UAAP 81 Finals By The Numbers: The Thirdy Show

Paul Lintag on Dec 08, 2018 03:45 PM
UAAP 81 Finals By The Numbers: The Thirdy Show
Ateneo scored 187 points in the UAAP Finals. Thirdy Ravena scored or assisted in 95 of them.

Today would have been Game 3 of the UAAP Season 81 men's basketball Finals.

Game 3 of the Battle of Katipunan.

But oh well, blame the Blue Eagles of Ateneo for ending the series rather early.

Maybe they just wanted to proclaim "This Is Atin" already. Or is it One Big Fight? Anyway, the Blue Eagles are still champions and it appears that Ateneo has another dysnasty on the way.

But before all of that, one final By the Numbers for this season because it was a good one for sure.




Average points for Ateneo's Thiry Ravena against UP this season.

Thirdy went beast mode against the Fighting Maroons in four games this year, scoring over 24 points all while shooting 50 percent from the field. He also has 9.5 rebounds, 5.0 assists, 1.8 steals, and 1.3 blocks vs. UP.



Average points for Thirdy Ravena against the rest of the UAAP.

After UP, Thirdy's numbers drop significantly. Against the rest of the league, he's only going for 11.8 points, 5.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 1.0 steals, and 0.9 blocks while shooting 39.8 percent from the field.



Total attendance for Game 2 of Ateneo-UP at the Araneta Coliseum.

That's a lot of fans. Battle of Katipunan came through on attendance that's for sure.



Total points for the Blue Eagles in the Season 81 Finals against UP.

Thirdy Ravena scored or assisted in 95 of them.



Total points for Thirdy Ravena in Game 2 of the Finals, most in the UAAP since 2003.

38 points is also Thirdy's UAAP career-high, which matched that of his older brother Kiefer.



Straight wins for the Blue Eagles to finish of the season.

Ateneo was 5-2 after the first round, with a second loss coming at the hands of FEU. The Blue Eagles then swept the rest of the way.



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