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March 12, 2020: NCAA basketball season cut short due to pandemic

March 12, 2020: NCAA basketball season cut short due to pandemic

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With Nico Mannion and others expected to enter the draft, Sean Miller will have work to do to compile his 2020-21 team.

The Wildcats post a 21-11 regular-season mark, peaking in March.

In the first round of Pac-12 tournament on March 11, the Cats beat Washington 77-70 behind Josh Green's 19 points to set up a match with USC in the quarterfinals. 

Miller calls it "one of our season’s best performances."

A day later, the Pac-12 and NCAA tournaments are canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.  12, the coronavirus is declared a pandemic in the United States and both the Pac-12 and NCAA tournaments were canceled, effectively ending Arizona's season.

At the time, UA hovered between a 6 or 7 seed.


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