Binky Favis

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Binky Favis
Career information
College University of Santo Tomas
Career history
As coach:
2005-2008 Coca-Cola Tigers

Vincent Kenneth E. Favis, better known as Binky Favis, is a Filipino professional basketball head coach.[1]

Favis is a former coach of the Letran Knights[2] in the NCAA leading them to a title in 1999.[3] He also coached in Philippine Basketball League for several teams.

He was also a former player of the UST Growling Tigers and was an assistant coach of the 1993 squad, which swept the University Athletic Association of the Philippines men's basketball tournament.

He became the assistant coach of Jong Uichico for the Philippine national basketball team in the 2002 Asian Games.

Before the 2005-06 season, he was named as the head coach of Coca-Cola Tigers[4] and had several lackluster seasons with the team.[citation needed]

In 2008, he was relieved as head coach of the Tigers.[5]

He is now running for councilor in the 2nd District of Paranaque city.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Coke 'coach-less'; SMB, Ginebra handicapped in intriguing PBA twinbill". GMA News and Public Affairs. 2008-10-21. Retrieved 2010-09-02. 
  2. ^ "Letran defeats San Beda". Philippine Daily Inquirer. August 18, 2000. p. 41. Retrieved 2010-09-02. 
  3. ^ June Navarro (July 21, 2001). "Letran stops Perpetual; Benilde bows to Mapua". Philippine Daily Inquirer. p. 85. Retrieved 2010-09-02. 
  4. ^ a b Joaquin Henson (December 7, 2009). "New calling for ex-PBA coach". The Philippine Star. Retrieved 2010-09-02. 
  5. ^ "Source: Guiao firm about leaving Red Bull position". GMA News and Public Affairs. 2008-12-29. Retrieved 2010-09-02. 
Preceded by
Louie Alas
Letran Knights men's basketball head coach
1999-2001
Succeeded by
Louie Alas
Preceded by
Eric Altamirano
Coca-Cola Tigers head coach
2005-2008
Succeeded by
Kenneth Duremdes