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Ateneo rout a ‘wakeup call’ for UP early in UAAP Season 80

  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 01:16
University of the Philippines was on a high after a dramatic 74-73 opening win over University of Santo Tomas after wingman Paul Desiderio hit a dagger of a three-pointer on Sunday. Come Wednesday, the Fighting Maroons were sent crashing back to reality after Ateneo put on a display for the convincing 92-71 win as the UAAP Season 80 men's basketball tournament continued. "What happened to us was like a wakeup call. We need to recover quickly," said Desiderio in Filipino after his team slipped to 1-1. "It was really a struggle, we were scouted very well and almost all of our plays were countered." UP head coach Bo Perasol called it a "rude awakening" but it was also something...

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