CHE'LU Bar and Grill-San Sebastian formalized its entry into the PBA D-League Aspirants’ Cup quarterfinals with a masterful 99-60 win over also-ran Batangas-EAC on Monday at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.
Samboy de Leon led the Revellers' balanced attack with 15 points, five rebounds and two assists while four others finished in double figures.
Allyn Bulanadi and Alfred Batino chipped in 13 points apiece, Ryan Costelo posted a double-double of 13 markers and 10 rebounds, and Jayson David scored 11.
The Revellers zoomed to a 25-14 lead and cruised to their seventh victory in 10 matches and close in on No. 3 Marinerong Pilipino (7-2).
Akari-Adamson and Centro Escolar University share the lead at 8-2.
"Kahit papano makakarelax na kami. Tamang tama may break kami," said Che'Lu coach Stevenson Tiu, who missed the services of injured Mike Calisaan.
The Generals slid to a 1-8 win-loss tally with two games left in their schedule.
The only time the Generals led was early in the match when they scored four straight points.
Cedrick Ablaza paced the Generals with 14 points and seven rebounds, while Cedrick de Joya added 10 markers.
Che’Lu Bar-San Sebastian 99 — De Leon 15, Batino 13, Bulanadi 13, Costelo 13, David 11, Collado 8, Faundo 8, Siruma 8, Capobres 6, Lao 3, Ilagan 1, Jeruta 0, Santos 0.
Batagas-EAC 60 — Ablaza 14, De Joya 10, Garcia 8, Dela Peña 5, J. Mendoza 5, Bugarin 4, E. Mendoza 4, Pate 4, Tampoc 4, Altamirano 2, Corilla 0, Estacio 0, Maguliano 0, Martin 0.
Quarterscores: 25-14; 46-25; 73-40; 99-60.