USC nabs U13 title-A A +A
Thursday, April 10, 2014
THE University of San Carlos (USC) Green saved the best for last and scored a dominant 82-38 demolition of Holy Spirit School of Tagbilaran City in the Under-13 division championship match of the Alaska Basketball Cup Cebu 2014.
USC Green took control of the match from start to finish and was ahead 32-2 at the end of the first quarter.
The lead continued to balloon and USC Green finished the first half with a 50-18 lead and went into the final quarter ahead 68-27.
King Bagala led USC Green with 16 points.
It was USC Green’s second crown in the tournament after its younger team won the Under-11 crown.
Cviraa completed a sweep in the first round of the eliminations in the Under-19 division after beating Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu (SHS-AdC), 88-74, USC, 54-46, and University of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF). USC also beat SHS-AdC, 77-65, and USPF, 70-68.
SHS-AdC only won a single game, 87-72, against USPF.
Cviraa is at the top with a 3-0 slate; USC is second at 2-1; and SHS-AdC is third at 1-2.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on April 11, 2014.