Teams were divided into two groups but will play a two-round eliminations; 18 games per team; Teams are then seeded by basis on win-loss records. Ties are broken among point differentials of the tied teams.
The top four teams per group will qualify to the quarterfinals
Quarterfinals will be a single round robin affair within the groups. Results from the elimination will not be carried over.
The top two teams per group will qualify to the semifinal round.
Talk 'N Text and Coca Cola advances to the semifinals, the Phone Pals defeated Barangay Ginebra, 99-86, while the Tigers nip Batang Red Bull, the team with the best record in the eliminations, 80-79.