Japeth Aguilar had 23 points as the Philippines cruised to another easy victory this time against Thailand, 108-53, in the 2017 SEABA Championships at the Araneta Coliseum on Tuesday.
Gilas Pilipinas allowed Thailand to hang around in the opening period, earning a modest 18-14 lead, before outscoring the visitors 90-39 in the last the quarters.
Calvin Abueva added 15 markers, while Terrence Romeo and Andray Blatche logged 11 points each. Gilas shot a high 3 percent from the field to outdo Thailand's 34 percent clip. The Philippines also dominated the boards, 50-33.
Next for Gilas is Vietnam, a team that lost a close one to Malaysia, 86-85. —NB, GMA News