Before the action happens in NCAA Season 98, get to know more about Lyceum of the Philippines University Pirates’ Mclaude Guadaña and John Barba in ‘Great Eight’, where the players were asked about the ‘greats’ of their lives.
Who is your greatest basketball influence?
Guadaña: Derrick Rose.
Barba: Sa NBA idol ko si Michael Jordan, sa PBA si Scottie Thompson.
Who/What is your greatest motivation?
Guadaña: My family.
Barba: Ang motivation ko ay family ko.
What is your greatest move on the court?
Guadaña: Behind the back, step back.
Barba: Attacking to the basket.
Who is the greatest player on your team?
Guadaña: Omar Larupay.
Barba: Mclaude Guadaña.
Who is your greatest opponent?
Guadaña: Wala naman halos.
Barba: Wala, para sa akin, lahat pantay-pantay.
What is your greatest fear?
Barba: Kay God.
What is your greatest career achievement as of now?
Guadaña: Noong naging FIBA World U17.
Barba: Noong nag-NCAA Juniors MVP ako.
Who is the NCAA Greatest of All Time?
Guadaña: CJ Perez.
Barba: CJ Perez.
‘Achieve Greatness Every Day’ as NCAA Season 98 opens on September 10, 2022.
—JMB, GMA News