The Letran Knights snapped their two-game losing skid after handing the Mapua University Cardinals a 21-point beating, 84-63, in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Season 92 men’s basketball tournament on Tuesday, at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
After losing in overtime last Friday against arch-rival San Beda Red Lions, the Letran Knights suffered another heart-break, this time to the Lyceum of the Philippines University Pirates, 87-82, in their seventh game of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Season 92 at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan City.
Known as a pure-scorer in his days with University of the East Red Warriors, Bonbon Batiller showed another facet of his game as he shadowed San Beda star Robert Bolick in Letran’s 76-80 loss, last Friday.
Robert Bolick played his first year for the Red Lions in 2016, a year after the Mendiola-based squad’s heart-breaking loss to the Letran Knights in the game three of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Season 91 men’s basketball finals.
Former De La Salle Green Archer slot man Larry Muyang is one of the few people who can describe the difference between the La-Salle-Ateneo and Letran-San Beda rivalry as he was blessed to participate in both.
Coach Boyet Fernandez is no stranger to high-stake games, but even the San Beda Red Lion’s coach was impressed with the Knights’ tremendous work ethic and intense game plan in their first ever match in Season 94.
The Letran Knights failed to end their losing-streak against arch-rival San Beda Red Lions as they succumbed to an 80-76 loss in an overtime thriller at the Filoil Flying V Centre, Friday.
After losing four straight games against San Beda University ever since he assumed position, Letran head coach Jeff Napa now possesses a complete arsenal that could stand toe-to-toe against the perennial NCAA powerhouse.
Letran head coach Jeff Napa expressed his disbelief on San Sebastian head coach Egay Macaraya’s comments regarding the on-going investigation of Koy Galvelo and RK Ilagan’s ‘ligang labas’ allegations.
Letran Knights star Jerrick Balanza delivered his biggest game so far for his team, scoring 14 points on 4-of-9 shooting from the field to propel the Intramuros-based squad to their fourth consecutive victory of the NCAA Season 94.