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UST coach Ayo chimes in on quarantine, future of UAAP

May 07, 2020 - 8:22 PM

Like a concerned parent, coach Aldin Ayo tried to bring some UST players to his home province Sorsogon

TIGER PACK. Aldin Ayo makes sure his players are taken care of amid the pandemic. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

UST hospital apologizes over statement on delayed PhilHealth reimbursement

May 06, 2020 - 12:50 PM

UST Hospital director Dr Marcellus Francis Ramirez says the statement was 'an explanation to emphasize the financial challenges the institution is undergoing in order to air the side of the hospital on the issue'

Photo from UST Hospital Facebook page

UST Hospital retrenches due to pandemic losses, delayed PhilHealth reimbursement

May 04, 2020 - 1:21 PM

PhilHealth President and CEO Ricardo Morales, however, says the state insurer doesn't have unsettled reimbursements to UST hospital

Photo from UST Hospital Facebook page

UST likely to win 4th straight double UAAP general championship

May 03, 2020 - 5:06 PM

UST stands on top of the UAAP general championship table before the abrupt end to Season 82

DOMINANCE. University of Santo Tomas continues to dominate the UAAP across all sports. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: Alumni of UST Pharmacy Glee Club sing ‘Paraiso’ for coronavirus frontliners

Apr 15, 2020 - 6:33 PM

Members of the virtual choirantine say the song seems fitting as it highlights the simple things in life that we may have taken for granted

FOR FRONTLINERS. Several alumni of the UST Pharmacy Glee Club do a virtual choirantine to celebrate frontliners. Screenshot from Gabriel Cortez' video

Aric del Rosario: Philippine basketball's underrated overachiever

Mar 30, 2020 - 4:00 PM

In a world where over-the-top is the order of the day, Aric del Rosario stayed in the shadows despite his achievements, which include 4 straight UAAP crowns

ARIC MAGIC. Legendary basketball coach Aric del Rosario dies at 80. Photo from Perpetual


Tim Cone crushed by Aric del Rosario death: 'He always kept me grounded'

Mar 26, 2020 - 4:35 PM

Multi-titled mentor Tim Cone says a 'low-key personality' unfortunately kept Aric del Rosario out of the conversation of all-time best coaches in the country

LEGEND. UAAP champion coach Aric del Rosario dies at 80 from cardiac arrest. Photo from The Varsitarian


Legendary UST basketball coach Aric del Rosario dies

Mar 26, 2020 - 2:37 PM

(UPDATED) The UAAP champion mentor, who steered UST to 4 straight crowns, passes away at 80

UST LEGEND. Aric de Rosario leads the the UST Growling Tigers to a 4-peat title romp from 1993 to 1996. Photo from UAAP Classics Facebook

Laure sisters dominate as UST tramples FEU

Mar 08, 2020 - 7:05 PM

Sisters Eya and EJ Laure combine for 28 points in the UST Golden Tigresses' emphatic sweep of the FEU Lady Tamaraws

MAIDEN. Eya Laure and EJ Laure lead the UST Golden Tigresses to their first win in Season 82. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


FEU avoids upset ax vs UST to remain unbeaten

Mar 08, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Jude Garcia stars as the FEU Tamaraws fight back from a one-set deficit to claim their second win

FIGHTBACK. JP Bogaoan and FEU display composure in the comeback win. Photo from UAAP


UST scores blowout in D-League debut

Mar 05, 2020 - 8:32 PM

‘What's important is they're confident in everything that they do,’ says UST coach Aldin Ayo as his Tigers unleash a rain of triples

ONE-SIDED. Mark Nonoy and the UST Tigers prove to be a step ahead of TIP all game. Photo from PBA Images

Beau Belga set to join UST coaching staff with 'kababayan' Ayo

Mar 05, 2020 - 5:28 PM

UST coach Aldin Ayo taps Rain or Shine bruiser Beau Belga as big man coach

NEW CHALLENGE. Beau Belga looks to juggle his coaching and playing careers. Photo from PBA Images

NU spoils Laure sisters reunion in Sato return

Mar 04, 2020 - 2:56 PM

Risa Sato and the NU Lady Bulldogs upstage the UST comeback of EJ Laure

STUNNER. Risa Sato and the NU Lady Bulldogs pull off a five-set upset over last season's runner-up UST. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Defending champion NU overcomes UST scare for 1st win

Mar 04, 2020 - 12:43 PM

The NU Bulldogs kick off their bid for a UAAP three-peat in men's volleyball with a win over the UST Tiger Spikers

DOUBLE-DOUBLE. Nico Almendras notches a double-double of 20 points and 14 excellent receptions. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UST, UE rule UAAP judo

Mar 02, 2020 - 10:52 PM

UST captures its fourth straight men's UAAP judo title, while UE wins its maiden women's crown

JUDOKAS. The UAAP wraps up Season 82 of its judo tournaments. Photo from UAAP


WATCH: Laure sister act brings hype back to UST

Feb 09, 2020 - 8:04 PM

Champion sisters EJ and Eya Laure hope their lethal tandem adds firepower to the UST Golden Tigresses' UAAP volleyball campaign

SISTER ACT. Eya Laure is set to team up with her sister EJ after 4 years. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

University of Santo Tomas releases USTET 2020 results

Jan 28, 2020 - 1:20 PM

Did you take the UST Entrance Test for school year 2020-2021?

Eya Laure out to strengthen UST bid after PH team stint

Jan 09, 2020 - 10:30 AM

UST star Eya Laure hopes her national team experience can boost the Tigresses' bid for a first UAAP volleyball title in 10 years

REINFORCEMENT. Eya Laure continues to be a key player for the UST Golden Tigresses. File photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

NU Lady Bulldogs march to 6th straight UAAP title

Nov 23, 2019 - 4:09 PM

NU sweeps UST in the best-of-three finals series to further extend its unprecedented winning streak to 96 games

UAAP QUEENS. The NU Lady Bulldogs stretch their dominance in the UAAP with another crown. Photo from UAAP


Subido leaves UST in capable hands of Nonoy, Ayo

Nov 22, 2019 - 5:43 PM

After going through the highs and lows of the UST program, Renzo Subido feels grateful to play a major role in the Tigers' turnaround

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ayo won’t leave UST unless UST leaves him

Nov 20, 2019 - 11:05 PM

Even if Aldin Ayo failed to weave his coaching magic, expect a fearsome UST basketball program next season

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Ateneo Blue Eagles relish three-peat and a sweep

Nov 20, 2019 - 8:57 PM

A mighty Ateneo squad steamrolls the rest of the UAAP field to bag its third straight crown on a perfect 16-0 season run

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

CHAMPS AGAIN: Ateneo dynasty romps to rare season sweep after UST scare

Nov 20, 2019 - 6:29 PM

Punctuating a historic season, the unbeaten Ateneo Blue Eagles survive a hard-fighting UST Growling Tigers to capture a third straight UAAP championship

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs UST - UAAP Finals 2019 Game 2

Nov 19, 2019 - 5:35 PM

Poised to leave like legends, the Ateneo Blue Eagles go for a perfect season against a UST Growling Tigers side vying to pull off the improbable

All the UAAP cheerdance tweets and memes you shouldn't miss

Nov 17, 2019 - 7:37 PM

Social media users certainly did not disappoint with their reaction posts this year

WATCH: UAAP Cheerdance 2019 teasers and cheer tutorials

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:59 PM

Get ready to cheer loud and proud as we show our school spirit in the 2019 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

Nonoy tears up as career game not enough in Game 1 blowout loss

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:42 PM

Rookie sensation Mark Nonoy delivers a herculean effort but the Tigers still fall short against the mighty Blue Eagles

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

'Finals Thirdy' makes most of last games after 32-point eruption

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:17 PM

As always, two-time Finals MVP Thirdy Ravena puts on a show in the UAAP championship series

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Ateneo reduces UST to tears

Nov 16, 2019 - 7:44 PM

A razor-sharp Ateneo squad still looks too invincible as UST crumbles in Game 1 of the UAAP men's basketball finals

ADMU vs UST UAAP Finals Game 1. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Still unstoppable: Ateneo shuts down UST as Ravena catches fire

Nov 16, 2019 - 6:01 PM

A hot-starting Ateneo Blue Eagles squad blows out the UST Growling Tigers behind Thirdy Ravena's scoring outburst

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: 2019 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

Nov 16, 2019 - 5:23 PM

Out to restart a fallen dynasty, the NU Pep Squad hopes to wow the crowd anew in its bid for back-to-back cheerdance crowns

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs UST - UAAP Finals 2019 Game 1

Nov 15, 2019 - 6:11 PM

A well-rested Ateneo Blue Eagles side battles a UST Growling Tigers crew that's ready to pounce

Winning and misery: 7 takeaways from the UST-UP battle

Nov 15, 2019 - 5:31 PM

Renzo Subido turns into a UST legend, the Aldin Ayo effect continues, rumors of a potential UP exodus swirl, plus all the hot buzz in the classic showdown

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Tigers target bigger upset: 'This is not our main goal'

Nov 14, 2019 - 10:35 PM

After stunning the UP Fighting Maroons, UST coach Aldin Ayo reminds his Tigers that their job is far from done

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Kobe Paras embraces changed mindset in UAAP debut season

Nov 14, 2019 - 11:02 AM

After a stellar run ended in a heartbreak, UP stalwart Kobe Paras just wants to 'take a break and enjoy life'

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Subido turns dreams to reality as clutch shot lifts UST to finals

Nov 13, 2019 - 10:41 PM

'There’s pressure to perform, but I’ve already gone through a lot,' says Renzo Subido after draining the game-winning triple

IN PHOTOS: Tears and thrills as UST takes fight out of UP

Nov 13, 2019 - 8:37 PM

The UST Growling Tigers prove too strong for the UP Fighting Maroons yet again to advance to a title showdown against the Ateneo Blue Eagles

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

UST Tigers roar back to shock favored UP Maroons

Nov 13, 2019 - 6:35 PM

(UPDATED) The UST Growling Tigers overcame the twice-to-beat advantage of the UP Fighting Maroons to arrange a championship showdown against Ateneo

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: UP vs UST - UAAP Season 82 stepladder semifinals Game 2

Nov 12, 2019 - 3:03 PM

As the UP Fighting Maroons try to sneak their way back to the UAAP Finals, the UST Growling Tigers look to prove they're too good to stop

MVP Chabi Yo tips hat to ex-MVP Akhuetie for 'tough matchup'

Nov 11, 2019 - 7:52 PM

Soulemane Chabi Yo and UST have a chance to sweep UP and set up a UAAP finals date with Ateneo

CUT ABOVE THE REST. UAAP MVP Soulemane Chabi Yo continues to provide a steady presence for UST. Photo from UAAP


Rivero downplays LED punching incident in lopsided loss

Nov 10, 2019 - 10:57 PM

A frustrated Ricci Rivero injures his shooting hand after punching an LED screen

DISAPPOINTED. Ricci Rivero ends up hurting his right hand during the Maroons’ blowout loss to the Tigers. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Kobe Paras mum on subpar outing in UP blowout loss

Nov 10, 2019 - 9:35 PM

After a stellar run all season, UP star Kobe Paras winds up with just 9 points in his first UAAP playoff game

IN PHOTOS: UST vs UP – UAAP Season 82, semifinals

Nov 10, 2019 - 8:33 PM

UST forces a do-or-die game for the last UAAP Finals berth as the UP Maroons plunge to another loss against the Tigers

EARLY DOWNFALL. Rhenz Abando – who delivers 17 points, 7 boards and 3 blocks – fuels a hot UST start as Ricci Rivero and the Maroons dive into a double-digit hole early. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Staying alive: UST forces knockout semis duel vs UP

Nov 10, 2019 - 6:38 PM

UST proves too puzzling for UP yet again as the Growling Tigers force a winner-take-all match for the last UAAP Finals berth

Friends and foes: Ricci, Brent face off in UP-UST semis duel

Nov 10, 2019 - 10:52 AM

Even if their La Salle departure led them to different parts of the UAAP map, UP’s Ricci Rivero and UST’s Brent Paraiso remain tight

Sports wRap: Missing Wesley So, bracing for UP-UST

Nov 09, 2019 - 5:46 PM

Rappler Sports hosts Agatha Uvero and Naveen Ganglani talk about chess whiz Wesley So and the blockbuster UP and UST semifinal showdown in the UAAP

HIGHLIGHTS: UP vs UST - UAAP Season 82 stepladder semifinals

Nov 09, 2019 - 4:33 PM

UP shoots for a return trip to the UAAP Finals against a UST side it has yet to beat this season

Not subjudice: UST-UP ribbing reaches Supreme Court

Nov 08, 2019 - 3:08 PM

UP alum Justice Marvic Leonen comes to the defense of the Fighting Maroons as Thomasian Chief Justice Peralta says, 'Walang laban ang UP'

Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta (left) and Associate Justice Marvic Leonen (right)

‘Emotional’ Chabi Yo repays MVP chants with career-high game

Nov 06, 2019 - 10:48 PM

After towing UST back to the Final Four, Soulemane Chabi Yo gets a much deserved recognition

UAAP Season 82 Men's Basketball photo release: UST vs FEU stepladder

UST holds off FEU rally to move up UAAP stepladder semis

Nov 06, 2019 - 6:44 PM

Despite blowing a huge lead, the UST Growling Tigers eliminate the FEU Tamaraws to face the UP Maroons next