pinkpink: Marcelino twins propel Lyceum past EAC for win No. 14
Marcelino twins propel Lyceum past EAC for win No. 14
Lyceum of the Philippines University continues to roll in the NCAA Season 93 men's basketball tournament, turning back Darrell Green Jersey Emilio Aguinaldo College (EAC), 86-74, on Tuesday at the FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan. The win hiked Lyceum's record to 14-0, putting them just four games away from a sweep of the elimination round and an outright Finals berth. As it stands, the Pirates are already assured of a twice-to-beat advantage in the Final 4. The Marcelino twins, Jaycee and Jayvee, were once again www.authenticnikeredskinshop.com/dashaun-phillips-jersey-for-sale-c-38.html superb for Lyceum, as they accounted for the Pirates' final 10 points of the ball game. CJ Perez contributed an all-around effort of 13 points, seven rebounds, and six assists, while skipper MJ Ayaay led the Pirates with 15 points. Nevertheless, Lyceum coach Topex Robinson still saw plenty of holes to fix in their team. "There are a lot of flaws that we have to work on," said Robinson. "We have to keep on improving." It was a wire-to0wire victory for the Pirates, which led by as much as 20 points in the game. Yet their victory was not assured until Andrew Benintendi Authentic Jersey late, as the Generals clawed their way back in the final quarter. EAC opened the fourth on an 8-0 tear, and came as close as six points, 72-78, with still 4:42 to go after Rustan Eugarin scored off a miss by Jervin Guzman. But that was when disaster struck for the Generals. Guzman fell down awkwardly after his missed shot, and was unable to get up. He was seen holding on to his right hamstring, and eventually had to be stretchered off the court. It was all Lyceum from that point on, with the Marcelino twins taking turns in scoring www.authenticbostonredsox.com/Bill-Lee-Jersey inside the paint. Jaycee, in particular, repeatedly beat the EAC defenders on backdoor cuts that led to easy lay-ups. Jayvee iced the victory with a transition bucket off another turnover by the Generals. The twins combined for 18 points, while Reymar Caduyac contributed 9 points, three rebounds, seven assists, and five steals in an all-around effort. The Generals, meanwhile, were led by Jerome Garcia's 17 points and Sidney Onwubere's 15-point, 11-rebound double-double. They actually shot better from the field, with 42.28% clip to Lyceum's 41.18%, but they also committed 25 turnovers that the Pirates turned to 28 points. The loss was a blow to EAC's Final 4 hopes, as they dropped to 6-8, only good for sixth place behind Colegio de San Juan de Letran (7-7).