FilOil: Arellano d. UP, 73-68

2017 FilOil Flying V Premier Cup     SAN JUAN City – Arellano University ended their roller coaster 11th FilOil Flying V Premier Cup campaign on a positive note by disposing of University of the Philippines, 73-68, in continuing action from the FilOil Flying V Centre Monday afternoon (June 12).  The Chiefs, last year’s runner-up, finished with an even 4-4 win-loss card to miss out on the playoffs.

Kent Salado flirted with a triple double by submitting 17 points, seven rebounds and six assists.  Lervin Flores backstopped him with 16 points, nine rebounds and three blocks.

Jarrell Lim led UP with 16 points off the bench on top of six assists.  Ibrahim Quattara had another double-double of 14 points and 12 rebounds.

Despite the loss, the Maroons will now focus on their upcoming meeting with National University for the fourth and final quarterfinal slot in Group B. Both schools tote similar 4-3 records and will tangle on Wednesday (June 14).

How They Scored:

ARELLANO (73) – Salado 17, Flores 16, Villoria 16, Concepcion 11, Meca 4, Nicholls 3, Rivera 2, Canete 2, Taywan 2, Ongolo Ongolo 0, Chavez 0, Abanes 0, Aguilar 0, Juico 0, de Guzman 0.

UP-DILIMAN (68) – Lim 16, Quattara 14, Lao 10, Ja Gomez de Liano 9, Prado 8, Manzo 3, Vito 3, Jaboneta 3, Webb 2, Harris 0.

Period Scores: 20-19, 43-33, 62-53, 73-68.


About Anthony E. Servinio

A long-time television sportscaster, magazine writer, photographer and college professor from the Philippines finally gives blogging a try after more than a decade of on-line presence. Read on folks!
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