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Sun Devils have 'best first day' of Graham's 3 years

Arizona State football coach Todd Graham said Friday morning's first practice of fall camp for veterans was the "best first day" in his three seasons in Tempe. "That's the best first day that we've had in any fall camp since I've been here," Graham said. "We had the best effort, the best focus; a very, very exciting first day. We couldn'...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Arizona State Won’t Allow Kegs or Beer Bongs at Tailgating Parties

Arizona State University is one of our favorite party schools–but its ranking just dropped now that the school is forbidding fans from bringing beer kegs...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Arizona State Players Post Pictures Of The People Who Inspire Them In Their Lockers

We’ve seen many teams unveil new locker rooms this week. The lockers at Arizona State aren’t new, but they feature what is maybe our favorite little touch that we’ve seen. Like many programs, the Sun Devils focus heavily on “family” as a theme. In order to really bring that to the forefront, Arizona State has a space in each locker for a picture of the person who inspires...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Oregon favored to win Pac-12 in preseason media poll

The Pac-12 released the results of its annual preseason media poll Wednesday morning, with defending South champion Arizona State coming in third in the division and Arizona one spot behind. As expected, voters picked UCLA to win the South and Oregon to win the North. Of 39 participating votes, 24 predicted Oregon to win the Pac-12 Football Championship Game and 13 picked UCLA. Stanford...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona State has best offensive trio in Pac-12, according to

(AP Photo)   According to a list on the best offensive trios in each major college football conference from, ASU’s Taylor Kelly, D.J. Foster and Jaelen Strong reign supreme in the Pac-12 conference. Kelly has been one of the most underrated quarterbacks in the country for the past two seasons, but led his team to an 8-5 record in his 2012 sophomore season and led the Sun...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
10 days ago  |  Discuss

ASU's Kelly, Strong building connections on and off field

Arizona State quarterback Taylor Kelly and first-year receiver Jaelen Strong developed last season into one of the Pac-12's most dangerous offensive duos. They made highlight-reel plays and took ASU's high-powered offense to new heights. This year, expectations are even higher. They are another year older, wiser and more familiar with one another, and the offense is expected...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Dupree, January selected as All-Star reserves

Mercury forward Candice Dupree and former Arizona State guard Briann January were among 12 reserves selected for Saturday's WNBA All-Star Game at US Airways Center. Dupree, who is averaging 15.2 points and 6.9 rebounds per game for the first place Mercury, joins two of her Phoenix teammates -- starting center Brittney Griner and starting guard Diana Taurasi -- on the Western...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
16 days ago  |  Discuss

ASU football still waiting for newcomers to be cleared

In February, coach Todd Graham signed Arizona State's first top-25 recruiting class in six years, but with just more than two weeks before the start of preseason camp, the Sun Devils still are waiting for the last members to join them. Freshman linebacker Ismael Murphy-Richardson, freshman running back Demario Richard, junior-college running back De'Chavon Hayes and junior...
Via Pro Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Gonzalez earns spot on Lou Groza Award watch list

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State kicker Zane Gonzalez has been named to the 2014 Lou Groza Collegiate Placekicker Award watch list, the Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced Wednesday. Gonzalez, a 2013 Groza Award semifinalist, led the nation and tied the NCAA freshman record with 25 field goals this past season en route to First Team All-Pac-12 honors and freshman All-America...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
23 days ago  |  Discuss

ASU places 3 on annual award watch lists

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Three Arizona State football players were named to watch lists for the annual Maxwell and Paul Hornung awards. Junior running back D.J. Foster earned a spot on both award watch lists, while senior quarterback Taylor Kelly and junior wide receiver Jaelen Strong were selected to the Maxwell Award watch list. The Sun Devils' three representatives on the 76-player...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
25 days ago  |  Discuss

San Jose tight end Tommy Hudson commits to Arizona State

During a recent unofficial visit to Arizona State, Tommy Hudson sat with tight ends coach Chip Long and watched video. "I watched about 60 plays of how they used their tight ends in the red zone, in the middle of the field, blocking, routes, just all the ways they use their tight ends," Hudson said. For Hudson, that made an impression. Tuesday, the San Jose (Calif.) Archbishop...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Tweets At Arizona State, Asks If The “Sun Devils” Are Rooting For Belgium’s “Red Devils”

Sports fans with all different rooting interests have banded together to support the USMNT in the World Cup, but there is still room for a barb or two between rivals, especially when it comes to Twitter. With less than an hour before the U.S. begins its knockout round match with Belgium, Arizona Athletics tweeted at Arizona State Athletics to make sure the Sun Devils weren’t pulling...
Via College Spun
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Gilbert offensive lineman Steven Miller commits to ASU

It was a big day for Arizona State's future offensive line Monday with two of the best tackles committing to Arizona State. Gilbert senior Steven Miller, rated 11th on azcentral sports' top 150 football prospects for 2015 class, chose ASU over Washington, while Gilbert Williams Field tackle Cade Cote, rated 19th by azcentral sports, passed on Oregon to be a Sun Devil. Both...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

ASU gives Graham $300K raise, extends contract through June 2019

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State and football coach Todd Graham have agreed to a one-year contract extension through June 30, 2019, according to Arizona Board of Regents Documents. The new extension, which requires approval by the Regents on June 6, will amend Graham's contract to raise his annual salary from $2.4 million to $2.7 million on July 1. Additionally, Graham's contract...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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