Gilas Pilipinas: Matt Ganuelas-Rosser
One of the most impressive rookies of the 2014-2015 PBA season, Talk ’N Text star Matt Ganuelas-Rosser now gets the opportunity to add more accomplishments to his already impressive resume in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship.
With averages of 8.9 points, 4.1 rebounds, 1.5 assists, and 1.1 blocks per contest in his rookie season, the former Gilas cadet has earned a reputation for being a swiss-army knife, and his skills will be integral for Gilas.
The Olongapo City-native attended California State Polytechnic University, Pomona before being drafted fourth overall in the 2014 draft. He was named to the All-Rookie team the following year and was the MVP of the Rookies vs Sophomores game at the PBA All-Star weekend.
The 25-year-old Ganuelas-Rosser is also a very good defender and can handle the ball, making him an even more important weapon. At 6-foot-5 and with the ability to move like a guard, many of the national team’s Asian rivals will have a tough time dealing with Ganuelas-Rosser not just now, but for years to come. – Rappler.com