The Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles is scheduled for a Game 2 championship match against the University of Santo Tomas Growling Tigers at 4:00 P.M. on November 20, 2019 live from the SM Mall of Asia Arena, Pasay City.
The Blue Eagles will try to close the UAAP Season 82 and take home the prestigious hardware while the Growling Tigers wanted to live another day when the UAAP Championship match resumes this afternoon in MOA Arena.
Thirdy Ravena was amazing in the Final opener dropping 32 points to lead his squad. Teammate Angelo Kouame added 18 points with rebounds and was very solid inside the paint.
Ravena sparked Ateneo right from the get-go where he made 11 points in the first quarter. That resulted in an 18-2 run for the defending champion.
Ateneo didn’t show any rust in their game though they had a 16-day respite waiting for their worthy opponent in the biggest stage of UAAP Season 82.
UST’s super rookie, Mark Nonoy led his squad in their offense where he generated 26 points.
The Growling Tigers were able to get their squad in a manageable lead at 38-41 but that was the closest they can get as Ateneo able to make their answer and eventually took the 1-0 lead.
Ateneo vs UST Finals Game 2 Scores and Highlights