TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) Jim LaRue, who coached Arizona's football team for eight years including an 8-1-1 season in 1961, has died. He was 89.
The university announced LaRue's death Monday.
The Arizona Daily Star reported LaRue died Sunday night at an assisted living facility. A cause of death wasn't immediately available.
LaRue coached the Wildcats from 1959 to 1966 and had a 41-37...
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6′-10″ big man Ivan Rabb has been a busy man lately. He narrowed his college list to just two contenders, the Arizona Wildcats and California Golden Bears, won a state championship, and will be competing in the McDonald’s All American game on Wednesday. The hometown Golden Bears were the subject of plenty of buzz as many ...
Number 1 seed Wisconsin badgers defeat number 2 seed Arizona Wildcats by score of 85 – 78. This is the second straight year the badgers defeated Arizona to move on to the final four matchup. Competitive play was the story in the first half but Wisconsin’s shooting became too much for the wildcats to handle. […]
The heartbreak experienced by the 67 teams whose seasons will eventually come to an end during the NCAA Tournament is part of what makes the event so captivating.
Everyone watching tonight’s Wisconsin-Arizona Elite Eight game witnessed said heartbreak in its highest form.
As Wildcats’ senior point guard T.J. McConnell exited the floor at Staples Center in Los Angeles, there...
Sam Dekker calls Frank Kaminsky out for this ridiculous flop against the Arizona Wildcats.
A Tucson rapper that calls himself ““MC Yo Wassup” just created the club banger of March Madness 2015. We’re exaggerating just a tad, but we have to give this guy props for taking his passion for the Arizona Wildcats basketball team and creating this more-than-likely-non-intentional-hilarious rap video. We’re not sure if Mr. Wassup (who happens to [&hellip
As the tournament rolls on, more and more teams are dropping like flies across the country. We’ve already had a #1 seed knocked out of the tournament, and two #2 seeds have bit the dust as well, only two rounds in to this thing. But, there are teams that are certainly appearing to separate themselves […]
Xavier held off mid-major darling Georgia State on Saturday to advance to the Sweet 16 with a 75-67 victory.
In the West Region semifinals, the Musketeers will meet the Arizona Wildcats, coached by former Xavier coach Sean Miller.
Chris Mack called Sean Miller one of his “best friends in the business.” (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Miller coached the Musketeers from...
Saturday, the Arizona Wildcats overcame a sluggish start to pull away from Ohio State late and book a spot in this year’s Sweet 16. The Xavier Musketeers, one of the least-talked-about teams in the field, did away with March Madness darling Georgia State to set a date with the Wildcats. Arizona is going to be favored by a large margin in this one, but that doesn’t...
Before Ohio State’s NCAA Tournament Third Round game against Arizona, Buckeyes’ star guard D’Angelo Russell was asked about the defenders he’s faced this year.
“Who’s the best defender you’ve faced this season?” the reporter asked. “Nobody,” Russell replied.
The question was asked because of the team Russell was about to face, a team that has a couple of...
On to the top 32. On Saturday at 5:15 PM ET, the NCAA West Region proceeds, as far as we’re concerned, with the #10 seed Ohio State Buckeyes (24-10) facing off against the 5th ranked and #2 seed Arizona Wildcats (32-3). Ohio State earned this match-up in an overtime thriller against VCU 75-72. Arizona easily handled Texas Southern 93-72 on Thursday afternoon.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had 23 points, 16 in the first half, along with 10 rebounds and the second-seeded Arizona Wildcats overwhelmed No.
The Arizona Wildcats, the two seed in the West Region, are one of the non-Kentucky favorites to win the NCAA Tournament. How is star forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson celebrating? By taking part in a very bizarre “poetry slam” with Wildcats’ graduate manager Joseph Blair.
Luckily for Arizona fans, and unfortunately for those rooting for other teams in the West, Hollis-Jefferson...
Will the Wildcats put another banner in the McKale Center in 2015?
The Arizona Wildcats were one of the top teams in the country during the 2014-15 season, winning the PAC-12 regular season and conference tournament titles and finishing with an overall record of 31-3. The ‘Cats had a strong case to be a No. 1 seed in this year’s NCAA Tournament, but instead were slotted as a...
Betting odds for the Arizona Wildcats vs. Utah Utes.
If you live in one of the areas of the country that has been under siege by winter weather of late, do you have a friend that vacationed to a vacation paradise and posted pictures of the sunset, beaches, and water while you were busy shoveling your driveway so you could get to work? If you don't, the Arizona Wildcats football team can now be that friend.The team is not on vacation...
This site is dedicated to college basketball and college football but when a play like this happens, we have to show it to you.
Check out the Arizona Wildcats Kevin Newman stealing home in the bottom of the 9th inning of a tie game….to win the game for the Wildcats!
It's not everyday that you see a walk-off steal in baseball but that's just what @AZATHLETICS’s Kevin Newman...
Check out this epic fail from Arizona Wildcats forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson. I think the ball boy might be out of a job after his lack of floor cleaning leading to this “dunk” attempt”….
ICYMI: Arizona's Rondae Hollis-Jefferson goes for the dunk, slips…and likely lands on the #SCNotTop10. VIDEO: http://t.co/Sus4yXwyVU
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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona Wildcats coach Rich Rodriguez and his staff worked early, securing about 80 percent of their recruiting class before the season started.
So, any real benefits from their big season -- the win at Oregon, beating Arizona State, the Pac-12 South title, the Fiesta Bowl appearance -- will have to show up in the 2016 class.
As of Tuesday afternoon, Arizona's recruiting...
Chantel Jennings of ESPN.com tells the story of Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, the Arizona Wildcats defensive specialist who forged his game playing against older competitors on the Seventh Street blacktop courts in the
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The Arizona Wildcats women's basketball team didn't receive any votes in the Associated Press Poll on Jan. 5. Jump ahead one week to the AP rankings released Monday and they've garnered 10 points, but here's the problem with that.
Between those two polls, the Wildcats lost three games by an average of 25 points.
It's easy to see what's happening here. Somebody or somebodies got Arizona...