Back on top: Twitter revels in Letran Knights’ magical run

Kaye Cabal
After ruling a title series to remember, the Letran Knights go all out to party in Intramuros tonight

MANILA, Philippines – After 4 years, the NCAA men’s basketball trophy is back in Muralla.

The Letran Knights pulled of the improbable after dethroning the three-time defending champion San Beda Red Lions in Game 3 of the NCAA Season 95 men’s basketball. (READ: Letran ends San Beda reign, captures NCAA crown)

This is the Knights’ first championship since 2015, also against their archrival San Beda.

Shortly after the final buzzer, keywords related to the epic do-or-die game topped the Philippine trends.

The basketball community is one in congratulating the new kings of NCAA men’s basketball:







Victory party is all set in Intramuros tonight and you are invited. Congratulations, Knights!

 

Here are more tweets from fans and spectators:

– Rappler.com

Kaye Cabal

Kaye Cabal leads Rappler’s Digital Communications team and has been with Rappler since 2014. Her interest in and dedication to social media grew deeper with her love and passion for Philippine sports. She is a BS Development Communication graduate of UP Los Baños.