This month the University of Arizona began an $80 million renovation of McKale, inspired by ancient Rome's famous gladiator arena, the Colloseum. The plans include the addition of a mock sea battle pool, lion pens, a cloister for vestial virgin cheerleaders, a piazza dedicated to Emperor Mil…
EUGENE, Ore. — Even by the standards of today’s transfer-happy college basketball culture, Oregon’s Mike Moser did it like almost no one else.
Tucson’s movers and shakers in sports include a University of Arizona athletic director and coaches for basketball, swimming and softball.
He may have a top-rated team, but basketball coach Sean Miller is raising ire internally at the UA for an ad campaign some see as helping a business competitor.
What Miles Simon remembers the most about that 1997 title run: "Just how tough our team was."
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.
When he took over local UA basketball television color commentator duties in 2009-10, Corey Williams was understandably apprehensive.
Ex-University of Arizona basketball coach Lute Olson recently went on a fishing trip with some of his former players.
Workers moved a bust of former UA football and baseball player John "Button" Salmon - originator of the "Bear Down" phrase - to near Gate 2 at Arizona Stadium. It had been housed outside McKale Center for 27 years.
Former Santa Rita High School and Maryland standout Terrell Stoglin is headed to France.
Just before midnight on the same day the Arizona Wildcats lost in the 2011 Elite Eight, police escorts kept busy as about 2,000 giddy fans showed up at McKale Center to welcome them home.
TOKYO — In two seasons, head coach Reggie Geary and the Yokohama B-Corsairs have established a standard of excellence for new teams as the upstart Basketball Japan League has morphed into a major-size league.
Sean Miller, left, is more impressed with Damon Stoudamire's coaching ability than his glory days as an Arizona point guard.
New UA assistant coach Damon Stoudamire shares a hug with former head coach Lute Olson, as Olson's wife, Kelly Olson, looks on. "I'm here to help this program compete at the level that it's been," Stoudamire said.
Long before he met with coach Sean Miller to discuss joining the Arizona Wildcats' coaching staff this spring, Damon Stoudamire's image was already on a McKale Center hallway, his name was in the rafters and his numbers were prominently in the school record book.
Defenders must be set earlier if they are to pick up a charge...and Angelo Chol says it "wasn't fun" to play at UA.
After four years under coach Sean Miller, the Arizona Wildcats' scheduling philosophy is finally in place.
Eddie Smith, center, and Pete Williams, left, joke with coach Lute Olson during a 2003 alumni game. Smith has written an e-book about his life.
Anyone who writes a book and calls it "The Cornerstone of Arizona Basketball" either has an XXL-size ego, an NBA contract worth tens of millions, or must be a certified Sun Devil killer from Wichita, Kan.