Ravena, Austin lead Chooks to Go comeback over Kazakhstan in FIBA Asia Champions Cup
MANILA, Philippines - Highly-touted 7-footer Isaiah Austin was as good as advertised in Chooks to Go Pilipinas’ 73-65 victory over BC Astana Kazakhstan in in Chenzhou, China.
The former NBA lottery prospect was all over the court Friday night, September 22, posting a double-double of 17 points, 18 rebounds and 6 huge blocks in the win. Kiefer Ravena, meanwhile, led the team in scoring with 22 points and kept the undersized Philippine team in the game with timely scoring bursts.
Dmitriy Gavrilov led the Kazakh effort with an 11-point, 11-board double-double.
Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas will next face Palestine club Sareyyet Ramallah tomorrow, Saturday. – Rappler.com