Yeng quits

September 11, 2019
"I am stepping down, as of today, as the head coach of the Gilas men’s basketball team, in order to give the SBP a free hand in building and developing a program towards achieving our objective of competing with the best of the best," Guiao said.

Lions gore Generals, remain unbeaten

But Oftana, a Dumaguete native who ably filled the huge void left by Javee Mocon, is focusing on the ultimate goal of helping San Beda in “Well I always make sure that my players realize that individual awards is just second to winning a championship. I’m happy for Calvin. I really appreciate him. I’m happy that he is the leading candidate for the individual award but again, it will be nothing, it will be zero if we will not win a championship,” said Fernandez.

Yes, my dear, it's a debacle

So hungry were Filipinos in the stands that they shouted in glee as the Filipinos gave the Iranians a whale of a fight in the first period. But basketball is played for four quarters and not one. Slowly but surely, Gilas started fading in the second period and missed terribly keeping pace with the enemy.

Sweet sweep

DEFENDING three-time champion San Beda found Mapua a tough nut to crack, settling for a 69-60 victory to complete a perfect first round yesterday in the NCAA men's basketball tournament at the Cuneta Astrodome.

‘Basket fall’

September 05, 2019
SHANGHAI (AFP) - It is the largest basketball World Cup ever but there will be no teams from Asia or Africa in the second round of the sport’s global showpiece.

NSAs told: Don’t worry

September 05, 2019
Philippine Sports Commmission (PSC) Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez yesterday raised concern over the procurement of equipment needed for the country’s hosting of the 30th Southeast Asian Games, but he assured the sports associations that the agency and the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) will work harder to meet their requirements.