Smart Gilas got its win no. 3 in 34th William Jones Cup after they overcame the gritty stand of South Korea, 82,79 yesterday.
The Philippine National Team made a catch-up basketball in the second half after they were burried by as much as 12 points(61-49) after a 17-3 run by the hot-shooting korean team.
PBA Teammates Gabe Norwood and Jeff Chan sparked the rally and scored all of the 12-4 run that got trimmed the lead by 4. Gary "El Granda" David wax hot in the fourth and drained 2 crucial jumper which gave them the lead at 82-79 for the win.
David registered 15 points to lead the team followed by Gabe Norwood with 10 and some crucial playmaking and defensive plays in the latter part of the game.