Philippines-Mighty Sports nears Jones Cup sweep after win over Egypt

MANILA, Philippines – Philippines-Mighty Sports moved a step closer to an overall sweep of the 36th William Jones Cup with an 80-61 victory over Egypt on Saturday, July 30, in Taiwan.

Already assured of the Jones Cup championship, Philippines-Mighty Sports moved to a 7-0 record and has a remaining game against Chinese-Taipei B.

Al Thornton led Philippines-Mighty Sports with 20 points and 15 rebounds while Dewarick Spencer added 19 points. 

Philippines-Mighty Sports was able to seal the win in the fourth period thanks to a 14-0 run. 

Mike Singletary and Edrick Ferrer both also played well with 11 and 9 points, respectively. – Rappler.com