Surging USC Warriors face struggling UV Green Lancers-A A +A
Sunday, August 31, 2014
THE streaking University of San Carlos Warriors are putting their six-game winning run on the line against the University of the Visayas Green Lancers in the resumption of the 2014 Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. (Cesafi) College Basketball Tournament at 6:45 tonight in the Cebu Coliseum.
In the opening game, the UV Baby Lancers (5-1) will shoot for the solo second place in the high school division against the USC Baby Warriors (4-1) at 5:15 pm.
After losing their season debut to the mighty Southwestern University Cobras, 69-67, last Aug. 3, the Warriors picked six straight wins, including a hairline 57-56 victory over the Cobras in last Aug. 24.
Coach Junthy Valenzuela had made wonders with his young Warriors, who banked on imports Shooster Olago and Espoir Toyambi for a share of the lead in the college division with the SWU Cobras.
The Lancers meanwhile will try to limit the numbers of the the hotscoring Olago and Toyambi, who are the dominant men in the middle along with SWU’s Landry Sanjo.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on September 01, 2014.