ST. CLARE College opened its campaign in the 16th National Athletic Association of Schools, Colleges, and Universities (Naascu) with an 82-67 win over AMA University on Thursday at the Cuneta Astrodome.
Aris Dionisio finished with 19 points and 16 rebounds for the season host as the Saints came away with the lopsided victory.
In other results, Colegio De San Lorenzo made its league debut with a 94-79 win over City University of Pasay. Mark Carongoy had 27 points for the Griffins.
Our Lady of Fatima University downed Philippine Merchant Maritime School, 72-67.