first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil 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 For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew It can be said, that the 6-foot-5 big man tried to find his team when he transferred from Lyceum in the NCAA to University of Santo Tomas in the UAAP.Fortunately for Mahinay, it seems he has found his footing as the Growling Tigers’ reliable center.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 ChrissMahinay broke out against Far Eastern University when he put up a 10-point, eight-rebound performance and helped the Growling Tigers to a 78-70 win.“Coach Aldin jus gave us players an opportunity,” said Mahinay in Filipino Sunday at Mall of Asia Arena. “I’m just motivated because coach gave us the confidence to perform and I didn’t waste the opportunity he gave me.” Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title LATEST STORIES Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum MOST READcenter_img View comments Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption Ayo, whose team improved to 4-4 after its third straight win, said it’s been a delight coaching Mahinay who absorbs everything he says.“Germy is one of the biggest in our team and he’s also one of the youngest but when you say something to him he will just take it all in,” said Ayo in Filipino. “These kids are young, and they’re like a sponge because they will just absorb what you tell them.”Mahinay was key to UST’s takeover in the fourth quarter when he scored five of his total in the period alone.The burly Mahinay scored an and-one play that put UST up nine, 63-54, midway through the fourth and he had a driving layup with 2:26 left that gave the Growling Tigers a 69-60 lead.“I just did what coach Aldin told me to do and that was to stick to the system,” said Mahinay.ADVERTISEMENT Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Germy Mahinay wasn’t, in any way, a sought-after recruit prior to the UAAP Season 81 men’s basketball tournament.ADVERTISEMENT Tolentino says ‘no intention to hurt’ Huang after 2nd straight dq foullast_img read more