Greg Hansen offers his take on sports news of the past week.

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On a Fox Sports radio program with J.T. The Brick last week, Ka’Deem Carey said, “Running backs have the shortest careers.”

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Arizona athletic director Greg Byrne and a few UA coaches begin their annual Arizona Road Tour this week, a goodwill mission that makes stops …

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In a Tucson sense, the Game of the Week in college baseball was Thursday’s Region I NJCAA opener, Cochise College at Central Arizona College.

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I’ve had difficulty picturing Arizona 7-footer Kaleb Tarczewski in the NBA but couldn’t articulate it until I saw a Raptors-Nets playoff game …

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UA basketball coach Sean Miller spent last week scouting/evaluating players from the 2015 and 2016 high school classes at the EYBL tournament …

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Luke Walton is increasing his presence since retiring from the NBA. He was one of the three former NBA players to attend a press conference at…

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Pac-12 Networks baseball analyst Eric Byrnes, a former Diamondbacks outfielder, said last week he would make a “five-figure donation” if Arizo…

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One thing UA baseball coach Andy Lopez lacks, conspicuously among Pac-12 opponents, is a full-time operations director. Assistant coach Shaun …

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U.S. Open local qualifying will be held Monday at the new Sewailo Golf Club. Among the 85 entrants is 2000 Tucson Open champion Jim Carter, wh…

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The honeymoon for OB Sports, which now operates the five Tucson City Golf courses, ended last week. The management group raised prices on year…

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No one has successfully recruited more elite-level pitchers the last five years than Arizona softball coach Mike Candrea. Kenzie Fowler, Shelb…

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Those nonconforming yellow seats in the third deck at McKale Center have now been demolished and removed by construction workers as part of th…

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Entering Saturday’s dual track meet with ASU and NAU, the Territorial Cup series had been clinched by ASU, 10½ to 7½. If there’s any troubling…

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While cleaning out a file cabinet last week, I came across the UA’s handwritten financial proposal given to Kansas State basketball coach Jack…