Basketball

Analysis: Hazzard heats up as Arizona ends losing streak

Arizona routed Utah 93-77 on a night where Zeke Nnaji was his normal self, but Max Hazzard showed who he can be. The grad transfer finding his rhythm, a new starting lineup and our first look at James Akinjo were some of the things that stood out following the victory. Read more

Police Beat 12/4/2019: Shots for shots

These were not the sorts of shots students are known for taking on the basketball court. Two University of Arizona Police Department officers arrived at the Campus Recreation Center at around 8 p.m. on Nov. 14 after receiving reports of students drinking alcohol at the Rec Center’s basketball court. Read more

Preview: Arizona hits the road facing question marks

Arizona heads on the road for its first big test of the season against No. 18 Baylor, hoping to redeem themselves after was described as an “embarrassing” performance last season. The status of two of their top players, however, remains murky. Read more

Why the 2019-20 Arizona men's basketball team is better than previous years

Arizona men’s basketball has started its 2019-20 season undefeated, going 9-0 in the first month of the season. The squad has had a similar start as last year’s team, who also began the year 6-0, and the 2017-18 team that went 5-1 in its first six contests. The resemblance between the past teams can make this season’s performance feel not unusual for Arizona basketball.  Read more

The Pac-12 conference is loaded and ready to shine this year

The Pac-12 is notoriously known for underachieving, especially during basketball season. They only have one final four appearance in the last ten years (Oregon, 2017). But this year the Pac-12 has plenty of good teams that should make the tournament and could possibly make a run. Here is a quick look at the top teams in the Pac-12. Read more

Arizona women's basketball schedule breakdown

Arizona’s women’s basketball will be looking to get off to a good start this season as the Wildcats play their first game of the season on Tuesday, Nov. 5 against North Dakota at home at 6:30 p.m. Soon after, they’ll move onto play against Texas in the Lone Star State on Nov. 17. This will be a tough game for the Wildcats on the road. The two teams haven’t met in over a decade so this will be a new challenge for both sided. Texas was ranked No. 23 last year. Read more