GAMBOA Coffee Mix-St. Clare got a lucky break in the waning seconds of overtime to take a 107-106 win over Zark's Burger-Lyceum in the PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup on Tuesday at the JCSGO Gym in Cubao.
With the score tied at 106 with under 10 ticks remaining, Zark's Burger-Lyceum was meted a technical foul for calling for a timeout when it had none left.
Trevis Jackson, who hit a triple that extended the match to an extra period, canned the pressure-packed technical free throw for the final score.
Jackson finished with game-high 29 points.
The Coffee Lovers improved its win-loss record to 4-3, while the Jawbreakers slid to their third straight defeat for a 4-4 tally.
Mike Nzeusseu and CJ Perez scored 20 each for the Jawbreakers.
Gamboa-St. Clare 107 - Jackson 29, Dionisio 25, Pare 23, Bitoon 10, Acuno 4, Rebugio 4, Rubio 4, Alcober 3, Fontanilla 3, Ambuludto 2, Hallare 0.
Zark’s-Lyceum 106 - Nzeusseu 20, Perez 20, Pretta 17, Ayaay 15, Ibañez 7, Caduyac 6, Jc. Marcelino 6, Santos 6, Jv. Marcelino 4, Tansingco 3, Serrano 2, Baltazar 0, Yong 0.
Quarterscores: 22-33; 50-53; 67-69; 93-93; 107-106.
Mike Nzeusseu and CJ Perez paced Zark'sBurger with 20 points each.