Fitting farewell: Mocon ends NCAA career with 4th title, Finals MVP

first_imgAllen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Mocon wrapped up his career with San Beda with four seniors and two juniors titles.The Red Lions won their 11th NCAA title in 13 years and 22nd overall. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plumcenter_img Mocon recorded a double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds on top of five blocks in Game 2 where the Red Lions swept the Lyceum Pirates for the second straight year.The Finals MVP plum didn’t come as a surprise to many after the two-way forward averaged 15 points, 10.5 rebounds and 3 blocks in the title round.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 ChrissBut of all people, it was Mocon who was caught off guard with the award.“Actually, I wasn’t thinking about it,” Mocon told reporters in Filipino after San Beda’s 71-56 win. “I’m just doing my part. I’m very thankful for my parents who are there for me through the good and bad and especially coach (Boyet Fernandez) who always pushes me to work hard.” Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netJavee Mocon couldn’t have had a better ending to his collegiate career than on Monday night.In his farewell game, Mocon led San Beda to its third straight NCAA championship and was also named Finals MVP.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. LATEST STORIES Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college San Beda extends NCAA reign, sweeps Lyceum for another 3-peat 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 View commentslast_img read more

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