Ateneo Blue Eagles sweeps De La Salle Green Archers in UAAP 71 elimination round

The Ateneo Blue Eagles foiled De La Salle Green Archers’ attempt to win a twice-to-beat advantage, 65-57, during Saturday’s closing of the elimination round of the University Athletics Association of the Philippines (UUAP Season 71).

Rabeh Al-Hussaini led the Blue Eagles with 18 points and 11 rebounds. With the loss, La Salle fell to a two-way tie with the Far Eastern University Tamaraws at second place. DLSU and FEU will battle for second place and the winner will earn a twice to beat advantage.