Rhayyan Amsali posts huge double-double as NU Bullpups down UST Tiger Cubs in battle for third
National University’s Rhayyan Amsali leads all scorers with 30 points. Jaime Campos

RHAYYAN Amsali had 30 points and 14 rebounds as the National Bullups salvaged third-place in the Filoil Flying V Preseason Premier Cup juniors division with an 86-75 victory over University of Santo Tomas on Sunday in San Juan.

The Bullpups outscored the Tiger Cubs, 46-28, in the second half.

Winderlich Coyoca had 16 points, while Pao Javillonar contributed 14 points and eight boards for the Bullpups.

Paolo Hernandez contributed 14 points, six rebounds and five assists for the Tiger Cubs.

The scores:

NU 86 - Amsali 30, Coyoca 16, Javillonar 14, Fortea 6, Gonzales 4, Puray 4, Manalang 2, Malonzo 2, Minerva 2, Lantaya 2, Pangilinan 2, Pradella 2, Gayola 0, Felicida 0.

UST 75 - Hernandez 14, Benzonan 12, Balingit 11, Lina 8, Dela Cruz 8, Narvasa 8, Biag 5, Palencia 3, Dolendo 2, Manabat 2, Co 2, Anunciacion 0.

Quarterscores: 25-22; 40-47; 62-58; 86-75. 

 

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