The View From the Armchair: Game 8 vs UE

The Green Archers triumphed over the UE Warriors at the start of the second round yesterday, dominating UE for most of the 2nd half to romp to a 70-61 victory yesterday at the Araneta Coliseum. JV led the Archers' charge with 25 points after coming off a so-so performance in the previous game against the same team. The Archer...

UAAP Season 71: Not this time

Fresh from their six-point loss to the University of the East just last Saturday, De La Salle University made sure that no repeat win will be scored by their erstwhile tormentor.  The Green Archers successfully regrouped to score a convincing victory over the UE Red Warriors, 70-61 at the start of the second round of eliminations of Season 71...

The View From the Armchair: Game 7 vs UE

The Green Archers were battered and bruised but not bowed in losing to UE last Saturday, 62-68. Four Archers hit the floor, with two of the Archers forced out of the game with serious injuries early in the first quarter. Simon Atkins had to be rushed to the hospital after hitting the back of his head on the floor...

UAAP Season 71: Green Archers bow to Red Warriors.

With key players figuring in injuries, the Green Archers got a beating from the University of the East Red Warriors, 68-62, in the UAAP Men’s Basketball at the Araneta Coliseum last Saturday. Just minutes after the opening tip-off, sophomore playmaker Simon David Atkins, suffered a head injury while trying to get a charging foul from UE’s Rudy Lingganay. Although Atkins...

The View From the Armchair: Games 5(ADU) & 6(UP)

The Green Archers hurdled their opponents last week with relative ease, beating the Adamson Falcons, 76-61 last Thursday, and UP Maroons, 82-60 last Saturday at the Philsports Arena. With the twin victories, the Archers logged their fifth and sixth victories after an opening day loss. Game 5: vs Adamson The Archers got off a slow start in the first quarter to...

UAAP Season 71: Green Archers clobber Maroons for 5th straight win.

Displaying the team play that earned for them the championship plum last season, the DLSU Green Archers demolished the UP Fighting Maroons, 82-60, to claim their fifth straight win in six games in UAAP Season 71 Men's Basketball at the Philsports Arena. The defending champions limited their opponents to less than 20 points per quarter and scored 28 big points...

UAAP Season 71: Archers Shoot Down Falcons

The Green Archers extended two winning streaks as they methodically wore down the Adamson Falcons, 76-61 at the Philsports Arena this afternoon. The win was the fourth straight in this season, and extended their streak over Adamson to four years. In UAAP competition, Adamson had last defeated La Salle in 2004. The Archers unwrapped the Adamson version of their pressure...

Coach Franz reacts to Montinola statement

"It was uncalled for coming from a senior board rep and I don't think that is the right statement." This is Coach Franz Pumaren's reaction on the recent statements made by Far Eastern University Board Representative Anton Montinola that came out in the Philippine Daily Inquirer regarding the decision of the National Basketball Referees Organization (NABRO) to suspend referee Bryan...

The View From the Armchair: Games 3(UST) & 4(NU)

The Archers finished a productive week with a modest 3-game winning streak as they edged the tough UST Growling Tigers 65-64, and tamed the NU Bulldogs 93-69. As of July 21, the Archers are in second place with a 3-1 record, second only to the unbeaten Ateneo Blue Eagles. Game 3: vs UST Shooting The UST Growling Tigers proved to be the...

UAAP Season 71: Barua blazes as Archers tame Bulldogs

Fresh from their escape win over the UST Tigers last Thursday, the Green Archers displayed its deadliest form and tamed the NU Bulldogs, 93-69, en route to their third straight victory in UAAP Season 71. The 24-point spread is the biggest winning margin so far this season. And this time, it was Peejay Barua who re-introduce himself to UAAP followers. Following...