Category: Player News

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6’10 AJ Edu ranked 3rd in UK Class of 2018

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Fil-Nigerian AJ Edu who plays for the SGS Basketball Academy of Bristol is ranked 3rd in the Class of 2018 by the Hoops Rank UK. He got a rating of 4 stars and also ranked 8th by DENGTOP50: Rank Rating* Name Position…

Meet 6’5 Yukien Andrada Batang Gilas U-16 Prospect

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Watch basketball highlights of Batang Gilas prospect Yukien Andrada courtesy of Hilt Productions(Youtube).

FEU Baby Tams and Ateneo Blue Eaglets remain unscathed

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ABS-CBN Sports reports that Baby Tams and Blue Eaglets remain unscathed. Defending champion Far Eastern University-Diliman and Ateneo de Manila University primed up for their marquee clash next week with momentum-building rout of their respective foes Saturday in the 80th UAAP juniors…

NU Bullpups and UST Tigercubs win back-to-back games

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According to ABS-CBN Sports, National University and University of Sto. Tomas sustained their hot start in the 80th UAAP juniors basketball tournament. National University and University of Sto. Tomas sustained their hot start in the 80th UAAP juniors basketball tournament after…

Encho Serrano in DLSU locker room?

Encho Serrano

ABS-CBN Sports  reports that Encho Serrano was one of those who came out of the DLSU locker room. Still on track for back-to-back championships in the UAAP 80 Men’s Basketball Tournament, De La Salle University may have just shown a…

Kai Sotto measures at 7’1″ and with a 7’0″ wingspan

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Fil-American Remy Martin dreams of playing for Gilas Pilipinas

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According to ABS-CBN Sports, Gilas hopeful Remy Martin’s dreams go beyond the basketball court. Any cager dreams of making it big in the NBA. Just ask Filipino-American point guard Remy Martin of the Arizona State University Sun Devils. But amid his…

Kai Sotto the future of Philippine basketball

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ABS-CBN Sports reports that 7 foot 1 Kai Sotto just wants to play ball. Unicorns are rather rare. They’re so rare you’ll definitely know if you see one. Kai Sotto? Yeah he’s a unicorn. A Filipino unicorn. Ever since he burst into…

Kai Sotto powers Ateneo De Manila to a convincing 82-64 win over Adamson

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ABS-CBN Sports reports that Kai Sotto dominates as Eaglets open Season 80 in style. Safe to say, Kai Sotto is for real. The 7’1″ center powered Ateneo de Manila High School to a convincing 82-64 win over Adamson Saturday at the San Juan…

Will Gozum bags NCAA Juniors MVP award

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Mapua Red Robins’ Will Gozum bagged the NCAA 93 Juniors MVP award. The six-foot-five big man averaged 13.8 points in 49 percent shooting on top of 9.9 rebounds, 2.6 blocks, and 1.3 assists and helped the Red Robins to a 13-5 record…

Aaron Fermin wins the NCAA Juniors Defensive Player of the Year

Aaron Fermin

Aaron Fermin a 17-year-old, 6’5″ of Arellano Braves won the NCAA juniors Defensive Player of the Year. Fermin averaged 14.8 points in 42.3 percent shooting and topping the rebounds column with 16.4 per game as well as placing second in the…

Fil-American Remy Martin leads ASU to exhibition win over San Diego

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The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that Fil-American Freshman Remy Martin on Wednesday scored 25 points to lead Arizona State to an 85-77 exhibition win over host San Diego. With exhibition assignments against a mediocre UC Riverside and Division II CalBaptist, USD considered…