SAN Beda made it two wins in a row in the 2019 Filoil Flying V Preseason Cup, downing Mapua, 80-63, Friday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
The Red Lions got themselves going in the first quarter, drilling four triples as they jumped on a 30-11 lead and never looked back.
Evan Nelle had all of his nine points come from deep, going 3-of-5 from beyond the arc to get things started for San Beda.
Arnaud Noah topscored for the reigning NCAA champions with 17 points, five boards, and three assists, as Ralph Penuela also got nine.
JB Bahio and Clint Doliguez both chipped in seven points apiece as the Red Lions now pack their bags for their training in the United States.
Christian Bunag carried Mapua with 14 points and nine rebounds, while Laurenz Victoria had 11 points, three boards, and three assists.
The Cardinals dropped to 0-2 in the group as they played the game without Warren Bonifacio and Justin Serrano, both of whom are serving their suspensions from their fight-marred game against CEU last week.
SAN BEDA 80 -- Noah 17, Nelle 9, Penuela 9, Bahio 7, Doliguez 7, Kwekuteye 6, Obenza 6, Cuntapay 4, Abuda 4, Etrata 3, Oftana 2, Carino 2, Alfaro 2, Soberano 2, Tankoua 0, Rautiste 0, Visser 0, Cruz 0.
MAPUA 63 -- Bunag 14, Victoria 11, Lugo 10, Garcia 10, Aguirre 8, Pido 6, Nieles 3, Bautista 1, Jabel 0, Nocum 0.
Quarters: 30-11, 47-23, 59-38, 80-63.