NCAA: Altas near Final Four, pound Generals

first_imgGretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title UAAP men’s basketball starting 5: Week 4 Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew MOST READ View comments For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netUniversity of Perpetual Help moved closer to a Final Four berth after an 81-67 romp of Emilio Aguinaldo College in the NCAA Season 94 men’s basketball tournament Tuesday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.Kim Aurin came off the bench and set a career-high 26 points on 9-of-15 shooting from the field that went with five rebounds and three assists while Prince Eze posted a double-double of 14 points and 16 rebounds with two blocks to boot for the Altas, who rolled to their sixth consecutive win.ADVERTISEMENT Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next “We struggled a bit in the first half. The boys were a bit tight because they wanted to build a big lead right away,” said Perpetual Help head coach Frankie Lim, whose team only needs a split in its last two games to clinch a Final Four slot.“Fortunately, they settled down and had a strong third quarter. We had a good flow in our offense,” Lim added.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissHamadou Laminou led the Generals with 17 points and eight rebounds before he inadvertently got kneed on the back of his head by Perpetual Help’s Jerome Pasia and was stretchered off with 22.6 seconds left in the third quarter. Pasia got ejected after being slapped with a disqualifying foul.The Altas pulled away from a close first half after outscoring the Generals, 24-14, in the third quarter.center_img Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award LATEST STORIES Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew “We made a lot of stops and we transformed it to fastbreak points in the second half. Easy baskets, easy layups were our prize for making stops.”last_img