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Fox Sports Arizona:
LAS VEGAS, Nev. During a postgame team meeting, Arizona coach Sean Miller apologized for a technical foul that cost the Wildcats two points Friday. His players would have none of it, rallying behind him.
Senior Mark Lyons said Miller does not the credit he deserves from the officials, and senior Solomon Hill said he is glad to done with conference officiating.
I feel like my coach should be more respected that to get a tech under four minutes, Lyons said after UCLAs 66-64 victory in the Pac-12 tournament semifinals. "Hes been through a lot. Hes coached a lot of teams that have been a lot of places. I dont feel like any other coach would have got that technical. I feel like they havent got enough respect for my coach and the things hes done for the NCAA."
Miller was hit with a technical foul after officials called Lyons for traveling with 4:37 remaining, and Jordan Adams made two free throws to tie the game at 56. UCLA won it on Kyle Andersons follow with 22 seconds lef...
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Arizona coach Sean Miller was reprimanded by the the Pac-12 on Sunday and fined 25,000 for two postgame incidents after UA's loss to UCLA in Saturday's Pac-12 tournament semifinals.
The incidents were both related to a travel call on Wildcats point guard Mark Lyons late in the second half that Miller contested should not have been whistled because he believed a Bruins player...
TUCSON, Ariz. Yes, Arizona coach Sean Miller said, he does believe in momentum as a coach. And yes, despite Arizona not reaching the Pac-12 tournament title game over the weekend, he believes his team has it heading into the NCAA tournament.
The numbers may say otherwise, but Miller has reason to be optimistic, in part because the Wildcats' recent play has looked a lot better...
He DID touch the ball.
Tonight in the Pac-12 Tournament, the Arizona Wildcats lost to UCLA in a tough one, 66-64 — and Wildcat head coach Sean Miller is not happy with the refs about it.
Miller isn’t whining that the refs were bad all game or that his team came up with the short end of the stick in general — no, he’s upset with a technical that was called on him near the...
The Pac-12 Conference fined Arizona coach Sean Miller $25,000 on Sunday for his actions following the 18th-ranked Wildcats' loss to UCLA in the semifinals of the conference tournament.
The Pac-12 said Miller was fined for confronting a game official on the floor and for acting inappropriately toward a staff member in the hallway.
''Even in tense and trying moments following...
Sean Miller said the magic words.
Those magic words are, apparently, “he touched the ball,” a phrase loaded with sarcasm and innuendo. Only, it isn’t.
Miller, the coach of Arizona’s men’s basketball team, repeated that innocent message to the officials several times late in the second half of the Pac-12 semifinals on Friday. Those four words earned Miller a technical foul...