Star sports columnist Greg Hansen offers his opinion on recent sports news of interest to Southern Arizonans.

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Construction workers at McKale Center are working double shifts until 3 a.m., seven days a week, in an attempt to have a $30 million remodelin…

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After losing lineman Andrew Mike to Florida and tight end Matt Bushman to BYU, and after earning his 100th career victory, Sabino High footbal…

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The Oregonian newspaper is in the process of selecting “Oregon’s Greatest Athlete,” and using a 64-person bracket a la the NCAA basketball tou…

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Tucson radio station KEVT (1210-AM) has become part of the Sun Devil Network. It is the first time a Tucson radio station has agreed to broadc…

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The Los Angeles Times reported last week that the Pac-12 network has only 11 million subscribers as compared with 57 million for the Big Ten, …

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Salpointe Catholic right-hander Jio Orozco, who was 8-1 with a 1.40 ERA last season, has committed to play baseball for Andy Lopez at Arizona.…

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I bumped into UA junior center Kaleb Tarczewski at McKale Center last week. He was en route to Long Beach City College for the annual Adidas N…

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Tucsonan Mike Lude, a Hall of Fame athletic director at Washington during the Huskies’ football glory days, will be inducted into the Kent Sta…

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Salpointe and UA grad Brian Prouty, who often has to qualify on Monday in advance of Web.com golf tournaments, not only shot a 64 in last week…

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UA senior Kevin Cordes will be among the marquee performers this week at the USA Swimming National Championships in Irvine, California. Cordes…

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Tucsonan Matt Grevers, a gold medalist at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics, is seeded No. 1 in the 50 backstroke and 100 backstroke. Sahuaro grad Ca…

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With two more years of training before the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, UA grad Margo Geer is expected to challenge for the national title th…

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After coaching the Toronto Raptors team in the NBA Summer League, Salpointe and UA grad Jesse Mermuys flew to Flagstaff to be the keynote spea…

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When I grow up, I want to be a world-class distance runner like Tucsonan Bernard Lagat.

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From the where-are-they-now file: 20 years ago, 1994, Brenna Cepelak was one of the most highly recruited golfers in UA history, a three-time …

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Ten years ago, Carl Brunenkant was inducted into the Salpointe Catholic and Sunnyside High School halls of fame in a three-week period. Eight …