Gilas vs Senegal - updates

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WATCH: Gilas Pilipinas vs Senegal highlights

Sep 05, 2014 - 10:03 AM

Watch highlights of Gilas Pilipinas memorable win over Senegal

Gabe Norwood of Gilas rises to the basket. Photo from

Gilas Pilipinas makes a name for itself in Spain

Sep 05, 2014 - 8:38 AM

The Philippines won t return from Spain with a medal but they ve earned the respect of the world basketball scene

SWEET VICTORY. From left: Japeth Aguilar, Gabe Norwood and Jimmy Alapag celebrate Gilas Pilipinas' victory of Senegal. Photo from

Reyes on Alapag: ‘It’s a coach’s dream to have a player like Jimmy’

Sep 05, 2014 - 8:09 AM

Gilas coach Chot Reyes had high praise for his team captain after Jimmy Alapag scored 18 points in his final game with the national team

MIGHTY MOUSE. In what was likely his curtain call with the national team, Jimmy Alapag stood tall once again. Photo from

‘We introduced Philippine basketball to the world,’ says Alapag

Sep 05, 2014 - 3:03 AM

Gilas Pilipinas made a name for the country s basketball program at the FIBA World Cup says Jimmy Alapag

Jimmy Alapag feels that Gilas left a legacy with their performance in Spain. Photo from

Coach Chot: 'We should be going to Madrid'

Sep 05, 2014 - 1:17 AM

Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes is happy with the win versus Senegal but laments missed opportunities to advance to next round in the FIBA World Cup

ELATED WITH REGRET. Coach Chot Reyes is elated with the win vs Senegal but regrets the games Gilas Pilipinas could've won. Photo by Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Gilas defeats Senegal in FIBA thriller

Sep 05, 2014 - 12:01 AM

Relive the moment that Gilas Pilipinas defeated Senegal in photos

Gilas team captain Jimmy Alapag exalts in victory. Photo from

'Congrats Gilas' tops worldwide trends after victory

Sep 04, 2014 - 11:13 PM

After a long awaited win Congrats Gilas became the top worldwide trending topic on Twitter

Gilas Pilipinas defeats Senegal in FIBA World Cup

Sep 04, 2014 - 10:21 PM

Gilas Pilipinas defeats Senegal in overtime to give the country its first victory at the FIBA World Cup in 40 years

FINALLY. June Mar Fajardo gives Gilas teammate Marc Pingris a piggyback ride after Gilas Pilipinas defeated Senegal. Photo from

HIGHLIGHTS: Gilas Pilipinas vs Senegal

Sep 04, 2014 - 5:47 PM

Live updates on the FIBA World Cup Group B game between Gilas Pilipinas and Senegal

Fight through the pain and cheer your hearts out one more time

Sep 04, 2014 - 4:52 AM

The sting of Gilas four losses may be fresh but the team and the fans must put it behind them and do battle with Senegal

Thursday's game against Senegal may be the last time many of the Gilas Pilipinas players ever see the world stage. Expect all 12 men on the team to play with that in mind. Photo from