Bright Akhuetie officially named UAAP MVP; Angelo Kouame is top rookie

first_imgLights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Kouame, despite getting second-most SPs, did not make it to the Mythical Team because of the UAAP’s ruling that only one foreign player will be in that five-man lineup.Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netUniversity of the East’s Alvin Pasaol finished with 74.5714 SPs and De La Salle’s Justine Baltazar accumulated 61.2857 SPs to make up the Mythical Team frontcourt.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 ChrissAdamson University’s Jerrick Ahanmisi had 58.3846 SPs while UP’s Juan Gomez De Liaño finished with 63.8571 SPs to make up the backcourt. View comments Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil In the distaff side, University of Santo Tomas’ Malu Irebu took home the MVP with 80.5714 SPs.National University’s Jack Daniel Animam, who won the Finals MVP, finished second in the season MVP race with 79.7143 SPs to koin Irebu in the forward spots of the women’s Mythical Team.Far Eastern University’s Clare Castro, whose team lost to NU 67-61 in Game 2 of the Finals, was the Mythical Team’s center with 71.3571 SPs.UST’s Misaela Larosa had 76.0769 SPs while Adamson’s Nathalie Prado amassed 74.2857 SPs for the guard spots.Growling Tigress youngster Reynalyn Ferrer was named Rookie of the Year after finishing with 48.9286 SPs.ADVERTISEMENT 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 ‘Mia’: Rom-com with a cause a career-boosting showcase for Coleen Garcia Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. After winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkcenter_img Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Minnesota Timberwolves, finally, are getting it done on defense No.13 lucky for Orlando Bloom MOST READ Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next LATEST STORIES Bright Akhuetie mobbed by his UP teammates after receiving UAAP MVP Award. photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netMANILA, Philippines–Bright Akhuetie capped off his stellar first year in the UAAP by capturing the MVP plum of Season 81.University of the Philippines’ center, who officially received the award on Wednesday before Game 2 of the UAAP Finals, amassed 82.5 statistical points, edging Ateneo’s Angelo Kouame, who won Rookie of the Yea with 76.2143 SPs.ADVERTISEMENT Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California collegelast_img read more