A field of marigolds in San Ignacio, Sonora. The town is one of many in the northern state that the bus tours will visit.
University of Washington director of men's basketball operations Lance LaVetter shakes hands with a UA player on Feb. 6, 2003.
UA head volleyball coach Dave Rubio talks to participants of a volleyball camp on July 12, 2001.
UA guard Salim Stoudamire shoots over University of Washington guard Will Conroy in the first half in Seattle, Wash., Jan. 29, 2004.
UA's Salim Stoudamire and University of Washington's Nate Robinson chase a loose ball in the second half Feb. 6, 2003.
UA's Salim Stoudamire looks to pass under pressure from Washington State University guard Jerry McNair Feb. 6, 2003.
UA's Salim Stoudamire (20) goes up for a shot through Pepperdine defenders in the second half during the Fiesta Bowl Classic at McKale Center Dec. 28, 2001.
This huge column of smoke towered above the north side of the Catalinas during the Bullock Fire.
A huge column of smoke from the Bullock Fire towers above the north side of the Santa Catalina Mountains on June 1, 2002.
A pigeon flies in for a landing on the dome of the old Pima County Courthouse as a storm cloud glows red from the sunset in downtown Tucson, Ariz. June 21, 2004.
Portrait of Larry Hart for sports millenium series. Taken on Flowing Wells High School football field, July 28, 1999.
Sahuaro High School head coach Nemer Hassey watches as the last seconds tick during the 4A state Championship against Chaparral High School on Dec. 10, 1999. Sahuaro lost 27-10.
Salpointe Catholic head coach Pat Welchert talks to his team at a recent scrimmage at Mountain View High School on Aug. 25, 2000.
Ironwood Ridge High School head football coach Gary Minor blocks in a drill during practice on Aug. 8, 2002.
UA's Luke Walton drives past University of Washington's Michael Johnson in the second half at the Key Arena in Seattle on Feb. 10, 2000.
UA's Luke Walton shoots over Washington State University's Mike Bush in the second half at Friel Court in Pullman, Wash., on Feb. 12, 2000.
UA's Luke Walton drives around University of Washington's Senque Carey #3, right, in the first half at the Key Arena in Seattle on Feb. 10, 2000.
UA's Luke Walton drives around Kansas State's Tony Kitt in the second half on Dec. 21, 1999.
California's Jamal Sampson (31) fights for the ball with Arizona's Luke Walton (4) March 2, 2002 at McKale Center. Arizona won 99-53.
Arizona's Luke Walton (4, left) teases an embarrassed Jason Gardner as the crowd chants, "One More Year!" after Gardner sat out the rest of the last home game of the season March 2, 2002 at McKale Center.
Arizona's Luke Walton makes a hasty pass around Stanford's Julius Barnes in the last 4.1 seconds of the game on Feb. 28, 2002 at McKale Center.
UA's Luke Walton shoots over University of Washington's Curtis Allen in the first half at Bank of America Arena in Seattle on Feb. 6, 2003.
UA's Luke Walton sits out the second half against Pepperdine after spraining his ankle during the Fiesta Bowl Classic at McKale Center on Dec. 28, 2001.
UA's Richard Jefferson grabs the ball over Washington's Grant Leep, #31 and Ben Coffee, #34 in the first half at Bank of America Arena in Seattle on Jan. 13, 2001.
UA pitcher Jennie Finch throws against Texas Tech University during the second round of the NCAA tournament at Hillenbrand Stadium on May 18, 2001.
UA pitcher Jennie Finch pitches against UMass on May 19, 2000.
Jenna Daniels tees off on the 16th hole during the 2004 Welch's/Fry's Championship at Dell Urich Golf Course on March 14, 2004.
Tucson chief of police Richard Miranda talks to the media during a press conference in 2001 about an internal affairs report concerning police action during the Fourth Avenue riot.
Peter Killian, left, and Gary Spencer of D & H Air Conditioning maneuver a new air conditioner into place on the east side.
A swirl of colors, Yvonne Osete of Nogales, Sonora dances during the Cinco de Mayo Fiesta at Kennedy Park Sunday May 2, 1999.
This Titan 2 silo, now a museum, is the only one of the original 18 around Tucson that remains. It’s near Sahuarita.
UA senior athletics director John Perrin Thursday November 14, 2002.
Tucson chief of police Richard Miranda talks to the media Sept. 17, 2001, during a press conference at police headquarters about the recently released internal affairs report concerning police action during the Fourth Avenue riot.
The University of Arizona campus photographed from a helicopter on Friday June 20, 2003.
NCAA coaching legend Lute Olson, yelling out instructions to his squad as the Wildcats struggle on the road against Washington, coached at the Division-I level for 35 years, including 25 at UA, and is considered one of the best coaches in college basketball history.
Former UA player Peter Hansen blocks a field goal attempt in the second quarter against Washington in 1999.
The Cyprus Sierrita Mine lays open in this aerial looking north towards Tucson. Photo taken on 11/11/99.
One of the town of Patagonia's two well pumps Wednesday 1/16/02. Some Patagonia residents worry their future is in jeopardy and that The Nature Conservancy has too much control over the area's water.
Former Braves pitcher Greg Maddux has a résumé that includes back-to-back ERAs under 1.70 (1994 and 1995) and 18 Gold Gloves.
Stars swirl around the North Star, just to the left of the Kitt Peak observatory, in a 40-minute exposure.
In 2004, Lute Olson turned 70 and led the Wildcats to 20 wins and a No. 3 ranking in the AP poll.
Clockwise from far left: ChŽrie Pittman; Mr. Art Almquist, THS director of theatre (in spotted shirt with white t-shirt); Ciaran Wiese; Allegra Frazier; Brisa Oldfather; Brook Jonquil; Angelina Rose Jones (in hat and shawl); Alex Krause; Mia Asher; Rafael Manlove (front row, far right); Kare…
Country artist Terri Clark performs at Casino Del Sol's AVA Amphitheater Sunday November 21, 2004.
Country artist Toby Keith performs at Casino Del Sol's AVA Amphitheater Sunday November 21, 2004.
Singer Alejandro Fernandez performs in his first set at Casino de Sol's AVA Amphitheater Tuesday November 23, 2004.
New UA head baseball coach Andy Lopez shows off his first time wearing the Arizona jersey during a press conference announcing his hiring at the Stadium Club 7/16/01. Photo by Aaron J. Latham.
NEIGHBORHOOD REINVESTMENT PROGRAM — A plastic portable basketball hoop sits on the corner of West Tenderfoot Drive and South Harvest Drive, put up by neighbors for their children to play with. Pima County doesn't have enough parks to serve all the people who want soccer field, picnic tables,…
The UA suspended print advertisements that featured Bobby Wade in 2002 after the star receiver was arrested on two counts of disorderly conduct.
Fasten your seat belts. It's going to be a bumpy ride among Sedona's red rocks. You can relax with a glass of wine afterward.