FEU extends win streak to three, downs NU

first_imgMOST READ VietinBank sends Rebisco PSL to 0-2 start in AWCC Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students PLAY LIST 01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’ BSP survey: PH banks see bright horizon amid dark global recession clouds Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netFar Eastern University remained spotless in the Filoil Flying V Preseason Premier Cup after scoring an 88-77 win over UAAP rival National University, 88-77, Friday at the tournament’s namesake arena in San Juan.The Tamaraws improved to 3-0 and stayed atop Group B while the Bulldogs absorbed their second loss against three wins.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES FEU head coach Olsen Racela said their game against the Bulldogs was an opportunity to see how his team is prepared to play in its mother league this early in the preseason.“Every time we play a UAAP team that’s a chance to gauge where we are right now,” said Racela. “And I told them that whenever an opposing team makes a run, to just be ready, and I’m glad they were able to turn things around.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingFEU had a comfortable 81-71 lead late in the fourth quarter but NU employed a full-court press and it allowed to Bulldogs to go on a 6-0 run and cut the lead to 81-77.The Tamaraws, though, would retaliate and mounted their own 7-0 game-closing run with Ken Tuffin scoring his lone field goal in the game off a corner triple to cap the it all off with seconds to spare. Pagasa: Storm intensifies as it nears PAR Palace: Duterte to hear out security execs on alleged China control of NGCP BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Every 18 seconds someone is diagnosed with HIV BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Cayetano dares Lacson, Drilon to take lie-detector test: Wala akong kinita sa SEA Games RJ Ramirez led FEU with 15 points, five assists, and two steals while Ron Dennison and Arvin Tolentino added a dozen points apiece.Issa Gaye had 14 points and nine rebounds to lead NU. For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View commentslast_img