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Three Stars of the Day: Bayless, Love, Surprenant

January 25th, 2008
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Three Stars of The Day

 

We handpick the best performances of the day, whether it be stat lines that make you drool, or clutch performances.  Either way, its our way of showing the love:

 

Three Stars of the Day: Hill, Hansbrough, Dunn

December 20th, 2007
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Three Stars of The Day

 

We handpick the best performances of the day, whether it be stat lines that make you drool, or clutch performances.  Either way, its our way of showing the love:

 

Arizona Officially Announces Succession Plan

December 18th, 2007
Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz.—A succession plan for the head basketball coach position at the University of Arizona was announced tody, with Athletic Director Jim Livengood designating Kevin O’Neill to succeed Hall of Famer Lute Olson when Olson’s tenure as head coach concludes.

Pac-10: All-Opening Month

December 11th, 2007
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The Pac-10 is packed with talent.  The players that had to be overlooked for this list would easily make it on one of the other BCS conferences’ top five.  But, alas, there is only room for five, and once again the freshmen rule the day.

 

Arizona's Hill is Pac-10 Player of the Week

December 9th, 2007
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TUCSON, Ariz. – University of Arizona men’s basketball player Jordan Hill has been named the U.S. Bank Pacific-10 Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for Dec. 3-9, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.

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CHN Player of the Week: Jerryd Bayless

December 2nd, 2007
ArizonaDespite college football taking all the headlines over the weekend, there was a terrific week in the college basketball world, including conference vs. conference battles and plenty of marquee showdowns. In addition to the aforementioned team match-ups, there were outstanding individual performances from coast to coast. Many of the top players are beginning to separate themselves from the pack, and those same players continue to produce impressive weeks on a consistent basis. However, one player that stood out

Poll: When Will Lute Olson Coach Again?

November 28th, 2007
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Poll: Who is the Best Unranked Team?

November 27th, 2007

Arizona Inks Four, Including Brandon Jennings

November 14th, 2007
Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. – University of Arizona interim men’s basketball coach Kevin O’Neill announced Wednesday that four student-athletes have signed National Letters-of-Intent to attend the school and play basketball. The quartet will report to the school in the fall of 2008.

Brandon Jennings, Brendon Lavender, Emmanuel Negedu and Jeff Withey each inked letters-of-intent during the first day of the November early signing period. Three of the players are ranked among the top 15 nationally at his position. The class was rated as No. 7 nationally by rivals.com.

Lute Olson Out For Now: Takes a Leave of Absence

November 4th, 2007
Arizona

TUCSON--University of Arizona athletics director Jim Livengood announced today that head men's basketball coach Lute Olson has requested and been given a leave of absence due to a personal matter.

Assistant coach Kevin O'Neill will handle the coach's duties in his absence, Livengood said, for as yet an unspecified time period.

"Lute asked for a leave of absence after yesterday’s football game,” said Livengood. “Every intention is that he will be back. We will do whatever is in the best interested of Lute and Christine.”