Mark Maloles made 7 points for the University of the East Warriors, who edged the Far Eastern University Tamaraws, 50-47, in the 25-under division of the Milcu-2018 Got Skills-Adidas Summer Showcase Basketball tournament at the Trinity University of Asia gymnasium in Quezon City.
The Warriors went on to post their third win in four games and this pulled them even with the Letran Knights, who have the same record.
Jollo Go hit 33 points for the La Salle Green Archers in their 79-77 win over the Lyceum Philippines University Pirates.
This allowed La Salle to pick up their first win in three games, while the Pirates now have a 2-2 win-loss record.
Meanwhile, the Letran Squires prevailed over International School for Better Beginnings, 79-45, in the 17-under division.
Letran-Bataan also waylaid ISBB, 67-45, in a separate encounter