During Lute Olson's heyday, there always seemed to be that one player that rose above the rest (literally) and came down with a clutch basket. Aaron Gordon is that guy. Read about that and more in Greg Hansen's weekly sports roundup.

UA 6-foot-9-inch freshman Aaron Gordon dunks over San Diego State 6-5 freshman Dakarai Allen after catching the inbounds lob pass from T.J. Mc…

Of all the elite-level high school seniors to sign letters of intent with Arizona last week, no one got more national attention than Mater Dei…

If you break down Salpointe Catholic’s 12-0 run to the Division II state football semifinals, it’s impressive that Dennis Bene’s team has won …

Sabino football coach Jay Campos completed the playoff season with 106 career victories, but he’s not done yet. He has been selected to be an …

Bushman, who is the most prominent three-sport athlete in the region, appears to have a worthy replacement. Rio Rico High School’s Sean Fannin…

Former Tucson basketball rivals Michael Perez of Pueblo and Tim Derksen of Amphi met Friday night in San Francisco. Perez’s Nevada Wolf Pack w…

After Pima College went 1-21 in ACCAC men’s basketball last year, 6-24 overall, the school hired former Salpointe Catholic and Ironwood Ridge …

Ten-time Arizona All-American swimmer Marcus Titus, a former member of the U.S. national swimming team, 2009-12, is making a comeback for the …

When Cleveland’s Terry Francona and Pittsburgh’s Clint Hurdle were both named 2012 Managers of the Year by Major League Baseball last week, th…

The Tucson Champs Academy, which was created about a year ago by former big-league baseball players Eddie Leon, of Tucson High/UA and George A…

Eight players from Tucson-area high schools, and two Tucson coaches, returned to Emporia (Kan.) State last week to be inducted into the school…

From the excesses in college sports file: Arizona State has hired the headhunting firm Korn/Ferry International to search for an athletic dire…