EMILIO Aguinaldo College beat Letran, 72-71, in the NCAA Season 91 juniors basketball tournament on Friday at The Arena in San Juan.
Mark Castillo had 23 points while Kerby Dulatre had 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Brigadiers, who improved to 3-4 with the close victory over the Squires.
Kiefer Cordero had 25 points for the Squires, who now hold a 3-5 win-loss card.
Lyceum beat San Sebastian, 88-82, to record its fifth win in eight outings.
Generoso Cecilio finished with 19 points for the Junior Pirates, which handed the Staglets their fifth loss in eight games.