Brad Taningco

Senior Content Writer

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I'm a man of simple pleasures. I like sports, and I get to write about them for a living. I can't ask for much more than that.

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08/04/2011
'Jett' power propels Maroons past Tamaraws

by Adrian Taningco Sophomore guard Jett Manuel's hot shooting blazed the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons to a shocking 76-63 win over the second seeded Far Eastern University Tamaraws in the 74th UAAP basketball tournament at the Araneta Coliseum on Thursday.

Tinig ng Plaridel
02/26/2012
UP defends UAAP football crown

Same teams. Same stage. Same result: another UP championship. The University of the Philippines successfully defended its UAAP football championship, narrowly edging rival University of Santo Tomas 1-0 in the final Sunday at the Ateneo University. Sophomore striker Jinggoy Valmayor's strike at the hour mark was enough for the Maroons to once again deny the Tigers, whom they also bested for last season's crown.

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11/24/2014
UCLA vs USC Victory Bell Rivalry - a Complete History

There are a bunch of great and storied rivalries in the world of collegiate sports - Alabama-Auburn and Michigan-Ohio State immediately come to mind - but none have the same ratio of animosity-to-proximity quite like the crosstown rivalry between the two schools separated by just 11 miles in Los Angeles - UCLA and USC.

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11/19/2013
Rob Ford Football Career Imminent - 9 Reasons He's NFL Bound

To the shock of absolutely no one, the Toronto council has finally passed the vote to strip Mayor Rob Ford of most of his mayoral powers. The term of the embattled Toronto mayor has been controversial to say the least, with allegations of conflict of interest in connection with Ford's football foundation and more recently, substance abuse.

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11/15/2013
Best Mustaches in Sports - The All Time Top 12

Boston's beards may have stolen the headlines in October, but come Movember, mustaches reign supreme. This annual, month-long celebration is of course to raise awareness for prostate cancer and other men's health initiatives. These 12 athletes have definitely done their part (or for some, could have done their part, had Movember been a thing in the past) to spread awareness with their outstanding lip dusters.

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09/09/2014
How Does the NFL Season Work?

Finally, T.G.I.F.S.: Thank God It's Football Season! The long-awaited NFL season has kicked off, which basically means Sundays will be spent by millions upon millions of Americans either cheering like mad in a live crowd or parked on the couch watching some football.

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02/11/2016
Top 10 LeBron James Dunks and Moments

LeBron James' career to date is overflowing with so many great dunks and moments. And since it doesn't seem like he has plans to retire any time soon, expect him to add a few more to his collection. As it stands, there are so many awesome plays that they could probably fill three top 10 lists.