The Nueva Ecija MiGuard is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the Davao Occidental Tigers at 6:30 P.M. on August 23, 2019 live from the Muntinlupa Sports Complex, Metro Manila.
The MiGuard is hoping that tonight will be the end of their two-game slump while the Tigers wanted to growl louder as they try to extend their winning streak to eight.
The Nueva Ecija squad is coming from a heart-breaking loss against the Imus Bandera last August 20 at the Batangas City Coliseum.
With just under two minutes left in the fourth quarter of that match, the now known as the ForestLake they’re still in a position to steal the game as the score was only at 70-72. However, Marlon Monte fouled PBA veteran Jayjay Helterbrand from the three-point area and that was the reason that their opponent was able to establish the needed separation.
ForestLake Jimbo Aquino led his team in scoring with 16 points and three rebounds.
For the Davao group, on the other hand, they made another convincing victory against the Quezon City Capitals last August 16 at the Pasig Sports Complex.
Their first-half defense which limits their opponent to only 26 points made way for another win.
Tigers’ Mark Yee had logged another double-double performance this season as he delivered 15 markers and 14 boards during that match.