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Filoil: Letran sends listless JRU to sixth straight loss

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 03:05 PM May 25, 2018

Colegio de San Juan de Letran continued its stable run after taking the air out Jose Rizal University, 94-71, in the Filoil Flying V Preseason Cup Friday.

The Knights improved to a 3-2 record in Group B while the Heavy Bombers remained winless at 0-6 and kept their place at bottom of the standings.

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John Calvo led the way for Letran finishing with 18 points, five rebounds, seven assists, and two steals while Bong Quinto added 17 points.

Letran opened with a strong 20-9 first quarter and was never threatened from there.

“We performed better, the effort was there, the discipline was there, and as a coach you won’t ask for more,” said Knights head coach Jeff Napa in Filipino.

Letran went on an offensive tear shooting 54 percent from the field, 36-of-67, while limiting the Heavy Bombers to a 29-of-73 clip.

The Knights ran the Heavy Bombers aground, scoring 24 fastbreak points while tallying 12 steals.

Darius Estrella led the Heavy Bombers with 17 points.

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