NATIONAL University thumped University of the East, 89-33, on Saturday to remain unbeaten in the UAAP Season 78 juniors basketball tournament at the Blue Eagle Gym.
John Lloyd Clemente scored 18 points and Muhammed Sarip added 14 as the Bullpups scored their fifth win in as many games.
Aljun Melecio had 17 points as De La Salle-Zobel beat Far Eastern University-Diliman, 67-55.
Jolo Mendoza scored 19 points to lead Ateneo to a 74-67 win over University of the Philippines Integrated School.
The Junior Archers and the Blue Eaglets share second place with 4-1 cards, while the Baby Tamaraws are in fourth with a 3-2 slate.
Adamson routed University of Santo Tomas, 76-45, with Jayson Celis scoring 17 points and Ralf Chua adding 13.
Chua had nine of his 13 points in a first quarter that saw the Baby Falcons take an 18-3 lead.
UST and Adamson share fifth place with 2-3 win-loss records.
UE and UPIS are still winless in five games.