FEU hits rough patch after strong start

first_imgAllen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next But head coach Olsen Racela is not worried by the chaos, even as the battle has evidently become more competitive than ever for FEU.“I don’t wanna look at the standings yet. We’re just gonna take it one game at a time,” Racela said in Filipino, whose team is also on a possible three-way tie with the Green Archers and UST if the Growling Tigers win their game on Sunday.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissRacela said he’d rather focus on how his team will continue to compete, and “see what happens from there,” especially with top scorer Arvin Tolentino still suspended in their next game, and now with the still unclear status of Prince Orizu.The big man sustained what appeared to be a shin injury with three minutes left in the first quarter in the Tamaraws’ loss to Ateneo, 82-62, Saturday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. La Salle quickly moves on from crucial loss to Adamson For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netAs the Final Four race starts to heat up, Far Eastern University finds itself stumbling on a bumpy track.The Tamaraws were on top after the first round of the UAAP Season 81 men’s basketball tournament but then, took a rough path to start the second round, dropping their first two games to tie De La Salle in the third spot of the standings.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. center_img READ: UAAP: Kouame drops 33 as Ateneo crushes FEU for share of no. 1He was grimacing in pain while being helped to the locker room.“We don’t know [the status] yet. Hopefully, negative. But there’s no swelling. We’re hoping it’s just the muscle. He couldn’t put weight on it.”“We still don’t know if Orizu will be there in our next game, so I have to figure things out how we will compete,” added Racela.Orizu’s injury was a big blow for the Tamaraws as they could only watch Ateneo’s Angelo Kouame dominate the paint. Kouame finished with 33 points and 27 boards.ADVERTISEMENT Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew LATEST STORIES Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award MOST READ Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college View commentslast_img