In this week's edition of Greg Hansen's Sunday catch-all, the columnist riffs on the harsh, fan-unfriendly reality caused by the necessity of big TV dollars and more national exposure, applauds prep baseball stars giving back as pros, marvels at Sean Miller's recruiting run and dishes on the latest Match Play and Tucson City Golf news – among many other topics.

Do you realize Arizona will not play another Saturday game at McKale Center this season?

It was 48 degrees at 9 a.m., Saturday when former UA and Canyon del Oro home-run king Shelley Duncan began a free baseball clinic for about 30…

Incoming UA basketball recruit Kadeem Allen scored 41 points for Hutchinson (Kan.) College on Wednesday, raising his average to 28.4, which is…

Sean Miller continued his recent domination of Southern California recruiting late Friday, getting a commitment from 6-4 combo guard Tyler Dor…

Kerr’s daughter, Maddy, was a Pac-12 All-Freshman volleyball player this year at Cal. Now Kerr’s Arizona teammate, Jud Buechler, is sending hi…

Jessie Evans, a skilled recruiter who helped assemble Arizona’s Final Four talent of 1994 and 1997, is back in college basketball. After leavi…

Remember Pac-12 basketball referee Michael Irving, who called the egregious technical foul on Arizona at the Pac-12 tournament last year, touc…

The annual Martin Luther King Basketball Classic, held on MLK Day at McKale Center for the past few seasons, is changing days, and will be hel…

MoMo Jones has found a good place in pro basketball. Arizona’s 2010-11 point guard is averaging 23.3 points a contest for the Kumamoto Vorters…

Sahuaro grad Caitlin Leverenz, the 2012 NCAA women’s Swimmer of the Year and a London Olympics bronze medalist, was one of two American swimme…

Reports that Accenture is leaving the World Golf Championships sponsorship umbrella are probably premature. Accenture has been kicking in abou…

If you’re expecting an eye-catching spaceship when McKale Center’s $80 million renovation is complete, you need to visit renovated Pauley Pavi…

Trying to replace legendary Vern Friedli, who went 11-2 as recently as 2010, hasn’t worked out for Amphitheater’s football program. His succes…

I enjoyed the following Twitter message from former UA basketball assistant coach James Whitford last week: “The foot of snow in my driveway a…

OB Sports will take over operation of the five Tucson City Golf courses on Feb. 1. The Scottsdale-based management group will be paid $20,000 …

Arizona last started a basketball season 16-0 in 1931-32, but that record includes two victories over an Alumni team and two games that were u…

The only Pac-12 team to start a season 16-0 (or better) in the last 25 years is Stanford. Mike Montgomery’s Cardinal opened 26-0 in 2003-04; 2…

Niya Butts is 78-93 in her sixth season as Arizona’s women’s basketball coach. It’s not good, but it doesn’t approach the 34-82 of UA coach Ju…

After two years, the Casino del Sol All-Star football game died a quiet death. The casino had been paying close to $100,000 per year to sponso…

Not that many are paying attention, but both the Milwaukee Brewers and Houston Astros are hopeful they can improve their spring training situa…

UA athletic director Greg Byrne will catch considerable flak for a 2014 nonconference football schedule that includes UNLV, Texas-San Antonio …