LPU targets solo first at expense of grounded JRU
Norman Lee Benjamin Riego on Jul 20, 2018 07:34 AM
LPU is looking to make it three in a row
Games on Friday at the Filoil Flying V Centre
12:00 PM – Mapua vs CSB
2:00 PM – LPU vs JRU
4:00 PM – San Sebastian vs Letran
It has been smooth sailing for Lyceum of the Philippines University thus far in the 94th Season of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.
The Pirates hope to keep away from the rough seas when they go at it with winless Jose Rizal University on Friday at the Filoil Flying V Centre.
A place alone atop the leaderboard is at stake in the matchup for 2-0 LPU at the expense of the 0-1 Heavy Bombers at 2:00 PM. All of the action will be on S+A, S+A HD, and livestream.
Meanwhile, upstarts wage war against one another when Mapua University takes on College of St. Benilde at 12:00 PM while San Sebastian College-Recoletos rekindles its age-old rivalry with Colegio de San Juan de Letran at 4:00 PM.
Juniors action will then see a Finals rematch between the defending champion LSGH Greenies (1-0) and the runner-up Mapua Red Robins (0-1) at 8:00 AM. There will also be matchups between the JRU Light Bombers (1-0) and the LPU Junior Pirates (1-1) at 10:00 AM as well as between the San Sebastian Staglets (1-1) and the Letran Squires (0-1) at 6:00 PM.
Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo.