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Bong Quinto, Kyles Lao pumped up for 2018 PBA Rookie Draft

Dec 11, 2018 - 5:18 PM

Bong Quinto and Kyles Lao are two of the 48 neophytes hoping to be picked in the 2018 PBA Draft on Sunday, December 16

HOPEFULS. Letran's Bong Quinto (left) and UP's Kyles Lao dream of playing in the PBA since they were young. Photo from release

Former UP Maroon Kyles Lao ready for PBA

Dec 07, 2018 - 6:05 PM

The former UAAP Rookie of the Year admits there's pressure as he applies for the 2018 PBA Draft

MIXED FEELINGS. Kyles Lao says he has mixed feelings about turning professional. Contributed photo

Ex-UP Maroon Kyles Lao keen on stepping up for Manila Stars

Nov 04, 2018 - 4:40 PM

The former UAAP Rookie of the Year says he's always ready to contribute whenever given the playing time

KEY BUCKETS. Coming off the bench, Kyles Lao delivers for the Manila Stars in the clutch. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP’s Kyles Lao reflects on return from ACL injury

Aug 28, 2016 - 4:51 PM

Lao is excited for his return to the UAAP after missing the entire 2015 season

The UP Fighting Maroons are all smiles after registering their first win of the season. Photo by Josh Albelda

UP has yet to decide on Rey Madrid's future

Oct 21, 2014 - 2:15 PM

What I told him is that consultation will be conducted but as of now his contract is still recognized says UAAP Board representative Ronnie Dizer

UP coach Rey Madrid. Illustration by Raffy De Guzman

UP coach Rey Madrid warns: a 'drastic overhaul' is coming

Sep 18, 2014 - 1:31 PM

UP coach Rey Madrid says no roster spots are safe next year as he promises big changes following another disappointing season

Mikee Reyes (L) and Henry Asilum (r) celebrate a moment of brief success during an otherwise disappointing season. Photo by Josh Albelda

FEU holds off UP in the 4th quarter to win 6th straight

Aug 30, 2014 - 4:30 PM

The FEU Tamaraws won their first of two games without Head Coach Nash Racela beating the pesky UP Fighting Maroons

TAMARAW STAMPEDE. UP's Mikee Reyes takes a swipe at the ball as FEU's Mac Bello tries to advance. Photo by Josh Albelda

DLSU's Coach Sauler calls slow start against UP 'unacceptable'

Aug 23, 2014 - 10:08 PM

The Green Archers ultimately defeat UP by comfortable margins but Coach Juno Sauler says his team was not prepared to play in the first half

Robert Bolick of DLSU tries to control the ball as UP's Mikee Reyes goes for the steal. Photo by Josh Albelda

UE easily dispatches UP without Sumang

Aug 16, 2014 - 7:55 PM

No Roi Sumang? No problem as the UE Red Warriors outscored UP by 20 sending the Fighting Maroons back to the loss column

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

[Last Lap] Recalling UP's glorious basketball past

Aug 10, 2014 - 4:33 AM

There was a time when UP wasn t the UAAP s cellar dweller but rather a perennial contender who dominated portions of the mid 1980s

The fire burns bright as the UP faithful celebrates their first win in two years. Photo by Joel Leporada

IN PHOTOS: UP celebrates first win with bonfire

Aug 09, 2014 - 11:06 PM

The University of the Philippines Diliman campus was transformed into party central on Saturday August 9

The fire burns bright as the crowd chants on. Photo by Joel Leporada

UP Maroons fight to stay positive despite season struggles

Aug 01, 2014 - 2:16 PM

UP head coach Rey Madrid is rallying his squad to not get down on themselves and urges them to stay positive despite piling up losses

UP's Kyles Lao (L) reacts as Ateneo's Chris Newsome (R) looks to go up for a shot. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FEU Tamaraws hand UP their 25th straight loss

Jul 27, 2014 - 4:51 PM

The Far Eastern University Tamaraws were unstoppable on offense as they handed University of the Philippines their 25th straight defeat

MAROONED. Anthony Hargrove of FEU rises to the hoop uncontested against UP. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

Hot-shooting La Salle roasts UP

Jul 03, 2013 - 5:50 PM

Jeron Teng sizzled early while Jason Perkins put on the finishing touches as La Salle torched UP in the UAAP

QUICK START. Teng led La Salle to a quick opening. Photo by Rappler/Josh Albelda.