Defending champions Chiang Kai Shek College Blue Dragons aim to secure another finals appearance when they face the unbeaten Mapua-Malayan High School of Science (MHSS) Red Robins in the semifinals of the Philippine Secondary Schools Basketball Championship (PSSBC) MEC Networks Cup today at the SGS Stadium in Quezon City.
The game will begin after the 1:30 p.m. curtain raiser semifinals match between the La Salle Greenhills Greenies and the Adamson University (AdU) Baby Falcons.
National Collegiate Athletic Association Season 92 juniors champion Mapua will rely on Romuel Junsay (19.7 points average per game) and Will Gozum (17 points points average per game).
The Blue Dragons, meanwhile, will bank on Miguel Oczon, John Galinato and Jonas Tibayan to extend their three-game winning run.
Meanwhile, expected to lead the Greenies are Troy Mallinllin and Unique Naboa while AdU’s Florencio Serrano, Gerry Abadiano and Carl Tamayo will power the Baby Falcons’ charge.
JEAN RUSSEL V. DAVID