ROXAS Zanorte and ZC Omars topped their respective groups in the Mindanao Basketball League (MBL) Fiesta Pilar Cup 2017 in Zamboanga City on Wednesday.
Eddie Laure had 29 points as Roxas Zanorte defeated Pagadian, 123-107, while RJ Argamino had 25 points in ZC Omars’ 134-101 win over Ayala.
With the victory, Roxas Zanorte topped Group B with an unblemished 3-0 win-loss slate. ZC Omars, meanwhile, took first place in Group A after going 2-1 in the elimination round.
The Omars will face Basilan BRT in the semifinals on Friday night after BRT beat Zamboanga Mudz, 117-97 to take second place in Group B.
Former KIA cager Rene Pacquiao had 22 points for Gensan Kings in its 115-85 win over Sindangan to take second spot in Group A. The Kings will face Roxas Zanorte in the semifinals also on Friday night.