Shaun Ildefonso shows way as Ateneo Blue Eaglets get back to winning ways in UAAP
Shaun Ildefonso scored 17 points to lead the Blue Eaglets. Dante Peralta

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.

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