BACOOR – Home team Bacoor had a trouble-free ride in dealing Pasig a sound beating, 84-59, to get back on the winning track in the MPBL Datu Cup Tuesday night at the Strike Gymnasium here.
Fresh from representing the IECO Green Warriors in the Asia League Terrific 12, Gab Banal went a rebound away from posting a double-double performance as he came away with 25 points and nine rebounds to power the Strikers to a one sided win.
The team arrested a two-game skid and improved its win-loss record to 5-4.
The loss was the eighth in nine games for the Pirates, who fell deeper at the bottom of the team standings.
Mark Montuano added 13 markers while Chris Sumalinog contributed 11.