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Charmed run continues for McDowell, Match Play's ultimate sleeper pick

Graeme McDowell spent Thursday night celebrating. After hitting a bucket of balls at The Golf Club at Dove Mountain, the Irishman tucked into a dinner at Li’l Abners, took a cold bath — “to get the toxins out of the body,” he said — and stretched out on his bed to rest.

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New-look Fowler stuns Poulter in first round

New-look Fowler stuns Poulter in first round

Mired in the worst slump of his golf career, Rickie Fowler arrived at Dove Mountain on Wednesday morning disguised as someone else.

February 20, 2014 12:00 am Video Related Loading…
Long hitter Aphibarnrat hoping for a little luck vs. No. 1 Stenson

Long hitter Aphibarnrat hoping for a little luck vs. No. 1 Stenson

Anukji Hirunratanakorn was 16 years old, playing good golf but lacking the results he desired, when his mother urged him to visit a Buddhist temple.

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Fashion always wins at Match Play

Fashion always wins at Match Play

The best week of the Tucson sports year brings together two sports, rodeo and golf, that — to an outsider — have almost nothing in common. Look closer, though, and you’ll see a few similarities.

February 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Ryan Finley: Forget the future, and get ready for the best week of the year

Ryan Finley: Forget the future, and get ready for the best week of the year

I was covering the WGC-

February 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Longtime Star editor, UA professor Chanin dies at 92

Abe Chanin, a longtime Arizona Daily Star sports editor, UA professor, author and historian, died Saturday morning. He was 92.

February 02, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Chanin dies at 92; was a longtime Star editor, UA professor and author

Abe Chanin, a longtime Arizona Daily Star sports editor, UA professor, newspaper publisher and author, died this morning following a brief illness. He was 92.

February 01, 2014 12:38 pmLoading…

Fans can sound off on StarNet’s new forums

My back patio might be the loudest place on the West Side.

January 12, 2014 12:00 am
Opinion by Ryan Finley: Freel's father finding peace in faith, science

Opinion by Ryan Finley: Freel's father finding peace in faith, science

Parishioners will file into

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UA hurdler, CDO grad dies following brain surgery

UA hurdler, CDO grad dies following brain surgery

At 20 years old, Lezo Urreiztieta seemed to have his priorities straight. He attended the University of Arizona on an academic scholarship, competed in a sport that he loved and was wholly dedicated to his family.

December 22, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Try to top system in annual bowl challenge

Try to top system in annual bowl challenge

I learned the first, and maybe most valuable, lesson of my football life as a third-string offensive lineman on my freshman football team.

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New on Starnet: Check out our redesigned Arizona Wildcats page

New on Starnet: Check out our redesigned Arizona Wildcats page

The Arizona Wildcats are ranked No. 1 nationally in basketball heading into their biggest game of the season, and the UA football team is headed to a New Year's Eve bowl game. 

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New on StarNet: Our redesigned Arizona Wildcats fan site

Welcome to the Star's new Arizona Wildcats page. Get the latest from Bruce Pascoe, Greg Hansen and Daniel Berk, as usual, but check out our new features, too. Visit the forums to commiserate and argue - no Facebook registration required. Then, custom-build your own UA meme and share it with …

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Seen and heard at Arizona Stadium

Empty Zoo

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More seen and heard at Arizona Stadium

It’s magic!

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El Tour de Tucson: Endurance cyclist will tackle El Tour, then Australia

During a span of 41 days this fall, Paul Solon rode his bicycle from Mexico City to Washington, D.C., and then Ottawa, Ontario.

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Race’s route to include I-10 frontage roads; distances shortened

Participants in this month’s El Tour de Tucson will be taking a different route — and riding a bit less than in past years.

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Finley: Passion fuels every fan, whether it's at Comic-Con or in McKale Center

Finley: Passion fuels every fan, whether it's at Comic-Con or in McKale Center

I was sitting down to dinner in July when I saw a flock of Spocks.

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UA swim coach taking leave of absence for 'personal matters'

UA swim coach taking leave of absence for 'personal matters'

UA swimming coach Eric Hansen has taken a leave of absence from the program to attend to what athletic director Greg Byrne says are personal matters.

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Burger Madness begins: Let the best burger win

Burger Madness begins: Let the best burger win

Then there are the handful of places that boast Tucson’s best burger. They can’t all be right, can they? Aw, hell. Let’s do another contest. Find the story above and the contest 

October 17, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Board of Regents approves contract extensions for Byrne, two coaches; sand volleyball boss gets first deal

The Arizona Board of Regents voted Thursday to approve contract extensions for UA athletic director Greg Byrne, baseball coach Andy Lopez and women’s golf coach Laura Ianello, and Steve Walker — the leader of the Wildcats’ new sand volleyball program — received his first deal as a head coach.

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Opinion by Ryan Finley: Cover boy Carey is reason to watch Wildcats play in 2013

My phone buzzed just after 5 p.m. on a Friday. My dad, a recent Tucson transplant, was on the other line with an offer I couldn’t refuse: dinner and a football game.

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Arizona Wildcats coach, AD "aware" of restraining order facing star RB Carey

Arizona Wildcats coach, AD "aware" of restraining order facing star RB Carey

UPDATE: Carey has not been arrested by Tucson Police, a department spokesman said tonight.  A search for Carey's name in city and county databases show no pending court dates. 

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Arizona Wildcats football: UA hires Ragle to replace departing Leftwich

The Arizona Wildcats have named Charlie Ragle their new tight ends coach after Spencer Leftwich announced his departure today.

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