The national team assembled to represent the country in the Asian Games dropped its third straight match, this time against San Beda, 91-70, in the 12th Filoil Flying V Preseason Cup presented by Chooks-to-Go on Sunday at the Filoil Flying V Centre.
The Red Lions seized control of the match in the second period on the way to their second victory in three outings in Group A.
Filipino-American James Canlas shot four three-pointers to finish with a game-high 16 points for the Red Lions. Jeramer Cabanag and Donald Tankoua had 15 and 13 markers, respectively. Javee Mocon added eight points and 10 rebounds.