UST vs NU game result, video replay — UAAP Final Four, September 29, 2012

The University of Santo Tomas (UST) Growling Tigers defeated the National University (NU) Bulldogs, 63-57, at the Araneta Coliseum on Saturday, September 29, 2012.

It was a close game from the first to the third quarter, but the Tigers, who held a twice-to-beat advantage over NU, started to pull away to widen their lead by nine under eight minutes in the final period.

NU tried hard and tightened their defense which enabled them to catch up and cut the lead by just four after a 7-0 run, at the last two minutes of the game.

UST was able to hang on and eventually won the match for a slot in the UAAP Season 75 Finals. The Growling Tigers reached the Finals for the first time since 2006. They will be meeting the victor of the ADMU vs DLSU match.

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Named player of the game was UST’s Kevin Ferrer who finished with 17 points.

ABS-CBN Sports in its Facebook page posted that replays of the UAAP 75 Final Four games will air on Sunday, September 30, starting 7pm on BALLS SkyCable channel 34.