LIVE UPDATES - NCAA Season 95 Men's Basketball Finals Game 1: San Beda vs. Letran
ABS-CBN Sports on Nov 11, 2019 04:41 PM
(Photo: Josh Albelda)
Collegiate rivals San Beda University and Colegio de San Juan de Letran battle for all the marbles when they collide in the Finals of the NCAA Season 95 Men's Basketball Tournament.
After sweeping the elimination round, defending champion San Beda earned themselves an outright Finals berth while three other squads battled for the right to face them in the season-ending series.
Emerging from the three-team rumble that was the Stepladder Semifinals was Letran, who took down San Sebastian and Lyceum to set up a showdown with San Beda in a rematch of the NCAA Season 91 finals.
Game 1 happens on Tuesday, November 12th. Who draws first blood?
We've got LIVE UPDATES here:
FINAL: LETRAN 65, SAN BEDA 64
Letran ends San Beda's 18-game winning streak (32 overall) and takes Game 1 of the Finals, 65 - 64.
Knights regain lead
Nelle continues his scoring spree
END OF 3RD QUARTER: LETRAN 47, SAN BEDA 44
Fran Yu scores on a last second drive to give Letran a three-point advantage after three quarters.
Letran grabs the upper hand
San Beda extends lead at the start of the second half
HALFTIME: SAN BEDA 32, LETRAN 28
Lions regains upper hand and leads after two quarters of play
Knights hanging on to the lead
Letran regains lead to start the 2nd quarter
END OF 1ST QUARTER: SAN BEDA 18 -17 LETRAN
San Beda keeping things close in the opening frame
...but a Jerrick Balanza triple ties it up at 12-12
San Beda regains the lead...
Knights and Red Lions trading blows early, as Letran takes the lead 9-7 off a Bonbon Batiller drive!
San Beda first on the board, courtesy of this triple from Donald Tankoua.
GAME 1. HERE WE GO! Catch the action LIVE on https://sports.abs-cbn.com/livestream/ncaa!