MANILA, Philippines — James Spencer treated his mother to a sweet-shooting night after posting a career-high 19 points in University of the Philippines’ win over Far Eastern University in the UAAP Season 85 men’s basketball tournament on Thursday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Inspired by his mom watching from the stands at the Big Dome, Spencer shot 7-of-13 from the field, including four three-pointers to give the Fighting Maroons their 10th win in 11 games.
“It’s always good to have my family here. I always look to the stands and make sure she sees it. It was special to have my mom here,” said Spencer, who also had three rebounds and a steal.
But aside from the extra motivat…
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