Basketball Archive

Dear Sean Miller: Please do not use any ineligible players

Opening day! It’s the first chance to see the Arizona Wildcats basketball team in a game that counts! The public gets its first real introduction to the returning players and newcomers who make up this year’s team! I wonder how many of them will play

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Can You Hear Me? 2016 Pac-12’s best chance to make tournament noise in almost a decade

You’ve heard about the Pac-12’s record-breaking seven bids in this year’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship but the news is even better than that. Among the seven dancers are enough highly-seeded teams to give the conference a legitimate shot at its first Final Four team in eight years

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Home Away from Home: Pac-12 Basketball 2016 Road Standings

(Updated Feb. 1) The premise here is the Pac-12 is so jumbled this year the contenders will have nearly identical records at home so the championship will be decided by whoever can break through most often away from home. Using that criteria, it’s actually better for a team to have a lot of roads games [&hellip

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Homecoming Parade: 5 thoughts on Arizona’s big win against Washington

The Arizona Wildcats beat the Washington Huskies 99-67 Thursday night at McKale Center. Wins like that produce happy thoughts, and here they are. • Every Arizona fan, player, coach, manager, trainer, intern and security guard after last night: • The Huskies came to Tucson 3-0. They lost by 3-2. • Remember when Kaleb Tarczewski couldn’t [&hellip

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Puzzling: Early look at Arizona’s rebuilt roster and lineup options for 2016

It’s pretty rare for a college basketball team to return one starter yet the fan base is happy about it. Such is life at the University of Arizona where it’s a surprise anybody came back from this past year’s 33-win team. There will be a lot of new faces in 2016 but now that the [&hellip

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