San Beda has its sights set on twice-to-beat advantage
Norman Lee Benjamin Riego on Sep 28, 2017 06:53 AM
Games on Thursday at the Filoil Flying V Centre
2:00 PM – CSB vs Mapua
4:00 PM – San Beda vs Arellano
San Beda College and Arellano University will meet again in another rematch of last year’s Finals now in the second round of the NCAA 93 Men’s Basketball Tournament.
Only this time, the two teams have very different goals.
The Red Lions are on the hunt for a twice-to-beat advantage while the Chiefs are on the hunt for a much-needed boost in their playoff push on Thursday at the Filoil Flying V Centre.
San Beda (12-1) shoots for a 12th win in a row while Arellano shoots for an improvement to its 5-8 standing at 4:00 PM and all of the action will be on S+A, S+A HD, and livestream.
Meanwhile, College of St. Benilde goes out to breathe some more life to its playoff hopes in its matchup with Mapua University at 2:00 PM.
Juniors action will see big-time showdowns between the league-leading 11-2 Malayan Red Robins and the second-running 10-3 CSB-La Salle Greenhills Junior Blazers at 10:00 AM as well as between the 8-5 San Beda Red Cubs and the 6-7 Arellano Braves.
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