The DLSU Green Archers clobbered the EAC Generals 83-51 yesterday to remain undefeated in the FilOil Tournament. Rookie Taane Samuel registered a game-high 28 points along with 9 rebounds while comebacking Mark Dyke finished with a double-double of 13 points and 10 boards. Leading by just 5 at the end of the first half, La Salle went on a 20-0 explosion...
The Lady Spikers may have only lost twice all tournament but for 11-time champion coach Ramil De Jesus, the team's journey to a three-peat was a tough one. La Salle experienced struggles right from the beginning of the season. With a couple of close shave wins and unexpected setbacks in the first round, it became clear then that the team...
Come next UAAP season, the Lady Spikers shall be leaning on veterans Des Cheng, Tin Tiamzon, Aduke Ogunsanya and CJ Saga as they seek a 4th straight title. But higher responsibility and expectations will be surrounding Michelle Cobb and May Luna and how they will perform will have a significant impact on the team's fortunes in defending the championship. For Cobb,...
Behind Aljun Melecio's game-high 27 points, the De La Salle Green Archers notch their 3rd win in the FilOil Tournament against Perpetual Help - 96-83. Trailing by 7 to start the final period, the team went on a 20-0 tear with 8 coming from Melecio. Taane Samuel and Santi Santillan added 19 and 18 points respectively for the Archers, who...
This season’s finals, featuring an experienced De La Salle University team against a relatively young Far Eastern U squad, finally broke the six-year streak that saw Green and Blue fight for the UAAP crown. Despite finding the Lady Tamaraws a hard nut to crack and beat during the first and second rounds, being in the UAAP’s brightest lights for...