San Beda’s Dominant Defense Propels NCAA Championship Victory
San Beda coach Yuri Escueta praised Mapua after securing the NCAA Season 99 men’s basketball championship.
Despite a 10-point win, Escueta commended coach Randy Alcantara and the Cardinals’ backcourt duo of Clint Escamis and Paolo Hernandez.
Escueta credited his boys’ “demon-like” defense in shutting down the Cardinals’ offensive options.
San Beda star Jacob Cortez also relished the experience of going up against Escamis on the NCAA’s biggest stage.