NU, La Salle, FEU in 3-way tie for 1st place
MANILA, Philippines -- The De La Salle Green Archers nipped the National University (NU) Bulldogs, 57-55, to create a three-way tie for first place in the UAAP Season 76 men's basketball tournament.
La Salle, NU and Far Eastern University now have identical 9-4 records, although the Bulldogs still hold the top spot by virtue of a better quotient.
Meanwhile, the Ateneo Blue Eagles came from behind to defeat the UE Red Warriors, 77-72, to keep their Final Four bid alive.
UE, with its seventh loss against five wins, is now eliminated from Final Four contention.