Japeth Aguilar led the undefeated Gilas Pilipinas in their victory against Thailand on May 16 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
The Gilas veteran made 23 points in order to assist the Philippine National Basketball team in defeating Thailand with a score of 108-53.
Aguilar gave a combination of dunks and three-point shots during his 17 minute game time.
During the start of the game, Thailand was able to match the pace of Gilas and was able to close the score to 18-14 during the end of the first quarter.
However, as the second quarter started, the host country began to dominate the game and, by the end of the second half, the score difference reached to 51-26.
This is Gilas’ fourth victory in the continuing 2017 Southeast Asian Basketball Association Championships.