Bravo's brace leads UNAM past Atlante

Mexico City, Mexico ( - Martin Bravo scored a pair of goals in the first half to propel UNAM to a resounding 5-0 win over Atlante, which saw its four-game unbeaten run come to an end.

Bravo netted the opening goal in the 22nd minute and added another shortly before halftime, with Ismael Sosa scoring between Bravo's tallies to hand UNAM a 3-0 halftime lead.

Diego Lagos found the net on the hour mark to stretch the lead to 4-0, while Dario Veron capped the scoring two minutes from time to move UNAM into third place.

Cruz Azul remained three points clear at the top of the league as Marco Fabian scored twice in the second half to hand the team a 2-1 comeback win over Tijuana, which took the lead on the stroke of halftime through Richard Toledo.

Second-place Toluca kept pace with Cruz Azul as the club notched a 2-0 win at Queretaro behind goals from Pablo Velazquez and Edy Brambila in the second half.

A goal from Maikon Souza in the 23rd minute was enough to help Atlas earn a 1-0 win at Veracruz, Morelia edged Monterrey, 1-0, behind a second-half goal from Carlos Morales, Santos scored three times in the last 25 minutes to down Pachuca, 3-1, America and Jaguares finished in a 2-2 draw with America's Juan Valenzuela scoring the equalizer in the 70th minute, Tigres topped Puebla, 1-0, behind a goal from Damian Alvarez eight minutes from time and Guadalajara held off Leon, 1-0, with Giovani Hernandez providing the lone goal in the sixth minute.