FilOil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup - updates

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WATCH: Teng, Van Opstal, Perkins talk DLSU FilOil title win

Jun 08, 2014 - 10:35 PM

De La Salle University Green Archers Jeron Teng Jason Perkins and Arnold Van Opstal speak to Rappler about defeating the defending NCAA champion San Beda Red Lions to win the FilOil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup title

ARCHERS ON POINT. Jeron Teng says that La Salle's true focus is on winning another UAAP title, and that FilOil has helped them warm up for that. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

UAAP beats NCAA: La Salle downs San Beda to win FilOil title

Jun 08, 2014 - 7:13 PM

The DLSU Green Archers used a fourth quarter comeback to beat the San Beda Red Lions to win the 2014 FilOil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup title

THRICE IS NICE. The De La Salle University basketball team celebrates their third overall FilOil title and third straight title (UAAP, PCCL and FilOil). Photo by Josh Albelda

FilOil title would be a huge boost for San Beda, says Anthony Semerad

Jun 07, 2014 - 9:54 PM

San Beda s chances against the Green Archers in the FilOil finals will depend in large part on which Anthony Semerad shows up on Sunday afternoon

ONE LAST GAME. San Beda's Anthony Semerad, shown passing the ball during their showdown with National University, is hopeful for a FilOil title. Photo by Josh Albelda

San Beda books FilOil finals ticket by escaping CEU at the buzzer

Jun 06, 2014 - 8:08 PM

The defending NCAA champion San Beda Red Lions booked their ticket to a showdown with UAAP top dogs the DLSU Green Archers in the FilOil finals

LION PRIDE. Ola Adeogun of San Beda throws down a jam. Photo by Josh Albelda

Vosotros’ 19 leads La Salle’s win over Southwestern University

Jun 06, 2014 - 5:02 PM

Almond Vosotros scored 19 and Jeron Teng scored 14 as the Green Archers advanced to the Filoil Finals

ANIMO PREVAILS. The DLSU basketball team salutes their supporters after beating Southwestern University. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

La Salle's Torres ‘looking forward’ to facing Tallo, Cobras

Jun 06, 2014 - 2:05 AM

Thomas Torres of the La Salle Green Archers is looking forward to facing his former teammate Mac Mac Tallo and the Southwestern University Cobras in the FilOil semis

SHARPSHOOTING ARCHER. Thomas Torres goes to the rim for two of his 23 points against FEU. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FilOil: Semerad's second half explosion helps San Beda punch ticket to semis

Jun 04, 2014 - 7:57 PM

Anthony Semerad of San Beda burned NU for 18 points in the final 24 minutes to propel the Red Lions past the Bulldogs to earn a trip to the FilOil semis

San Beda won their fourth straight against the NU Bulldogs. Photo by Josh Albelda

FilOil: DLSU avoids late collapse to defeat FEU

Jun 04, 2014 - 5:53 PM

The DLSU Green Archers avoided another late collapse to overcome the FEU Tamaraws and earn a slot in the FilOil semis

SHARPSHOOTING ARCHER. Thomas Torres goes to the rim for two of his 23 points to lead DLSU to victory. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Mac-Mac Tallo: I'm not afraid of FEU or La Salle

Jun 04, 2014 - 4:01 AM

Southwestern Cobras point guard Mac Mac Tallo says he and his Cebu based squad aren t afraid of facing FEU or La Salle in the FilOil Finals

CEU advances to FilOil semis by dispatching LPU

Jun 02, 2014 - 7:20 PM

The Centro Escolar University Scorpions held on to defeat the Lyceum of the Philippines Pirates to earn a semis spot against the winner of the National University San Beda College match

Southwestern University beats Jose Rizal University to earn FilOil semis berth

Jun 02, 2014 - 5:24 PM

The Southwestern University Cobras used a dominant third quarter to take care of the Jose Rizal University Heavy Bombers 65 57 and book a ticket to the 2014 FilOil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup preseason tournament semifinals

UE, San Beda notch dominant wins in FilOil Premier Cup

May 17, 2014 - 8:20 PM

Two of the country s top collegiate basketball programs asserted their might as the elimination round of the 2014 FilOil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup continues to wind down

FilOil: Aroga sizzles as Bulldogs hammer San Sebastian

May 16, 2014 - 8:35 PM

The National University Bulldogs relied on Alfred Aroga as they beat the San Sebastian College Golden Stags to stay undefeated in the FilOil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup

Alfred Aroga, seen here from a game last year, was key to NU's victory. Photo from FilOil Flying V Sports Facebook page.

FilOil: La Salle relies on defense in 4th to trounce UE

Apr 26, 2014 - 8:41 PM

In a battle of two champions it was UAAP titlist La Salle University who came out with the w over reigning FilOil champs University of the East

WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS. Arnold Van Opstal of La Salle, shown here in this file photo, scored 16 points and grabbed 16 boards to lead his crew to victory

FilOil: San Beda survives gritty Letran in double OT

Apr 26, 2014 - 7:28 PM

It was same opponent same result for San Beda College as they defeated the Letran Knights in a rematch of last year s NCAA Finals

SAME AS THE LAST TIME. Baser Amer paced San Beda with 28 points and 7 rebounds in a rematch of last year's NCAA Finals. File photo by Paul Ryan Tan/Rebound Magazine

UE battles La Salle, Letran faces San Beda in Filoil opener

Apr 25, 2014 - 2:30 PM

The 9th Filoil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup formally gets underway on Saturday

ARCHERS TAKE AIM. Fresh off their UAAP championship, the De La Salle University Green Archers return to action in FilOil. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Filoil squads test PH U-18 national team's mettle

Apr 19, 2014 - 11:24 AM

Before engaging against the best young guns in Asia and possibly the world the PH Youth U 18 national team will have to go up against tough opposition first in the Filoil Flying V Hanes Premier Cup

FILOIL TUNEUP. Thirdy Ravena and the rest of the PH Youth U-18 nationals will face tough domestic challenges before playing abroad. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

First impressions as college hoops preseason opens

Apr 14, 2013 - 4:00 PM

College hoops season is on and Enzo Flojo shares with us his first impressions of the teams that played in the FilOil tourney