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If not in top three, Sixers need to draft Stanley Johnson

Last night, Arizona Wildcats freshman forward Stanley Johnson declared for the 2015 NBA Draft. There was a lot speculation going around that Johnson might return for his sophomore year as he did not finish on a winning note, losing to the Wisconsin Badgers in the Elite Eight. With Johnson now officially in the draft, he will most likely be a lottery pick. On the other hand, the Philadelphia...
Via Total Sports Live
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanley Johnson posts letter thanking Arizona fans

Stanley Johnson is clearly one hoops star that won’t forget his roots. Following the freshman forwards declaration for the 2015 NBA Draft, he posted a touching message on his Instagram that thanks the fans at UA for all of their support. It reads:  “The hardest decision in my life but I’m blessed to have made the decision to enter the 2015 NBA DRAFT. To the fans of @uaplayersprogram...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kaleb Tarczewski to return to Arizona for his final season in college

Sean Miller and Arizona lost their most talented player on Thursday night but received some good news on Friday. Seven-foot center Kaleb Tarczewski told ESPN that he has decided to return to Tucson for his senior season unlike his former teammates Stanley Johnson, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Brandon Ashley. Tarczewski averaged 9.3 points per game, 5.2 rebounds and shot 57 percent...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanley Johnson involved in car accident after declaring

Stanley Johnson’s night went from excitement to fear as the former Arizona Wildcats small forward was in a car accident right after announcing his decision to declare for the NBA Draft. The good news is that the future first round pick is going to be OK, according to Twitter. Here is a picture of Johnson's car at the scene of the crash. (Photo credit: @JBTheJet) @WildcatSports...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Johnson becomes third Arizona player to declare early

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) Arizona forward Stanley Johnson is leaving Arizona after one season to declare for the NBA draft. The athletic 6-foot-7 Johnson was one of the nation's top incoming freshmen and lived up to the billing, leading the Wildcats with 13.8 points per game and averaging 6.5 rebounds. He was named the Pac-12 freshman of the year and helped lead Arizona to the Elite Eight...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanley Johnson declares for 2015 NBA Draft

It comes a surprise to no one, but Arizona Wildcats small forward Stanley Johnson has officially declared for the 2015 NBA Draft. Johnson announced his decision on Thursday night. Johnson led the Wildcats with 13.8 points per game this season. Johnson added 6.5 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.5 steals per contest. The freshman from Fullerton, Calif. capped off his season — which saw...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanley Johnson to announce his decision at 8 pm ET

With the deadline to file NBA Draft paperwork coming up on April 26th, underclassmen must finish up their discussions within the next couple of days. Arizona freshman forward Stanley Johnson, a projected top 10 pick according to Draft Express, is expected to declare for the NBA tonight. The reports suggesting Johnson will go pro surfaced on social media. Arizona will hold an 8 PM...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Centerpiece: Cal lands Ivan Rabb over Arizona

6′-9″ post player Ivan Rabb of Bishop O’Dowd (CA) will play college basketball close to home, as the nation’s No. 9 prospect nationally picked his local California Golden Bears over the Arizona Wildcats on Monday night. Rabb immediately provides a centerpiece to Cal’s 2015-2016 team, and will start from day one on the interior. Assuming Cal’s guard ...
Via Hoopniks
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Unveiled Its 2015 Football Poster Ahead Of Tonight’s Spring Game

The Arizona Wildcats football team has its spring game tonight, and the program has unveiled this season’s team poster just in time for the event. Fans in the area will have a chance to grab it at the game tonight. It’s now time to reveal the 2015 @ArizonaFBall schedule poster. Available for free at tonight’s spring game! pic.twitter.com/FXOFx6Lasd — Arizona Athletics (...
Via College Spun
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Kaleb Tarczewski Remaining At Arizona For Senior Season

Kaleb Tarczewski has decided to remain at Arizona for his senior season. Tarczewski averaged 9.3 points and 5.2 rebounds in 26.0 minutes per game as a junior. Tarczewski is the 18th ranked junior by Draft Express.
Via RealGM
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Arizona’s Kaleb Tarczewski Will Return For His Senior Season

In the last few days, Arizona’s Brandon Ashley and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson have declared for the NBA Draft. While not unexpected, Wildcat fans had to be a bit concerned about the state of next year’s team, but today they have received some good news. Center Kaleb Tarczewski will return for his senior year. PGU Sources: Kaleb Tarczewski to return for his senior season — Point...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona’s Brandon Ashley Announces He’s Headed To NBA With Heartfelt Tweets

Arizona junior forward Brandon Ashley officially declared for the NBA Draft moments ago on Twitter. Ashley made his announcement and simultaneously thanked the Arizona program and its fan base in a series of heartfelt tweets.  After giving it much thought and talking with my mother and coaches I have decided to enter the NBA draft. I am very proud of my time at… — Brandon Ashley...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Arizona Football Releases 13-Minute “Building A Legacy” Montage Of 2014 Season

The 2014 college football season was a good one for the Arizona Wildcats.  Rich Rodriguez’s program went 10-4, notching wins against Oregon, Arizona State and Utah, among others. The Wildcats have some momentum heading into 2015. Arizona is very much a program on the rise in the Pac-12.  Monday afternoon, Arizona’s video team released a cool “Building A Legacy” video, capturing...
Via College Spun
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Standout center Ivan Rabb expected to pop soon

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 ...
Via Hoopniks
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Not Even Sam Dekker Is Falling For Frank Kaminsky’s Flops

Sam Dekker calls Frank Kaminsky out for this ridiculous flop against the Arizona Wildcats.
Via Gamedayr
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Xavier advances to Sweet 16, will face former coach Sean Miller

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...
Via The Catch and Shoot
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

The Top 5 Reasons Arizona Could Win The 2015 NCAA Tournament

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...
Via College Spun
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona women come up short vs. Colorado

TUCSON, Ariz. -- The Arizona Wildcats women's basketball team was tied with Colorado at halftime, but the Buffaloes pulled away to win 66-51 at McKale Center on Friday night. Sophomore forward Breanna Workman scored 10 points, shooting 3 of 3 from the field, and grabbed a team-best seven rebounds in 25 minutes for Arizona. Junior guard Keyahndra Cannon scored 10 points off the bench...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Arizona DL Scooby Wright With the Warm Weather Play of the Day

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...
Via FatManWriting
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Arizona steals home for walk-off win over Rice

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! Wow! It's not everyday that you see a walk-off steal in baseball but that's just what @AZATHLETICS’s Kevin Newman...
Via The Student Section
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Rondae Hollis-Jefferson went for a dunk but instead crashed and burned

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 — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 14, 2015...
Via The Student Section
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona football recruiting: Previewing 2015 Signing Day

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...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona's Rondae Hollis-Jefferson Finding Ways to Win

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
Via Stack
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

AP women's basketball poll gets ASU, Arizona confused

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...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
January 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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