San Beda College - updates

Rappler's latest stories on San Beda College


What should cities do to attract more tourists?

Sep 05, 2019 - 1:50 PM

Experts share some insights into how local governments can help boost, and sustain, their tourism industry

Robert Bolick waxes sentimental, pens emotional farewell to San Beda

Nov 13, 2018 - 3:59 PM

'I was struggling, hurt, lost but you found me and gave me the chance to showcase what I can do!,' writes Bolick to San Beda

3RD STRAIGHT NET. Robert Bolick exits the NCAA as a three-time champion with San Beda. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda Red Lions sink Lyceum Pirates in Game 2, nail title 3-peat

Nov 12, 2018 - 6:22 PM

(UPDATED) Include NCAA Season 94 as San Beda's 22nd overall seniors basketball crown, and 11th in 13 years


Robert Bolick wants the 'best' from CJ Perez in NCAA finals Game 2

Nov 12, 2018 - 12:34 PM

As the Lyceum star returns from his suspension, the San Beda stalwart braces for a battle

STARS COLLIDE. Robert Bolick and CJ Perez will duel it out in Game 2 of the NCAA Season 94 finals. File photos by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: San Beda Red Lions vs LPU Pirates - NCAA Season 94 Finals Game 2

Nov 11, 2018 - 7:58 PM

San Beda shoots for the NCAA crown against a Lyceum side that's set to see the return of star player CJ Perez

San Beda outlasts Perez-less Lyceum in NCAA Finals G1

Nov 06, 2018 - 6:12 PM

(UPDATED) The San Beda Red Lions can wrap up their 5th title three-peat in Game 2, but then they have to contend with the Lyceum Pirates returning top gun CJ Perez

HIGHLIGHTS: San Beda Red Lions vs LPU Pirates - NCAA Season 94 Finals Game 1

Nov 05, 2018 - 4:56 PM

The two powerhouse teams lock horns in a best-of-three championship duel

More than a title, San Beda defends tradition in return to NCAA finals

Nov 05, 2018 - 3:47 PM

Winning 10 championships in the last 12 seasons, the Red Lions seek to maintain their image of dominance and consistency

THREE-PEAT. Robert Bolick and the San Beda Red Lions are gunning for a third straight NCAA title. File photo by Josh Albelda

Lyceum, San Beda flex muscles to start NCAA 2nd round

Sep 04, 2018 - 6:24 PM

The LPU Pirates and the San Beda Red Lions open the second round by routing their competitors

STAT-STUFFER. CJ Perez paces the Pirates with 21 points, 9 rebounds, 5 steals and 2 assists. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

De Lima cries, writes emotional message on son's graduation

Jun 03, 2018 - 5:54 PM

'To Vincent, I want to tell you, my son, that I am so happy and so proud of you,' writes detained Senator Leila de Lima. Read her full message here.

MOTHER'S LAMENT. Detained Senator Leila de Lima writes an emotional message on her son Vincent's graduation day at San Beda College Alabang. File photo by AFP

Court rejects De Lima request to attend son's law school graduation

May 28, 2018 - 6:30 PM

Senator Leila de Lima's son Vincent Joshua Bohol is set to graduate from the San Beda College Alabang School of Law on Sunday, June 3

2017. Senator Leila de Lima says the year changed her and made her closer to her family.

Duterte attends granddaughter Isabelle's San Beda graduation

May 17, 2018 - 3:05 PM

(UPDATED) Malacañang says Isabelle's father, former Davao City vice mayor Paolo Duterte, was also present. They earlier had a public feud on social media.

De Lima seeks court permission to attend son's law school graduation

May 17, 2018 - 2:25 PM

'To be personally present in such a special occasion is more than a compelling duty on the part of the accused De Lima as a mother,' Senator Leila de Lima's motion reads

Police escort detained Senator Leila De LIma inside the Philippine Hearth Center for a medical checkup on March 12, 2018

Bedan lawyer, Davao judge also apply for Ombudsman post

May 15, 2018 - 5:36 PM

(UPDATED) Davao City Regional Trial Court Judges Carlo Espero II and lawyer Rex Rico are among Ombudsman hopefuls, informed sources from the judiciary confirm to Rappler

Office of the Ombudsman Photo by DARREN LANGIT

San Beda gains university status

Feb 06, 2018 - 3:25 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Commission on Higher Education's Prospero de Vera III says San Beda University is expected to produce 'experts, knowledge, and technological innovations that can be resources for long-term development processes in the globalized context'

Duterte: 'If Joma Sison comes here, I will arrest him'

Nov 25, 2017 - 10:55 AM

'Better still, I will not allow him to enter his native land, and that is a very painful experience,' President Rodrigo Duterte says of CPP founder Jose Maria Sison

HOMECOMING. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte speaks during the San Beda Law Annual Alumni Homecoming at The Peninsula Manila in Makati City on November 24, 2017. Photo by King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo

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 secures outright finals berth with season sweep, double OT win over San Beda

Oct 19, 2017 - 6:08 PM

The Lyceum Pirates stick it out in double overtime to prevail 107-105 over the determined San Beda College Red Lions

SWEEP. Lyceum is headed straight to the NCAA Finals after sweeping the season. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

GALLERY: Who are Duterte's San Beda appointees to gov't?

Jun 28, 2017 - 7:31 PM

UPDATED From the Cabinet to the courts many of the President s schoolmates and classmates have been appointed to key government positions

Vitaliano Aguirre: 'Fake news king' to opposition, 'bright boy' to Duterte

Jun 11, 2017 - 2:00 PM

Aguirre says he would have wanted to settle for a quiet life, take care of his 6 grandchildren, tend to his bonsais, and resume scuba diving, but service beckoned

DOJ CHIEF. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II faces his latest controversy since being appointed chief of the Department of Justice (DOJ). Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Filoil: FEU cruises past Mapua, San Beda defeats La Salle

May 28, 2017 - 7:29 PM

Robert Bollick scores 27 as San Beda defeats the defending UAAP champions

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

SC stops DOE, ERC from limiting major power consumers' supply choices

Feb 21, 2017 - 8:40 PM

The Supreme Court says there appears to be no basis for the Department of Energy and the Energy Regulatory Commission to require major power consumers to source their electricity only from certain suppliers

Boyet Fernandez returns as San Beda coach

Dec 19, 2016 - 12:04 PM

The two time NCAA champion coach is going back to the Lions den

BACK TO THE LIONS' DEN. Two-time NCAA champion coach Boyet Fernandez, after two seasons coaching NLEX in the PBA, will return as head coach of the San Beda Red Lions. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Jamike Jarin leaves San Beda to coach NU

Dec 13, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Another coach is jumping from the NCAA to the UAAP as Jamike Jarin is set to take over as new coach of the NU Bulldogs

ON TO THE BULLDOGS. After steering San Beda to the NCAA title in October, Jamike Jarin, seen here carried by his team during the championship celebration, is set to coach National University in the UAAP. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

How Duterte lost his 'freedom' when he won the presidency

Nov 27, 2016 - 8:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte tells fellow Bedans why he regrets to a certain extent being the most powerful man in the country Western mores seem to have something to do with it

SAN BEDA ALUMNI. President Rodrigo Duterte attends the San Beda law alumni homecoming on November 26, 2016. Photo by Robinson Ninal/Malacañang Photo

San Beda squeaks by Arellano to take NCAA Finals Game 1

Oct 06, 2016 - 6:07 PM

Robert Bolick scores 24 and grabs 10 rebounds as the Red Lions withstand a late run by the Chiefs

FIRST BLOOD. Robert Bolick and San Beda secure a win over Arellano in Game 1. Photo by Josh Albelda/RAPPLER

San Beda beats Perpetual Help to clinch 11th straight NCAA Finals berth

Oct 04, 2016 - 6:11 PM

San Beda will meet Arellano University in a best of 3 series to decide the NCAA Season 92 champions

LIONS PRIDE. Amiel Soberano rises to the rim during San Beda's series-clinching win over Perpetual Help. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda avenges loss to Letran in NCAA Finals rematch

Jun 25, 2016 - 6:18 PM

The San Beda Red Lions begin their road to redemption with a win over the defending NCAA champions

WHO BEDA THAN SAN BEDA. Donald Tankoua puts up two points against Letran. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

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Duterte to take oath before SC Justice Reyes

Jun 16, 2016 - 5:59 PM

Like President elect Rodrigo Duterte SC Associate Justice Bienvenido Reyes studied law at San Beda College in Manila

SCHOOLMATES. President-elect Rodrigo Duterte (left) is set to take his oath on June 30 before Supreme Court Associate Justice Bienvenido Reyes (right). File photo of Duterte from the Davao City Mayor's Office/EPA; file photo of Reyes from the SC website

Given his shot, new Red Lion Robert Bolick looks to repay Jarin’s trust

May 28, 2016 - 1:18 AM

Bolick a starter for San Beda in the FilOil preseason tournament is benefiting from the vote of confidence coach Jarin has given him

San Beda-A prevails in all-Lions finals to win inaugural college 3x3 crown

Mar 20, 2016 - 10:33 PM

San Beda A sweeps San Beda C to become the first champion of the inaugural Intercollegiate 3x3 Invitationals

CHAMPS. Davon Potts (C) and the San Beda-A team catch fire from beyond the arc to win the first-ever Intercollegiate 3x3 Invitationals crown. Photo from press release

UE, San Beda dominate 3x3 tourney eliminations

Mar 19, 2016 - 9:43 PM

The quarterfinals semifinals and finals stages will take place on Sunday March 20 at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall

ON TO THE ELITE 8. Philip Manalang (R) of the UE-C team along with two other UE teams will advance to the quarterfinals of the Intercollegiate 3x3 Invitationals. Photo from press release

San Beda captures NCAA Season 91 overall crown

Mar 08, 2016 - 5:20 PM

The Red Lions amassed 632 5 points to clinch their fourth overall crown

Arellano ends San Beda's 6-peat bid to win first NCAA football title

Jan 19, 2016 - 5:15 PM

Charles Vincent Gamutan and Jumbeng Guinabang score for Arellano University as 5 time defending champions San Beda College see their reign of dominance ended

WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS. Arellano University ends San Beda's reign atop the NCAA football scene. Photo from Arellano football's Facebook page

'NIA, not Aboitiz, to blame for Cagayan Valley floods'

Jan 04, 2016 - 5:03 PM

The irrigation agency is facing legal action over the release of water from Magat Dam which caused flooding

SUBMERGED. Flood waters submerge a low-lying area of Tuguegarao City. Photo by Maila Que

Cagayan priest to sue Magat Dam operator over floods

Dec 22, 2015 - 4:50 PM

UPDATED The priest says that when SN Aboitiz Power Group released water from Magat Dam at the height of Typhoon Nona Melor it caused head high floods and damaged crops

Manila students welcome Lumads

Nov 05, 2015 - 12:46 AM

The killings have intensified in 2015 claiming 13 lives as of September 1 activists say

Baser Amer bids heartfelt farewell to San Beda

Oct 30, 2015 - 2:42 PM

Despite the disappointment of a Game 3 loss Baser Amer remains grateful for his time with the Red Lions

TEARFUL ENDING. San Beda's Baser Amer sheds tears as his college career ends on a sour note. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Cruz, Amer: Salute to the NCAA court generals

Oct 30, 2015 - 12:41 PM

Mark Cruz and Baser Amer were determined to end their NCAA careers on the highest note but there could only be one winner

MVP. Mark Cruz ended his NCAA career in fairy tale fashion, earning Letran its first championship in 10 years and winning the Finals MVP distinction. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Letran beats San Beda in Game 3, wins first NCAA title in 10 years

Oct 29, 2015 - 6:49 PM

Colegio de San Juan de Letran wins its first NCAA title since 2005

ARRIBA. Finals MVP Mark Cruz (C) and the Letran Knights celebrate their first NCAA title in 10 years. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LIVE BLOG: San Beda vs Letran - NCAA Finals Game 3

Oct 29, 2015 - 2:10 PM

Letran and San Beda will play one more game to decide it all

Letran remains optimistic about NCAA title hopes

Oct 28, 2015 - 8:47 PM

Although Letran failed to close out the series in the Finals’ Game 2 coach Aldin Ayo is still in high hopes of capturing the NCAA men’s senior basketball crown

ONE MORE NIGHT. Matters have been heated throughout the NCAA Finals, and the stakes will be at their highest in Game 3. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Jarin addresses San Beda’s turnover woes in NCAA Finals

Oct 28, 2015 - 8:18 PM

After making 29 turnovers in Game 1 and 32 in Game 2 San Beda coach Jamike Jarin wants the team to limits its mistakes in a winner take all Game 3

PROTECT THE BALL. Javee Mocon (R) and Ranbill Tongco (L) are pumped up as San Beda keeps their hopes for a sixth straight title alive. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda coach praises Amer, Mocon for Game 2 efforts

Oct 28, 2015 - 3:36 PM

“I am lost for words for these two young men ” San Beda head coach Jamike Jarin said of Mocon and Amer after their Game 2 win

Baser Amer (R) and Javee Mocon (L) had standout performances as San Beda College evened their NCAA Finals series. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda coach expects another classic match vs Letran in Game 3

Oct 28, 2015 - 5:45 AM

It doesn’t get any better than this ” says San Beda coach Jamike Jarin

HOT GAME. Matters have been heated throughout the NCAA Finals, and the stakes will be at their highest in Game 3. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Letran coach defends Nambatac’s scoreless performance in Game 2

Oct 28, 2015 - 3:57 AM

Letran missed the reliable shooting of Rey Nambatac in Game 2 but coach Aldin Ayo highlights his defensive contributions in the close loss

TOUGH NIGHT. Rey Nambatac - and the rest of the Letran Knights - struggled with shooting woes in Game 2. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda wins Game 2, forces NCAA Finals rubber match with Letran

Oct 27, 2015 - 6:39 PM

The San Beda Red Lions and Letran Knights are headed for a winner take all Game 3 on Thursday

Javee Mocon (R) and Ranbill Tongco (L) are pumped up as San Beda keeps their hopes for a sixth straight title alive. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda’s Finals fate: Suffer 2009 downfall or repeat of 1977 magic?

Oct 26, 2015 - 12:39 PM

San Beda s back is against the wall after losing Game 1 of the NCAA Finals but it s not the first time the school has faced adversity

AGAINST THE WALL. San Beda is at risk of being swept in their bid for a sixth straight NCAA title. File photo by Czaesar Dancel/Rappler