ATENEO got back to winning ways with a 75-67 win over University of the Philippines Integrated School on Saturday in the UAAP Season 78 juniors basketball tournament at the Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan.
Shaun Ildefonso had 17 points and nine rebounds while Gian Mamuyac chipped in 16 markers for the Blue Eaglets, who fell behind 9-17 in the first quarter before bouncing back in the second behind a 22-12 scoring run.
The Blue Eaglets improved to 6-3 as they atoned for their 69-81 loss to league leader National University last week.
Kenji Roman had 17 points and 13 rebounds to lift Far Eastern University-Diliman to a 93-79 win over University of the East.
The Baby Tamaraws climbed to 5-4 while the Junior Warriors remained winless in nine matches.