The Talk N’ Text Katropa beat San Miguel Beer, 115-105, in Game-3 of the 2019 PBA Commissioner’s Cup on Friday, August 8, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Cubao, Quezon City.
Terrence Jones scored 13 of his 37 points during a 24 point-run that allowed Katropa to turn a 17-point deficit, 19-36, to a seven point lead, 43-36. He also went close to a triple double after making 18 rebounds and nine assists in the game.
Roger Pogoy also scored 29 points while Don Trollano had 18 points for the Talk N’ Text to take a 2-1 lead in the Best-of-Seven series.
Chris Mccullough and June Mar Fajardo each registered 27 points and 13 rebounds to pace the Beermen. They even scored six straight baskets in the final minutes of the game to bring the point difference down to eight, 113-105.
San Miguel will attempt tie the series again when they face Talk N’ Text in Game-4 on Sunday, Aug. 11, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.