Thursday, August 29, 2013

UAAP Season 76: Gameday Scenes, 28 August 2013

UAAP Season 76: Ateneo Blue Eagles vs. FEU Tamaraws, Aug. 28
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Kalma lang si Ryan.

UAAP Season 76: Ateneo Blue Eagles vs. FEU Tamaraws, Aug. 28
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After putting the moves on Romeo on Twitter,
Ravena put the moves on him in the game.

Monday, August 26, 2013

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

UAAP Season 76: Gameday Scenes, 18 August 2013

UAAP Season 76: DLSU Green Archers vs. FEU Tamaraws, Aug. 18
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The new haircut didn't shake off the bad luck.

UAAP Season 76: De La Salle Green Archers vs. FEU Tamaraws, Aug 18
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More time on the practice court, not at the salon, Tams.

Friday, August 16, 2013

UAAP Season 76: Gameday Scenes, 14 August 2013

UAAP Season 76: De La Salle Green Archers vs. Adamson Falcons, Aug. 14
[Photo credit: Inboundpass]

He has the commitment, Coach. It just looks like
he's hitchhiking his way out of the arena.

UAAP Season 76: De La Salle Green Archers vs. Adamson Falcons, Aug. 14
[Photo credit: Inboundpass]

Ochea played just one minute. Coincidence?

UAAP Season 76: NU Bulldogs vs. FEU Tamaraws, Aug. 14
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With that outfit BRP got what he wanted: all eyez on him.

UAAP Season 76: NU Bulldogs vs. FEU Tamaraws, Aug. 14
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"Biro lang, Terrence, ibabalik ko rin naman 'to sa 'yo."

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

It Has Been Ten Years Since I First Started Blogging


A decade ago today I published my first-ever blog entry. It was posted on my old blog, whose contents I've since imported to this one.

I feel ancient.

Friday, August 2, 2013

UAAP Season 76: UP Fighting Maroons Second Round Eliminations Schedule

Here is the second round schedule of the UP Fighting Maroons in the Men's Division of the UAAP Season 76 basketball tournament:
Thursday, August 15
Araneta Coliseum
2 PM – UP vs ADMU

Wednesday, August 21
Mall of Asia Arena
2 PM – UP vs UE

Saturday, August 24
Araneta Coliseum
2 PM – UP vs DLSU

Saturday, August 31
Araneta Coliseum
2 PM – UP vs ADU

Wednesday, September 4
Araneta Coliseum
2 PM – UP vs NU

Saturday, September 7
Mall of Asia Arena
2 PM – UP vs UST

Wednesday, September 11
Mall of Asia Arena
2 PM – UP vs FEU
This time around the Maroons will share only three (counting their head-to-head) of their seven game dates with the Ateneo Blue Eagles. Let's see if there will be a change from the first round, where both teams lost on same game date in three out of five (excluding their head-to-head) chances.


[Hat tip to ABS-CBN Sports.]

Thursday, August 1, 2013

UAAP Season 76: Ateneo Blue Eagles First Round Recap

Tournament Standings
FEU Tamaraws 7–0
UST Growling Tigers 4–3
NU Bulldogs 4–3
UE Red Warriors 4–3
DLSU Green Archers 3–4
ADMU Blue Eagles 3–4
AdU Soaring Falcons 3–4
UP Fighting Maroons 0-7

Game Results
Sunday, June 30, 54–64 L to NU
Wednesday, July 3, 75–79 L to FEU
Sunday, July 7, 73–82 L to DLSU
Sunday, July 14, 71–59 W over AdU
Wednesday, July 17, 68–72 L to UE
Sunday, July 21, 72–64 W over UP
Saturday, July 27, 61–57 W over UST

Blue Eagles Statistical Leaders
Minutes per game
Chris Newsome, 32.57 (4th in the league)
Ryan Buenafe, 29.43
Juami Tiongson, 26.29
Frank Golla, 21.29
Kiefer Ravena, 21.00

Points per game
Chris Newsome, 13.71 (11th in the league)
Ryan Buenafe, 12.43 (15th in the league)
Juami Tiongson, 12.00
Kiefer Ravena , 9.00
Von Pessumal, 5.71

Rebounds per game
Chris Newsome, 8.29 (11th in the league)
Ryan Buenafe, 8.14 (12th in the league)
JP Erram, 5.86
Von Pessumal, 3.43
Juami Tiongon, 3.29

Assists per game
Ryan Buenafe, 3.71 (7th in the league)
Chris Newsome, 2.86 (11th in the league)
Juami Tiongson, 2.29
Nico Elorde, 1.86
Kiefer Ravena, 1.4

Steals per game
Ryan Buenafe, 1.29 (3rd in the league)
Juami Tiongson, 0.71
Kiefer Ravena, 0.60
Chris Newsome, 0.57
Nico Elorde, 0.43
Gwyne Capacio, 0.43

Blocks per game
JP Erram, 1.00 (9th in the league)
Ryan Buenafe, 0.71
Chris Newsome, 0.43
Von Pessumal, 0.43
Nico Elorde, 0.29
Juami Tiongson, 0.20

Turnovers per game
Chris Newsome, 2.71 (11th in the league)
Ryan Buenafe, 2.43 (14th in the league)
Kiefer Ravena, 2.20
Nico Elorde, 1.57
Juami Tiongson, 1.29

Three-point percentage (minimum 5 3PTs made)
Von Pessumal, 0.368 (4th in the league)
Juami Tiongson, 0.359 (5th in the league)
Ryan Buenafe, 0.273 (14th in the league)
Nico Elorde, 0.250
Kiefer Ravena, 0.227

Field goal percentage (minimum 10 FGs made)
Chris Newsome, 0.479 (7th in the league)
Frank Golla, 0.406
JP Erram, 0.390
Von Pessumal, 0.385
Juami Tiongson, 0.350

Free throw percentage (minimum 5 FTs made)
Juami Tiongson, 0.824 (7th in the league)
Ryan Buenafe, 0.789 (12th in the league)
Gwyne Capacio, 0.750
Nico Elorde, 0.688
Chris Newsome, 0.676


[Hat tip to PBA-Online! for the stats.]