The Arellano Chiefs kept their Final Four hopes alive with a 84-79 victory over EAC Generals on Friday, September 22.
Michael Canete scored a career-best 27 points to go along with 10 rebounds to lead Arellano University.
Kent Salado contributed 23 points and five assists while Lervin Flores added 16 markers and eight rebounds.
With 5-8 record, Arellano will be fighting with the Letran, San Sebastian and EAC for the last two playoff berths.
Jerome Garcia paced Emilio Aguinaldo College with 15 points. Sidney Onwubere had double-double of 10 points and 11 rebounds in the loss.
[Team Standings: NCAA Men's Seniors Basketball]
Watch the game highlights from the EAC vs. Arellano.
(Video by ABS-CBN Sports And Action on YouTube)