Lyceum Stays Undefeated in NCAA with 3rd Consecutive Win; San Sebastian Dominates Arellano


Lyceum Stays Undefeated in NCAA with 3rd Consecutive Win; San Sebastian Dominates Arellano

In a nail-biting encounter, the Lyceum Pirates secured their third consecutive victory, narrowly edging out the Perpetual Help Altas with a final score of 76-73 at the FilOil EcoOil Centre on Saturday, September 30. Enoch Valdez, bound for the PBA, led the charge with an impressive 13 points and 6 rebounds in just 20 minutes of play.

Notably, the Pirates have become the kings of clutch moments in the NCAA Season 99 men’s basketball tournament, with this win marking their third consecutive triumph decided by 4 points or less. This streak includes an 85-81 triumph over finalist St. Benilde and a 70-69 upset against the three-time defending champion Letran.

On the opposing side, Mark Omega led the effort with a game-high 14 points and an impressive 15 rebounds. Seasoned shooter Jielo Razon also contributed significantly, notching 14 points, 7 rebounds, 3 steals, and 2 assists in the valiant effort


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San Sebastian College Dominates Arellano in 111-86 Victory

San Sebastian College maintained a commanding lead from the start, securing a resounding 111-86 victory against winless Arellano. Six Stags displayed outstanding performance with double-digit scores. Mark de Leon led the charge with 16 points on 7-of-8 shooting in just 18 minutes. Rafael Are contributed 15 points, while Jessie Sumoda demonstrated impressive stats with 14 points, 9 rebounds, and 7 assists.

Despite the blowout loss, Lorenz Capulong led all scorers with an impressive 21 points, complemented by 5 boards, 3 steals, and 2 assists in 36 minutes. Jerico Camay provided a noteworthy contribution off the bench with 15 points in 25 minutes.



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