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Perez erupts for double-double as Pirates rout Altas

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Standings W L

LPU 6 0

SBU 4 0

CSJL 3 1

UPHSD 2 2

AU 2 2

MU 2 3

CSB 2 3

SSC-R 2 4

EAC 1 4

JRU 0 5

Lyceum of the Pilippines University rode on another MVP effort by CJ Perez as it downed Perpetual Help, 91-77, yesterday to nail win No. 6 in the 94th NCAA basketball tournament at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan City.

Perez erupted for 26 points and spiked it with 10 rebounds, three assists and two steals to put himself in conversation for the second straight MVP trophy while keeping the Pirates undefeated and atop the heap.

The Altas slid to 2-2.

The boxscores:

LPU 91 — Perez 26, Jc. Marcelino 20, Pretta 9, Caduyac 8, Ayaay 6, Santos 6, Jv. Marcelino 4, Nzeusseu 4, Tansingco 4, Ibanez 2, Valdez 2, Serrano 0, Yong 0.

Perpetual Help 77 — Eze 20, Razon 19, Charcos 16, Aurin 12, Peralta 7, Mangalino 3, Coronel 0, Cuevas 0, Pasia 0.

Quarters: 21-18, 48-38, 68-59, 91-77.