Brgy. Ginebra San Miguel put on a show and crushed the Magnolia Hotshots, 106-80, to advance to the semifinals of the 2019 PBA Commissioner’s Cup Tuesday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Ginebra completely pulled away after a 40-point surge in the third quarter, which ensured a sweep of the best-of-three Manila Clasico quarterfinal series.
Justin Brownlee delivered 30 points, nine rebounds, six assists, and four steals in just three quarters. Japeth Aguilar went 8-for-9 from the field to finish with 18 points, to go with six rebounds, three assists, and two blocks.
Both teams opted to field in their bench personnel in the final period as the Kings’ lead ballooned to up to 35 points.
Mark Caguioa made the most out of his time on the floor by making all five of his shot attempts to contribute 12 points.