1977 Toyota vs Emtex Sacronels

19 Oct

The final standings in the 1977 PBA Invitational Conference: Emtex/Brazil (7-0), Toyota (6-1), Crispa (4-3), Tanduay (4-3), U-Tex (3-4), Ramrod/Australia (2-5), Mariwasa (2-5), and Presto (0-7).

Results during the last three playing dates:

December 10 – U-Tex 159-131 win over Presto (Snake Jones with 45 points for U-Tex, Cisco Oliver with 44 points and Nino Samuel adding 37 points for Presto), Second game saw Crispa beat Ramrod, 131-112, Cyrus Mann scored 36 points for the Redmanizers, In the third game, Emtex Sacronels rout Mariwasa, 150-118 (Day with 38 points for the Panthers).

December 12 – First game: Tanduay’ 125-115 win over Presto (Harris with 37 points for the Esquires, Oliver with 45 points for Presto). Second game: U-Tex’ 140-109 win over Ramrod, Snake Jones scored 40 points for the Wranglers. Third game: Emtex’ 127-106 win over Toyota, Sky King scored 38 points while Sonny Jaworski added 30 points.

December 13 – U-Tex beats Mariwasa, 159-148, Jones with 44 points and Cristino Reynoso scoring 34 points, Day with 47 points and Jun Papa with 36 points for the Panthers. Second game: Toyota’ 134-126 win over Ramrod, three tamaraws scored above 30-plus points, Sky King with 36, Jaworski with 35 and Arnaiz with 34. Emtex beat Crispa in the third game, 106-99.

The 1977 PBA Invitational championship between Toyota Tamaraws and the visiting Emtex Sacronels of Brazil had Toyota winning via three-game finals sweep, the Tamaraws snapped the visitors’ win-streak by taking Game 1 on December 15, with Robert Jaworski scoring 26 points in a 115-99 victory.

The following day on December 16, Toyota made it 2-0 in a 113-108 win, John Irving topscored for the Tamaraws with 33 points, two nights later on December 18, Toyota finish off Emtex Sacronels, 129-108, Bruce “Sky” King scored 34 points and Irving added 30 points.

Tanduay won the series for third place over Crispa, 2-1, taking Games 1 and 3, 106-99 and 102-81, the Redmanizers took Game 2, 102-99.

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Posted by on October 19, 2013 in Philippine Basketball Association


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