For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Residents rescue horses, farm animals left on volcano island Canada yet to decide if it will pay Harry and Meghan security costs Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LOOK: Kryz Uy, Slater Young expecting first son PVL: PacificTown-Army halts skid, blasts Chef’s Classics MOST READ Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netMANILA, Philippines—Using its quickness and high-octane offense, University of Santo Tomas rolled past University of the Philippines, 85-69, for its second straight win in the UAAP Season 82 men’s basketball tournament Saturday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.The Growling Tigers went on a blistering 11-0 run, highlighted by back-to-back three-pointers from Renzo Subido, to close the game.ADVERTISEMENT Heart Evangelista, Kim Chiu, more celebs appeal for animal rescue after Taal eruption Robredo to visit Batangas families displaced by Taal erruption View comments Teen dead, another hurt in vehicular collision in Santiago City LOOK: Taal Volcano island 2 days after eruption No need to wear face masks in Metro Manila, says scientist Chief Justice Peralta on upcoming UAAP game: UP has no match against UST PLAY LIST 01:00Chief Justice Peralta on upcoming UAAP game: UP has no match against UST00:50Trending Articles01:02Fans fill up Philippine Arena for SEA Games opening01:52Phivolcs: Cloud seeding in ashfall affected areas needs study01:04Daybreak as smoke, ash billows from Taal volcano01:05Poor visibility, nakaapekto sa maraming lugar sa Batangas03:028,000 pulis sa Region 4-A, tuloy ang trabaho03:57Phivolcs, nahihirapan sa komunikasyon sa Taal01:04Sold-out: Stores run out of face masks after Taal spews ash Soulemane Chabi Yo anchored the Growling Tigers with 18 points and 18 rebounds, six of which were offensive, while Nonoy added 16 points.Subido finished with 13 points while Rhenz Abando and Dave Ando added 12 and 10 points, respectively.Reigning MVP Bright Akhuetie had 19 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Fighting Maroons who dropped to a 1-1 record.ADVERTISEMENT UP pulled within four, 67-63, before Brent Paraiso and Renzo Subido quickly turned things around with a couple of baskets that gave UST a 72-65 cushion.Mark Nonoy then, left UP in the dust with a quick transition layup followed by a triple that widened the Growling Tigers’ gap to 79-69 lead with 1:22 to play.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSAndray Blatche has high praise for teammate Kai SottoSPORTSBig differenceSPORTSAlmazan status stays uncertain ahead of Game 4“We won’t win based on capabilities alone, so what I told the players was us coaches prepared a game plan so the players just have to execute it,” said UST head coach Aldin Ayo, whose squad rose to 2-0, said in Filipino.“My players’ mindset were just focusing on our objective and that is executing our game plan.” Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next LATEST STORIES
Jose Callejon 1 Napoli have slapped a £14.5m price tag on Liverpool and Arsenal-linked forward Jose Callejon.The former Real Madrid man has been tipped to leave Naples this summer with Inter Milan also interested in signing the 28-year-old.Callejon, who joined Napoli two summers ago from his boyhood club in Madrid, has been a revelation in Serie A – scoring 26 league goals from wide positions in the last two seasons.And now speculation concerning Callejon’s future at the Stadio San Paolo has increased following comments from the star’s agent.The Spain international’s representative has told La Gazzetta dello Sport that his client will consider any offers during the transfer window and is apparently keen to play in the Premier League.Callejon has three years left on his deal with Napoli and the Italian side will not be prepared to sell the attacker for anything less than their asking price.
Atletico Madrid starlet Joao Felix has won the Golden Boy award ahead of Borussia Dortmund and England star Jadon Sancho.Felix is the first Atletico player since Sergio Aguero in 2007 to claim the prestigious honour, which recognises the best under-21 player in Europe. 1 Felix received 332 voting points to take first place, with Sancho getting 175 and Bayer Leverkusen’s Kai Havertz third with 75.The Portuguese forward was signed from Benfica by Atletico on a seven-year deal for £113million this summer, having been chased by a number of several top clubs across Europe, including Manchester United and Manchester City.He scored 15 goals last season, including a hat-trick against Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League, and has netted twice in eight appearances this term. Getty Images – Getty Past Golden Boy award winners The award was created by Italian newspaper Tuttosport in 2003 and has previously been won by Wayne Rooney, Raheem Sterling and Lionel Messi.“Thanks to Tuttosport for the Golden Boy Award 2019, I am very proud,” Felix said.“It is the second time that a player from Atletico Madrid has won this award and I am happy.“Thanks also to Benfica, in particular to coach Bruno Lage, for all he has done for me and my family.” 2003: Rafael van der Vaart2004: Wayne Rooney2005: Lionel Messi2006: Cesc Fabregas2007: Sergio Aguero2008: Anderson2009: Alexandre Pato2010: Mario Balotelli2011: Mario Gotze2012: Isco2013: Paul Pogba2014: Raheem Sterling2015: Anthony Martial2016: Renato Sanches2017: Kylian Mbappe2018: Matthijs de Ligt Felix joined Atletico from Benfica in the summer