NU Bullpups three wins away from sweep of UAAP juniors elims after rout of UST
John Lloyd Clemente led the unbeaten Bullpups with 14 points. Dante Peralta

NATIONAL University routed University of Santo Tomas, 82-58, on Saturday for an immaculate 11-0 record in the UAAP Season 78 juniors basketball at the Filoil Flying V Arena.

John Lloyd Clemente finished with 14 points while Justine Baltazar added 13 points and 12 rebounds for the Bullpups, who moved three victories away from a sweep of the elimination round - and an outright place in the finals.

NU led by as many as 31 points in the wire-to-wire victory over UST.

Meanwhile, Far Eastern University defeated Adamson, 60-55, to stay in the Final Four race.

Jun Gabane scored 18 points, while Kenji Roman had a double-double of 12 points and 15 rebounds as the Baby Tamaraws caught Adamson for fourth place with a 6-5 win-loss slate.

Jayson Celis scored 18 points and Evan Agbong finished with 16 points and 11 rebounds for the Baby Falcons.

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