Blue Eagles are undefeated champions in inaugural World University Basketball Series
11 Aug 2022
The Ateneo Blue Eagles Men's Basketball Team are the champions of the first-ever World University Basketball Series (WUBS) held in Tokyo, Japan.
The Blue Eagles nabbed the crown after defeating the hometown team from Tokai University, 68-59, on Thursday, 11 August.
This came after a tough win over the team from National Chengchi University of Chinese Taipei on Wednesday, 10 August, with a final score of 88-78.
The Blue Eagles started their streak on Tuesday, 9 August, when they defeated the Universitas Pelita Harapan of Indonesia in a lopsided 125-39 win.
The invitation-only tournament was held at the Yoyogi National Stadium Second Gymnasium in Tokyo from August 9 to 11.
Congratulations, Blue Eagles!