BILBAO, Spain — The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-54 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup.
For the first time in his career, Champ Bailey was told he isn’t good enough.
PHOENIX — Brittney Griner had 23 points and 11 rebounds and the Phoenix Mercury held off a late rally to beat the Minnesota Lynx 85-71 on Friday night in Game 1 of the best-of-3 Western Conference finals.
Delaney Schnell, 15, will compete in the platform next month in Russia.
Today's primary will set the stage for general-election showdowns in November.
The Wildcats home opener is this Thursday against NAU.
New coach Jim Monaco gets first win in Aztecs' 36-19 win at Phoenix College.
BRISTOL, Tenn. — Kevin Harvick will start from the pole position tonight at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Deal merges Realty Executives' metro Phoenix, Tucson and Yuma operations.
NEW YORK — Top-ranked Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1 for the U.S. Open, and five-time champion Roger Federer is No. 2, meaning they could meet only in the final.
The U.S. national team has canceled a trip to Senegal due to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Tall and fit with all those Instagram photos to prove it, long-hitting Lexi Thompson figured she might have an edge on the LPGA Championship’s new course.
Yannira Acuña had three hits, scored two runs and pitched a perfect final inning Thursday as Sunnyside defeated Jeffersonville, Indiana, 4-2 to advance to the semifinals of the Junior League Softball World Series in Kirkland, Washington.
TEMPE — Arizona State offensive lineman Edward Sarafin has told a Phoenix magazine he is gay, making him the first active Division I football player to come out.
Kevin Newman is first to win consecutive crowns, hitting .380 this year.
The Nogales Little League Intermediate (50/70) team is one win from the World Series title.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Ashley Young scored twice in the first half, and Manchester United beat Real Madrid 3-1 on Saturday in front of the largest crowd to see a soccer game in the United States.
LOS ANGELES — The famed hardwood court at
Sixty-two coaches voted in the preseason USA Today coaches’ poll released Thursday morning.
Former Sahuaro guard James Molina is scheduled to decide soon from five schools after receiving 11 late scholarship offers in the past week.
GLASGOW, Scotland — Even before stepping on the track, Usain Bolt caused a stir at the Commonwealth Games.
PERIGUEUX, France — Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France and two Frenchmen will join him on the podium after a dramatic time trial Saturday.
In only his second time running the event, incoming UA freshman Bailey Roth set the U.S. high school record in the 3,000-meter steeplechase Friday at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon.
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PHILADELPHIA — Matt Cain didn’t go on the disabled list during his first eight big league seasons.
FC Tucson will play the Vancouver Whitecaps Under 23 team Friday in the franchise’s first home playoff game. The USL Premier Development League announced Sunday that Tucson will host the Western Conference semifinals and final over the weekend.
UA receiver Austin Hill is a nominee for top college football player.
INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Celtics officials say NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell was doing OK after collapsing during a speaking engagement near Lake Tahoe.
IRVING, Texas — A rising gold football-shaped trophy will be the prize for the national champion in the new College Football Playoff.
For the second straight year, former Arizona Wildcats distance runner Lawi Lalang was named a Bowerman award finalist on Wednesday.
University of Arizona incoming freshman Bailey Roth won the men’s 3,000-meter steeplechase on Sunday at the USA Outdoor Junior Championships.
Track and field meets in Oregon, Paris have five with UA ties.
Arizona's annual Red-Blue basketball game chosen for Oct. 18, a Saturday.
Nick Johnson says he'll "do whatever it takes" to make the Rockets.
The NCAA is taking another look into academic misconduct at North Carolina after an investigation uncovered new information, officials said Monday.
Two former Arizona Wildcat Olympians earned medals at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships in Sacramento, California, on Sunday.
A day after Tucson’s Bernard Lagat won the 5,000 meters, former Arizona Wildcat Nick Ross tied for second in the high jump Saturday at the U.S. outdoor track and field championships in Sacramento, California.
BEREA, Ohio — Johnny’s gonna play and Johnny’s gonna party.
Two goals by Clark Phillips put FC Tucson back on the winning track with a 2-1 victory over the Southern California Seahorses in La Mirada on Thursday night.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Aaron Gordon is a tough act to follow, but Arizona Wildcats incoming freshman Stanley Johnson is off to a good start.
Arizona’s Stanley Johnson finished as the leading scorer with 18 points in USA Basketball’s 100-46 win over Mexico in the FIBA Americas U18 Championship on Saturday at Colorado Springs.
Incoming Arizona Wildcats freshman wing Stanley Johnson had 11 points and seven rebounds as USA routed Uruguay 156-58 Friday in its opening game of the FIBA Americas U18 Championship at Colorado Springs.
The Arizona Diamondbacks will host their annual Baseball Academy Summer Camp starting Monday at Mehl Park, located on River Road between Alvernon Way and Swan Road.
PINEHURST, N.C. — Stacy Lewis shot a round of 3-under 67 at Pinehurst No. 2, giving her a one-shot lead over Michelle Wie during the storm-delayed opening round of the U.S. Women’s Open.
The Arizona Wildcats went to Calvin Magee’s old stomping grounds to find his latest 2015 pupil.
Incoming Arizona freshman Stanley Johnson and three Wildcat recruiting targets were among the 12 players chosen for USA Basketball’s final U18 roster Sunday.
EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon senior Mac Fleet successfully defended his title in the 1,500 meters Saturday at the NCAA track and field championships, denying Arizona senior Lawi Lalang a ninth national title in his final college race.
Arizona will receive more than $3.1 million of a $105 million settlement a pharmaceutical giant agreed to pay.
Salpointe Catholic parted ways with softball coach Stacy Redondo Schulte this week, despite postseason appearances in each of her two seasons with the team.