Fil-Am Mike Williams shines as Saigon Heat score another big win, deal Chong Son Kung Fu first ABL loss
Mike Williams delivers 24 points as the Heat score another big win. Photo from

THE Saigon Heat handed Chong Son Kung Fu its first loss, 96-93, on Saturday in the Asean Basketball League at the CIS Arena in Ho Chi Minh City.

Maxie Esho scored 35 points and hauled 12 rebounds, Fil-American Mike Williams added 24 points, five rebounds, and seven assists, and the Heat upped their mark to 4-2.

The Heat have stopped erstwhile unbeaten teams for the second consecutive game after winning over the Christian Standhardinger-led Hong Kong Eastern earlier this week.

Moses Morgan converted the go-ahead basket, while Akeem Scott scored off a turnover in the final moments.

Fil-American Caelan Tiongson picked up 23 points and seven rebounds for Chong Son Kung Fu, which fell to 4-1.

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