QATAR defeats PHILIPPINES, 77-68
Determined Qatar sends Gilas Pilipinas reeling to another loss
Watson splits. Qatar now leads by 9.
Qatar lead is now 8 with 36 seconds left in the game.
36.4 seconds remaining in the game and we are down by 6. 74-68, Qatar.
Paul Lee fouls out of the game QAT 74-68 PHI
Alapag nails a triple! This isn’t over yet! QAT 74-68 PHI
Mohammed with a layup. Philippines now down by 9. QAT 74-65 PHI
Watson scores one over Douthit. QAT 72-65 PHI
Watson slashes through, but Douthit answers back on the other end! QAT 70-65 PHI
Chan with a 2. Norwood with a steal and Qatar fouls. Gabe makes both freebies QAT 69-63 PHI
Saeed makes 1 out of 2 of his freebies. QAT 68-59 PHI
Mohamed scores fa long 2. QAT 65-59 PHI
Mohd Mohammed fouls. Pingris on the line and he goes 2/2. QAT 63-59 PHI
At the end of the third, Qatar holds a five-point lead
With his 3rd!!! Alapag is on fire! QAT 56-51 PHI
Alapag with back-to-back threes QAT 56-48 PHI
Gilas Pilipinas playing catch up QAT 53-42 PHI
(3Q, 5:05) PHILIPPINES 39 – 51 QATAR
(3Q, 7:52) PHILIPPINES 39 – 42 QATAR
Gilas half-time stats: Lee has 8 pts, Marcus 6, LA and Chan 5 each
(Halftime) PHILIPPINES 39-36 QATAR
Mohd Mohammed scores. He scores again. Chan with back-to-back misses. 39-36 Gilas.
Chan with a tough shot, still makes it. 39-32 now for Gilas.
Chan quickly makes an impact, sinks a three! 37-32 Gilas.
Baker Mohamed makes both FTs. Jeff Chan returns for Lee. 34-32 Gilas.
Double foul called on Japeth Aguilar and Mohammed. 34-30 for Gilas.
Lee beats the shot clock! Lee called for the foul on Watson. 34-29 Gilas.
Watson three. He cuts the Gilas lead to 32-29.
(2Q, 4:08) PHILIPPINES 32 – 26 QATAR
Mohammed tips it in. Dillinger for three! 32-24 for Gilas.
Daoud ends the drought. But RDO quick to respond. 29-22 for Gilas.
One more three for Paul Lee! And it’s now a 12-0 burst for Gilas.
(2Q, 7:58) PHILIPPINES 24 – 19 QATAR
Lee with a three! YES! 24-19 now for Gilas.
June Mar patiently waits, scores and gets the foul! He misses the bonus.
End of 1st quarter: Gilas 19-19 Qatar.
Abdulla scores. Tenorio for three! BANG! 19-18 for Qatar.
David makes both FTs, cuts Qatar lead to 17-15.
(1Q, 3:22) PHILIPPINES 10 – 9 QATAR