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Jackson-Cartwright and Ayton lead Wildcats to victory in different ways versus ASU

The Arizona men's basketball team started Thursday's matchup with ASU on fire, then guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright picked up his second foul. The next 10 minutes would be filled with a Sun Devil run until Jackson-Cartwright would return. 31-6 in fact, but his leadership was much needed to wade the waters in Wells Fargo Arena and lead No. 17 Arizona to a big road win in Tempe. Read more

Arizona women's basketball swept by ASU

The Sun Devils jumped out to a 7-0 lead off of ball movement, offensive rebounding and capitalizing off of five turnovers in five minutes by Arizona. A look at the numbers will tell you that the Wildcats were statistically beaten in turnovers, rebounds, bench points, points in the paint, 3-pointers made, 3-point percentage, field goal percentage and second chance points. That's not a recipe for success. Read more

Arizona men's tennis handles NAU and Nebraska at home

Little brothers getting pushed around and even sometimes getting beat up by their older brother is just a passage of life. Arizona’s men’s tennis team reaffirmed that notion on Saturday morning as they opened up their home double-header by sweeping their in-state rival, and geographical sibling, Northern Arizona University, by a score of 4-0.  Read more

Arizona baseball tops Bryant 4-0 in season opener

Until the bottom of the eighth both teams were able to keep each other off the board. That’s when it started to unravel for the Bulldogs. With the bases loaded and one out, Cal Stevenson dropped a floater into left field to score a run for the 'Cats. Alfonso Rivas then singled to center to score two more and the 'Cats were quickly up 4-0.  Read more

Beach volleyball team goals

The team’s ultimate goal is to end its season at the NCAA Beach Volleyball Championship held annually in Gulf Shores, Alaska. The top team from six individual regions as well as two additional at-large teams qualify each year. Last year, the Wildcats fell short of qualifying, ranking ninth in the country. Read more

Jonas Maier: Tried and true through life challenges

The Arizona men's team is going to face its own challenges this year, but its season will be defined by who and how its players respond to those obstacles. With Jonas Maier in the lineup, the Wildcats can be confident that their leader is battle tested and ready for anything. Read more

Numbers never lie: 7 key stats from Arizona's 77-70 win over ASU

Deandre Ayton, the possible No. 1 overall NBA draft pick this summer, notched a team-high 25 points in the win, showcasing his ability to score from jumpers, put-back layups and thunderous dunks. Ayton also pulled down 16 rebounds, dished out four assists and blocked four shots. The 7-foot-1 freshman was the difference for Arizona.  Read more

Jackson-Cartwright and Ayton lead Wildcats to victory in different ways versus ASU

The Arizona men's basketball team started Thursday's matchup with ASU on fire, then guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright picked up his second foul. The next 10 minutes would be filled with a Sun Devil run until Jackson-Cartwright would return. 31-6 in fact, but his leadership was much needed to wade the waters in Wells Fargo Arena and lead No. 17 Arizona to a big road win in Tempe. Read more

Preview: Arizona men's basketball seeking sweep of season series from ASU

It wasn't that long ago when the ASU Sun Devils were staring at a possible No.1 ranking as they walked into McKale Center ready to face the Arizona men's basketball team. A month and a half later, it is the Wildcats looking to solidify their stance as first place holders in the Pac-12 as they walk into a hostile Wells Fargo Arena Thursday in Tempe. Read more