NCAA: Saint Benilde edges San Sebastian
MANILA, Philippines - San Sebastian College-Recoletos was not able keep up the momentum from its big win over San Beda College two days ago as College of Saint Benilde claimed a 69-62 victory over the Golden Stags on Thursday, September 24 at the Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan City.
The Green Blazers sent San Sebastian back to earth with Jonathan Grey leading the charge. The graduating gunslinger registered 25 big points.
Jeffrey Ongteco drained 19 markers, while John Domingo chipped in 10 points for the Taft Avenue-based squadron, which improved their win-loss record to 4-12 in the ongoing NCAA Season 91 men's senior basketball tourney.
Saint Benilde picked up the pace in the third quarter, where the green shirts outscored their counterparts to take a 51-45 cushion entering the final frame of the fixture.
Bradwyn Guinto topscored for San Sebastian with 19 buckets as the Golden Stags dropped to a 5-11 slate.
Jerick Fabian also stood out for San Sebastian with 14 points, while Alvin Capobres mustered 13 markers.
Saint Benilde (69) - Grey 25, Ongteco 19, Domingo, J. 10, Castor 8, Domingo, S. 4, Young 3, Jonson 0, Nayve 0, Deles 0, Sta. Maria 0, Saavedra 0, Flores 0, Dixon 0, San Juan 0
San Sebastian (62) - Guinto 19, Fabian 14, Capobres 13, Calisaan 9, Ortuoste 3, Costelo 2, Bulanadi 2, Bragais 0, Santos 0, Pretta 0
Quarter scores: 14-14, 27-30, 51-45, 69-62. – Rappler.com