PCCL: Ateneo torches Letran for semis seat

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Feb 15 2020 05:59 PM

Ateneo de Manila let loose a 30-4 run in the third quarter to strike down Colegio de San Juan de Letran and march its way to the 2020 Philippine Collegiate Champions League semifinals on Saturday.

Led by Dwight Ramos and Troy Mallillin, the Blue Eagles claimed a 79-61 win at Filoil Flying V Centre.

Ramos had 16 points, 7 rebounds, 3 steals, and 2 assists while Mallillin scored 16 markers and 6 boards.

Prior to its third quarter explosion, Ateneo trailed Letran before Ramos orchestrated a run late in the first half.

The Knights finished the tournament winless.

Ateneo faces the winner of the Visayas-Mindanao group in the final 4.

BOX SCORES

ATENEO 79 - D. Ramos 16, Mallillin 16, Belangel 10, Credo 8, Daves 6, Fornilos 6, Kouame 5, Tio 5, Navarro 4, Mamuyac 2, E. Ramos 1, Chiu 0, P. Maagdenberg 0, Berjay 0, E. Maagdenberg 0.

LETRAN 61 - Javillonar 15, Fajarito 10, Yu 9, Brutas 6, Mina 5, Pambid 5, Guarino 5, Rocacurva 4, Reyson 2, Ambohot 0, Banez 0.

QUARTER SCORES: 11-16, 35-35, 65-39, 79-61.