Column: Dominant ‘Cats have stepped up play

It was important for the Arizona men’s basketball team to take the Oregon Ducks seriously. A Wednesday matchup before a Friday revenge matchup is a classic example of a trap game. Instead of laying an egg, the Wildcats destroyed the Ducks 90-56 behind a dominating defensive performance. Read more

Ducks dive bomb

The mood is so light for Arizona men’s basketball, point guard T.J. McConnell opened the press conference after the Wildcats’ 90-56 win over Oregon on Wednesday night with a joke. Read more

Police Beat: January 29, 2015

On Sunday night, two UA students were arrested for underage drinking after a physical altercation between them. A University of Arizona Police Department officer was patrolling near Sixth Street and Highland Avenue when he heard a group of people yelling in the breezeway under Villa del Puente Residence Hall. Read more

UA honors Chinese New Year

The sixth annual Chinese New Year Festival will be held by the Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona this Saturday at Centennial Hall to honor the year of the sheep. Read more

New face, same goal

The Arizona Board of Regents voted unanimously in approval for the merger of the University of Arizona Health Network and its affiliates into Banner Health and its affiliates on Wednesday at the Old Main Silver and Sage Room. Read more

GymCat freshmen take charge of team

This was supposed to be the year for Arizona gymnastics. Returning to the team were experienced athletes, four of whom were seniors. That is, until injuries started to occur during the fall season. Four meets into the season, senior Amber Wobma, senior Kristin Klarenbach and redshirt junior Danielle Buchanan have not even touched the mat to compete. Yet, Arizona still finds ways to step up and not let adversity overcome it. Read more

Arizona hockey readies for Stony Brook

Arizona ice hockey will look to continue its hot streak this weekend at home. No. 19 Arizona hosts No. 7 Stony Brook University in a two-game series this weekend at the Tucson Convention Center Arena. Read more