The De La Salle Green Archers advanced to the finals of the UAAP men’s basketball tournament for the second straight year by, once again, defeating the Adamson Soaring Falcons in the Final Four round.After trailing for most of the game on Saturday, DLSU outscored Franz Pumaren’s Falcons 28-12 in the final quarter to take control of the contest and...
For the second straight game, the DLSU Green Archers leaned on a strong showing in the fourth period to foil an upset-minded Adamson Falcons squad in their Final Four matchup, 82-75, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. After going 12-2 in the elimination round, the win is another step towards La Salle’s plans of back-to-back UAAP titles.Facing another 54-63 deficit...
Since the UAAP men's basketball Final 4 semifinals was implemented 24 years ago, only La Salle has never lost a series when having the twice-to-beat advantage. On the other hand, Adamson has never won a single game in all of their four trips in this postseason playoffs. With history on their side, the Green Archers look to immediately close...
As reported, Ben Mbala emerged as the runaway winner for this season's UAAP Most Valuable Player. The 6'7 Cameroonian amassed a total of 96.5 statistical points as he averaged 26 points, 13 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 1.3 steams and 2.5 shot blocks in 12 elimination round games. Ateneo Blue Eagle Thirdy Ravena is a distance second in the race with...
Even after making a bad inbound pass that cost them the game against Ateneo in the first round, captain Kib Montalbo's confidence has never wavered.Other players would have probably let that kind of mistake continue to get the best of them, but not Kib. He is as tough as nails.https://twitter.com/kibmontalbo/status/917015975257505792In last Sunday's rematch against the Blue Eagles, an opportunity...