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IN PHOTOS: FEU Tamaraws win UAAP Season 78 title

Dec 02, 2015 - 8:04 PM

Far Eastern University leans on the heroics of its veterans to win Game 3 and end its 10 year title drought

CHAMPIONS. The FEU Tamaraws ended their title drought by winning a thriller over UST. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU avoids meltdown, wins first UAAP title in 10 years

Dec 02, 2015 - 6:09 PM

UPDATED FEU avoids another UAAP Finals heartbreak as they defeat UST in Game 3

TAMARAW STAMPEDE. The Season 78 UAAP champion FEU Tamaraws. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Karim Abdul ready for heavy load again in UAAP Finals Game 2

Nov 28, 2015 - 10:22 AM

UST s Karim Abdul knowing this is his last chance for a championship will give his all in Game 2 of the UAAP Finals

NO HOLDING BACK. UST center Karim Abdul will leave it all out on the court in Game 2 of the UAAP Season 78 Finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Karim Abdul unconcerned about being best import, focused on UST’s goals

Oct 15, 2015 - 7:28 PM

The fifth year big man also said the Growling Tigers expected to beat La Salle just once this season

Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

UST's Karim Abdul still recovering from knee surgery in April

Oct 01, 2015 - 2:14 AM

“Karim’s really not yet at a 100 ” says his head coach

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Defending UAAP champ NU gets first win over UST

Sep 19, 2015 - 7:32 PM

UPDATED Defending champion National University is no longer winless after earning its first victory at the expense of previously undefeated University of Santo Tomas

WINLESS NO MORE. Alfred Aroga (right) provides the heroics for defending champion NU as they notch their first win in 4 games in UAAP Season 78. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Undefeated UST takes down UP behind Daquioag’s heroics

Sep 13, 2015 - 4:19 PM

The UST Growling Tigers stand tallest in a battle of unbeaten UAAP squads

UP FOUGHT. Ed Daquioag shoots 2 of his 27 points as UST defeats UP in the battle of unbeaten teams. Photo by Josh Albelda

Patrimonio's presence boosts UST Tigers' morale

Aug 07, 2015 - 11:52 AM

As UST gears up for UAAP Season 78 they ve tapped 4 time PBA MVP Alvin Patrimonio to help in training and he s quickly making an impact on the Tigers confidence

THE CAPTAIN. PBA legend Alvin Patrimonio is lending a hand to the UST Growling Tigers. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Basibas sparks UST in win over UP

Aug 27, 2014 - 6:59 PM

Reggie Basibas comes out of nowhere to push the UST Growling Tigers over the UP Fighting Maroons

BREAKOUT TIGER. Reggie Basibas steps up for the Growling Tigers scoring 16 points vs UP. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST must find their 3 Ps as their fate hangs in the balance

Aug 26, 2014 - 6:32 PM

With their season swirling out of control the UST Growling Tigers must revert to their mantra pride palaban puso if they are to make the Final Four

UST coach Bong Dela Cruz grimaces during the Growling Tigers' loss to UE on August 15. Photo by Josh Albelda

FEU avenges first round loss with rout of Ferrer-less UST

Aug 23, 2014 - 7:28 PM

The Tamaraws ram the Tigers from tip off to take revenge over their two point loss in the first round of Season 77

SCORING DUTIES. Roger Pogoy takes over scoring duties from the not-feeling-well Mike Tolomia to notch a career high 19 points in FEU's win over UST. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST's Kevin Ferrer 'day-to-day' after freak injury in practice

Aug 22, 2014 - 7:41 PM

UST Growling Tigers starting forward Kevin Ferrer is day to day after suffering a left hand fracture in practice and will likely miss Saturday s game against FEU

HAND TROUBLES. UST's Kevin Ferrer will likely miss their next game after suffering a fracture in his non-shooting hand. Photo by Josh Albelda

Karim Abdul relieved as UST stays in Final Four hunt

Aug 17, 2014 - 6:25 AM

The UST Growling Tigers kept their Final Four dreams alive despite a near loss to cellar dwellars Adamson University

Karim Abdul is still hampered by a viral infection but is glad to see his side keep their Final Four hopes alive. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Endgame rebounding spree gets UST by Adamson

Aug 16, 2014 - 5:45 PM

Adamson s inability to grab defensive rebounds in the closing moments of the game helped UST avoid an embarrassing defeat to the Soaring Falcons

3-on-3: UAAP Season 77 first round

Aug 15, 2014 - 5:33 PM

Rappler s 3 on 3 panel share their thoughts on the first round of the UAAP Season 77 and what they expect to happen in the second round

Red Warriors clamp down on Abdul-less UST

Aug 13, 2014 - 5:13 PM

The UE Red Warriors snapped a four game losing streak by defeating the UST Growling Tigers despite losing Roi Sumang to injury

WARRIORS PILLAGE. Emil Palma of UE puts up a finger roll during the Red Warriors' victory. Photo by Josh Albelda

Undermanned Green Archers win finals rematch against UST

Aug 10, 2014 - 7:57 PM

De La Salle University overcame a series injuries to defeat the UST Growling Tigers in a rematch of Season 76 s finals

JERON FIRE. Jeron Teng of La Salle scored 22 points and corralled 6 rebounds to lead his squad to another victory. Photo by Josh Albelda

Once again, UST will look to get past the heartbreak

Aug 09, 2014 - 12:53 PM

The Growling Tigers are struggling to find their form this season but must forget their losses quickly in order to make a return trip to the Finals

TIGERS REBOUND. Karim Abdul of UST led his side with 18 points and 8 rebounds. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Race for the UAAP MVP Week 4: Ravena still miles ahead

Aug 07, 2014 - 7:18 PM

Kiefer Ravena continues to assert his case as the best player in the UAAP by maintaining strong numbers and delivering in the clutch

Ateneo's Kiefer Ravena is still in the lead for the UAAP MVP award due to his strong clutch play. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST waves off early struggles, pounces on UP

Aug 02, 2014 - 4:53 PM

The UST Growling Tigers bucked their ice cold start to the game and preyed on the inexperienced UP Fighting Maroons to register their third straight win

TIGERS REBOUND. Karim Abdul of UST led his side with 18 points and 8 rebounds. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST escapes Adamson behind Kent Lao's game-winning free throw

Jul 26, 2014 - 5:15 PM

University of Santo Tomas secured a one point victory on a Kent Lao free throw to send a determined Adamson side to 0 3 in Season 77

TIGER PROWL. UST's Karim Abdul pulls down a rebound against Adamson. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

What adding Renzo Subido does for UST

Jul 01, 2014 - 5:22 PM

As UST seeks to rebound from last season s Finals heartbreak Naveen Ganglani analyzes what the addition of Renzo Subido brings to the Growling Tigers

Renzo Subido, seen here during the SLAM Rising Stars Challenge, will look to bolster the UST basketball team. Photo by Marlon Bernabe/BurnSports

Jeric Teng Believes Tigers Can Reach Finals, Hopes For DLSU-UST Rematch

Jun 23, 2014 - 6:52 AM

After the heartbreak of Season 76 s UAAP finals loss Jeric Teng believes his alma mater can make the finals while hoping they can avenge his loss to DLSU

TIGER DOWN. Jeric Teng weeps after falling short to De La Salle University in last season's UAAP finals. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda

New 'Big 3' emerge as UST topples UE

Jul 13, 2013 - 4:37 PM

Karim Abdul Aljon Mariano and Ed Daquioag shone bright as UST deflated UE in UAAP Season 76

CHASING #3. Ferrer and the Tigers successfully copped their 3rd win. Photo by Rappler/Mark Marcaida.

The top 10 collegiate basketball players

Nov 04, 2012 - 10:14 AM

They’re the best of the best the crème de la crème the 10 players that stood out all season and gave fans an extra reason to cheer