NORMAN Black came very close to becoming a naturalized player during the 1980s when Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco Jr. was the godfather of the national basketball team.Black bared the process of naturalization was already rolling in the mid-1980s in the wake ...
Jun 23, 2020
FOR two of the members of the Philippine team that was bankrolled by Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco Jr., the NCC formula had the ideal situation during the 1980s that allowed the national team to become successful.Jong Uichico said the NCC basketball program ...
Jun 20, 2020
WHEN Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco's stint as the godfather of Philippine basketball is discussed, his groundbreaking move to reinforce the national team with naturalized players will always be on top of mind.During the 1980s, Cojuangco brought in a number of players ...
Jun 18, 2020
THE Philippine men's team under top basketball patron Eduardo 'Danding' Cojuangco had many famous victories during the 1980s courtesy of an amateur-laden squad beefed up by three naturalized players.But from all those wins, Cojuangco said there were victories that ...
Jun 18, 2020
EDUARDO 'Danding' Cojuangco, Jr., billionaire chairman and CEO of San Miguel Corp. and longtime supporter of Philippine basketball, died of a lingering illness late Tuesday night, the PBA announced. He turned 85 last June 10.Cojuangco was one of the ...
Jun 17, 2020
PBA
ALLAN Caidic is right up there among the best shooters in the long history of Philippine basketball.Now he hopes to help mold the next great shooter.In between legends games and personal appearances, the legendary 'Triggerman' keeps himself busy ...
Apr 2, 2018
THE National Cheerleading Championship (NCC) will not be lacking in pep and cheer when it culminates its year-long competition with the NCC National Finals at the SM Mall of Asia Arena on March 11 to 12.Now on its 12th edition, ...
Mar 9, 2017
NATIONAL Cheerleading Championship president Carlos Valdes believes the Philippines can immediately contend for an Olympic medal against the world's best when cheerleading finally gets included the Olympic Games following the International Olympic Committee's recognition of the sport.When the IOC ...
Jan 25, 2017
JUST by looking at the members of defending champion National University Pep Squad during the finals of the 2016 National Cheerleading Championship, you more or less knew.Judging by their demeanor, they knew it, too.With their riskier routines executed to near ...
Mar 20, 2016
PBA
IT was the last 'conversation' I ever had with Ron Jacobs - me talking over the phone in a monologue, raving about the Detroit Pistons' 2004 NBA Finals victory over the star-studded Los Angeles Lakers, and Jacobs listening, supposedly, ...
Dec 28, 2015
PBA
TNT coach Jong Uichico was very emotional upon receiving the news the great coach Ron Jacobs passed away right on Christmas Eve Thursday.More than a teacher and mentor, Uichico considers Jacobs a father figure."Coach Ron is like a father to ...
Dec 25, 2015
SAN Beda defeated Letran, 94-72, on Thursday at The Arena in San Juan to claim a share of the 2015 National Collegiate Championship crown.In contrast to their thrilling NCAA Season 91 finals series, their NCC match wasn't even close ...
Dec 17, 2015
CEBU CITY - Cebu congressman Gerald Anthony Gullas added to the uproar against the decision of the Philippine Collegiate Champions League (PCCL) to cancel its title match and instead declare co-champions at the end of this year's semifinals of the National ...
Dec 17, 2015
AFTER losing its crown in the last National Cheerdance Championships (NCC), the National University Bulldogs Pep Squad is now looking to bounce back it its defense of its UAAP title.NU coach Ghicka Bernabe said exhaustion - not overconfidence - was the reason the ...
Aug 13, 2014
CEBU Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. MVP Mark Tallo is relishing the chance to take on former team De La Salle when Southwestern University sees action in the semifinals of the 2013 National Collegiate Championship.Southwestern University defeated fierce rival University of the ...
Nov 21, 2013
SOUTHWESTERN University advanced to the semifinals of the 2013 National Collegiate Championship with a 68-60 victory over University of the Visayas in the battle for the Southern Island crown on Wednesday at the Cebu Coliseum.The Cobras got some measure of ...
Nov 21, 2013
UNIVERSITY of San Carlos advanced to the next stage in the stepladder phase of the Southern Islands Championships in the 2013 National Collegiate Championship with an 82-73 victory over Iloilo Doctor's College Monday at the Cebu Coliseum.Cebu Schools Athletic ...
Nov 19, 2013
PBA
TIM Cone, Johnny Abarrientos, and Olsen Racela turn back the hands of time as all three find themselves working together - yet again - at San Mig Coffee starting this PBA Governors Cup.The transfer of Racela from Petron to San Mig has paved ...
Jun 26, 2013
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