Mapua University slayed a giant in Colegio de San Juan de Letran, 105-101, in double overtime on Friday in Season 95 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) seniors basketball tournament at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan City. Veteran playmaker Noah Lugo and rookie guard Cyril Gonzales shone as the Cardinals upset the favored Knights who tightened their grip of No. 6 with a 4-6 record. “The players really worked hard in executing our offense and defense. They didn’t give up in the two overtime periods,” said Mapua head coach Randy Alcantara.
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