RSSLatest UA Basketball News

UA basketball: USA adds twist to big recruiting weekend

Top UA recruiting targets will be in both Las Vegas and Colorado Springs this week. ... And other notes/links.

July 22, 2014 6:07 pmLoading…

Johnson helps Rockets reach Summer League title game

Nick Johnson and the Rockets will face the Kings tonight. ... and other links of possible interest.

July 21, 2014 4:06 pmLoading…

Ex-Wildcat Johnson to wear No. 3 for Rockets

Ex-Wildcat Johnson to wear No. 3 for Rockets

Nick Johnson flashed his new No. 3 jersey for the Houston Rockets today, having chosen the number in part because his uncle, Dennis Johnson, did so for the Celtics in the 1980s.

June 30, 2014 3:19 pmLoading…

Defense attracted NBA teams to both Wildcat picks

Defense attracted NBA teams to both Wildcat picks

Aaron Gordon will wear double zero for the Magic.

June 27, 2014 2:27 pmLoading…

Wildcats' Johnson taken No. 42 in NBA Draft

Wildcats' Johnson taken No. 42 in NBA Draft

The Houston Rockets grab the Pac-12 Player of the Year.

June 26, 2014 8:24 pm Related Loading…

Magic take Wildcats' Gordon with fourth pick of NBA Draft

Magic take Wildcats' Gordon with fourth pick of NBA Draft

NEW YORK — Aaron Gordon hit his NBA Draft ceiling tonight, going No. 4 overall to the Orlando Magic at the Barclays Center.

June 26, 2014 4:23 pm Photos

Photos

Related Loading…

Celtics could be ideal fit for Wildcats' Gordon

Celtics could be ideal fit for Wildcats' Gordon

Aaron Gordon says Brad Stevens reminds him of Sean Miller.

June 25, 2014 12:22 pmLoading…

Wildcats' Johnson follows Gordon's USA Basketball footsteps

Wildcats' Johnson follows Gordon's USA Basketball footsteps

The incoming Wildcat wing averaged 14.0 points and 5.4 rebounds in USA's five big U18 wins.

June 24, 2014 11:21 pmLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On Parrom, Geary and those dominant American juniors

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On Parrom, Geary and those dominant American juniors

The timeout came with about eight seconds left in a basketball camp game at the Lohse YMCA, and coach Kevin Parrom was frantically looking around for something to write on.

June 23, 2014 11:30 pmLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On Johnson's NBA travels, the U18 rout and other notes

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On Johnson's NBA travels, the U18 rout and other notes

Nick Johnson worked out for the Sacramento Kings as he nears the end of his exhausting NBA audition schedule... Billy Donovan wasn't happy with USA's defense in a 98-point win...and other notes/links.

June 21, 2014 12:30 pmLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On draft intrigue, U18 tourney and the Fendi experiment

Aaron Gordon will go between 4-8, according to his agent, though Joel Embiid's injury could alter the draft lottery... and other notes

June 19, 2014 4:20 pmLoading…

Johnson, three Arizona Wildcats targets make U18 team

Johnson, three Arizona Wildcats targets make U18 team

Stanley Johnson will be joined by UA targets Allonzo Trier, Isaiah Briscoe and Stephen Zimmerman.

June 15, 2014 9:23 amLoading…

Dorsey decommits from Arizona Wildcats

Dorsey decommits from Arizona Wildcats

The odd fit between Tyler Dorsey and the Arizona Wildcats is no longer a factor.

June 14, 2014 11:11 amLoading…

Johnson, several Arizona Wildcats targets make USA's cut to 15

Johnson, several Arizona Wildcats targets make USA's cut to 15

But UA commits Justin Simon and Tyler Dorsey did not make the list of finalists for USA Basketball's U18 team.

June 12, 2014 9:02 amLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: Prospects enjoying USA camp

Arizona Wildcats basketball: Prospects enjoying USA camp

Justin Simon says trying out for the U18 team is a "great experience whether I make the team or not."

June 11, 2014 12:46 pmLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: Pac-12 releases weekend pairings

The Wildcats will open Pac-12 play by hosting ASU...

June 11, 2014 9:03 amLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On TFenn's picks, U18 camp and RHJ's tattoo

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On TFenn's picks, U18 camp and RHJ's tattoo

Kelly Presnell's photo-turned-tattoo gains more attention... and other notes/links.

June 10, 2014 12:10 amLoading…

Another UA target added to USA Basketball U18 camp

Another UA target added to USA Basketball U18 camp

Allonzo Trier is one of several guards the Wildcats are pursuing.

June 09, 2014 5:04 pmLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: MoMo Jones to run charity Tucson camp

MoMo Jones says he has "no hard feelings" after his 2011 transfer from Arizona...

June 06, 2014 5:49 pmLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: Breaking down Miller's revised deal

Arizona Wildcats basketball: Breaking down Miller's revised deal

Sean Miller will receive $2.4 million plus incentives in 2014-15, plus over $1 million in credit toward two retention plans.

June 06, 2014 12:05 pmLoading…

Ex-Wildcat Johnson impresses Suns with conditioning, versatility

Ex-Wildcat Johnson impresses Suns with conditioning, versatility

Nick Johnson enjoyed a taste of home during his seventh team workout of the pre-draft season. 

June 05, 2014 1:49 pmLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On Ashley's rehab, J.B's return and other notes

Arizona Wildcats basketball: On Ashley's rehab, J.B's return and other notes

Before he takes off to help coach USA Basketball’s U18 team next week in Colorado Springs, Sean Miller held an offseason media gathering today at McKale.

June 04, 2014 1:09 pmLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: UA staffer to re-join Whitford at Ball State

Arizona Wildcats basketball: UA staffer to re-join Whitford at Ball State

Is Aaron Gordon's free-throw form really better now or is that just pre-draft speak? ... and other notes/links.

June 02, 2014 11:44 amLoading…

Arizona Wildcats basketball: Miller totaled $2.64 million in 2013-14 earnings

Arizona Wildcats basketball: Miller totaled $2.64 million in 2013-14 earnings

More details on the extensions, raises and incentive plans for UA's top athletics employees.

May 30, 2014 5:36 pm Related Loading…

Follow Star Sports reporters


Follow the Arizona Daily Star

Deals, offers & events

View more...