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Lyceum overwhelms Letran, coasts to 2nd straight NCAA Finals

Oct 26, 2018 - 4:19 PM

Mike Nzeusseu and CJ Perez lead the Lyceum charge as the Pirates get another shot at the championship

WELL DONE.  Lyceum Pirates stars Mike Nzeusseu and CJ Perez celebrate after sending JP Calvo and the Letran Knights home. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

NCAA Final Four: Lyceum vs Letran

Oct 26, 2018 - 7:54 AM

The Lyceum Pirates look to quickly dispatch the Letran Knights for a return stint in the NCAA Finals

SEMIS SHOWDOWN. Mike Nzeusseu and the Lyceum Pirates shoot for an NCAA Finals berth against Bong Quinto and the Letran Knights. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Topex Robinson inks 5-year extension with Lyceum

Oct 19, 2018 - 3:12 PM

Sustaining his impressive run with the Pirates, coach Topex Robinson takes on a bigger role in Lyceum

NEW CHALLENGE. Coach Topex Robinson takes on a bigger role in Lyceum. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda exacts revenge on Lyceum, clinches top seed

Oct 18, 2018 - 6:59 PM

Robert Bolick and James Canlas lead the San Beda charge as the Red Lions put a lock on the No. 1 spot in the Final Four

TOP SPOT. Robert Bolick and the Red Lions got their way this time against the Pirates to claim the No. 1 seed. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Lyceum, San Beda nail twice-to-beat semis edge

Oct 11, 2018 - 7:42 PM

The Pirates and the Red Lions put a lock on the top two spots in the NCAA men's basketball tournament

SHOWDOWN. Last season's finalists San Beda and Lyceum are on track to arrange another title duel. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Letran edges Lyceum after overturned shot call

Oct 05, 2018 - 6:53 PM

In a bizarre ending, the Letran Knights pull off an upset over the Lyceum Pirates in the NCAA men's basketball tournament

ESCAPE. Bong Quinto drops 20 points in Letran's controversial one-point victory over Lyceum. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lyceum inches towards NCAA 94 twice-to-beat advantage

Oct 02, 2018 - 8:03 PM

The Lyceum Pirates are assured of a playoff spot after clinching their 14th win in 15 games

TENSIONS. Cjay Perez continues to lead the Lyceum Pirates even in the foul-marred game. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda, Lyceum pay tribute to barker Rolly Manlapaz

Sep 27, 2018 - 11:23 PM

The NCAA powerhouses share their fondest memories of the famous barker



Lyceum demolishes Arellano by 34 in bounce-back win

Sep 27, 2018 - 4:38 PM

The Pirates clinch at least a Final Four playoff berth in the NCAA men's basketball tournament

BOUNCE BACK. CJ Perez and the Lyceum Pirates vent their ire on the Arellano Chiefs. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Prince Eze buzzer-beater tip snaps Lyceum’s 30-game win streak

Sep 21, 2018 - 6:40 PM

Perpetual's Prince Eze highlights his double-double with a game-winner as the Altas stun the Lyceum Pirates

DOMINANT. The Lyceum Pirates couldn't contain Perpetual Help's Prince Eze. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lyceum picks up win No. 12, Mapua snaps skid

Sep 13, 2018 - 7:20 PM

CJ Perez and Mike Nzeusseu take charge as the Pirates extend their winning streak to 12 games in the NCAA men's basketball tournament

HUSTLE. Lyceum's Ralph Tansingco (left) and Jaycee Marcelino harass EAC's Jeric Diego. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Unbeaten Lyceum fights off late JRU scare

Sep 07, 2018 - 8:35 PM

CJ Perez tows the Lyceum Pirates to their 11th straight victory in the NCAA men's basketball tournament

WORKHORSE. Lyceum star CJ Perez proves too much again for the JRU Bombers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lyceum downs San Beda in NCAA Finals rematch

Aug 21, 2018 - 9:00 PM

The Pirates exact revenge on the Red Lions to complete a first-round sweep of the NCAA men's basketball tournament

STELLAR. Lyceum's CJ Perez delivers another MVP-worthy performance. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Pirates escape Knights before Lions showdown

Aug 17, 2018 - 11:09 PM

Lyceum stays unbeaten heading into the rematch of last year's NCAA finals versus San Beda

CLOSE CONTEST. Lyceum's JV Marcelino and Letran's Bong Quinto battle for possession during their teams' tight NCAA duel. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

CJ Perez flashes MVP form in Pirates romp

Aug 03, 2018 - 7:42 PM

The Lyceum star delivers another all-around game to power Lyceum to a 6th straight NCAA triumph

UNSTOPPABLE. CJ Perez and the Lyceum Pirates cruise past the Perpetual Help Altas. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NCAA: Lyceum stretches perfect run to 5

Jul 27, 2018 - 7:44 PM

The Lyceum Pirates stay solo on top as the Arellano Chiefs and Letran Knights climb to a share of 3rd pkace

VICTORIOUS. Just a few days after their face-off, Lyceum and Arellano pull off separate victories. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lyceum bombs JRU by 32 points

Jul 20, 2018 - 4:24 PM

The unbeaten Pirates cruise to a 3rd straight victory to stay solo on top in the NCAA men's basketball tournament

DOMINANT. CJ Perez and the Lyceum Pirates overwhelm the JRU Heavy Bombers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lyceum coach Topex: Mistakes are OK

Jul 14, 2018 - 5:27 PM

Coach Topex Robinson says maintaining a relaxed team atmosphere amid a furious Generals comeback pulled the Pirates through

POSITIVE. Despite a near collapse, the Lyceum Pirates try to keep the fun on the floor. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Pirates hold off Generals' fightback for solo NCAA lead

Jul 13, 2018 - 2:45 PM

JC Marcelino fires 24 points to power the Pirates to their second straight triumph

HOT START. CJ Perez helps the Lyceum Pirates gain footing early. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NCAA opener: Pirates survive Stags scare

Jul 07, 2018 - 7:09 PM

Mike Nzeusseu and CJ Perez unleash big games to power Lyceum past a hard-fighting San Sebastian

OUTSTANDING. Lyceum big man Mike Nzeusseu drops a huge 20-20 double-double. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda, Lyceum still teams to beat as NCAA Season 94 unfolds

Jul 06, 2018 - 10:30 PM

Last year's finalists still emerge as the coaches' top picks

San Beda Red Lions turn back Lyceum Pirates to claim the NCAA season 93 crown

Nov 16, 2017 - 6:47 PM

(UPDATED) Red Lions slay Pirates, 92-82, to chalk up their 10th NCAA men's basketball title in 12 years

CHAMPS. San Beda Red Lions are NCAA Season 93 champs. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LIVE BLOG: NCAA Season 93 Finals Game 2 – San Beda vs Lyceum

Nov 13, 2017 - 6:56 PM

The San Beda Red Lions and Lyceum of the Philippines University Manila Pirates will face off in Game 2 of the NCAA Season 93 Senior Men's Basketball finals on Thursday, November 16, 3:30pm

LIVE BLOG: NCAA Season 93 Finals Game 1 – San Beda vs Lyceum

Nov 08, 2017 - 9:01 PM

The San Beda Red Lions and Lyceum of the Philippines University Manila Pirates will battle it out in the NCAA Season 93 Senior Men's Basketball finals on Friday, November 10, 3 pm

Lyceum drops 34 points vs Arellano to remain unbeaten in NCAA

Jul 25, 2017 - 4:21 PM

The Pirates maintain a flawless 4 0 record in the NCAA Season 93

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lyceum sparks huge second-half run to beat EAC

Sep 24, 2015 - 7:40 PM

Lyceum s Final Four hopes may be over but they showed no signs of letdown as they toppled an undermanned EAC

Jean Nguidjol of Lyceum topscored for the Pirates with 16 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Alanes rescues Lyceum as Pirates top Saint Benilde

Jul 16, 2015 - 5:25 PM

Shaq Alanes hits a 3 pointer in the dying seconds to give Lyceum a dramatic victory over the Benilde Blazers

Shaq Alanes is the big man on campus today after leading Lyceum to victory. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler