Philippines vs Chinese Taipei game result, September 20 (2012 FIBA Asia Quarterfinals): Smart Gilas wins, enters Semifinals

Philippines’ Smart Gilas defeated Chinese-Taipei, 75-68, in the 2012 FIBA Asia CUP quarterfinals in Tokyo, Japan on Thursday, September 20.

Team Philippines capitalized on their rebound advantage of 50 compared to the opponents’ 30 boards.

The nationals also played well on defense and had 11 steals for the entire game.

Marcus Douthit led Smart Gilas with 19 points, 18 rebounds, 2 steals and 4 blocks. Gary David added 14 points while Ranidel de Ocampo contributed double digits with 10 points along with 8 rebounds.

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Game Scores: Philippines 75 – Douthit 19, David 14, de Ocampo 10, Tenorio 9, Fonacier 9, Dillinger 5, Chan 5, Norwood 4, Thoss 0.

Philippines will face Iran in the Semifinals on Friday, September 21.