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Hansen's best HS football coaches in Tucson history

Hansen's best HS football coaches in Tucson history

The Star is listing the 25 best high school football coaches in Tucson history, and Greg is ready to name names.

July 08, 2014 6:02 pmLoading…

Hansen: Little League dreams brought big-league accomplishments

Hansen: Little League dreams brought big-league accomplishments

Organization's 75th anniversary resonates in baseball-mad Tucson. 

July 04, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Greg Hansen: Making "The Show"

Greg Hansen: Making "The Show"

Pat McCoy has been called up the big leagues, cementing Greg Hansen's assertion that Tucson is a baseball town. Greg and Ryan discuss why Amer…

July 02, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…

Hansen: UA's 'Big 6' help Wildcats make grade

Hansen: UA's 'Big 6' help Wildcats make grade

Six Pac-12 All-Academic selections are a UA record. 

July 02, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Mo' money, mo' problems

Mo' money, mo' problems

Greg and Ryan discuss how money has changed the Pac-12 conference, and what Cal's decision to part ways with AD Sandy Barbour says about moder…

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"Bunnies" makes the leap — but will he make the team?

"Bunnies" makes the leap — but will he make the team?

Greg and Ryan talk about Houston Rockets second-round pick Nick Johnson, and the odds of the No. 42 overall selection making an impact in the NBA.

June 27, 2014 4:06 pmLoading…

Hansen: Slugger Duncan finally ready to smell roses

Hansen: Slugger Duncan finally ready to smell roses

Shelley Duncan is the most prolific power hitter in Tucson baseball history. There is no second place.

June 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Hansen: Let NCAA athletes get paid? Dream on

Hansen: Let NCAA athletes get paid? Dream on

Should players become paid employees, sharing in conferences' millions in media rights?

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Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley talk potential draft picks and future NBA players

Greg Hansen and Ryan Finley talk potential draft picks and future NBA players

Greg and Ryan talk about the future of Bryce Cotton, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, and Kaleb Tarczewski.

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Old names could draw big crowds at Champions Tour

Old names could draw big crowds at Champions Tour

Arizona Daily Star sports editor Ryan Finley talks to columnist Greg Hansen about the 2015 Champions Tour, a golf event which will be held at …

June 17, 2014 6:03 pmLoading…

Greg Hansen's Top 100 so far: No. 1 Kevin Cordes

Greg Hansen's Top 100 so far: No. 1 Kevin Cordes

Greg Hansen reveals why Kevin Cordes is the best athlete in Southern Arizona so far this year.

June 13, 2014 3:53 pmLoading…

Hansen: Arizona Wildcats' Lalang faces biggest meet but has already won

Hansen: Arizona Wildcats' Lalang faces biggest meet but has already won

If the NCAA published a manual on “How To Be a Successful Student-Athlete,” Lawi Lalang would be on the cover. He could win an NCAA championsh…

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Greg Hansen's Top 100 so far: No. 2 Elvin Kibet

Greg Hansen's Top 100 so far: No. 2 Elvin Kibet

Greg Hansen reveals why Elvin Kibet is the second-best athlete in Southern Arizona so far this year.

June 10, 2014 4:00 pmLoading…

Hansen: Tucson lands Champions Tour for March 2015

Hansen: Tucson lands Champions Tour for March 2015

By the end of the 40th and final day of the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship at Dove Mountain, our $9 million golf tournament established…

June 10, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Greg Hansen's top 100: #3 Cameron Denson

Greg Hansen's top 100: #3 Cameron Denson

Greg Hansen reveals why Cameron Denson, a University of Arizona football commit, is the No. 3 best athlete in Southern Arizona so far this year.

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Hansen: Retiring CFO Perrin kept UA in black, even when skies were gray

Hansen: Retiring CFO Perrin kept UA in black, even when skies were gray

The most compelling streak in UA sports history isn’t Lute Olson’s 71 consecutive victories at McKale Center or the 16 consecutive games Ka’De…

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Greg Hansen's Top 100: #4 Nick Ross

Greg Hansen's Top 100: #4 Nick Ross

Greg Hansen reveals why Nick Ross is the No. 4 best athlete in Southern Arizona so far this year.

June 03, 2014 4:28 pmLoading…

Hansen: Here's to my brave sister, a true fan

My sister Becky died last month, and as I sat at her graveside service I couldn’t recall feeling so sad and helpless.

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Greg Hansen's Top 100: #5 Alex Bowman

Greg Hansen's Top 100: #5 Alex Bowman

Greg Hansen reveals why Alex Bowman is the fifth-best athlete in Southern Arizona so far this year.

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Hansen: Scurran's new book weaves astonishing story

Hansen: Scurran's new book weaves astonishing story

Before he became a football coach, Jeff Scurran earned a journalism degree at the University of Florida and went to work at a small newspaper …

May 29, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Photos: UA soccer commit Jasmine Simmons

Photos: UA soccer commit Jasmine Simmons

At Greg Hansen's mid-year report, Hansen named Sahuaro grad soccer player Jasmine Simmons as one of the top 10 midseason leaders for best athl…

May 28, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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Photos: Golfer Victor Dubuisson

Photos: Golfer Victor Dubuisson

At Greg Hansen's mid-year report, Hansen named golfer Victor Dubuisson as one of the top 10 midseason leaders for best athletes in 2014.

May 28, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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Photos: UA distance runner Lawi Lalang

Photos: UA distance runner Lawi Lalang

At Greg Hansen's mid-year report, Hansen named UA distance runner Lawi Lalang as one of the top 10 midseason leaders for best athletes in 2014.

May 28, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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Greg Hansen's midseason leaders for best athletes of 2014

Greg Hansen's midseason leaders for best athletes of 2014

Over the next few weeks, Greg Hansen will reveal his midseason leaders for the best athletes of 2014. Take a look at his Top 100 Sports Figure…

May 27, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…

Greg Hansen: Cats still recovering from bad luck on recruiting trail

Greg Hansen: Cats still recovering from bad luck on recruiting trail

The fleeting nature of college baseball is such that 2013 national champion UCLA lost 10 consecutive games this month and finished 25-30-1.

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Hansen's best HS football coaches in Tucson history

The Star is listing the 25 best high school football coaches in Tucson history, and Greg is ready to name names.


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