After their game yesterday at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City, the Ateneo Blue Eagles and Far Eastern University Tamaraws now share the same standing in the UAAP Season 79 Men’s Basketball.
The Blue Eagles defeated FEU with a score of 74-59 which led for both teams to have 8 wins and 4 losses.
Both teams are now placed second in the standings.
Last Saturday, the Ateneo Blue Eagles also gave the De La Salle Green Archers their first defeat for the Season 79 of UAAP Men’s Basketball.
Meanwhile in the NBA, The champions of the NBA Season 70 tasted their first defeat at the NBA Season 71 at the hands of the Atlanta Hawks.
The defeat of the Cleveland Cavaliers was secured by a 2-point jumper by Kent Bazemore in the last seconds of the game that happened in Quickens Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio.
This win by the Hawks also ended their 11-continuous defeat at the hands of the Cavs from the previous two seasons.
(with DZRH Kristan Carag)