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San Beda shackles La Salle to cop Filoil crown

Jun 23, 2019 - 8:12 PM

Displaying their defensive prowess, the Red Lions drub the Green Archers to cap their unbeaten run in the preseason tournament

LIONS ROAR. San Beda cruises past La Salle after a dominant second half. Photo by Kyle Janremy Bustos/Rappler

Late drama in Filoil semis as La Salle, San Beda scrape close wins

Jun 20, 2019 - 7:52 PM

La Salle and San Beda slip past separate foes to arrange a title showdown in the preseason tournament

TOUGH CHALLENGE. Justine Baltazar and the La Salle Green Archers dispatch the Lyceum Pirates in the semifinals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda stays unbeaten; La Salle dominates San Sebastian

Jun 14, 2019 - 10:08 PM

The Red Lions complete a seven-game elimination sweep as the Green Archers also advance in the preseason tournament

TOP SEED. The Tigers fall prey to NCAA king Red Lions. Photo by Kyle Janremy Bustos/Rappler

Ateneo routs San Beda in Filoil battle of champions

Jun 30, 2018 - 8:36 PM

The Blue Eagles complete a 12-0 tournament sweep to rule the preseason basketball tournament

BAND OF BROTHERS. Even in the preseason, the Ateneo Blue Eagles prove they’re still on top of their game. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda sets up Filoil knockout finals vs Ateneo

Jun 29, 2018 - 9:17 PM

The Red Lions turn back a gritty St. Benilde Blazers side in their Final Four duel

TITLE DEFENSE. Robert Bolick and San Beda look to defend their crown after getting past St. Benilde in the semifinals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo drubs FEU to book Filoil finals ticket

Jun 29, 2018 - 6:46 PM

Big man Isaac Go sparks a late run to power the Blue Eagles in the low-scoring semifinal slugfest

FINALS BOUND. Thirdy Ravena leads Ateneo to the title round of the preseason basketball tournament. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Hubert Cani makes the most of his second chance

Jun 29, 2018 - 4:12 PM

The former blue-chip recruit transforms from an out-of-shape misfit into a reclamation success

BACK ON TOP. FEU guard Hubert Cani rediscover his gifts with the Tamaraws. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo escapes Letran, sets semis duel vs FEU

Jun 28, 2018 - 10:30 PM

Matt Nieto knocks in the clutch baskets as the Blue Eagles rally past the Knights to cap a day of thrillers

TWINS STAR. Mike Nieto (center) drops 9 points, the same output as his twin brother Matt, to lead Ateneo's balanced charge. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Cani takes over as FEU upsets La Salle

Jun 28, 2018 - 7:54 PM

The FEU guard heats up in the final stretch to tow the Tams to the Filoil semifinals

TAKE CHARGE. Hubert Cani pumps in 8 points in the final minute to lift the Tamaraws. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Red Lions clip Falcons to book Filoil semis berth

Jun 28, 2018 - 5:37 PM

Javee Mocon takes over in the final stretch as San Beda advances to the semifinals versus Saint Benilde

LEADER. San Beda star Robert Bolick drops 23 points to power the Red Lions to the next round. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Benilde eliminates UP to reach Filoil semis

Jun 28, 2018 - 4:48 PM

Unique Naboa nails the go-ahead basket as the Blazers snap the Fighting Maroons' 6-game winning streak

FOCUSED. St. Benilde's Justin Gutang (left) looks to get past the defense of UP's Janjan Jaboneta. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo, La Salle eye Filoil semis showdown

Jun 27, 2018 - 4:22 PM

The last 8 teams standing square off in the winner-take-all quarterfinals of the preseason basketball tournament

RIVALRY. Ateneo leads in almost every statistical category, while fierce rival La Salle boasts a good mix of veterans and talented newcomers. File photo by Richard Esguerra/Rappler

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Jun 13, 2018 - 11:15 AM

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Gilas Cadets end FilOil campaign with win over EAC

Jun 12, 2018 - 10:00 PM

The Gilas cadets finished with a 4-5 record, failing to qualify for the quarterfinals.

ON FIRE. Matt Nieto scores 15 points with 4-of-7 from the arc. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

Ateneo outlasts DLSU in FilOil OT thriller

Jun 12, 2018 - 6:30 PM

(UPDATED) The Blue Eagles keep a perfect 9-0 record in the FilOil Flying V Preseason Cup

X FACTOR. Angelo Kouame's personal 6-0 run in the overtime period pins down Ateneo's lead in the game. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

La Salle rallies past scrappy NU, faces rival Ateneo next

Jun 10, 2018 - 7:42 PM

The victory preps up the Green Archers for a preseason duel against rival and reigning UAAP champion Ateneo on June 12

BOUNCE BACK. After absorbing its first loss against San Beda, La Salle recovers with a win over NU. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ateneo routs Mapua by 44 points, keeps FilOil record perfect

Jun 08, 2018 - 7:13 PM

Angelo Kouame tallies a double-double to lift the Blue Eagles to their 8th straight victory

STREAKING. Thirdy Ravena an the Ateneo Blue Eagles sustain their hot run. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Gilas cadets close out Filoil Cup campaign with blowout of Mapua

Jun 04, 2018 - 7:30 PM

The national team cadets end the preseason tournament with a 3-5 record

BLOWOUT. Kobe Paras scores 12 points for the Gilas cadets' romp of Mapua. File photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler


UP stuns NCAA champ San Beda, books FilOil quarters berth

Jun 01, 2018 - 9:23 PM

Rivals Ateneo and La Salle also pick up separate victories in the preseason tournament

UPSET. The UP Fighting Maroons stand their ground against the favored San Beda Red Lions. Photo by Franco Luna/Rappler

Ateneo stretches perfect FilOil streak to 5, runs circles around NU

May 31, 2018 - 8:48 PM

The reigning UAAP men's basketball champions get to keep a share of the top spot with rival La Salle in Group A

MAIN MAN. Ateneo star Thirdy Ravena tries to get a shot off NU's John Lloyd Clemente in the match handily won by the Blue Eagles. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Streaking Letran drops NCAA rival San Sebastian in FilOil Cup

May 28, 2018 - 9:32 PM

The Letran Knights now tote a 4-2 record, while the San Sebastian Stags slipped to 3-2

FilOil: CSJL vs AdU May 15. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

La Salle turns back UE, clinches FilOil quarterfinal berth

May 25, 2018 - 8:13 PM

Mark Dyke buries 18 points as the Green Archers stay unbeaten in 4 outings

CHALLENGE. Alvin Pasaol and the University of the East Red Warriors put up a fight against the favored La Salle squad. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Gilas 2023 halts FilOil losing streak with late-rally win over UE Warriors

May 22, 2018 - 9:19 PM

Tired of losing to late scoring runs for the last 3 games, Gilas launches one of their own and clamps down on defense while they were at it

SMOOTH FINISH. Juan Gomez de Liano scores a go-ahead bucket on the back of a 13-0 run. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

Adamson Falcons tear through hapless UST Tigers by 23 in FilOil Cup

May 18, 2018 - 8:26 PM

Point guard Jerom Lastimosa fuels the Falcons' scoring outburst in the second half

No abandoning ship: Disappointed Gilas Cadets stay focused on buildup

May 16, 2018 - 5:32 PM

Despite absorbing 5 losses in 6 outings, the young national pool vies to stay focused on their preparation for the 2023 FIBA World Cup

TEAM SPIRIT. The Gilas Cadets may be far from their ideal form, but a team official says it’s an exercise to build brotherhood. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU Bulldogs unleash late rally in FilOil, eliminate Gilas from contention

May 15, 2018 - 9:27 PM

With its 5th loss of the season, the national team will not make it to the FilOil playoffs

PLAYER OF THE GAME. NU rookie John Lloyd Clemente's 23-point outing pushed the Sampaloc-based team to silence the Gilas Cadets. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Gilas cadets crash anew in FilOil Cup, give up late rally to UP Maroons

May 08, 2018 - 9:47 PM

Bo Perasol rests King Maroon Paul Desiderio for the evening

TURMOIL. The Gilas cadets crash to their 4th loss in the Filoil Flying V Preaseason Cup. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP nails first FilOil win over NU, La Salle rallies past Perpetual

May 04, 2018 - 8:23 PM

After 4 tries, the Fighting Maroons finally cruise to their first victory behind Paul Desiderio

BREAKTHROUGH. The UP Fighting Maroons snap a winless spell against the Bulldogs in the preseason tournament. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

La Salle storms back from 20 down to stun Gilas cadets

Apr 27, 2018 - 8:59 PM

Behind Kib Montalbo and Aljun Melecio, the Green Archers pull off an incredible turnaround to win by 19 points

EX-TEAMMATES. La Salle's Aljun Melecio and former teammate Ricci Rivero, who's now playing for the Gilas cadets, face off for the first time. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Ateneo squeaks past San Beda in FilOil battle of champions

Apr 27, 2018 - 7:15 PM

After surviving a scare, the Blue Eagles stay unbeaten in two games in the preseason tournament

LUCKY. Ateneo's Isaac Go and Thirdy Ravena celebrate the Blue Eagles' one-point escape against San Beda. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc/Rappler

UE Warriors pull off Filoil upset over Ateneo Blue Eagles

May 03, 2017 - 11:25 PM

The University of the East Red Warriors defeat last year s UAAP runner up Ateneo

UPSET. Alvin Pasaol was named player of the game with 23 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists for the UE Red Warriors. Photo by Kloyd Majam

Atoy Co: Mapua's 'Oraeme and Menina are asking for a year off’

May 03, 2017 - 9:17 PM

The Mapua Cardinals coach confirmed that Allwell Oraeme and Darell Menina want time off but says they aren t leaving for other schools

ROSTER PROBLEMS. Two of Atoy Co's Mapua players missed out on the team's celebration against Benilde for various reasons. File photo by Clarisse Cabinta/ Rappler

FilOil: Pesky Sumang, UE stop La Salle streak

May 25, 2013 - 6:16 PM

Roi Sumang took over in the clutch as UE stopped La Salle s 5 game winning streak

STREAK-BUSTERS. The Warriors snapped La Salle's 5-game run. Photo from FilOil Flying V Sports' Facebook page.

FilOil: Adeogun powers San Beda past FEU

May 18, 2013 - 7:01 PM

Ola Adeogun came up big down the stretch to power San Beda past FEU in their preseason matchup

OVERPOWERING. Adeogun easily won his matchup versus FEU's Sentcheu. Photo from FilOil Flying V Sports' Facebook page.

FilOil: Hot-shooting UE speeds past UST

May 18, 2013 - 6:49 PM

UE leaned on torrid shooting to beat struggling UST in the FilOil preseason cup

SPEEDSTER. Sumang and the Red Warriors were too much for the UAAP finalists. Photo from FilOil Flying V Sports Facebook page.

FEU turns back resilient UP

May 12, 2013 - 10:09 AM

RR Garcia came through with clutch baskets as FEU held off a resilient UP squad in the FilOil tourney

HERO. Garcia delivered the clutch baskets for FEU.

With Parks quiet, NU mauls Arellano

May 12, 2013 - 10:04 AM

Alfred Aroga picked up the scoring slack for NU as they manhandled Arellano in the FilOil preseason tourney

QUIET. Parks had a quiet game but NU still easily won.

La Salle dominates, UST strikes in FilOil Cup

Apr 21, 2013 - 5:41 PM

Adamson La Salle and Ateneo pulled off impressive wins in the FilOil Flying V Preseason Cup