Jericho Cruz - updates

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Jericho Cruz, Guam crushed by New Zealand in FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers

Feb 23, 2020 - 5:35 PM

Bouyed by its statement win over defending champion Australia, New Zealand demolishes Jericho Cruz and Guam for a perfect start in the first window

WORLD STAGE. PBA player Jericho Cruz gets a starting nod for Guam. Photo from

Jericho Cruz cracks Guam lineup for FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers

Feb 20, 2020 - 6:03 PM

NLEX guard Jericho Cruz aims to help Guam pull off an upset against New Zealand

GUAM PROUD. Jericho Cruz has been named into Guam's 12-man lineup for the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers. Photo from

NLEX’s Jericho Cruz added to Guam FIBA Asia Cup roster

Jan 22, 2020 - 10:34 PM

Jericho Cruz brings his act to the international stage again, but it won't be for the Philippines

Jericho Cruz. Photo from PBA Images

Cruz wants to make most out of reunion with Guiao

Jun 14, 2019 - 11:25 PM

As Jericho Cruz sees action in the PBA for the first time in two months, a familiar face calls the shots for him

NEW TEAM. Jericho Cruz begins a new chapter of his career with NLEX. Photo from PBA Images

Jericho Cruz joins NLEX as PBA approves 3-team trade

Jun 10, 2019 - 3:35 PM

The spitfire guard Jericho Cruz reunites with former coach Yeng Guiao

RARING TO RETURN. Jericho Cruz may soon return to the court after being shelved by TNT in the injured/reserved list since April. Photo from PBA Images

NLEX eyeing Jericho Cruz in potential trade with TNT

Jun 01, 2019 - 8:08 PM

The Road Warriors are anticipating the addition of the spitfire guard after dropping their first 4 games of the 2019 PBA Commissioner's Cup

WAITING GAME. Jericho Cruz has not played in the 2019 PBA Commissioner's Cup since being relegated to the injured/reserved list by TNT. Photo from PBA Images

Jericho Cruz 'really happy' with playoff-bound TNT

Mar 05, 2018 - 10:12 AM

Since the arrival of Cruz, who was traded to TNT from Rain or Shine last February 15, the KaTropa have won back-to-back games by a combined 47 points

GLAD. Jericho Cruz says he is happy with the TNT KaTropa. Photo by PBA Images

Jericho Cruz named 2016 PBA Most Improved Player of the Year

Oct 14, 2016 - 7:26 PM

Jericho Cruz takes a big step in his second season and is recognized for his achievements

Quinahan, Cruz lift Rain or Shine late past Blackwater

Jul 29, 2016 - 6:29 PM

The Elasto Painters move to 2 1 in 3 games to open the Governors Cup

Rain or Shine thumps Blackwater to regain share of league lead

Nov 21, 2015 - 6:48 PM

Second year player Jericho Cruz led all scorers with a career high 23 points to accompany 3 assists two rebounds and an assist

CRUZ CONTROL. Jericho Cruz did a paint job on the Blackwater defense. Photo by PBA Images

Rookie Jericho Cruz comes up clutch as Rain or Shine wins sixth straight

Dec 05, 2014 - 7:10 PM

Rookie Jericho Cruz scored 16 to overcome the Alaska Aces moving Rain or Shine closer to a first round bye in the Philippine Cup playoffs

Gabe Norwood of Rain or Shine rises to the rim against Alaska. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Chris Banchero tops Day 1 of PBA Rookie Draft combine

Aug 18, 2014 - 8:07 PM

Banchero became the first player to top all tests in the rookie draft combine since it started in 1995

Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: PBA Draft Combine Day 1

Aug 18, 2014 - 2:53 PM

PBA Draft applicants showed off their stuff in Day 1 of the combine at the Gatorade Hoops Center

Christopher Banchero (R), a Fil-Am who most recently played for the PBA D-League's Boracay Rum Waves

Preview: Ateneo meets sliding Adamson

Aug 25, 2013 - 8:50 AM

A rising Ateneo squad meets a sliding Adamson crew in UAAP Season 76

TAKING FLIGHT. Ravena is slowly rounding out to form. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Strong windup pushes Adamson past NU

Jul 20, 2013 - 6:42 PM

Adamson turned back NU in UAAP Season 76

SIZZLING. Cruz torched NU in the second half. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

UAAP Player Rankings: Romeo turns beast mode on

Jul 18, 2013 - 7:18 PM

Terrence Romeo has been the most impressive player in Season 76 of the UAAP

MVP? Romeo has been an all-around monster for FEU. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Host Adamson gores UP to start with a bang

Jun 30, 2013 - 4:58 PM

Adamson gored UP on the boards and ran away with a 79 67 victory

SPITFIRE. Cruz came up with 19 points, 6 boards and 3 steals. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

UAAP Season 76: Adamson ready to soar with Cruz

Jun 28, 2013 - 5:55 PM

With Jericho Cruz Ingrid Sewa and Rodney Brondial leading how would Adamson fare in Season 76?

ALPHA DOG. Cruz will be the main man for Adamson. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.

Parks hits game-winner as NU beats Adamson

May 07, 2013 - 11:28 AM

Bobby Ray Parks drilled the game winning jumper as NU clawed back to beat Adamson in the FilOil preseason tournament

BIG LIFT. Aroga had 20 points and 16 boards for NU. Photo from FilOil Flying V Sports Facebook page.