MARVIN Lee scored the final five points in regulation before delivering another five-point swing in the extra period to lift Far Eastern University-Diliman to a 63-58 win over Adamson on Wednesday in the UAAP Season 77 juniors basketball tournament at the Blue Eagle gym.
Lee actually scored all of his 10 points during those two crucial stretches of the match as the Baby Tamaraws evened their record to 2-2 to join De La Salle-Zobel and Adamson in third place.
Lee singlehandedly overhauled a 51-46 deficit in the final minute of regulation.
Lee, who shot 1-of-16 from three-point range in FEU’s last outing against Ateneo, also hit three free throws and a two-pointer with 1:34 left in overtime to make it a 58-53 lead for the Baby Tamaraws.
Wendell Comboy had 24 points and 12 rebounds for the Baby Tams, while Christian Fajarito added 13 and 12 boards.
James Pasturan and Gerald Fernandez each had 13 markers, while Frederick Tungcab added 12 points and 10 rebounds but suffered from cramps late in the game.
Reigning champion National University and Ateneo kept their unbeaten slate intact with their fourth wins in a row.
The Bullpups beat University of Santo Tomas, 71-44, for their 20th consecutive victory dating back from last season, while the Blue Eaglets trounced University of the Philippines Integrated School, 87-65.
De La Salle-Zobel whipped University of the East, 98-38.