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The Arizona State University wrestling team opened up the 2011-12 home campaign on Sunday, grabbing two victories from feisty in-state rivals Grand Canyon University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University at Wells Fargo Arena.
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TEMPE, Ariz. -- The inevitable rumblings about ASU football coach Dennis Erickson's job status began almost immediately after Saturday's startling loss to Washington State, and on Monday the conversation gained steam.
On the heels of two crushing losses, Erickson said Monday he isn't thinking about being "on the hot seat" and is more concerned about improving...
One reason for the high expectations placed on the 2011 Sun Devils was the fact that the maroon and gold were going to play 7 of their 12 games at Sun Devil Stadium. Therefore, as much as ASU is reeling after two straight losses, playing its next two games in Tempe gives the team hope that it can improve its current 6-4 record and finish on a strong note.
Freshman outside hitter Chelsey Schofield set career highs in kills and senior middle Danielle Killpack tied her career high in blocks, but the University of Utah fell in a five-set decision at Arizona State, 3-2 (28-26, 22-25, 19-25, 25-17, 15-13), in a Pac-12 Conference match Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena.
Arizona battles rival Arizona State this Saturday at 7:30 p.m. (MST) at Sun Devil Stadium. The game will be televised live on Fox Sports Arizona.
The Arizona State University wrestling program will open up its 2011-12 home campaign today, Nov. 13, at the Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe with a double dual against in-state rivals from the Embry-Riddle and Grand Canyon Universities, beginning at 2 p.m. MST.