The favorites picked up their second wins in the Passerelle Division while La Salle-Greenhills A primed itself for another run at the crown in the Small Basketeers Philippines with its second triumph over the weekend in the Best Center’s twin basketball tournament sponsored by Milo at the Xavier School gym.
Ateneo showed no mercy in trashing Marist School (0-1), 72-38, for its second win and tied La Salle Greenhills-A, which clobbered University of Santo Tomas (0-1), 83-50, on top of Passerelle’s Group A.
Adamson, meanwhile, routed Notre Dame of Greater Manila (0-1), 68-41, for its second win in as many days to share the Group B lead with San Beda College-Rizal, which quashed De la Salle-Zobel (0-2), 60-29.
Nazareth School of National University registered its debut win in the same group at the expense of La Salle Greenhills-B (0-1), 68-42.
In the SBP, La Salle Greenhills-A crushed De La Salle-Zobel (0-2), 53-30, to lead Group A with two wins in as many matches.
Xavier School claimed its debut victory at the expense of Notre Dame (0-2), 37-26.
Ateneo also picked up its first win by running over Marist (0-1), 72-38, while La Salle Greenhills-B evened its slate at 1-1 with a 39-12 victory over St. Mary’s College-QC (0-1)