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Most of the cagers in the UAAP are proven hotshots even before they set foot on the collegiate hard court. After all, these students are recruited specifically for their hoop skills—plucked from established ath…

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If the UAAP has the Mythical Five, Yahoo! College Hoops conjured its own dream team — consistin…

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With Season 74 of the UAAP men's basketball competition now in wrap-up, here are the Top 10 sur…

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  • Wheelchair basketball in the doldrums VERA Files

    Text and video by Igal Jada San Andres, VERA Files A RESOUNDING cheer went up at the jampacked SM Mall of Asia Arena as the 75th UAAP men's basketball games drew to a … More »Wheelchair basketball in the doldrums

    Text and video by Igal Jada San Andres, VERA Files A RESOUNDING cheer went up at the jampacked SM Mall of Asia Arena as the 75th UAAP men's basketball games drew to a close with the Ateneo de Manila University … Continue reading …

  • Japeth’s US trainer is a Pinoy from Davao Sid Ventura

    A former Ateneo de Davao varsity player who is an assistant coach in a US NCAA Division III school is overseeing Japeth Aguilar's skills training as the former PBA no. … More »Japeth’s US trainer is a Pinoy from Davao

    A former Ateneo de Davao varsity player who is an assistant coach in a US NCAA Division III school is overseeing Japeth Aguilar's skills training as the former PBA no. 1 draft pick continues his quest to break into American … Continue …

  • What we can learn from Rajon Rondo Sid Ventura

    Rajon Rondo's recent skills clinic at the RONAC Center in San Juan was pretty much similar to the way man himself plays: no frills and little fanfare, but spiked with … More »What we can learn from Rajon Rondo

    Rajon Rondo's recent skills clinic at the RONAC Center in San Juan was pretty much similar to the way man himself plays: no frills and little fanfare, but spiked with a display of vast basketball knowledge. The Celtics' All-Star point … Continue …

  • Collegiate champs win Fil-Oil Flying V openers Sid Ventura

    The summer collegiate hoops season officially got underway yesterday with the opening games of Filoil Flying V Preseason Hanes Cup at the San Juan Arena. The reigning … More »Collegiate champs win Fil-Oil Flying V openers

    The summer collegiate hoops season officially got underway yesterday with the opening games of Filoil Flying V Preseason Hanes Cup at the San Juan Arena. The reigning champions of the two major collegiate leagues, the Ateneo Blue Eagles of the … Continue …

  • Ex-NU “import” finds new calling in coaching Sid Ventura

    Ever wondered what happens to African players who come over to play collegiate ball after they leave the country? At least one of them has decided to take on a new challenge. … More »Ex-NU “import” finds new calling in coaching

    Ever wondered what happens to African players who come over to play collegiate ball after they leave the country? At least one of them has decided to take on a new challenge. Joseph Nlepe-Nlepe was supposed to be the next … Continue …

  • New-look Gems ready for D-League Sid Ventura

    After coming up short in the first two conferences of the PBA D-League, the new-look Cebuana Lhuillier Gems are hoping their fortunes will change in the 2011-12 Foundation … More »New-look Gems ready for D-League

    After coming up short in the first two conferences of the PBA D-League, the new-look Cebuana Lhuillier Gems are hoping their fortunes will change in the 2011-12 Foundation Cup, which reels off on Tuesday at the Arena in San Juan. … Continue …

  • Mapua standout shines in HS all-star game Sid Ventura

    Unheralded Ariel Basas, Jr. stole the thunder from his more illustrious teammates and opponents in the first-ever SEAOIL High School All-Star Showcase at the Ynares Center … More »Mapua standout shines in HS all-star game

    Unheralded Ariel Basas, Jr. stole the thunder from his more illustrious teammates and opponents in the first-ever SEAOIL High School All-Star Showcase at the Ynares Center in Pasig, besting 29 other junior standouts and bagging the Most Valuable Player award … Continue …

  • HS all-star game slated for this Sunday Sid Ventura

    For the first time ever, the best basketball-playing high school seniors from all over the country will get together in an all-star game. Dubbed the SEAOIL High School … More »HS all-star game slated for this Sunday

    For the first time ever, the best basketball-playing high school seniors from all over the country will get together in an all-star game. Dubbed the SEAOIL High School All-Star Showcase, the game will take place on Sunday, March 4 at … Continue …

  • UP subdues UST, keeps football crown Sid Ventura

    University of the Philippines completed a remarkable second-round turnaround with a masterful 1-0 victory over University of Sto. Tomas to clinch the UAAP men's football … More »UP subdues UST, keeps football crown

    University of the Philippines completed a remarkable second-round turnaround with a masterful 1-0 victory over University of Sto. Tomas to clinch the UAAP men's football championship yesterday at the Ateneo High School pitch. Sophomore striker Jinggoy Valmayor, whose first-round scoring … Continue …

  • The UFL as a supplier of nat’l pool talent Sid Ventura

    It was good to see a number of United Football League players included in the Azkals' line-up for their friendly against Malaysia on February 29. This means that the … More »The UFL as a supplier of nat’l pool talent

    It was good to see a number of United Football League players included in the Azkals' line-up for their friendly against Malaysia on February 29. This means that the local league is slowly but surely fulfilling one of its mandates … Continue …