MULTI-TITLED National University and La Salle Greenhills arranged a grudge title rematch by mauling their respective 15-under rivals in the 6th Headstart Developmental League presented by AXA Team EDS at the SGS gym on Araneta Avenue, Quezon City.
The NU Bullpups used their height and heft advantage to dump Chachago, 138-39, while the La Salle Greenies likewise romped to a 105-59 win over Philippine Cultural College
Daniel Padilla and Mark de Leon led seven NU players in double figures with 27 and 23 points, respectively, in the event also sponsored by Freego Jeans and AXA Philippines with Willy Chan as tournament director.
In the 12-under division, it will be LSGH vs Octagon Tires as the Greenies clobbered Manila Braves, 97-58, thanks to solid all-around show of A. Peralta.
With six players producing double-digit scores Octagon Tires whipped Maestro, 133-43.
Elijah Cabiluna paced Octagon with 27 points while TJ delos Santos and Daryl Valdeavilla chipped in 23 and 20 points, respectively.
The finals will be held on Thursday also at the SGS gym.