NCAA 95: San Beda lords over Mapua to lock down top-seed

Norman Lee Benjamin Riego, ABS-CBN Sports

Posted at Oct 04 2019 04:53 PM

NCAA 95: San Beda lords over Mapua to lock down top-seed 1
Josh Albelda, ABS-CBN Sports

San Beda University made quick work of young Mapua University, 83-55, Friday at Filoil Flying V Centre, to march forward to its 16th win in as many games in the NCAA 95 Men's Basketball Tournament.

The Red Lions let the young Cardinals keep close in the first half before breaking the game wide open in the third quarter where the dominated by a score of 21-9.

James Canlas did the most damage there, dropping seven of his 16 points, while "Bandana Bro" Evan Nelle had his own five markers in the same timeframe.

From there, the defending champions would never look back to yet another win that assures them of the top-seed for the Final Four.

Read the entire recap on ABS-CBN Sports here.