Arizona linebacker C.J. Dozier manages to corral Nevada quarterback Cody Fajardo in the 2012 New Mexico Bowl.
I-Ridge defenders swarm CDO running back Isaac Chacon during I-Ridge’s dominant 36-0 win in 2012.
Former Flowing Wells player and CDO coach Stephanie Nicholson will be part of the USA team at the Women’s Baseball World Cup.
Sabino’s Marcus Edwards is expected to see action on both sides of the line once he returns to the field. “He’s an all-state player,” said Sabercats coach Jay Campos. “A guy like that, you can’t just replace him.”
Marana’s Travis Howard proved to be a matchup nightmare for opposing defenses because of his mix of size and speed.
Striking out on their own after the tour, Bridget Auvenshine and her husband, John, walk through the Botanical Gardens.
A full moon rises over downtown Tucson.
Arizona will again face Nevada quarterback Cody Fajardo, who slips from the grasp of Wildcats safety Jared Tevis.
Safety Jared Tevis and the Wildcat defense had their hands full against Cody Fajardo, left, and Nevada in the 2012 New Mexico Bowl. UA had to score 14 late points to win 49-48. “He can run, throw and he’s a tough guy,” UA coach Rich Rodriguez said.
In the aftermath of an evening summer storm, lightning arcs through the night skies over Saguaro National Park West. This photo was taken on Aug. 21, 2012. A good lightning storm is sure to bring out the photographers.
James Obear ooks over the selection of olive oil being offered at the Petrou Foods booth at the weekly 77north Artworks and Market Place Farmer’s Market in 2012.
Tonight’s Pima Community College spring commencement will take place at 7 p.m. at the Tucson Convention Center Arena, 260 S. Church Ave.
Arizona's Ka'Deem Carey carries Nevada linebacker Dray Bell into umpire David Goodwin during the New Mexico Bowl on Dec. 15, 2012.
Arizona's Seth Mejias-Brean crossing home during the Tucson NCAA Baseball Regional at Hi Corbett Field on June 1, 2012.
Arizona linebacker Jake Fischer gets high fives from the fans in the Zona Zoo after Arizona's Wildcats' 59-38 win over Oklahoma State at Arizona Stadium on Sept. 8, 2012.
Weeds overtake the front sidewalk at a vacant home, an emblem of urban neglect noted by several of the 129 employers who took the survey.
“I am ashamed to bring clients, customers and recruits from the airport to my business,” said one executive. Above, garbage mars a median on East Golf Links Road.
Wide receiver Austin Hill is 100 percent healthy heading into spring drills. He missed all of 2013 after tearing an ACL.
A U.S. Border Patrol agent watches the fence from his vehicle on the U.S. side.
Hunter Mahan left, shakes hands with Rory McIlroy after securing the 2012 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship. Mahan advanced all the way to the 2013 championship match, but his attempt at a repeat was foiled by Matt Kuchar.
Chef and owner Doug Levy talks with diners Blair Grimble eft, and Dawn Netzel about their possible wine choices at his restaurant Feast, 3719 E. Speedway, on November 24, 2012.
Beyond TucsonMary Stanford held her son Jesse as they listened to the musical piece written by a Tucson student in honor of the day during the closing ceremonies at Kino Stadium of the Beyond effort 2 years ago.
Dec. 15, 2012: Arizona running back Ka’Deem Carey slices by Nevada linebacker Jeremiah Green for a touchdown in Albuquerque's New Mexico Bowl. Carey runs for 172 yards and three TDs in the Wildcats’ 49-48 comeback victory in the final minutes. Arizona overcomes a 17-point fourth quarter defi…
Arizona wide receiver Tyler Slavin scored the game-winning touchdown for the Wildcats in last year’s victory in the New Mexico Bowl.
Oregon cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu steps in front of Arizona wide receiver Dan Buckner as he picks off a pass for 54-yard touchdown return the fourth quarter of their Pac-12 opener at Autzen Stadium.
Canyon del Oro’s Samantha Nettling was one of four Dorados who signed national letters of intent to play college softball on Wednesday. Nettling will play at Northwestern.
UA will need to stop UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley, who threw for 288 yards and three TDs last year against Arizona.
Anna Greenberg got a hug from her mother, Alayne, last December during a family gathering.
UA’s Ka’Deem Carey looked up last year to watch the video board, which he said slowed him and allowed a Colorado defender to catch him.
Arizona guard Jordin Mayes (20) (Arizona guard Jordin Mayes (20)) eyes Southern Miss guard Neil Watson (5) (Southern Miss guard Neil Watson (5)) as he applies half-court pressure in the first half of their game at McKale Center, Tuesday, December 4, 2012, Tucson, Ariz. Photo by Kelly Presnel…
Much as we’d like it to be, the moon won’t be quite this glorious tonight since it’s barely past its first quarter just now. But never mind. That shouldn’t detract from your enjoyment of the festivities at the UA Mall and Flandrau Science Center.
USC expects All-American wideout Marqise Lee to miss tonight's game with a knee injury. He was the team's leading receiver by a long margin with 30 catches for 385 yards and a touchdown. Hill hasn't played in a game this year after his own knee injury suffered in the spring. He led the team …
Mazatlan’s Jose Orozco is tagged out by Culiacán catcher Adan Amezcua in last year’s Mexican Baseball Fiesta.
CDO's Samantha Nettling, scoring a run in a 2012 state tournament softball game, gets the nod here as top local recruit for the Class of 2014. She chose to play for Northwestern and broke the news to UA coach Mike Candrea with tears in her eyes.
UA linebacker Jake Fischer rallies his teammates before the kickoff of last season’s game against UCLA at the Rose Bowl. Fischer, who played at Ironwood Ridge High School, had a team-high 119 tackles last season. “I’m comfortable here and always have been,” he said.
Safety Jared Tevis runs back an interception against Oklahoma State at Arizona Stadium, Sept. 8, 2012.
Arizona junior running back Ka’Deem Carey hopes to give the Heisman Trophy salute this season. The Canyon del Oro High School graduate led the nation in rushing last season, but only two non-quarterbacks (Mark Ingram, 2009, and Reggie Bush, 2005) have won the award since 2000.
Let the chase begin. UA’s Ka’Deem Carey, checking himself out on the video board, will try to become the 10th Pac-12 player to win the Heisman Trophy since 1935. The first nine: USC’s Mike Garrett, O.J. Simpson, Charles White, Marcus Allen, Carson Palmer and Matt Leinart (Reggie Bush’s was s…
GAME 9: Arizona linebacker Marquis Flowers and his Arizona teammates didn’t have much success trying to stop UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley in the Bruins’ 66-10 win last year. The rematch is Nov. 9 in Tucson.
A small marker stands beside the border fence in Nogales, Sonora, near where Ramses Barron-Torres was fatally shot by a U.S. Border Patrol agent. The U.S. Justice Department has decided to bring no criminal charges.
Linus Lerner has been conductor and music director of the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra since 2008.
Sahuaro's Cole Sterns, intercepting a pass against Rincon/University last season, had six pickoffs on defense and was a top all-purpose offensive threat with 16 touchdowns in 2012.
"He takes your entire team to another level because of his ability to score and make plays," said Salpointe coach Dennis Bene of UA verbal commit Cameron Denson, right.
Wildcats receiver Garic Wharton is expected to see an increase in playing time after catching 19 passes for 264 yards in 2012.
Arizona's Terrence Miller will likely play mostly at the wide receiver position because of injuries and players leaving the team.
Jake Fischer (33), the lone veteran starter at linebacker in 2012, led the Wildcats last season with 119 total stops,second-best in the Pac-12.
Arizona will count on junior Jared Tevis for leadership and experience in the safety position group.