Arellano topples Mapua for first win without Jalalon
MANILA, Philippines – No Jio Jalalon, no problem.
The Arellano University Chiefs showcased their dominance late in the game to secure a 91-82 victory against the Mapua University Cardinals in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Season 93 on Saturday, July 8 at the Mall of Asia Arena.
The Chiefs' desire for victory proved greater after they performed well in the final minutes of the game while the Cardinals suffered a 7-minute scoring drought, sealing the deal for Arellano.
Arellano's Kent Salado took over as he led the Chiefs with 24 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists against the Allwell Oraeme-less Mapua squad.
Michael Canete also contributed with 17 markers and 12 boards. – Rappler.com