Centro Escolar University Scorpions claimed the first-ever Universities and Colleges Basketball League (UCBL) championship title last December 8, 2016 at the Olivarez Sports Center.
With a 59-38 win in Game 2, CEU Scorpions swept the Olivarez College Sea Lion, following their 66-41 lead in Game 1 of their best-of-three championship. The team posted an impressive record of 14 wins, one loss this season.
Having an average of 10.5 points and 3.5 rebounds in the game series, CEU’s Orlan Wamar was hailed as the Finals Most Valuable Player. JK Casiño, also an Escolarian was named one of the Mythical Five.
Consistently victorious in basketball leagues, the Scorpions were also this year’s National Collegiate Basketball League (NCBL) champion.
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