NCAA Tournament Headlines

  • Nadal to skip Asian tournaments

    Rafael Nadal announced Wednesday he will skip the Asian swing of the ATP tour because of his injured right knee.

  • Tankoua NCAA player of the week

    In what could be his final stint in the San Beda-Letran rivalry, Donald Tankoua made sure the Red Lions would come out on top.
  • The NCAA is wrong about grassroots basketball

    The people who depend on ‘AAU’ basketball defend themselves from the NCAA. Grassroots basketball is under attack. When the NCAA announced rule changes earlier this month, it stated one of its goals was to “minimize the leverage of harmful outside influenceson high school recruits and college student-athletes.” This was a response to the FBI investigation that finally broke the levy on the widespread corruption throughout the sport and put a spotlight on its worst kept secret: the black market...
  • Golf tournament to aid local girl

    GANSEVOORT, N.Y. >> Cora Gargano is like any other 4-year-old girl. She loves to dance and listen to music. She likes to play outside with her 8-year-old sister, Chloe. Next month, Cora turns five. Her family calls her their warrior. They have since Cora was born with a congenital heart defect. She continues to fight.

  • Knight out of NCAA tilt with brain tumor

    Letran’s title drive suffered a big blow after starter Jerrick Balanza was diagnosed with a brain tumor and will be out for the rest of the NCAA basketball tournament. by Joey Villar
  • Saints, Heroes clash in NCAA All-Star

    Leading MVP candidates Robert Bolick of San Beda and Bong Quinto of Letran banner the Saints team slugging it out with a depleted Heroes side in today’s NCAA Season 94 All-Star Game at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan.