Filoil: UP gets third straight, denies Perpetual of elusive win

first_imgJo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ MOST READ Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Already ‘barely breathing,’ NLEX heaves sigh of relief after first win Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC View comments ‘Stop romanticizing Pinoy resilience’center_img The Fighting Maroons racked up their third straight victory in Group B in a game which pitted Bright Akhuetie against his former school, which dropped to a 0-3 card.Akhuetie, though, was a silent contributor for UP finishing with just 10 points and grabbing down eight boards as it was Paul Desiderio who carried the scoring burden with 20 points on 5-of-9 shooting from deep.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown“As I’ve said before, there are wins that I really don’t like and there are losses that I like, these are some of the wins I don’t like because we didn’t exert too much effort,” said UP head coach Bo Perasol.“The win was just a result of something we’ve done but as far as objectives are concerned I don’t think we were able to get it but we’re still going to move on after this.” Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident Gelo Vito was the muscle underneath for the Fighting Maroons with a 13-point, 14-rebound double-double.Edgar Charcos filled the stat sheet for the Altas with 11 points, three rebounds, four assists, four steals, and one block while Julius Tiburcio missed out on a double-double with 10 points and eight rebounds. For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. University of the Philippines stayed hot after taking down University of Perpetual Help, 77-63, Filoil Flying V Preseason Premier Cup Friday at Flying V Centre.ADVERTISEMENT Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIESlast_img read more