Posted November 16, 2012 on
Solomon Hill, Brandon Ashley, and Kaleb Tarczewski talked to the media after defeating UTEP on Thursday. View the video for their thoughts on why Arizona won, their individual play, and more.
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TUCSON, Ariz. It might be a common theme early in the basketball season: Arizona will climb Hill and enjoy the ride.
On Thursday night against I-10 rivals, Texas El Paso, it took awhile for Solomon Hill to get going, but when he did he was pretty good. And so went No. 12 Arizona, now 2-0 in the early season, after its cruise-control 72-51 victory at McKale Center.
But Hill admitted...
Arizona is significantly taller this season with newcomers Brandon Ashley, Grant Jerrett, Kaleb Tarczewski and Angelo Chol raning from 6'8 to 7'0.
Arizona coach Sean Miller has signed the first two players of his 2012 recruiting class.
The school announced that forward Rondae Jefferson of Chester High School in Pennsylvania and guard Elliott Pitts of De LaSalle High School in Dublin, Calif., have signed national letters of intent.
Jefferson is a 6-foot-7 small forward who helped lead Chester to 58 straight wins, including...
TUCSON, Ariz. This was to have been a season to remember for Dan Buckner, Arizonas senior wide receiver who has a wide smile and vice-grip hands.
Then again, who is to say it hasnt been?
Hes been sound and solid all year, just a bit under-the-radar as sophomore teammate Austin Hill has stepped up as Arizona's big-play receiver this season.
Overshadowed? He shouldnt be, Arizona...
Mark Lyons scored 17 points, Solomon Hill added 10 and No. 12 Arizona overcame some sloppy ball-handling to beat Texas-El Paso 72-51 Thursday night.
After taking care of the ball in its opener, Arizona (2-0) had some careless moments against UTEP, turning it over 19 times. The Wildcats also fouled a little too much, particularly in the second half, which let the Miners keep it close...