San Miguel Beermen center June Mar Fajardo exploded with 40 points against the NorthPort Batang Pier, 113-107.
Fajardp won’t be called as the “Kraken” for nothing as he also pulled down 19 rebounds.
This is the fourth time in the decorated career of Fajardo where he logged at least 40 points in a game.
He made sure that his squad snagged their fourth win in a row for them to climb up in the standings where they usually does in the past Philippine Cup.
“We’re still on track of achieving our goal of making the top two,” said SMB head coach Leo Austria.
San Miguel next game will be in Panabo City and against the league’s number one team the Phoenix Pulse Fuel Masters.
San Miguel vs NorthPort Box Score
Quarters: 21-25 | 50-54 | 84-77 | 113-107.
Beermen (113) – Fajardo 40, Romeo 23, Lassiter 15, Santos 11, Nabong 11, Ross 9, Rosser 4
Batang Pier (107) – Tautuaa 28, Anthony 16, Bolick 12, Grey 12, Taha 11, Elorde 11, Pringle 10, Lanete 5, Guinto 2