UAAP season 77 - updates

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Ravena motivated by Lady Eagles’ title romp

Mar 18, 2015 - 7:31 PM

People will really have to watch out for us It will be different that’s one thing I can promise says Ravena

KING EAGLE. Kiefer Ravena is looking to sit on his throne and reign supreme again this coming UAAP Season 78. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Spikers remain ‘warriors’ despite losing Galang, says Maraño

Mar 10, 2015 - 1:42 PM

Former captain Aby Maraño barely saw a hint of hopelessness among the Lady Spikers despite losing current captain Ara Galang to injury

TEAMWORK. As a former team captain of the De La Salle Lady Spikers, Aby Maraño knows teamwork can pull the team in the Finals. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Galang to Lady Spikers: 'Season is not yet done'

Mar 09, 2015 - 7:13 PM

Galang radiated positivity despite her injury and missing the Finals

Ara Galang scored 25 points to tow La Salle to its 6th straight Finals appearance, but it came at a high cost. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler.com

Espejo powers Ateneo, takes home second MVP trophy

Mar 08, 2015 - 5:08 PM

18 year old Marck Espejo bags his second straight season MVP before helping Ateneo sweep NU

2ND MVP. Marck Espejo bags his second consecutive UAAP MVP award. Photo from Espejo's Facebook profile

NU takes down FEU, sets date with DLSU

Feb 28, 2015 - 7:03 PM

Myla Pablo Jorelle Singh and Jaja Santiago led the Bulldogs in the win

BULLDOGS UNLEASHED. Jaja Santiago of National University slams home a point against FEU. File photo by Josh Albelda

FEU turns back UST, returns to Final 4

Feb 25, 2015 - 7:44 PM

With the win Far Eastern University returns to the Final Four for the first time since Season 74

The FEU Lady Tamaraws celebrate their return to the Final Four after 3 years. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo sweeps eliminations after beating DLSU in thriller

Feb 18, 2015 - 7:24 PM

The Lady Eagles outlast the Lady Spikers in four sets 25 20 21 25 25 23 27 25

The Ateneo Lady Eagles celebrate as they defeat the Lady Spikers to sweep the UAAP 77 Women's Volleyball eliminations round. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo remains unbeaten after sweeping FEU

Feb 04, 2015 - 10:48 PM

Ateneo plays catch up for most of the first set due to early errors but turns things around in time to seal the victory

CONSISTENT. Alyssa Valdez again displays her deadly rhythm and dropped 23 points with 7 digs against FEU. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Frustration mounts for Bersola watching UP Lady Maroons slide

Feb 04, 2015 - 8:00 AM

You’d give anything to play right now but your anything is not enough said the injured Kathy Bersola

FRUSTRATED. Injured Kathy Bersola looks on as the Lady Maroons fight through UAAP 77 without her. Jane Bracher/Rappler

DLSU kicks off second round with 4-set W over FEU

Jan 21, 2015 - 11:21 PM

Ara Galang leads the Lady Spikers to a win following a loss against rivals Ateneo Lady Eagles

DLSU's Mika Reyes and Ara Galang tries to stop a shot by FEU's Samantha Dawson. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP improves to 4-4 following lopsided win over UE

Jan 21, 2015 - 5:01 PM

The Lady Maroons surpasses their win total from last season with 6 games left in their schedule

Nicole Tiamzon leads all UP scorers with 12 points. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Eagles recover bearings, trample Lady Warriors

Jan 10, 2015 - 7:16 PM

It s a statement game for the Lady Eagles as they register 46 attack points against only 9 by the hapless Lady Red Warriors

ON POINT. Reigning season MVP Alyssa Valdez was in her usual deadly rhythm and dropped 23 points against UE. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

The Top 10 Basketball Stories of 2014

Jan 01, 2015 - 8:57 PM

Columnist Enzo Flojo looks back at some of the most compelling basketball related stories of 2014

La Salle dispatches FEU to win fifth straight

Dec 10, 2014 - 8:39 PM

Ara Galang leads the Lady Spikers with 22 points 19 of which coming from attack points

DLSU's Mika Reyes and Ara Galang tries to stop a shot by FEU's Samantha Dawson. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Maroons make quick work of Lady Warriors

Dec 10, 2014 - 6:47 PM

Katherine Bersola led the way for UP with 12 points and 4 blocks as UP takes care of the match in three sets

UP's Monica Ortiz stops an attack by UE's Shaya Adorador. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Warriors remain winless after loss to Lady Bulldogs

Dec 07, 2014 - 8:44 PM

Myla Pablo leads NU with 13 points helping the Lady Bulldogs to a 2 2 record

NU's Jaja Santiago stops an attack by UE's Shaya Adorador. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Falcons rout Lady Tamaraws

Dec 07, 2014 - 8:22 PM

It is Adamson s second win in four outings in the UAAP Season 77 women s volleyball tournament

Lady Maroons scores surprise win vs Lady Tigresses

Dec 03, 2014 - 8:25 PM

UP lost 13 of their last 16 matches vs UST but the Lady Maroons one ups the Lady Tigresses in this contest

Katherine Bersola gets the ball through UST's defense. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Tamaraws bulldoze the Lady Warriors

Dec 03, 2014 - 7:46 PM

Rookie Toni Basas leads FEU with 12 points while Bernadeth Pons adds 11 and the Lady Tamaraws win in straight sets vs the Lady Warriors

Bernadeth Pons challenges the defense of Leuseht Dawis. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Lady Falcons put away Lady Warriors for first win

Dec 01, 2014 - 12:52 AM

Mylene Paat topscores for Adamson as the Lady Falcons record their first win in UAAP Season 77

IN PHOTOS: Lady Eagles, Tigresses open UAAP 77 volleyball with wins

Nov 22, 2014 - 10:51 PM

Images from the opening game day of the UAAP Season 77 Volleyball taken by Josh Albelda

NO RUST. Reigning MVP Alyssa Valdez is in fine form early in the tournament leading the Lady Eagles over the Lady Bulldogs. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Tigresses cruise to easy first win over Lady Red Warriors

Nov 22, 2014 - 4:07 PM

The Tigresses were in form right away showcasing much improved net defense en route to a three set sweep

OPENING GROWL. UST sweeps UE for its 1st win in UAAP Season 77 Volleyball 25-11, 25-12, 25-14. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UAAP Volleyball Season 77 schedule

Nov 21, 2014 - 12:43 PM

The full schedule of the UAAP Season 77 men s and women s volleyball tournaments

FEU should not be ashamed of UAAP Finals loss, says Racela

Oct 18, 2014 - 6:50 PM

Not because we lost the championship to NU it means we failed FEU head coach Nash Racela says

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: NU Bulldogs defeat FEU to win UAAP title

Oct 15, 2014 - 7:30 PM

Relive the moment as National University ended its 60 year UAAP title drought

NU beats FEU, ends 60-year UAAP title drought

Oct 15, 2014 - 6:21 PM

Defense wins championships Top defensive team Bulldogs held off the Tamaraws for a 75 59 win in Game 3 of their Season 77 best of three finals match

BIG DOG. Alfred Aroga goes for the layup against FEU. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: FEU vs NU (UAAP Finals Game 3)

Oct 14, 2014 - 7:21 PM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP Season 77 finals Game 3 between the FEU Tamaraws and the NU Bulldogs

NU outlasts FEU to force rubber match for UAAP title

Oct 08, 2014 - 6:09 PM

Gelo Alolino hits two crucial triples in the end game but it was NU s defense that kept FEU at bay all game long

BITE BACK. Gelo Alolino (L) hits two crucial shots in the end game. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: FEU vs NU (UAAP Finals Game 2)

Oct 07, 2014 - 8:55 PM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP Season 77 finals Game 2 between the FEU Tamaraws and the NU Bulldogs

Pogoy shines as FEU takes game 1 of UAAP Finals

Oct 04, 2014 - 5:52 PM

RR Pogoy catches fire in the third quarter as FEU took the lead and never looked back to take game 1 of the UAAP Finals vs NU

OTHER WEAPON. RR Pogoy, seen here taking a shot vs NU's Henri Betayene, picks up the scoring slack for FEU. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: FEU vs NU (UAAP Finals Game 1)

Oct 04, 2014 - 12:39 PM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP Season 77 finals Game 1 between the FEU Tamaraws and the NU Bulldogs

Belo triple sends FEU to UAAP Finals

Oct 01, 2014 - 8:11 PM

Mac Belo knocks down a corner triple at the buzzer to help FEU advance to the Finals of UAAP Season 77

WALK OFF SHOT. Mac Belo sent FEU to the UAAP Finals with a last second three pointer. Photo by Josh Albelda

NU beats Ateneo for first Finals appearance since 1970

Oct 01, 2014 - 4:41 PM

Alfred Aroga blocks Kiefer Ravena s layup that would have tied the game at 65

CLUTCH. Gelo Alolino was responsible for the two free throws that gave NU the lead for good. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs NU (UAAP Final Four)

Sep 30, 2014 - 9:43 PM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP Season 77 Final Four knockout match between the Ateneo Blue Eagles and the NU Bulldogs

HIGHLIGHTS: FEU vs DLSU (UAAP Final Four)

Sep 30, 2014 - 9:43 PM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP Season 77 Final Four knockout match between the FEU Tamaraws and the DLSU Green Archers

Dominant Green Archers force rubber match vs Tamaraws

Sep 27, 2014 - 6:42 PM

The DLSU Green Archers avenge their loss against the FEU Tamaraws last week to move one win away from the UAAP Season 77 Finals

BOUNCE BACK. King Archer Jeron Teng leads La Salle over FEU scoring 25 points with 7 rebounds. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU hangs on to defeat Ateneo and extend Final 4 series

Sep 24, 2014 - 6:25 PM

Kiefer Ravena s last attempt misses NU holds on to win and forces a do or die match vs Ateneo

TIGHT GAME. Kiefer Ravena defends JJay Alejandro who had a breakout game for the NU Bulldogs. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo Blue Eagles vs NU Bulldogs (UAAP Final Four)

Sep 24, 2014 - 1:50 PM

Rappler s live blog of game one of the Final Four match between the Ateneo Blue Eagles and the NU Bulldogs

IN PHOTOS: 2014 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

Sep 14, 2014 - 5:34 PM

View photos of your favorite universities at the 2014 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

Photo by Josh Albelda

HIGHLIGHTS: UAAP Cheerdance 2014

Sep 14, 2014 - 3:28 PM

Rappler s live blog of the UAAP Season 77 Cheerdance competition

NU looks to defend Cheerdance crown with difficult routine

Sep 14, 2014 - 3:14 AM

The NU Pep Squad is looking to score a repeat in the cheerdance competition while recognizing it will be a tougher competition this year

CHAMPIONS. NU wants to defend its cheerdance title. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

DLSU books Final Four date with FEU after NU win

Sep 13, 2014 - 8:48 PM

Almond Vosotros scores 15 points while big men Arnold Van Opstal and Norbert Torres combine for 27 markers in DLSU s win over NU

BALANCED ATTACK. Almond Vosotros leads the well-distributed scoring of the DLSU Green Archers. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

NU looks to retain UAAP Cheerdance title

Sep 12, 2014 - 2:29 AM

National University will look to win back to back UAAP Cheerdance titles when the pep squads descend on Araneta Coliseum on Sunday

DEFENDING CHAMPS. National University celebrates after winning the 2013 Cheerdance competition. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Basibas sparks UST in win over UP

Aug 27, 2014 - 6:59 PM

Reggie Basibas comes out of nowhere to push the UST Growling Tigers over the UP Fighting Maroons

BREAKOUT TIGER. Reggie Basibas steps up for the Growling Tigers scoring 16 points vs UP. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU avenges first round loss with rout of Ferrer-less UST

Aug 23, 2014 - 7:28 PM

The Tamaraws ram the Tigers from tip off to take revenge over their two point loss in the first round of Season 77

SCORING DUTIES. Roger Pogoy takes over scoring duties from the not-feeling-well Mike Tolomia to notch a career high 19 points in FEU's win over UST. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Kiefer Ravena is clutch once again in Ateneo's win over UE

Aug 20, 2014 - 8:12 PM

Kiefer Ravena hits another clutch shot as he propels Ateneo back to the top of the standings with a win over UE

3-on-3: UAAP Season 77 first round

Aug 15, 2014 - 5:33 PM

Rappler s 3 on 3 panel share their thoughts on the first round of the UAAP Season 77 and what they expect to happen in the second round

For UP, the bonfire signals an end and a beginning

Aug 11, 2014 - 4:31 PM

From a student who witnessed UP s last win two years ago to a an alumnus who rejoiced the Maroon s 1986 championship the long wait for a victory is worth it

The bonfire burned bright after UP's first win in two years. Photo by Joel Leporada

[Last Lap] Recalling UP's glorious basketball past

Aug 10, 2014 - 4:33 AM

There was a time when UP wasn t the UAAP s cellar dweller but rather a perennial contender who dominated portions of the mid 1980s

The fire burns bright as the UP faithful celebrates their first win in two years. Photo by Joel Leporada

FEU improves to 4-2 by surviving NU's late charge

Aug 09, 2014 - 7:17 PM

The Far Eastern University Tamaraws were led by Carl Cruz s career high 16 points to down the NU Bulldogs

Carl Cruz scored a career-high 16 points for FEU. Photo by Josh Albelda