THE National University Bulldogs got crucial baskets from Mark Porter, while the Chiang Kai Shek Dragons-A drew big points from Jae Keenan Yap as they repulsed their respective rivals Sunday in the 10th Fr. Martin Division 2 Cup basketball tournament.
Porter scored on a three-point play in the last 24.7 seconds to steer the Bulldogs past the San Sebastian College-A Stags, 76-75, in men’s action at the St. Placid gymnasium inside the San Beda College-Mendiola campus in Manila.
Yap fired 21 points for the Dragons-A, who demolished St. Joseph-Bulacan, 115-60, in the juniors division.
Porter’s play came after San Sebastian's Gio Vergara put the Recoletos team ahead with a triple in the last 1:07.
The win was the third straight for the Bulldogs in Group A.
The Bulldogs got 19 points from Porter, while Alfred made 16.
The Dragons-A picked up their second win in as many outings in Group B.
The Stags, led by Jaemark Perez's 23 points, fell behind at 2-1.