FEU opens UAAP juniors title defense against Zobel


Posted at Nov 10 2017 04:28 PM

The FEU-Diliman Baby Tamaraws open their title defense against De La Salle-Zobel. File. Arvin Lim, ABS-CBN Sports

MANILA, Philippines – De La Salle-Zobel will be the first team to test Far Eastern University-Diliman as the Baby Tamaraws begin their bid for back-to-back juniors basketball crowns against the Junior Archers on Saturday at the FilOil Flying V Centre.

The Baby Tamaraws and the Junior Archers play in the third game of a heavy four-game schedule at 2 p.m.

The UAAP Season 80 juniors basketball tournament officially opens at 10 a.m., with Goldwyn Monteverde making his coaching debut for National University against University of the East.

Ateneo and Adamson University collide at 12 noon, and University of Santo Tomas and UP Integrated School wrap up the opening day schedule at 4 p.m.

FEU and NU will meet in a rematch of last season's Finals on December 3 at the Blue Eagle Gym.

The rest of the first round matches will be played at the San Juan Arena. 

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