The Elite, playing without starters Mike Digregorio (flu) and rookie Bobby Ray Parks (Achilles injury), along with big man Rabeh Al-Hussaini, fell against the Seoul SK Knights in Group A action, 93-77, while the Katropa, minus Troy Rosario, Don Trollano, and Brian Heruela, came up short against former NBA player Lance Stephenson and the Liaoning Flying Leopards, 96-91, in Group D.
UNIVERSITY of the Philippines sent National University crashing to another heartbreaking loss and later seized solo second place as University of Santo Tomas fell in ambush to Adamson yesterday in the UAAP men's basketball tournament at the Mall of Asia Arena.
According to House Speaker Alan Cayetano, chairman of the Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc), Ramon 'Tats' Suzara will soon be replaced by a team of sports officials led by Chef de Mission and Philippine Sports Commission chairman Butch Ramirez.
UNIVERSITY of Santo Tomas and University of the Philippines, coming off thrilling overtime victories over the weekend, try to keep defending champion Ateneo within range as they play separate foes today in the UAAP men's basketball tournament at the Mall of Asia Arena.
Present were Philippine Olympic Committee President Abraham Tolentino and Chairman Steve Hontiveros, PSC Commissioners Charles Maxey and Celia Kiram, Deputy Chef de Mission Stephen Fernandez and Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee Executive Director Tom Carrasco.