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As Final Four unfolds, NU rues missing out

Nov 23, 2018 - 11:26 AM

The Bulldogs may have closed out the season with a win, but coach Jamike Jarin said he'd rather lose in the playoffs

ROUGH SEASON. The National University Bulldogs are still disappointed even though they capped the season off with a sweep of University of the East. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Troy Rike not singling out UST for 'sneaky' play

Oct 22, 2018 - 7:38 PM

Filipino-American Troy Rike clarifies that his comment is just a general statement on Philippine basketball

WORKING HARD. Troy Rike is working hard to adjust to the physicality of Philippine basketball. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Aldin Ayo fires back at Troy Rike: 'That's unfair'

Oct 21, 2018 - 9:16 PM

The UST coach takes exception to the NU rookie's comments on the Tigers' rough play and 'sneaky' physicality

IN DEFENSE. UST coach Aldin Ayo says he recruits players who show on-court resiliency.  Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Troy Rike calls out dirty basketball tactics in UAAP

Oct 21, 2018 - 5:47 PM

'The elbow in the free throw or going after someone's knees, there's no need for that. Be physical and look me in the eye.'

UNHAPPY. Troy Rike wants players to quit the dirty tactics and just play basketball. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Troy Rike just wants to be left alone after Immigration arrest

Sep 29, 2018 - 4:55 PM

NU Bulldogs star Troy Rike admits his mental state isn't in peak form after getting detained by the Bureau of Immigration

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU's Troy Rike cleared for UAAP Season 81

Sep 03, 2018 - 4:05 PM

Bulldogs head coach Jamike Jarin bares that the Filipino-American is able to complete the league required of him

CLEARED. Troy Rike will reinforce the National University Bulldogs. Photo from Rappler

NU’s Troy Rike pulled out of UAAP Season 81

Aug 29, 2018 - 6:59 PM

The NU Bulldogs standout says there were 'factors out of his control'

NO GO. Sources said NU standout Troy Rike failed to complete the required eligibility documents.

ATHLETE'S CORNER: Troy Rike steps up

Jul 18, 2018 - 8:20 PM

After gaining social media attention, the 22-year-old Gilas Cadet plans to do more on and off the court

WATCH: FIBA brawl peacemaker Troy Rike donates to World Vision

Jul 10, 2018 - 10:45 AM

The Gilas cadet will be able to sponsor at least one child with his donation

GOOD ACT. Troy Rike continues to help the country by donating the cash incentive he recevied to World Vision. Photo by Beatrice Go/Rappler

Gilas darling Troy Rike to suit up for NU

Jul 06, 2018 - 1:06 AM

The 22-year-old says he looks to be a leader as he joins the promising Bulldogs in the next UAAP season

HOME. Gilas Pilipinas cadet Troy Rike says he has found a home with the National University Bulldogs. File photo from Wake Forest University Twitter account (@WakeMBB)

Brawl-breaker Troy Rike inspires Gilas patron to pay it forward

Jul 05, 2018 - 1:12 PM

A Philippine basketball team sponsor doubles Troy Rike's donation to Philippine and Australian charities

ROLE MODEL. Chooks-to-Go president Ronald Mascariñas (left) says Gilas cadet player Troy Rike shows maturity beyond his years. Photo from Chooks-to-Go

Fare hike, Gilas’ Troy Rike, Joyce Bernal directs SONA | Midday wRap

Jul 05, 2018 - 12:00 PM

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Gilas brawl pacifier Troy Rike donates incentive

Jul 04, 2018 - 8:32 PM

The Gilas Pilipinas cadet receives P100,000 for protecting Australia's Christopher Goulding during the fight-marred FIBA match

PACIFIER. Troy Rike protected Australia's Christopher Goulding from taking more beating. Photo from Chooks-to-Go

Gilas coach Uichico praises debuting 'system player' Troy Rike

Jun 04, 2018 - 10:36 PM

For a Gilas Pilipinas first-timer, Troy Rike showed strong fundamentals on both ends of the court, which caught the attention of head coach Jong Uichico

GILAS DEBUT. File photo of new Gilas Pilipinas cadet Troy Rike. Photo from Wake Forest University Twitter account (@WakeMBB)

Kobe Paras, Thirdy Ravena banner '23 for 23' Gilas pool roster

Jan 05, 2018 - 1:21 PM

The list is 'by no means final' but if Gilas sticks with all players, no one on the national team roster would be older than 30 in 2023

YOUNG GUNS. The next version of the national team could be led by rising youngsters Thirdy Ravena, Robert Bolick and Kobe Paras. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler