NCAA: Third-running Letran does battle with fourth-running Perps

Norman Lee Benjamin Riego on Oct 12, 2018 07:51 AM
Third-running Letran does battle with fourth-running Perps
It's Letran vs Perpetual in a crucial contest between playoff teams

Games on Friday at the Filoil Flying V Centre

12:00 PM – Perpetual vs Letran

2:00 PM – Mapua vs San Sebastian

4:00 PM – EAC vs JRU

Colegio de San Juan de Letran has a strong stranglehold of the third-seed for the Final Four of the NCAA 94 Men’s Basketball Tournament.

However, University of Perpetual Help is plotting to take that away from them as it it challenges the confident Knights in the middle of the Filoil Flying V Centre floor on Friday.

Coming off a big-time takedown of Lyceum of the Philippines University, Letran (12-4) now turns its attention to the Altas (11-5) who are far from satisfied with the fourth-seed they are currently occupying starting at 12:00 PM. As always, all of the action will be on S+A, S+A HD, and livestream.

In the day’s other games, San Sebastian College-Recoletos (4-12) and Mapua University (5-11) dispute a morale-boosting win at 2:00 PM while Emilio Aguinaldo College (4-13) eyes to dig a deeper hole for Jose Rizal University (2-14) at 4:00 PM.

And in Juniors action, the JRU Light Bombers (10-6) are out to book a ticket to the Final Four up against the EAC Brigadiers (3-14) at 6:00 PM while the Mapua Red Robins (12-4) are out to tighten their grip on the second-seed up against the San Sebastian Staglets (5-11) at 10:00 AM. There will also be a matchup between the Perpetual Junior Altas (7-9) and the Letran Squires (4-12) at 8:00 AM.

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