Editor’s note: This article is part of the Star’s 2017-18 basketball guide, which runs in Sunday’s paper.

The Arizona Wildcats have long struggled to find the winning formula that gets them back to the Final Four for the first time since 2001. Even more, the UA is still in search of its first national championship in over 20 years.

After an up-and-down offseason for the program, does Sean Miller's squad finally have what it takes to put the pieces together en route to San Antonio?