Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil The Pirates went on a 15-0 run to establish a 70-56 lead in the third in response to Nico Galvelo’s three that gave Letran a 56-55 buffer.But that was just the beginning of the Knights’ misery.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissLyceum built a 30-point lead, 98-68, with 6:23 left after Enoch Valdez found the cutting CJ Perez for the layup, putting the game beyond reach.Helping the Pirates was the injury to Letran point guard JP Calvo, who left the game 16 seconds into the third quarter after an accidental collision with Mike Nzesseu. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Tatum, Celtics keep Thunder winless View comments Lyceum Pirates return to NCAA Finals. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netThe Final Four looked to be a mere formality for Lyceum as it handily defeated Letran, 109-85, to book return trip to the finals of NCAA Season 94 men’s basketball tournament Friday at Filoil Flying V Center.Last year’s runners-up were merciless in the second half, blowing the game wide open after leading by just 51-47 at the half.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title LATEST STORIES Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Larry Muyang had 21 points and 12 rebounds for the Knights while Bong Quinto filled the stat sheets with 12 points, six rebounds, and seven assists. Pirates head coach Topex Robinson said he had to throw Letran off its comfort zone and one way of doing that was having Perez start from the bench.“We had to find ways to get them out of their comfort zone and having CJ in the bench, because other teams always know CJ will start,” said Robinson. “We just stuck to our purpose and agenda.”“The purpose is to inspire others and work together and the agenda is to win.”Nzeusseu was Lycuem’s great stabilizer with 23 points and 17 rebounds while Perez had 19 points, five rebounds, and four steals.Jaycee Marcelino and Spencer Pretta added 15 points apiece for the Pirates while MJ Ayaay pitched in 11 points.ADVERTISEMENT Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum MOST READ Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines?
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