Posted February 12, 2014 on
It’s been four weeks since the Sun Devils and Wildcats last squared off on the hardwood but it feels even longer. ASU opened conference play by dropping three of their first five contests, punctuated by their 91-68 dismantling by Arizona at the McKale Center, but has since then rebounded to win five of their last six games climbing up the Pac-12 and re-igniting their NCAA tournament aspirations.

ASU softball rallies, pulls away from Tennessee State

TEMPE, Ariz. -- The No. 5 Arizona State softball team overcame an early two-run deficit behind the strong relief pitching of Mackenzie Popescue to defeat Tennessee State 10-3 on Thursday. After scoring one run in the first, the Sun Devils fell into their biggest hole of the season in the top of the second against the Tigers, giving up three runs in the top of the second to fall behind...

ASU to play home-and-home series with BYU

Arizona State and Brigham Young University will meet in a home-and-home series beginning in 2020, ASU announced Thursday. ASU will host BYU on Sept. 19, 2020, at Sun Devil Stadium and travel to play at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah, on Sept. 18, 2021. "This football series with Brigham Young University renews one of our oldest and most interesting rivalries," ASU...

ASU announces 2014 spring football schedule

The Arizona State football team will begin spring practices March 18, the school announced Monday. The spring game is at 11 a.m. April 19 at Sun Devil Stadium, and it will be televised on Pac-12 Arizona. ASU will host a free Sun Devil Football Youth Experience Clinic on March 22 at Sun Devil Stadium. The free clinic will be open to both boys and girls ages 8-13 who are not enrolled...

ASU's Jordan Bachynski named Pac-12 basketball Player of the Week

Arizona State senior center Jordan Bachynski was named the Pac-12 men’s basketball Player of the Week on Monday. The senior from Calgary, Canada, averaged 21.5 points, 12.0 rebounds and 8.0 blocks in two home victories for the Sun Devils. For the week, he shot 15 of 20 (.750) from the field, and 13 of 16 (.813) from the free-throw line. His 16 total blocks made him the Pac-12...

ASU's Bachynski swatting his way through

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer Being tall with long arms has given Jordan Bachynski an advantage in blocking shots. Impeccable timing, good footwork and hard work have made the Arizona State center the best shot blocker in college basketball. Heading into Friday's game against rival Arizona, Bachynski has 107 blocked...

2015 Recruiting Class Position Makeup

With Arizona State’s 2014 recruiting class in the books, the coaching staff has already turned its attention to the 2015 group of newcomers that will join the Sun Devils. While speculating at this time which players ASU will land in that class is impossible, the breakdown of positions for this group is easier to project based on depth chart and other factors. Here are our projections.

Breakdown: Arizona vs. Arizona State

Arizona will close out the regular season rivalry with Arizona State on Friday. Read on for a complete positional breakdown, statistics, score prediction, and more.

Pac-12 Player of the Week: Jordan Bachynski

Arizona State senior center Jordan Bachynski received the Pac-12 Player of the Week award on Monday. The native of Calgary, Canada averaged 21.5 points, 12.0 rebounds and 8.0 blocks in two home victories for the Sun Devils, which improved to 18-6 and 7-4 Pac-12. ASU is tied with Colorado for third place in the conference. For the week, Bachynski shot 15-of-20 (.750) from the field...
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