MANILA, Philippines – UAAP basketball commissioner Xavier Nunag is taking a go away of absence because of a household well being disaster.
The league mentioned Friday that the UAAP board of administrators has permitted Nunag’s departure and his suggestion to nominate deputy commissioner Atty. Mariana Lopa to meet his position.
“In mild of those circumstances, the UAAP totally helps Commissioner Nunag’s have to prioritize the well-being of his household at this crucial time,” the UAAP wrote. “Commissioner Nunag has really helpful to Deputy Commissioner Atty. Mariana Lopa will develop into appearing commissioner throughout his go away of absence, which has been permitted by the Board of Administrators.”
“The UAAP extends its honest ideas and prayers to Commissioner Nunag and his household throughout this difficult interval.”
Performing Commissioner Atty. Lopa will take over tasks till Nunag returns to make sure the seamless continuation of technical basketball-related issues throughout the UAAP, with Deputy Commissioner Marvin Bienvenida working intently together with her.
UAAP Govt Director Atty. Rebo Saguisag Jr. will proceed to supervise the Basketball Commissioner’s Workplace and guarantee transparency and truthful play within the league.
Underneath Nunag’s time period, three UAAP referees had been suspended for 3 weeks after underperforming in three separate matches final month.
The commissioner’s workplace additionally handed College of the East huge man Treasured Momowei a one-game suspension for his second unsportsmanlike foul of the season, disqualifying him from successful the Rookie of the 12 months or any particular person award .
The league additionally prevented Adamson coach Nash Racela from being suspended after he apologized for his feedback towards the administration of their heavy defeat to Ateneo final week.
The elimination rounds of males’s and ladies’s basketball can be accomplished this weekend.
The Ultimate 4 begins subsequent week.