It's the human and fun side of our sports heroes

Heavy Bombers sink Altas, 68-54

172

Jose Rizal University capitalized on a late game run to defeat Perpetual Help, 68-54 to bounce back into contention in the NCAA Season 93 men’s basketball tournament at the Filoil Flying V Centre.

Teytey Teodoro sparked the Heavy Bombers’ offense in the fourth quarter to give JRU 62-52 cushion and even their win loss slate at 1-1.

The Heavy Bombers fell to the Lyceum Pirates in their opening game.

Teodoro paced the Jose Rizal with 26 points while Abdel Poutouchi added 13 points and seven rebounds.

Despite wearing the right uniform, the Altas fell to their second consecutive defeat. GJ Ylagan and Prince Eze led the Altas’ losing cause with similar 12 points apiece

Boxscores:

JRU (68) – Teodoro 26, Poutouochi 13, Lasquety 11, Grospe 8, Mendoza 4, Castor 4, Abdul Razak 2, Dela Virgen 0, David 0.

Perpetual Help (54) – Ylagan 12, Eze 12, Dagangon 9, Sadiwa 6, Pido 5, Coronel 3, Yuhico 3, Tamayo 3, Mangalino 1, Singontiko 0, Casas 0, Lucente 0, Clemente 0.

Quarterscores: 15-18, 39-30, 50-40, 68-54.

By Erel Cabatbat