This week, Star sports columnist Greg Hansen dishes on Pac-12 officiating, a former local hoops star making his mother happy at a D-I program, Mike Candrea's hard work, Andy Lopez's hard work and a UA cross country runner who willed herself across the finish line - and her team to a title. Catch it all in his Sunday Notebook.

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Sean Miller prefaced Friday’s opening game against Cal Poly by saying “it takes time. … it’s not always pretty.”

When Arizona posed for a celebratory video and interviews following its first-ever Pac-12 women’s cross-country championship last week, freshm…

Palo Verde High grad Bryce Cotton began his senior season at Providence College on Friday by scoring 28 points in a Fox Sports 1 telecast of a…

In his first five NBA games that he saw action, Solomon Hill averaged 8.5 minutes and 1.8 points for the Indiana Pacers. He is generally the f…

Pima College men’s soccer coach David Cosgrove, who took the Aztecs to the Region semifinals this year, will be inducted into the NJCAA Men’s …

Sally Sancet Rowe, daughter of legendary UA baseball coach Frank Sancet, died last week in Tucson. She was 80. She was the last surviving chil…

Sidelined until January by heart surgery, UA baseball coach Andy Lopez is working ahead. Leading to Wednesday’s letter-of-intent day, Lopez go…

Although there is little historical perspective, and no known records, Catalina Foothills’ Rhett Rodriguez probably had the most productive se…

Arizona-bound Cameron Denson established himself as a rare quintuple threat in Salpointe Catholic’s 11-0 streak leading into this week’s state…

Pac-12 Networks football analyst Glenn Parker, a UA grad who played in five Super Bowls as an offensive tackle, will watch proudly this week a…

Eight of the 10 MLS teams to participate in “spring training” in Tucson in February reached the MLS playoffs this year, including all four Des…

Two-time Arizona golf All-American Annika Sorenstam announced last week that the NCAA’s female Golfer of the Year will henceforth be presented…

In the lead-up to Wednesday’s letter-of-intent festivities for the Class of 2014, UA softball coach Mike Candrea appears to be ahead of the ga…

The Lanny Williams Gymnasium at CDO will be a busy place Wednesday morning at 8. That’s when four Dorados softball players — Sammy Nettling, N…

The AIA, which operates the state’s high school sports association, is charging $8 for adults and $6 for students for ongoing state playoffs. …

And then there is Arizona State, which last week announced the cheapest available ticket for the Nov. 30 Territorial Cup game is $65. I’m not …

The Pac-12 last week quietly announced that commissioner Larry Scott’s contract has been reworked and extended through 2017-18.