Gilas cadet Troy Rike takes his talents to NU in UAAP

first_imgLATEST STORIES Wimbledon giantkiller happy to come out as gay 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 The Fil-American big man doesn’t have to serve residency as he will be taking up a master’s degree in NU. He can suit up as early as the upcoming UAAP Season 81.The former Demon Deacon played a total of 23 games in the NCAA mostly on a backup role.A 6-foot-7 forward, Rike will join an NU rotation that has brothers Shaun and Dave Ildefonso, Dave Wilson Yu, and John Lloyd Clemente.ADVERTISEMENT For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Season 81 🦅🏹🐯🦅🐶🐃🗡 ?— Troy Rike (@troyrike) July 5, 2018 Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Putin’s, Xi’s ruler-for-life moves pose challenges to West Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team Troy Rike already played for four years with Wake Forest but that doesn’t mean his collegiate eligibility is over.ADVERTISEMENT In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ At 22-years-old, Rike is still eligible to play one more year of collegiate basketball in the Philippines and he decided to exhaust it with National University in the UAAP Season 81 men’s basketball tournament.Rike posted a mixtape on his Twitter account announcing that he’ll be suiting up for the Bulldogs in 2018.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’ Report: Disney dropping the ‘Fox’ from movie studio names Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding View commentslast_img read more