Che'lu Bar takes control early and cruises to victory over Go for Gold
Michael Calisaan and three other Revellers score in double figures. Dante Peralta

CHE'LU Bar and Grill-San Sebastian seized control early and went on to beat Go for Gold-CSB, 87-65 in the PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup on Tuesday at the Marikina Sports Center.

The Revellers raced off to a 15-2 start and refused to ease off the gas pedal on the way to their fourth victory in seven games.

Go for Gold fell to a 2-3 win-loss tally.

"Mas prepared kami ngayon," said Che'Lu coach Stevenson Tiu on a match he called a “must-win.”

“Yun ang motivation e, na hindi kami safe. Marami pang pwedeng mangyari. Yan ang challenge ko sa kanila.”

Justin Gutang paced Go for Gold with 12 points, six rebounds, three assists and two blocks.

Matt Salem added 11 markers.

The scores:

Che’Lu San Sebastian 87 — Bulanadi 15, De Leon 14, Calisaan 13, Collado 11, Ilagan 8, Batino 6, Faundo 4, Capobres 3, Jeruta 3, Siruma 3, Santos 2.

Go for Gold 65 — Gutang 12, Salem 11, Haruna 9, Domingo 8, Alejandro 5, Ocampo 3, Pasturan 3, Young 3, Gaco 2, Leutcheu 2, Naboa 1, Casiño 0, Pili 0.

Quarterscores: 17-12; 39-29; 58-42; 87-65.

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