CARLO Abadeza had 28 points and 19 rebounds as Arellano beat winless Perpetual Help, 85-69, on Thursday in the NCAA Season 91 juniors basketball tournament at The Arena in San Juan.
Guilmer de la Torre had 13 points for the Braves, who stayed in second place with a 5-1 win-loss card.
The Altalettes are winless in seven matches.
Pedro Alfaro had 16 points to lead San Beda to a 103-53 win over Jose Rizal University, win its seventh game in as many outings.
Alberto Bordeus had 12 points while Samuel Abuhijle had 12 points and eight rebounds for the Red Cubs.
Toby Agustin finished with 18 points for the Light Bombers, who stayed winless in seven games.