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Question of the Week: Who Will be Arizona's Next Coach?

December 2nd, 2008

This Week's Question: Who Will be Arizona's Big-Name Coach Next Year?


Its safe to assume Arizona will go big-time when hiring a full-time coach to replace retired legend Lute Olson. Who do you think Arizona will hire? Or who do you think they should hire? Some potential candidates that have been thrown around media articles and message boards includes:

Clip of the Day: Meet Russ Pennell

November 7th, 2008

Clip of the Day


Thanks to the genius of YouTube, the world has access to thousands of great college basketball videos to keep us busy every second of every day.  We'll be featuring daily movies to whet your college basketball appetite. Even if you've seen them before, some clips are just too good not to watch again and again.


Russ Pennell to Serve As Arizona Interim Coach

October 24th, 2008

TUCSON, Ariz. – University of Arizona director of athletics Jim Livengood announced the men’s basketball coaching responsibilities for the 2008-09 season in the wake of Lute Olson’s retirement Thursday.

Russ Pennell will serve at the interim head coach, while associate head coach Mike Dunlap and assistant coach Reggie Geary will remain in their current positions.

“Russ is a veteran assistant coach with a wealth of coaching experience,” said Livengood. “His experience of working in three of the best basketball conferences in the nation will serve us well.”

Lute Olson Retires

October 23rd, 2008

TUCSON, Ariz. Lute Olson announced today that he will retire as head coach of The University of Arizona men’s basketball team, effective

Head Coach Q&As: Arizona's Lute Olson

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