Sharks seal finals spot

THE Accenture Sharks earned a shot at redemption as they returned to the finals in the Elite Classic division after beating the Concentrix Converters, 83-62, in Game Two of the semifinals in the Tanduay Athletics E-Leagues for Basketball at the City Sports Club-Cebu basketball court on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.

The win gave the Sharks a sweep of the Converters in the best-of-three semifinals and set up a rematch with the defending champions Sykes Pioneers. Game 1 of the finals is on Feb. 1 at the same venue.

Accenture did not waste any time in asserting its dominance as it raced off to a 40-21 lead at halftime before cruising to the easy win.

Edsun Tabar had 18 points, four rebounds and two blocks to lead the Sharks while former University of Southern Philippines Foundation Panthers ace Junas Misa showcased his all-around skills with 13 points, five rebounds, four assists and five steals. Miguel Calo almost had a double-double with 12 points and nine rebounds.

Mark Bacho led the Converters with 12 points and six rebounds. (JNP)