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Marinero's Malonzo makes magic in D-League debut

Mar 09, 2020 - 9:03 PM

Jamie Malonzo stuffs the stat sheet in his first game in the developmental ranks as Marinerong Pilipino nips Mapua

SENSATION. Jamie Malonzo brings his highlight reel to the PBA D-League. Photo from PBA Images

San Beda on brink of elims sweep; Mapua secures much-needed win

Oct 10, 2019 - 10:24 PM

Defending champion San Beda picks up its 17th straight win while Mapua keeps its Final Four bid alive

SIZZLING. Calvin Oftana erupts for a career-high 29 points to power the Red Lions. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda puts lock on No. 1 spot; Lyceum clinches Final Four berth

Oct 04, 2019 - 11:58 PM

Defending champion San Beda keeps its bid for an outright title berth alive as Lyceum also advances to the semifinals

NCAA95 SBU vs MU Sept 6. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda 3rd quarter rally buries rival Letran, Lyceum cools down Mapua

Oct 01, 2019 - 8:49 PM

NCAA defending champion San Beda remains undefeated with 15 straight wins

MVP CANDIDATE. Calvin Oftana leads San Beda with 20 points over Letran. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Mapua nets winning record, Lions sweep Altas

Sep 26, 2019 - 8:26 PM

Defending champion San Beda just keeps rolling as Mapua sustains its surprise playoff push

TIGHT. Mapua pulls off a key win over JRU to sustain its surprise playoff push. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda stays unblemished as Letran, Mapua extend win streak

Sep 24, 2019 - 8:09 PM

Defending champion San Beda cruises to its 13th straight win of NCAA Season 95 basketball

FIREPOWER. James Canlas flashes a perfect 5-of-5 shooting in the 1st half and finishes with 20 points, 4 boards and 5 dimes. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Letran ends San Sebastian streak; Lyceum, Mapua nab victories

Sep 20, 2019 - 8:09 PM

The Knights bounce back to halt the Stags’ five-game winning run as the Pirates and Cardinals trip separate foes

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Lugo leads Mapua’s 2OT stunner over Letran; Lions sweep Chiefs

Sep 13, 2019 - 9:24 PM

Veteran guard Noah Lugo delivers a career-high performance as the Mapua Cardinals boost their playoff chances

TEAM EFFORT. The Cardinals prove steadier down the stretch against the Knights. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

B-day boy Balanza leads Letran win; San Beda sweeps 1st round

Sep 06, 2019 - 7:24 PM

Letran captain Jerrick Balanza celebrates his birthday with a key triumph as San Beda completes a 9-0 sweep

BIRTHDAY BLOWOUT. Jerrick Balanza powers the Knights to a 24-point whipping of the Blazers on his 23rd birthday. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda pounds Perpetual by 46; Lyceum deals Benilde its first loss

Aug 16, 2019 - 7:16 PM

The Red Lions stretch their perfect NCAA run to 6 games as the Pirates stay within striking distance at 6-1

SPOILER. Jayvee Marcelino and the Pirates halt the Blazers' hot start. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Blazers keep historic streak alive, Mapua continues resurgence

Aug 13, 2019 - 6:51 PM

The Blazers remain perfect with 5 straight wins in the NCAA Season 95 basketball tournament

RETURN. High-flying forward Justin Gutang (#18) returns from his injuries with 12 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists in the CSB Blazers fifth straight win. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Beda tops Letran to stay perfect

Aug 10, 2019 - 8:34 PM

Defending champion San Beda stretches its unbeaten run to 5 as Mapua also scores a breakthrough victory

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NCAA postpones August 6, 2019 games

Aug 06, 2019 - 10:53 AM

The league reschedules the men’s basketball triple-header headlined by Letran and St Benilde clash

RESCHEDULED. St. Benilde's Justin Gutang makes his way past his defenders.  Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NCAA: CSB wins 4th straight, Letran and Perpetual escape

Jul 30, 2019 - 7:51 PM

The CSB Blazers continue to make history with a perfect 4-0 start

PERFECT. CSB Blazers’ Unique Naboa closes the score gap in the last quarter to retain their winning streak. Photo by Kyle Janremy Bustos/Rappler

Spotless Benilde survives Mapua in chippy affair

Jul 25, 2019 - 7:44 PM

The Blazers stretch their unbeaten run to 3 games against the winless Cardinals

HEATED BATTLE. Justin Gutang and the CSB Blazers survive Mapua's gritty challenge. Photo by Kyle Janremy Bustos/Rappler

Knights down Altas in OT; Miranda clutch in JRU breakthrough

Jul 19, 2019 - 8:37 PM

Bonbon Batiller sustains his hot streak as Letran escapes Perpetual in an overtime thriller

Photo by Kyle Janremy Bustos/Rappler

NCAA: Letran, San Sebastian, CSB coast to easy wins

Jul 16, 2019 - 8:14 PM

Letran, San Sebastian and CSB continue to contend for the NCAA Season 95 basketball title

HERO. Bonbon Battalier erupts for 14 points to lead the Letran Knights. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

San Sebastian nails opening win as Perpetual, Benilde survive late rallies

Jul 09, 2019 - 8:57 PM

The San Sebastian Golden Stags prove why they are early season favorites in the NCAA Season 95 basketball tournament

FIRST WIN. RK Ilagan leads the Golden Stags with 25 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

FilOil: UP snaps loss streak over CEU, Baste outlasts Mapua in OT

May 25, 2019 - 9:30 PM

The UP Maroons pull through despite playing minus team stars Ricci Rivero, Kobe Paras, and Juan Gomez de Liaño

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Lyceum picks up win No. 12, Mapua snaps skid

Sep 13, 2018 - 7:20 PM

CJ Perez and Mike Nzeusseu take charge as the Pirates extend their winning streak to 12 games in the NCAA men's basketball tournament

HUSTLE. Lyceum's Ralph Tansingco (left) and Jaycee Marcelino harass EAC's Jeric Diego. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Unbeaten Lyceum fights off late JRU scare

Sep 07, 2018 - 8:35 PM

CJ Perez tows the Lyceum Pirates to their 11th straight victory in the NCAA men's basketball tournament

WORKHORSE. Lyceum star CJ Perez proves too much again for the JRU Bombers. 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

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

Arellano eliminates Mapua, advances to NCAA Finals

Sep 30, 2016 - 6:33 PM

Jiovanni Jalalon fills up the stat sheet to lead Arellano past Mapua

Photo by Josh Albelda / Rappler

Arellano blows out Mapua despite Jalalon’s struggles

Jul 19, 2016 - 5:12 PM

Mapua loses its MVP in the third period due to foul trouble

Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Mapua blitzes Letran for 104 points in FilOil win

May 14, 2016 - 7:22 PM

Mapua and Letran now both tote a 1 1 slate

Oraeme promises to help Mapua reach NCAA Finals next year

Oct 25, 2015 - 10:14 PM

After copping 3 major individual awards this season Allwell Oraeme sets his sights on a heftier prize

I'LL BE BACK.. Allwell Oraeme wants to add an NCAA championship trophy to his many individual awards from his rookie season. File photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Mapua’s Allwell Oraeme cops NCAA MVP, Rookie of the Year awards

Oct 23, 2015 - 4:37 PM

Oraeme becomes the third player in NCAA history to bag both the Most Valuable Player and Rookie of the Year awards in the same year

Letran enters NCAA Finals after defeating Mapua

Oct 20, 2015 - 4:35 PM

The Knights enter the NCAA Finals for the first time since 2013

FINALS BOUND. The Letran Knights, led by diminutive guard Mark Cruz (right), enters the NCAA Season 91 Finals after beating the Mapua Cardinals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Mapua routs Arellano to enter NCAA Final Four

Oct 13, 2015 - 4:29 PM

This is the first time Mapua tasted a regular Final Four appearance since 2008

FINAL FOUR BOUND. Mapua's Josan Nimes leads his team with 21 points and 4 assists. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Mapua, Arellano to battle for last slot in NCAA Final Four

Oct 11, 2015 - 3:34 PM

Mapua Institute of Technology and Arellano University will vie for the one remaining slot in NCAA Season 91’s Final Four on Tuesday

CHIEFS VS CARDINALS. Allwell Oraeme  and the Mapua Cardinals will try to secure the last spot in the NCAA Final Four when they face Arellano University in a stepladder playoff. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Mapua keeps Final Four bid alive with EAC drubbing

Oct 09, 2015 - 4:46 PM

An easy win over EAC keeps Mapua in the playoff hunt

Mapua thwarts Arellano, remains unbeaten in NCAA second round

Sep 18, 2015 - 5:57 PM

Mapua s winning steak stretches to 6 despite the absence of suspended coach Atoy Co

Atoy Co-less Mapua stuns Letran for upset win

Sep 15, 2015 - 11:56 PM

Winning for the first time versus Letran since 2010 Mapua stays at fifth place with a win loss record of 9 4

CAREER-HIGH. Allwell Oraeme collars a career-high 30 rebounds against the much smaller Letran to finish with a double-double that includes 18 points. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Nambatac scorches as Letran avoids upset vs sloppy Mapua

Aug 14, 2015 - 5:37 PM

Nambatac finishes with 22 points 10 rebounds and 5 steals as Letran improves to 8 1

Teodoro lifts JRU to stun Mapua with late-game rally

Aug 11, 2015 - 5:54 PM

Bernabe Teodoro scores 18 of his career high 32 points in the fourth quarter

NCAA: San Sebastian, EAC, Mapua all win

Aug 07, 2015 - 8:45 PM

Two struggling teams come away with important wins while Mapua easily dispatches CSB

Arellano outlasts Mapua in overtime for third-straight NCAA win

Jul 17, 2015 - 8:46 PM

Arellano University continues its roll as they edge out Mapua in extra time

Jiovani Jalalon of Arellano University dribbles the ball up court in a file photo. File photo by Josh Albelda

Fourth quarter rally gives Mapua first NCAA win

Jul 02, 2015 - 8:40 PM

Mapua overcame a first half deficit to top San Sebastian for their first win of season 91

Allwell Oraeme turned in a monster game for Mapua with 15 markers, 22 boards, and eight blocks. Photo by Josh Albelda

San Beda to play Ola Adeogun vs EAC

Jul 02, 2015 - 1:11 AM

The 6 foot 9 big man missed the first game vs Mapua due to a hamstring injury

Ola Adeogun will see action in his collegiate team's second game of the season. File photo by Josh Albelda

San Beda Red Lions open 6-peat bid by beating Mapua

Jun 27, 2015 - 3:42 PM

The Red Lions were in control throughout the game even while playing without two of their best players

IN PHOTOS: NCAA Season 91 opening ceremonies

Jun 27, 2015 - 2:39 PM

Before the hoops action kicked off representatives from all NCAA schools gathered for exhibitions of school spirit and dances

Photo by Josh Albelda

NCAA suspends most of EAC, Mapua rosters, 3 refs for brawl

Sep 23, 2014 - 8:03 PM

The NCAA came down hard on those who participated in the brawl that marred Monday’s game between the Mapua Cardinals and the Emilio Aguinaldo College Generals

John Tayongtong of EAC received the highest suspension of all players. Photo from Tayongtong's Twitter

NCAA Commissioner thinks referees handled EAC-Mapua brawl well

Sep 22, 2014 - 10:17 PM

NCAA Commissioner Bai Cristobal stood by the referees’ handling the bench clearing brawl while promising suspensions for culpable players

WATCH: EAC-Mapua NCAA game ends in brawl

Sep 22, 2014 - 7:32 PM

An all out brawl between the EAC Generals and Mapua Cardinals resulted in all but two players being ejected from Tuesday s game

Paniamogan pushes JRU past Mapua for 4th straight win

Aug 11, 2014 - 8:15 PM

Paniamogan scoreless in the first half scores 26 in the second half on 5 8 three point shooting to hand JRU its 4th straight win

EAC ends losing skid, cruises to easy win over Mapua

Aug 04, 2014 - 8:22 PM

John Tayongtong led EAC with 23 points and 5 assists as the Generals halt their 5 gam losing streak with a win over the Mapua Cardinals

The Emilio Aguinaldo College Generals ended their losing streak with a win over Mapua

Mbida’s return leads Lyceum past Letran, San Beda downs Mapua

Jul 04, 2014 - 6:21 PM

Guy Mbida missed Lyceum s first game In his return he leads the Pirates to a victory over Letran

STRONG COMEBACK. Guy Mbida returns to lead Lyceum past Letran. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Arellano wins in Codiñera's coaching debut against Lyceum

Jun 30, 2014 - 6:03 PM

The Arellano Chiefs defeated the Lyceum Pirates while UPHSD easily dispatches Mapua by 34 points

Jiovani Jalalon of Arellano University lays in two points against Lyceum. Photo by Josh Albelda