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Salamat crashes Adamson party, forces a Game 3

ONE graduating senior just refused to finish his collegiate basketball career with his head down.

Criticized in the past for not performing in big games, Eric Salamat made a statement last Sunday, December 5, 2010 at the Philsports Arena in Pasig City by scoring a game-high …

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Ateneo pips UE in battle of nerves

ATENEO DE MANILA may have had a hard time replacing key players from back-to-back title teams, but proved that nothing can replace experience.

The Blue Eagles’ poise under pressure served them well as they snatched victory from the hands of the University of the East, 80-73 …

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UAAP Season 73 preview – Ateneo, FEU, UE

THE 73rd season of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines kicks off on Saturday, July 10 at the Araneta Coliseum. As always, breaks down the eight competing squads and sizes up their chances for the upcoming campaign.

Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles

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Blue Eagles fly high, overwhelm Knights

ATENEO is already looking like a dominant team even though their players are not yet in optimal shape.

The Blue Eagles imposed their will against the Colegio de San Juan de Letran Knights, beating them 114-90 last Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at the Arena in San …

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ADMU shuts down UP on Labor Day

“JAYPEE Erram! With a thank you from Eric Salamat!” screamed Rolly Manlapaz, the coliseum announcer as the two players collaborated on an alley-oop play in the second quarter.

The Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles outplayed the University of the Philippines, 87-67, last Saturday on Labor …

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Second half blitz lifts Ateneo over San Beda

THE RED Lions came in strong, but the Blue Eagles proved to be stronger.

Ateneo de Manila University leaned on a second half explosion to post an impressive 84-73 win over San Beda College in the first game of opening day action at the FilOil Flying …

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Ateneo completes storybook ending, takes PCCL plum

JOSE Antonio Reyes sat down on the wooden flooring right under one of the baskets inside the historic Araneta Coliseum. His Ateneo de Manila Blue Eaglets had just won back-to-back titles in the UAAP juniors division. Who would have thought that about five years later …

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Fourth quarter uprising lifts Ateneo past FEU

FAR EASTERN University forgot that a basketball game lasts for 40 minutes.

After dominating Ateneo de Manila University in the first three quarters, the Tamaraws allowed the Blue Eagles to stage one of the most memorable comebacks in recent UAAP history and notch a 74-73 win …

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Ateneo draws first blood against DLSU

IN WHAT turned out to be yet another epic battle between two of the fiercest rivals in Philippine sports, Ateneo de Manila proved to be the tougher in crunchtime as it swooped down on a resilient De La Salle University, 76-72 at the Araneta Coliseum …

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Ateneo back on track, stops Adamson for 24th straight time

ATENEO DE MANILA University aimed for a better bounce back game after a bitter loss to rivals University of the Philippines. A win, though, remains a win.

The Blue Eagles held off stubborn Adamson University, 61-51, for the 24th straight time in UAAP play in Season …

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Ex-team B standout lifts Ateneo past UST

THE SMALLEST guy on the court dished out the biggest performance of his life.

A year after being relegated to Ateneo de Manila University’s team B, 5’6” Emman Monfort put on a shooting clinic for all to see as he piloted the defending champions past a …

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Blue Eagles claw Perpetual Help, win third straight

ATENEO DE MANILA is on a winning roll.

After losing their first game against nemesis De La Salle Univerity, the Blue Eagles won their third straight at the expense of University of Perpetual Help System Dalta, 78-62, in the 2009 Filoil Flying V MVP Cup at …

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Ateneo destroys San Beda-Alabang by 42

MEN against boys.

Ateneo de Manila University showed its championship mettle at the 2009 Nike Summer League last April 28 as it dismantled San Beda College-Alabang, 96-54, at the FEU Gym.

Eric Salamat led three other Blue Eagles who scored in double-figures with 13 points as the …

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Ateneo pulls off nailbiter against Jose Rizal

ATENEO de Manila University displayed poise under pressure as it pulled off a pulsating 77-76 win over Jose Rizal University in the 2009 Filoil Flying V Manny V. Pangilinan Cup last April 25 at the Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan City.

With less than …

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Archers, Lions victorious in Filoil tiffs; Ateneo barges into win column

IT WAS a field day for former San Sebastian Staglets Arvie Bringas and Eric Salamat as they carried their respective teams to victory in separate matches in the 2009 Filoil Flying V Manny V. Pangilinan Cup at the Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan …

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