B.League: Juan Gómez de Liaño scoreless in the defeat of Tokio Z

Juan Gomez de Liaño for Tokyo ZB LEAGUE PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines – Yamagata raced against Tokyo Z and Juan Gomez de Liaño, 81-51, in the B. League second division on Saturday at Yamagata Prefectural Sports Park.

The Wyverns gave the Earth Friends a good beating when they dominated in the second quarter on a 20-7 streak throughout the period to take a 30-23 lead before the break.

A 16-5 run in the fourth, which Kenny Lawson Jr. capped, would put Yamagata up 68-44 at the midpoint of the fourth quarter.

It was a miserable outing for Gómez de Liaño, as he played only a minute and a half and failed to score on his only field goal attempt.

Lawson finished with 25 points, 11 rebounds and three assists for the Wyverns, while Jawad Williams added 19 points, five rebounds and four assists.

Pat Andree had 14 points for Tokyo Z, which fell to 0-3.

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