UAAP Season 79 Seniors men’s basketball tournament preliminary round games schedule (Tamaraws) FEU vs UE (Red Warriors) Sept. 18,2016 , results, highlights, final score and standing.
8 Universities will face off, preliminary round start September 4,2016 ‘Sunday’ up to October 5 in their respective men’s basketball teams, Adamson Falcons (Adamson), Ateneo Blue Eagles (ADMU), De La Salle Green Archers, FEU Tamaraws, NU Bulldogs, UE Red Warriors, UP Fighting Maroons and UST Growling Tigers.
UAAP SEASON 79 RECAP
UAAP 79 Men’s Basketball Tournament, Raymar Jose just went right to work with an 11-point, 22-rebound double-double to power the Tamaraws right through University of the East, 67-59, on Sunday at the Araneta Coliseum.
Coming off a bitter defeat the last time around, the defending champions took control from the opening tip and established a 10-point lead at halftime. “It’s a test of character for us,” coach Nash Racela said of his wards to improve to 2-2.
Still, the Red Warriors kept coming and were still threatening at 59-62 inside the last two minutes until Wil Bartolome’s elbow combo to Ron Dennison did them in. The disqualifying foul awarded two free throws plus ball possession to FEU.
FINAL BOX SCORES RESULT
FEU 67 – Arong 16, Inigo 12, Jose 11, Bayquin 6, Dennison 5, Trinidad 4, Holmqvist 4, Ebona 4, Tuffin 3, Orizu 2, Bienes 0
UE 59 – Olayon 12, Derige 9, Bartolome 6, Palma 6, Charcos 5, Pasaol 5, Varilla 4, Manalang 3, Abanto 3, Batiller 3, De Leon 2, Acuno 1, Armenio 0, Larupay 0, Gagate 0
QUARTER SCORES: 19-15, 42-32, 55-32, 67-59