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All's forgiven with FEU star Arvin Tolentino

Nov 21, 2018 - 10:07 PM

It all culminated with that one shot, that last-ditch effort that redeemed Arvin Tolentino from all his troubles

REDEMPTION. Arvin Tolentino delivers in the biggest way possible. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU knocks out La Salle, sets Final Four bout with Ateneo

Nov 21, 2018 - 6:09 PM

Arvin Tolentino sinks the game-winner as the Tamaraws survive a thriller against the Green Archers to advance to their sixth straight UAAP semifinals

TIGHT. Proving they both want it, the La Salle Green Archers and the FEU Tamaraws kept it close all throughout the do-or-die duel. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN NUMBERS: La Salle vs FEU – UAAP Season 81

Nov 21, 2018 - 1:40 PM

La Salle and FEU try to knock the other out for a chance to face defending champion Ateneo in the UAAP Final Four

LAST CHANCE. Aljun Melecio's La Salle Green Archers and Hubert Cani's FEU Tamaraws chase the last semis seat. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

LOOK: La Salle gives all-out support in do-or-die game vs FEU

Nov 20, 2018 - 6:32 PM

DLSU-Manila will excuse students from absence – but not from missed requirements – if they present their used game ticket

DO-OR-DIE. The De La Salle Green Archers and Far Eastern University Tamaraws will clash for the last spot in the Final Four. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

FEU aims to make most of last Final Four chance

Nov 18, 2018 - 8:40 PM

A more focused FEU Tamaraws target the fourth and final UAAP semis berth versus La Salle in Wednesday's playoff

MOVING ON. Wendell Comboy and the FEU Tamaraws turn their focus to defeating La Salle for the last Final Four spot. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU forces Final Four playoff vs La Salle

Nov 18, 2018 - 6:10 PM

The FEU Tamaraws blow out the undermanned Adamson Falcons to stay alive in the UAAP Final Four hunt

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN NUMBERS: Adamson vs FEU – UAAP Season 81

Nov 18, 2018 - 1:56 PM

FEU needs at least one more win to preserve its season, but the Tams must go against an Adamson side aiming to preserve its pride

CRUCIAL MATCH. Jerrick Ahanmisi and the Adamson Falcons try to spoil the semis bid of Jasper Parker and the FEU Tamaraws. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Hot-starting FEU nips NU, stays in Final Four chase

Nov 11, 2018 - 2:18 PM

The Tamaraws reclaim a share of the 4th spot after overcoming the record performance of NU rookie John Lloyd Clemente

ON TRACK. Axel Iñigo and the FEU Tamaraws pull off a key win versus NU. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

IN NUMBERS: FEU vs NU – UAAP Season 81

Nov 11, 2018 - 9:13 AM

The FEU Tamaraws shoot for a crucial win versus the NU Bulldogs to stay in Final Four contention

PLAYOFF PUSH. It’s going to be a battle between experience and raw talent when the FEU Tamaraws and the NU Bulldogs collide in a crucial match. Photo by Richard Esguerra/Rappler

SuperLiga: UP, FEU avoid upset ax

Nov 10, 2018 - 7:17 PM

The Lady Maroons and the Lady Tamaraws overcome the tough challenge of two provincial teams in the Philippine SuperLiga Collegiate Grand Slam

TEAM EFFORT. The UP Lady Maroons lean on a balanced attack to score their second win. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Hot-shooting Arvin Tolentino focused on making up for lost time

Nov 04, 2018 - 9:13 PM

After a very untimely absence, the FEU star certainly plans to make his remaining UAAP games count

LATE CHARGE. Arvin Tolentino plans to lead the FEU Tamaraws back to the Final Four. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

FEU exacts revenge on UE, snaps 4-game skid

Nov 04, 2018 - 4:12 PM

The Tamaraws are back in the Final Four chase after a win over the Warriors propel them to a share of the 4th spot

BACK IN FORM. Arvin Tolentino leads the dominant FEU charge with 18 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN NUMBERS: FEU vs UE – UAAP Season 81

Nov 04, 2018 - 12:40 PM

The Tamaraws try to avoid another upset while the Red Warriors seek to stun again

MARQUEE MATCHUP. Both heavily relied on, FEU's Arvin Tolentino and UE's Alvin Pasaol aim to steer their respective teams to victory. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Prince Orizu aching to return for skidding FEU

Nov 01, 2018 - 8:46 PM

The efficient slotman hopes to return from injury sooner than expected as the Tamaraws try to arrest an alarming skid

COMEBACK. FEU standout Prince Orizu looks to return to action as early as Sunday. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

La Salle grinds out crucial win vs FEU

Oct 27, 2018 - 6:25 PM

The Green Archers climb to solo 3rd place as the Tamaraws slip out of the top 4

WILD CHASE. Aljun Melecio's La Salle Green Archers and Hubert Cani's FEU Tamaraws remain in the thick of the Final Four race. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

IN NUMBERS: FEU vs La Salle – UAAP Season 81

Oct 27, 2018 - 3:16 PM

The FEU Tamaraws look to snap a three-game slide against the similarly erratic La Salle Green Archers

ON BOARD. Arvin Tolentino returns from a two-game suspension hoping to help the Tamaraws against the Archers. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Desiderio erupts for career-high 31 as UP downs depleted FEU

Oct 24, 2018 - 6:41 PM

Paul Desiderio puts on a show as he fires a perfect 6-of-6 clip from downtown in the opening period

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

IN NUMBERS: UP vs FEU – UAAP Season 81

Oct 24, 2018 - 12:13 PM

Fresh from a triple-double show, Juan Gomez de Liaño looks to lead the UP Maroons against the banged-up FEU Tamaraws

COLLISION. Juan Gomez de Liaño and the UP Maroons hope to crash into the top 4 versus Wendell Comboy and the FEU Tamaraws. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Racela, FEU hoping for best after Orizu injury

Oct 20, 2018 - 8:10 PM

'This is just one game and there are things more important than basketball,' says FEU coach Olsen Racela

MAJOR BLOW. FEU coach Olsen Racela and the Tamaraws check on Prince Orizu as the big man sustains a leg injury. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Depleted Ateneo exacts revenge in FEU rout

Oct 20, 2018 - 6:44 PM

Playing minus Thirdy Ravena and the Nieto twins, the Blue Eagles still roll to a huge win over the Tamaraws

TOO STRONG. Ateneo big man Angelo Kouame proved too hard to stop. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Kiefer Ravena tells UAAP to check Camacho hit on Tolentino

Oct 20, 2018 - 4:35 PM

The former two-time UAAP MVP believes the Adamson forward should also be sanctioned for punching the FEU star

PHYSICALITY. Kiefer Ravena (middle) wants UAAP commissioner Junel Baculi to check out a video showing Adamson's Simon Camacho (left) punching FEU's Arvin Tolentino. File photos by Rappler (Ravena), Michael Gatpandan (Camacho) and Josh Albelda (Tolentino)


IN NUMBERS: Ateneo vs FEU – UAAP Season 81

Oct 20, 2018 - 10:30 AM

The Ateneo Blue Eagles look to avenge their first-round loss to the Far Eastern University Tamaraws

STEPPING UP. Raffy Verano and the Blue Eagles look to best FEU in the second round. Photo by Joaquin Flores/Rappler

Arvin Tolentino questions 'unfair' treatment on disqualifying fouls

Oct 15, 2018 - 5:13 PM

For the second straight game, the stretch forward is ejected after being whistled for a disqualifying foul

MISSING ACTION. Arvin Tolentino will be suspended for the second straight time. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


Tigers tear down Tams in repeat UAAP upset

Oct 14, 2018 - 4:20 PM

The UST Tigers complete a surprise elimination sweep of the powerhouse FEU Tamaraws

FACE OFF. Just like in the first round, Alec Stockton and the FEU Tamaraws tangle in a close battle against CJ Cansino and the UST Tigers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Even Olsen Racela surprised at FEU’s wins over Adamson, Ateneo

Oct 10, 2018 - 8:24 PM

After embarrassing losses to the cellar-dwellers, the Tamaraws suddenly ramped up the pace and shocked the top two teams

IMPRESSED. Despite his team's tough schedule, FEU coach Olsen Racela (left) feels proud that his Tamaraws pulled off huge wins. Photo by Joaquin Flores/Rappler

FEU stuns Ateneo in UAAP thriller

Oct 10, 2018 - 6:25 PM

After ending the Adamson Soaring Falcons' perfect run, the Tamaraws snap the Blue Eagles' five-game winning streak

CLOSE BATTLE. The FEU Tamaraws tie the Ateneo Blue Eagles at second place after the first round of UAAP Season 81. Photo by Joaquin Flores/Rappler


These students from FEU Cavite want you to rediscover adventures in Manila

Oct 10, 2018 - 6:23 PM

A team of marketing students creates a campaign for the LRMC's Ikot Manila app during the IMMAP YouthCon. Learn more about their idea!

YouthCon delegates IMMAP DIGICOM 2018 on October 5, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Lesson learned: Tams can’t just relax

Oct 08, 2018 - 3:04 PM

The FEU Tamaraws finally respond to coach Olsen Racela's call to ride on their winning momentum

WINNING ROLL. The Far Eastern University Tamaraws look to extend their winning streak to 3 games. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Arvin Tolentino: 'I don't accept the disqualifying foul'

Oct 07, 2018 - 10:25 PM

The FEU forward denies intentionally clotheslining Adamson's Sean Manganti, which drew a foul that got him ejected from the game

DISQUALIFIED. Arvin Tolentino was ejected out of the game in the 4th quarter. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU snaps Adamson's perfect UAAP run in OT thriller

Oct 07, 2018 - 7:11 PM

After blowing a huge lead, the FEU Tamaraws regroup in overtime to deal the Adamson Falcons their first loss in 6 games

THRILLER. Jerrick Ahanmisi's Adamson Falcons and Jasper Parker's FEU Tamaraws figure in a tight duel in the closing minutes. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Racela wary of FEU’s inconsistencies, Comboy apologizes for UE loss

Oct 04, 2018 - 7:05 PM

The Far Eastern University Tamaraws bounce back with a gritty win, but can they sustain it?

'NOT OURSELVES'. Wendell Comboy apologizes to the FEU community for the embarrassing loss to the UE Red Warriors. Photo by Richard Esguerra/Rappler

Schools slam military for linking them to Red October plot

Oct 04, 2018 - 6:17 PM

(2nd UPDATE) University officials, students, and professors say the AFP endangers the lives of their community members with its ‘baseless and dangerous’ accusation

BASELESS. Students and school officials hit the AFP for "baseless" claims that endanger the lives of university members. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

FEU avoids upset ax this time, holds off NU

Oct 03, 2018 - 6:14 PM

The FEU Tamaraws survive a tough challenge from the NU Bulldogs to grab a share of third place in the UAAP

POISED. Wendell Comboy and the FEU Tamaraws ward off the NU Bulldogs’ fightback. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

Hubert Cani feels FEU 'cheated' approach to UE game

Oct 01, 2018 - 12:03 AM

The powerhouse FEU Tamaraws have a tendency to underestimate lower-ranked teams – and they paid dearly for it

UPSET LOSSES. The FEU Tamaraws' two setbacks came against lower-ranked squads UE and UST. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

UE shocks FEU to crash into UAAP win column

Sep 30, 2018 - 6:19 PM

The hot-shooting UE Red Warriors demolish the FEU Tamaraws by 25 points to clinch their first UAAP Season 81 victory

BREAKTHROUGH. UE's Jason Varilla fuels a sizzling start during the Red Warriors’ surprise rout of the FEU Tamaraws. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

FEU flashes vaunted form after ‘needed loss’

Sep 23, 2018 - 8:18 PM

Coach Olsen Racela says the shock loss to UST had to happen for his favored FEU Tams to come out charging again

PERFECT GAME. FEU'S Prince Orizu finishes with a perfect shooting clip to get the better of his matchup against UP's Bright Akhuetie. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

FEU blasts UP as Perasol serves suspension

Sep 23, 2018 - 3:06 PM

The Tamaraws roll past the Maroons for their second triumph in the UAAP men's basketball tournament

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Racela brothers winless vs Ayo-mentored teams

Sep 13, 2018 - 9:49 AM

New UST mentor Aldin Ayo holds a 5-0 record against the Racela coaching brothers of Olsen and Nash in the UAAP

FIRST LOSS. The FEU Tamaraws lose to the UST Growling Tigers for the first time in three years. Photo byJosh Albelda/Rappler

UP Lady Maroons capture historic volleyball crown

Sep 12, 2018 - 10:25 PM

The Lady Maroons turn back the FEU Lady Tamaraws to bag their first volleyball championship in over three decades

CHAMPIONS. The UP Lady Maroons celebrate after disposing of the FEU Lady Tamaraws in a Game 2 finals thriller in the Premier Volleyball League.  Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST, Ayo shock veteran-laden FEU for 1st win

Sep 12, 2018 - 4:24 PM

Renzo Subido unloads 18 points to power the Growling Tigers to their first victory under new coach Aldin Ayo

STANDOUT. Rookie Joshua Marcos impresses in the Tigers' first triumph. Photo byJosh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Maroons shock Tams, near PVL crown

Sep 09, 2018 - 10:11 PM

UP standouts Isa Molde, Marian Buitre and Roselyn Rosier team up to turn the game around

HIT UP. Arielle Estrañero of the Lady Maroons challenges the defense of the Lady Tams pair of Heather Anne Guino-o and Celine Domingo. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU's Arvin Tolentino channels Dirk Nowitzki in number change

Sep 09, 2018 - 4:28 PM

The Dirk-style, sweet-shooting FEU star confirms that Nowitzki is indeed his inspiration

FINAL RUN. Arvin Tolentino hopes to win his first UAAP championship in his final season with the Tamaraws. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

FEU grinds out gutsy finish vs La Salle

Sep 09, 2018 - 1:57 PM

The veteran-laden Tamaraws show poise in the final stretch to open their UAAP men's basketball campaign with a victory

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

WATCH: FEU looks to complete unfinished UAAP business

Sep 06, 2018 - 5:24 PM

A veteran-laden FEU Tamaraws squad sees last season's heartbreak as motivation

LOADED. FEU has has more than enough tools to contend for a UAAP championship. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU’s Arvin Tolentino wants Mamba, Westbrook mentality

Sep 06, 2018 - 2:20 PM

The FEU standout is all set to adapt the mindset of NBA icons Kobe Bryant and Russell Westbrook in the Tamaraws’ UAAP campaign

INTENSE. FEU’s Arvin Tolentino vows to come out more aggressive this year. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Is Olsen pressured to win FEU a UAAP title like Nash?

Sep 05, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Olsen Racela knows that coaching FEU comes with championship-heavy expectations

CHASE FOR A CHIP. Just like any coach, FEU head coach Olsen Racela wants to win a championship. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


Lady Maroons, Tams seal PVL title clash

Sep 02, 2018 - 9:29 PM

UP and FEU stun the top two seeds to advance to the Premier Volleyball League championship series

BIG GAME. UP star Isa Molde (center) comes up big as the Lady Maroons shock the top-ranked Adamson Lady Falcons. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Lady Falcons, Tams force PVL sudden-death semis

Sep 01, 2018 - 8:21 PM

Adamson regains its deadly form as FEU pulls off a comeback win in the Premier Volleyball League semifinals

DOMINANT. The Adamson Lady Falcons prove yet again why they're the top seed. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler

Lady Maroons shock Falcons, near PVL finals

Aug 29, 2018 - 8:30 PM

UP and UST are just a win away from arranging a title showdown in the Premier Volleyball League

UPSET. UP stuns erstwhile unbeaten Adamson in Game 1 of the PVL semifinals. Photo by Mix Gatpandan/Rappler