UA hoops: Appeal may let Peters avoid redshirt

2013-05-13T22:00:00Z UA hoops: Appeal may let Peters avoid redshirtBruce Pascoe Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
May 13, 2013 10:00 pm  • 

After one semester with the Arizona Wildcats baseball team last fall, pitcher Dalton Brown packed his bags, transferred to Texas Tech — and was pitching for the Red Raiders three months later.

While Brown’s circumstances were different than those of Kansas basketball transfer Zach Peters, who committed to Arizona last weekend, they could give Peters some hope of avoiding the standard redshirt season required of transfers in higher-profile sports.

Like Brown, the power forward Peters spent only a semester at his first school before leaving and is expected to seek a waiver to play right away. Both baseball and basketball normally require athletes to complete a year-in-residence at a new school before they are eligible, unlike many lower-profile sports.

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Pac-12 basketball standings

  Conference Overall
Team W L T PCT W L T PCT
Utah 6 1 0 0.857 16 3 0 0.842
Arizona 6 1 0 0.857 18 2 0 0.900
Stanford 5 2 0 0.714 14 5 0 0.737
Oregon State 5 2 0 0.714 13 5 0 0.722
Oregon 4 3 0 0.571 14 6 0 0.700
UCLA 3 4 0 0.429 11 9 0 0.550
Colorado 3 4 0 0.429 10 8 0 0.556
Washington 3 4 0 0.429 14 5 0 0.737
Washington State 3 4 0 0.429 9 10 0 0.474
Arizona State 2 5 0 0.286 11 10 0 0.524
California 1 6 0 0.143 11 9 0 0.550
USC 1 6 0 0.143 9 10 0 0.474

AP Top 25


Pac-12 basketball schedule

Teams Date Time
Oregon State at
Arizona State
1/28 6:00 pm
Oregon at
Arizona
1/28 8:00 pm
Stanford at
Washington
1/28 9:00 pm
Colorado at
USC
1/29 7:30 pm
Utah at
UCLA
1/29 8:00 pm
California at
Washington State
1/29 9:00 pm
Oregon at
Arizona State
1/30 6:00 pm
Oregon State at
Arizona
1/30 8:00 pm
Stanford at
Washington State
1/31 6:00 pm
Colorado at
UCLA
1/31 8:30 pm
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