Spin reports that Isaac Go transforms from ‘big, fat kid’ into Ateneo pillar before Baldwin’s very eyes.
THE transformation of Isaac Go from a “big fat kid” to one of the key players of the Ateneo squad that is now bound for the UAAP Season 79 finals never fails to amaze head coach Tab Baldwin to this day.
The 6-foot-6 big man’s heroics in the Blue Eagles’ gripping 69-68 overtime win over Far Eastern University in the Final Four was just the latest proof on how far Go has gone in his development since Baldwin took over the team prior to the campaign.
No one takes as much pride in that as Baldwin, who recalled that he didn’t even hear Go’s name mentioned when he asked the holdover coaching staff about the Blue Eagles’ frontline, shortly upon his arrival.
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