Tech Xperts move on to next round of MCBL playoffs

The Tech Xperts advanced to the next round of the Metro Cebu Basketball League Rad Teamwear Cup playoffs after it dumped the Cebu Kingsmen, 106-90, at the City Sports Club-Cebu last Sunday, January 26, 2020.

Vhal Demae was unstoppable in that game as he put up a double-double performance of 41 points and 12 assists to go with five steals.

In other games, JCI Metro Cebu Uptown edged the Hotshots, 87-86, thanks to the efforts of Arnel Suan who tallied 24 points. The Scoregasm also triumphed over the Splash Bros, 75-48, as Mustafa Ali fired in 28 points.

TSO moved on with 91-81 victory over the AME, as Danilo Contardo had a fantastic ballgame with 34 points. Re-Ignite Hope advanced with a 112-87 rout of the Paneros with Eros Pilapil tallying 24 points, six rebounds and two assists.

Lite Ferry 88 booked their place in the next round with an 82-72 win over Liquid as Clifford Pardillo knocked in 20 markers. The Titans handily defeated the BBC, 113-74, as Denzel Sabroso registered 32 points.

Meanwhile, the RECJC Pension Spartans crushed the Chef Lumpia, 112-72, as Kendrick Lim led the way with 26 points, 10 rebounds, three assists and four steals. MDC Realty and Brokerage nipped the W&K Brothers, 117-113, with Emmanuel Villamor putting up 34 points and eight boards.

The Barracudas also got the best of the Black Mambas, 91-86, while the Freeasia Knights dumped Gulf War, 102-98.