Kano Pillars played their second game of the Seri Mutiara Cup 2017 against Chinese side Beijing Flying Dragons and although Kwese PBL Finals MVP - Nwafor Joseph - finished with a double double (12 points and 10 rebounds), the teams still fell short.
The Dragons started the game on a roll lead with as much as 15 points 5 mins into the first quarter. A dominance they maintained throughout the first quarter. Pillars could only score 7 points. Dragons has 26.
The Flying Dragons extended this lead into the second quarters finishing 28 points above the Nigerian champions. Kano Pillars tried to come back in the third quarter but the Dragons held on. The game ended 71-59.
Kano Pillars will play their last group game today against Korea LG Sakers.