UNIVERSITY of the East edged Trinity University of Asia, 70-65, recently to earn the top seeding in the quarterfinal phase of the 10th Fr. Martin Division II Cup.
Mustapha Arafat scored 23 points and Renz Palma had 17 for the Warriors, who topped Group B with a 6-1 card.
The Warriors play Technological Institute of the Philippines in the quarterfinals at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday at the TUA gymnasium in Quezon City.
Informatics, also with a 6-1 mark, took the second seeding in Group B and will clash with San Sebastian College-A.
In the high school division, the Xavier School Stallions made it to the semifinals after ending the eliminations with a walkover win over the Far Eastern University-FERN Baby Tams and finishing second at 5-1 in Group B.
Letran beat University of Santo Tomas, 60-45, with Jerby Alacre scoring 14 and Sean Nicolas and Joshua Gonzales adding 12 apiece, to improve to 4-2 and remain in the hunt for a semis slot.
In other junior games, Raymar Caduyac scored 18 points as the UE Pages beat Angeles University Foundation, 85-69, while Jose Rizal University stopped Adamson, 80-59.