UAAP Jrs: Eaglets, Bullpups stake spotless slate vs different foes
Norman Lee Benjamin Riego on Nov 29, 2017 07:22 AM
Ateneo and NU are the pacesetters in the UAAP 80 Juniors Basketball Tournament
Games on Wednesday at the Filoil Flying V Centre
9:00 AM – DLSZ vs UPIS
11:00 AM – UST vs FEU-Diliman
1:00 PM – UE vs Ateneo
3:00 PM – NU vs Adamson
Ateneo de Manila High School and Nazareth School of National University have, thus far, reigned supreme in the UAAP 80 Juniors Basketball Tournament.
The two teams seek to solidify their spots atop the leaderboard when they take on separate opponents on Wednesday at the Filoil Flying V Centre.
Coming off a 59-47 thumping of defending champion Far Eastern University-Diliman, the Blue Eaglets eye to take care of business against lowly University of the East at 1:00 PM.
Fresh off their own convincing victory, 89-85, versus upstart University of Sto. Tomas, the Bullpups eye to send Adamson High School crashing back to Earth at 3:00 PM.
The two teams both stand at 3-0 and another win will keep their slates spotless ahead of crucial contests on Saturday with Ateneo battling the Tiger Cubs and NU waging war against the Baby Tamaraws.
Meanwhile, defending champion FEU-Diliman and upstart UST dispute a big-time bounce back when they take on one another at 11:00 AM.
In the day’s other game, University of the Philippines Integrated School goes for a win run against winless De La Salle Zobel at 9:00 AM.
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