Monday, January 27, 2003

President Cup - Dacin stays unbeaten in preliminaries

Tien Lei scored 18 of his game-high 26 points in the second half to lead Dacin storming back from a 13-point first half deficit and defeated Jutai Tech, 81-76. Dacin heads to the finals, while the other seed will be determined between Yulon and Mars, with a perfect 7-0 record in the preliminaries.

Dacin 81-76 Jutai(Dacin – Tien Lei 26p+15rb+4s+3blk, Lin Kwan-lun 22p ; Jutai – Yang Yu-ming 22p, O-Yang Jin-hen 14p)
BOT 96-75 Military(BOT – Ho Sho-jen 26p ; Military – Lin Chun-feng 33p, Chiu Chi-yi 19p)

Dacin 7-0
Yulon 5-1
Mars 4-2
Jutai 4-3
BOT 3-4
Taiwan Beer 2-5
Yi-tong 2-5
Military 0-7

Women’s competition: Second Leg
Taiwan Powers 68-57(2OT) Ya-dong
Chunghwa Telecom 82-74 Tai-yuan

Kuo-tai 2-0
Chunghwa Telecom 2-0
Taiwan Powers 1-1
Tai-yuan 1-2
Ya-dong 0-3