Reigning titlist Letran Knights survived a gritty Perpetual Help side, 69-63, to remain in the Final Four hunt on Tuesday, in the NCAA Season 92 Men’s Basketball Division at the FilOil Flying V Arena, San Juan.

The Knights hit their eighth win against seven losses, which instilled them to remain on the nearing Final Four judgement day.

Rey Nambatac had 26 points, while Bong Quinto added 12, and Jomar Sollano and Jerrick Balanza had 11 markers apiece.

Nigerian Bright Akhuetie led the Altas with 15 points, yet it was not enough to overcome the Knights.

However, the Perpetual Help Altas still stayed at No. 3 spot with a 10-4 mark.

Game Scores:

Letran Knights (69) – Nambatac 26, Quinto 12, Sollano 11, Balanza 11, Apreku 4, Ambohot 4, Calvo 1, Bernabe 0, Balagasay 0, Sario 0, Pambid 0

Perpetual Help Altas (63) – Akhuetie 15, Coronel 12, Singontiko 8, Pido 8, Dagangon 7, Eze 6, Dizon 5, Sadiwa 2, Ylagan 0, Hao 0, Yuhico 0

QUARTERSCORES: 13-13, 39-24, 54-47, 69-63