Posted March 23, 2013 on
Arizona went into Saturday's game making sure it was not taking Harvard lightly. Read on to see how that contributed to the win, who Mark Lyons credits for his performance, and more.
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TUCSON, Ariz. Arizona freshman Grant Jerrett should be able to play Thursday against Ohio State in the NCAA tournament.
School officials issued a statement Sunday afternoon stating that X-rays taken on Jerrett's right elbow were negative. Jerrett, a 6-foot-10 forward, injured the elbow in the first half in
Arizonas win over Harvard on Saturday, falling to the court on the play...
SALT LAKE CITY Mark Lyons wears No. 2 on his uniform because that was his age when he lost his father. When he was 12, his aunt was murdered in the home Lyons and his mother shared in Schenectady, N.Y.
His mother, a hospital worker, began every day at 6 a.m. and made sure her sons did the same. Lyons gets his work ethic from his mom and his toughness from experiences better left...
It appears as though we have another nominee for GIF of the NCAA Tournament. After the Arizona Wildcats finished thumping the Harvard Crimson, this Wildcats band member had a one-man dance show. Clearly he’s been practicing.
Arizona put an emphatic end to Harvard's March Madness success story Saturday with a 74-51 win over the Crimson.
Mark Lyons matched his career high with 27 points to lead the sixth-seeded Wildcats (27-7). Arizona sprinted to a 30-9 lead, as the Crimson (20-10) missed 20 of its first 22 shots.
Lyons led Arizona to the program's 15th appearance in the Sweet 16. The Wildcats...
Pressure is simply part of the package at Arizona.
How the Wildcats handle it when March rolls around makes the difference between the good seasons and the great ones.
They're off to a fine start this year. Mark Lyons matched a career high with 27 points to lead the sixth-seeded Wildcats to a 74-51 victory over 14th-seeded Harvard on Saturday, a win that defined the not-so...
Mark Lyons scored 23 points and the sixth-seeded Arizona Wildcats rolled past No. 11 seed Belmont 81-64 Thursday night in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
The Wildcats (26-7) used their huge size advantage to shut down the Bruins (26-7), who are 0-6 in tourney games.
Arizona held a 44-18 edge on the boards, outscored Belmont 36-18 in the paint, blocked five shots and outshot...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- For Arizona, it's on to Los Angeles.
And for Harvard -- well, it's time to head back to class.
Clearly unfazed by their Ivy League opponent's plucky brand of Smartball, the Wildcats showed how a real basketball school does it Saturday. Mark Lyons matched his career high with 27 points in Arizona's wire-to-wire 74-51 blowout of the Crimson...