The Adamson University Soaring Falcons is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the National University Bulldogs at 4:00 P.M. on October 17, 2018 live from the Mall of Asia Arena.
The Soaring Falcons are eager to get back to their winning ways and stop their two-game losing slide while the Bulldogs wanted a back-to-back victories when UAAP Season 81 resumes in the MOA Arena.
Coach Franz Pumaren and his squad were involved in a back-to-back games which needed another period to decide a winning team.
However, both of those games were losses for Adamson University after winning five straight. First they got beaten by Far Eastern University Tamaraws then followed by De La Salle University Green Archers.
Jerrick Ahanmisi late three-pointer against the Green Archers wasn’t enough as their opponent lead was four as time expires in the overtime.
“It’s another motivation for us but the bottomline is we have to take care of our own business. Each game is important for us because we want to separate ourselves from the rest of the field,” said AdU’s Franz Pumaren.
For the NU Bulldogs, they had no problem defeating the UE Red Warriors in their last outing.
John Clemente got his hot shooting hands in that game as he drilled four three-pointers. He finished the game with 21 points.
Dave Ildefonso had another all-around game with his 14 points, 7 rebounds and six assists.