JESS Quilatan scored 20 points as Philippine Merchant Marine School beat Mapua, 113-105, in overtime to close in on a sweep of the 12th Fr. Martin Cup Collegiate Open eliminations at the Far Eastern University gym.
The Las Pinas-based Mariners scored their fifth win in as many games, one win away from a sweep of its group.
Meanwhile, Bright Akhuetie had 19 points as University of Perpetual Help beat Letran-A, 74-63, to improve its record to 3-1 in Group B play.
Ateneo beat Manuel L. Quezon U, 66-63, while Letran-B overcame FEU-B, 84-81.