first_imgMOST READ DAY6 is for everybody Pasaol’s magnificence saw him become the top single game scorer this century in the UAAP, toppling now-National University head coach Jeff Napa’s 15-year-old record of 42 points.READ: La Salle sends UE to 0-6, spoils Pasaol’s 49-point explosionFEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSFederer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smogFor Mbala, watching someone apart from him dominate the game deserves praise of the highest accord.“He was just in the zone, he played very well, and he was able to lead his team. I feel like we didn’t do a good job of stopping him,” said Mbala Wednesday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson View comments Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ LATEST STORIES Mos Burger to open in Manila; teases with a pop-up Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacson How to help the Taal evacuees Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netIn a game where Ben Mbala recorded yet another career performance, the La Salle center had no choice but to take the backseat and tip his hat to University of the East’s Alvin Pasaol.Mbala had a career-high 39 points in the Green Archers’ 106-100 win over University of the East but it was Pasaol who dominated the stat sheets when he finished with 49 points.ADVERTISEMENT In ‘Jojo Rabbit,’ Comedy and Drama Collide 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 Margot Robbie talks about filming ‘Bombshell’s’ disturbing sexual harassment scene Nueva Ecija warehouse making fake cigarettes raided, 29 Chinese workers nabbed Perasol, Maroons remain upbeat despite 2 straight losses “For a guy to drop 50 on us, and if a guy is in the zone, we have to take him out of the comfort zone.”Mbala and Pasaol even had a tender moment near the end of the game when the two exchanged a small embrace with the big man as if almost congratulating the Red Warrior on a job well done.“I told him to keep working, he did a great job, and when a guy plays well you have to acknowledge him,” said Mbala. “The guy played well and I’ll give it to him.”“This is the game of basketball, we all want to have fun. We have to enjoy and I have to congratulate him for his career-high.”ADVERTISEMENTlast_img read more

first_imgGrand Kru County Senator, Ablert Tugbeh Chie, has lauded citizens hailing from the county for electing him as senator in the just ended 2014 Special Senatorial Election.According to him, he will be ungrateful if he doesn’t thank the people of his county and other friends who supported him during the election process.Addressing hundreds of Grand Kru residents over the weekend in Monrovia, especially those from Forpoh District that are residing in Doe Community on the Bushrod Island, Senator Chie said the people of Forpoh have made wise decision by voting him in House of Senate.He said: “I have come to commend all of you for the significant roles you played in my life as well as our beloved county, and therefore, I can assure you all that this county will be developed through our collective efforts.”Senator Chie reminded his compatriots that with unity and coordination, they will promote development agenda and seek the interest of others at all times.“Let me make it clear to you that some projects which I have started in the county, I will make sure to complete them, because I want my people to trust me,” he promised.In a remark, the Chairman of Forpoh Community in Monrovia, Jeremiah Nimely, applauded Senator Chie for having the people of Forpoh at heart.Mr.Nimely disclosed that the citizens from Forpoh will wholeheartedly work with Senator Chie.The Forpoh Chairman then appealed to Sen. Chie to lobby with GSM companies operating in the country to carry communication networks to the district and the Dorbor District to enable them gets access to phone call.Senator Chie toured four communities in Monrovia and its environs thanking the people of Grand Kru and gave each community L$40,000 as a token of appreciation.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more