Smart Araneta Coliseum named SEABA venue

MANILA — The 2017 Southeast Asia Basketball Association (SEABA) Men’s Championship has been set.

Gilas coach Chot Reyes announced on Twitter that the regional competition will be held on May 12-18 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City.

“SEABA now confirmed at Araneta from May 12-18,” Reyes’ tweet said.

“The Big Dome” has played host to numerous international basketball tournaments, such as the 1978 FIBA World Cup and the 1991 SEA Games, the most recent being a friendly between Gilas and Iran last year. Ivan Saldajeno/PNA-northboundasia.com