Arizona picked up another Top 10 preseason prediction, this time by the Sporting News.

SN placed the Wildcats at No. 8, ahead of Pac-12 rival UCLA (11).

In other preseason annual predictions, UA was placed No. 7 by Athlon Sports and 18 by Lindy's. UCLA was 10th in Lindy's and No. 12 in Athlon.

(Disclosure: While I wrote the Pac-12 items for the Sporting News, I was not part of the Top 25 rankings).


Utah's 7-3 center David Foster ended his Utah career because of another foot surgery.


Washington's big recruiting weekend did not result in any commitments, at least yet.


Anyone with $4 million to spare can pick up Sean Elliott's old place in San Antonio. Well, at least interest rates are low...

Sportswriter for the Arizona Daily Star covering Arizona Wildcats basketball