UAAP Finals 2012: Ateneo wins Game 1 vs USTBy Alex Jusi Madlangbayan on Oct 6, 2012 in Basketball, Education, Sports, Universities •
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Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) Blue Eagles won Game 1 of the UAAP Season 75 Finals against the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Growling Tigers, 83-78, on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at the Mall of Asia Arena.
Defending champion Ateneo now leads the best of three UAAP Finals series versus UST, 1-0.
Nico Salva led the Blue Eagles with 30 points.
Jeric Teng scored 25 points and four rebounds for the Growling Tigers.
UST head coach Pido Jarencio complained at the referees after the game.
On Thursday, October 11, the Blue Eagles will try to take the UAAP championship as they play Game 2 of the men’s basketball Finals against the Growling Tigers.
Game 1 of the UAAP Finals was aired live at ABS-CBN Channel 2 and will be replayed tonight at 9:30 p.m..
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