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.
Mired in the worst slump of his golf career, Rickie Fowler arrived at Dove Mountain on Wednesday morning disguised as someone else.
Cameron and Carson Kuchar returned to Dove Mountain this week expecting snow.
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.
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.
Abe Chanin, a longtime Arizona Daily Star sports editor, UA professor, author and historian, died Saturday morning. He was 92.
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.
My back patio might be the loudest place on the West Side.
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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.
I learned the first, and maybe most valuable, lesson of my football life as a third-string offensive lineman on my freshman football team.
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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During a span of 41 days this fall, Paul Solon rode his bicycle from Mexico City to Washington, D.C., and then Ottawa, Ontario.
Participants in this month’s El Tour de Tucson will be taking a different route — and riding a bit less than in past years.
I was sitting down to dinner in July when I saw a flock of Spocks.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
The Arizona Wildcats have named Charlie Ragle their new tight ends coach after Spencer Leftwich announced his departure today.