Aguilar drains buzzer-beater as Ginebra stuns San Miguel for 2-1 lead
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Aguilar drains buzzer-beater as Ginebra stuns San Miguel for 2-1 lead

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
09:25 PM September 30, 2016

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Japeth Aguilar nailed the winner at the buzzer as Ginebra fended off defending champions San Miguel, 97-96, to regain edge in the semifinal round of the PBA Governors’ Cup Friday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.

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Aguilar connected on an uncontested jumper from the left baseline to give the crowd darlings a 2-1 series lead, just one win away from a return to the Finals.

Rookie guard Scottie Thompson also shone in the pivotal win as he finished with a rare triple double of 12 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists with zero turnovers in 35 minutes of action.

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Game 4 in on Sunday also at the Big Dome with the Kings getting their first crack at the title round, their first since the 2013 Commissioner’s Cup.

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