Ginebra trounces Phoenix in elims ender

Barangay Ginebra San Miguel ended its elimination campaign on a high note after defeating Phoenix, 100-93, in the PBA Philippine Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum Thursday night.,A thunderous ram from Japeth Aguilar iced the game with 1:03 left as the Kings finished their preliminaries with an 8-3 card.,Ginebra will now just wait for the final results to determine its quarterfinal seeding once the elimination round ends on Friday.,With the Fuel Masters missing the services of main gunner Matthew Wright, Aguilar took advantage and led the Kings with 17 points and four rebounds, while Scottie Thompson had a double-double game of 14 points and 14 markers.,Aljon Mariano also tallied 13 markers, while Stanley Pringle and Nards Pinto had 10 apiece.,Jason Perkins and Sean Anthony led Phoenix with 17 and 16 apiece, but the Fuel Masters ended their campaign on a sorry 3-8 record.,The Scores:,GINEBRA 100 – J.Aguilar 17, Thompson 14, Mariano 13, Pinto 10, Pringle 10, Chan 9, Standhardinger 8, Onwubere 7, Tenorio 4, Caperal 4, David 4,PHOENIX 93 – Perkins 17, Anthony 16, Tio 13, Muyang 12, Serrano 7, Melecio 6, Garcia 5, Jazul 5, Porter 5, Lalata 3, Rios 2, Robles 2,QUARTERS: 22-14, 47-45, 76-66, 100-93