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2015 NFL Draft: A Scout's Eye View, Jaelen Strong WR Arizona St.

Jaelen Strong WR Arizona State (RJr)Measurables: 6'3 215 32.5" arms 9" handsCombine Results: 4.44 40 yard dash, 42" vertical jump, 123" broad jumpScouting Notes: Has an imposing, impressively powerful build for a wide receiver, unique for the position in that his frame is more reminiscent of a smaller linebacker or a taller running back, has good length and a muscular, well proportioned...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bowman returns to college ranks as Arizona State swim coach

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) Bob Bowman, the longtime coach of 18-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps, is taking charge of Arizona State's men's and women's swimming programs. He returns to the college ranks for the first time since 2008, when he guided Michigan's swimming teams. He then returned to North Baltimore Aquatic Club after coaching Phelps to a record eight gold medals at the...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Shannon Evans set to transfer to Arizona State

The Pac-12 is expected to be wide open this upcoming season and that is motivating Arizona State to make program changing moves this offseason. According to CBS Sports, the Sun Devils landed an important transfer on Friday as former Buffalo guard Shannon Evans has decided to take his talents to Tempe. Evans, who must sit out next season before having two years of eligibility remaining...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Longtime Michael Phelps trainer Bob Bowman hired as Arizona State swim coach

  Bob Bowman, the longtime trainer of 18-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps, has been hired as Arizona State's swim coach for the men's and women's programs. Sun Devils athletic director Ray Anderson made the announcement Friday. Bowman replaces Dorsey Tierney-Walker, who was fired March 31 after six seasons. Bowman is a six-time USA Swimming Coach of the Year, including...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona State hires Bob Bowman as men's, women's swim coach

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) Bob Bowman, the longtime trainer of 18-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps, has been hired as Arizona State's swim coach for the men's and women's programs. Sun Devils athletic director Ray Anderson made the announcement Friday. Bowman replaces Dorsey Tierney-Walker, who was fired March 31 after six seasons. Bowman is a six-time USA Swimming Coach of the...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona State Head Coach: Scheduling Four Easy Wins is Un-American

Arizona State head football coach Todd Graham is making headlines after claiming the scheduling of cupcake teams is “un-American.” We need to consider what the fans want,” Graham said, via “Fans don’t want to see you schedule four easy wins, then get two conference wins to get into a bowl game. That’s un-American. Maybe Graham is alluding to the fact that...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

ASU’s Todd Graham: Scheduling cupcakes is un-American

Arizona State Sun Devils head coach Todd Graham notices what everyone who watches college football does as well: too many teams are scheduling cupcake non-conference opponents because they want to pad their record. That is understandable, with only four teams reaching the College Football Playoff, but it also brings down the quality of the product that fans get to see on Saturday’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

5-Star Forward Thon Maker Teases Kentucky, Indiana Decision With Jersey Photo

There aren’t too many uncommitted basketball recruits in the 2015 class, but one of the best prospects still on the market is five-star forward Thon Maker. It’s been reported that the enigmatic big man is down to four schools — Kentucky, Kansas, Indiana and Arizona State –and he teased a possible decision between two of those programs on his Facebook account today.   ...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

ASU WR Jaelen Strong Likely Needs Wrist Surgery, Will Get Rechecked This Weekend

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Arizona State WR Jaelen Strong has a fractured bone in his wrist that will likely require surgery at some point. Rapoport adds that Strong is one of the players headed for combine rechecks this weekend. Strong is among the players that have received an invitation to this year’s draft in Chicago ... The post ASU WR Jaelen Strong Likely Needs...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

UMass Lowell hockey to host Arizona State University next season

Arizona State University heads to Lowell next season. (Photo/Arizona)In their first NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey season, Arizona State University will be making the trip up to New England to face the UMass Lowell River Hawks and Merrimack College Warriors. UMass Lowell will host the Sun Devils for a pair of games before Arizona State heads to North Andover, Mass. to face the...
Via Mill City Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Hurley quickly becomes popular hire at Arizona State

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) The theater inside Arizona State's athletic complex was packed, television cameras everywhere. Even football coach Todd Graham and his staff showed up. Bobby Hurley can draw a crowd. Arizona State wanted to make a splash with its next basketball coach, and so far it's done just that. ''Our charge was to go out and find the best and the right fit for this program...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

ASU coaching hunt ends with Bobby Hurley hiring

Well, maybe the Sun Devils weren’t in as dire of a search for a new head coach as we thought they were. ASU has hired Bobby Hurley as their new coach, per an ESPN report. The hirinng comes just a day after it was revealed that Duke assistant coach Jeff Capel had backed out as front-runner for the coaching vacancy. It is, in fact, a positive pick up for the Sun Devils, as Hurley...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bobby Hurley Is The New Head Coach At Arizona State

Arizona State was unable to land one former Duke point guard in current Blue Devil assistant Jeff Capel, but it looks like the Sun Devils have secured another Duke floor general.. Bobby Hurley will be the next coach at ASU, according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. Bobby Hurley is the new coach at Arizona State, multiple industry sources told ESPN. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) April...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Arizona State Recruit Tweets Picture With New Anthracite And Copper Sun Devils Helmet

Arizona State has had some of the boldest new uniform looks over the last few seasons, and the Sun Devils may be sporting another new helmet in 2015. Recruit Chacho Ulloa posted a picture from a visit to Tempe, in which a new anthracite and copper helmet can be seen. Great day at ASU  #ForksUp — Chacho Ulloa (@_Chacho13_) April 1, 2015 Here is a...
Via College Spun
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Romero, FSU Slips Past Sun Devils in Sweet 16

Saturday March 28, 2015Courtesy of TheACC.comLINK: NOTRE DAME AND FLORIDA STATE MARCH ON Irish handle Stanford, Florida State hangs on against Arizona State, UNC falls in last seconds to South Carolina Romero’s 21 Guides Seminoles to Elite Eight GREENSBORO, N.C. – At about 12:15 a.m., Sue Semrau ran into the Florida State locker room and yelled, “It’s past my bedtime!”...
Via Noled Out
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Preview: Seminoles Face Arizona State in Sweet 16

Florida State enters Friday’s match-up after an impressive win over Florida Gulf Coast in the Tucker Center. The Seminoles dominated in almost every facet of the game and took down a top 20 team by denying its strengths and figuring out the perfect game plan to beat them. Arizona State comes in with basically the opposite story: The Sun Devils rallied from a 16-point deficit versus...
Via Noled Out
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Odell Beckham Jr. Hooping it Up at Arizona State

What would you do if you were playing some basketball at school (if you are in college) and Odell Beckham Jr. walks in and wants in? Silly question, right? You fight tooth and nail to get the man on your team of course! With his athleticism chances are pretty high he is an awesome basketball player as well as football player.Heck, we already know he can dunk.via TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona State Fires Herb Sendek, Offers Job To Jeff Capel

Arizona State has fired Herb Sendek and made an offer to Jeff Capel. Capel is a former head coach at VCU and Oklahoma currently serving as an assistant coach at Duke. "They have interest," a source told's Myron Medcalf. "They've told [Capel] it's his if he wants it." Sendek went 159-137 in his nine seasons at Arizona State. He had a short meeting with athletic director...
Via RealGM
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Scout Reporting Arizona State Has Contacted Jeff Capel About Vacant Head Coaching Job

Tuesday morning, Arizona State head basketball coach Herb Sendek was fired after nine seasons at the helm, just two of which resulted in NCAA Tournament appearances. It looks like the Sun Devils are already targeting Sendek’s replacement.’s Evan Daniels is reporting that ASU is looking at Duke assistant coach Jeff Capel and has already contacted him regarding the position...
Via College Spun
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

USC rallies to upset Arizona State; UCLA up next for Trojans

LAS VEGAS -- Elijah Stewart scored 27 points and hit two free throws with 3.4 seconds left after a big block by Nikola Jovanovic, helping Southern California rally for a 67-64 win over Arizona State in the Pac-12 tournament on Wednesday. No. 5 seed Arizona State (17-15) was in control most of the way before USC rallied in the final five minutes to set up a frenetic finish. The 12th...
Via AP on Fox
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Arizona State Fans Wearing Animal Heads and Twerking During Opponents Free Throws

Part of the fun of being in college is acting like a total idiot and having no one think lesser of you. You are in college. Sometimes you are supposed to be an idiot--like when you are at a basketball game and the opponent is trying to make a free throw. As a fan of the home team you should do whatever you can to distract the opposition from making his shot.If that means dressing...
Via FatManWriting
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Arizona State Fans Rush Court After Sun Devils Knock Off Arizona

The Arizona State Sun Devils probably won’t reach the NCAA Tournament this season, but they still accomplished one major feat in 2015 – beating rival Arizona. ASU, behind a balanced attack that saw four players score in double figures, knocked off the No. 6 Wildcats 81-78 at home. Sun Devils fans rushed court in euphoria after beating their in-state rival. Stay safe out there...
Via College Spun
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

ASU guard Kodi Justice out for the year

TEMPE -- Arizona State freshman guard Kodi Justice suffered a fractured navicular bone in his left foot Saturday and will miss the rest of the season. Justice was injured moments after he entered the game in the first half of an 89-70 loss at Stanford. While he returned later in the half, he did not play in the second half. An MRI disclosed the injury Monday. "I planted on my left...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Vine: Arizona State’s Thunder Dunk

Arizona State picked up its first Pac-12 win of the season on Saturday against Colorado. The visual highlight? Shaquielle McKissic’s authoritative dunk against the Buffaloes: Here is that @ShaqInTheBox poster dunk for @SunDevilHoops in the second half — House of Sparky (@HouseOfSparky) January 17, 2015
Via The Student Section
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Badgers Hockey adding Arizona State to 2015-16 schedule

Arizona State is joining the ranks of D1 Hockey next season, and it appears the Badgers hockey team is going to carpe diem an opportunity to add them to the schedule, per Andy Baggot of the Wisconsin State Journal. #Badgers will host newest Division I entry Arizona State in Halloween weekend series in 2015-16. — Andy Baggot (@AndyBaggotWSJ) January 6, 2015 The expectation for...
Via Madtown Badgers
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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