MANILA, Philippines—Letran will formally be with out its star guard Fran Yu in Recreation 3 of the NCAA Season 98 males’s basketball Finals in opposition to School of St. Benilde on Saturday.
The NCAA on Tuesday denied the Knights’ attraction to rescind Yu’s suspension following his ejection in Recreation 2, which was won by the Blazers, 76-71.
“After cautious and thorough deliberation on CSJL attraction to carry Fran Yu’s suspension, the NCAA Administration Committee dominated to disclaim the attraction of CSJL,” the league mentioned in a press release.
Yu, who’s in his remaining yr of eligibility, was thrown out within the second quarter of Recreation 2 on Sunday for elbowing School of St. Benilde’s Mark Sangco.
Underneath league guidelines, an ejected participant will mechanically be suspended the next sport.
The NCAA mentioned Letran failed to point out new proof “as required by the NCAA guidelines to carry the suspension.”
Letran additionally “didn’t contest the judgment name of the sport officers.”
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