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Jeffrey Cariaso
Jeffrey Cariaso - Ginebra - 2014.jpg
Barangay Ginebra San Miguel
Position Head coach
League PBA
Personal information
Born (1972-09-12) September 12, 1972 (age 42)
San Francisco, California
Nationality Filipino
Listed height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight 180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
College Sonoma State (1991–1992)
PBA draft 1995 Round: 1 / Pick: 6th overall
Selected by the Alaska Milkmen
Pro career 1995–2010
Position Shooting guard
Number 22
Coaching career 2011–present
Career history
As player:
1995–1997 Alaska Milkmen / Alaska Aces
1997–1999 Mobiline Phone Pals
2000–2001 Tanduay Rhum Masters
2004–2010 Alaska Aces
2008–2012 Coca-Cola Tigers
As coach:
2011–2014 B-Meg Llamados / San Mig Super Coffee Mixers (assistant)
2014–present Barangay Ginebra San Miguel
Career highlights and awards

Jeffrey J. Cariaso is a retired Filipino professional basketball player and coach who is also the current head coach of the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel of the Philippine Basketball Association. He also played for various teams, mostly with Alaska Aces, in the PBA for 15 seasons.

Player Profile[edit]


He was first drafted by the Alaska Aces (then known as the Alaska Milkmen) during the 1995 PBA draft as the sixth overall. During his rookie year, he won the Rookie of the Year Award. And in only his second year in the league, he achieved a rare Grand Slam with the Aces where he was instrumental in that majestic championship run.

Mobiline & Tanduay Years[edit]

Before the start of the 1997 PBA season, Cariaso was traded to the Mobiline Phone Pals (now known as the Talk 'N Text Tropang Texter) where he was a primary offensive threat for the team. After his tenure with Mobiline, he was again sent to the expansion team Tanduay Rhum Masters. He bannered the team alongside Sonny Alvarado and Rudy Hatfield. They won the special 1998 Centennial Cup.

Reunion with Johnny Abarrientos[edit]

After Tanduay folded in 2001, he was then picked by the Coca-Cola Tigers where he got reunited with Johnny Abarrientos. They won a couple of championships which include the 2002 All-Filipino Cup against his former team Alaska and the 2003 Reinforced Conference against San Miguel. He last tasted a championship with Talk 'N Text prior to this. He also received the most number of awards in his career during his tenure with the Tigers. Also, Coca-Cola was the only team that made it to the finals of all three conferences in 2003.

Return to Alaska and Twilight Years[edit]

In the middle of the 2004–05 PBA season, he along with Bong Hawkins were traded back to the Alaska Aces in exchange for all-stars John Arigo and Ali Peek.

Jeff was the last active player remaining on that Alaska Grand Slam team of 1996.

In the semifinals of the 2010 PBA fiesta conference, he announced his retirement after playing 15 seasons in the league. His number 22 was also retired by the Alaska Aces and the Coca-Cola Tigers.

Coaching Profile[edit]

On April 29, 2014, Cariaso was named as the new head coach of Barangay Ginebra, replacing Ato Agustin.[1] Prior to this, he has no high-level head coaching experience. In fact, he has little coaching experience apart from San Mig Coffee, joining the team in 2011, one year after retiring as a player, to assist his former coach at Alaska, Tim Cone. At San Mig, he emerged as the top assistant, often taking over the reins when Cone was ejected, or when the team was getting blown out and the American coach wanted to send a message to his players.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

  GP Games played   GS Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Correct as of November 17, 2011[3]

1995 Alaska 73 27.6 .484 .207 .803 3.9 1.5 .7 .1 11.4
1996 Alaska 69 29.6 .493 .125 .807 4.3 2.0 .5 .3 11.8
1997 Alaska 39 38.6 .425 .208 .766 7.0 4.0 1.0 .1 18.7
1998 Mobiline 23 42.3 .449 .091 .729 6.8 5.1 .9 .4 18.2
1999 Mobiline 35 36.1 .398 .318 .789 5.2 3.8 .7 .3 13.2
2000 Tanduay 44 37.0 .383 .222 .771 5.2 4.5 .7 .2 14.6
2001 Tanduay 35 36.3 .427 .299 .812 5.1 3.1 .7 .2 18.4
2002 Coca-Cola 12 28.0 .422 .392 .679 3.3 3.3 1.0 .2 19.2
2003 Coca-Cola 65 33.0 .405 .232 .841 4.3 3.7 .8 .1 15.4
2004-05 Coca-Cola/Alaska 71 34.0 .418 .377 .866 4.6 3.9 .7 .1 15.8
2005-06 Alaska 49 34.7 .414 .288 .797 4.7 3.1 .6 .1 12.5
2006-07 Alaska 45 34.2 .445 .308 .866 4.6 3.0 .6 .0 13.1
2007-08 Alaska 45 29.6 .400 .349 .763 4.3 3.0 .6 .1 10.4
2008-09 Alaska 40 21.6 .399 .275 .774 2.9 2.1 .3 .0 7.1
2009-10 Alaska 41 10.8 .356 .111 .696 1.3 1.1 .1 .1 2.8
Career 686 31.3 .426 .296 .802 4.4 3.0 .6 .1 13.1


Preceded by
Danny Ildefonso
PBA All-Filipino Cup Best Player Award
Succeeded by
Asi Taulava

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Arab News

GMA News
Sun, 09 Nov 2014 07:26:47 -0800

Barangay Ginebra San Miguel coach Jeffrey Cariaso scored his first win against his mentor Tim Cone when the Gin Kings pulverized the Purefoods Star Hotshots on Sunday. Cariaso, who served as an assistant coach to Cone in San Mig Coffee Mixers before ...


GMA News
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 04:31:59 -0700

The Gin Kings are hoping to do it with the new system brought in by coach Jeffrey Cariaso, who took the reins of the team prior to last season's Governors' Cup. Cariaso introduced the triangle offense after joining Ginebra, but the team suffered an ...
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:56:15 -0800

Gametime is 7 p.m. with the Kings still smarting from a 77-79 loss to San Miguel Beer last Sunday, a letdown which Ginebra coach Jeffrey Cariaso said was a result of their being dumped in a 15-point hole before rallying. “That's the main focus for us ...
GMA News
Mon, 28 Apr 2014 19:18:25 -0700

Jeffrey “The Jet” Cariaso has officially been named as the new head coach of Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, Slam Philippines reported, Tuesday, in advance of an exclusive interview with the 15-year PBA alum. Cariaso would take over from Ato Agustin.

Arab News

Arab News
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 09:18:55 -0800

“Good thing that Joseph Yeo is with us (now),” Ginebra coach Jeffrey Cariaso said. “When you have guys playing for each other, a lot of things can happen. His (Yeo's) teammates were looking for him in the fourth quarter.” Barako Bull looked – at least ...
Abante Online
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 08:07:30 -0800

“We have a really big test this Sunday, a really confident team with June Mar (Fajardo) in the middle, so it's really gonna be huge for us trying to defend him,” bigkas ni Gin Kings coach Jeffrey Cariaso. Umaasa ang 42-year old Fil-Am na maaabot nila ...

Arab News

Tue, 04 Nov 2014 07:56:15 -0800

Mark is Mark and that's why he's vital,” said Ginebra coach Jeffrey Cariaso in the PBA website. According to PBA statistician Fidel Mangonon, Caguioa's 18-point output brought the Spark closer to becoming the 19th player with at least 9,000 markers in ...


Tue, 20 May 2014 07:51:14 -0700

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