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UAAP: Hot shooting leads UP past Green Archers, 98-87
by Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 23, 2017

The DLSU Green Archers were unable to extend their winning streak to four games after they were defeated by the UP Fighting Maroons, 98-87, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. La Salle was not able to keep up with the hot shooting of UP, which was highlighted by 16 three-point shots from the…


UAAP: Green Archers face UP, look to gain fourth straight win
by Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 22, 2017

Coming off a win against the AdU Soaring Falcons, the DLSU Green Archers continue to advance through the first round unharmed. After missing the first two games of the tournament, the presence of reigning UAAP Most Valuable Player Ben Mbala stunned the Falcons after carrying the team with his double-double performance of 32 points and…


UAAP: Green Archers outlast NU, 115-109, in high scoring affair
by Renzo Miguel Mercado and Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 16, 2017

The Green Archers continue to win despite the absence of reigning UAAP Most Valuable Player Ben Mbala as they triumphed over the NU Bulldogs, 115-109, in a high scoring affair earlier today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Ricci Rivero, Aljun Melecio, and Jollo Go combined to score 60 points for DLSU. Santi Santillan also scored…


UAAP: DLSU basketball teams hope to continue progress, face NU in second game
by Juro Morilla and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 15, 2017

DLSU basketball produced mixed results last Sunday, during the opening weekend of the UAAP. While the Green Archers were able to hold off the FEU Tamaraws to kick-off their campaign, the Lady Archers dropped their first game, against the Lady Tamaraws. Both teams are slated to hit the courts once again tomorrow, September 16, as…


UAAP: Melecio, Green Archers hold on to 95-90 win over FEU
by Patrick Quintero
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 10, 2017

Despite the absence of reigning UAAP Most Valuable Player Ben Mbala, the DLSU Green Archers prevailed over the FEU Tamaraws, 95-90, earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. Aljun Melecio led La Salle with a 29-point performance, while Ron Dennison scored 21 points for the Tamaraws in the losing effort. Meanwhile, forward Abu Tratter…


UAAP: Lady Archers open season with loss, succumb to Lady Tamaraws, 70-62
by Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 80 //

The DLSU Lady Archers launched their UAAP Season 80 campaign with a 70-62 loss against the FEU Lady Tamaraws earlier today at the Mall of Asia Arena. The Lasallians endured a difficult game from start to finish as they committed 27 turnovers and scored only eight points in the third quarter. “We have a very…


UAAP: DLSU Lady Archers aim for redemption
by Renzo Miguel Mercado and Juro Morilla
Sports News UAAP 80 // September 9, 2017

After a gallant run that fell just short of claiming the title last year against the NU Lady Bulldogs, the DLSU Lady Archers are gearing up for glory this coming UAAP season. Despite an excellent 11-3 record in the elimination round, the Lady Bulldogs were just too much for La Salle to handle. DLSU surprised…


UAAP: Green Archers ready to defend top spot
by Juro Morilla and Renzo Miguel Mercado
Sports News UAAP 80 //

The DLSU Green Archers left no doubt as to who was UAAP Season 79’s best team; playing two stellar games against archrivals ADMU Blue Eagles in last season’s finals showdown. Jeron Teng led La Salle in a performance which will forever be remembered by the DLSU community as he silenced the roaring opposing crowd with…