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  • UA Wildcats fall to Baylor, Game 3 Sunday

    UA Wildcats fall to Baylor, Game 3 Sunday

    Sunday, May 28 2017 12:20 AM EDT2017-05-28 04:20:08 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats softball team fell to Baylor tonight by a score of 6-4.

    The Arizona Wildcats softball team fell to Baylor tonight by a score of 6-4.

  • Harper walks-off Game 1 for Arizona

    Harper walks-off Game 1 for Arizona

    Saturday, May 27 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-05-27 14:00:21 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz.— Jessie Harper snapped a streak of 13 at bats without a hit by singling in the final score to give Arizona a 3-2 victory over Baylor in game one of  the best-of-three Super Regional of the NCAA Softball Championships.

    TUCSON, Ariz.— Jessie Harper snapped a streak of 13 at bats without a hit by singling in the final score to give Arizona a 3-2 victory over Baylor in game one of  the best-of-three Super Regional of the NCAA Softball Championships.

  • Arizona readies for Baylor in Super Regional

    Arizona readies for Baylor in Super Regional

    Friday, May 26 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-05-26 12:00:27 GMT

    Two wins, and you're in. It's that simple for second-seeded Arizona (51-7) and 15th-seeded Baylor (46-12), who square off in a three-game series for a trip to the Women's College World Series this weekend at Hillenbrand Stadium.

    Two wins, and you're in. It's that simple for second-seeded Arizona (51-7) and 15th-seeded Baylor (46-12), who square off in a three-game series for a trip to the Women's College World Series this weekend at Hillenbrand Stadium.

  • Arizona softball team talks about taking on Baylor in NCAA Super Regionals

    Arizona softball team talks about taking on Baylor in NCAA Super Regionals

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-05-24 21:40:10 GMT

    It's now official! ESPN has announced Arizona's game against Baylor in the NCAA Super Regionals will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday. TO HEAR FROM THE ARIZONA WILDCATS, PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE. Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  The dates and times for the NCAA Tucson Super Regional between second-seeded Arizona and 15th-seeded Baylor have been announced. The Wildcats and Bears will square off in a best of three series at Hillenbrand Stadium this weekend. Dates, times and TV inf...

    It's now official! ESPN has announced Arizona's game against Baylor in the NCAA Super Regionals will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday. TO HEAR FROM THE ARIZONA WILDCATS, PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE. Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  The dates and times for the NCAA Tucson Super Regional between second-seeded Arizona and 15th-seeded Baylor have been announced. The Wildcats and Bears will square off in a best of three series at Hillenbrand Stadium this weekend. Dates, times and TV inf...

  • Lute Olson & Mo Tangara to bring in international teams for Goodwill games

    Lute Olson & Mo Tangara to bring in international teams for Goodwill games

    Wednesday, May 24 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-05-24 21:39:32 GMT

    The 2017 "Lute Olson Mo Tangara 16U World Basketball In Tucson, AZ" is just over two weeks away.  KVOA caught up with Mo Tangara to talk about the international goodwill and spirit involved in bringing teams from Africa, Asia and the Americas to Tucson for some Old Pueblo basketball. Here's more from the event's facebook page: "We are rallying some of the best 16 U National Basketball Teams, club teams, and select teams from around the world in Tucson. (USA, Chin...

    The 2017 "Lute Olson Mo Tangara 16U World Basketball In Tucson, AZ" is just over two weeks away.  KVOA caught up with Mo Tangara to talk about the international goodwill and spirit involved in bringing teams from Africa, Asia and the Americas to Tucson for some Old Pueblo basketball. Here's more from the event's facebook page: "We are rallying some of the best 16 U National Basketball Teams, club teams, and select teams from around the world in Tucson. (USA, Chin...

  • U of A set to take on Baylor with trip to College World Series on the line

    U of A set to take on Baylor with trip to College World Series on the line

    Monday, May 22 2017 8:29 PM EDT2017-05-23 00:29:42 GMT
    Arizona is just two victories away from advancing to the College World Series.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics The dates and times for the NCAA Tucson Super Regional between second-seeded Arizona and 15th-seeded Baylor have been announced. The Wildcats and Bears will square off in a best of three series at Hillenbrand Stadium this weekend. Dates, times and TV info is below.   DATE TIME (MST) TV Friday, May 26 6 or 7 p.m. ESPN 2 Sa...
    Arizona is just two victories away from advancing to the College World Series.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics The dates and times for the NCAA Tucson Super Regional between second-seeded Arizona and 15th-seeded Baylor have been announced. The Wildcats and Bears will square off in a best of three series at Hillenbrand Stadium this weekend. Dates, times and TV info is below.   DATE TIME (MST) TV Friday, May 26 6 or 7 p.m. ESPN 2 Sa...
  • 5-star Arizona basketball commit Emmanuel Akot reclassifies to 2017

    5-star Arizona basketball commit Emmanuel Akot reclassifies to 2017

    Monday, May 22 2017 4:46 PM EDT2017-05-22 20:46:07 GMT

    Arizona basketball has finished up its 2017 recruiting class, according to Sean Miller. The final piece is Emmanuel Akot, originally a 5-star recruit in the class of 2018.

    Arizona basketball has finished up its 2017 recruiting class, according to Sean Miller. The final piece is Emmanuel Akot, originally a 5-star recruit in the class of 2018.

  • Wildcats blank Gamecocks to earn Super Regional trip

    Wildcats blank Gamecocks to earn Super Regional trip

    Monday, May 22 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-05-22 12:00:29 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. - Arizona's short game and leadoff hitter Mandie Perez racked up 15 hits to back sophomore pitcher Taylor McQuillin's shut-out pitching and Arizona won its own Regional in the NCAA Softball Championships Regional here at Rita Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium.

    TUCSON, Ariz. - Arizona's short game and leadoff hitter Mandie Perez racked up 15 hits to back sophomore pitcher Taylor McQuillin's shut-out pitching and Arizona won its own Regional in the NCAA Softball Championships Regional here at Rita Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium.

  • Rawle Alkins announces return for sophomore season

    Rawle Alkins announces return for sophomore season

    Sunday, May 21 2017 6:04 PM EDT2017-05-21 22:04:23 GMT
    Arizona Wildcats guard Rawle Alkins announced on Twitter Sunday that he will return for his sophomore season in Tucson. Alkins had declared for the NBA Draft and played well at the combine, as well as worked out for several NBA teams. The 6-foot-4 guard was not projected to be drafted in 2017, but is a projected 2nd round pick in 2018. Alkins averaged 10.9 points and 4.9 rebounds a game for the Wildcats as a freshman. The fan favorite also had a handful of memorable plays throughout ...
    Arizona Wildcats guard Rawle Alkins announced on Twitter Sunday that he will return for his sophomore season in Tucson. Alkins had declared for the NBA Draft and played well at the combine, as well as worked out for several NBA teams. The 6-foot-4 guard was not projected to be drafted in 2017, but is a projected 2nd round pick in 2018. Alkins averaged 10.9 points and 4.9 rebounds a game for the Wildcats as a freshman. The fan favorite also had a handful of memorable plays throughout ...
  • O'Toole's one-hitter leads Arizona to softball regional final

    O'Toole's one-hitter leads Arizona to softball regional final

    Sunday, May 21 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-05-21 14:00:19 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. — Danielle O'Toole threw no-hit ball for six and one-third innings and Arizona used her mastery over South Carolina's bats to beat the Gamecocks, 5-0, in NCAA action Saturday afternoon here at Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium.

    TUCSON, Ariz. — Danielle O'Toole threw no-hit ball for six and one-third innings and Arizona used her mastery over South Carolina's bats to beat the Gamecocks, 5-0, in NCAA action Saturday afternoon here at Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium.

  • Katiyana Mauga breaks PAC-12 home run record

    Katiyana Mauga breaks PAC-12 home run record

    Saturday, May 20 2017 6:36 PM EDT2017-05-20 22:36:36 GMT
    Arizona outfielder Katiyana MaugaArizona outfielder Katiyana Mauga

    Arizona softball third basemen Katiyana Mauga broke the Pac-12 home run record in the third inning of Saturday's game against South Carolina. 

    Arizona softball third basemen Katiyana Mauga broke the Pac-12 home run record in the third inning of Saturday's game against South Carolina. 

  • 12th Avenue Music & Food Festival Begins This Weekend

    12th Avenue Music & Food Festival Begins This Weekend

    Saturday, May 20 2017 12:11 PM EDT2017-05-20 16:11:06 GMT

    Come try the food and listen to some of the awesome array of  music produced in Tucson and the border southwest.  It all goes down on South 12th Avenue between Ajo and Veterans Boulevard. There'll also be carnival rides for the kids, rock wall climbing, lowriders, mariachis and folklorico dancing. Ten of Tucson's non profits will also be on site.  The U of A Alumni Marching Band will be on hand, while the Changuitos Feos Mariachi Band also join in. Ice col...

    Come try the food and listen to some of the awesome array of  music produced in Tucson and the border southwest.  It all goes down on South 12th Avenue between Ajo and Veterans Boulevard. There'll also be carnival rides for the kids, rock wall climbing, lowriders, mariachis and folklorico dancing. Ten of Tucson's non profits will also be on site.  The U of A Alumni Marching Band will be on hand, while the Changuitos Feos Mariachi Band also join in. Ice col...

  • Oscar De La Hoya visits kids at Pascua Yaqui Health Center in Tucson

    Oscar De La Hoya visits kids at Pascua Yaqui Health Center in Tucson

    Saturday, May 20 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-05-20 04:18:33 GMT
    Apart from helping bring millions of viewers to Tucson through the ESPN live broadcast of the boxing matches at the Casino Del Sol, Oscar De La Hoya also dazzled a crowd of dozens of people at the Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center.  The Pascua Yaqui tribe, who runs the Casino Del Sol in Tucson, played a major role in helping make the Oscar De La Hoya-promoted-fights a reality.  To see more, including KVOA's interview with Oscar De La Hoya, please click on icon above. 
    Apart from helping bring millions of viewers to Tucson through the ESPN live broadcast of the boxing matches at the Casino Del Sol, Oscar De La Hoya also dazzled a crowd of dozens of people at the Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center.  The Pascua Yaqui tribe, who runs the Casino Del Sol in Tucson, played a major role in helping make the Oscar De La Hoya-promoted-fights a reality.  To see more, including KVOA's interview with Oscar De La Hoya, please click on icon above. 
  • Boxing Highlights: Oscar De La Hoya Fight Card In Tucson Live On ESPN Was A Success

    Boxing Highlights: Oscar De La Hoya Fight Card In Tucson Live On ESPN Was A Success

    Friday, May 19 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-05-19 20:32:01 GMT
    Oscar De La Hoya brought a big fight card to Tucson seen live by millions of people on ESPN, and it turned out to be a big success at the Casino Del Sol. To see highlights, please click on icon above.  News 4 Tucson caught up for a 1-on-1 interview with Oscar De La Hoya at the Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center before the bouts.
    Oscar De La Hoya brought a big fight card to Tucson seen live by millions of people on ESPN, and it turned out to be a big success at the Casino Del Sol. To see highlights, please click on icon above.  News 4 Tucson caught up for a 1-on-1 interview with Oscar De La Hoya at the Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center before the bouts.
  • De La Hoya Fight in Tucson Tonight; Casino Del Sol & Old Pueblo on ESPN Live

    De La Hoya Fight in Tucson Tonight; Casino Del Sol & Old Pueblo on ESPN Live

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:59 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:59:05 GMT

    Gold Medal Winner and multiple world champ Oscar De La Hoya is bringing boxing tonight at the Casino Del Sol in Tucson in an event that'll be broadcast live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.  News Four Tucson's Paul Cicala talked to one of the best boxers of all time, Bernard Hopkins, to get his scoop on the fight.  Hopkins is in Tucson helping pump up the fight for Golden Boy Promotions.  To see the story as-aired-on-NBC please click on icon above.   Here's more on toni...

    Gold Medal Winner and multiple world champ Oscar De La Hoya is bringing boxing tonight at the Casino Del Sol in Tucson in an event that'll be broadcast live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.  News Four Tucson's Paul Cicala talked to one of the best boxers of all time, Bernard Hopkins, to get his scoop on the fight.  Hopkins is in Tucson helping pump up the fight for Golden Boy Promotions.  To see the story as-aired-on-NBC please click on icon above.   Here's more on toni...

  • UA to face New Mexico St. in Tucson's NCAA Softball Regional

    UA to face New Mexico St. in Tucson's NCAA Softball Regional

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:07 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:07:58 GMT

    #2 overall seed Arizona is preparing for a showdown with border southwest rival New Mexico State to open up post season on Friday.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The tournament's overall No. 2 seed Arizona (48-7, 18-6 Pac-12) won its 11th conference title, earning the Pac-12 auto-bid to qualify for its 31st consecutive NCAA Tournament, a new NCAA record. South Carolina (32-23, 8-15 SEC) earned an at-large bid after a 10th-place finish in the SEC; the Gamecocks ar...

    #2 overall seed Arizona is preparing for a showdown with border southwest rival New Mexico State to open up post season on Friday.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The tournament's overall No. 2 seed Arizona (48-7, 18-6 Pac-12) won its 11th conference title, earning the Pac-12 auto-bid to qualify for its 31st consecutive NCAA Tournament, a new NCAA record. South Carolina (32-23, 8-15 SEC) earned an at-large bid after a 10th-place finish in the SEC; the Gamecocks ar...

  • De La Hoya fight at Casino Del Sol brings big economic impact to Tucson

    De La Hoya fight at Casino Del Sol brings big economic impact to Tucson

    Thursday, May 18 2017 9:04 PM EDT2017-05-19 01:04:02 GMT

    Once again the Casino Del Sol is bringing a nationally-televised fight card to Tucson.  

    Once again the Casino Del Sol is bringing a nationally-televised fight card to Tucson. 

  • Highlights: Cienega beats Sahuaro for state softball title

    Highlights: Cienega beats Sahuaro for state softball title

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 1:11 AM EDT2017-05-17 05:11:12 GMT

    In a battle between to Tucson-area softball powers, Cienega High School knocked off Sahuaro 4-1 in Tempe to take home its 2nd state title in the last three years.  To see complete highlights (including post-game reaction) please click on the icon above.  

    In a battle between to Tucson-area softball powers, Cienega High School knocked off Sahuaro 4-1 in Tempe to take home its 2nd state title in the last three years.  To see complete highlights (including post-game reaction) please click on the icon above.  

  • O'Toole, Mauga & Coach Candrea Honored by Pac-12

    O'Toole, Mauga & Coach Candrea Honored by Pac-12

    Monday, May 15 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-05-15 23:13:33 GMT
    As the Arizona softball squad gears up for the NCAA Regionals (set to begin against border southwest rival New Mexico State on Friday) here's more from Arizona Athletics with a look at the post-season awards: Arizona softball's Danielle O'Toole was named Pac-12 Pitcher of the Year, Katiyana Mauga was selected as Co-Pac-12 Player of the Year and Mike Candrea was named Pac-12 Coach of the Year, highlighting Arizona's representation on the annual Pac-12 sof...
    As the Arizona softball squad gears up for the NCAA Regionals (set to begin against border southwest rival New Mexico State on Friday) here's more from Arizona Athletics with a look at the post-season awards: Arizona softball's Danielle O'Toole was named Pac-12 Pitcher of the Year, Katiyana Mauga was selected as Co-Pac-12 Player of the Year and Mike Candrea was named Pac-12 Coach of the Year, highlighting Arizona's representation on the annual Pac-12 sof...
  • Arizona wins road series at College of Charleston

    Arizona wins road series at College of Charleston

    Monday, May 15 2017 7:00 AM EDT2017-05-15 11:00:33 GMT
    CHARLESTON, S.C. – Cody Deason tossed 6 1/3 shutout innings and Kyle Lewis went 4 for 4 at the plate as the Arizona Wildcats beat College of Charleston 6-0 on Sunday at the Ballpark at Patriots Point to win the series. The win improved Arizona to 33-17 and dropped College of Charleston to 24-27. It marked Arizona’s third shutout of the season and first since blanking Arkansas on March 3. Deason went 6 1/3 innings, giving up six hits and one walk, while striking out four ...
    CHARLESTON, S.C. – Cody Deason tossed 6 1/3 shutout innings and Kyle Lewis went 4 for 4 at the plate as the Arizona Wildcats beat College of Charleston 6-0 on Sunday at the Ballpark at Patriots Point to win the series. The win improved Arizona to 33-17 and dropped College of Charleston to 24-27. It marked Arizona’s third shutout of the season and first since blanking Arkansas on March 3. Deason went 6 1/3 innings, giving up six hits and one walk, while striking out four ...
  • #2 seed Arizona Softball will host Tucson Regional

    #2 seed Arizona Softball will host Tucson Regional

    Monday, May 15 2017 2:21 AM EDT2017-05-15 06:21:53 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- For a new NCAA-record 31st consecutive season, Arizona will participate in postseason play. The Wildcats received the No. 2 overall seed in the tournament, putting them in a position to host both regionals and super regionals should UA advance.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- For a new NCAA-record 31st consecutive season, Arizona will participate in postseason play. The Wildcats received the No. 2 overall seed in the tournament, putting them in a position to host both regionals and super regionals should UA advance.

  • Arizona baseball evens series with College of Charleston

    Arizona baseball evens series with College of Charleston

    Sunday, May 14 2017 1:49 AM EDT2017-05-14 05:49:42 GMT

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – Michael Flynn tossed three scoreless innings in relief and Cesar Salazar delivered a pinch-hit RBI single in the eighth inning to lift the Arizona Wildcats to a 4-3 win over College of Charleston on Saturday evening at the Ballpark at Patriots Point.

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – Michael Flynn tossed three scoreless innings in relief and Cesar Salazar delivered a pinch-hit RBI single in the eighth inning to lift the Arizona Wildcats to a 4-3 win over College of Charleston on Saturday evening at the Ballpark at Patriots Point.

  • Highlights: Nogales beats CDO to face Salpointe for state title

    Highlights: Nogales beats CDO to face Salpointe for state title

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:06 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:06:49 GMT

    It'll be an all-Southern Arizona showdown in the 4A State title game as #1 seed Nogales advanced to the state title game against #2 Salpointe. 

    It'll be an all-Southern Arizona showdown in the 4A State title game as #1 seed Nogales advanced to the state title game against #2 Salpointe. 

  • Hall of Famer Alday returns to coach Pima baseball; Leaves Ironwood Ridge Softball

    Hall of Famer Alday returns to coach Pima baseball; Leaves Ironwood Ridge Softball

    Thursday, May 11 2017 6:05 PM EDT2017-05-11 22:05:37 GMT
    After multiple state championships with the Ironwood Ridge softball team, Coach Rich Alday is returning to baseball and Pima Community College.  Here's more from Pima College athletics: The Pima Community College baseball program has its new coach and it is a familiar face. Rich Alday has agreed to come back to lead the Aztecs as their head coach. Alday started the Pima baseball program and racked up a record of 496-220 in his 16-year career from 1974-1989. He took the Aztecs t...
    After multiple state championships with the Ironwood Ridge softball team, Coach Rich Alday is returning to baseball and Pima Community College.  Here's more from Pima College athletics: The Pima Community College baseball program has its new coach and it is a familiar face. Rich Alday has agreed to come back to lead the Aztecs as their head coach. Alday started the Pima baseball program and racked up a record of 496-220 in his 16-year career from 1974-1989. He took the Aztecs t...
  • Salpointe baseball team plays tonight & discusses chasing elusive state title

    Salpointe baseball team plays tonight & discusses chasing elusive state title

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 8:00 PM EDT2017-05-11 00:00:21 GMT

    Salpointe High school's baseball team is the state's #2 seed, and is one win away from advancing to the Arizona 4A Championship Game. To hear what Salpointe is saying please click on the icon above. 

    Salpointe High school's baseball team is the state's #2 seed, and is one win away from advancing to the Arizona 4A Championship Game. To hear what Salpointe is saying please click on the icon above. 

  • Highlights of CDO & Empire High winning softball state titles in Tempe

    Highlights of CDO & Empire High winning softball state titles in Tempe

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 7:14 PM EDT2017-05-10 23:14:05 GMT

    Tucson-area teams continue to dominate Phoenix-area teams in high school softball!   Canyon Del Oro (CDO) took home its 9th state title in softball while Empire also won it's second.   TO SEE COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS CLICK ON THE ICON ABOVE. 

    Tucson-area teams continue to dominate Phoenix-area teams in high school softball!   Canyon Del Oro (CDO) took home its 9th state title in softball while Empire also won it's second.   TO SEE COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS CLICK ON THE ICON ABOVE. 

  • Games Tonight! Nogales, CDO & Salpointe in position to win state title in baseball; Complete Playoff Schedule

    Games Tonight! Nogales, CDO & Salpointe in position to win state title in baseball; Complete Playoff Schedule

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 6:51 PM EDT2017-05-10 22:51:09 GMT

    Three out of the four Semi-Final squads gunning for a state championship in baseball are from Southern Arizona: Nogales, Canyon Del Oro and Salpointe.  Here's a complete baseball playoff schedule for the remaining teams that are still alive: WEDNESDAY, MAY 10 4A Semifinals No. 1 Nogales vs. No. 4 Canyon del Oro, 6:30 p.m. at Hi Corbett Field in Tucson  No. 2 Salpointe vs. No. 6 Marcos de Niza, 4 p.m.  in Phoenix Area  FRIDAY, MAY 12 3A Semifinal at Surprise Co...

    Three out of the four Semi-Final squads gunning for a state championship in baseball are from Southern Arizona: Nogales, Canyon Del Oro and Salpointe.  Here's a complete baseball playoff schedule for the remaining teams that are still alive: WEDNESDAY, MAY 10 4A Semifinals No. 1 Nogales vs. No. 4 Canyon del Oro, 6:30 p.m. at Hi Corbett Field in Tucson  No. 2 Salpointe vs. No. 6 Marcos de Niza, 4 p.m.  in Phoenix Area  FRIDAY, MAY 12 3A Semifinal at Surprise Co...

  • CDO & Empire in State title game this evening; Benson wins state title; More Playoff Softball Schedule

    CDO & Empire in State title game this evening; Benson wins state title; More Playoff Softball Schedule

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 8:00 PM EDT2017-05-10 00:00:25 GMT

    Vail's Empire High School, Oro Valley's CDO and Cochise County's Benson High School are all playing in the state championship game in high softball. Here's a complete schedule for the Southern Arizona teams still alive: MONDAY, MAY 8 2A Championship at ASU, 7:30 p.m. No. 2 Benson vs. No. 1 Bourgade Catholic TUESDAY, MAY 9 4A Championship at ASU, 7:30 p.m. No. 1 Canyon del Oro vs. No. 3 Sunrise Mountain 3A Championship at ASU, 5 p.m. No. 12 Empire vs. No. 2 Yuma Catholic 6A Elimi...

    Vail's Empire High School, Oro Valley's CDO and Cochise County's Benson High School are all playing in the state championship game in high softball. Here's a complete schedule for the Southern Arizona teams still alive: MONDAY, MAY 8 2A Championship at ASU, 7:30 p.m. No. 2 Benson vs. No. 1 Bourgade Catholic TUESDAY, MAY 9 4A Championship at ASU, 7:30 p.m. No. 1 Canyon del Oro vs. No. 3 Sunrise Mountain 3A Championship at ASU, 5 p.m. No. 12 Empire vs. No. 2 Yuma Catholic 6A Elimi...

  • Arizona walks off against Washington to sweep series

    Arizona walks off against Washington to sweep series

    Monday, May 8 2017 12:38 AM EDT2017-05-08 04:38:25 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats scored five runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to beat Washington 12-11 Sunday afternoon in front of 3,356 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats scored five runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to beat Washington 12-11 Sunday afternoon in front of 3,356 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

  • Arizona women's golf heads to regional in Georgia

    Arizona women's golf heads to regional in Georgia

    Sunday, May 7 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-05-07 14:00:19 GMT

     
    The University of Arizona women's will head to Athens, Georgia to compete in the NCAA Regionals starting May 8th. The Cats will tee off Monday morning beginning at 8:27 a.m. EST. The tournament is a 54-hole stroke play format composing of three 18-hole rounds.

     
    The University of Arizona women's will head to Athens, Georgia to compete in the NCAA Regionals starting May 8th. The Cats will tee off Monday morning beginning at 8:27 a.m. EST. The tournament is a 54-hole stroke play format composing of three 18-hole rounds.

  • Arizona beats Washington 3-1 to win Pac-12 series

    Arizona beats Washington 3-1 to win Pac-12 series

    Sunday, May 7 2017 1:39 AM EDT2017-05-07 05:39:52 GMT

    The Arizona baseball team stopped a six-game swoon Friday night with a walk-off win, and looked even better Saturday. 

    The Arizona baseball team stopped a six-game swoon Friday night with a walk-off win, and looked even better Saturday. 

  • Playoff Highlights For Softball & Basebal: 3 So. AZ Baseball Teams Advance To State Final Four (Nogales, CDO & Salpointe);

    Playoff Highlights For Softball & Basebal: 3 So. AZ Baseball Teams Advance To State Final Four (Nogales, CDO & Salpointe);

    Saturday, May 6 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-05-06 15:07:09 GMT

    As is the case seemingly every year the last handful of season, the post season picture in high school baseball has seen a high number of Southern Arizona schools.   2017 is no exception.   Nogales High School, Canyon Del Oro and Salpointe have advanced to the 4A State semifinals (the Final Four).    PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE TO SEE COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS, INCLUDING PLAYOFF SOFTBALL WITH TUCSON-AREA TEAMS. Here's more final scores: HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL PLAYOF...

    As is the case seemingly every year the last handful of season, the post season picture in high school baseball has seen a high number of Southern Arizona schools.   2017 is no exception.   Nogales High School, Canyon Del Oro and Salpointe have advanced to the 4A State semifinals (the Final Four).    PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE TO SEE COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS, INCLUDING PLAYOFF SOFTBALL WITH TUCSON-AREA TEAMS. Here's more final scores: HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL PLAYOF...

  • UA softball to face UCLA AT 5 p.m.; Could decide Pac-12 title

    UA softball to face UCLA AT 5 p.m.; Could decide Pac-12 title

    Friday, May 5 2017 5:48 PM EDT2017-05-05 21:48:31 GMT

    If Coach Mike Candrea and the Arizona wildcats sweep UCLA in a series starting later today, Arizona can clinch a Pac-12 title.  IF YOU'D LIKE TO HEAR FROM THE ARIZONA WILDCATS AS-SEEN-ON-KVOA, PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  #3 ARIZONA at #12 UCLA MAY 5-7 • WESTWOOOD, CALIF.   Arizona (47-5, 17-4 Pac-12) • UCLA (37-12, 11-7 Pac-12)   THE GAMES (Times MST) 1 | Friday, May 5 (5 p.m.) |  at  ...

    If Coach Mike Candrea and the Arizona wildcats sweep UCLA in a series starting later today, Arizona can clinch a Pac-12 title.  IF YOU'D LIKE TO HEAR FROM THE ARIZONA WILDCATS AS-SEEN-ON-KVOA, PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  #3 ARIZONA at #12 UCLA MAY 5-7 • WESTWOOOD, CALIF.   Arizona (47-5, 17-4 Pac-12) • UCLA (37-12, 11-7 Pac-12)   THE GAMES (Times MST) 1 | Friday, May 5 (5 p.m.) |  at  ...

  • CDO beats Salpointe to advance to softball state title game

    CDO beats Salpointe to advance to softball state title game

    Friday, May 5 2017 10:50 AM EDT2017-05-05 14:50:07 GMT

    HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL STATE PLAYOFFS (Thursday, May 4th, 2017) CANYON DEL ORO (CDO)   7   SALPOINTE   0 VERRADO  11  MOUNTAIN VIEW  1 QUEEN CREEK   5   IRONWOOD RIDGE   2 CHAPARRAL  4  CIENEGA  9 HAMILTON  7  TUCSON  0 QUEEN CREEK  5  IRONWOOD RIDGE  2

    HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL STATE PLAYOFFS (Thursday, May 4th, 2017) CANYON DEL ORO (CDO)   7   SALPOINTE   0 VERRADO  11  MOUNTAIN VIEW  1 QUEEN CREEK   5   IRONWOOD RIDGE   2 CHAPARRAL  4  CIENEGA  9 HAMILTON  7  TUCSON  0 QUEEN CREEK  5  IRONWOOD RIDGE  2

  • High School Playoffs Tonight -Thursday & Friday Schedule (Tucson-Area Softball & Baseball)

    High School Playoffs Tonight -Thursday & Friday Schedule (Tucson-Area Softball & Baseball)

    Thursday, May 4 2017 7:24 PM EDT2017-05-04 23:24:14 GMT

    By Kyana Ray Robles  One moment, it’s batting practice and season tryouts.  And just before you know it, that moment becomes "fight to the finish"in double and single elimination playoff tournaments. This year Arizona has seen some incredible talent at the High School level in both softball and baseball.  From no-hitters to dingers over left and right field, this season has brought a great amount of anticipation for the State Title. TO SEE A FULL RUN...

    By Kyana Ray Robles  One moment, it’s batting practice and season tryouts.  And just before you know it, that moment becomes "fight to the finish"in double and single elimination playoff tournaments. This year Arizona has seen some incredible talent at the High School level in both softball and baseball.  From no-hitters to dingers over left and right field, this season has brought a great amount of anticipation for the State Title. TO SEE A FULL RUN...

  • Nova Home Loans Arizona Receives National Love From President Trump

    Nova Home Loans Arizona Receives National Love From President Trump

    Thursday, May 4 2017 10:02 AM EDT2017-05-04 14:02:06 GMT

    President Trump gave props to the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl on live TV as he recognized the Air Force Football team that won the Tucson-area bowl game.   Congresswoman Martha McSally, from Tucson, was at the White House for the event.   McSally, is an Air Force Veteran and was a big supporter of the Falcon football team during their stay in the Old Pueblo in the week leading up to the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl To see President Trump's remarks about the Arizona Bowl, p...

    President Trump gave props to the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl on live TV as he recognized the Air Force Football team that won the Tucson-area bowl game.   Congresswoman Martha McSally, from Tucson, was at the White House for the event.   McSally, is an Air Force Veteran and was a big supporter of the Falcon football team during their stay in the Old Pueblo in the week leading up to the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl To see President Trump's remarks about the Arizona Bowl, p...

  • Highlights from High School Playoff Softball & Baseball; Tuesday Night Scores

    Highlights from High School Playoff Softball & Baseball; Tuesday Night Scores

    Wednesday, May 3 2017 1:56 AM EDT2017-05-03 05:56:29 GMT

    It was a big Tuesday for high school teams in Southern Arizona in both softball and baseball.  Click on the icon above for complete highlights for a playoff games.  

    It was a big Tuesday for high school teams in Southern Arizona in both softball and baseball.  Click on the icon above for complete highlights for a playoff games.  

  • Five Aztecs softball players nab All-Conference; Three named All-Region

    Five Aztecs softball players nab All-Conference; Three named All-Region

    Tuesday, May 2 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-05-02 21:29:03 GMT
    The Pima Community College softball team was well represented in the All-ACCAC Conference and All-Region teams released on Monday.  hERE'S MORE FROM PIMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ATHLETICS: Sophomores Margarita Corona (Tucson HS), Courtney Brown (Flowing Wells HS), Gabriela Trejo (Desert View HS) and Bailey Critchlow as well as freshman Mandy Lorenson (Ironwood Ridge HS) earned the honors. Corona, a catcher, was named first team All-ACCAC as she finished the regular season with 14 hom...
    The Pima Community College softball team was well represented in the All-ACCAC Conference and All-Region teams released on Monday.  hERE'S MORE FROM PIMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ATHLETICS: Sophomores Margarita Corona (Tucson HS), Courtney Brown (Flowing Wells HS), Gabriela Trejo (Desert View HS) and Bailey Critchlow as well as freshman Mandy Lorenson (Ironwood Ridge HS) earned the honors. Corona, a catcher, was named first team All-ACCAC as she finished the regular season with 14 hom...
  • GAMES TONIGHT: Area high school softball, baseball postseason schedule

    GAMES TONIGHT: Area high school softball, baseball postseason schedule

    Tuesday, May 2 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-05-02 21:20:57 GMT

    The playoffs are in full swing for Tucson-area high school softball and baseball.  Here's a complete schedule of upcoming games.

    The playoffs are in full swing for Tucson-area high school softball and baseball.  Here's a complete schedule of upcoming games.

  • Arizona softball shows no mercy to ASU on senior day

    Arizona softball shows no mercy to ASU on senior day

    Monday, May 1 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-05-01 12:00:29 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Danielle O'Toole threw a one-hit shutout on her senior day and Jessie Harper went 3-for-3 with two homers and five RBI, helping the Wildcats beat No. 23 Arizona State 8-0 in five innings and win the series over their rivals for the second straight year.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Danielle O'Toole threw a one-hit shutout on her senior day and Jessie Harper went 3-for-3 with two homers and five RBI, helping the Wildcats beat No. 23 Arizona State 8-0 in five innings and win the series over their rivals for the second straight year.

  • Four Wildcats invited to NBA Combine

    Four Wildcats invited to NBA Combine

    Monday, May 1 2017 12:55 AM EDT2017-05-01 04:55:00 GMT

    Four Arizona Wildcats have been invited to the NBA Draft Combine, according to multiple reports.

    Four Arizona Wildcats have been invited to the NBA Draft Combine, according to multiple reports.

  • Magloire and Griffey sign as UDFA; Tagaloa to get training camp shot

    Magloire and Griffey sign as UDFA; Tagaloa to get training camp shot

    Sunday, April 30 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-04-30 14:00:21 GMT

    Former Arizona Wildcats Paul Magloire and Trey Griffey signed contracts as free agents after going undrafted Saturday.

    Former Arizona Wildcats Paul Magloire and Trey Griffey signed contracts as free agents after going undrafted Saturday.

  • Former coach returns to face FC Tucson, UA soccer with pro team at 7:30 p.m. tonight

    Former coach returns to face FC Tucson, UA soccer with pro team at 7:30 p.m. tonight

    Saturday, April 29 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-04-29 16:04:08 GMT

    Here's more from the FC Tucson website as crews at Kino Sports Complex prep for Saturday games: FC Tucson announced today they will play host to Phoenix Rising FC and the University of Arizona Men’s team on Saturday, April 29th at 7:30 p.m. at Kino North Stadium. Players from each level of competition – collegiate, semi-pro, and pro – will face off against each other on the same field in a night that celebrates soccer in Arizona. “I think this is a great o...

    Here's more from the FC Tucson website as crews at Kino Sports Complex prep for Saturday games: FC Tucson announced today they will play host to Phoenix Rising FC and the University of Arizona Men’s team on Saturday, April 29th at 7:30 p.m. at Kino North Stadium. Players from each level of competition – collegiate, semi-pro, and pro – will face off against each other on the same field in a night that celebrates soccer in Arizona. “I think this is a great o...

  • USC wins Pac-12 Title on U of A Soil; Cats Get Eliminated By Washington

    USC wins Pac-12 Title on U of A Soil; Cats Get Eliminated By Washington

    Saturday, April 29 2017 12:00 PM EDT2017-04-29 16:00:14 GMT

    ?After a morning of Pac-12 action, No. 3 seed of Arizona concludes team play as they drop to UW, (1-4). The Wildcats garnered a (17-10) overall team record this season. UA's No.1 and 2 duo then went on to compete in the pair play later in the day. HERE'S MORE FROM ARIZONA ATHLETICS: Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Info | Brackets | 2016 Review | Watch | Live Scoring Halli Amaro and Natalie Anselmo of the No. 5 duo picked up the first win of the day fo...

    ?After a morning of Pac-12 action, No. 3 seed of Arizona concludes team play as they drop to UW, (1-4). The Wildcats garnered a (17-10) overall team record this season. UA's No.1 and 2 duo then went on to compete in the pair play later in the day. HERE'S MORE FROM ARIZONA ATHLETICS: Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Info | Brackets | 2016 Review | Watch | Live Scoring Halli Amaro and Natalie Anselmo of the No. 5 duo picked up the first win of the day fo...

  • Title Sponsor of Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl Receives National Honors

    Title Sponsor of Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl Receives National Honors

    Friday, April 28 2017 12:06 PM EDT2017-04-28 16:06:04 GMT

    Nova Home Loans is making a bigger name for itself nationwide, not just as the title sponsor of the Arizona Bowl.  One of its employees is receiving national honors once again.  Here's more from Nova Home Loans communications team:      NOVA(r) Home Loans, a Tucson based mortgage lender, announced today that Paul Volpe has been named the #1 Loan Officer in the United States based on number of units closed in 2016.  Mortgage Executive Magazine and Scotsma...

    Nova Home Loans is making a bigger name for itself nationwide, not just as the title sponsor of the Arizona Bowl.  One of its employees is receiving national honors once again.  Here's more from Nova Home Loans communications team:      NOVA(r) Home Loans, a Tucson based mortgage lender, announced today that Paul Volpe has been named the #1 Loan Officer in the United States based on number of units closed in 2016.  Mortgage Executive Magazine and Scotsma...

  • Arizona advances in Pac-12 volleyball tournament

    Arizona advances in Pac-12 volleyball tournament

    Friday, April 28 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-04-28 15:06:08 GMT

    After a day full at the Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships in Tucson, the University of Arizona advanced to day two of the 2017 tournament.  

    After a day full at the Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships in Tucson, the University of Arizona advanced to day two of the 2017 tournament.  

  • U of A hosts Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships Through Saturday

    U of A hosts Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships Through Saturday

    Thursday, April 27 2017 2:43 PM EDT2017-04-27 18:43:06 GMT
    The campus of the U of A is the place to be if you love beach volleyball.  The Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships continue! (COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS ON NEWS FOUR TUCSON AT 6 & 10 P.M.  Here's more from the Arizona Athletics : The University of Arizona hosts the second-annual 2017 Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships. The tournament begins Thursday, April 27 and concludes Saturday, April 29.   No. 1 USC, No. 2 UCLA, No. 8 Arizona, Arizona State, CAL, Stanford, Orego...
    The campus of the U of A is the place to be if you love beach volleyball.  The Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships continue! (COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS ON NEWS FOUR TUCSON AT 6 & 10 P.M.  Here's more from the Arizona Athletics : The University of Arizona hosts the second-annual 2017 Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships. The tournament begins Thursday, April 27 and concludes Saturday, April 29.   No. 1 USC, No. 2 UCLA, No. 8 Arizona, Arizona State, CAL, Stanford, Orego...
  • Arizona golfer Zhou wins Pac-12 Scholar Athlete of the Year

    Arizona golfer Zhou wins Pac-12 Scholar Athlete of the Year

    Thursday, April 27 2017 1:57 AM EDT2017-04-27 05:57:45 GMT

    Tucson, Ariz. -  Arizona senior Wanasa Zhou was selected as the Pac-12 Conference Women's Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Zhou was presented with the trophy at the conclusion of the 2017 Pac-12 Championships at Sewailo Golf Club.

    Tucson, Ariz. -  Arizona senior Wanasa Zhou was selected as the Pac-12 Conference Women's Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Zhou was presented with the trophy at the conclusion of the 2017 Pac-12 Championships at Sewailo Golf Club.

  • Mauga wins Pac-12 Player of the Week

    Mauga wins Pac-12 Player of the Week

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-04-26 12:00:27 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Senior third baseman Katiyana Mauga was named Pac-12 Player of the Week for the third time in the last four weeks and fourth time overall in 2017, the conference announced on Tuesday.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Senior third baseman Katiyana Mauga was named Pac-12 Player of the Week for the third time in the last four weeks and fourth time overall in 2017, the conference announced on Tuesday.

  • UA freshman influenced by Katiyana Mauga's homers & leadership

    UA freshman influenced by Katiyana Mauga's homers & leadership

    Tuesday, April 25 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-04-25 15:06:08 GMT

    Arizona senior Katiyana Mauga is now the all time home run leader in softball at the U of A.   She also has a distinct influence as an upperclasswoman and mentor for the freshman sensations at the U of A.  To see more as-aired-on-KVOA please click on icon above.  

    Arizona senior Katiyana Mauga is now the all time home run leader in softball at the U of A.   She also has a distinct influence as an upperclasswoman and mentor for the freshman sensations at the U of A.  To see more as-aired-on-KVOA please click on icon above.  

  • UA Arthritis Center and UA Athletics Team Up For 2017 Bear Down Luncheon, April 26

    UA Arthritis Center and UA Athletics Team Up For 2017 Bear Down Luncheon, April 26

    Monday, April 24 2017 11:25 PM EDT2017-04-25 03:25:28 GMT

    On Wednesday, April 26th News 4 Tucson will have the distinct honor (and pleasure) of introducing University of Arizona & USA Coaching Legend Mike Candrea as the keynote speaker at the U of A Arthritis Center "Bear down Luncheon". Here's an article from last week's Arizona Daily Star featuring Coach Candrea & News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala (who's been suffering from Psoriatic Arthritis since he was in his 20's).   Click here to see the sportscast in which Paul C...

    On Wednesday, April 26th News 4 Tucson will have the distinct honor (and pleasure) of introducing University of Arizona & USA Coaching Legend Mike Candrea as the keynote speaker at the U of A Arthritis Center "Bear down Luncheon". Here's an article from last week's Arizona Daily Star featuring Coach Candrea & News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala (who's been suffering from Psoriatic Arthritis since he was in his 20's).   Click here to see the sportscast in which Paul C...

  • Arizona in 5th place

    Arizona in 5th place

    Monday, April 24 2017 8:37 PM EDT2017-04-25 00:37:07 GMT
    All eyes in the women's college golf world are focused on Southwest Tucson as the Pac-12 Championships continue at the Sewailo Golf Club at the Casino Del Sol.  After day 1, the University of Arizona is in 5th place. Here's more from the Pac-12: Paced by individual co-leaders Lilia Vu and Bethany Wu, UCLA owns the lead after Monday’s opening 18 holes of the 2017 Pac-12 Women’s Golf Championships hosted by the University of Arizona at Sewailo Golf Club. Vu and Wu ea...
    All eyes in the women's college golf world are focused on Southwest Tucson as the Pac-12 Championships continue at the Sewailo Golf Club at the Casino Del Sol.  After day 1, the University of Arizona is in 5th place. Here's more from the Pac-12: Paced by individual co-leaders Lilia Vu and Bethany Wu, UCLA owns the lead after Monday’s opening 18 holes of the 2017 Pac-12 Women’s Golf Championships hosted by the University of Arizona at Sewailo Golf Club. Vu and Wu ea...
  • Nogales-born, Tucson-raised Oscar Valdez remains unbeaten & retains belt

    Nogales-born, Tucson-raised Oscar Valdez remains unbeaten & retains belt

    Monday, April 24 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-04-24 16:04:09 GMT

    The Nogales-born, Tucson-raised boxer Oscar Valdez remains unbeaten and is still the WBO featherweight champ after outlasting Miguel Marriaga in a title fight in Carson, CA.  Valdez continues to call the Sonoran Desert home, and has ties in Tucson, Nogales and Hermosillo. 

    The Nogales-born, Tucson-raised boxer Oscar Valdez remains unbeaten and is still the WBO featherweight champ after outlasting Miguel Marriaga in a title fight in Carson, CA.  Valdez continues to call the Sonoran Desert home, and has ties in Tucson, Nogales and Hermosillo. 

  • Highlights from #3 Zona softball vs. #6 Oregon on Sunday;

    Highlights from #3 Zona softball vs. #6 Oregon on Sunday;

    Monday, April 24 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-04-24 15:07:05 GMT

    It was a memorable series for Katiyana Mauga, who hit her 88th home run as an Arizona Wildcat in game two in Saturday's win.  However, Sunday's final showdown in the series wasn't so "happy" for the Cats.  -FOR COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS, PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: No. 6 Oregon hit two solo home runs in the top of the sixth inning, erasing Arizona's late lead to avoid its first Pac-12 sweep since 2011. The Ducks won Sunday's series f...

    It was a memorable series for Katiyana Mauga, who hit her 88th home run as an Arizona Wildcat in game two in Saturday's win.  However, Sunday's final showdown in the series wasn't so "happy" for the Cats.  -FOR COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS, PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: No. 6 Oregon hit two solo home runs in the top of the sixth inning, erasing Arizona's late lead to avoid its first Pac-12 sweep since 2011. The Ducks won Sunday's series f...

  • Arizona loses to Oregon; Mauga sets AZ homerun record

    Arizona loses to Oregon; Mauga sets AZ homerun record

    Sunday, April 23 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-04-23 21:20:37 GMT

    #3 Arizona pulled off a big, 2-0 win over 6th ranked Oregon to open its 3 game series.  On the mound, Danielle O'Toole pitched another shutout!  However, the big news of the day was Katiyana Mauga marching into the U of A record books.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics.   TO SEE HOME RUN PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE: Katiyana Mauga hit her Arizona-career-home-run-record-tying 87th home run while Danielle O'Toole shut out the No. 6 team in the country and thi...

    #3 Arizona pulled off a big, 2-0 win over 6th ranked Oregon to open its 3 game series.  On the mound, Danielle O'Toole pitched another shutout!  However, the big news of the day was Katiyana Mauga marching into the U of A record books.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics.   TO SEE HOME RUN PLEASE CLICK ON ICON ABOVE: Katiyana Mauga hit her Arizona-career-home-run-record-tying 87th home run while Danielle O'Toole shut out the No. 6 team in the country and thi...

  • Mauga Hits HR No. 88 as Cats Clinch Series; Mauga all time home run leader at U of A

    Mauga Hits HR No. 88 as Cats Clinch Series; Mauga all time home run leader at U of A

    Sunday, April 23 2017 12:11 PM EDT2017-04-23 16:11:07 GMT
    Arizona outfielder Katiyana MaugaArizona outfielder Katiyana Mauga

    Katiyana Mauga had another historical performance as #3 Arizona beat #6 Oregon for a second straight time.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: -- A day after edging No. 6 Oregon in a pitcher's duel, 2-0, third-ranked Arizona plated 10 runs on 12 hits and fought off a late Oregon surge to win 10-7 and clinch the series over the Ducks. Katiyana Mauga broke the Arizona record with her 88th career home run, her second of the series and fifth in UA's last four games. The two o...

    Katiyana Mauga had another historical performance as #3 Arizona beat #6 Oregon for a second straight time.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: -- A day after edging No. 6 Oregon in a pitcher's duel, 2-0, third-ranked Arizona plated 10 runs on 12 hits and fought off a late Oregon surge to win 10-7 and clinch the series over the Ducks. Katiyana Mauga broke the Arizona record with her 88th career home run, her second of the series and fifth in UA's last four games. The two o...

  • Pima Aztecs open football season vs nationally ranked Trinity Valley

    Pima Aztecs open football season vs nationally ranked Trinity Valley

    Friday, April 21 2017 5:38 PM EDT2017-04-21 21:38:55 GMT

    The Pima Comunity Colllege Football team has a lot to be excited about.  Here's more from the PCC Sports Communications Staff: The Aztecs open the 2017 season on Saturday, Aug. 26 at nationally ranked Trinity Volleyball Community College in Athens, TX. The game is deemed “The Battle in the Valley.” “Coach (Brad) Smiley called me last year after coming off great season (7-4 in 2015) but we had too much traveling on our schedule so we said let’s talk for ne...

    The Pima Comunity Colllege Football team has a lot to be excited about.  Here's more from the PCC Sports Communications Staff: The Aztecs open the 2017 season on Saturday, Aug. 26 at nationally ranked Trinity Volleyball Community College in Athens, TX. The game is deemed “The Battle in the Valley.” “Coach (Brad) Smiley called me last year after coming off great season (7-4 in 2015) but we had too much traveling on our schedule so we said let’s talk for ne...

  • The CATSYS awards featured the best of U of A Athletics

    The CATSYS awards featured the best of U of A Athletics

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:39:49 GMT

    The U of A's version of the ESPYS was a big success.  Here's more on the "CATSYS" compliments of ArizonaAthletics.com:  Arizona Athletics hosted The CATSYS on Wednesday in the McKale Center to recognize the accomplishments of its nearly 500 student-athletes. Softball’s Katiyana Mauga and volleyball’s Penina Snuka shared the Ruby Award for top senior female student-athlete, while track and field’s Aaron Castle earned the Sapphire Award for top sen...

    The U of A's version of the ESPYS was a big success.  Here's more on the "CATSYS" compliments of ArizonaAthletics.com:  Arizona Athletics hosted The CATSYS on Wednesday in the McKale Center to recognize the accomplishments of its nearly 500 student-athletes. Softball’s Katiyana Mauga and volleyball’s Penina Snuka shared the Ruby Award for top senior female student-athlete, while track and field’s Aaron Castle earned the Sapphire Award for top sen...

  • UA's newest basketball coach meets Tucson press

    UA's newest basketball coach meets Tucson press

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:28 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:28:45 GMT

    Arizona's newest assistant basketball coach is officially being introduced to the Tucson-area media (along with fans and prominent boosters) Thursday afternoon.  

    Arizona's newest assistant basketball coach is officially being introduced to the Tucson-area media (along with fans and prominent boosters) Thursday afternoon.  

  • AZ Cardinals Release Schedule For Upcoming NFL Season

    AZ Cardinals Release Schedule For Upcoming NFL Season

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:24 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:24:43 GMT
    Here are some highlights of the Arizona Cardinals upcoming football season in the Phoenix area compliments of the communications staff for the proud NFL franchise: SCHEDULE NOTES: The 2017 season is the team’s 12th at University of Phoenix Stadium where the Cardinals have sold out all 114 games they have played there and have created one of the NFL’s best home-field advantages. Since the venue opened in 2006, AZ opponents have committed 147 false ...
    Here are some highlights of the Arizona Cardinals upcoming football season in the Phoenix area compliments of the communications staff for the proud NFL franchise: SCHEDULE NOTES: The 2017 season is the team’s 12th at University of Phoenix Stadium where the Cardinals have sold out all 114 games they have played there and have created one of the NFL’s best home-field advantages. Since the venue opened in 2006, AZ opponents have committed 147 false ...
  • Pima basketball standout James named NJCAA "Player of the Year"

    Pima basketball standout James named NJCAA "Player of the Year"

    Thursday, April 20 2017 8:24 PM EDT2017-04-21 00:24:02 GMT

    It's a big day for the Pima Community College Basketball Team. 

    It's a big day for the Pima Community College Basketball Team. 

  • Arizona takes down NMSU in softball doubleheader

    Arizona takes down NMSU in softball doubleheader

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-04-19 12:00:27 GMT

    Danielle O'Toole and Nancy Bowling teamed up to throw a two-hit shutout and the offense plated eight runs on 12 hits to give the Cats an 8-0, six-inning victory in the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader.

    Danielle O'Toole and Nancy Bowling teamed up to throw a two-hit shutout and the offense plated eight runs on 12 hits to give the Cats an 8-0, six-inning victory in the first game of Tuesday's doubleheader.

  • Romar to receive $400,000 as Arizona's top assistant

    Romar to receive $400,000 as Arizona's top assistant

    Wednesday, April 19 2017 1:55 AM EDT2017-04-19 05:55:12 GMT

    According to a response to a public records request filed by the Arizona Daily Star, new Arizona associate head basketball coach Lorenzo Romar will receive $400,000 in compensation per year.

    According to a response to a public records request filed by the Arizona Daily Star, new Arizona associate head basketball coach Lorenzo Romar will receive $400,000 in compensation per year.

  • Arizona Alum Abdi Abdirahman finishes sixth at Boston Marathon

    Arizona Alum Abdi Abdirahman finishes sixth at Boston Marathon

    Tuesday, April 18 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-04-18 12:00:27 GMT

    BOSTON – Arizona alumnus and four-time Olympian Abdi Abdirahman ran in the 121st Boston Marathon this morning and finished in sixth place overall with a time of 2:12.45.

    BOSTON – Arizona alumnus and four-time Olympian Abdi Abdirahman ran in the 121st Boston Marathon this morning and finished in sixth place overall with a time of 2:12.45.

  • Wildcats hang 18 on Oregon to win series over Ducks

    Wildcats hang 18 on Oregon to win series over Ducks

    Sunday, April 16 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-04-16 14:00:20 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats again flexed their offensive muscles in the series finale against Oregon, pounding out 23 hits and beating the Ducks 18-4 in front of 3,372 fans at Hi Corbett Field to claim the series win.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats again flexed their offensive muscles in the series finale against Oregon, pounding out 23 hits and beating the Ducks 18-4 in front of 3,372 fans at Hi Corbett Field to claim the series win.

  • UA women's soccer team beats NAU

    UA women's soccer team beats NAU

    Sunday, April 16 2017 12:38 AM EDT2017-04-16 04:38:27 GMT
    Courtesy: Arizona AthleticsCourtesy: Arizona Athletics

    PHOENIX, Ariz. – The University of Arizona women's soccer team defeated NAU on Saturday afternoon by a score of 2-0.

    PHOENIX, Ariz. – The University of Arizona women's soccer team defeated NAU on Saturday afternoon by a score of 2-0.

  • Dusan Ristic will return to play at Arizona in 2017-18

    Dusan Ristic will return to play at Arizona in 2017-18

    Saturday, April 15 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-04-15 14:00:22 GMT

    Arizona center Dusan Ristic tweeted that he will return to play his senior year for the Arizona Wildcats.

    Arizona center Dusan Ristic tweeted that he will return to play his senior year for the Arizona Wildcats.

  • Five players, two coaches represent Arizona Wildcats in NBA Playoffs

    Five players, two coaches represent Arizona Wildcats in NBA Playoffs

    Friday, April 14 2017 6:47 PM EDT2017-04-14 22:47:29 GMT
    Steve Kerr/ Associated PressSteve Kerr/ Associated Press
    The Arizona Wildcats have seven people representing Tucson in the NBA playoffs. This includes five players, and two coaches. The players are: Andre Iguodala - Golden State Warriors Richard Jefferson - Cleveland Cavaliers Channing Frye - Cleveland Cavaliers Derrick Williams - Cleveland Cavaliers Jason Terry - Milwaukee Bucks The coaches are: Steve Kerr - Golden State Warriors, head coach Bruce Fraser - Golden State Warriors, assistant coach
    The Arizona Wildcats have seven people representing Tucson in the NBA playoffs. This includes five players, and two coaches. The players are: Andre Iguodala - Golden State Warriors Richard Jefferson - Cleveland Cavaliers Channing Frye - Cleveland Cavaliers Derrick Williams - Cleveland Cavaliers Jason Terry - Milwaukee Bucks The coaches are: Steve Kerr - Golden State Warriors, head coach Bruce Fraser - Golden State Warriors, assistant coach
  • Arizona softball beats #14 Utah 5-1

    Arizona softball beats #14 Utah 5-1

    Friday, April 14 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-04-14 12:00:33 GMT

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -- Danielle O'Toole allowed one run on five hits and Tamara Statman drove in three runs, helping the second-ranked Wildcats win game 1, 5-1 over No. 14 Utah at Dumke Family Stadium.

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -- Danielle O'Toole allowed one run on five hits and Tamara Statman drove in three runs, helping the second-ranked Wildcats win game 1, 5-1 over No. 14 Utah at Dumke Family Stadium.

  • Mountain View's Lovett signs with UA

    Mountain View's Lovett signs with UA

    Thursday, April 13 2017 1:02 PM EDT2017-04-13 17:02:09 GMT

    A big congratulations is in order to the student athletes at Mountain View High School. 

    A big congratulations is in order to the student athletes at Mountain View High School. 

  • Complete list of Tucson-area athletes on signing day

    Complete list of Tucson-area athletes on signing day

    Thursday, April 13 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-04-13 17:00:21 GMT

    By: Kyana Ray Robles The time of year has come for high school senior student athletes to hang up their school’s jersey’s and declare their future in college sports.  From football to softball, several Tucson natives will be signing their letter of intent to further their sports careers onto the next level.   Amphitheater lineman David Watson commits to Arizona. Watson’s father was an offensive lineman for the Wildcats. Watson weighs 295 pounds and is re...

    By: Kyana Ray Robles The time of year has come for high school senior student athletes to hang up their school’s jersey’s and declare their future in college sports.  From football to softball, several Tucson natives will be signing their letter of intent to further their sports careers onto the next level.   Amphitheater lineman David Watson commits to Arizona. Watson’s father was an offensive lineman for the Wildcats. Watson weighs 295 pounds and is re...

  • 5 U of A softball players make the Player Of The year watch list

    5 U of A softball players make the Player Of The year watch list

    Thursday, April 13 2017 11:08 AM EDT2017-04-13 15:08:07 GMT

    Coach Mike Candrea and the Arizona Wildcats are ranked 2nd in the nation and have won 40 out of the first 41 games of the season. Here's more from Arizona Athletics on the Wildcats upcoming series in Utah: Game Notes: Arizona (40-1, 12-0 Pac-12) • Utah (26-7, 8-2) THE GAMES (Times MST) 1 | Thursday, April 15 (6 p.m.) |  vs.  | Salt Lake City, Utah (Utah Softball Stadium) | Pac-12 Networks | Live Stats | Twitter Updat...

    Coach Mike Candrea and the Arizona Wildcats are ranked 2nd in the nation and have won 40 out of the first 41 games of the season. Here's more from Arizona Athletics on the Wildcats upcoming series in Utah: Game Notes: Arizona (40-1, 12-0 Pac-12) • Utah (26-7, 8-2) THE GAMES (Times MST) 1 | Thursday, April 15 (6 p.m.) |  vs.  | Salt Lake City, Utah (Utah Softball Stadium) | Pac-12 Networks | Live Stats | Twitter Updat...

  • UA'S Rawle Alkins Declares For NBA Draft

    UA'S Rawle Alkins Declares For NBA Draft

    Thursday, April 13 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-04-13 15:00:16 GMT

    Arizona freshman Rawle Alkins has followed in the footsteps of Chance Comanche, and has filed for the NBA draft without hiring an agent.  That means he can test the NBA waters without forfeiting his amateur status (thus being able to return to the U of A).    Please look at the picture above to read his complete statement on twitter. 

    Arizona freshman Rawle Alkins has followed in the footsteps of Chance Comanche, and has filed for the NBA draft without hiring an agent.  That means he can test the NBA waters without forfeiting his amateur status (thus being able to return to the U of A).    Please look at the picture above to read his complete statement on twitter. 

  • Ironwood Ridge High School has signing day

    Ironwood Ridge High School has signing day

    Thursday, April 13 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-04-13 15:00:14 GMT

    Eighteen exceptional Amphitheater Public Schools student athletes signed “Letters of Intent” this morning (Wednesday, April 12th).  Here's more from the Amphitheater Unified School District with Ironwood Ridge "signees" Parents, coaches, and administrators were present to show their support as these students make a commitment to advance from high school to college sports and academics.  All media are invited to attend.  Ironwood Ridge High S...

    Eighteen exceptional Amphitheater Public Schools student athletes signed “Letters of Intent” this morning (Wednesday, April 12th).  Here's more from the Amphitheater Unified School District with Ironwood Ridge "signees" Parents, coaches, and administrators were present to show their support as these students make a commitment to advance from high school to college sports and academics.  All media are invited to attend.  Ironwood Ridge High S...

  • Tomey keynote speaker at football banquet; positive message for youth

    Tomey keynote speaker at football banquet; positive message for youth

    Thursday, April 13 2017 1:04 AM EDT2017-04-13 05:04:36 GMT

    The winningest football coach in the history of the University of Arizona is making a return to the Old Pueblo.  

    The winningest football coach in the history of the University of Arizona is making a return to the Old Pueblo.  

  • Arizona Baseball's J.J. Matijevic wins Pac-12 Player of the Week

    Arizona Baseball's J.J. Matijevic wins Pac-12 Player of the Week

    Monday, April 10 2017 7:48 PM EDT2017-04-10 23:48:13 GMT

    Arizona first baseman JJ Matijevic won Pac-12 Player of the Week after going 9 for 16 and hitting three home runs in a 3-1 week for Arizona.

    Arizona first baseman JJ Matijevic won Pac-12 Player of the Week after going 9 for 16 and hitting three home runs in a 3-1 week for Arizona.

  • Candrea inducted into National Softball Hall of Fame

    Candrea inducted into National Softball Hall of Fame

    Monday, April 10 2017 7:19 PM EDT2017-04-10 23:19:37 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona head coach and former Team USA skipper Mike Candrea will be inducted into the National Softball Hall of Fame, USA Softball announced on Monday

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona head coach and former Team USA skipper Mike Candrea will be inducted into the National Softball Hall of Fame, USA Softball announced on Monday

  • Garcia wins Masters on Playoff Hole

    Garcia wins Masters on Playoff Hole

    Sunday, April 9 2017 7:56 PM EDT2017-04-09 23:56:38 GMT
    Sergio Garcia has finally won a Major.  Here's more from the Associated Press: Sergio Garcia has won the first major championship of his career with a dramatic, sudden-death victory over Justin Rose at the Masters.      Garcia finally broke through in his 71st major as a professional, and nearly 18 years after he was runner-up to Tiger Woods in a breakthrough performance in the PGA Championship.      After missing a 5-foot birdie at the 72nd hole, ...
    Sergio Garcia has finally won a Major.  Here's more from the Associated Press: Sergio Garcia has won the first major championship of his career with a dramatic, sudden-death victory over Justin Rose at the Masters.      Garcia finally broke through in his 71st major as a professional, and nearly 18 years after he was runner-up to Tiger Woods in a breakthrough performance in the PGA Championship.      After missing a 5-foot birdie at the 72nd hole, ...
  • AZ Baseball Falls at Washington St.

    AZ Baseball Falls at Washington St.

    Saturday, April 8 2017 11:25 PM EDT2017-04-09 03:25:16 GMT
    After stealing a road victory on Friday against Washington State, the Wildcat baseball team saw its series evened up after a Saturday afternoon loss to the Cougars.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Washington State Cougars evened up the three-game series with Arizona on Saturday afternoon, topping the Wildcats 9-2 in front of 1,550 fans at Bailey-Brayton Field. The loss dropped Arizona to 22-8 on the season and 6-5 in Pac-12 play. Washington State improved to 15-13 and ...
    After stealing a road victory on Friday against Washington State, the Wildcat baseball team saw its series evened up after a Saturday afternoon loss to the Cougars.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Washington State Cougars evened up the three-game series with Arizona on Saturday afternoon, topping the Wildcats 9-2 in front of 1,550 fans at Bailey-Brayton Field. The loss dropped Arizona to 22-8 on the season and 6-5 in Pac-12 play. Washington State improved to 15-13 and ...
  • AZ blows out Stanford: Highlights

    AZ blows out Stanford: Highlights

    Saturday, April 8 2017 11:21 PM EDT2017-04-09 03:21:33 GMT
    Coach Mike Candrea and the Arizona Wildcats won for the 23rd time in a row.  For complete highlights, please click on the icon above.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Just three teams in the last 13 seasons have started 38-1. The 2004 Arizona Wildcats, the 2012 Cal Bears and the 2017 Wildcats. In 2004, Arizona won its 40th game and went on to start the year 45-1, the best 46-game start in NCAA history. In 2012, the 38-1 Golden Bears lost to Arizona in the 40th game of ...
    Coach Mike Candrea and the Arizona Wildcats won for the 23rd time in a row.  For complete highlights, please click on the icon above.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Just three teams in the last 13 seasons have started 38-1. The 2004 Arizona Wildcats, the 2012 Cal Bears and the 2017 Wildcats. In 2004, Arizona won its 40th game and went on to start the year 45-1, the best 46-game start in NCAA history. In 2012, the 38-1 Golden Bears lost to Arizona in the 40th game of ...
  • Spieth makes move at the Masters; 4-way tie on top

    Spieth makes move at the Masters; 4-way tie on top

    Friday, April 7 2017 8:27 PM EDT2017-04-08 00:27:12 GMT
    As four players sit on top of the leaderboard at the Masters, here's more from the Associated Press: The 2015 Masters champion seemed out of contention after his opening 75, which included a quadruple-bogey 9 on the 15th hole. He was 10 shots behind leader Charley Hoffman and knew it would be an uphill climb to get back in the mix.      A day later, Spieth has cut his deficit by more than half. He had three birdies in his last six holes to shoot a 69 and move within fo...
    As four players sit on top of the leaderboard at the Masters, here's more from the Associated Press: The 2015 Masters champion seemed out of contention after his opening 75, which included a quadruple-bogey 9 on the 15th hole. He was 10 shots behind leader Charley Hoffman and knew it would be an uphill climb to get back in the mix.      A day later, Spieth has cut his deficit by more than half. He had three birdies in his last six holes to shoot a 69 and move within fo...
  • Surprise Leader At Day 1 Of The Masters

    Surprise Leader At Day 1 Of The Masters

    Friday, April 7 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-04-07 15:06:08 GMT

    There's a surprise leader at Day 1 of the Masters.  Here's a rundown from the Associated Press:  The Latest on the first round of the Masters on Thursday (Augusta, Georgia time).      7:40 p.m.      How tough were the conditions in the opening round of the Masters?      Only 11 players broke par Thursday.      Charley Hoffman shot a stunning 7-under 65, but he was in a league of his own with winds gusting close to ...

    There's a surprise leader at Day 1 of the Masters.  Here's a rundown from the Associated Press:  The Latest on the first round of the Masters on Thursday (Augusta, Georgia time).      7:40 p.m.      How tough were the conditions in the opening round of the Masters?      Only 11 players broke par Thursday.      Charley Hoffman shot a stunning 7-under 65, but he was in a league of his own with winds gusting close to ...

  • Kobi Simmons to enter NBA Draft and hire agent

    Kobi Simmons to enter NBA Draft and hire agent

    Thursday, April 6 2017 1:08 AM EDT2017-04-06 05:08:32 GMT

    According to a report from recruiting service Scout.com, Kobi Simmons is expected to enter the 2017 NBA Draft and sign with an agent, nullifying his NCAA eligibility.

    According to a report from recruiting service Scout.com, Kobi Simmons is expected to enter the 2017 NBA Draft and sign with an agent, nullifying his NCAA eligibility.

  • Report: Comanche to test draft waters

    Report: Comanche to test draft waters

    Thursday, April 6 2017 12:50 AM EDT2017-04-06 04:50:30 GMT

    According to a report from Scout.com, Arizona sophomore forward Chance Comanche put his name into the 2017 NBA Draft, but will not sign with an agent - leaving room for him to return after receiving a draft grade.

    According to a report from Scout.com, Arizona sophomore forward Chance Comanche put his name into the 2017 NBA Draft, but will not sign with an agent - leaving room for him to return after receiving a draft grade.

  • Reports: Arizona closing in on Romar as assistant

    Reports: Arizona closing in on Romar as assistant

    Wednesday, April 5 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-04-05 12:00:27 GMT

    According to a report from Scout.com's Josh Gershon, the Arizona Wildcats are closing in on replacing Associate head coach Joe Pasternack with former Washington Huskies head coach Lorenzo Romar.

    According to a report from Scout.com's Josh Gershon, the Arizona Wildcats are closing in on replacing Associate head coach Joe Pasternack with former Washington Huskies head coach Lorenzo Romar.

  • Arizona baseball crushes ASU 11-2

    Arizona baseball crushes ASU 11-2

    Wednesday, April 5 2017 2:44 AM EDT2017-04-05 06:44:31 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – JJ Matijevic hit two home runs and Cal Stevenson added a grand slam as Arizona beat in-state foe Arizona State 11-2 Tuesday night, in front of 4,644 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – JJ Matijevic hit two home runs and Cal Stevenson added a grand slam as Arizona beat in-state foe Arizona State 11-2 Tuesday night, in front of 4,644 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

  • Kadeem Allen signs with Young Money APAA Sports

    Kadeem Allen signs with Young Money APAA Sports

    Tuesday, April 4 2017 8:39 PM EDT2017-04-05 00:39:22 GMT

    Former Arizona Wildcat Kadeem Allen has signed with an agency before the 2017 NBA Draft.

    Former Arizona Wildcat Kadeem Allen has signed with an agency before the 2017 NBA Draft.

  • Mauga and Palomino win Pac-12 Weekly Awards

    Mauga and Palomino win Pac-12 Weekly Awards

    Tuesday, April 4 2017 8:09 PM EDT2017-04-05 00:09:05 GMT

    Arizona softball players Katiyana Mauga and Alyssa Palomino won Pac-12 weekly awards for the week of April 4.

    Arizona softball players Katiyana Mauga and Alyssa Palomino won Pac-12 weekly awards for the week of April 4.

  • Sweet 'redemption' for Tar Heels; players emotional after title win over Gonzaga

    Sweet 'redemption' for Tar Heels; players emotional after title win over Gonzaga

    Tuesday, April 4 2017 12:00 PM EDT2017-04-04 16:00:24 GMT

    After North Carolina knocked off Gonzaga 71-65 in the National Championship in Glendale, AZ the Zags players were quite emotional.   

    After North Carolina knocked off Gonzaga 71-65 in the National Championship in Glendale, AZ the Zags players were quite emotional.  

  • North Carolina players celebrate in Glendale; KVOA goes 1-on-1 with players from both teams

    North Carolina players celebrate in Glendale; KVOA goes 1-on-1 with players from both teams

    Tuesday, April 4 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-04-04 14:00:26 GMT

    After North Carolina knocked off Gonzaga in the National Championship game in Glendale, Arizona there was pure celebration and fiesta on the basketball court at University of Phoenix Stadium.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala had  1-on-1 interviews with players on both teams.  To see the story as-aired-on-KVOA, please click on icon above. Here's more with North Carolina players and coaches at the post-game press conference: THE MODERATOR: North Carolina has arrived. Unexpe...

    After North Carolina knocked off Gonzaga in the National Championship game in Glendale, Arizona there was pure celebration and fiesta on the basketball court at University of Phoenix Stadium.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala had  1-on-1 interviews with players on both teams.  To see the story as-aired-on-KVOA, please click on icon above. Here's more with North Carolina players and coaches at the post-game press conference: THE MODERATOR: North Carolina has arrived. Unexpe...

  • Former Pac-12 player who suited up vs. AZ now with Gonzaga in NCAA title game; KVOA's Paul Cicala reports

    Former Pac-12 player who suited up vs. AZ now with Gonzaga in NCAA title game; KVOA's Paul Cicala reports

    Monday, April 3 2017 5:00 PM EDT2017-04-03 21:00:24 GMT

    There are lots of West Coast & Pac-12 connections in Phoenix for the Final Four.  To see a story with a former player who suited up against the U of A (now with Gonzaga) gunning for a national title, please click on icon above.  

    There are lots of West Coast & Pac-12 connections in Phoenix for the Final Four.  To see a story with a former player who suited up against the U of A (now with Gonzaga) gunning for a national title, please click on icon above.  

  • Paul Cicala previews tonight's Gonzaga vs. North Carolina National Championship Game In Glendale, AZ

    Paul Cicala previews tonight's Gonzaga vs. North Carolina National Championship Game In Glendale, AZ

    Monday, April 3 2017 5:00 PM EDT2017-04-03 21:00:24 GMT

    The North Carolina Tar Heels are one of the premier programs in all of college basketball. The Heels have won five National Titles, and two under their current coach Roy Williams. Gonzaga has gone from unknown to one of the biggest names in college basketball, but until this season, had never made the Final Four. Mark Few and the Bulldogs broke through this season and look for the school's biggest win. Paul Cicala previews the game in the video above.

    The North Carolina Tar Heels are one of the premier programs in all of college basketball. The Heels have won five National Titles, and two under their current coach Roy Williams. Gonzaga has gone from unknown to one of the biggest names in college basketball, but until this season, had never made the Final Four. Mark Few and the Bulldogs broke through this season and look for the school's biggest win. Paul Cicala previews the game in the video above.

  • U of A fans still support Cats even as they cheer on Final Four teams in Phoenix

    U of A fans still support Cats even as they cheer on Final Four teams in Phoenix

    Monday, April 3 2017 1:56 PM EDT2017-04-03 17:56:59 GMT
    Many fans from Tucson are sad that Arizona didn't make it to the Final Four, but that's not stopping them from driving from the Old Pueblo to the Phoenix area to attend the Final Four.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala reports from Glendale, Arizona.  To see his report, please click on icon above.  
    Many fans from Tucson are sad that Arizona didn't make it to the Final Four, but that's not stopping them from driving from the Old Pueblo to the Phoenix area to attend the Final Four.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala reports from Glendale, Arizona.  To see his report, please click on icon above.  
  • UNC & Gonzaga get set for National Title talking "tradition". Is it "David vs. Goliath"?

    UNC & Gonzaga get set for National Title talking "tradition". Is it "David vs. Goliath"?

    Monday, April 3 2017 1:51 PM EDT2017-04-03 17:51:08 GMT
    Gonzaga & North Carolina face off tonight in Glendale, AZ for the national title game in college hoops.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala is there, and has more with the team's traditions, and ties to Arizona.  To see complete story, please click on icon above.   Here's are some quotes from Gonzaga players: Gonzaga Breakout Rooms April 2, 2017 Redshirt sophomore guard Josh Perkins On head coach Mark Few: “Coach Few is a guy I love on and off the court. Obviously...
    Gonzaga & North Carolina face off tonight in Glendale, AZ for the national title game in college hoops.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala is there, and has more with the team's traditions, and ties to Arizona.  To see complete story, please click on icon above.   Here's are some quotes from Gonzaga players: Gonzaga Breakout Rooms April 2, 2017 Redshirt sophomore guard Josh Perkins On head coach Mark Few: “Coach Few is a guy I love on and off the court. Obviously...
  • Gonzaga headed NCAA Title Game; Quotes From Zags

    Gonzaga headed NCAA Title Game; Quotes From Zags

    Sunday, April 2 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-04-02 17:00:15 GMT

    Here's a transcript of the post game press conference for Gonzaga after the Zags knocked of South Carolina in the Final Four: THE MODERATOR: We're joined by Gonzaga head coach Mark Few and student-athletes Przemek Karnowski, Zach Collins and Nigel Williams-Goss. Coach, if you could give us an opening statement. COACH FEW: I don't know that I could make a statement that would sum up, A, how I feel and, B, to describe that game. Man, just an awesome, awesome basketball game, with just...

    Here's a transcript of the post game press conference for Gonzaga after the Zags knocked of South Carolina in the Final Four: THE MODERATOR: We're joined by Gonzaga head coach Mark Few and student-athletes Przemek Karnowski, Zach Collins and Nigel Williams-Goss. Coach, if you could give us an opening statement. COACH FEW: I don't know that I could make a statement that would sum up, A, how I feel and, B, to describe that game. Man, just an awesome, awesome basketball game, with just...

  • After Win Over Oregon, UNC Has High Praise For Gonzaga

    After Win Over Oregon, UNC Has High Praise For Gonzaga

    Sunday, April 2 2017 11:34 AM EDT2017-04-02 15:34:06 GMT

    North Carolina advanced to the NCAA Championship game in the Phoenix area after a 77-76 win over Oregon. Here are some post-game quotes from UNC players and coaches after the big win in Glendale: THE MODERATOR: We're joined by North Carolina head coach Roy Williams and student-athletes Justin Jackson and Kennedy Meeks. Coach, an opening statement. COACH WILLIAMS: Okay. The thing that's easy to say and easy to understand, we're relieved. We feel very lucky. Feel very fortunate we're...

    North Carolina advanced to the NCAA Championship game in the Phoenix area after a 77-76 win over Oregon. Here are some post-game quotes from UNC players and coaches after the big win in Glendale: THE MODERATOR: We're joined by North Carolina head coach Roy Williams and student-athletes Justin Jackson and Kennedy Meeks. Coach, an opening statement. COACH WILLIAMS: Okay. The thing that's easy to say and easy to understand, we're relieved. We feel very lucky. Feel very fortunate we're...

  • Oregon players & coaches chime in from Glendale after Final Four loss to UNC

    Oregon players & coaches chime in from Glendale after Final Four loss to UNC

    Sunday, April 2 2017 10:12 AM EDT2017-04-02 14:12:07 GMT

    The Pac-12's Oregon Ducks came within 1 point of advancing to the NCAA National Championship game in hoops.  The Ducks would lose a heart-breaker 77-76 to North Carolina.  Here's more from the post-game press conference in Glendale, Arizona: THE MODERATOR: We're joined by Oregon head coach Dana Altman and student-athletes Casey Benson and Dylan Ennis. COACH ALTMAN: I thought both teams played really hard, which scrambled the game a little bit. Neither of us shot it very we...

    The Pac-12's Oregon Ducks came within 1 point of advancing to the NCAA National Championship game in hoops.  The Ducks would lose a heart-breaker 77-76 to North Carolina.  Here's more from the post-game press conference in Glendale, Arizona: THE MODERATOR: We're joined by Oregon head coach Dana Altman and student-athletes Casey Benson and Dylan Ennis. COACH ALTMAN: I thought both teams played really hard, which scrambled the game a little bit. Neither of us shot it very we...

  • "West Side Connection" at Final Four Today: Paul Cicala reports from Glendale

    "West Side Connection" at Final Four Today: Paul Cicala reports from Glendale

    Saturday, April 1 2017 5:40 PM EDT2017-04-01 21:40:39 GMT

    To see a story as-aired-on-NBC with a creative look at "West Side Connection" at Final Four please click on icon above. 

    To see a story as-aired-on-NBC with a creative look at "West Side Connection" at Final Four please click on icon above. 

  • KVOA's Ari Alexander Reports From Final Four In Phoenix

    KVOA's Ari Alexander Reports From Final Four In Phoenix

    Saturday, April 1 2017 5:39 PM EDT2017-04-01 21:39:04 GMT
    News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander is at the Final Four and will bring you complete coverage tonight in our 10 p.m. newscast.  To see some his report from downtown Phoenix at the Final Four, please click on the icon above. Here's more on the Final Four Matchups from the Associated Press:   The NCAA Tournament is ready to carve out its finalists from among the Final Four.      South Carolina, Gonzaga, Oregon and North Carolina are the last teams standing in a...
    News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander is at the Final Four and will bring you complete coverage tonight in our 10 p.m. newscast.  To see some his report from downtown Phoenix at the Final Four, please click on the icon above. Here's more on the Final Four Matchups from the Associated Press:   The NCAA Tournament is ready to carve out its finalists from among the Final Four.      South Carolina, Gonzaga, Oregon and North Carolina are the last teams standing in a...
  • Univ. of South Carolina address media at Final Four in Phoenix

    Univ. of South Carolina address media at Final Four in Phoenix

    Friday, March 31 2017 6:00 PM EDT2017-03-31 22:00:58 GMT
    The University of South Carolina took the podium at the Friday festivities for the Final Four in Phoenix.  News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander will have more from the Final Four in our home state at 5,6 and 10 p.m. For now, here's more from the University of South Carolina's press conference as the Gamecocks prep for Gonzaga on Saturday: THE MODERATOR: We're joined by South Carolina head coach Frank Martin. Questions? Q. Frank, Duane has been, I think, a very underrated defende...
    The University of South Carolina took the podium at the Friday festivities for the Final Four in Phoenix.  News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander will have more from the Final Four in our home state at 5,6 and 10 p.m. For now, here's more from the University of South Carolina's press conference as the Gamecocks prep for Gonzaga on Saturday: THE MODERATOR: We're joined by South Carolina head coach Frank Martin. Questions? Q. Frank, Duane has been, I think, a very underrated defende...
  • Arizona softball sweeps Grand Canyon at home

    Arizona softball sweeps Grand Canyon at home

    Thursday, March 30 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-03-30 12:00:33 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Fourth-ranked Arizona swept a doubleheader with Grand Canyon on Wednesday evening, downing the Antelopes 6-2 and 13-0 (5 inn.) at Hillenbrand Stadium.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Fourth-ranked Arizona swept a doubleheader with Grand Canyon on Wednesday evening, downing the Antelopes 6-2 and 13-0 (5 inn.) at Hillenbrand Stadium.

  • Arizona ranked #8 in all-time AP basketball poll

    Arizona ranked #8 in all-time AP basketball poll

    Thursday, March 30 2017 2:26 AM EDT2017-03-30 06:26:47 GMT

    A cumulative poll released by the Associated Press Wednesday shows Arizona ranked #8, based on the amount of times the Wildcats have showed up in the AP Poll, and their placement.

    A cumulative poll released by the Associated Press Wednesday shows Arizona ranked #8, based on the amount of times the Wildcats have showed up in the AP Poll, and their placement.

  • Wildcat baseball team snaps losing streak with home win over GCU

    Wildcat baseball team snaps losing streak with home win over GCU

    Thursday, March 30 2017 2:10 AM EDT2017-03-30 06:10:34 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Landon Faulkner pitched 4 1/3 perfect innings Wednesday night to lift the Arizona Wildcats to a tight 3-2 win over Grand Canyon in front of 2,516 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Landon Faulkner pitched 4 1/3 perfect innings Wednesday night to lift the Arizona Wildcats to a tight 3-2 win over Grand Canyon in front of 2,516 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

  • U of A Pitcher Danielle O'Toole Named USA Player Of Week After No-Hitter

    U of A Pitcher Danielle O'Toole Named USA Player Of Week After No-Hitter

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 1:16 AM EDT2017-03-29 05:16:39 GMT

    After Daniello O'Toole threw a no hitter and pitched a complete-game shutout in another game against nationally ranked Washington, she's now receiving high honors -again-.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Senior left-handed pitcher Danielle O'Toole was named NFCA National Pitcher of the Week, USA Softball Player of the Week and Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week following her dominant weekend vs. Washington. O'Toole threw her first career no-hitter in an eight-strikeout masterpiece...

    After Daniello O'Toole threw a no hitter and pitched a complete-game shutout in another game against nationally ranked Washington, she's now receiving high honors -again-.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Senior left-handed pitcher Danielle O'Toole was named NFCA National Pitcher of the Week, USA Softball Player of the Week and Pac-12 Pitcher of the Week following her dominant weekend vs. Washington. O'Toole threw her first career no-hitter in an eight-strikeout masterpiece...

  • UA Freshman Lauri Markkanen's answer to question: "Now what?" NBA? Stay In College?

    UA Freshman Lauri Markkanen's answer to question: "Now what?" NBA? Stay In College?

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-03-28 14:04:06 GMT

    What did Lauri Markkanen say when asked "What next"?  

    What did Lauri Markkanen say when asked "What next"?  

  • Arizona hires BJ Denker as staff analyst

    Arizona hires BJ Denker as staff analyst

    Monday, March 27 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-03-27 12:00:30 GMT

    According to a tweet from BJ Denker, the former Arizona quarterback is returning to Tucson to take a job on staff with the Wildcats.

    According to a tweet from BJ Denker, the former Arizona quarterback is returning to Tucson to take a job on staff with the Wildcats.

  • Candrea wins 1500th game as Arizona sweeps Washington

    Candrea wins 1500th game as Arizona sweeps Washington

    Sunday, March 26 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-03-27 01:08:39 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Head coach Mike Candrea entered the season 32 victories shy of 1,500 for his illustrious career at Arizona.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Head coach Mike Candrea entered the season 32 victories shy of 1,500 for his illustrious career at Arizona.

  • Sean Miller's brother Archie hired as Indiana coach

    Sean Miller's brother Archie hired as Indiana coach

    Sunday, March 26 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-03-26 14:00:21 GMT

    Indiana has hired Archie Miller as its new coach.

    Indiana has hired Archie Miller as its new coach.

  • #5 Arizona softball mercy-rules #6 Washington

    #5 Arizona softball mercy-rules #6 Washington

    Saturday, March 25 2017 9:16 PM EDT2017-03-26 01:16:25 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- One day after Danielle O'Toole threw a no-hitter, it was Arizona's offense that stole the show in a 12-0, mercy-shortened victory to help the fifth-ranked Wildcats clinch the series vs. No. 6 Washington.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- One day after Danielle O'Toole threw a no-hitter, it was Arizona's offense that stole the show in a 12-0, mercy-shortened victory to help the fifth-ranked Wildcats clinch the series vs. No. 6 Washington.

  • O'Toole throws a no-hitter in Arizona softball win

    O'Toole throws a no-hitter in Arizona softball win

    Saturday, March 25 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-03-25 14:00:22 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Danielle O'Toole threw her first career no-hitter in a 3-0 Arizona win.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Danielle O'Toole threw her first career no-hitter in a 3-0 Arizona win.

  • Arizona's leading scorer has leading shoe collection

    Arizona's leading scorer has leading shoe collection

    Thursday, March 23 2017 6:14 PM EDT2017-03-23 22:14:50 GMT

    Arizona sophomore guard Allonzo Trier leads the Wildcats in scoring, but he may lead the NCAA in shoes. WATCH the story above:

    Arizona sophomore guard Allonzo Trier leads the Wildcats in scoring, but he may lead the NCAA in shoes. WATCH the story above:

  • As Cats Gear Up For Xavier Parker Jackson Cartwright Talks About Sweet 16 Rematch

    As Cats Gear Up For Xavier Parker Jackson Cartwright Talks About Sweet 16 Rematch

    Thursday, March 23 2017 1:00 PM EDT2017-03-23 17:00:21 GMT

    As the Cats inch closer to tipoff for the Sweet 16 rematch between Arizona and Xavier, U of A Guard Parker Jackson Cartwright talks about the tremendous respect players have for their opponent! To see story, please click on icon above. Here's more on the matchup from Arizona Athletics: ------- Arizona is in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament for 18th time in program history and the fifth time in the last seven seasons. UA is 10-7 in the round of 16 in program history with a mark ...

    As the Cats inch closer to tipoff for the Sweet 16 rematch between Arizona and Xavier, U of A Guard Parker Jackson Cartwright talks about the tremendous respect players have for their opponent! To see story, please click on icon above. Here's more on the matchup from Arizona Athletics: ------- Arizona is in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament for 18th time in program history and the fifth time in the last seven seasons. UA is 10-7 in the round of 16 in program history with a mark ...

  • Arizona prepares for Xavier in the Sweet 16

    Arizona prepares for Xavier in the Sweet 16

    Thursday, March 23 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-03-23 12:00:28 GMT

    The 2-seed Arizona Wildcats will face the 11-seed Xavier Musketeers in the Sweet 16 in San Jose Thursday at 7:09 p.m. on TBS. News 4 Tucson Sports director Paul Cicala reports from San Jose.

    The 2-seed Arizona Wildcats will face the 11-seed Xavier Musketeers in the Sweet 16 in San Jose Thursday at 7:09 p.m. on TBS. News 4 Tucson Sports director Paul Cicala reports from San Jose.

  • NCAA's: Flashing back to 2015 Sweet 16 when Arizona played Coach Sean Miller's old school Xavier

    NCAA's: Flashing back to 2015 Sweet 16 when Arizona played Coach Sean Miller's old school Xavier

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 3:04 PM EDT2017-03-22 19:04:08 GMT

    Click on icon above to see what Sean Miller said about Xavier at the last NCAA Tournament the two took part in. 

    Click on icon above to see what Sean Miller said about Xavier at the last NCAA Tournament the two took part in. 

  • Re-living the Dec. 3 matchup between Arizona & Gonzaga as NCAA tournament continues

    Re-living the Dec. 3 matchup between Arizona & Gonzaga as NCAA tournament continues

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 6:43 PM EDT2017-03-21 22:43:10 GMT
    Many of the "experts" predicted the Final 8 would be comprised of #2 seed Arizona and #1 seed Gonzaga! - That'd be a rematch of a December 3rd game in which Arizona lost to the Zags. If you'd like to "re-live" the game, here's the Associate Press Article that described the Arizona loss:  Przemek Karnowski scored 18 points and No. 8 Gonzaga defeated 16th-ranked Arizona 69-62 on Saturday in the inaugural Hoophall LA doubleheader at Staples Center.   ...
    Many of the "experts" predicted the Final 8 would be comprised of #2 seed Arizona and #1 seed Gonzaga! - That'd be a rematch of a December 3rd game in which Arizona lost to the Zags. If you'd like to "re-live" the game, here's the Associate Press Article that described the Arizona loss:  Przemek Karnowski scored 18 points and No. 8 Gonzaga defeated 16th-ranked Arizona 69-62 on Saturday in the inaugural Hoophall LA doubleheader at Staples Center.   ...
  • Pueblo baseball players volunteer at Tucson Conquistadores Classic PGA Champions Tour

    Pueblo baseball players volunteer at Tucson Conquistadores Classic PGA Champions Tour

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-03-21 14:04:04 GMT

    A group of teens from Pueblo High School got the chance to volunteer at the Tucson Conquistadores Classic. The Tucson Conquistadores have been instrumental in helping Pueblo High School through donations for a vandalized gym, among other things.  To hear from these Pueblo baseball players on the satisfaction they get from helping others, and to see some highlights from the exciting final round of the Conquistadores Classic, please click on icon above. 

    A group of teens from Pueblo High School got the chance to volunteer at the Tucson Conquistadores Classic. The Tucson Conquistadores have been instrumental in helping Pueblo High School through donations for a vandalized gym, among other things.  To hear from these Pueblo baseball players on the satisfaction they get from helping others, and to see some highlights from the exciting final round of the Conquistadores Classic, please click on icon above. 

  • Tucson Bicycling Classic A Big Success

    Tucson Bicycling Classic A Big Success

    Tuesday, March 21 2017 9:00 AM EDT2017-03-21 13:00:19 GMT

    The 31st Annual Tucson Bicycling Classic was a huge success yet another year.   Tucson resident and former national champion Travis McCabe (United Health Care pro team) won the weekend's final. In the Pro Women’s field, Kristi Lay (Rally Cycling pro team) broke away early on and won by 7:36 over the main field in their 45 mile race. Other key facts about the annual race: -The Tucson Bicycle Classic generates over $850,000 into the local economy every year. -Has do...

    The 31st Annual Tucson Bicycling Classic was a huge success yet another year.   Tucson resident and former national champion Travis McCabe (United Health Care pro team) won the weekend's final. In the Pro Women’s field, Kristi Lay (Rally Cycling pro team) broke away early on and won by 7:36 over the main field in their 45 mile race. Other key facts about the annual race: -The Tucson Bicycle Classic generates over $850,000 into the local economy every year. -Has do...

  • Cats discuss Sweet 16 matchup vs. Xavier

    Cats discuss Sweet 16 matchup vs. Xavier

    Monday, March 20 2017 12:16 PM EDT2017-03-20 16:16:08 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats are headed to the Sweet 16 again, and are set to take on Coach Sean Miller's old team Xavier.  To hear U of A player reactions and their mindset heading into the Sweet 16, please click on the icon above. 

    The Arizona Wildcats are headed to the Sweet 16 again, and are set to take on Coach Sean Miller's old team Xavier.  To hear U of A player reactions and their mindset heading into the Sweet 16, please click on the icon above. 

  • Tucson Conquistadores Classic Ends In Dramatic Fashion On Hole 18

    Tucson Conquistadores Classic Ends In Dramatic Fashion On Hole 18

    Monday, March 20 2017 2:14 AM EDT2017-03-20 06:14:40 GMT

    There was a dramatic finish at the Tucson Conquistadores Classic with two players (Tom Lehmnan & Steve Stricker) going into Hole 18 tied up. News 4 Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala will have complete highlights of the entertaining, final round on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.  For now, here's an article from the Associated Press (and the Final Leaderboard compliments of PGA.ORG below) --------------------- Tom Lehman took advantage of senior newcomer Steve Stricker's late mis...

    There was a dramatic finish at the Tucson Conquistadores Classic with two players (Tom Lehmnan & Steve Stricker) going into Hole 18 tied up. News 4 Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala will have complete highlights of the entertaining, final round on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.  For now, here's an article from the Associated Press (and the Final Leaderboard compliments of PGA.ORG below) --------------------- Tom Lehman took advantage of senior newcomer Steve Stricker's late mis...

  • Stricker leads midway through final round (today, Sunday) at Conquistadores Classic

    Stricker leads midway through final round (today, Sunday) at Conquistadores Classic

    Sunday, March 19 2017 5:00 PM EDT2017-03-19 21:00:05 GMT

    Day two of the Tucson Conquistadores Classic is in the books, and Steven Stricker set a tournament course record today as he established a commanding leading heading into Sunday's final round.  Meanwhile, thousands of fans turned out to the Omni Tucson National to check out some of the best golfers of all time live and in the flesh.  In addition, an Army veteran got the dream of a lifetime by getting to shadow PGA greats for 18 holes. TO SEE THAT STORY, CLICK HERE. Here's a...

    Day two of the Tucson Conquistadores Classic is in the books, and Steven Stricker set a tournament course record today as he established a commanding leading heading into Sunday's final round.  Meanwhile, thousands of fans turned out to the Omni Tucson National to check out some of the best golfers of all time live and in the flesh.  In addition, an Army veteran got the dream of a lifetime by getting to shadow PGA greats for 18 holes. TO SEE THAT STORY, CLICK HERE. Here's a...

  • Army Veteran's Dream Comes True At Tucson Conquistadores Classic As He Gets To Shadow PGA Great

    Army Veteran's Dream Comes True At Tucson Conquistadores Classic As He Gets To Shadow PGA Great

    Sunday, March 19 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-03-19 20:57:47 GMT

    Here's a story that'll get your patriotic blood flowing: An Army veteran gets the opportunity of a lifetime, and is selected to shadow alongside PGA greats in the 1st round of the Tucson Conquistadores Classic.  To see inspiring story as-aired-on News 4 Tucson (NBC), please click on icon above. 

    Here's a story that'll get your patriotic blood flowing: An Army veteran gets the opportunity of a lifetime, and is selected to shadow alongside PGA greats in the 1st round of the Tucson Conquistadores Classic.  To see inspiring story as-aired-on News 4 Tucson (NBC), please click on icon above. 

  • Arizona comes up with a win over St. Mary's & advances to Sweet 16

    Arizona comes up with a win over St. Mary's & advances to Sweet 16

    Sunday, March 19 2017 2:00 PM EDT2017-03-19 18:00:17 GMT

    In the second round of the NCAA tournament the #2 seed Arizona Wildcats struggled mightily in the first half against 7-seed St. Mary's.  Arizona would trail by double figures, but, rallied to cut the deficit to one point as the half ended.   Freshman Rawle Alkins injured his finger early, and didn't return until the end of the first half. Still, his defense would spark Arizona.  There'd be multiple lead changes, but, in the end, the Wildcats hit their free throws (at ...

    In the second round of the NCAA tournament the #2 seed Arizona Wildcats struggled mightily in the first half against 7-seed St. Mary's.  Arizona would trail by double figures, but, rallied to cut the deficit to one point as the half ended.   Freshman Rawle Alkins injured his finger early, and didn't return until the end of the first half. Still, his defense would spark Arizona.  There'd be multiple lead changes, but, in the end, the Wildcats hit their free throws (at ...

  • Larry Mize talks about PGA win in Tucson & his love for the Old Pueblo; Paul Cicala goes 1-on-1 with former Masters Winner at Tucson Conquistadores Classic

    Larry Mize talks about PGA win in Tucson & his love for the Old Pueblo; Paul Cicala goes 1-on-1 with former Masters Winner at Tucson Conquistadores Classic

    Saturday, March 18 2017 11:16 PM EDT2017-03-19 03:16:21 GMT
    Larry Mize has some fond thoughts of the Old Pueblo.  He's won PGA events here twice.   He's currently in 43rd place heading into Sunday's final round of the Tucson Conquistadores Classic, but still has taken the time to go 1-on-1 with News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala.  Here's more from Saturday's coverage as-seen-on News 4 Tucson 
    Larry Mize has some fond thoughts of the Old Pueblo.  He's won PGA events here twice.   He's currently in 43rd place heading into Sunday's final round of the Tucson Conquistadores Classic, but still has taken the time to go 1-on-1 with News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala.  Here's more from Saturday's coverage as-seen-on News 4 Tucson 
  • Ari Alexander reports alongside Cats as they prep for St. Mary's in Round of 32

    Ari Alexander reports alongside Cats as they prep for St. Mary's in Round of 32

    Saturday, March 18 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-03-18 21:56:26 GMT

    News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander is in Salt Lake City with the Arizona Wildcats. To see his reports alongside Zona players, including locker room interviews, click on the icon above. 

    News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander is in Salt Lake City with the Arizona Wildcats. To see his reports alongside Zona players, including locker room interviews, click on the icon above. 

  • Were the younger U of A players "nervous" in NCAA's? Ari Alexander reports from Salt Lake City

    Were the younger U of A players "nervous" in NCAA's? Ari Alexander reports from Salt Lake City

    Saturday, March 18 2017 5:54 PM EDT2017-03-18 21:54:27 GMT

    News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander gets up, close & personal with Arizona basketball players in locker room interviews in Salt Lake City. To see his story, please click on icon above. 

    News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander gets up, close & personal with Arizona basketball players in locker room interviews in Salt Lake City. To see his story, please click on icon above. 

  • Fred Couples On Top At Tucson Conquistadores Classic After Day 1

    Fred Couples On Top At Tucson Conquistadores Classic After Day 1

    Friday, March 17 2017 10:29 PM EDT2017-03-18 02:29:40 GMT
    Day 1 is in the books at the Tucson Conquistadores Classic, & Fred Couples is on top of the leaderboard at -8.  Here's more from the PGA's website: 1 -- Fred Couples -8 F -8 65 -- -- 65 1 1 -- T2 -- Tom Lehman -7 F -7 66 -- -- 66 12 84 72 T2 -- Jeff Maggert -7 F* -7 66 -- -- 66 4 ...
    Day 1 is in the books at the Tucson Conquistadores Classic, & Fred Couples is on top of the leaderboard at -8.  Here's more from the PGA's website: 1 -- Fred Couples -8 F -8 65 -- -- 65 1 1 -- T2 -- Tom Lehman -7 F -7 66 -- -- 66 12 84 72 T2 -- Jeff Maggert -7 F* -7 66 -- -- 66 4 ...
  • After Zona win over North Dakota, Wildcats Chime In on NCAA's, Ari Alexander reports from Salt Lake City

    After Zona win over North Dakota, Wildcats Chime In on NCAA's, Ari Alexander reports from Salt Lake City

    Friday, March 17 2017 10:17 AM EDT2017-03-17 14:17:03 GMT

    It was business as usual for the Arizona Wildcat's after an 18-point win to open up the NCAA tournament.  The Cats knocked off 15-seed North Dakota and will take on Saint Mary's on Saturday in the Round of 32.  Ari Alexander is in Salt Lake City alongside the Wildcats.  To see some of their post-game reaction, please click on the icon above.  Here's more from the Associated Press: Arizona's freshman combination of Lauri Markkanen and Rawle Alkins didn't act their...

    It was business as usual for the Arizona Wildcat's after an 18-point win to open up the NCAA tournament.  The Cats knocked off 15-seed North Dakota and will take on Saint Mary's on Saturday in the Round of 32.  Ari Alexander is in Salt Lake City alongside the Wildcats.  To see some of their post-game reaction, please click on the icon above.  Here's more from the Associated Press: Arizona's freshman combination of Lauri Markkanen and Rawle Alkins didn't act their...

  • Rich Rod teams up with former UA football coach Mike Stoops at Pro Am of Tucson Conquistadores Classic

    Rich Rod teams up with former UA football coach Mike Stoops at Pro Am of Tucson Conquistadores Classic

    Friday, March 17 2017 10:09 AM EDT2017-03-17 14:09:02 GMT

    In Day two of the Tucson Conquistadores Pro Am, Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez teamed up with a former U of A coach Mike Stoops.   They'd golf along side PGA Champions Tour standout Scott Verplank.  Others in the group included Mike Teufel and Tucson & Nogales businessman Humberto Lopez.  To see highlights, please click icon above. 

    In Day two of the Tucson Conquistadores Pro Am, Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez teamed up with a former U of A coach Mike Stoops.   They'd golf along side PGA Champions Tour standout Scott Verplank.  Others in the group included Mike Teufel and Tucson & Nogales businessman Humberto Lopez.  To see highlights, please click icon above. 

  • Arizona holds off North Dakota for 100-82 win in NCAA tournament

    Arizona holds off North Dakota for 100-82 win in NCAA tournament

    Friday, March 17 2017 12:34 AM EDT2017-03-17 04:34:59 GMT
    Arizona is marching to the 2nd round of the NCAA tournament after the 100-82 victory over North Dakota.  Next up for Arizona?  -Saint Mary's on Saturday.  Ari Alexander will have more with the Wildcats from Salt Lake City, and Paul Cicala will bring you complete highlights on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m. 
    Arizona is marching to the 2nd round of the NCAA tournament after the 100-82 victory over North Dakota.  Next up for Arizona?  -Saint Mary's on Saturday.  Ari Alexander will have more with the Wildcats from Salt Lake City, and Paul Cicala will bring you complete highlights on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m. 
  • Arizona leads by double digits at halftime in NCAA tournament game vs. North Dakota

    Arizona leads by double digits at halftime in NCAA tournament game vs. North Dakota

    Thursday, March 16 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-03-17 03:46:32 GMT

    We are at halftime of the NCAA tournament showdown between 2-seed Arizona and 15-seed North Dakota.  Arizona leads 53-37. . The Arizona Wildcats started off fairly slow in the first half, allowing North Dakota to have a lead as late as 7 minutes into the game.  However, after a 3-pointer from Parker Jackson-Cartwright, the Wildcats took a 14-12 lead with 13:26 to play and haven't relinquished the advantage since. Lauri Markkanen is leading the Wildcats with 16 points and 6...

    We are at halftime of the NCAA tournament showdown between 2-seed Arizona and 15-seed North Dakota.  Arizona leads 53-37. . The Arizona Wildcats started off fairly slow in the first half, allowing North Dakota to have a lead as late as 7 minutes into the game.  However, after a 3-pointer from Parker Jackson-Cartwright, the Wildcats took a 14-12 lead with 13:26 to play and haven't relinquished the advantage since. Lauri Markkanen is leading the Wildcats with 16 points and 6...

  • Pro Am Day 1 At Tucson Conquistadores Classic With PGA Star Flair

    Pro Am Day 1 At Tucson Conquistadores Classic With PGA Star Flair

    Thursday, March 16 2017 9:56 PM EDT2017-03-17 01:56:21 GMT

    Day one of the "Jose Cuervo Pro Am" was a success at the Tucson Conquistadores Classic.  Thursday will be "day two", while the tournament itself begins on Friday and lasts through Sunday at the Omni Tucson National. To see complete highlights, please click on icon above.

    Day one of the "Jose Cuervo Pro Am" was a success at the Tucson Conquistadores Classic.  Thursday will be "day two", while the tournament itself begins on Friday and lasts through Sunday at the Omni Tucson National. To see complete highlights, please click on icon above.

  • Ari Alexander reports alongside Cats right before NCAA tipoff in Salt Lake City

    Ari Alexander reports alongside Cats right before NCAA tipoff in Salt Lake City

    Thursday, March 16 2017 9:55 PM EDT2017-03-17 01:55:05 GMT
    To see Ari's report from Salt Lake City, please click on icon above.
    To see Ari's report from Salt Lake City, please click on icon above.
  • Miller praises freshman as Cats ready for N. Dakota; Ari Alexander reports from Salt Lake City

    Miller praises freshman as Cats ready for N. Dakota; Ari Alexander reports from Salt Lake City

    Thursday, March 16 2017 6:33 PM EDT2017-03-16 22:33:54 GMT

     To see Ari Alexander's reports alongside the Cats, please click on icon above. 

     To see Ari Alexander's reports alongside the Cats, please click on icon above. 

  • Cats have eye on N. Dakota tonight while grateful for being in West; Ari Alexander reports from Salt Lake City at NCAA's

    Cats have eye on N. Dakota tonight while grateful for being in West; Ari Alexander reports from Salt Lake City at NCAA's

    Thursday, March 16 2017 2:56 PM EDT2017-03-16 18:56:37 GMT
    2-seed Arizona tips off tonight in the NCAA tournament around 6:40 p.m. against 15-seed North Dakota.   Coach Miller and the Wildcats say they are thrilled to be playing in "Pac-12 Country" in the West Regional.  News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander is reporting from Salt Lake City, and has more with the Cats. Please click on icon above to see his reports.
    2-seed Arizona tips off tonight in the NCAA tournament around 6:40 p.m. against 15-seed North Dakota.   Coach Miller and the Wildcats say they are thrilled to be playing in "Pac-12 Country" in the West Regional.  News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander is reporting from Salt Lake City, and has more with the Cats. Please click on icon above to see his reports.
  • NCAA Tourney: Cats Hope To Learn From 1993 2-seed that lost to 15-seed Santa Clara

    NCAA Tourney: Cats Hope To Learn From 1993 2-seed that lost to 15-seed Santa Clara

    Thursday, March 16 2017 9:29 AM EDT2017-03-16 13:29:02 GMT

    The pain still haunts former Arizona players like Joseph Blair, Damon Stoudamire, Ed Stokes, Chris Mills, Khalid Reeves and many more: As a 2-seed in 1993, the Arizona Wildcats were stunned in the first round of the NCAA tournament by 15-seed Santa Clara.  It's a loss that still brings pain to the most die-hard of U of A fans.  Yes, I admit it as well!  

    The pain still haunts former Arizona players like Joseph Blair, Damon Stoudamire, Ed Stokes, Chris Mills, Khalid Reeves and many more: As a 2-seed in 1993, the Arizona Wildcats were stunned in the first round of the NCAA tournament by 15-seed Santa Clara.  It's a loss that still brings pain to the most die-hard of U of A fans.  Yes, I admit it as well!  

  • Creative Look At Arizona's potential opponents (and cities they'll play in) en route to Final Four; Fan guide for following Cats

    Creative Look At Arizona's potential opponents (and cities they'll play in) en route to Final Four; Fan guide for following Cats

    Thursday, March 16 2017 9:02 AM EDT2017-03-16 13:02:08 GMT

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats are thrilled to remain in the West for the Pac-12 tournament.  Here's a "Tek Net" with a creative look at where the Cats could play in the NCAA tournament and against -who- en route to a potential Final Four in Phoenix. Here's more from Arizona Athletics on getting tickets and following the Cats to Salt Lake City and beyond:  Current Wildcat Club members and/or 2016-17 men’s basketball season ticket holders have th...

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats are thrilled to remain in the West for the Pac-12 tournament.  Here's a "Tek Net" with a creative look at where the Cats could play in the NCAA tournament and against -who- en route to a potential Final Four in Phoenix. Here's more from Arizona Athletics on getting tickets and following the Cats to Salt Lake City and beyond:  Current Wildcat Club members and/or 2016-17 men’s basketball season ticket holders have th...

  • Arizona lands in Salt Lake for NCAA's; News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander reports alongside Cats

    Arizona lands in Salt Lake for NCAA's; News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander reports alongside Cats

    Thursday, March 16 2017 1:11 AM EDT2017-03-16 05:11:45 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats hit the practice courts for the first time since arriving to the NCAA Tournament in Salt Lake City, and had some interesting things to say about the big dance.  News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander has more from Northern Utah. Please click on the icon above to see more with the Cats.

    The Arizona Wildcats hit the practice courts for the first time since arriving to the NCAA Tournament in Salt Lake City, and had some interesting things to say about the big dance.  News 4 Tucson's Ari Alexander has more from Northern Utah. Please click on the icon above to see more with the Cats.

  • Masters Winner Ready To Play in Tucson Conquistadores Classic

    Masters Winner Ready To Play in Tucson Conquistadores Classic

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 7:46 PM EDT2017-03-15 23:46:29 GMT
    The Tucson Conquistadores Classic gets underway on Friday, with the Jose Cuervo Pro-Am continuing through Thursday.  Here's more from the Omni Tucson National as-seen-on News 4 Tucson (please click on icon above).
    The Tucson Conquistadores Classic gets underway on Friday, with the Jose Cuervo Pro-Am continuing through Thursday.  Here's more from the Omni Tucson National as-seen-on News 4 Tucson (please click on icon above).
  • UA Guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright talks about influence of family & fans as Cats continue post-season play

    UA Guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright talks about influence of family & fans as Cats continue post-season play

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 1:17 AM EDT2017-03-14 05:17:39 GMT

    With the Arizona Wildcats getting a 2-seed in the Western Regionals of the NCAA tournament, Arizona players like Parker Jackson-Cartwright are happy it'll be closer and more convenient for friends and family.  Here's more with Parker Jackson-Cartwright. 

    With the Arizona Wildcats getting a 2-seed in the Western Regionals of the NCAA tournament, Arizona players like Parker Jackson-Cartwright are happy it'll be closer and more convenient for friends and family.  Here's more with Parker Jackson-Cartwright. 

  • Sean Miller talks about Cats being thrilled to stay in West Region of NCAA Tournament

    Sean Miller talks about Cats being thrilled to stay in West Region of NCAA Tournament

    Monday, March 13 2017 5:06 PM EDT2017-03-13 21:06:05 GMT
    If the Arizona Wildcats can advance through the NCAA Tournament to the Final Four, they -won't- even have to leave "Pac-12 Country".  The first two rounds are in Salt Lake City (where the Cats travel to play Utah regularly).  The Sweet 16 and Elite 8 are in San Jose, CA (the Cats travel frequently to the Bay area for games against Cal and Stanford).  The Final Four is in U of A's home state of Arizona (Phoenix area).    To hear more from Sean Miller...
    If the Arizona Wildcats can advance through the NCAA Tournament to the Final Four, they -won't- even have to leave "Pac-12 Country".  The first two rounds are in Salt Lake City (where the Cats travel to play Utah regularly).  The Sweet 16 and Elite 8 are in San Jose, CA (the Cats travel frequently to the Bay area for games against Cal and Stanford).  The Final Four is in U of A's home state of Arizona (Phoenix area).    To hear more from Sean Miller...
  • Paul Cicala catches up with Sean Miller as the Cats scout N.Dakota & the NCAA's

    Paul Cicala catches up with Sean Miller as the Cats scout N.Dakota & the NCAA's

    Monday, March 13 2017 4:45 PM EDT2017-03-13 20:45:15 GMT
    Arizona Coach Sean Miller is saying the Wildcats are excited to take on a tough North Dakota squad in the NCAA tournament.  He has nothing, but respect for a team that won its conference regular season title -and- conference tournament championship.  To hear more from Coach Sean Miller as the Wildcats head to the NCAA tournament, please click on icon above. 
    Arizona Coach Sean Miller is saying the Wildcats are excited to take on a tough North Dakota squad in the NCAA tournament.  He has nothing, but respect for a team that won its conference regular season title -and- conference tournament championship.  To hear more from Coach Sean Miller as the Wildcats head to the NCAA tournament, please click on icon above. 
  • Arizona baseball wins high scoring affair to sweep Hartford

    Arizona baseball wins high scoring affair to sweep Hartford

    Monday, March 13 2017 2:35 AM EDT2017-03-13 06:35:13 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats saw their bats stay hot Sunday afternoon in the series finale with Hartford, topping the Hawks 17-13 in front of 2,619 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats saw their bats stay hot Sunday afternoon in the series finale with Hartford, topping the Hawks 17-13 in front of 2,619 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

  • Arizona softball sweeps two games in California

    Arizona softball sweeps two games in California

    Monday, March 13 2017 2:25 AM EDT2017-03-13 06:25:48 GMT

    LOS ANGELES -- Danielle O'Toole (one-hitter) and Taylor McQuillin (two-hitter) threw shutouts and Arizona swept Sunday's action at the CSUN/LMU Tournament, 10-0 over Loyola Marymount and 5-0 over Bryant.

    LOS ANGELES -- Danielle O'Toole (one-hitter) and Taylor McQuillin (two-hitter) threw shutouts and Arizona swept Sunday's action at the CSUN/LMU Tournament, 10-0 over Loyola Marymount and 5-0 over Bryant.

  • After Pac-12 Tournament Title, Zona waits for NCAA tournament brackets & potential #1 or #2 seed

    After Pac-12 Tournament Title, Zona waits for NCAA tournament brackets & potential #1 or #2 seed

    Sunday, March 12 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-03-12 19:53:01 GMT
    After beating 5th ranked Oregon in the championship game of the Pac-12 Tournament, Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats are waiting to see where they'll end up in the NCAA tournament.  Many "bracketology" reports have the Cats as high as a #1 seed in the West region.  Others have Gonzaga as the #1 seed in the West with U of A as a #2 seed.   News 4 Tucson at 5:30 p.m. & 10 p.m. will have in-depth coverage of the NCAA tournament fate of Arizona. &nbs...
    After beating 5th ranked Oregon in the championship game of the Pac-12 Tournament, Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats are waiting to see where they'll end up in the NCAA tournament.  Many "bracketology" reports have the Cats as high as a #1 seed in the West region.  Others have Gonzaga as the #1 seed in the West with U of A as a #2 seed.   News 4 Tucson at 5:30 p.m. & 10 p.m. will have in-depth coverage of the NCAA tournament fate of Arizona. &nbs...
  • Arizona beats Oregon, wins Pac-12 Tournament Championship

    Arizona beats Oregon, wins Pac-12 Tournament Championship

    Sunday, March 12 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-03-12 14:00:19 GMT

    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Allonzo Trier scored 23 points and hit four free throws in the final 17 seconds, helping No. 7 Arizona outlast No. 5 Oregon 83-80 on Saturday night in the Pac-12 Tournament championship game.

    LAS VEGAS (AP) - Allonzo Trier scored 23 points and hit four free throws in the final 17 seconds, helping No. 7 Arizona outlast No. 5 Oregon 83-80 on Saturday night in the Pac-12 Tournament championship game.

  • Wildcats put up 21 runs in win over Hartford

    Wildcats put up 21 runs in win over Hartford

    Saturday, March 11 2017 12:46 AM EST2017-03-11 05:46:55 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Alfonso Rivas hit his second career home run, JC Cloney picked up his fourth win in four starts and the Arizona Wildcats scored a season high in runs Friday night, topping Hartford 21-5 in front of 2,861 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Alfonso Rivas hit his second career home run, JC Cloney picked up his fourth win in four starts and the Arizona Wildcats scored a season high in runs Friday night, topping Hartford 21-5 in front of 2,861 fans at Hi Corbett Field.

  • Sir Veza’s and Hope Matters make march matter for breast cancer

    Sir Veza’s and Hope Matters make march matter for breast cancer

    Friday, March 10 2017 11:14 AM EST2017-03-10 16:14:01 GMT

    You may remember Ray Flores from a KVOA segment on his family's El Charro-inspired restaurant at the MGM "Hecho En Vegas" during the Pac-12 Tournament a few years ago.  And, now, he cancer-survivor continues to support U of A athletics while also helping out the Tucson community.  Here's more from Floresconcepts.com on a nifty NCAA tournament promotion that also helps those stricken with cancer: Ray Flores, founder of Sir Veza’s Kitchen & Kantina based i...

    You may remember Ray Flores from a KVOA segment on his family's El Charro-inspired restaurant at the MGM "Hecho En Vegas" during the Pac-12 Tournament a few years ago.  And, now, he cancer-survivor continues to support U of A athletics while also helping out the Tucson community.  Here's more from Floresconcepts.com on a nifty NCAA tournament promotion that also helps those stricken with cancer: Ray Flores, founder of Sir Veza’s Kitchen & Kantina based i...

  • Rawle Alkins has big game as UA beats Colorado in Pac-12 Tournament Quarterfinals

    Rawle Alkins has big game as UA beats Colorado in Pac-12 Tournament Quarterfinals

    Friday, March 10 2017 9:17 AM EST2017-03-10 14:17:07 GMT

         Arizona extended a halftime lead of just one to double digits in the second half against Colorado and won the quarterfinals showdown in the Pac-12 tournament by       Freshman Rawle Alkins had a breakout game, scoring all of his 15 points in the second half, and igniting an early rally to help the Cats pull away from the Buffaloes.      Seventh-ranked Arizona trailed early in the first half against Colorado, but the Cats wou...

         Arizona extended a halftime lead of just one to double digits in the second half against Colorado and won the quarterfinals showdown in the Pac-12 tournament by       Freshman Rawle Alkins had a breakout game, scoring all of his 15 points in the second half, and igniting an early rally to help the Cats pull away from the Buffaloes.      Seventh-ranked Arizona trailed early in the first half against Colorado, but the Cats wou...

  • With Pac-12 Ticket Prices So High, Tucsonans bring Vegas To The Old Pueblo As They Cheer On U of A

    With Pac-12 Ticket Prices So High, Tucsonans bring Vegas To The Old Pueblo As They Cheer On U of A

    Friday, March 10 2017 12:58 AM EST2017-03-10 05:58:31 GMT

    The average ticket price for the semi final games at the Pac-12 tournament average $239 dollars per ticket (with the Cheapest seats in the nose bleed section going for $76!) For that reason, one Tucson family who's been "priced out" thought to themselves:"Heck with it!  Let's bring the Pac-12 Tourney and Vegas TO TUCSON!"    Thomas Bejarano, who's gone with his family to the Pac-12 Tournament every year since it's been in Las Vegas, said this ...

    The average ticket price for the semi final games at the Pac-12 tournament average $239 dollars per ticket (with the Cheapest seats in the nose bleed section going for $76!) For that reason, one Tucson family who's been "priced out" thought to themselves:"Heck with it!  Let's bring the Pac-12 Tourney and Vegas TO TUCSON!"    Thomas Bejarano, who's gone with his family to the Pac-12 Tournament every year since it's been in Las Vegas, said this ...

  • Arizona leads Colorado by just one point at halftime in Pac-12 Tournament

    Arizona leads Colorado by just one point at halftime in Pac-12 Tournament

    Thursday, March 9 2017 9:59 PM EST2017-03-10 02:59:59 GMT

    Seventh-ranked Arizona trailed early in the first half against Colorado in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 tournament, but the Cats would go on a 15-3 run to take the lead and get a little breathing room.

    Seventh-ranked Arizona trailed early in the first half against Colorado in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 tournament, but the Cats would go on a 15-3 run to take the lead and get a little breathing room.

  • Arizona lands highly rated recruit for 2018

    Arizona lands highly rated recruit for 2018

    Thursday, March 9 2017 5:41 PM EST2017-03-09 22:41:40 GMT
    The Arizona Wildcats received a verbal commitment from 6-foot-8 small forward Emmanuel Akot, of Utah on Thursday. Akot is rated as one of the top 30 prospects for the Class of 2018 by most recruiting services, and is either a four-star or five-star recruit, depending on the service. Akot is Arizona's first commitment for the class of 2018. Akot held offers from schools like Louisville and Oregon.
    The Arizona Wildcats received a verbal commitment from 6-foot-8 small forward Emmanuel Akot, of Utah on Thursday. Akot is rated as one of the top 30 prospects for the Class of 2018 by most recruiting services, and is either a four-star or five-star recruit, depending on the service. Akot is Arizona's first commitment for the class of 2018. Akot held offers from schools like Louisville and Oregon.
  • Arizona will face Colorado in Pac-12 Tournament; WSU Falls To Buffalo

    Arizona will face Colorado in Pac-12 Tournament; WSU Falls To Buffalo

    Thursday, March 9 2017 11:39 AM EST2017-03-09 16:39:08 GMT

    Arizona now knows who it will face in the Pac-12 Tournament on Thursday -- Colorado.  

    Arizona now knows who it will face in the Pac-12 Tournament on Thursday -- Colorado.   Here's more from the Pac-12 Communications staff on the big win for Colorado over Washington State: Derrick White scored 17 of his 26 points in the second half, Xavier Johnson added 19 and Colorado rallied from a shaky first half to beat Washington State 73-63 Wednesday night in the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament. Colorado (19-13) got off to a miserable start at both ends as Washington ...

  • So. Arizona Chapter of the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame Honoring Tucson-Area Scholar Athletes

    So. Arizona Chapter of the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame Honoring Tucson-Area Scholar Athletes

    Thursday, March 9 2017 11:00 AM EST2017-03-09 16:00:13 GMT

    Once again, the So. Arizona Chapter of the National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame is honoring high school football players from the Tucson-area.  Here's more from the NFF: TUCSON, ARIZONA (March 2, 2017) -  The Southern Arizona Chapter of the National Football Foundation and  College Hall of Fame (NFF-CHOF) is pleased to announce the 2017 Scholar-Athlete Award Recipients.  The 2017 Scholar-Athlete Honorees are: Cullen Drenkhahn&nbs...

    Once again, the So. Arizona Chapter of the National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame is honoring high school football players from the Tucson-area.  Here's more from the NFF: TUCSON, ARIZONA (March 2, 2017) -  The Southern Arizona Chapter of the National Football Foundation and  College Hall of Fame (NFF-CHOF) is pleased to announce the 2017 Scholar-Athlete Award Recipients.  The 2017 Scholar-Athlete Honorees are: Cullen Drenkhahn&nbs...

  • Number 7 Zona arrives to Las Vegas; Info on Pac-12 Tournament

    Number 7 Zona arrives to Las Vegas; Info on Pac-12 Tournament

    Thursday, March 9 2017 10:07 AM EST2017-03-09 15:07:09 GMT

    Every year about this time the Las Vegas strip is fludded by a sea of Arizona Wildcat Red!  Thousands of fans make the trip from Tucson, Arizona to Las Vegas to cheer on the Cats in the Pac-12 Tournament. Here's more (from a fan's perspective) on the Pac-12 tourney, compliments of Arizona Athletics: THE TOURNAMENT Arizona Men's Basketball will travel to Las Vegas to compete for the Pac-12 Tournament Conference Crown. Competition will begin on March 8 for the first round, and t...

    Every year about this time the Las Vegas strip is fludded by a sea of Arizona Wildcat Red!  Thousands of fans make the trip from Tucson, Arizona to Las Vegas to cheer on the Cats in the Pac-12 Tournament. Here's more (from a fan's perspective) on the Pac-12 tourney, compliments of Arizona Athletics: THE TOURNAMENT Arizona Men's Basketball will travel to Las Vegas to compete for the Pac-12 Tournament Conference Crown. Competition will begin on March 8 for the first round, and t...

  • Tucson Conquistadores Classic Coming Next Week; Millions of Dollars Raised For Old Pueblo Charities

    Tucson Conquistadores Classic Coming Next Week; Millions of Dollars Raised For Old Pueblo Charities

    Thursday, March 9 2017 1:33 AM EST2017-03-09 06:33:38 GMT

    The Tucson Conquistadores Classic begins next week.   Here's more from the PGA TOUR Chamions communications department: SHEET & SCHEDULE   2017 TUCSON CONQUISTADORES CLASSIC   TOURNAMENT INFORMATION   The PGA TOUR Champions brings together the stars and legends of the game. Over 350 PGA TOUR victories and more than 70 major championships are represented by PGA TOUR Champions players. The best part is the players put on a great show, interact with fans and cre...

    The Tucson Conquistadores Classic begins next week.   Here's more from the PGA TOUR Chamions communications department: SHEET & SCHEDULE   2017 TUCSON CONQUISTADORES CLASSIC   TOURNAMENT INFORMATION   The PGA TOUR Champions brings together the stars and legends of the game. Over 350 PGA TOUR victories and more than 70 major championships are represented by PGA TOUR Champions players. The best part is the players put on a great show, interact with fans and cre...

  • #6 Cats Finish Texas Swing With Loss to 9th ranked Texas Tech

    #6 Cats Finish Texas Swing With Loss to 9th ranked Texas Tech

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 9:00 AM EST2017-03-08 14:00:24 GMT

    Arizona ended it's road swing with a showdown between top ten teams in Lubbock.  Unfortunately, 6th ranked Arizona lost to #9 Texas Tech.  Here's more form Arizona Athletics: – The Arizona Wildcats wrapped up their four-game Texas road trip Tuesday night at Texas Tech, falling to the Red Raiders 13-1 at Rip Griffin Park. The Red Raiders scored their first five runs of the game with two outs and had eight two-out RBI total in the win over the Wildcats. Arizona, meanwh...

    Arizona ended it's road swing with a showdown between top ten teams in Lubbock.  Unfortunately, 6th ranked Arizona lost to #9 Texas Tech.  Here's more form Arizona Athletics: – The Arizona Wildcats wrapped up their four-game Texas road trip Tuesday night at Texas Tech, falling to the Red Raiders 13-1 at Rip Griffin Park. The Red Raiders scored their first five runs of the game with two outs and had eight two-out RBI total in the win over the Wildcats. Arizona, meanwh...

  • UA coach Miller discusses Markkanen slump, chemistry before Pac-12 Tournament

    UA coach Miller discusses Markkanen slump, chemistry before Pac-12 Tournament

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 8:09 AM EST2017-03-08 13:09:02 GMT

    Arizona Coach Sean Miller talked about team chemistry heading into the Pac-12 Tournament. 

    Arizona Coach Sean Miller talked about team chemistry heading into the Pac-12 Tournament. 

  • Special Olympics Golf At Rio Hosted By Tucson Conquistadores Classic

    Special Olympics Golf At Rio Hosted By Tucson Conquistadores Classic

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 9:02 AM EST2017-03-07 14:02:08 GMT

    Around 400 athletes took part in a Special Olympics golf camp at the Trini Alvarez El Rio Golf Course.  The event was hosted by the First Tee of Tucson, and 2017 Tucson Conquistadores Classic. There are two special events at The First Tee Tucson next week on Monday, March 6 and  Tuesday, March 7. The First Tee is located at El Rio Golf Course,  Here's more to look forward to from the communications staff at the 2017 Tucson Conquistadores Classic. Tuesday, M...

    Around 400 athletes took part in a Special Olympics golf camp at the Trini Alvarez El Rio Golf Course.  The event was hosted by the First Tee of Tucson, and 2017 Tucson Conquistadores Classic. There are two special events at The First Tee Tucson next week on Monday, March 6 and  Tuesday, March 7. The First Tee is located at El Rio Golf Course,  Here's more to look forward to from the communications staff at the 2017 Tucson Conquistadores Classic. Tuesday, M...

  • 2-seed Arizona gears up for Pac-12 Tournament

    2-seed Arizona gears up for Pac-12 Tournament

    Monday, March 6 2017 10:10 PM EST2017-03-07 03:10:20 GMT
    After the win over rival ASU, 7th ranked Arizona clinched a share of the Pac-12 title with Oregon.  Arizona is a #2 seed in the Pac-12 tournament and won't suit up until Thursday evening.  The Wildcats will take on the winner of Wednesday's Washington State vs. Colorado game.   Here's more from the Pac-12: Wed., March 8 Session 1 Game 1: No. 8 ARIZONA STATE vs. No. 9 STANFORD, 12:00 p.m. PT, Pac-12 Network Game 2: No. 5 CALIFORNIA vs. No. 12 OREGON STATE, 2:30 p....
    After the win over rival ASU, 7th ranked Arizona clinched a share of the Pac-12 title with Oregon.  Arizona is a #2 seed in the Pac-12 tournament and won't suit up until Thursday evening.  The Wildcats will take on the winner of Wednesday's Washington State vs. Colorado game.   Here's more from the Pac-12: Wed., March 8 Session 1 Game 1: No. 8 ARIZONA STATE vs. No. 9 STANFORD, 12:00 p.m. PT, Pac-12 Network Game 2: No. 5 CALIFORNIA vs. No. 12 OREGON STATE, 2:30 p....
  • Noah Jefferson commits to Arizona

    Noah Jefferson commits to Arizona

    Monday, March 6 2017 7:00 AM EST2017-03-06 12:00:32 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats landed a big commitment Sunday from a 6-foot-6, 315 pound defensive tackle. Noah Jefferson transferred from USC in late November, and according to a tweet from Jefferson, will play for the Wildcats.

    The Arizona Wildcats landed a big commitment Sunday from a 6-foot-6, 315 pound defensive tackle. Noah Jefferson transferred from USC in late November, and according to a tweet from Jefferson, will play for the Wildcats.

  • Report: Arizona to hire Brian Knorr as special teams coach

    Report: Arizona to hire Brian Knorr as special teams coach

    Sunday, March 5 2017 11:45 PM EST2017-03-06 04:45:15 GMT

    According to a report from FootballScoop.com, Arizona is expected to hire Ohio State quality control coach Brian Knorr as special teams coordinator.

    According to a report from FootballScoop.com, Arizona is expected to hire Ohio State quality control coach Brian Knorr as special teams coordinator.

  • Wildcats softball team clinches series win over Texas with Mauga walk-off double

    Wildcats softball team clinches series win over Texas with Mauga walk-off double

    Sunday, March 5 2017 9:00 AM EST2017-03-05 14:00:17 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Katiyana Mauga hit a two-out, two-strike RBI double to right center field to score Mandie Perez and send Arizona home walkoff winners for the first time in 2017.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- Katiyana Mauga hit a two-out, two-strike RBI double to right center field to score Mandie Perez and send Arizona home walkoff winners for the first time in 2017.

  • Arizona baseball walks off against Oklahoma State

    Arizona baseball walks off against Oklahoma State

    Sunday, March 5 2017 9:00 AM EST2017-03-05 14:00:17 GMT

    FRISCO, Texas – Cal Stevenson doubled to deep centerfield with two outs to score pinch-runner Matt Fraizer and give the Arizona Wildcats a 10-9 walk-off win over Oklahoma State in the team’s second game of the Frisco Classic at Dr. Pepper Ballpark.

    FRISCO, Texas – Cal Stevenson doubled to deep centerfield with two outs to score pinch-runner Matt Fraizer and give the Arizona Wildcats a 10-9 walk-off win over Oklahoma State in the team’s second game of the Frisco Classic at Dr. Pepper Ballpark.

  • Arizona beats ASU in Tempe, wins share of Pac-12 Championship

    Arizona beats ASU in Tempe, wins share of Pac-12 Championship

    Saturday, March 4 2017 11:08 PM EST2017-03-05 04:08:08 GMT

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - The Wildcats found ways to fight through setbacks all during the regular season and could not have asked for a better finish: With a win over their biggest rival and at least a share of the Pac-12 title.

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - The Wildcats found ways to fight through setbacks all during the regular season and could not have asked for a better finish: With a win over their biggest rival and at least a share of the Pac-12 title.

  • Former U of A standout Lance Briggs bringing charity fundraiser to So. Arizona this weekend

    Former U of A standout Lance Briggs bringing charity fundraiser to So. Arizona this weekend

    Friday, March 3 2017 7:13 PM EST2017-03-04 00:13:16 GMT

    The Briggs4Kidz Foundation was established by UofA's very own Linebacker Lance Briggs, a 12-year veteran of the NFL's Chicago Bears Football Team. Lance Briggs continues to give back to Tucson youth by providing a one-day fundamentals, non-contact football camp, and now has created a celebrity golf tournament to raise more money to give back to local charities in Tucson. This year's charity golf tournament will be held at the Torres Blancas golf course in Green Valley on Saturday, Ma...

    The Briggs4Kidz Foundation was established by UofA's very own Linebacker Lance Briggs, a 12-year veteran of the NFL's Chicago Bears Football Team. Lance Briggs continues to give back to Tucson youth by providing a one-day fundamentals, non-contact football camp, and now has created a celebrity golf tournament to raise more money to give back to local charities in Tucson. This year's charity golf tournament will be held at the Torres Blancas golf course in Green Valley on Saturday, Ma...

  • In-depth coverage: UA introduces Dave Heeke as new athletic director

    In-depth coverage: UA introduces Dave Heeke as new athletic director

    Thursday, March 2 2017 10:15 PM EST2017-03-03 03:15:43 GMT

    The University of Arizona is set to officially introduce its newest athletic director on Thursday at 11 a.m.  

    The University of Arizona is set to officially introduce its newest athletic director on Thursday at 11 a.m.  

  • Limited Edition Bobblehead for U of A's 1997 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship Released

    Limited Edition Bobblehead for U of A's 1997 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship Released

    Thursday, March 2 2017 9:46 PM EST2017-03-03 02:46:43 GMT

    This morning (March 1, 2017), the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum released the Arizona Wildcats Men’s Basketball National Championship bobblehead.  Here's the press release below (in addition to some "fun facts" on the 1997 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champs - the Univ. of Arizona!: (You can find pictures of the bobblehead here ) Arizona Wildcats – 1997 NCAA Men’s Basketball National Champions In the Nationa...

    This morning (March 1, 2017), the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum released the Arizona Wildcats Men’s Basketball National Championship bobblehead.  Here's the press release below (in addition to some "fun facts" on the 1997 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champs - the Univ. of Arizona!: (You can find pictures of the bobblehead here ) Arizona Wildcats – 1997 NCAA Men’s Basketball National Champions In the Nationa...

  • 30 Prizes in 30 Days Returning For U of A Football Ticket Purchasers

    30 Prizes in 30 Days Returning For U of A Football Ticket Purchasers

    Wednesday, March 1 2017 9:02 AM EST2017-03-01 14:02:08 GMT

    Spring Drills are in full swing for the Arizona Wildcat football team (ending on March 31st).  Meanwhile, the U of A is upping its efforts to get season ticket holders to renew soon.  And, they're offering some big incentives.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Athletics department is excited to launch its annual “30 Prizes in 30 Days” contest for football season ticket holders and Wildcat Club members. Each day throughout the month of March, ...

    Spring Drills are in full swing for the Arizona Wildcat football team (ending on March 31st).  Meanwhile, the U of A is upping its efforts to get season ticket holders to renew soon.  And, they're offering some big incentives.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Athletics department is excited to launch its annual “30 Prizes in 30 Days” contest for football season ticket holders and Wildcat Club members. Each day throughout the month of March, ...

  • Meet Arizona Football's new wide receivers coach: Theron Aych

    Meet Arizona Football's new wide receivers coach: Theron Aych

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 6:38 PM EST2017-02-28 23:38:48 GMT

    As of Tuesday, the Wildcats have just 11 spring practices left, so new wide receivers coach Theron Aych will have to learn very quickly on the job.

    As of Tuesday, the Wildcats have just 11 spring practices left, so new wide receivers coach Theron Aych will have to learn very quickly on the job.

  • Sean Miller talks about his son's championship game run with Salpointe

    Sean Miller talks about his son's championship game run with Salpointe

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 10:03 AM EST2017-02-28 15:03:03 GMT

    At U of A basketball coach Sean Miller's weekly press conference, he took the time to chat about his son's amazing run with Salpointe High School to the state championship game.  Guard Cameron Miller and Salpointe fell just short of a state title in the loss to Shadow Mountain High. 

    At U of A basketball coach Sean Miller's weekly press conference, he took the time to chat about his son's amazing run with Salpointe High School to the state championship game.  Guard Cameron Miller and Salpointe fell just short of a state title in the loss to Shadow Mountain High. 

  • Senior Kadeem Allen hopes to go out as a winner during his last run with the Cats

    Senior Kadeem Allen hopes to go out as a winner during his last run with the Cats

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 8:07 AM EST2017-02-28 13:07:04 GMT

    Guard Kadeem Allen is the only senior on the University of Arizona basketball squad and hopes he can close out his career with a strong post-season run.  He was honored after the game against UCLA at a "Senior night" celebration. We have more, as-seen on KVOA News 4 Tucson right here. 

    Guard Kadeem Allen is the only senior on the University of Arizona basketball squad and hopes he can close out his career with a strong post-season run.  He was honored after the game against UCLA at a "Senior night" celebration. We have more, as-seen on KVOA News 4 Tucson right here. 

  • So. AZ cowgirls/cowboys who placed at Fiesta De Los Vaqueros Tucson Rodeo

    So. AZ cowgirls/cowboys who placed at Fiesta De Los Vaqueros Tucson Rodeo

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 8:02 AM EST2017-02-28 13:02:10 GMT

    A number of Tucson-area cowgirls and cowboys take part in the Fiesta De Los Vaqueros Tucson rodeo every year.   Here's a list of those with Tucson-ties who placed: FIESTA DE LOS VAQUEROS TUCSON RODEO  Team roping champions:  1, Erich Rogers, Round Rock, Ariz., and Cory Petska, Marana, Ariz., posted 12.7 seconds in 2 runs earning $7,196 each.  Tie-down roper Joseph Parsons, Marana, Ariz., finished 5th for the week with a 22.1 on two runs, collecting $2,999 f...

    A number of Tucson-area cowgirls and cowboys take part in the Fiesta De Los Vaqueros Tucson rodeo every year.   Here's a list of those with Tucson-ties who placed: FIESTA DE LOS VAQUEROS TUCSON RODEO  Team roping champions:  1, Erich Rogers, Round Rock, Ariz., and Cory Petska, Marana, Ariz., posted 12.7 seconds in 2 runs earning $7,196 each.  Tie-down roper Joseph Parsons, Marana, Ariz., finished 5th for the week with a 22.1 on two runs, collecting $2,999 f...

  • Pima College Athletic Schedule For Week

    Pima College Athletic Schedule For Week

    Monday, February 27 2017 6:55 PM EST2017-02-27 23:55:03 GMT

    As provided by Pima Community College, here's the schedule for the week for sports on the West Campus: The basketball teams will host their final regular season games on Tuesday against Arizona Western College at the West Campus. Both teams will recognize their sophomores at halftime of their respected games. The women play at 5:30 p.m. and the men follow at 7:30 p.m. ATHLETIC EVENTS CALENDAR February 27 – March 5, 2017 “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligen...

    As provided by Pima Community College, here's the schedule for the week for sports on the West Campus: The basketball teams will host their final regular season games on Tuesday against Arizona Western College at the West Campus. Both teams will recognize their sophomores at halftime of their respected games. The women play at 5:30 p.m. and the men follow at 7:30 p.m. ATHLETIC EVENTS CALENDAR February 27 – March 5, 2017 “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligen...

  • Arizona football recruit to become first openly gay division 1 football player

    Arizona football recruit to become first openly gay division 1 football player

    Monday, February 27 2017 6:54 PM EST2017-02-27 23:54:06 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats football program is about to be part of history. Three-star defensive end My-King Johnson, one of Arizona's top 2017 recruits, is openly gay.

    The Arizona Wildcats football program is about to be part of history. Three-star defensive end My-King Johnson, one of Arizona's top 2017 recruits, is openly gay.

  • Arizona baseball stays undefeated with 7-run rally in 7th inning

    Arizona baseball stays undefeated with 7-run rally in 7th inning

    Monday, February 27 2017 7:00 AM EST2017-02-27 12:00:32 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats erased a deficit for the fourth straight game and topped McNeese State 12-5 Sunday afternoon to complete a four-game sweep of the Cowboys at Hi Corbett Field.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Arizona Wildcats erased a deficit for the fourth straight game and topped McNeese State 12-5 Sunday afternoon to complete a four-game sweep of the Cowboys at Hi Corbett Field.

  • No. 5 UCLA takes down No. 4 Arizona at McKale Center

    No. 5 UCLA takes down No. 4 Arizona at McKale Center

    Sunday, February 26 2017 9:00 AM EST2017-02-26 14:00:12 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Thomas Welsh scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half and No. 5 UCLA dominated the offensive boards to beat No. 4 Arizona 77-72 in a Pac-12 showdown Saturday night.

    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Thomas Welsh scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half and No. 5 UCLA dominated the offensive boards to beat No. 4 Arizona 77-72 in a Pac-12 showdown Saturday night.

  • UPDATE: Arizona names Dave Heeke Athletic Director

    UPDATE: Arizona names Dave Heeke Athletic Director

    Saturday, February 25 2017 7:19 PM EST2017-02-26 00:19:19 GMT

    The University of Arizona has officially named Heeke as Athletic Director,

    The University of Arizona has officially named Heeke as Athletic Director,

  • "ESPN College GameDay" broadcasting in Tucson for U of A vs. UCLA game (Saturday broadcast)

    "ESPN College GameDay" broadcasting in Tucson for U of A vs. UCLA game (Saturday broadcast)

    Saturday, February 25 2017 10:02 AM EST2017-02-25 15:02:05 GMT
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    College basketball's biggest show is coming to the Old Pueblo again as #4 Arizona is set to duke it out with #5 UCLA in a key Pac-12 showdown.  As explained by station officials, it's week 6 of ESPN College GameDay Covered by State Farm. The show will originate from the McKale Memorial Center, site of the Saturday Primetime presented by AT&T matchup between No. 4 Arizona vs. No. 5 UCLA (ESPN, 6:16 p.m.) on Saturday, Feb. 25. College GameDay airs at ...

    College basketball's biggest show is coming to the Old Pueblo again as #4 Arizona is set to duke it out with #5 UCLA in a key Pac-12 showdown.  As explained by station officials, it's week 6 of ESPN College GameDay Covered by State Farm. The show will originate from the McKale Memorial Center, site of the Saturday Primetime presented by AT&T matchup between No. 4 Arizona vs. No. 5 UCLA (ESPN, 6:16 p.m.) on Saturday, Feb. 25. College GameDay airs at ...

  • From MLS soccer, to Rodeo, to UCLA vs. UofA Showdown, it's an action-packed sports weekend for all

    From MLS soccer, to Rodeo, to UCLA vs. UofA Showdown, it's an action-packed sports weekend for all

    Friday, February 24 2017 10:59 PM EST2017-02-25 03:59:16 GMT
    When it comes to sports and entertainment, the last weekend of February is always action-packed here in Tucson.  There are lots of options for you and your family.   Here's a complete list of some fun "sporting things to do"! ESPN GAMEDAY IN TUCSON NCAA MEN’S BASKETBALL Saturday #4 U of A hosts #5 UCLA Tipoff at 6:15 p.m. at McKale Center NCAA WOMEN’S BASKETBALL Sunday U of A hosts USC Tipoff at 2 p.m at McKale Center Tucson Roadrunners ...
    When it comes to sports and entertainment, the last weekend of February is always action-packed here in Tucson.  There are lots of options for you and your family.   Here's a complete list of some fun "sporting things to do"! ESPN GAMEDAY IN TUCSON NCAA MEN’S BASKETBALL Saturday #4 U of A hosts #5 UCLA Tipoff at 6:15 p.m. at McKale Center NCAA WOMEN’S BASKETBALL Sunday U of A hosts USC Tipoff at 2 p.m at McKale Center Tucson Roadrunners ...
  • #4 Zona comes back from 9 down to beat USC in Hoops; Sets up showdown with #5 UCLA on Saturday

    #4 Zona comes back from 9 down to beat USC in Hoops; Sets up showdown with #5 UCLA on Saturday

    Friday, February 24 2017 10:02 AM EST2017-02-24 15:02:07 GMT

    You couldn't blame the 4th ranked Arizona Wildcats if they were looking ahead to Saturday's mega showdown against 5th ranked UCLA.  However, Coach Sean Miller and the Cats avoided that by taking a commanding lead in the second half against USC and cruising to the 13-point victory. Here's more from the Associated Press: ------------ Allonzo Trier scored a season-high 25 points, including four 3-pointers, and No. 4 Arizona beat USC 90-77 on Thursday night to stay alone atop the ...

    You couldn't blame the 4th ranked Arizona Wildcats if they were looking ahead to Saturday's mega showdown against 5th ranked UCLA.  However, Coach Sean Miller and the Cats avoided that by taking a commanding lead in the second half against USC and cruising to the 13-point victory. Here's more from the Associated Press: ------------ Allonzo Trier scored a season-high 25 points, including four 3-pointers, and No. 4 Arizona beat USC 90-77 on Thursday night to stay alone atop the ...

  • Arizona Baseball team hopes to stay unbeaten in weekend home stand

    Arizona Baseball team hopes to stay unbeaten in weekend home stand

    Friday, February 24 2017 10:02 AM EST2017-02-24 15:02:06 GMT

    Coach Jay Johnson and the U of A baseball team are hoping to keep their undefeated streak alive in a weekend homestand against McNeese State.  It all begins on Friday. Here's more from Arizona's Athletic staff: --------- Leading Off... •  Arizona and McNeese State will meet for the first time ever this weekend in a four-game series at Hi Corbett. The teams will play a pair of night games and a pair of day games. •  Senior left-hander JC Cloney will start ...

    Coach Jay Johnson and the U of A baseball team are hoping to keep their undefeated streak alive in a weekend homestand against McNeese State.  It all begins on Friday. Here's more from Arizona's Athletic staff: --------- Leading Off... •  Arizona and McNeese State will meet for the first time ever this weekend in a four-game series at Hi Corbett. The teams will play a pair of night games and a pair of day games. •  Senior left-hander JC Cloney will start ...

  • U of A softball moves to 13-0 after wins over Louisville & BYU in Palm Springs

    U of A softball moves to 13-0 after wins over Louisville & BYU in Palm Springs

    Friday, February 24 2017 9:04 AM EST2017-02-24 14:04:09 GMT

    Coach Candrea and the Arizona Wildcat softball team has stayed unbeaten after -day 1- in Palm Springs.   The Cats are now 15-0. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Danielle O'Toole pitched 10 scoreless innings, Mo Mercado went 4-for-4 with four RBI and Arizona swept day 1 of the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic on Thursday morning. Ninth-ranked Arizona (13-0) defeated Louisville 5-3 in the early game before run-ruling 23rd-ranked BYU 9-0 in six innings. Game 1: #9 Arizona 5, ...

    Coach Candrea and the Arizona Wildcat softball team has stayed unbeaten after -day 1- in Palm Springs.   The Cats are now 15-0. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Danielle O'Toole pitched 10 scoreless innings, Mo Mercado went 4-for-4 with four RBI and Arizona swept day 1 of the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic on Thursday morning. Ninth-ranked Arizona (13-0) defeated Louisville 5-3 in the early game before run-ruling 23rd-ranked BYU 9-0 in six innings. Game 1: #9 Arizona 5, ...

  • Last MLS games in Tucson headline weekend of soccer fun at Kino Sports Complex

    Last MLS games in Tucson headline weekend of soccer fun at Kino Sports Complex

    Friday, February 24 2017 8:00 AM EST2017-02-24 13:00:26 GMT

    Don't forget, Major League soccer pre-season comes to an end this weekend here in Tucson at the Kino Sports Complex!  The championship game of the Desert Diamond Cup will go down at 6 p.m. (featuring the Houston Dynamo vs. Colorado Rapids).  Earlier games include: New England Revolution vs New York Red Bulls, 1 p.m. Sporting Kansas City vs New York City FC, 3:30 p.m. Here's more from the FC Tucson communications staff: ------- For the sixth consecutive year, the Desert ...

    Don't forget, Major League soccer pre-season comes to an end this weekend here in Tucson at the Kino Sports Complex!  The championship game of the Desert Diamond Cup will go down at 6 p.m. (featuring the Houston Dynamo vs. Colorado Rapids).  Earlier games include: New England Revolution vs New York Red Bulls, 1 p.m. Sporting Kansas City vs New York City FC, 3:30 p.m. Here's more from the FC Tucson communications staff: ------- For the sixth consecutive year, the Desert ...

  • Kobi Simmons Talks About Cats' Matchup With USC Tonight & ESPN Gameday In Tucson

    Kobi Simmons Talks About Cats' Matchup With USC Tonight & ESPN Gameday In Tucson

    Thursday, February 23 2017 7:39 PM EST2017-02-24 00:39:46 GMT

    4th ranked Arizona is knows it cannot overlook an upstate USC squad at McKale Center on Thursday.  On Saturday, #5 UCLA matches up against the Cats' in a showdown being hosted by ESPN Gameday.   

    4th ranked Arizona is knows it cannot overlook an upstate USC squad at McKale Center on Thursday.  On Saturday, #5 UCLA matches up against the Cats' in a showdown being hosted by ESPN Gameday.   

  • AZ football team scrambles for recruits after "de-commit"

    AZ football team scrambles for recruits after "de-commit"

    Wednesday, December 7 2016 6:31 PM EST2016-12-07 23:31:15 GMT
    When four-star athlete Greg Johnson publicized his de-commitment from the Wildcats football team over the past weekend, running back Nathan Tilford instantly became the highest-rated recruit in Arizona’s 2017 recruiting class. Arizona is hopeful Tilford won’t follow down Johnson’s path since the Rivals.com four-star recruit will be visiting the Arizona campus this weekend as the headliner in a weekend of visitors for the Wildcats. Tilford is prized as one of the mo...
    When four-star athlete Greg Johnson publicized his de-commitment from the Wildcats football team over the past weekend, running back Nathan Tilford instantly became the highest-rated recruit in Arizona’s 2017 recruiting class. Arizona is hopeful Tilford won’t follow down Johnson’s path since the Rivals.com four-star recruit will be visiting the Arizona campus this weekend as the headliner in a weekend of visitors for the Wildcats. Tilford is prized as one of the mo...
  • Report: Nebraska to poach DB Coach Donte Williams from Arizona

    Report: Nebraska to poach DB Coach Donte Williams from Arizona

    Friday, December 2 2016 9:19 PM EST2016-12-03 02:19:54 GMT

    The Nebraska football program reportedly will be hiring Arizona assistant coach Donte Williams to fill the staff vacancy created after the program dismissed Bruce Read as their special teams coach.

    The Nebraska football program reportedly will be hiring Arizona assistant coach Donte Williams to fill the staff vacancy created after the program dismissed Bruce Read as their special teams coach.

  • Arizona volleyball beats Cleveland State, advances to second round

    Arizona volleyball beats Cleveland State, advances to second round

    Friday, December 2 2016 9:08 PM EST2016-12-03 02:08:12 GMT

    The Arizona volleyball team beat Cleveland State in three sets in the first round of the NCAA Tournament to advance to the second round on Friday in East Lansing, Mich.

    The Arizona volleyball team beat Cleveland State in three sets in the first round of the NCAA Tournament to advance to the second round on Friday in East Lansing, Mich.

  • List Tucson High Schools & National Signing Day / U of A & Pima College Commits

    List Tucson High Schools & National Signing Day / U of A & Pima College Commits

    Wednesday, November 9 2016 7:25 PM EST2016-11-10 00:25:01 GMT
    National Signing Day is a very special, unique day for many student-athletes across the country that are signing their Letters of Intent to play at the collegiate level in the coming years. In Southern Arizona, more than a dozen high schools have student-athletes that will be advancing their academics and talents to the next level: Amphitheater High School Baseball Ivan Murillo – Pima Canyon Del Oro High School Cross Country Katie Bruno – Pima Softball Arianna Acedo ...
    National Signing Day is a very special, unique day for many student-athletes across the country that are signing their Letters of Intent to play at the collegiate level in the coming years. In Southern Arizona, more than a dozen high schools have student-athletes that will be advancing their academics and talents to the next level: Amphitheater High School Baseball Ivan Murillo – Pima Canyon Del Oro High School Cross Country Katie Bruno – Pima Softball Arianna Acedo ...
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