NCAA 95 recap: San Beda sweeps Round 1; Letran, 3 others trailing

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Posted at Sep 06 2019 07:08 PM

San Beda University finished the first round of NCAA 95 men's basketball with a 9-0 record, capped by a 69-60 win over Mapua University at Cuneta Astrodome on Friday.

Calvin Oftana continued his brilliant showing for the Red Lions, posting another double-double with 24 points and 12 rebounds on top of five assists.

Mapua fell to 3-6.

In other games, San Sebastian College-Recoletos downed Arellano University 85-79, while Colegio de San Juan de Letran routed College of Saint Benilde 88-64.

San Sebastian and Letran thus joined Saint Benilde and idle Lyceum of the Philippines University in joint second to fifth places with identical 6-3 records.

JM Calma posted a 17-point, 10-rebound double-double before fouling out late while Allyn Bulanadi topped the scoring column with 22 points for San Sebastian.

Meanwhile, Jerrick Balanza finished with 26 points to lead Letran,

For the full San Beda-Mapua recap, click here.
For the full San Sebastian-Arellano recap, click here.
For the full Letran-Saint Benilde recap, click here.

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