San Beda College inches closer to history after claiming a wire-to-wire victory over first-time finalist Arellano University, 74-66, in Game 1 of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Season 90 seniors basketball finals on Monday at the Mall of Asia Arena.
Barangay Ginebra San Miguel crushed a retooled Talk ‘N Text five, 101-81, in front of a raucous crowd at the Philippine Arena on Sunday night to start off their Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Philippine Cup campaign on a high note.
Pint-sized guard LA Revilla played the game of his young Philippine Basketball Association career, leading the upstart KIA Sorento past Blackwater Elite, 80-66, in front of a mammoth Philippine Cup opening day crowd at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan on Sunday.
As a brand new chapter for the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) unfolded on Sunday with the start of its 40th season, the league picked the biggest venue in the country for their biggest opening ceremonies — the Phlippine Arena.
After his lengthy tenure with the school, Bonnie Tan decided to let go of his duties as Lyceum of the Philippines University (LPU) head coach over the weekend and allow the institution to have the free rein over selecting his successor.
Whenever National University’s JJ Alejandro scores a three, he doesn’t just raise a hand with three fingers up, he celebrates from where he shot all the way to the other side of the court. So when the former RP Under-16 captain sank one in a couple of feet away from the three-point line and in the face […]
After 60 long years, National University completed its historic run in claiming its second UAAP men’s basketball title in front of a record 25,138 crowd at the Araneta Coliseum. The Bulldogs closed the championship doors early in the second half, downing Far Eastern University, 75-59, in Game 3 on Wednesday. Cameroonian center Alfred Aroga was awarded […]
For National University men’s basketball head coach Eric Altamirano, it is 1986 all over again. The former Fighting Maroon and now champion coach of the Bulldogs steered his team to its first championship in sixty years, and the fruits of his four year tenure with UAAP’s smallest member school in terms of student population has […]
“Mas masaya ito. De hamak na mas masaya ito.” (“This is happier. This is definitely much happier.”) This is the exclamation of Nestor Sapida, perhaps the happiest man in the arena after National University’s (NU) 75-59 clinched the championship over Far Eastern University in Game 3 of the UAAP men’s basketball finals. For starters, Sapida […]
It took a full lifetime for history to repeat itself. National University (NU) displayed clinical basketball, showing Filipino basketball fans how it is to win with a ragtag lineup as they captured their first men’s basketball crown in sixty years with a 75-59 dissection of Far Eastern University (FEU) in game three of the […]
It took a full lifetime for history to repeat itself.
National University (NU) displayed clinical basketball, showing Filipino basketball fans how it is to win with a ragtag lineup as they captured their first men’s basketball crown in sixty years with a 75-59 dissection of Far Eastern University (FEU) in game three of the UAAP men’s basketball finals Wednesday at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.