UNIVERSITY of the Philippines continued to prepare for the future after securing the commitment of 6-foot-10 prospect Ethan Kirkness.Kirkness' father Michael confirmed the news in a report by the Tiebreaker Times, citing education as the main reason for ...
Dec 30, 2019
WORLD No. 4 Serbia was just too much for Gilas Pilipinas Youth, running away with a 87-60 win at the start of the knockout stages of the 2019 Fiba Under-19 World Cup at Heraklion Indoor Sports Arena early Thursday morning ( ...
Jul 4, 2019
AJ Edu may be broken, but he's unbowed.The Fil-Nigerian center vowed to be back stronger as he starts the long road to recovery from a torn ACL and meniscus on his right knee.He posted on Twitter: "Looking ...
Jul 2, 2019
KAI Sotto believes that there's still much to be learned for Gilas Pilipinas Youth before heading into battle in the 2019 Fiba Under-19 World Cup.One of those is composure."Kailangan pa namin ipakita yung composure namin pag nape- ...
Jun 21, 2019
CARL Tamayo liked seeing Gilas Pilipinas Youth will a lot more ceiling this time, but he knows that as much as height is might, it doesn't guarantee anything especially for the 2019 Fiba Under-19 World Cup."Hindi naman porket ...
Jun 21, 2019
THE Gilas Pilipinas Youth team is going to the FIBA U19 World Cup not just to participate but to compete and win games.Blessed with the tallest youth team ever assembled, coach Sandy Arespacochaga is looking to clinch a quarterfinal berth, or ...
Jun 17, 2019
AJ Edu sees the 2019 Fiba Under-19 World Cup as his chance to show another facet of his game."I've always been solid defensively, but I want to show people what I can do offensively," the Fil-Nigerian big ...
Jun 13, 2019
DAVE Ildefonso knows that at age 19, he's undoubtedly the kuya for the Gilas Pilipinas Youth squad which will see action in the 2019 Fiba Under-19 World Cup later this month."Ang tanda ko na kasi eh," he quipped, ...
Jun 13, 2019
THE Atlanta training sure has served Kai Sotto well.Two months in and a bulkier version of the 7-foot-2 wunderkind will spearhead Gilas Pilipinas Youth in the 2019 Fiba Under-19 World Cup in Heraklion, Greece.From 210 lbs., Sotto ...
Jun 12, 2019
SANDY Arespacochaga is expecting a near-full squad a little over a week before the Gilas Pilipinas Youth team goes to Doha in preparation for the 2019 Fiba Under-19 World Cup.Carl Tamayo, Gerry Abadiano and Terrence Fortea are set to ...
Jun 12, 2019
TAB Baldwin has been appointed program director of the Gilas Pilipinas Youth team, Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) president Al Panlilio announced on Wednesday.Panlilio said Baldwin will work hand-in-hand with Gilas Pilipinas Youth head coach Sandy Arespacochaga as they ...
May 8, 2019
SANDY Arespacochaga has tapped some of the brightest young minds to help him in his new Batang Gilas program.Sources closely monitoring the situation bared that the soft-spoken mentor has enlisted Goldwin Monteverde, Charles Tiu, JB Sison, Ryan Betia, and Anton ...
Apr 11, 2019
IT'S not all about coaching, but teaching as well.Those are two significant factors the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) considered in tapping Sandy Arespacochaga to head the Batang Gilas program.The SBP officially announced the appointment of Arespacochaga for the ...
Apr 5, 2019
SANDY Arespacochaga is poised to take over the reins for the Batang Gilas national youth team program.Sources closely following the situation said the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is eyeing the longtime Ateneo Blue Eagles deputy to be the head coach ...
Apr 3, 2019
KAI Sotto and company will have their hands full in the 2019 Fiba Under-19 Basketball World Cup in Heraklion, Greece come June.The Philippines has been slotted in Group C together with host Greece, Argentina, and Russia in the 16-team ...
Feb 20, 2019
FOR coaching great Tommy Manotoc, it's time for Tab Baldwin to leave the confines of the UAAP and move on to bigger things.Like, say, the Batang Gilas program.Reiterating his belief that letting Baldwin take on college coaches in ...
Dec 12, 2018
JOSH Reyes is out of the Batang Gilas program.In the latest twist in what has been an organizational overhaul at the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP), the son of multi-titled coach Chot Reyes has been relieved of his duties as ...
Oct 2, 2018
BATANG Gilas settled for fourth place in the 2018 Fiba Under-18 Asian Championship after falling to China, 76-57, on Saturday at Stadium 29 in Nonthaburi, Thailand.Still reeling from their 34-point loss at the hands of Australia in the ...
Aug 11, 2018
BATANG Gilas ran straight into a brick wall on Friday, surrendering to Australia, 77-43, in the semifinals of the 2018 Fiba Under-18 Asian Championship at Stadium 29 in Nonthaburi, Thailand.The Filipino teens couldn't stay in step with ...
Aug 10, 2018
BATANG Gilas is vying for top honors in the ongoing Fiba Under-18 Asian Championship in Thailand, while the seniors' squad is making do with a makeshift crew as it flies the flag in the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia.So as ...
Aug 10, 2018
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