Del Rosario resigns as St. Benilde coach

Posted at 11/19/2012 11:16 AM | Updated as of 11/19/2012 11:16 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Richard del Rosario has resigned from his position as head coach of the College of St. Benilde Blazers in the NCAA.

Del Rosario made the announcement through his Twitter account early Monday.

"My beloved Blazers, it's been an honor going to battles with you. Keep fighting," he said.

Del Rosario also said he is hopeful that his resignation "gets you the attention you deserve."

Del Rosario became the Blazers' head coach in 2009. In the 88th season of the NCAA, the Blazers stumbled to a 5-13 record, the second-worst in the league.