UAAP VOLLEYBALL: NU out to start a winning run

Mark Escarlote on Feb 17, 2018 11:28 PM
UAAP VOLLEYBALL: NU out to start a winning run
National University hopes to start its first winning run this season against De La Salle University.

After getting back in the win column following a painful loss to three-time champion Ateneo de Manila University, National University tries its luck to spark a winning run in the 80th UAAP men’s volleyball tournament at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan Sunday.

The Bulldogs face De La Salle University in the curtain-raiser at 8:00 a.m.    

The match will air live on LIGA on SkyCable Channel 86, LIGA HD on SkyCable Channel 183 and via livestream.

NU recovered from a four-set loss to the Blue Eagles on Feb. 7 with a 25-14, 25-19, 25-12, drubbing of University of the East a week ago for a 2-1 win-loss record tied with University of Sto. Tomas behind unbeaten Far Eastern University (4-0) and Ateneo (3-1).

The Green Spikers occupy fifth and sixth spots with Adamson University with 1-2 slate.

DLSU gave FEU a tough fight before succumbing, 22-25, 25-15, 28-30, 22-25, on Valentine’s Day.

Meanwhile, UST and Adamson clash at 10:00 a.m.

 

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