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Ateneo claims PCCL national title with UV rout

Jan 28, 2019 - 6:35 PM

With players arriving late from their classes, the Blue Eagles bank on Isaac Go to lift the championship

KINGS OF COURT. After winning a second straight UAAP crown, Ateneo Blue Eagles rule the Philippine Collegiate Champions League. Photo by JR Isaga/Rappler

Laurente conquers bad boy image to become CESAFI Junior MVP

Oct 17, 2017 - 12:17 PM

From troublemaker on the court to MVP on the podium

LESSONS LEARNED. Laurente makes the most of out of this season after his punishment-filled run last year. Photo by PJ Estan.

UC Webmasters upset UV Green Lancers to take Game 1 of CESAFI college title series

Oct 11, 2017 - 8:03 PM

Cameroonian import Frederick Ngoh Elombi leads the Webmasters with another double-double performance sinking 23 points and pulling 12 boards

UPSET. The UC Webmasters take game 1 of the CESAFI collegiate finals against defending champions UV Green Lancers. Photo by PJ Estan.

UV Baby Lancers win Game 1 in CESAFI Best-of-3 junior title series

Oct 10, 2017 - 10:02 PM

(UPDATED) Baby Lancer Jim Paul Amistoso sinks 11 points, 9 of which were in the second half

FIRST BLOOD. The UV Baby Lancers are 1-0 in the best-of-three finals series. Photo by PJ Estan

UV Green Lancers clinch pre-season invitational title in Bayugan City

Jun 30, 2017 - 2:53 PM

The UV Green Lancers beat the UST Growling Tigers by a point to win the Kim Lope Asis Mayor’s Cup Basketball Invitational title

UST Growling Tigers edge out UV Green Lancers with half-court buzzer-beater

Jun 29, 2017 - 12:26 PM

Both teams will face off at the finals of the Kim Lope Asis Mayor s Cup Basketball Invitational 2017

UV Green Lancers thrash SWU-Phinma in St Bernard hoops

May 30, 2017 - 6:13 PM

The Saint Isidore Inter Collegiate Basketball Invitational Cup in Saint Bernard town is considered as the pre season tournament of this year’s CESAFI

Santiago, Poe top Iloilo universities mock polls

Apr 28, 2016 - 11:16 PM

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago tops two out of 3 mock university polls in Iloilo while Poe wins in one university

Former fish vendor, lechon cook sees basketball as hope for family

Apr 12, 2016 - 2:20 PM

Joshua Cabilin Yerro a shooting guard for the University of the Visayas Baby Lancers and an athlete in the 2016 Palarong Pambansa is no stranger to hard work

BETTER LIFE. Joshua Cabilin Yerro (C) with his father (left) and his former coach Jonathan Basmayor, in Yerro's home in Ormoc. Yerro is playing basketball to one day give his family a better life. Photo by UV coach Van Parmis

CESAFI: UV survives USC, forces winner-take-all fifth game

Oct 17, 2015 - 6:59 PM

The UV Green Lancers remained in contention for the CESAFI seniors title defeating the University of San Carlos USC Warriors in Game 4

UV import Steve Akomo registered a double-double with 13 points, 13 rebounds, two assists and one block. Photo by Ronex Tolin/Rappler

Bar passers Habeas Corpuz, Nat King Coles both instructors

Mar 19, 2014 - 12:02 AM

Social media is abuzz with their unique names It turns out Habeas Corpuz 35 and Nat King Coles 34 are both political science teachers in the Visayas