RENE Principe, a cum laude graduate of University of the Philippines-Diliman, made the news last week for speaking out against the glorification of poverty.The BS Applied Physics graduate drew applause for pointing to an inconvenient truth by saying, "I refuse ...
5 days ago
WITHOUT a doubt, University of the Philippines is the most active UAAP team in the offseason as the school made the most of the extended lull.Aggressive in the recruitment wars, the Fighting Maroons camp has come up with a bumper crop ...
6 days ago
CONSIDER it a dream fulfilled for Carl Tamayo and Gerry Abadiano after the top high school prospects moved to University of the Philippines for the next chapter of their careers.The Gilas Pilipinas Youth standouts and leaders of National University-Nazareth School&# ...
Aug 1, 2020
THE University of the Visayas' (UV) versatile forward Jancork Cabahug has been on the radar of many Manila schools ever since he made back-to-back appearances in the National Basketball Training Center (NBTC) National High School All Star Game in 2016 ...
Jul 31, 2020
UNIVERSITY of the Philippines continued to restock its roster, acquiring University of the Visayas star Jancork Cabahug.Fighting Maroons coach Bo Perasol confirmed the news as the Diliman crew welcomes another Cebuano on their camp."Yes, he has committed to UP," he ...
Jul 30, 2020
PBA
THE Powerade Tigers had a very brief but meaningful run in the PBA from 2010 to 2012 in which the club managed to make a lone finals appearance following one historic playoff run.The Tigers' campaign in the PBA will be most ...
Jul 11, 2020
UNIVERSITY of the Philippines coach Bo Perasol does not expect Kobe Paras to be reprimanded after being linked to a 5-on-5 pickup game that violated general community quarantine (GCQ) rules."I haven't talked with Kobe about that incident," ...
Jul 7, 2020
UNIVERSITY of the Philippines coach Bo Perasol couldn't help but draw similarities between his Fighting Maroons crew which made it to the UAAP Season 81 title series and that Powerade side he took to the 2012 PBA Philippine Cup Finals." ...
May 17, 2020
FROM being one of the UAAP's whipping boys, University of the Philippines has turned the corner for the better part of the past three years and reformed itself to one of the top destinations for recruits in the country.But ...
May 16, 2020
THE whole world of sports has come to a halt because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons Men's Basketball Team (UP MBT) stay fighting.Every member of the team is optimistic that Filipinos and ...
May 1, 2020
THE University of the Philippines has brought in four illustrious alumni to join Bo Perasol in the Maroons coaching staff.Perasol welcomed the arrival of fellow alum Benjie Paras, Ronnie Magsanoc, Joey Guanio, and Xavier Nunag which he said will boost the ...
Dec 8, 2019
BO Perasol is confident that wherever the basketball gods take Jun Manzo, the pint-sized guard will prove his worth like he did at University of the Philippines."With what he had shown, he's bound to make it in the ...
Nov 14, 2019
CHICAGO - Kobe Paras and Ricci Rivero of the UP Fighting Maroons aren't just star players. They also have delightful movie star names that you want to repeatedly roll off your tongue even for no reason.I'm a fan ...
Nov 14, 2019
BO Perasol is still unsure if University of the Philippines will bring him back next season after failing to book a return trip to the finals this UAAP Season 82."Ang UP, yearly naga-appoint yan eh," said Perasol after University of ...
Nov 13, 2019
BO Perasol will be the first to say that University of the Philippines better kiss its hopes of returning to the Finals goodbye if it once again plays like it did in its 89-69 defeat to University of Santo Tomas in ...
Nov 11, 2019
TWICE-to-beat advantage is quite a luxury in the playoffs.That's what Lyceum learned the hard way.Both Lyceum and University of the Philippines finished second at the end of the eliminations of their respective leagues.But while the ...
Nov 11, 2019
BO Perasol had a lot more reasons to be disappointed after University of the Philippines failed to close out University of Santo Tomas in the stepladder semifinals of the UAAP Season 82 men's basketball tournament.The Maroons, you see, had ...
Nov 10, 2019
ATENEO is just in a league of its own in the UAAP Season 82 eliminations.That's the frank assessment University of the Philippines coach Bo Perasol gave after his side suffered an 86-64 defeat to the defending champions on ...
Oct 30, 2019
BO Perasol was happy to be back in the sidelines for University of the Philippines, although he would have wanted a different outcome on Wednesday's game after University of Santo Tomas took a 84-78 decision.But rather than dwell ...
Oct 17, 2019
UNIVERSITY of the Philippines coach Bo Perasol is holding out hope that Kobe Paras will be ready to play for its game against Adamson on Sunday."I hope he can play on Sunday," said the mentor, with his sights quick to pivot ...
Oct 16, 2019
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