No. 9 Arizona rides high into Washington St. game

No. 9 Arizona rides high into Washington St. game

Since its debacle in the Bahamas more than two months ago, Arizona has turned into one of the best teams in the country by winning 15 of 16 games. It went from No. 2 in the polls to out of the polls — after three consecutive losses in the Bahamas — to back in the […]

No. 14 Arizona working on defense vs. California

No. 14 Arizona working on defense vs. California

For the last couple of weeks — maybe for the rest of the season — Arizona coach Sean Miller will say “this is an important week” given what is at stake for the Wildcats, now that they sit in a tie with Stanford atop the Pac-12 Conference standings. And, as it has slowly has crept […]

No. 17 Arizona upends No. 3 Arizona State

No. 17 Arizona upends No. 3 Arizona State

TUCSON, Ariz. — Freshman Deandre Ayton had his 10th double-double to help No. 17 Arizona defeat No. 3 Arizona State 84-78 in McKale Center on Saturday night in the teams’ Pac-12 Conference opener. Ayton finished with 23 points and 19 rebounds to give the Sun Devils their first loss of the season. Arizona State (12-1) […]

Final Four hopeful reportedly going to have its most important player back soon

Final Four hopeful reportedly going to have its most important player back soon

Arizona Wildcats guard Rawle Alkins has reportedly been cleared for full contact, according to multiple reports. Good news for Arizona. Rawle Alkins has been cleared for full contact according to reports. #ArizonaWildcats — Tony Patelis (@CollegeHoopNews) December 4, 2017 Alkins is recovering from a broken foot that was suffered back in September. He was initially […]

Arizona falls out of Top 25 poll after 3 stunning losses

Arizona falls out of Top 25 poll after 3 stunning losses

Arizona, which lost three consecutive games last week, went from No. 2 in the AP Top 25 to unranked, a stunning fall that ended the Wildcats’ run of 100 consecutive poll appearances, which had been the second-longest streak in the country. Duke, which won its eight-team bracket at the Phil Knight 80 Invitational in Portland, […]

Hudson Catholic star guard Jahvon Quinerly commits to Arizona

Hudson Catholic star guard Jahvon Quinerly commits to Arizona

In the span of less than 12 hours on Tuesday, Hudson Catholic star guard Jahvon Quinerly went from one of the highly touted recruits in the country to an Arizona Wildcat. News broke on Tuesday morning that Quinerly had cut his list of schools to Arizona and Villanova, and that he would be announcing his […]

Arizona president on Miller to Ohio State rumors: ‘Over my dead body’

Arizona president on Miller to Ohio State rumors: ‘Over my dead body’

Immediately after Thad Matta was pushed out as Ohio State’s head basketball coach, the speculation turned to possible replacements, including the Buckeyes may try to lure away Sean Miller from Arizona. However, University of Arizona president Dr. Robert Robbins, less than a week on the job, said that would happen “over my dead body.” “The […]

Shaq’s son commits to Arizona for 2018

Shaq’s son commits to Arizona for 2018

Power forward Shareef O’Neal, the son of NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal, committed to Arizona on Wednesday for 2018. O’Neal’s AAU team, California Supreme made the announcement of his verbal commitment via Twitter. The five-star junior recruit from Crossroads School in Santa Monica, Calif., is ranked No. 19 in the ESPN 60 for the class of […]

No. 16 Arizona uses limited manpower to top Texas Southern

No. 16 Arizona uses limited manpower to top Texas Southern

Freshman forward Lauri Markkanen scored 19 points to lead 16th-ranked Arizona to an 85-63 victory over Texas Southern on Wednesday night, but the Wildcats were down to seven available scholarship players for much of game in Tucson, Ariz. Markkanen, who scored 11 points in the first nine minutes to fuel Arizona’s fast start, made 5 […]