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  • War of Words between U of A & ASU as rivalry game hits at 2:30 p.m. in Tempe

    War of Words between U of A & ASU as rivalry game hits at 2:30 p.m. in Tempe

    Saturday, November 25 2017 12:02 AM EST2017-11-25 05:02:01 GMT

    Here's more on the U of A - ASU rivalry from Arizona Coach Rich Rodriguez, ASU Coach Todd Graham and players on both teams.   -Any bulletin board material?  Check it out as-aired-on- KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast: Here's more on the rivalry and "everything Arizona-ASU" compliments of Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats are set to finish off their regular season schedule this Saturday with their annual Territorial Cup game at Arizona State. The Wildcats...

    Here's more on the U of A - ASU rivalry from Arizona Coach Rich Rodriguez, ASU Coach Todd Graham and players on both teams.   -Any bulletin board material?  Check it out as-aired-on- KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast: Here's more on the rivalry and "everything Arizona-ASU" compliments of Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats are set to finish off their regular season schedule this Saturday with their annual Territorial Cup game at Arizona State. The Wildcats...

  • #2 Zona finishes 0-3 & in dead last place in Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in Bahamas

    #2 Zona finishes 0-3 & in dead last place in Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in Bahamas

    Friday, November 24 2017 11:50 PM EST2017-11-25 04:50:20 GMT

         Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats came into the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament as the nations #2 ranked team and a favorite to win the 8-team Bahamas tournament.  However, the Wildcats learned the hard way that they may have been overrated this young season, after losing back-to-back-to-back games in the Battle 4 Atlantis.  After falling to Purdue in the losers bracket game between the only two teams that hadn't garnered a victory in the tournament...

         Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats came into the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament as the nations #2 ranked team and a favorite to win the 8-team Bahamas tournament.  However, the Wildcats learned the hard way that they may have been overrated this young season, after losing back-to-back-to-back games in the Battle 4 Atlantis.  After falling to Purdue in the losers bracket game between the only two teams that hadn't garnered a victory in the tournament...

  • Rich Rod Chimes in on what's at stake in rivalry showdown vs. ASU

    Rich Rod Chimes in on what's at stake in rivalry showdown vs. ASU

    Friday, November 24 2017 11:00 PM EST2017-11-25 04:00:18 GMT

    Hear from Coach Rich Rod talking about U of A's rivalry matchup this weekend against heated and hated rival ASU.  Here's more with Rich Rodriguez as-seen-on News 4 Tucson sportscast.  Here's more on the rivalry and "everything Arizona-ASU" compliments of Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats are set to finish off their regular season schedule this Saturday with their annual Territorial Cup game at Arizona State. The Wildcats have won two of the past three match...

    Hear from Coach Rich Rod talking about U of A's rivalry matchup this weekend against heated and hated rival ASU.  Here's more with Rich Rodriguez as-seen-on News 4 Tucson sportscast.  Here's more on the rivalry and "everything Arizona-ASU" compliments of Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats are set to finish off their regular season schedule this Saturday with their annual Territorial Cup game at Arizona State. The Wildcats have won two of the past three match...

  • No. 2 Arizona upset again at Battle 4 Atlantis, 66-60 by SMU

    No. 2 Arizona upset again at Battle 4 Atlantis, 66-60 by SMU

    Friday, November 24 2017 12:51 AM EST2017-11-24 05:51:10 GMT
    #2 Arizona got stunned by an unranked team for the second straight night in the Bahamas.  Here's more from the Associated Press: PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) - Ben Emelogu scored 20 points and SMU upset No. 2 Arizona 66-60 in Thursday night's consolation round at the Battle 4 Atlantis, handing the Wildcats their second consecutive loss to an unranked opponent.      The Mustangs (5-1) blew an 11-point lead in the second half but responded with a 10-2 run to go ahe...
    #2 Arizona got stunned by an unranked team for the second straight night in the Bahamas.  Here's more from the Associated Press: PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) - Ben Emelogu scored 20 points and SMU upset No. 2 Arizona 66-60 in Thursday night's consolation round at the Battle 4 Atlantis, handing the Wildcats their second consecutive loss to an unranked opponent.      The Mustangs (5-1) blew an 11-point lead in the second half but responded with a 10-2 run to go ahe...
  • Tucson author asked by Disney to write kids book on hit movie "Coco"

    Tucson author asked by Disney to write kids book on hit movie "Coco"

    Thursday, November 23 2017 7:23 PM EST2017-11-24 00:23:48 GMT

    Longtime Tucson writer with Nogales roots Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford was asked by Disney to write a kids book dealing with the hit movie "Coco".  Here's more from photo journalist Edgar Ybarra as-seen-on News 4 Tucson.  

    Longtime Tucson writer with Nogales roots Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford was asked by Disney to write a kids book dealing with the hit movie "Coco".  Here's more from photo journalist Edgar Ybarra as-seen-on News 4 Tucson.  

  • Bulletin-Board material from U of A against ASU? Rivalry week continues

    Bulletin-Board material from U of A against ASU? Rivalry week continues

    Thursday, November 23 2017 7:22 PM EST2017-11-24 00:22:36 GMT

    The war of words continues this Thanksgiving morning between rivals ASU and U of A as the Territorial Cup draws closer.  Kickoff is this Saturday.  Here's more from the Arizona Wildcats in their last practice before Thankgiving (from our News 4 Tucson sportscast).

    The war of words continues this Thanksgiving morning between rivals ASU and U of A as the Territorial Cup draws closer.  Kickoff is this Saturday.  Here's more from the Arizona Wildcats in their last practice before Thankgiving (from our News 4 Tucson sportscast).

  • #2 Arizona is stunned by NC State in opening loss in Bahamas

    #2 Arizona is stunned by NC State in opening loss in Bahamas

    Thursday, November 23 2017 11:00 AM EST2017-11-23 16:00:15 GMT

    Arizona didn't live up to its Battle 4 Atlantis pre-tournament hype and was taken down by an up-beat North Carolina St. team.  NEWS 4 TUCSON AT 10 P.M. WILL HAVE COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS.   Here's more from the Associated Press: Freshman Braxton Beverly scored a season-high 20 points and sparked the decisive late run that helped North Carolina State upset No. 2 Arizona 90-84 in Wednesday's first round at the Battle 4 Atlantis.      Allerik Freeman scored 24 p...

    Arizona didn't live up to its Battle 4 Atlantis pre-tournament hype and was taken down by an up-beat North Carolina St. team.  NEWS 4 TUCSON AT 10 P.M. WILL HAVE COMPLETE HIGHLIGHTS.   Here's more from the Associated Press: Freshman Braxton Beverly scored a season-high 20 points and sparked the decisive late run that helped North Carolina State upset No. 2 Arizona 90-84 in Wednesday's first round at the Battle 4 Atlantis.      Allerik Freeman scored 24 p...

  • #2 Arizona gears up for game with North Carolina St. in Bahamas Tonight

    #2 Arizona gears up for game with North Carolina St. in Bahamas Tonight

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 10:00 AM EST2017-11-22 15:00:39 GMT

    The third-ranked Arizona Wildcat Basketball team knocked off Cal State Bakersfield 91-59. Arizona now moves to 3-0 and will suit up next on Wednesday, November 22nd against North Carolina State at the Battle For Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson for complete highlights. 

    The third-ranked Arizona Wildcat Basketball team knocked off Cal State Bakersfield 91-59. Arizona now moves to 3-0 and will suit up next on Wednesday, November 22nd against North Carolina State at the Battle For Atlantis tournament in the Bahamas.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson for complete highlights. 

  • Catalina Foothills High hands Cholla 1st loss: HIGHLIGHTS

    Catalina Foothills High hands Cholla 1st loss: HIGHLIGHTS

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 12:10 AM EST2017-11-22 05:10:48 GMT
    Here's highlights of Catalina Foothills High knocking off Cholla compliments of the KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast:
    Here's highlights of Catalina Foothills High knocking off Cholla compliments of the KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast:
  • Tucson Mayor Makes Proclamation For Nova Home Loans AZ Bowl

    Tucson Mayor Makes Proclamation For Nova Home Loans AZ Bowl

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 12:00 AM EST2017-11-22 05:00:28 GMT

    Here's more from the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl communications staff: Mayor Jonathan Rothschild Encourages All Businesses to Let Their Employees Take Off the Afternoon to Attend the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Tucson, AZ – On Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 2pm, Jonathan Rothschild, Mayor of the City of Tucson, officially proclaimed December 26-29, 2017 as NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Week. The proclamation encouraged all businesses to let their employees take th...

    Here's more from the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl communications staff: Mayor Jonathan Rothschild Encourages All Businesses to Let Their Employees Take Off the Afternoon to Attend the NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Tucson, AZ – On Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 2pm, Jonathan Rothschild, Mayor of the City of Tucson, officially proclaimed December 26-29, 2017 as NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Week. The proclamation encouraged all businesses to let their employees take th...

  • U of A Baseball Team Releases 2018 Schedule; Lots of highly-anticipated matchups

    U of A Baseball Team Releases 2018 Schedule; Lots of highly-anticipated matchups

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:59 PM EST2017-11-22 04:59:53 GMT

    Arizona baseball coach Jay Johnson recently released his top-notch recruiting class for 2018, and now, even more big news come from the U of A.  -The Arizona Wildcat baseball team has released another competitive schedule with lots of highly-anticipated matchups. Here's a link from Arizona Athletics with all the scheduled games for 2018.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats baseball program released its 2018 schedule Tuesday afternoon, and it fea...

    Arizona baseball coach Jay Johnson recently released his top-notch recruiting class for 2018, and now, even more big news come from the U of A.  -The Arizona Wildcat baseball team has released another competitive schedule with lots of highly-anticipated matchups. Here's a link from Arizona Athletics with all the scheduled games for 2018.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Arizona Wildcats baseball program released its 2018 schedule Tuesday afternoon, and it fea...

  • Oregon runs all over Wildcats at Autzen

    Oregon runs all over Wildcats at Autzen

    Sunday, November 19 2017 9:00 AM EST2017-11-19 14:00:20 GMT

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Oregon's starting quarterback returned after a five-game absence and helped lead the team to a 48-28 victory over Arizona on Saturday night.

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Oregon's starting quarterback returned after a five-game absence and helped lead the team to a 48-28 victory over Arizona on Saturday night.

  • Rotary International General Secretary bikes in Ride to End Polio at Tour De Tucson

    Rotary International General Secretary bikes in Ride to End Polio at Tour De Tucson

    Saturday, November 18 2017 11:04 AM EST2017-11-18 16:04:04 GMT

    We'll have complete story tonight on KVOA News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m 

    We'll have complete story tonight on KVOA News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m 

  • Freshman Deandre Ayton Has High Praise For Allonzo Trier

    Freshman Deandre Ayton Has High Praise For Allonzo Trier

    Saturday, November 18 2017 12:10 AM EST2017-11-18 05:10:06 GMT

    Here's Coach Sean Miller and freshman Deandre Ayton with some high praise for U of A junior Allonzo Trier (as seen on KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast):

    Here's Coach Sean Miller and freshman Deandre Ayton with some high praise for U of A junior Allonzo Trier (as seen on KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast):

  • San Miguel High Students Impress In Sports & Journalism

    San Miguel High Students Impress In Sports & Journalism

    Friday, November 17 2017 11:57 PM EST2017-11-18 04:57:04 GMT

    News 4 Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala had the opportunity to speak to students about TV News at Career Day.  Here's more with the San Miguel High School students who are definitely impressive in the academic and professional world. 

    News 4 Tucson Sports Director Paul Cicala had the opportunity to speak to students about TV News at Career Day.  Here's more with the San Miguel High School students who are definitely impressive in the academic and professional world. 

  • Rich Rodriguez semifinalist for coach of the year award

    Rich Rodriguez semifinalist for coach of the year award

    Friday, November 17 2017 7:51 PM EST2017-11-18 00:51:04 GMT

    A congrats is in order to Arizona head football coach Rich Rodriguez. 

    A congrats is in order to Arizona head football coach Rich Rodriguez. 

  • El Tour De Tucson Dinner celebrates weekend's race & charity

    El Tour De Tucson Dinner celebrates weekend's race & charity

    Thursday, November 16 2017 11:43 PM EST2017-11-17 04:43:40 GMT

    Here's more from the El Tour de Tucson pre-race dinner at the Casino Del Sol as-seen-on-News 4 Tucson sportscast:

    Here's more from the El Tour de Tucson pre-race dinner at the Casino Del Sol as-seen-on-News 4 Tucson sportscast:

  • Schedule Released for 2018 Arizona Football Season; Key Games

    Schedule Released for 2018 Arizona Football Season; Key Games

    Thursday, November 16 2017 5:15 PM EST2017-11-16 22:15:11 GMT
    The Arizona football team has released its 2018 schedule. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona football team will host seven home games, including five Pac-12 Conference contests, during the 2018 season. The Wildcats open next year’s campaign at home against Brigham Young University on Sept. 1 and then close out the slate with the annual Territorial Cup at Arizona Stadium on Nov. 24. Arizona’s season begins with three non-conference games, includ...
    The Arizona football team has released its 2018 schedule. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona football team will host seven home games, including five Pac-12 Conference contests, during the 2018 season. The Wildcats open next year’s campaign at home against Brigham Young University on Sept. 1 and then close out the slate with the annual Territorial Cup at Arizona Stadium on Nov. 24. Arizona’s season begins with three non-conference games, includ...
  • El Tour De Tucson: Rotary Ride to End Polio raises millions

    El Tour De Tucson: Rotary Ride to End Polio raises millions

    Thursday, November 16 2017 4:24 PM EST2017-11-16 21:24:10 GMT

    With the Tour de Tucson just a couple weeks away it's never to early to talk about the "Rotary Ride To End Polio" and the charitable organizations involved with the race and raising millions of dollars to help end this horrible disease.  

    With the Tour de Tucson just a couple weeks away it's never to early to talk about the "Rotary Ride To End Polio" and the charitable organizations involved with the race and raising millions of dollars to help end this horrible disease.  

  • Zona's Coach Miller says tonight's opponent is no walk over

    Zona's Coach Miller says tonight's opponent is no walk over

    Thursday, November 16 2017 4:23 PM EST2017-11-16 21:23:23 GMT

    Hear what Coach Sean Miller is saying about Thursday's opponent (Cal State Riverside) by tuning into our sportscast on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m. (hitting around 10:25 p.m.) 

    Hear what Coach Sean Miller is saying about Thursday's opponent (Cal State Riverside) by tuning into our sportscast on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m. (hitting around 10:25 p.m.) 

  • Rich Rod talks about impressive play of freshmen as Cats prep for Oregon

    Rich Rod talks about impressive play of freshmen as Cats prep for Oregon

    Thursday, November 16 2017 4:22 PM EST2017-11-16 21:22:06 GMT

    Hear what Rich Rod had to say in our News 4 Tucson sportscast hitting around 10:24 p.m.

    Hear what Rich Rod had to say in our News 4 Tucson sportscast hitting around 10:24 p.m.

  • Pima College Soccer team upsets nation's #1 seed; Aztecs advance to Final 4

    Pima College Soccer team upsets nation's #1 seed; Aztecs advance to Final 4

    Wednesday, November 15 2017 4:58 PM EST2017-11-15 21:58:49 GMT
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    Here's more from Pima College Athletics: The Pima Community College men’s soccer team (19-4-3) has earned a spot in the NJCAA National Tournament semifinals after beating St. Louis Community College on Wednesday at Mountain Valley Field. The No. 8 seeded Aztecs defeated the No. 1 seeded Archers 3-1 handing them their first loss of the season (23-1-0). Freshman Daisuke Takanaka scored two goals for the Aztecs. He scored his first goal in the 22nd minute off a header after soph...
    Here's more from Pima College Athletics: The Pima Community College men’s soccer team (19-4-3) has earned a spot in the NJCAA National Tournament semifinals after beating St. Louis Community College on Wednesday at Mountain Valley Field. The No. 8 seeded Aztecs defeated the No. 1 seeded Archers 3-1 handing them their first loss of the season (23-1-0). Freshman Daisuke Takanaka scored two goals for the Aztecs. He scored his first goal in the 22nd minute off a header after soph...
  • Fans happy with UA's 7-3 start; Rich Rod discusses Cats turnaround

    Fans happy with UA's 7-3 start; Rich Rod discusses Cats turnaround

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 6:11 PM EST2017-11-14 23:11:53 GMT

    Here's what U of A Coach Rich Rodriguez had to say about the Wildcat's exceeding expectations this season (as-seen-on-KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast):

    Here's what U of A Coach Rich Rodriguez had to say about the Wildcat's exceeding expectations this season (as-seen-on-KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast):

  • See Zona's Khalil Tate drag tackler into end zone: QB talks about amazing run

    See Zona's Khalil Tate drag tackler into end zone: QB talks about amazing run

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 5:11 PM EST2017-11-14 22:11:43 GMT

    Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate rushed for over 200 yards yet again on Saturday in Arizona's win over Oregon State. 

    Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate rushed for over 200 yards yet again on Saturday in Arizona's win over Oregon State. 

  • Allonzo Trier named Pac-12 Player of the Week

    Allonzo Trier named Pac-12 Player of the Week

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 12:55 AM EST2017-11-14 05:55:16 GMT

    The Pac-12 conference named Arizona junior guard Allonzo Trier Pac-12 Player of the Week Monday.

    The Pac-12 conference named Arizona junior guard Allonzo Trier Pac-12 Player of the Week Monday.

  • Golf Tournament to Benefit Latino Students Attending The University of Arizona Health Sciences

    Golf Tournament to Benefit Latino Students Attending The University of Arizona Health Sciences

    Monday, November 13 2017 6:08 PM EST2017-11-13 23:08:18 GMT
    HERE'S YOUR CHANCE TO GOLF AT THE SEWAILO GOLF CLUB AT THE CASINO DEL SOL AND ALSO HELP A WONDERFUL CAUSE: Chicanos Por La Causa 21st Southern Arizona Scholarship Golf Tournament presented by Food City in partnership with BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona to benefit The University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS). Education is the greatest economic equalizer that enables qualified talent to enter the marketplace. Unfortunately, Arizona suffers from a significant deficiency of minori...
    HERE'S YOUR CHANCE TO GOLF AT THE SEWAILO GOLF CLUB AT THE CASINO DEL SOL AND ALSO HELP A WONDERFUL CAUSE: Chicanos Por La Causa 21st Southern Arizona Scholarship Golf Tournament presented by Food City in partnership with BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona to benefit The University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS). Education is the greatest economic equalizer that enables qualified talent to enter the marketplace. Unfortunately, Arizona suffers from a significant deficiency of minori...
  • Arizona pulls away from UMBC behind Trier and Ayton

    Arizona pulls away from UMBC behind Trier and Ayton

    Monday, November 13 2017 8:00 AM EST2017-11-13 13:00:48 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The Arizona Wildcats, with the help of a preseason All-American and an impact newcomer, are putting up a lot of points.      Third-ranked Arizona scored over 100 points for the second straight contest, the first time the Wildcats have done so in the first two games of a season since 2002.

    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The Arizona Wildcats, with the help of a preseason All-American and an impact newcomer, are putting up a lot of points.      Third-ranked Arizona scored over 100 points for the second straight contest, the first time the Wildcats have done so in the first two games of a season since 2002.

  • Arizona runs over Oregon State on Senior Day

    Arizona runs over Oregon State on Senior Day

    Sunday, November 12 2017 6:05 PM EST2017-11-12 23:05:19 GMT

    TUSCON, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate ran his streak of 100-yard rushing games to six, finishing with 206 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries in the Wildcats' 49-28 win over Oregon State on Saturday night.

    TUSCON, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate ran his streak of 100-yard rushing games to six, finishing with 206 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries in the Wildcats' 49-28 win over Oregon State on Saturday night.

  • UA Seniors Get Emotional Before Final Home Game Tonight vs. OSU

    UA Seniors Get Emotional Before Final Home Game Tonight vs. OSU

    Saturday, November 11 2017 3:09 PM EST2017-11-11 20:09:35 GMT

    It's "Senior Night" at Arizona Stadium this Saturday.  Here's more with U of A Seniors from KVOA's sportscast:

    It's "Senior Night" at Arizona Stadium this Saturday.  Here's more with U of A Seniors from KVOA's sportscast:

  • Arizona Women's Hoops Opens Season With Win Over Iona

    Arizona Women's Hoops Opens Season With Win Over Iona

    Saturday, November 11 2017 3:04 PM EST2017-11-11 20:04:26 GMT

    Fresh off of announcing the 4th- best Signing Class in the nation, Coach Adia Barnes followed up with it by leading the Arizona Women's basketball team to a season-opening victory over Iona.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson at 6 p.m. for complete highlights. Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  The Arizona women’s basketball team opened the 2017-18 season with a win against Iona in McKale Center on Friday afternoon by a score of 71-58. Adia Barnes is now 2-0 in seaso...

    Fresh off of announcing the 4th- best Signing Class in the nation, Coach Adia Barnes followed up with it by leading the Arizona Women's basketball team to a season-opening victory over Iona.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson at 6 p.m. for complete highlights. Here's more from Arizona Athletics:  The Arizona women’s basketball team opened the 2017-18 season with a win against Iona in McKale Center on Friday afternoon by a score of 71-58. Adia Barnes is now 2-0 in seaso...

  • Sources: Arizona NCAA violations stem from plane ticket purchase

    Sources: Arizona NCAA violations stem from plane ticket purchase

    Friday, November 10 2017 11:38 PM EST2017-11-11 04:38:41 GMT

    Multiple sources tell News 4 Tucson the University of Arizona suspended assistant coach Mark Phelps and Keanu Pinder because Phelps bought a plane ticket for Pinder to fly home to Australia, something that is considered an NCAA violation.

    Multiple sources tell News 4 Tucson the University of Arizona suspended assistant coach Mark Phelps and Keanu Pinder because Phelps bought a plane ticket for Pinder to fly home to Australia, something that is considered an NCAA violation.

  • U of A Women’s Hoops Signs No. 4 Class in the Country; Hear from Coach Barnes

    U of A Women’s Hoops Signs No. 4 Class in the Country; Hear from Coach Barnes

    Friday, November 10 2017 10:04 PM EST2017-11-11 03:04:39 GMT

    U of A Women's basketball coach Adia Barnes has a lot to be excited about this afternoon.  Apart from opening up the regular season with a noon matchup at McKale Center on Friday against Iona.  We'll have more with the Cats on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.    Here's more from Arizona Athletics: – Adia Barnes and the Arizona women’s basketball team have completed their 2018 class as they received five National Letters of Intent from Bryce Nixon, Cate Re...

    U of A Women's basketball coach Adia Barnes has a lot to be excited about this afternoon.  Apart from opening up the regular season with a noon matchup at McKale Center on Friday against Iona.  We'll have more with the Cats on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.    Here's more from Arizona Athletics: – Adia Barnes and the Arizona women’s basketball team have completed their 2018 class as they received five National Letters of Intent from Bryce Nixon, Cate Re...

  • UA baseball coach discusses '18 signing class including Tucson High, Sahuarita stars

    UA baseball coach discusses '18 signing class including Tucson High, Sahuarita stars

    Friday, November 10 2017 2:01 PM EST2017-11-10 19:01:28 GMT

    Coach Jay Johnson talked about his "Signing Day" Class for 2018. It's heavy on pitchers, and includes an Arizona flair (including two players from the Tucson-area).  Coach Johnson says there'll be more players added to the list in the coming days/weeks.   You can hear from Coach Johnson on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.   Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Baseball 2018 Signing Class Information - Coach Jay Johnson and the Wildcats have officia...

    Coach Jay Johnson talked about his "Signing Day" Class for 2018. It's heavy on pitchers, and includes an Arizona flair (including two players from the Tucson-area).  Coach Johnson says there'll be more players added to the list in the coming days/weeks.   You can hear from Coach Johnson on News 4 Tucson at 10 p.m.   Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Baseball 2018 Signing Class Information - Coach Jay Johnson and the Wildcats have officia...

  • Sunnyside's Bravo-Young signs with Penn State; USA Olympics on Horizon?

    Sunnyside's Bravo-Young signs with Penn State; USA Olympics on Horizon?

    Thursday, November 9 2017 2:20 PM EST2017-11-09 19:20:41 GMT

    Sunnyside High School senior wrestler Roman Bravo-Young could go down as one of the best athletes EVER in the Old Pueblo.  

    Sunnyside High School senior wrestler Roman Bravo-Young could go down as one of the best athletes EVER in the Old Pueblo.  

  • Is it 'Final 4 or bust' for the Wildcats? Hear what UA players say

    Is it 'Final 4 or bust' for the Wildcats? Hear what UA players say

    Thursday, November 9 2017 12:01 AM EST2017-11-09 05:01:51 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcat basketball team is ranked #1 in some pre-season polls and there are high expectations in the Old Pueblo.  

    The Arizona Wildcat basketball team is ranked #1 in some pre-season polls and there are high expectations in the Old Pueblo.  

  • Tate named finalist for major QB of the year awards

    Tate named finalist for major QB of the year awards

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 12:05 PM EST2017-11-08 17:05:04 GMT

    Khalil Tate has rushed for over 1,000 yards in only 5 starts, and he continues to be honored nationally.  

    Khalil Tate has rushed for over 1,000 yards in only 5 starts, and he continues to be honored nationally.  

  • PGA Tour Champions event in Tucson changes names, title sponsors

    PGA Tour Champions event in Tucson changes names, title sponsors

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 10:05 AM EST2017-11-08 15:05:08 GMT

    Tucson's PGA Tour Champions event is 100 days away, and now, it'll be held two weeks ahead of the past dates. 

    Tucson's PGA Tour Champions event is 100 days away, and now, it'll be held two weeks ahead of the past dates. 

  • UA's Alonzo Trier named to AP preseason All America team

    UA's Alonzo Trier named to AP preseason All America team

    Monday, November 6 2017 11:30 PM EST2017-11-07 04:30:30 GMT

    Michigan State's Miles Bridges is the leading vote-getter by a wide margin for the Associated Press preseason All-America team.

    Michigan State's Miles Bridges is the leading vote-getter by a wide margin for the Associated Press preseason All-America team.

  • Zona Soccer Selected to Host First Round of NCAA Tournament

    Zona Soccer Selected to Host First Round of NCAA Tournament

    Monday, November 6 2017 11:23 PM EST2017-11-07 04:23:13 GMT
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    It's "November Madness" in women's soccer with the University of Arizona selected to not only take part in the NCAA tournament, but to also host a first round game.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The NCAA announced on Monday afternoon that the University of Arizona women’s soccer team will host a first round matchup in the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats will host TCU this Friday, November 10 at 7 p.m. MT at Mulcahy Stadium in Tucson, Ariz. This is the seco...

    It's "November Madness" in women's soccer with the University of Arizona selected to not only take part in the NCAA tournament, but to also host a first round game.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The NCAA announced on Monday afternoon that the University of Arizona women’s soccer team will host a first round matchup in the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats will host TCU this Friday, November 10 at 7 p.m. MT at Mulcahy Stadium in Tucson, Ariz. This is the seco...

  • Arizona comeback falls short as USC wins 49-35

    Arizona comeback falls short as USC wins 49-35

    Monday, November 6 2017 9:00 AM EST2017-11-06 14:00:28 GMT

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Ronald Jones II rushed for 194 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 17 Southern California overcame a big second-half rally led by Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate for a 49-35 victory over the 23rd-ranked Wildcats on Saturday night.

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Ronald Jones II rushed for 194 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 17 Southern California overcame a big second-half rally led by Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate for a 49-35 victory over the 23rd-ranked Wildcats on Saturday night.

  • Arizona blows out Chico State in final tune-up

    Arizona blows out Chico State in final tune-up

    Monday, November 6 2017 7:00 AM EST2017-11-06 12:00:47 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats beat Chico State 91-53 in the team's final exhibition game before the Wildcats play Northern Arizona on Friday in a regular season game.

    The Arizona Wildcats beat Chico State 91-53 in the team's final exhibition game before the Wildcats play Northern Arizona on Friday in a regular season game.

  • U of A broadcaster/Pueblo grad gets World Series Ring w/ Astros

    U of A broadcaster/Pueblo grad gets World Series Ring w/ Astros

    Friday, November 3 2017 3:44 PM EDT2017-11-03 19:44:58 GMT

    University of Arizona's Spanish-language play-by-play announcer for U of A basketball, football and baseball will be receiving a World Series Ring from his club the Houston Astros.  The Pueblo High School alum and proud Tucsonan is on the Houston Astros staff as part of its media team.   (Romero is the Spanish language play-by-play announcer for the Houston Astros).  He joins Tucsonans Brent Strohm and Craig Bjornson (who are pitching coaches) as the Old Pueblo con...

    University of Arizona's Spanish-language play-by-play announcer for U of A basketball, football and baseball will be receiving a World Series Ring from his club the Houston Astros.  The Pueblo High School alum and proud Tucsonan is on the Houston Astros staff as part of its media team.   (Romero is the Spanish language play-by-play announcer for the Houston Astros).  He joins Tucsonans Brent Strohm and Craig Bjornson (who are pitching coaches) as the Old Pueblo con...

  • Ayton scores 31 as Zona beats E. New Mexico in exhibition opener

    Ayton scores 31 as Zona beats E. New Mexico in exhibition opener

    Thursday, November 2 2017 10:49 PM EDT2017-11-03 02:49:16 GMT

    Arizona's #3-ranked basketball team knocked off Eastern New Mexico 91-63  in its exhibition opener.   Here's a look at the final stats (compliments of Arizona Athletics): Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics Eastern New Mexico 63 - 0-0 Total 3-Ptr Rebounds ## Player FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF TP A TO Blk Stl Min 00 THOMPSON,LAMAR...

    Arizona's #3-ranked basketball team knocked off Eastern New Mexico 91-63  in its exhibition opener.   Here's a look at the final stats (compliments of Arizona Athletics): Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics Eastern New Mexico 63 - 0-0 Total 3-Ptr Rebounds ## Player FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF TP A TO Blk Stl Min 00 THOMPSON,LAMAR...

  • Duke # 1 in AP preseason poll; Wildcats #3

    Duke # 1 in AP preseason poll; Wildcats #3

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 1:50 PM EDT2017-11-01 17:50:13 GMT

    Duke was in good position to be ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press poll before landing Marvin Bagley III. Once the nation's top recruit decided to reclassify for this season, the Blue Devils became the voters' clear choice.      

    Duke was in good position to be ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press poll before landing Marvin Bagley III. Once the nation's top recruit decided to reclassify for this season, the Blue Devils became the voters' clear choice.      

  • Former UA baseball coach discusses childhood team (Dodgers) and possible WS title

    Former UA baseball coach discusses childhood team (Dodgers) and possible WS title

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 10:14 AM EDT2017-11-01 14:14:04 GMT

    Here's more from the proud Tucsonan, former U of A baseball coach (and 2-time college national champ) Andy Lopez, who grew up cheering for the LA Dodgers.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala caught up with him at the Southern Arizona Community Academy, where he's now a mentor. 

    Here's more from the proud Tucsonan, former U of A baseball coach (and 2-time college national champ) Andy Lopez, who grew up cheering for the LA Dodgers.  News 4 Tucson's Paul Cicala caught up with him at the Southern Arizona Community Academy, where he's now a mentor. 

  • De La Hoya fighters train at Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center; Cholla grad to make pro boxing debut on Thursday ESPN fight card at Casino Del Sol;

    De La Hoya fighters train at Pascua Yaqui Wellness Center; Cholla grad to make pro boxing debut on Thursday ESPN fight card at Casino Del Sol;

    Wednesday, November 1 2017 1:56 AM EDT2017-11-01 05:56:17 GMT

    In addition to Jesus Soto Karass, the popular former champ from Los Mochis, Sinaloa returning to the ring in Tucson, and unbeaten super featherweight champ Ryan Garcia heading up the fight card on November 2nd at the Casino Del Sol, there'll also be a Southern Arizona flavor. Tucson's very own Christopher "Guero" Gonzalez will make his pro debut against Sierra Vista's Jesus Arevalo.  Here's more on Guero Gonzalez as-seen-on KVOA News 4 Tucson:

    In addition to Jesus Soto Karass, the popular former champ from Los Mochis, Sinaloa returning to the ring in Tucson, and unbeaten super featherweight champ Ryan Garcia heading up the fight card on November 2nd at the Casino Del Sol, there'll also be a Southern Arizona flavor. Tucson's very own Christopher "Guero" Gonzalez will make his pro debut against Sierra Vista's Jesus Arevalo.  Here's more on Guero Gonzalez as-seen-on KVOA News 4 Tucson:

  • 14 inducted to Pima County Sports Hall of Fame; Hear from Duncan

    14 inducted to Pima County Sports Hall of Fame; Hear from Duncan

    Tuesday, October 31 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-10-31 23:59:44 GMT

    Super Bowl quarterback Rodney Peete, World Series first baseman Chris Duncan and Arizona football coach Dick Tomey are among 14 men and women who were inducted into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017 over the weekend. 

    Super Bowl quarterback Rodney Peete, World Series first baseman Chris Duncan and Arizona football coach Dick Tomey are among 14 men and women who were inducted into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017 over the weekend. 

  • Arizona football lands 4-star athlete for 2019

    Arizona football lands 4-star athlete for 2019

    Monday, October 30 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-10-30 12:00:45 GMT

    Arizona football continues to use its football momentum to pick up recruits.

    Arizona football continues to use its football momentum to pick up recruits.

  • Arizona soccer takes down WSU 1-0

    Arizona soccer takes down WSU 1-0

    Monday, October 30 2017 3:05 AM EDT2017-10-30 07:05:09 GMT
    Courtesy: Arizona AthleticsCourtesy: Arizona Athletics

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona women’s soccer team defeated the Washington State Cougars by a score of 1-0 on Sunday afternoon in Tucson, Ariz.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona women’s soccer team defeated the Washington State Cougars by a score of 1-0 on Sunday afternoon in Tucson, Ariz.

  • Tickets available for this afternoon/evening's Pink Party Zumbathon to raise money for breast cancer awareness

    Pink Party Zumbathon to raise money for breast cancer awareness

    Sunday, October 29 2017 2:30 PM EDT2017-10-29 18:30:09 GMT

    Dress up in your most spooktacular pinktastick costume, grab your Zumba Besties and come out & shake it.

    Dress up in your most spooktacular pinktastick costume, grab your Zumba Besties and come out & shake it.

  • Oh, Khalil! Arizona explodes for 4th consecutive win

    Oh, Khalil! Arizona explodes for 4th consecutive win

    Sunday, October 29 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-10-29 14:00:28 GMT

    Arizona beat #15 Washington State 58-37 on homecoming, behind the arm and legs for sophomore quarterback Khalil Tate.

    Arizona beat #15 Washington State 58-37 on homecoming, behind the arm and legs for sophomore quarterback Khalil Tate.

  • Khalil Tate hopes to shine tonight on homecoming for UA vs. Washington St.

    Khalil Tate hopes to shine tonight on homecoming for UA vs. Washington St.

    Saturday, October 28 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-10-28 21:14:03 GMT

    Arizona is gunning for payback in this Saturday's matchup against Washington State. Here's UA sophomore QB Khalil Tate in a News 4 Tucson sportscast talking about the Cats' plans for revenge: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Quick Hits: » Arizona is 57-37-5 playing in its annual Homecoming game. Saturday will be the 100th Homecoming game in UA history. » The Wildcats have won three straight Pac-12 games for the first time since 2014. » ...

    Arizona is gunning for payback in this Saturday's matchup against Washington State. Here's UA sophomore QB Khalil Tate in a News 4 Tucson sportscast talking about the Cats' plans for revenge: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Quick Hits: » Arizona is 57-37-5 playing in its annual Homecoming game. Saturday will be the 100th Homecoming game in UA history. » The Wildcats have won three straight Pac-12 games for the first time since 2014. » ...

  • RB Nick Wilson listed as 'questionable' vs. Washington St.

    RB Nick Wilson listed as 'questionable' vs. Washington St.

    Thursday, October 26 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-10-26 20:57:32 GMT

    Here's the Injury Report released by Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona football team heading into its matchup with Washington State this Saturday: Arizona Football Injury Report | as of Oct. 26, 2017 PROBABLE DL          Dereck Boles (neck) LB           Tony Fields II (concussion) DE/LB    Kylan Wilborn (ankle) QUESTIONABLE RB      &n...

    Here's the Injury Report released by Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona football team heading into its matchup with Washington State this Saturday: Arizona Football Injury Report | as of Oct. 26, 2017 PROBABLE DL          Dereck Boles (neck) LB           Tony Fields II (concussion) DE/LB    Kylan Wilborn (ankle) QUESTIONABLE RB      &n...

  • Aaron Gordon scores career high 41 in win over Nets

    Aaron Gordon scores career high 41 in win over Nets

    Wednesday, October 25 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-10-25 12:00:44 GMT

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Aaron Gordon scored a career-high 41 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 35 seconds remaining, and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Orlando Magic to a 125-121 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night.

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Aaron Gordon scored a career-high 41 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with 35 seconds remaining, and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Orlando Magic to a 125-121 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night.

  • Wildcat bowl game projection

    Wildcat bowl game projection

    Tuesday, October 24 2017 10:27 PM EDT2017-10-25 02:27:03 GMT

    Major media outlets are projecting that University of Arizona Wildcat football could be heading to a bowl game this year. 

    Major media outlets are projecting that University of Arizona Wildcat football could be heading to a bowl game this year. 

  • Arizona lands 3-star offensive lineman commit

    Arizona lands 3-star offensive lineman commit

    Tuesday, October 24 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-10-24 12:00:45 GMT

    Donovan Laie verbally committed to play football at the University of Arizona Monday night.

    Donovan Laie verbally committed to play football at the University of Arizona Monday night.

  • Rich Rod discusses Khalil Tate

    Rich Rod discusses Khalil Tate

    Monday, October 23 2017 10:43 PM EDT2017-10-24 02:43:40 GMT
    Check out Rich Rod's discussion of the good and the bad moments of Khalil Tate.
    Check out Rich Rod's discussion of the good and the bad moments of Khalil Tate.
  • Khalil Tate and Colin Schooler win Pac-12 Player of the Week

    Khalil Tate and Colin Schooler win Pac-12 Player of the Week

    Monday, October 23 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-10-23 21:57:08 GMT

    Arizona sophomore quarterback Khalil Tate, won the Pac-12 offensive player of the week award for the third consecutive week.

    Arizona sophomore quarterback Khalil Tate, won the Pac-12 offensive player of the week award for the third consecutive week.

  • Wildcats win third straight over Cal

    Wildcats win third straight over Cal

    Sunday, October 22 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-10-22 14:00:26 GMT

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Quarterback Khalil Tate ran for 137 yards and a touchdown and passed for two more, including a 22-yarder to Wolma in the second overtime, and Arizona held on to beat California 45-44 on Saturday night.

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Quarterback Khalil Tate ran for 137 yards and a touchdown and passed for two more, including a 22-yarder to Wolma in the second overtime, and Arizona held on to beat California 45-44 on Saturday night.

  • All you need to know about UA's game vs. Cal

    All you need to know about UA's game vs. Cal

    Saturday, October 21 2017 9:11 AM EDT2017-10-21 13:11:07 GMT

    Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona Wildcats are taking the field against California in football for the first time since Arizona beat the Golden Bears on a Hail Mary pass in 2014.  

    Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona Wildcats are taking the field against California in football for the first time since Arizona beat the Golden Bears on a Hail Mary pass in 2014.  

  • Flashback Friday: UA to face Cal for first time since hail-Mary win

    Flashback Friday: UA to face Cal for first time since hail-Mary win

    Saturday, October 21 2017 9:00 AM EDT2017-10-21 13:00:32 GMT

    Arizona plays Cal in football on Saturday for 1st time since historic "Hail-Mary-Win" in 2014.  

    Arizona plays Cal in football on Saturday for 1st time since historic "Hail-Mary-Win" in 2014.  

  • Deandre Ayton flashes immense talent in Arizona's Red-Blue Scrimmage

    Deandre Ayton flashes immense talent in Arizona's Red-Blue Scrimmage

    Saturday, October 21 2017 2:42 AM EDT2017-10-21 06:42:57 GMT

    Arizona might have the Number One pick on its team, and he wears number 13. 7-foot-1 center Deandre Ayton scored 21 points and picked up 9 rebounds on 10-14 shooting (1-2 from 3) and helped his Blue team beat Arizona's Red team 55-37.

    Arizona might have the Number One pick on its team, and he wears number 13. 7-foot-1 center Deandre Ayton scored 21 points and picked up 9 rebounds on 10-14 shooting (1-2 from 3) and helped his Blue team beat Arizona's Red team 55-37.

  • UA coaching legend talks about being inducted to Hall of Fame

    UA coaching legend talks about being inducted to Hall of Fame

    Friday, October 20 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-10-20 21:11:11 GMT

     With winter approaching and his induction date inching closer and closer, KVOA caught up with Arizona baseball coach Andy Lopez and he reiterated how excited he is about becoming a Hall of Famer.

     With winter approaching and his induction date inching closer and closer, KVOA caught up with Arizona baseball coach Andy Lopez and he reiterated how excited he is about becoming a Hall of Famer.

  • Deandre Ayton Becomes Third UA B-ball Player Named to a Watch List

    Deandre Ayton Becomes Third UA B-ball Player Named to a Watch List

    Thursday, October 19 2017 9:04 PM EDT2017-10-20 01:04:32 GMT

    With the Red-Blue game on Friday and a sellout crowd looking forward to packing McKale Center, yet another honor to an Arizona basketball player who's yet to play in a regular season game as a collegian. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The anticipation for the 2017-18 Arizona Basketball season continues to grow on the national landscape as yet another Wildcat has earned a spot on a positional watch list by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Freshman Deandre Ayto...

    With the Red-Blue game on Friday and a sellout crowd looking forward to packing McKale Center, yet another honor to an Arizona basketball player who's yet to play in a regular season game as a collegian. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The anticipation for the 2017-18 Arizona Basketball season continues to grow on the national landscape as yet another Wildcat has earned a spot on a positional watch list by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Freshman Deandre Ayto...

  • Arizona softball ends fall training unbeaten; Highlights from Hillenbrandt

    Arizona softball ends fall training unbeaten; Highlights from Hillenbrandt

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-10-18 15:04:07 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcat softball team closed off its fall series of games unbeaten, after knocking off Central Arizona 6-0.  Here's highlights from KVOA's Tuesday sportscast: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona softball head coach Mike Candrea announced updates to his coaching staff on Tuesday, bringing on former Wildcat All-American pitcher and 2007 Women's College World Series MVP Taryne Mowatt as pitching coach. Stacy Iveson has chosen t...

    The Arizona Wildcat softball team closed off its fall series of games unbeaten, after knocking off Central Arizona 6-0.  Here's highlights from KVOA's Tuesday sportscast: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona softball head coach Mike Candrea announced updates to his coaching staff on Tuesday, bringing on former Wildcat All-American pitcher and 2007 Women's College World Series MVP Taryne Mowatt as pitching coach. Stacy Iveson has chosen t...

  • UofA's Allonzo Trier added to prestigious pre-season list for Jerry West Award

    UofA's Allonzo Trier added to prestigious pre-season list for Jerry West Award

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 10:09 AM EDT2017-10-18 14:09:05 GMT

    Arizona junior guard Allonzo Trier has even more to look forward to this upcoming season.   Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced its Jerry West Award Preseason Watch List, and Arizona junior Allonzo Trier has been included as one of 20 players nominated for the award given to the top shooting guard in college basketball. Trier joins USC's De'Anthony Melton as the only Pac-12 players on the list. Trier ca...

    Arizona junior guard Allonzo Trier has even more to look forward to this upcoming season.   Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has announced its Jerry West Award Preseason Watch List, and Arizona junior Allonzo Trier has been included as one of 20 players nominated for the award given to the top shooting guard in college basketball. Trier joins USC's De'Anthony Melton as the only Pac-12 players on the list. Trier ca...

  • Rich Rod says why Tate didn't get QB start early in season

    Rich Rod says why Tate didn't get QB start early in season

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 1:41 AM EDT2017-10-18 05:41:24 GMT

    After leading Arizona to a big win over UCLA and rushing for 230 yards, 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate has been named the Pac-12 Player of the Week. Here's Saturday night's sportscast on KVOA with Khalil's highlights and post-game interview:   Here's more from the Pac-12's official website: OFFENSIVE: Khalil Tate, Fr., QB, Arizona  • Followed up a record-setting breakout a week ago with another dominant performance to lead Arizona to its first victory (47-30)...

    After leading Arizona to a big win over UCLA and rushing for 230 yards, 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate has been named the Pac-12 Player of the Week. Here's Saturday night's sportscast on KVOA with Khalil's highlights and post-game interview:   Here's more from the Pac-12's official website: OFFENSIVE: Khalil Tate, Fr., QB, Arizona  • Followed up a record-setting breakout a week ago with another dominant performance to lead Arizona to its first victory (47-30)...

  • Zona Highlights: Behind another big game from QB Tate, UA beats UCLA 47-30

    Zona Highlights: Behind another big game from QB Tate, UA beats UCLA 47-30

    Monday, October 16 2017 4:02 PM EDT2017-10-16 20:02:29 GMT

    Arizona's defense held UCLA scoreless in the first quarter, and 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate had another incredible game as the Wildcats beat UCLA for the first time in 6 years.   Final score: 47-30. Khalil Tate rushed for 230 yards and 2 TD's and helped the Wildcats move the ball all evening.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson at 10 pm for complete highlights.

    Arizona's defense held UCLA scoreless in the first quarter, and 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate had another incredible game as the Wildcats beat UCLA for the first time in 6 years.   Final score: 47-30. Khalil Tate rushed for 230 yards and 2 TD's and helped the Wildcats move the ball all evening.  Please tune in to News 4 Tucson at 10 pm for complete highlights.

  • Arizona lands 2018 running back commit

    Arizona lands 2018 running back commit

    Monday, October 16 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-10-16 12:00:47 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- The Arizona Wildcats landed a commitment from 2018 2-star running back Martell Irby, of San Diego, CA.

    TUCSON, Ariz. -- The Arizona Wildcats landed a commitment from 2018 2-star running back Martell Irby, of San Diego, CA.

  • KVOA's Ari Alexander wins EMMY for sports reporting

    KVOA's Ari Alexander wins EMMY for sports reporting

    Sunday, October 15 2017 1:57 AM EDT2017-10-15 05:57:00 GMT

    Congratulations to News 4 Tucson's very own Ari Alexander,  He just took home a regional EMMY for sports reporting.  The Ceremonies took place Saturday, October 14th in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Alexander was nominated for two EMMY's.   

    Congratulations to News 4 Tucson's very own Ari Alexander,  He just took home a regional EMMY for sports reporting.  The Ceremonies took place Saturday, October 14th in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Alexander was nominated for two EMMY's.   

  • Zona hosts UCLA tonight! Re-live UA QB Tate's amazing game as 17-year-old last year vs. UCLA

    Zona hosts UCLA tonight! Re-live UA QB Tate's amazing game as 17-year-old last year vs. UCLA

    Saturday, October 14 2017 4:28 PM EDT2017-10-14 20:28:19 GMT

    After setting an FBS single-game rushing record for quarterbacks with 327 yards on the groun against Colorado, Arizona QB Khalil Tate is looking forward to taking on UCLA this Saturday.  Here's more as-seen-on KVOA News 4 Tucson. Here's more compliments of Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Quick Hits: » Both Arizona and UCLA enter Saturday’s game with 1-1 conference records in the wide open Pac-12 South Division race. » Sophomore QB Khalil Tate has been na...

    After setting an FBS single-game rushing record for quarterbacks with 327 yards on the groun against Colorado, Arizona QB Khalil Tate is looking forward to taking on UCLA this Saturday.  Here's more as-seen-on KVOA News 4 Tucson. Here's more compliments of Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Quick Hits: » Both Arizona and UCLA enter Saturday’s game with 1-1 conference records in the wide open Pac-12 South Division race. » Sophomore QB Khalil Tate has been na...

  • UA QB Khalil Tate named National Player Of Week; Hear from Rich Rod

    UA QB Khalil Tate named National Player Of Week; Hear from Rich Rod

    Wednesday, October 11 2017 6:32 PM EDT2017-10-11 22:32:55 GMT

    After a record-breaking game for the Arizona Wildcats vs. Colorado, 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate garnered a number of Player Of The Week votes (many of which were announced on Sunday).  And, it's a no-brainer for the conference as well.  -Tate was also named the Pac-12 player of the week.  Here's the sportscast with U of A Coach Rich Rodriguez's reaction: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona sophomore quarterback Khalil Tate was named the Pac-1...

    After a record-breaking game for the Arizona Wildcats vs. Colorado, 18-year-old quarterback Khalil Tate garnered a number of Player Of The Week votes (many of which were announced on Sunday).  And, it's a no-brainer for the conference as well.  -Tate was also named the Pac-12 player of the week.  Here's the sportscast with U of A Coach Rich Rodriguez's reaction: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona sophomore quarterback Khalil Tate was named the Pac-1...

  • NFL Commissioner: ‘Everyone Should Stand For National Anthem’

    NFL Commissioner: ‘Everyone Should Stand For National Anthem’

    Wednesday, October 11 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-10-11 15:00:13 GMT
    Colin Kaepernick will continue to protest the national anthem during 49ers games. (AP)Colin Kaepernick will continue to protest the national anthem during 49ers games. (AP)

    Here's more from the KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast:  Here's more from NBC News: “We want to honor our flag and our country, and our fans expect that of us,” Roger Goodell wrote in a memo to team presidents. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and original d...

    Here's more from the KVOA News 4 Tucson sportscast:  Here's more from NBC News: “We want to honor our flag and our country, and our fans expect that of us,” Roger Goodell wrote in a memo to team presidents. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and original d...

  • Tucsonan & Ironwood Ridge grad win NASCAR Xfinity race

    Tucsonan & Ironwood Ridge grad win NASCAR Xfinity race

    Tuesday, October 10 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-10-10 21:30:24 GMT
    #7 Alex Bowman at the driver's meeting#7 Alex Bowman at the driver's meeting

    Former Ironwood Ridge High School standout and proud Tucsonan Alex Bowman had his most memorable weekend to date as a NASCAR driver.  

    Former Ironwood Ridge High School standout and proud Tucsonan Alex Bowman had his most memorable weekend to date as a NASCAR driver.  

  • Khalil Tate picks up National Awards

    Khalil Tate picks up National Awards

    Monday, October 9 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-10-09 12:00:36 GMT

    Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate won the Walter Camp Player of the Week after his 327-yard record-setting performance against Colorado in a 45-42 Arizona win Saturday.

    Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate won the Walter Camp Player of the Week after his 327-yard record-setting performance against Colorado in a 45-42 Arizona win Saturday.

  • UA football player arrested on domestic violence charge

    UA football player arrested on domestic violence charge

    Monday, October 9 2017 12:20 AM EDT2017-10-09 04:20:08 GMT

    University of Arizona football safety Scottie Young Jr., was arrested on Wednesday, Sept. 27, by UAPD for domestic violence. 

    University of Arizona football safety Scottie Young Jr., was arrested on Wednesday, Sept. 27, by UAPD for domestic violence. 

  • Tucson fan favorite Obregon Yaquis play Hermosillo Naranjeros tonight at Kino Stadium

    Tucson fan favorite Obregon Yaquis play Hermosillo Naranjeros tonight at Kino Stadium

    Saturday, October 7 2017 10:06 AM EDT2017-10-07 14:06:05 GMT

    Tucson resident Lorenzo Bundy is returning to the Old Pueblo to coach the Hermosillo Naranjeros once again while the team continues to train along with other squads from the Pro Mexican leagues in Tucson.  

    Tucson resident Lorenzo Bundy is returning to the Old Pueblo to coach the Hermosillo Naranjeros once again while the team continues to train along with other squads from the Pro Mexican leagues in Tucson.  

  • Allonzo Trier & Coach Sean Miller also speak to media

    Arizona AD Dave Heeke publicly states support for Sean Miller

    Arizona AD Dave Heeke publicly states support for Sean Miller

    Saturday, October 7 2017 1:47 AM EDT2017-10-07 05:47:21 GMT

    Arizona Athletic Director Dave Heeke answered questions from the media about the FBI probe into corruption and bribery in NCAA athletics for the first time since U of A assistant coach Book Richardson was arrested.  Here's more from our newscast on KVOA News 4 Tucson:

    Arizona Athletic Director Dave Heeke answered questions from the media about the FBI probe into corruption and bribery in NCAA athletics for the first time since U of A assistant coach Book Richardson was arrested.  Here's more from our newscast on KVOA News 4 Tucson:

  • Sean Miller speaks for 1st time since assistant arrested in FBI probe

    Sean Miller speaks for 1st time since assistant arrested in FBI probe

    Thursday, October 5 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-10-06 03:58:37 GMT
    Arizona coach Sean Miller spoke to the media for the first time since the FBI probe hit college basketball and assistant coach Book Richardson was arrested for allegedly accepting bribes and paying at least one player to attend the U of A.  He refused to answer questions on the FBI probe and arrest, except for the same statement he issued on Tuesday.  See story with Coach Miller here:       "You have to eliminate the clutter and understand the class ...
    Arizona coach Sean Miller spoke to the media for the first time since the FBI probe hit college basketball and assistant coach Book Richardson was arrested for allegedly accepting bribes and paying at least one player to attend the U of A.  He refused to answer questions on the FBI probe and arrest, except for the same statement he issued on Tuesday.  See story with Coach Miller here:       "You have to eliminate the clutter and understand the class ...
  • UA alum, Las Vegas victim honored at D-Backs game

    UA alum, Las Vegas victim honored at D-Backs game

    Thursday, October 5 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-10-05 16:04:04 GMT

    U of A alum Christiana Duarte, who was killed in the  Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting that left 59 dead and nearly 500 injured, was honored this evening at the Arizona Diamondbacks-Colorado Rockies post season game.  

    U of A alum Christiana Duarte, who was killed in the  Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting that left 59 dead and nearly 500 injured, was honored this evening at the Arizona Diamondbacks-Colorado Rockies post season game.  

  • CDO grad Blake Martinez leads Packers in tackles

    CDO grad Blake Martinez leads Packers in tackles

    Wednesday, October 4 2017 11:26 PM EDT2017-10-05 03:26:19 GMT

    Blake Martinez had another big game in the NFL. (This time against the Chicago Bears as the former CDO standout's Green Bay Packers were victorious in a Thursday night football matchup).  

    Blake Martinez had another big game in the NFL. (This time against the Chicago Bears as the former CDO standout's Green Bay Packers were victorious in a Thursday night football matchup).  

  • Tucson Mexican Baseball Fiesta starts Thursday at Kino Stadium

    Tucson Mexican Baseball Fiesta starts Thursday at Kino Stadium

    Wednesday, October 4 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-10-04 23:41:17 GMT

      The "Vamos a Tucson" Mexican Baseball Fiesta kicks off this Thursday at Kino Stadium. 

      The "Vamos a Tucson" Mexican Baseball Fiesta kicks off this Thursday at Kino Stadium. 

  • VIDEO: Scottie Young Jr. to play Saturday vs. Colorado after arrest

    VIDEO: Scottie Young Jr. to play Saturday vs. Colorado after arrest

    Tuesday, October 3 2017 2:11 AM EDT2017-10-03 06:11:24 GMT

    In the above video, Ari Alexander examines Rich Rodriguez's domestic violence policy and the difference between Young's arrest and former Arizona running back Orlando Bradford's arrest last season.

    In the above video, Ari Alexander examines Rich Rodriguez's domestic violence policy and the difference between Young's arrest and former Arizona running back Orlando Bradford's arrest last season.

  • Sean Miller cancels October 4 Rotary appearance

    Sean Miller cancels October 4 Rotary appearance

    Saturday, September 30 2017 1:13 AM EDT2017-09-30 05:13:29 GMT

    According to the Tucson Rotary Club, Arizona head basketball coach Sean Miller has canceled a planned October 4 appearance. Miller was slated to give a talk at a Rotary Club meeting on Wednesday, but the University called in and canceled his appearance. The coach has yet to issue a statement on the FBI investigation which led to the arrest of assistant coach Emanuel "Book" Richardson.

    According to the Tucson Rotary Club, Arizona head basketball coach Sean Miller has canceled a planned October 4 appearance. Miller was slated to give a talk at a Rotary Club meeting on Wednesday, but the University called in and canceled his appearance. The coach has yet to issue a statement on the FBI investigation which led to the arrest of assistant coach Emanuel "Book" Richardson.

  • Analyzing FBI Documents: Was $150,000 offered to a U of A recruit? Still no comment from Miller

    Analyzing FBI Documents: Was $150,000 offered to a U of A recruit? Still no comment from Miller

    Saturday, September 30 2017 1:12 AM EDT2017-09-30 05:12:48 GMT

    Here's more on reports that the FBI investigation into Arizona assistant coach Book Richardson and other NCAA coaches also reveals an alleged offer of $150,000 to a U of A recruit:

    Here's more on reports that the FBI investigation into Arizona assistant coach Book Richardson and other NCAA coaches also reveals an alleged offer of $150,000 to a U of A recruit:

  • High School Football: Special Thursday edition of "Friday Football Fever"

    High School Football: Special Thursday edition of "Friday Football Fever"

    Friday, September 29 2017 2:05 AM EDT2017-09-29 06:05:33 GMT

    KVOA News 4 Tucson is hosting a Thursday edition of the "Friday Football Fever" Tonight.  Because of the Yom Kippur holiday on Friday, most of the Tucson-area teams moved their games from Friday to Thursday this week!  So, tonight, it'll be the "Thursday Football Fever" with our game of the week featuring unbeatens Cienega vs. Salpointe.  Here's other matchups over the next couple days. Catalina Magnet @ Sabino Amphitheather @ Sahu...

    KVOA News 4 Tucson is hosting a Thursday edition of the "Friday Football Fever" Tonight.  Because of the Yom Kippur holiday on Friday, most of the Tucson-area teams moved their games from Friday to Thursday this week!  So, tonight, it'll be the "Thursday Football Fever" with our game of the week featuring unbeatens Cienega vs. Salpointe.  Here's other matchups over the next couple days. Catalina Magnet @ Sabino Amphitheather @ Sahu...

  • Arizona AD talks about allegations against Wildcat coaches in FBI probe

    Arizona AD talks about allegations against Wildcat coaches in FBI probe

    Thursday, September 28 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-09-28 14:49:02 GMT

    Here's a release from the University of Arizona Athletic Department and statement from A.D. Dave Heeke: ADDRESSING THE NEWS FROM TUESDAY With Tuesday’s news regarding Emanuel Richardson, we felt it would be inappropriate to send a traditional Wildcat Wednesday. Instead, we felt the need to address this topic, while sharing the statements we provided to the public. Here is Tuesday’s statement from the athletics department: “We be...

    Here's a release from the University of Arizona Athletic Department and statement from A.D. Dave Heeke: ADDRESSING THE NEWS FROM TUESDAY With Tuesday’s news regarding Emanuel Richardson, we felt it would be inappropriate to send a traditional Wildcat Wednesday. Instead, we felt the need to address this topic, while sharing the statements we provided to the public. Here is Tuesday’s statement from the athletics department: “We be...

  • UA suspends Emmanuel Richardson in wake of bribery probe

    UA suspends Emmanuel Richardson in wake of bribery probe

    Wednesday, September 27 2017 8:14 AM EDT2017-09-27 12:14:08 GMT

    The University of Arizona has released a statement dealing with the arrest of assistant coach Emmanuel "Book" Richardson.  

    The University of Arizona has released a statement dealing with the arrest of assistant coach Emmanuel "Book" Richardson.  

  • Coach Rich Rod talks about missed opportunities as Cats gear up for Colorado

    Coach Rich Rod talks about missed opportunities as Cats gear up for Colorado

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 10:05 AM EDT2017-09-26 14:05:02 GMT

    Heres the News 4 Tucson Sunday report on Arizona Wildcat football:

    Heres the News 4 Tucson Sunday report on Arizona Wildcat football:

  • Rich Rod & QB Dawkins express frustration after loss to Utah; Arizona loses to #23 Utah 30-24 after late QB turnovers

    Rich Rod & QB Dawkins express frustration after loss to Utah; Arizona loses to #23 Utah 30-24 after late QB turnovers

    Sunday, September 24 2017 1:41 AM EDT2017-09-24 05:41:52 GMT

    Arizona junior Brandon Dawkins had a chance to lead the Wildcats to a game-tying touchdown late in the 4th quarter against #23 Utah, however, he fumbled late to turn the ball over, and then with under two minutes left, and one last chance, through an interception as he was nailed by a Ute player. Arizona falls to 2-2 while Utah remains unbeaten. KVOA will have complete highlights on News 4 Tucson at 5:30 and 10 p.m. 

    Arizona junior Brandon Dawkins had a chance to lead the Wildcats to a game-tying touchdown late in the 4th quarter against #23 Utah, however, he fumbled late to turn the ball over, and then with under two minutes left, and one last chance, through an interception as he was nailed by a Ute player. Arizona falls to 2-2 while Utah remains unbeaten. KVOA will have complete highlights on News 4 Tucson at 5:30 and 10 p.m. 

  • KVOA Previews tonight's UofA game vs. Utah live at "Bear Down Fridays"

    KVOA Previews tonight's UofA game vs. Utah live at "Bear Down Fridays"

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:59:50 GMT

    News 4 Tucson did it's sportscast live at the "Bear Down Friday's event on a "BEAR DOWN THURSDAY" (since the game vs. Utah will be on Friday night).  It was a "throwback Thursday" as well, as News 4 Tucson went live with the "reincarnation of John Button".  (John Button is the former player that coined the phrase "Bear Down" back in 1925.  Tucson native and Pueblo High School grad Santiago Murillo, a proud graduate of the U o...

    News 4 Tucson did it's sportscast live at the "Bear Down Friday's event on a "BEAR DOWN THURSDAY" (since the game vs. Utah will be on Friday night).  It was a "throwback Thursday" as well, as News 4 Tucson went live with the "reincarnation of John Button".  (John Button is the former player that coined the phrase "Bear Down" back in 1925.  Tucson native and Pueblo High School grad Santiago Murillo, a proud graduate of the U o...

  • Irish boxer robbed in Olympics gears up for Friday's bout in Tucson on ESPN

    Irish boxer robbed in Olympics gears up for Friday's bout in Tucson on ESPN

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:04:08 GMT

    Irish boxer Michael "Mick" Conley won a bronze medal in 2012, but, as the favorite in his weight class to win a gold, he lost in controversial fashion to Russian boxer.   

    Irish boxer Michael "Mick" Conley won a bronze medal in 2012, but, as the favorite in his weight class to win a gold, he lost in controversial fashion to Russian boxer.   

  • Monday's with Rich Rod: Re-live UA's highlight-reel punt return

    Monday's with Rich Rod: Re-live UA's highlight-reel punt return

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:59 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:59:09 GMT

    If you missed the "human highlight reel" Shun Brown's amazing punt return for a TD vs. UTEP ... no worries. 

    If you missed the "human highlight reel" Shun Brown's amazing punt return for a TD vs. UTEP ... no worries. 

  • Arizona Volleyball falls to Illinois State at home

    Arizona Volleyball falls to Illinois State at home

    Saturday, September 16 2017 8:29 PM EDT2017-09-17 00:29:43 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. --  Illinois State swept Arizona (27-25, 25-12, 25-23) to win the Wildcat Classic championship over the host Wildcats, who fell to 6-3 on the season.

    TUCSON, Ariz. --  Illinois State swept Arizona (27-25, 25-12, 25-23) to win the Wildcat Classic championship over the host Wildcats, who fell to 6-3 on the season.

  • QB Dawkins scored 6 TD's as Arizona blows out UTEP 63-16

    QB Dawkins scored 6 TD's as Arizona blows out UTEP 63-16

    Saturday, September 16 2017 2:23 AM EDT2017-09-16 06:23:27 GMT
    Arizona quarterback Brandon Dawkins and the Arizona Wildcats had a lot of time to think about their game plan against UTEP as they took a 4.5 hour bus ride down Interstate 10 from Tucson to El Paso.   Relatively speaking, it's a "quick" drive from one border southwest city to another (Tucson to El Paso). Nonetheless, it was a  trip well-worth it for the hundreds of Tucsonans that drove to El Paso for the game. Arizona wins big 63-16.  Here's more from the Ass...
    Arizona quarterback Brandon Dawkins and the Arizona Wildcats had a lot of time to think about their game plan against UTEP as they took a 4.5 hour bus ride down Interstate 10 from Tucson to El Paso.   Relatively speaking, it's a "quick" drive from one border southwest city to another (Tucson to El Paso). Nonetheless, it was a  trip well-worth it for the hundreds of Tucsonans that drove to El Paso for the game. Arizona wins big 63-16.  Here's more from the Ass...
  • Report: Bucks re-sign Jason Terry

    Report: Bucks re-sign Jason Terry

    Friday, September 15 2017 7:02 PM EDT2017-09-15 23:02:58 GMT

    According to a report from The Vertical's Shams Charania, the Milwaukee Bucks are expected to re-sign former Arizona Wildcat star Jason Terry to a one-year, $2.3 million contract.

    According to a report from The Vertical's Shams Charania, the Milwaukee Bucks are expected to re-sign former Arizona Wildcat star Jason Terry to a one-year, $2.3 million contract.

  • U of A Volleyball preps for "Wildcat Classic" Weekend Games at McKale

    U of A Volleyball preps for "Wildcat Classic" Weekend Games at McKale

    Friday, September 15 2017 1:03 AM EDT2017-09-15 05:03:12 GMT

    Coach Dave Rubio & the Arizona Wildcat Volleyball team is getting ready for another action-packed weekend.  Plenty of tickets are available for some family fun at McKale Center.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: WILDCAT CLASSIC SEPT. 15-16 • McKALE CENTER ARIZONA (4-2) ILLINOIS STATE (4-6) NEW MEXICO STATE (6-3) WILLIAM & MARY (2-8) Roster Roster Roster...

    Coach Dave Rubio & the Arizona Wildcat Volleyball team is getting ready for another action-packed weekend.  Plenty of tickets are available for some family fun at McKale Center.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics: WILDCAT CLASSIC SEPT. 15-16 • McKALE CENTER ARIZONA (4-2) ILLINOIS STATE (4-6) NEW MEXICO STATE (6-3) WILLIAM & MARY (2-8) Roster Roster Roster...

  • U of A football team releasing injury report 1 day before game vs. UTEP

    U of A football team releasing injury report 1 day before game vs. UTEP

    Friday, September 15 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-09-15 05:02:38 GMT

    Arizona will suit up in El Paso against UTEP Friday night.  Here's the injury report just released: Arizona Football Injury Report | as of Sept. 14, 2017 PROBABLE None QUESTIONABLE RB          Nick Wilson (ankle) DL           Parker Zellers (ankle) DOUBTFUL None OUT DB          Isaiah Hayes (shoulder) DE/LB    DeAndr...

    Arizona will suit up in El Paso against UTEP Friday night.  Here's the injury report just released: Arizona Football Injury Report | as of Sept. 14, 2017 PROBABLE None QUESTIONABLE RB          Nick Wilson (ankle) DL           Parker Zellers (ankle) DOUBTFUL None OUT DB          Isaiah Hayes (shoulder) DE/LB    DeAndr...

  • Cats take Bus To El Paso; Dawkins to start at QB; UTEP loses starting signal-caller

    Cats take Bus To El Paso; Dawkins to start at QB; UTEP loses starting signal-caller

    Friday, September 15 2017 1:01 AM EDT2017-09-15 05:01:56 GMT

    Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez is saying quarterback Brandon Dawkins will get the start on Friday against UTEP at the Sun Bowl.  

    Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez is saying quarterback Brandon Dawkins will get the start on Friday against UTEP at the Sun Bowl.  

  • Gymnastics World in Tucson to offer free clinics for kids this Saturday

    Gymnastics World in Tucson to offer free clinics for kids this Saturday

    Thursday, September 14 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-09-14 14:07:02 GMT

            Celebrate NATIONAL GYMNASTICS DAY At Gymnastics World Central Saturday Sept. 16 

            Celebrate NATIONAL GYMNASTICS DAY At Gymnastics World Central Saturday Sept. 16 

  • Beardown Breakdown: After loss to Houston, firing RichRod in-season would be wrong move

    Beardown Breakdown: After loss to Houston, firing RichRod in-season would be wrong move

    Monday, September 11 2017 2:37 AM EDT2017-09-11 06:37:20 GMT
    After Arizona's 19-16 loss to Houston, Ari Alexander talks about why fans calling for Rich Rodriguez to be fired are jumping the gun.
    After Arizona's 19-16 loss to Houston, Ari Alexander talks about why fans calling for Rich Rodriguez to be fired are jumping the gun.
  • Zona Hoping To Win Battle Of Turnovers Tonight vs. Houston at Arizona Stadium; Hear From Cats by clicking on video

    Zona Hoping To Win Battle Of Turnovers Tonight vs. Houston at Arizona Stadium; Hear From Cats by clicking on video

    Saturday, September 9 2017 10:06 AM EDT2017-09-09 14:06:07 GMT

    Arizona hopes to move to 2-0 this young season as the Cats get set for Houston with a kickoff at 7:30 p.m. at Arizona Stadium. Here's a preview on the game as-aired-on NBC: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Quick Hits: » Arizona and Houston meet for the first time since 1986. That was also the Wildcats’ most recent meeting with a team from the American Athletic Conference. » The Wildcats have topped 500 rushing yards in each of their last ...

    Arizona hopes to move to 2-0 this young season as the Cats get set for Houston with a kickoff at 7:30 p.m. at Arizona Stadium. Here's a preview on the game as-aired-on NBC: Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Quick Hits: » Arizona and Houston meet for the first time since 1986. That was also the Wildcats’ most recent meeting with a team from the American Athletic Conference. » The Wildcats have topped 500 rushing yards in each of their last ...

  • RB Nick Wilson Listed As Questionable vs. Houston (complete injury report below)

    RB Nick Wilson Listed As Questionable vs. Houston (complete injury report below)

    Thursday, September 7 2017 4:57 PM EDT2017-09-07 20:57:01 GMT
    The U of A Injury report has been released for Saturday’s game against Houston. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Injury Report | as of Sept. 7, 2017 PROBABLE TE           Jamie Nunley (back) QUESTIONABLE RB           Nick Wilson (ankle) TE           Trevor Wood (ankle)     DOUBTFUL ...
    The U of A Injury report has been released for Saturday’s game against Houston. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Arizona Football Injury Report | as of Sept. 7, 2017 PROBABLE TE           Jamie Nunley (back) QUESTIONABLE RB           Nick Wilson (ankle) TE           Trevor Wood (ankle)     DOUBTFUL ...
  • Extended Highlights of U of A vs. NAU game

    Extended Highlights of U of A vs. NAU game

    Wednesday, September 6 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-09-06 14:07:10 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats are gunning for a 2-0 start as they head into their home matchup against Houston this Saturday.  Here are some extended highlights of Arizona's blowout victory over NAU: As the Cats prep for Houston in a matchup starting at 7:30 p.m. this Saturday, here's more "fun facts" from the Arizona Athletics staff: Some Game Themes: In what was expected to be a pivotal non-conference showdown only a couple weeks ago, this week's cat fight between the C...

    The Arizona Wildcats are gunning for a 2-0 start as they head into their home matchup against Houston this Saturday.  Here are some extended highlights of Arizona's blowout victory over NAU: As the Cats prep for Houston in a matchup starting at 7:30 p.m. this Saturday, here's more "fun facts" from the Arizona Athletics staff: Some Game Themes: In what was expected to be a pivotal non-conference showdown only a couple weeks ago, this week's cat fight between the C...

  • Arizona draws Boston University in neutral soccer match in Tempe

    Arizona draws Boston University in neutral soccer match in Tempe

    Monday, September 4 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-09-04 12:00:27 GMT
    Courtesy: Arizona AthleticsCourtesy: Arizona Athletics

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona women’s soccer team tied Boston University 1-1 on Sunday afternoon in Tempe, Ariz. in their final match of the Sun Devil Desert Classic.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona women’s soccer team tied Boston University 1-1 on Sunday afternoon in Tempe, Ariz. in their final match of the Sun Devil Desert Classic.

  • Arizona inducts three into Ring of Honor

    Arizona inducts three into Ring of Honor

    Saturday, September 2 2017 9:21 PM EDT2017-09-03 01:21:14 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona Athletics has added three Wildcats to the Arizona Stadium Ring of Honor, the department announced on Saturday.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona Athletics has added three Wildcats to the Arizona Stadium Ring of Honor, the department announced on Saturday.

  • Arizona Football Game Preview: NAU

    Arizona Football Game Preview: NAU

    Saturday, September 2 2017 9:15 PM EDT2017-09-03 01:15:42 GMT
    Paul Cicala reports from the campus of the University of Arizona with a preview of the Wildcats home opener against Northern Arizona: Arizona vs NAU Preview
    Paul Cicala reports from the campus of the University of Arizona with a preview of the Wildcats home opener against Northern Arizona: Arizona vs NAU Preview
  • U of A football team hosting a drive to help Houston Flood Victims

    U of A football team hosting a drive to help Houston Flood Victims

    Thursday, August 31 2017 2:06 AM EDT2017-08-31 06:06:10 GMT

    The U of A athletic department is heading up a drive to help out the victims of Hurricane Harvey.  Starting Sunday, the U of A football equipment trucks will be parked on the east side of Arizona Stadium to collect donations of hygiene products, cleaning supplies, diapers.  And, following the Sept. 9th game against the Cougars, they'll follow the team's equipment van to Houston to deliver the donated goods. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF EFFORT...

    The U of A athletic department is heading up a drive to help out the victims of Hurricane Harvey.  Starting Sunday, the U of A football equipment trucks will be parked on the east side of Arizona Stadium to collect donations of hygiene products, cleaning supplies, diapers.  And, following the Sept. 9th game against the Cougars, they'll follow the team's equipment van to Houston to deliver the donated goods. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF EFFORT...

  • Friday Football Fever: Jack in the Box Player of the Week - August 25

    Friday Football Fever: Jack in the Box Player of the Week - August 25

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-08-30 02:12:09 GMT

    Cienega quarterback Jamarye Joiner is arguably the best player in Southern Arizona, and in his senior year, he's still getting even better. "In passing, I've improved my footwork," said Joiner, who has also gotten faster over the offseason.

    Cienega quarterback Jamarye Joiner is arguably the best player in Southern Arizona, and in his senior year, he's still getting even better. "In passing, I've improved my footwork," said Joiner, who has also gotten faster over the offseason.

  • University of Arizona to honor Lute Olson with statue

    University of Arizona to honor Lute Olson with statue

    Tuesday, August 29 2017 6:29 PM EDT2017-08-29 22:29:01 GMT

    The University of Arizona has announced the school will honor former Wildcat basketball coach and Hall of Famer Lute Olson with a statue of his likeness on campus.

    The University of Arizona has announced the school will honor former Wildcat basketball coach and Hall of Famer Lute Olson with a statue of his likeness on campus.

  • Complete showing of Friday Football Fever high school football show! Just click icon.

    Complete showing of Friday Football Fever high school football show! Just click icon.

    Monday, August 28 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-08-28 19:52:33 GMT

    Did you miss the Friday Football Fever on August 25, 2017 (including all the in-depth high school football highlights)?  No worries, here's the complete show.  

    Did you miss the Friday Football Fever on August 25, 2017 (including all the in-depth high school football highlights)?  No worries, here's the complete show.  

  • The NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Selects to Play at the Desert Diamond Casino Tailgate Festival

    The NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl Selects to Play at the Desert Diamond Casino Tailgate Festival

    Friday, August 25 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-08-25 16:02:08 GMT

    The Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl made a major announcement on Thursday. Here's more: Here's more from the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl PR staff: The third NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl game is set to kickoff at 3:30pm, December 29th at Arizona Stadium.  Prior to the game, 11:00am to 2:45pm, fans are invited to the Desert Diamond Casino Tailgate Festival, Neon Trees will perform from 1:30pm – 2:45pm.` Hailed by Rolling Stone as "a New Wave pop powerhouse,&quo...

    The Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl made a major announcement on Thursday. Here's more: Here's more from the Nova Home Loans Arizona Bowl PR staff: The third NOVA® Home Loans Arizona Bowl game is set to kickoff at 3:30pm, December 29th at Arizona Stadium.  Prior to the game, 11:00am to 2:45pm, fans are invited to the Desert Diamond Casino Tailgate Festival, Neon Trees will perform from 1:30pm – 2:45pm.` Hailed by Rolling Stone as "a New Wave pop powerhouse,&quo...

  • Wildcats show off personality at media day

    Wildcats show off personality at media day

    Sunday, August 20 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-08-20 14:00:14 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats football team held its media day Saturday, where we learned a few interesting things about the hometown team.

    The Arizona Wildcats football team held its media day Saturday, where we learned a few interesting things about the hometown team.

  • UA Coaching Great Lute Olson talks about own experience with terrorist threats in Spain

    UA Coaching Great Lute Olson talks about own experience with terrorist threats in Spain

    Friday, August 18 2017 10:07 AM EDT2017-08-18 14:07:08 GMT

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats were on a roll in Spain as their international basketball tour continued.  However, that all came to a halt alter the terrorist attack in Barcelona just blocks from the player's hotel.  Now, the U of A is saying the team is canceling the final game and working on plans of coming home. Here in Tucson, we at News 4 Tucson caught up with Arizona coaching legend Lute Olson, who also led Team USA to a gold medal in the 1986 W...

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats were on a roll in Spain as their international basketball tour continued.  However, that all came to a halt alter the terrorist attack in Barcelona just blocks from the player's hotel.  Now, the U of A is saying the team is canceling the final game and working on plans of coming home. Here in Tucson, we at News 4 Tucson caught up with Arizona coaching legend Lute Olson, who also led Team USA to a gold medal in the 1986 W...

  • Arizona wins again in Spain on Wednesday; UA highlights from Europe

    Arizona wins again in Spain on Wednesday; UA highlights from Europe

    Thursday, August 17 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-08-17 15:07:09 GMT

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcat basketball team are living the "vida loca" or "crazy life" on the basketball court as their "crazy-domination" of teams in Spain continue.  H ere's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona Wildcats used strong second and third quarters to propel themselves to a 99-74 victory over the Mataro All-Stars in UA's second exhibition of its Spanish foreign tour. Junior Allonzo Trier fill...

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcat basketball team are living the "vida loca" or "crazy life" on the basketball court as their "crazy-domination" of teams in Spain continue.  H ere's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona Wildcats used strong second and third quarters to propel themselves to a 99-74 victory over the Mataro All-Stars in UA's second exhibition of its Spanish foreign tour. Junior Allonzo Trier fill...

  • Jerseys, theme nights, discount concessions highlight Roadrunners calendar

    Jerseys, theme nights, discount concessions highlight Roadrunners calendar

    Thursday, August 17 2017 9:04 AM EDT2017-08-17 13:04:06 GMT

    Here's more from the Tucson Roadrunners website: The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced today the team’s promotional schedule for the 2017-18 Season. Packed with fun and entertainment all season long, the Roadrunners promotional schedule features something for everyone.  Highlights include Opening Night Rally Towel giveaway sponsored by Williams & Associates; Craig Cunningham Jersey Retirement and Bobblehead Ni...

    Here's more from the Tucson Roadrunners website: The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced today the team’s promotional schedule for the 2017-18 Season. Packed with fun and entertainment all season long, the Roadrunners promotional schedule features something for everyone.  Highlights include Opening Night Rally Towel giveaway sponsored by Williams & Associates; Craig Cunningham Jersey Retirement and Bobblehead Ni...

  • Bruce Arians suggests former Wildcat Scooby Wright will make the team

    Bruce Arians suggests former Wildcat Scooby Wright will make the team

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-08-16 12:00:25 GMT

    After a pre-season game in which Scooby Wright forced a fumble, the former Wildcat star got some first-team reps at inside linebacker thanks to a scheduled day of rest for starter Karlos Dansby.

    After a pre-season game in which Scooby Wright forced a fumble, the former Wildcat star got some first-team reps at inside linebacker thanks to a scheduled day of rest for starter Karlos Dansby.

  • Arizona extends Jay Johnson's contract to 2022

    Arizona extends Jay Johnson's contract to 2022

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 8:51 PM EDT2017-08-16 00:51:10 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona head baseball coach Jay Johnson has agreed to terms that will extend his contract through the 2022 season and increase his yearly base salary to $500,000, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Tuesday.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona head baseball coach Jay Johnson has agreed to terms that will extend his contract through the 2022 season and increase his yearly base salary to $500,000, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Tuesday.

  • Arizona extends Candrea's contract

    Arizona extends Candrea's contract

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-08-15 12:00:26 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona head softball coach Mike Candrea has agreed to terms that will extend his contract through the 2022 season and increase his yearly base salary to $345,000, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Monday.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona head softball coach Mike Candrea has agreed to terms that will extend his contract through the 2022 season and increase his yearly base salary to $345,000, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Monday.

  • Diamondbacks blank Astros in series opener

    Diamondbacks blank Astros in series opener

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 1:53 AM EDT2017-08-15 05:53:51 GMT
    Arizona Diamondbacks - MLB.comArizona Diamondbacks - MLB.com

    PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona Diamondbacks hustled for extra bases, made some nifty defensive plays and got a dominating performance from their starting pitcher.

    PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona Diamondbacks hustled for extra bases, made some nifty defensive plays and got a dominating performance from their starting pitcher.

  • Report: Dolphins sign Trey Griffey

    Report: Dolphins sign Trey Griffey

    Tuesday, August 15 2017 12:51 AM EDT2017-08-15 04:51:45 GMT

    Former Arizona Wildcat Trey Griffey, the son of Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr will have another NFL shot with the Miami Dolphins according to ESPN insider Adam Schefter.

    Former Arizona Wildcat Trey Griffey, the son of Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr will have another NFL shot with the Miami Dolphins according to ESPN insider Adam Schefter.

  • Arizona basketball opens Spain trip with blowout win

    Arizona basketball opens Spain trip with blowout win

    Monday, August 14 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-08-14 12:00:21 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats opened their Spain trip with a 113-44 win over Cambinado Valenciano, a team of Spanish players made up of men aged 19-33. 

    The Arizona Wildcats opened their Spain trip with a 113-44 win over Cambinado Valenciano, a team of Spanish players made up of men aged 19-33. 

  • McKenzie Barnes commits to play football at Arizona in 2018

    McKenzie Barnes commits to play football at Arizona in 2018

    Sunday, August 13 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-08-13 14:00:17 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats picked up a commit Sunday night from McKenzie Barnes, a three-star cornerback from Fresno, CA. 

    The Arizona Wildcats picked up a commit Sunday night from McKenzie Barnes, a three-star cornerback from Fresno, CA. 

  • Peralta hits inside-the-park home run as Diamondbacks beat Cubs

    Peralta hits inside-the-park home run as Diamondbacks beat Cubs

    Sunday, August 13 2017 12:47 AM EDT2017-08-13 04:47:48 GMT
    Arizona Diamondbacks - MLB.comArizona Diamondbacks - MLB.com

    PHOENIX (AP) - Patrick Corbin pitched 6 2/3 scoreless innings, David Peralta hit an inside-the-park home run and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Cubs 6-2 on Saturday night, cutting Chicago's NL Central lead over St. Louis to a percentage point.

    PHOENIX (AP) - Patrick Corbin pitched 6 2/3 scoreless innings, David Peralta hit an inside-the-park home run and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Cubs 6-2 on Saturday night, cutting Chicago's NL Central lead over St. Louis to a percentage point.

  • Lute Olson talks about inaugural fantasy basketball camp

    Lute Olson talks about inaugural fantasy basketball camp

    Saturday, August 12 2017 1:41 AM EDT2017-08-12 05:41:01 GMT

    Legendary Arizona Wildcats head coach Lute Olson will host his inaugural fantasy basketball camp from September 7-10.

    Legendary Arizona Wildcats head coach Lute Olson will host his inaugural fantasy basketball camp from September 7-10.

  • Sage Watson finishes 6th in 400m Hurdles at World Track Championships

    Sage Watson finishes 6th in 400m Hurdles at World Track Championships

    Friday, August 11 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-08-11 12:00:20 GMT

    LONDON – Arizona Track and Field alumni Sage Watson represented the Wildcats at the 2017 IAAF Championships in London Thursday, competing in the 400-meter hurdles final.

    LONDON – Arizona Track and Field alumni Sage Watson represented the Wildcats at the 2017 IAAF Championships in London Thursday, competing in the 400-meter hurdles final.

  • Arizona lands 3-star 2018 defensive tackle

    Arizona lands 3-star 2018 defensive tackle

    Friday, August 11 2017 12:39 AM EDT2017-08-11 04:39:17 GMT

    The Arizona Wildcats are starting to get bigger on the defensive line, and the latest Wildcat football verbal commit is a big one.

    The Arizona Wildcats are starting to get bigger on the defensive line, and the latest Wildcat football verbal commit is a big one.

  • Tomey, Peete, Duncans head list of Pima County Hall Of Fame inductees

    Tomey, Peete, Duncans head list of Pima County Hall Of Fame inductees

    Thursday, August 10 2017 11:27 AM EDT2017-08-10 15:27:01 GMT

    More high-profile athletes from the Old Pueblo were honored at a press conference for the Oct. 29 induction ceremonies into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame.    

    More high-profile athletes from the Old Pueblo were honored at a press conference for the Oct. 29 induction ceremonies into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame.    

  • Empire High Senior To Play In Blue-Grey All-American Bowl

    Empire High Senior To Play In Blue-Grey All-American Bowl

    Thursday, August 10 2017 11:00 AM EDT2017-08-10 15:00:15 GMT

    A senior at Empire High School in Vail has been selected to play in a prestigious High School All Star game.  

    A senior at Empire High School in Vail has been selected to play in a prestigious High School All Star game.  

  • Cats finish 10 days of practice before heading to Spain

    Cats finish 10 days of practice before heading to Spain

    Thursday, August 10 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-08-10 14:49:03 GMT

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcat basketball team will be traveling most of Thursday as they head to Spain and a nine-day hoops tour.  

    Coach Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcat basketball team will be traveling most of Thursday as they head to Spain and a nine-day hoops tour.  

  • Rich Rod hopes to get tight ends more involved

    Rich Rod hopes to get tight ends more involved

    Thursday, August 10 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-08-10 14:00:28 GMT

    As practice and preps continue for the Sept. 2 opener vs. NAU, Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona Wildcats hope to get a high-powered offense in full gear.  

    As practice and preps continue for the Sept. 2 opener vs. NAU, Coach Rich Rodriguez and the Arizona Wildcats hope to get a high-powered offense in full gear.  

  • 'Hospitality Helps' golf tournament set for Aug. 16

    'Hospitality Helps' golf tournament set for Aug. 16

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-08-09 17:05:09 GMT

    On Aug. 16, the Casas Adobes Optimist Club will be hosting our 5th annual Charity Golf Outing to raise help funds for an Adopt-a-Family program for this holiday season. 

    On Aug. 16, the Casas Adobes Optimist Club will be hosting our 5th annual Charity Golf Outing to raise help funds for an Adopt-a-Family program for this holiday season. 

  • U of A players talk about excitement for basketball tour of Spain

    U of A players talk about excitement for basketball tour of Spain

    Wednesday, August 9 2017 11:05 AM EDT2017-08-09 15:05:06 GMT

    University of Arizona basketball players met with KVOA News 4 Tucson & other members of the media in Southern Arizona, less than 48 hours before hitting the road for a long-anticipated hoops tour in Spain. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona basketball program will travel to Spain in August for a foreign tour, including a trio of exhibition games. The Wildcats will spend time in Barcelona and Valencia Aug. 11 through Aug. 19. UA will take on Combinado ...

    University of Arizona basketball players met with KVOA News 4 Tucson & other members of the media in Southern Arizona, less than 48 hours before hitting the road for a long-anticipated hoops tour in Spain. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: The University of Arizona basketball program will travel to Spain in August for a foreign tour, including a trio of exhibition games. The Wildcats will spend time in Barcelona and Valencia Aug. 11 through Aug. 19. UA will take on Combinado ...

  • U of A grad places 2nd in heat at World Games in London

    U of A grad places 2nd in heat at World Games in London

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 2:02 AM EDT2017-08-08 06:02:17 GMT

    Former U of A standout Sage Watson had a successful day at the World Games in London.  She'd place 2nd in her heat of the 400 meter hurdles. Here's more from Arizona Athletics on some of the other former Wildcats who are competing in the World Games: The University of Arizona Track & Field program will be represented by Sage Watson, Liz Patterson, Pau Tonnesen and Edgar Rivera-Morales at the 2017 IAAFWorld Championships in London.   Watson will takes part in the 400-m...

    Former U of A standout Sage Watson had a successful day at the World Games in London.  

  • Rob Gronkowski Bobblehead to Highlight Fan Appreciation Night at U of A vs. NAU

    Rob Gronkowski Bobblehead to Highlight Fan Appreciation Night at U of A vs. NAU

    Tuesday, August 8 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-08-08 04:08:55 GMT

    Apart from enjoying a fun, energetic atmosphere of Pac-12 football, there are even more incentives to attend U of A football games this season. 

    Apart from enjoying a fun, energetic atmosphere of Pac-12 football, there are even more incentives to attend U of A football games this season. 

  • Nogales-born, Tucson-raised champ set to defend title at TCC in September

    Nogales-born, Tucson-raised champ set to defend title at TCC in September

    Friday, August 4 2017 8:12 PM EDT2017-08-05 00:12:37 GMT
    Two-time Olympian & Tucsonan Oscar Valdez will put his unbeaten record on the line in September and fighting in front of a home crowd.  To see more, please click on icon above. 
    Two-time Olympian & Tucsonan Oscar Valdez will put his unbeaten record on the line in September and fighting in front of a home crowd.  To see more, please click on icon above. 
  • Report: Mavericks sign Brandon Ashley

    Report: Mavericks sign Brandon Ashley

    Thursday, August 3 2017 7:10 PM EDT2017-08-03 23:10:42 GMT

    According to a report from ESPN's Marc Spears, the Dallas Mavericks signed former Arizona Wildcat forward Brandon Ashley.

    According to a report from ESPN's Marc Spears, the Dallas Mavericks signed former Arizona Wildcat forward Brandon Ashley.

  • UA Runningback Nick Wilson Hoping For Another 1,000 yard season

    UA Runningback Nick Wilson Hoping For Another 1,000 yard season

    Thursday, August 3 2017 12:04 PM EDT2017-08-03 16:04:07 GMT

    One of the few seniors on the Arizona football roster is hoping to re-live his success as a freshman.  Yes! - Nick Wilson rushed for almost 1,400 yards his first year at the U of A.  To hear what he has to say about the upcoming season, please click on the icon above.  

    One of the few seniors on the Arizona football roster is hoping to re-live his success as a freshman.  Yes! - Nick Wilson rushed for almost 1,400 yards his first year at the U of A.  To hear what he has to say about the upcoming season, please click on the icon above.  

  • U of A women's soccer team is gunning for NCAA birth as season gets under way

    U of A women's soccer team is gunning for NCAA birth as season gets under way

    Thursday, August 3 2017 9:56 AM EDT2017-08-03 13:56:03 GMT

    It’s that time of the year again!  -Arizona women's soccer season!  The first practice for the Lady Wildcats took place at Mulcahy Stadium Wednesday morning.  To hear more from U of A after the first practice, please click on the icon above. 

    It’s that time of the year again!  -Arizona women's soccer season!  The first practice for the Lady Wildcats took place at Mulcahy Stadium Wednesday morning.  To hear more from U of A after the first practice, please click on the icon above. 

  • Dave Heek Names Blaylock Arizona’s Associate A.D. for Compliance

    Dave Heek Names Blaylock Arizona’s Associate A.D. for Compliance

    Wednesday, August 2 2017 1:14 AM EDT2017-08-02 05:14:37 GMT
    New U of A Athletic Director has been hard-at-work since being hired last spring, and now, more exciting news. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Brent Blaylock has been named Arizona’s Associate Athletics Director for Compliance, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Tuesday. Blaylock comes to Tucson after serving as the Assistant A.D. for Compliance at Kansas since December 2014. At KU, Blaylock was responsible for rules education, governance, and the KU elite st...
    New U of A Athletic Director has been hard-at-work since being hired last spring, and now, more exciting news. Here's more from Arizona Athletics: Brent Blaylock has been named Arizona’s Associate Athletics Director for Compliance, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Tuesday. Blaylock comes to Tucson after serving as the Assistant A.D. for Compliance at Kansas since December 2014. At KU, Blaylock was responsible for rules education, governance, and the KU elite st...
  • Roadrunners announce ticket plan with "generous" promotions

    Roadrunners announce ticket plan with "generous" promotions

    Tuesday, August 1 2017 6:31 PM EDT2017-08-01 22:31:10 GMT

    Ice Hockey season is just a few months away, and, now you can purchase tickets to some of the hottest games at the TCC 

    Ice Hockey season is just a few months away, and, now you can purchase tickets to some of the hottest games at the TCC 

  • UA grad Cordes helps USA win 4x100 medley relay

    UA grad Cordes helps USA win 4x100 medley relay

    Monday, July 31 2017 12:35 AM EDT2017-07-31 04:35:06 GMT

    Former Arizona swimming Kevin Cordes captured his second gold medal of the 2017 FINA Championships in Hungary, helping Team USA win the 4x100 medley relay.

    Former Arizona swimming Kevin Cordes captured his second gold medal of the 2017 FINA Championships in Hungary, helping Team USA win the 4x100 medley relay.

  • Rich Rodriguez meets with media at start of fall camp

    Rich Rodriguez meets with media at start of fall camp

    Sunday, July 30 2017 8:28 PM EDT2017-07-31 00:28:22 GMT

    Arizona head football coach Rich Rodriguez met with local media for 20 minutes before the start of fall camp, discussing everything from position battles to his frustration with the NCAA's rule change voting system.

    Arizona head football coach Rich Rodriguez met with local media for 20 minutes before the start of fall camp, discussing everything from position battles to his frustration with the NCAA's rule change voting system.

  • WR Cooper no longer on Arizona football roster

    WR Cooper no longer on Arizona football roster

    Saturday, July 29 2017 8:24 PM EDT2017-07-30 00:24:16 GMT

    According to multiple reports, Arizona redshirt freshman wide receiver DeVaughn Cooper has left the team. Cooper is a 5-foot-10 175 pound receiver from California, who had a solid chance to earn playing time in 2017 as the Wildcats graduated three of the team's top pass catchers.

    According to multiple reports, Arizona redshirt freshman wide receiver DeVaughn Cooper has left the team. Cooper is a 5-foot-10 175 pound receiver from California, who had a solid chance to earn playing time in 2017 as the Wildcats graduated three of the team's top pass catchers.

  • Arizona's Kevin Cordes helps break swim record

    Arizona's Kevin Cordes helps break swim record

    Friday, July 28 2017 9:59 PM EDT2017-07-29 01:59:48 GMT

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - The United States set a world record in the preliminaries of the 4x100 mixed medley relay at the world championships on Wednesday. The team of Ryan Murphy, Kevin Cordes, Kelsi Worrell and Mallory Comerford produced a time of 3 minutes, 40.28 seconds, breaking the mark of 3:41.71 set by Britain at the 2015 worlds.

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - The United States set a world record in the preliminaries of the 4x100 mixed medley relay at the world championships on Wednesday. The team of Ryan Murphy, Kevin Cordes, Kelsi Worrell and Mallory Comerford produced a time of 3 minutes, 40.28 seconds, breaking the mark of 3:41.71 set by Britain at the 2015 worlds.

  • Arizona football hires Chuck Cecil as Director of Player Development

    Arizona football hires Chuck Cecil as Director of Player Development

    Friday, July 28 2017 8:47 PM EDT2017-07-29 00:47:33 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Former Arizona football star safety and National Football Foundation College Hall of Fame member Chuck Cecil has been hired as the program's Director of Player Development/Defensive Analyst, head coach Rich Rodriguez announced Friday. Cecil will begin work next week with the Wildcats, who report to preseason camp Sunday evening and hold their first official practice on Monday.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Former Arizona football star safety and National Football Foundation College Hall of Fame member Chuck Cecil has been hired as the program's Director of Player Development/Defensive Analyst, head coach Rich Rodriguez announced Friday. Cecil will begin work next week with the Wildcats, who report to preseason camp Sunday evening and hold their first official practice on Monday.

  • "Weigh Ins " today at Casino Del Sol: Oscar De La Hoya brings ESPN title fight to Tucson

    "Weigh Ins " today at Casino Del Sol: Oscar De La Hoya brings ESPN title fight to Tucson

    Friday, July 28 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-07-28 21:20:57 GMT

    Another championship bout is set to hit the Old Pueblo this Saturday

    Another championship bout is set to hit the Old Pueblo this Saturday           ...

  • Scores of adults excited for Lute Olson fantasy basketball camp

    Scores of adults excited for Lute Olson fantasy basketball camp

    Thursday, July 27 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-07-27 19:31:09 GMT

    How would -you- like the chance to get up, close and personal with Arizona Wildcat Coaching Legend Lute Olson?

    How would -you- like the chance to get up, close and personal with Arizona Wildcat Coaching Legend Lute Olson?

  • USA beats Costa Rica To Advance To Gold Cup Finals

    USA beats Costa Rica To Advance To Gold Cup Finals

    Monday, July 24 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-07-24 14:08:09 GMT

    USA is awaiting the winner of the game between Mexico and Jamaica to see who the Red, White & Blue will play in the championship of the Gold Cup.   Here are highlights from USA's 2-0 win over Costa Rica in the semi-finals in the Dallas, TX area. 

    USA is awaiting the winner of the game between Mexico and Jamaica to see who the Red, White & Blue will play in the championship of the Gold Cup.   Here are highlights from USA's 2-0 win over Costa Rica in the semi-finals in the Dallas, TX area. 

  • Thornydale Hosts Washington in Little League World Series West Regional

    Thornydale Hosts Washington in Little League World Series West Regional

    Sunday, July 23 2017 5:49 PM EDT2017-07-23 21:49:02 GMT

    After a rain-delay of nearly two hours, the Thornydale Little League team representing Arizona in the Western Regionals for Softball (Juniors) saw their momentum taken away in an 11-9 loss to Washington.  For highlights, please click on icon above. 

    After a rain-delay of nearly two hours, the Thornydale Little League team representing Arizona in the Western Regionals for Softball (Juniors) saw their momentum taken away in an 11-9 loss to Washington.  For highlights, please click on icon above. 

  • Spieth wins British Open

    Spieth wins British Open

    Sunday, July 23 2017 5:22 PM EDT2017-07-23 21:22:32 GMT

    We have another 3-time-major-champ in golf.  

    We have another 3-time-major-champ in golf.  

  • FC Tucson's season comes to end after 1-0 loss to Fresno in Playoffs

    FC Tucson's season comes to end after 1-0 loss to Fresno in Playoffs

    Sunday, July 23 2017 12:56 AM EDT2017-07-23 04:56:58 GMT
    In a game that ended at almost midnight Saturday morning because of a lengthy weather-delay, FC Tucson fell to the Fresno Fuego 1-0 in the PDL semi-finals.  To see highlights, please click on icon above. 
    In a game that ended at almost midnight Saturday morning because of a lengthy weather-delay, FC Tucson fell to the Fresno Fuego 1-0 in the PDL semi-finals.  To see highlights, please click on icon above. 
  • Mexico beats Honduras in quarterfinals; US to face Jamaica

    Mexico beats Honduras in quarterfinals; US to face Jamaica

    Friday, July 21 2017 10:25 AM EDT2017-07-21 14:25:12 GMT

    Team Mexico saw a big fan turnout here in the Arizona as the Tricolor knocked off Honduras 1-0 in the quarterfinals of the Gold Cup. 

    Team Mexico saw a big fan turnout here in the Arizona as the Tricolor knocked off Honduras 1-0 in the quarterfinals of the Gold Cup. 

  • FC Tucson hosts Friday playoff games: $1 Beer, Hotdogs, Ice Pops, FREE Soccer Balls!

    FC Tucson hosts Friday playoff games: $1 Beer, Hotdogs, Ice Pops, FREE Soccer Balls!

    Friday, July 21 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-07-21 14:04:08 GMT

    KVOA News 4 Tucson is teaming up with FC Tucson this Friday and Saturday for lots of family fun at the Kino Sports Complex.  

    KVOA News 4 Tucson is teaming up with FC Tucson this Friday and Saturday for lots of family fun at the Kino Sports Complex. 

  • Three North Americans top leaderboard at British Open

    Three North Americans top leaderboard at British Open

    Friday, July 21 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-07-21 13:08:06 GMT

    Three North Americans are on top of the leaderboard at the British Open 2017. 

    Three North Americans are on top of the leaderboard at the British Open 2017. 

  • FC Tucson to host playoff games this Friday & Saturday

    FC Tucson to host playoff games this Friday & Saturday

    Thursday, July 20 2017 10:58 AM EDT2017-07-20 14:58:08 GMT

    FC Tucson's soccer team will host playoff games this Friday and potentially Saturday.  Here's more from the FC Tucson website: FC Tucson will play the Fresno Fuego Friday, July 21st at 8:00 p.m. in the Premier Development League Western Conference Semifinals at Kino North Stadium. After earning the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference with the highest point total, the Golden State Force will play the winner of a play-in game between Foothills FC and Timbers U23 at 6:00 p.m. Fri...

    FC Tucson's soccer team will host playoff games this Friday and potentially Saturday.  Here's more from the FC Tucson website: FC Tucson will play the Fresno Fuego Friday, July 21st at 8:00 p.m. in the Premier Development League Western Conference Semifinals at Kino North Stadium. After earning the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference with the highest point total, the Golden State Force will play the winner of a play-in game between Foothills FC and Timbers U23 at 6:00 p.m. Fri...

  • Arizona introduces new swimming coach Augie Busch

    Arizona introduces new swimming coach Augie Busch

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-07-19 12:00:28 GMT

    With a cheer from friends and family, and an impassioned speech about the merits of the hire from Athletic Director Dave Heeke, the University of Arizona introduced its new swimming and diving coach, Augie Busch.

    With a cheer from friends and family, and an impassioned speech about the merits of the hire from Athletic Director Dave Heeke, the University of Arizona introduced its new swimming and diving coach, Augie Busch.

  • Arizona's Krystal Quihuis wins Amateur Golf Championship

    Arizona's Krystal Quihuis wins Amateur Golf Championship

    Sunday, July 16 2017 1:02 AM EDT2017-07-16 05:02:13 GMT

    Krystal Quihuis won the 87th Annual Women's TRANS National Championship at Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club on Friday, making par on #18 in a one-hole playoff with runner-up Sarah Burnham.

    Krystal Quihuis won the 87th Annual Women's TRANS National Championship at Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club on Friday, making par on #18 in a one-hole playoff with runner-up Sarah Burnham.

  • Arizona Basketball sets schedule for Spain trip

    Arizona Basketball sets schedule for Spain trip

    Friday, July 14 2017 6:50 PM EDT2017-07-14 22:50:24 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona basketball program will travel to Spain in August for a foreign tour, including a trio of exhibition games. The Wildcats will spend time in Barcelona and Valencia Aug. 11 through Aug. 19. 

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The University of Arizona basketball program will travel to Spain in August for a foreign tour, including a trio of exhibition games. The Wildcats will spend time in Barcelona and Valencia Aug. 11 through Aug. 19. 

  • Arizona center Eldridge on Rimington Watch List

    Arizona center Eldridge on Rimington Watch List

    Thursday, July 13 2017 7:24 PM EDT2017-07-13 23:24:28 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – University of Arizona redshirt sophomore center Nathan Eldridge has been named to the 2017 Rimington Trophy Watch List, given to the nation's best at the position.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – University of Arizona redshirt sophomore center Nathan Eldridge has been named to the 2017 Rimington Trophy Watch List, given to the nation's best at the position.

  • Arizona golfer David Laskin qualifies for U.S. Amateur Championship

    Arizona golfer David Laskin qualifies for U.S. Amateur Championship

    Thursday, July 13 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-07-13 12:00:29 GMT

    RANCHO MURIETA, Calif. – Arizona sophomore David Laskin will play at the 2017 U.S. Amateur Championship by finishing as a co-leader at 6-under par in qualifying play at Rancho Murieta Country Club outside Sacramento.

    RANCHO MURIETA, Calif. – Arizona sophomore David Laskin will play at the 2017 U.S. Amateur Championship by finishing as a co-leader at 6-under par in qualifying play at Rancho Murieta Country Club outside Sacramento.

  • Arizona hires Augie Busch as new swim coach

    Arizona hires Augie Busch as new swim coach

    Monday, July 10 2017 6:31 PM EDT2017-07-10 22:31:08 GMT

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Augie Busch has been named Arizona head swimming and diving coach, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Saturday.

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Augie Busch has been named Arizona head swimming and diving coach, Director of Athletics Dave Heeke announced on Saturday.

  • Brandon Ashley making summer league impression

    Brandon Ashley making summer league impression

    Monday, July 10 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-07-10 12:00:31 GMT

    Former Arizona Wildcat Brandon Ashley could have a shot at making an NBA roster for the first time since going undrafted in 2015. Ashley has played well in summer league for the Dallas Mavericks.

    Former Arizona Wildcat Brandon Ashley could have a shot at making an NBA roster for the first time since going undrafted in 2015. Ashley has played well in summer league for the Dallas Mavericks.

  • Former Wildcats make summer league debuts

    Former Wildcats make summer league debuts

    Sunday, July 9 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-07-09 14:00:18 GMT

    Lauri Markkanen made his Bulls debut in Las Vegas summer league and looked like the player Wildcat fans saw at Arizona. Markkanen mixed some rebounding with shooting, and inside play. The 7-foot Finn scored 14 points, added 8 rebounds and shot 2-5 from behind the arc.

    Lauri Markkanen made his Bulls debut in Las Vegas summer league and looked like the player Wildcat fans saw at Arizona. Markkanen mixed some rebounding with shooting, and inside play. The 7-foot Finn scored 14 points, added 8 rebounds and shot 2-5 from behind the arc.

  • Report: Colts waive former Arizona Wide Receiver Trey Griffey

    Report: Colts waive former Arizona Wide Receiver Trey Griffey

    Saturday, July 8 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-07-08 14:00:20 GMT
    The Indianapolis Colts waived former Arizona wide receiver Trey Griffey after reaching an injury settlement with the former Wildcat. Indianapolis signed Griffey to a training camp deal after Griffey went undrafted, but had to place him on the injured reserve. If Griffey clears waivers, another team will have the ability to pick him up.
    The Indianapolis Colts waived former Arizona wide receiver Trey Griffey after reaching an injury settlement with the former Wildcat. Indianapolis signed Griffey to a training camp deal after Griffey went undrafted, but had to place him on the injured reserve. If Griffey clears waivers, another team will have the ability to pick him up.
  • Former Cat Kingery named All-Star; 29 ex-UA players in pro ball

    Former Cat Kingery named All-Star; 29 ex-UA players in pro ball

    Friday, July 7 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-07-07 15:09:10 GMT

    Former Arizona Wildcat baseball standout Scott Kingery has been added to a prestigious all-star game in pro baseball.  

    Former Arizona Wildcat baseball standout Scott Kingery has been added to a prestigious all-star game in pro baseball.  

  • Former Cat O'Toole & Team USA beat Canada in World Cup of Softball

    Former Cat O'Toole & Team USA beat Canada in World Cup of Softball

    Friday, July 7 2017 11:01 AM EDT2017-07-07 15:01:05 GMT

    Team USA knocked off Canada 8-2 in the World Cup of Softball. To view highlights as-seen-on-NBC please click on icon above.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics on the U of A connections at the World Cup of Softball: Five Wildcats representing three countries and four teams will compete in the World Cup of Softball XII this week in Oklahoma City. Danielle O'Toole (Team USA), Jessie Harper and Dejah Mulipola (USA Junior Women's National Team) will represent the USA while Bri...

    Team USA knocked off Canada 8-2 in the World Cup of Softball. To view highlights as-seen-on-NBC please click on icon above.  Here's more from Arizona Athletics on the U of A connections at the World Cup of Softball: Five Wildcats representing three countries and four teams will compete in the World Cup of Softball XII this week in Oklahoma City. Danielle O'Toole (Team USA), Jessie Harper and Dejah Mulipola (USA Junior Women's National Team) will represent the USA while Bri...

  • Former UA Wildcat Richard Jefferson returning to Cavaliers

    Former UA Wildcat Richard Jefferson returning to Cavaliers

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 6:39 PM EDT2017-07-05 22:39:52 GMT

    Richard Jefferson isn't messing with any retirement talk this summer.      

    Richard Jefferson isn't messing with any retirement talk this summer.      

  • Arizona football lands 8th commit for 2018

    Arizona football lands 8th commit for 2018

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-07-05 12:00:35 GMT

    Three-star 2018 safety Jaiden Dockery committed to play at Arizona, according to his Twitter. 

    Three-star 2018 safety Jaiden Dockery committed to play at Arizona, according to his Twitter. 

  • Tucson legend Nico Perez discusses Pacquiao's controversial loss

    Tucson legend Nico Perez discusses Pacquiao's controversial loss

    Monday, July 3 2017 11:12 AM EDT2017-07-03 15:12:07 GMT

    Pima County Sports Hall of Famer Nicky "Nico" Perez was a 3-time world champ as a pro boxer and started his career 42-1 until a tough loss to Salvador Sanchez. 

    Pima County Sports Hall of Famer Nicky "Nico" Perez was a 3-time world champ as a pro boxer and started his career 42-1 until a tough loss to Salvador Sanchez. 

  • Tucson man wins Mr. Universe

    Tucson man wins Mr. Universe

    Saturday, July 1 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-07-01 15:06:06 GMT

    A congratulations is in order to the proud Tucsonan Mike Gustavsson.  He was just named "Mr. Universe" in the "Masters Division in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Here's more from our KVOA News 4 Tucson newscast.  Gustavsson is 55-years-old and it took him nearly 40 years of competition to achieve his goal of becoming "Mr. Universe".  On Friday, July 7th, there'll be a special celebration for Mike Gustavsson at the Trident Grill (East) on Swan.  ...

    A congratulations is in order to the proud Tucsonan Mike Gustavsson.  He was just named "Mr. Universe" in the "Masters Division in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. Here's more from our KVOA News 4 Tucson newscast.  Gustavsson is 55-years-old and it took him nearly 40 years of competition to achieve his goal of becoming "Mr. Universe".  On Friday, July 7th, there'll be a special celebration for Mike Gustavsson at the Trident Grill (East) on Swan.  ...

  • Casino Del Sol Celebrates Anniversary with Independence Day Weekend Festivities

    Casino Del Sol Celebrates Anniversary with Independence Day Weekend Festivities

    Saturday, July 1 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-07-01 04:17:18 GMT
    The celebration is on for Casino Del Sol’s 23rd anniversary.  To see a KVOA "Tek Net" story on the activities, please click on the icon above.  This weekend there'll be scores of activities.  Here are a few: Saturday, July 1: WAR, Malo, and Tierra will perform live at AVA with special guests Felipe Esparza and Paul Rodriguez. Monday, July 3: Fireworks Extravaganza at AVA, free and open to the public. Tuesday, July 18: Journey will take the stag...
    The celebration is on for Casino Del Sol’s 23rd anniversary.  To see a KVOA "Tek Net" story on the activities, please click on the icon above.  This weekend there'll be scores of activities.  Here are a few: Saturday, July 1: WAR, Malo, and Tierra will perform live at AVA with special guests Felipe Esparza and Paul Rodriguez. Monday, July 3: Fireworks Extravaganza at AVA, free and open to the public. Tuesday, July 18: Journey will take the stag...
  • Road To LL World Series continues for Sunnyside after beating Sahuarita team

    Road To LL World Series continues for Sunnyside after beating Sahuarita team

    Friday, June 30 2017 11:22 AM EDT2017-06-30 15:22:08 GMT

    Sunnyside Little League knocked off Copper Hills LL in Sahuarita for another district title.  To see highlights, please click on icon above. 

    Sunnyside Little League knocked off Copper Hills LL in Sahuarita for another district title.  To see highlights, please click on icon above. 

  • Tucson's Murrieta Park wins 9-to-11 district title in baseball

    Tucson's Murrieta Park wins 9-to-11 district title in baseball

    Friday, June 30 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-06-30 15:06:04 GMT

    Following in the footsteps of the "majors" team from Joaquin Murrieta Park, the Western Little League baseball team took a District 5 title after beating CDO Little League 12-2.   Western player Anthony Taylor led off the game with a home run.   Abran Vergara smacked two home runs in the game, while George Castro hustled out a 3-run triple in the 4th inning.   Jaden Leon hit a 3-run home run in the bottom of the 5th inning to end the game on the mercy rule....

    Following in the footsteps of the "majors" team from Joaquin Murrieta Park, the Western Little League baseball team took a District 5 title after beating CDO Little League 12-2.   

  • KVOA bids farewell to producer Adrian Gurrola with Chicago Cubs flashback

    KVOA bids farewell to producer Adrian Gurrola with Chicago Cubs flashback

    Friday, June 30 2017 10:18 AM EDT2017-06-30 14:18:08 GMT

    After two solid years working up the ranks to the News 4 Tucson 10 p.m. producer, KVOA's Adrian Gurrola is leaving Tucson for a job in Denver.  

    After two solid years working up the ranks to the News 4 Tucson 10 p.m. producer, KVOA's Adrian Gurrola is leaving Tucson for a job in Denver.  

  • Road To Little League World Series: Western Beats Oro Valley

    Road To Little League World Series: Western Beats Oro Valley

    Thursday, June 29 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-06-29 15:04:12 GMT

    The Western Little League baseball team took home another district title after knocking off Oro Valley in the championship game. 

    The Western Little League baseball team took home another district title after knocking off Oro Valley in the championship game. 

  • Future Marana High football stars win title

    Future Marana High football stars win title

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 8:33 PM EDT2017-06-29 00:33:38 GMT

    A congratulations is in order to the Tucson Turf football team of high school players comprised mostly of Marana High School student-athletes.  

    A congratulations is in order to the Tucson Turf football team of high school players comprised mostly of Marana High School student-athletes.  

  • Oro Valley, Thornydale & Western Little League teams shine

    Oro Valley, Thornydale & Western Little League teams shine

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 8:32 PM EDT2017-06-29 00:32:16 GMT

    Little League all star tournaments continue strong. Here are highlights from six different teams in baseball and softball around Tucson from Tuesday night. 

    Little League all star tournaments continue strong. Here are highlights from six different teams in baseball and softball around Tucson from Tuesday night. 

  • Cardinals call up former Wildcat Mejia

    Cardinals call up former Wildcat Mejia

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 7:01 PM EDT2017-06-28 23:01:16 GMT

    Former Arizona Wildcat, Alex Mejia, a big part of the 2012 Championship team, has been called up to play with the St. Louis Cardinals.

    Former Arizona Wildcat, Alex Mejia, a big part of the 2012 Championship team, has been called up to play with the St. Louis Cardinals.

  • Former Wildcat Melancon hits DL, former Salpointe P Slania called up

    Former Wildcat Melancon hits DL, former Salpointe P Slania called up

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 6:48 PM EDT2017-06-28 22:48:41 GMT

    Former Salpointe Catholic pitcher Dan Slania has been called up to the San Francisco Giants as the corresponding move for Mark Melancon's stint on the 10-day disabled list. 

    Former Salpointe Catholic pitcher Dan Slania has been called up to the San Francisco Giants as the corresponding move for Mark Melancon's stint on the 10-day disabled list. 

  • Arizona football introduces new uniforms

    Arizona football introduces new uniforms

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 8:40 PM EDT2017-06-28 00:40:41 GMT

    Arizona Football announced new uniforms for the 2017 season with a splashy video across its digital platforms.

    Arizona Football announced new uniforms for the 2017 season with a splashy video across its digital platforms.

  • Arizona's Laura Larson nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year

    Arizona's Laura Larson nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 8:28 PM EDT2017-06-28 00:28:40 GMT
    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona Athletics has tabbed volleyball’s Laura Larson as its NCAA Woman of the Year nominee for 2017. Larson was selected for her combination of success in the four pillars of the Woman of the Year award, academics, athletics, service, and leadership. Larson is looking to become Arizona's fifth NCAA Woman of the Year award winner. The UA's four winners are more than any school in the country. In addition to the four winners, Arizona has also had five...
    TUCSON, Ariz. – Arizona Athletics has tabbed volleyball’s Laura Larson as its NCAA Woman of the Year nominee for 2017. Larson was selected for her combination of success in the four pillars of the Woman of the Year award, academics, athletics, service, and leadership. Larson is looking to become Arizona's fifth NCAA Woman of the Year award winner. The UA's four winners are more than any school in the country. In addition to the four winners, Arizona has also had five...
  • Comanche indicates NBA shot with Memphis

    Comanche indicates NBA shot with Memphis

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 8:00 AM EDT2017-06-27 12:00:28 GMT

    According to an Instagram post filled with Memphis Grizzlies gear, either Chance Comanche went on a shopping spree or he'll be playing for the Grizzlies through at least summer league -- the latter is more likely.

    According to an Instagram post filled with Memphis Grizzlies gear, either Chance Comanche went on a shopping spree or he'll be playing for the Grizzlies through at least summer league -- the latter is more likely.

  • Iguodala up for NBA Sixth Man of the Year

    Iguodala up for NBA Sixth Man of the Year

    Monday, June 26 2017 12:56 AM EDT2017-06-26 04:56:53 GMT
    Courtesy: NBACourtesy: NBA

    Former Arizona Wildcat and two-time NBA Champion Andre Iguodala is a finalist for the NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award. 

    Former Arizona Wildcat and two-time NBA Champion Andre Iguodala is a finalist for the NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award. 

  • Report: Kobi Simmons to sign free agent deal with Grizzlies

    Report: Kobi Simmons to sign free agent deal with Grizzlies

    Saturday, June 24 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-06-24 14:00:18 GMT
    According to a report from the Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Memphis Grizzlies will sign former Arizona point guard Kobi Simmons to a free agent contract. Simmons averaged 8.7 points per game and 2.0 assists per game while shooting 32.7% from 3 for the Wildcats. Simmons was projected to be drafted late in the 2nd round for much of the pre-draft process, but fell out of favor late and went undrafted. It is not yet known if Simmons will be one of the players that will play on the...
    According to a report from the Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Memphis Grizzlies will sign former Arizona point guard Kobi Simmons to a free agent contract. Simmons averaged 8.7 points per game and 2.0 assists per game while shooting 32.7% from 3 for the Wildcats. Simmons was projected to be drafted late in the 2nd round for much of the pre-draft process, but fell out of favor late and went undrafted. It is not yet known if Simmons will be one of the players that will play on the...
  • Coyotes part ways with head coach Dave Tippett

    Coyotes part ways with head coach Dave Tippett

    Saturday, June 24 2017 12:38 AM EDT2017-06-24 04:38:16 GMT

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Dave Tippett stuck with the Arizona Coyotes through four seasons of playing without an owner, five years of losing since the franchise's greatest success in the desert and the start of a rebuilding process.

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Dave Tippett stuck with the Arizona Coyotes through four seasons of playing without an owner, five years of losing since the franchise's greatest success in the desert and the start of a rebuilding process.

  • Two U of A Players Selected in NBA Draft: Markkanen & Allen

    Two U of A Players Selected in NBA Draft: Markkanen & Allen

    Friday, June 23 2017 1:55 AM EDT2017-06-23 05:55:10 GMT

    U of A Freshmen sensation Lauri Markkanen was selected 7th overall in the NBA draft by the Timberwolves, and ended up getting traded to the Chicago Bulls. 

    U of A Freshmen sensation Lauri Markkanen was selected 7th overall in the NBA draft by the Timberwolves, and ended up getting traded to the Chicago Bulls. 

  • FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confederation Cup

    FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confederation Cup

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:40 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:40:10 GMT

    Mexico continued to represent North America as it's only team in the Confederation Cup in Russia with a 2-1 victory over New Zealand. 

    Mexico continued to represent North America as it's only team in the Confederation Cup in Russia with a 2-1 victory over New Zealand. 

  • Arizona Soccer releases 2017 schedule

    Arizona Soccer releases 2017 schedule

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 12:10 PM EDT2017-06-21 16:10:09 GMT
    Courtesy: Arizona AthleticsCourtesy: Arizona Athletics

    Coach Tony Amato and the U of A women's soccer team are excited about another upcoming season.  

    Coach Tony Amato and the U of A women's soccer team are excited about another upcoming season.  

  • UA Women’s hoops lands sought-after Big Ten transfer

    UA Women’s hoops lands sought-after Big Ten transfer

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-06-21 15:04:07 GMT

    Coach Adia Barnes and the Arizona Women's basketball team are pretty excited about the 2017-2018 season.  

    Coach Adia Barnes and the Arizona Women's basketball team are pretty excited about the 2017-2018 season.  

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