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Dave Sitton

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August 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Sitton, hailed as Tucson icon, dies

Whether broadcasting the Wildcats' football and basketball games on television or coaching its club rugby team, Dave Sitton was passionate about University of Arizona athletics.

August 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: Sitton touched Olson, Williams

When he took over local UA basketball television color commentator duties in 2009-10, Corey Williams was understandably apprehensive.

August 12, 2013 3:13 pmLoading…
Fitz Blog: Dave Sitton

Fitz Blog: Dave Sitton

I was shivering in my slippers about cancer when Dave Sitton slapped me on the back and showed me how to do it-- and he had lymphoma--the bad boy. For chemo he’d wear camouflage and go full on warrior. And he’d laugh telling the tale of the nurses marveling at his getup and his boot camp att…

August 12, 2013 11:45 amLoading…
Arizona rugby: Thompson's last shot at title

Arizona rugby: Thompson's last shot at title

Brett Thompson will compete in his fourth CRC this weekend. He scored Arizona's only try in last year's championship game loss to Dartmouth.

May 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona rugby: Thompson's last shot at title

Arizona rugby: Thompson's last shot at title

Arizona's best player didn't join the team in Philadelphia until Thursday, 24 hours before today's start of the USA Sevens Collegiate Rugby Championships.

May 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona rugby: Thompson back just in time to help Cats get revenge on Dartmouth

Arizona’s best player didn’t join the team in Philadelphia until Thursday, 24 hours before today’s start of the USA Sevens Collegiate Rugby Championships.

May 30, 2013 8:00 pmLoading…
Patrick Finley: UA rugby sevens up for title

Patrick Finley: UA rugby sevens up for title

In grade school, we played a game called "Jungle Ball." About 20 of us, probably - the fourth-grade boys and a few younger kids we knew we could take - would line up on a soccer field at recess. Playing 10 a side, we'd try to shirk tackles and elbows to stuff a deflated soccer ball through t…

May 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Patrick Finley: UA rugby sevens up for title

Patrick Finley: UA rugby sevens up for title

Shane Carter, left, warms up for the UA rugby sevens team during practice at the Rincon Vista Sports Complex.

May 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

'No backspace button' to save this writer at Casino del Sol College All-Star Game

I said yes because it sounded fun.

January 09, 2013 10:00 pmLoading…
UA basketball: Seen & heard at McKale Center

UA basketball: Seen & heard at McKale Center

Greg Byrne sits with famous sports folks all the time. On Thursday, though, he took his turn with one of the rock world's biggest sports fans.

November 16, 2012 12:00 am Video Related Loading…
UA up to tall task presented by UTEP

UA up to tall task presented by UTEP

UTEP took the bus to Tucson, but they passed The Airport Test before Thursday night's game.

November 16, 2012 12:00 am Video Related Loading…
No. 12 Arizona 72, UTEP 51: Cats standing up well

No. 12 Arizona 72, UTEP 51: Cats standing up well

Before Thursday's game, Arizona Wildcats coach Sean Miller took a peek at the physical size of UTEP players and had reason to worry.

November 16, 2012 12:00 am Video Photos

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Patrick Finley: Givin' it the old college try

Patrick Finley: Givin' it the old college try

Peter Tiberio stared at the photocopied map he held above his bicycle handlebars.

May 31, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Kelly won GOP nomination on early ballots

Kelly won GOP nomination on early ballots

Jesse Kelly had pretty much won last night’s Congressional District 8 GOP primary by the time early ballots were counted.  

April 18, 2012 12:19 pm Related Loading…

Fitz: Kelly wins

     High school graduate Jesse Kelly defeated a Harvard educated Air Force pilot, a nice American named Dave Sitton and Frank “Spank me, I’m bad” Antenori. Now that the fat lady has sung and the primary is over it’s time for Act II of “The Barber of Civility”: A contest between the guy who …

April 17, 2012 9:28 pmLoading…
Kelly to face Barber in 8th District race

Kelly to face Barber in 8th District race

Republican Jesse Kelly maintained a big lead in Tuesday night’s special election, winning a four-way GOP race for a chance to represent southern Arizona’s 8th Congressional District.

April 17, 2012 8:17 pm Related Loading…

Results expected soon in 8th District special election

Results could come in as early as 8:30 p.m. in the GOP race to face Ron Barber for the seat vacated by his former boss, Gabrielle Giffords.

April 17, 2012 8:01 pm Related Loading…
Az GOP spends another $65K on anti-Barber mailers, calls

Az GOP spends another $65K on anti-Barber mailers, calls

Just because Democrat Ron Barber is unopposed in next week’s special primary election doesn’t mean he’s getting a free pass through this stage of the campaign.

April 13, 2012 2:29 pm Related Loading…
GOP congressional contenders lay out their views on tax reform

GOP congressional contenders lay out their views on tax reform

KNST radio program director Garret Lewis, lower left, got a show of hands from a Green Valley crowd of nearly 400 who showed up for the final Congressional District 8 Republican primary debate on Thursday between, from left, Frank Antenori, Dave Sitton, Martha McSally and Jesse Kelly.

April 13, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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