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Filoil Preascon Cup: UP routs EAC to stay unscathed at 5-0

/ 07:49 PM August 05, 2022
UP's Zavier Lucero launches a shot.

UP’s Zavier Lucero launches a shot. –FILOIL PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines–University of the Philippines extended its winning streak to five after routing Emilio Aguinaldo College, 83-57, in Group A of the Filoil EcoOil Preseason Cup on Friday.

The defending UAAP champions pulled away with a 21-13 third quarter before limiting the Generals to just 14 in the payoff period to register another dominant win in the preseason tournament.

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On Thursday, UP crushed St. Benilde by 56 points.

Zavier Lucero scored a game-high 22 points and eight rebounds for the Maroons, who were just up by 10 40-30 at halftime.

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Henry Galinato contributed 12 points and five rebounds for UP.

The Fighting Maroons dominated the Generals in the paint, 58-22, and shared the ball efficiently, leading the assist totals, 23-16.

The Maroons are still atop Group A with a 5-0 record with National University closely behind at 3-0 after its win against Adamson earlier.

Nat Cosejo was the sole double-digit scorer for the Generals with 11 markers.

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