MANILA, Philippines — Regardless of being the primary group to be eradicated within the UAAP Season 86 males’s basketball, College of Santo Tomas vows to complete robust in its final three video games.
The Growling Tigers absorbed their tenth loss in 11 video games after their gallant stand was denied by the Ateneo Blue Eagles, 67-59, on Wednesday at Good Araneta Coliseum.
“Coach Pido stated within the dugout that he needs to see the gamers give all of it and their finest within the final three video games, for the group, which continues to help us. [We have to] make struggle,” stated UST assistant coach Japs Cuan, talking for Pido Jarencio.
Cuan stated it needs to be a collective effort for the Tigers to earn wins with Nic Cabañero, Christian Manaytay, and Migs Pangilinan already carrying the majority of of the group.
“It’s been arduous. We’re actually pushing the blokes. You possibly can see how drained they our. In our rotations, you may see how coach is searching for a participant to assist out. We actually want consistency from our gamers For us to win, everybody actually has to contribute,” the previous UST participant stated.
“Nic he’s actually making an attempt his finest. We’re actually making an attempt to assume exterior the field however nonetheless, it’s not materializing. However no matter Nic has been doing, I hope he sustains it within the final three video games. I can see how Nic has no legs anymore. He’s actually drained, he’s averaging greater than half-hour now,” he added.
Jarencio and his teaching workers nonetheless credited the Tigers for placing up a gallant stand towards the defending champions, Blue Eagles, hoping that they’d get some wins to complete the season.
“I feel I’ve to provide credit score to the boys. They made run. Sadly, we will’t maintain it in the long run. However, I’m happy with the boys,” Cuan stated. “I feel essentially the most encouraging half is despite being a [small] group. The gamers try to fill within the hole, it’s simply irritating you can see the efforts of the gamers and we simply couldn’t get the win.”
UST battles Remaining 4-bound Nationwide College on Saturday on the Large Dome earlier than wrapping up Jarencio’s first UAAP season in 10 years towards College of the Philippines on Wednesday at MOA Enviornment and Far Japanese College, which the Tigers beat within the first spherical, on November 18 additionally at Araneta.
UST assistant coach Japs Cuan after the Growling Tigers had been eradicated from the Remaining 4 race. #UAAPSeason86
Posted by Inquirer Sports activities on Tuesday, November 7, 2023
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