UConn becomes 1st FBS team to cancel football season because of coronavirus

UConn canceled its 2020-2021 football season Wednesday, becoming the first FBS program to suspend football because of the coronavirus pandemic, as other schools had taken the Huskies off their schedules and the governor was reluctant to allow UConn to travel to states with high infection rates.

University of Arizona announces 2020 football schedule

Virus rocks MLB: Cards-Brewers off; 2 St. Louis positives

Report: NFL players banned from indoor night clubs during 2020 season

Pima Community College moves soccer, volleyball, basketball seasons to spring

Atlanta won’t drop Braves name, but will review Tomahawk Chop

Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games

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Roadrunners partner with Vitalant to host July 1 blood drive

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NFL gives teams planner for total reopening of facilities

Coaches in Arizona give statements on death of George Floyd

'We must be the change now.'

US: Transgender sports inclusion violates others’ rights

Connecticut's policy allowing transgender girls to compete as girls in high school sports violates the civil rights of athletes who have always identified as female, the U.S. Education Department has determined.

Jason Terry returning to Arizona Wildcats as assistant coach

Played under Lute Olson on '97 national championship team

Pac-12 allowing voluntary, in-person workouts to begin on campus June 15th

Arizona Athletics’ Re-Entry Team is considering recommendations, options for developing safety protocols and possibilities with the University’s Re-Entry Task Force.

Football: Arizona adds Alabama to schedule in 2032, 33

AP source: MLB owners approve plan to start season in July

Pacific Division Champion Roadrunners look ahead to 2021

Arizona Game and Fish accepting applications for fall hunts

  NFL player, former Tucson High student to hold cancer fundraiser over gaming platform

For all the changes, NFL draft kind of looked, well, normal

Agent: Gronkowski to have reunion with Brady in Tampa Bay

The agent for the retired New England star confirmed Tuesday that pending completion of a physical Gronkowski has agreed to play for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who are acquiring his rights from the Patriots.

Fans sue MLB, teams over ticket money, ask for class action

Opening day on March 26 was pushed back until mid-May at the earliest after a national emergency was declared due to the new coronavirus pandemic.

El Tour de Tucson registration opens next week, introducing new course

This year's race will feature a new course that ventures into southern Pima County.

Arizona Athletics announces 2020 Hall of Fame class

The official induction is scheduled to take place on Friday, Aug. 28 at the Westin La Paloma Resort.

Gov. Ducey: ‘Open-minded’ to hosting all MLB teams, at the ‘right time’

Reported ideas include having all 30 teams start their season in Arizona.

  Mom of Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns dies from COVID-19

The Minnesota Timberwolves picked Karl-Anthony Towns No. 1 pick out of the University of Kentucky in the 2015 NBA draft.

NASCAR’s Larson suspended for racial slur in virtual race

Larson was competing in an iRacing event Sunday night when he appeared to lose communication on his headset with his spotter when he used the N-word.

Arizona’s Mannion leaves Wildcats for NBA draft

Freshman guard said on Twitter it's 'time to chase a dream'

AP sources: MLB, union discuss playing all games in Arizona

Ideas are still in the early stage, and the Arizona option would have many obstacles to overcome, the people said.

Aari McDonald wins the Ann Meyers Drysdale Award

McDonald is the first player in school history to win one of the five Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame women’s positional awards.

WBCA tabs Aari McDonald as an all-American

She is Arizona’s first WBCA All-American in school history.

Sugar Skulls create partnership to support Tucson restaurants

Customers with a minimum order of $20 for take-out or delivery from participating restaurant partners between now and April 30 will receive a voucher to buy up to two tickets and get two free to either of the first two home games of the 2020 season.

Aari McDonald named an AP Second-Team All-American

This is the second year in a row McDonald has been named an All-American by the Associated Press.

All University of Arizona sporting events put on hold due to coronavirus outbreak

All University of Arizona sporting events have been canceled until further notice.

Arizona downs Washington, will face Southern Cal in Pac-12 quarterfinals

Josh Green scored 19 points as Arizona opened the Pac-12 tournament with a 77-70 win over Washington.

Washington hands Arizona loss in regular-season finale

Jaden McDaniels scored 20 points and Isaiah Stewart added 16 points as Washington finished the regular season with a 69-63 victory over Arizona.

Ionescu scores 31 as Oregon drops Arizona in Pac-12 tourney

Aari McDonald led Arizona (24-7) with 34 points in a loss to Oregon.

Wildcats drop Cal to advance to Pac-12 semifinals

Cate Reese scored a career-high 30 points and led Arizona to an 86-73 win over No. 12 seed California on Friday afternoon.

Bill passes Arizona House barring transgender people from female school sports

Arizona lawmakers are considering a bill that would bar transgender women and girls from playing on female school sports teams.

  An NCAA Tournament with empty arenas? It can’t be ruled out

Chief Operating Officer Donald Remy did not dismiss the possibility of games being played with no fans in arenas. The games presumably would still be televised.

Arizona’s McDonald named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year

Reese, Thomas and Pueyo also earn postseason honors

Jockey dies after fall in race at Rillito Park Racetrack

Was leading when horse stumbled in final turn

Cal Upsets No. 13 Arizona 55-54

Next up for Arizona will be the Pac-12 Tournament in Las Vegas.

Sabino basketball teams split on state championship runs

Here are the results of the Sabino boys and girls basketball games at the ALA State Championships.

Bruins rally in second half, down cold-shooting Wildcats

UCLA rallied in the second half to edge Arizona, which has lost three straight.

Salpointe boys basketball upsets top seed Peoria for state championship

The Lancers won their 11th game in a row and a state championship.

Tucson runner secures a spot on USA Olympic marathon team

This will be his fifth Olympic games.

Sahuaro High School girls basketball falls to Seton Prep in state final

Seton claimed its 11th state title in its 70-40 win.

Arizona women’s basketball beats No. 4 Stanford

The win is the teams first top-five victory in program history.

USC beats Arizona, 57-48

Nnaji’s double-double not enough to overcome 28 percent shooting

Southern Cal drops Arizona in conference showdown

Jonah Mathews scored 14 points and Onyeka Okongwu recorded his 11th double double of the season — 11 points and 10 rebounds — as USC defeated Arizona, 57-48, on Thursday night

Ex-Wildcat Sterling Lewis dies at 32

Linebacker played at Arizona in 2008, 2009

Arizona Men’s Basketball loses to Oregon Ducks in a 73-72 game

Pritchard had a terrific game in regulation and Juiston was the unlikely hero in overtime, scoring nine points, including a layup with 1.4 seconds left that was the winner.

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A family puts their heart and soul into making a rodeo bull.

Green, Mannion lead way as Wildcats crush Oregon State

The Wildcat men beat Oregon State 89-63 Thursday night.

Els, Olazabal, Stricker commit to playing in Cologuard Classic

PGA TOUR Champions rookie Ernie Els, 2018 Cologuard Classic champion Steve Stricker, and two-time Masters champion José María Olazábal have committed to play in next week’s Cologuard Classic.

Here’s everything you need to know about the 95th annual Tucson Rodeo

The 95th annual Tucson Rodeo is scheduled for Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 15-23.

Team USA edges Arizona despite two home runs from Harper

Team USA edged Arizona 5-4 Tuesday night in front of a sold-out crowd of 2,941 at Hillenbrand Stadium in Tucson.

Arizona’s Nnaji earns fourth Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honor

Arizona freshman forward Zeke Nnaji was named Pac-12 Freshman of the Week for the fourth time this season.

Arizona’s Austin Wells named Pac-12 Player of the Week

With a spectacular opening weekend under his belt, Arizona Wildcats sophomore catcher Austin Wells was named the Pac-12 Player of the Week, the conference announced on Tuesday afternoon.

Wildcats golf travel to Hawaii for John Burns Intercollegiate

The Arizona men’s golf team continues its spring season Thursday in the John A. Burns Intercollegiate.

Minnesota hands Arizona baseball its first loss of season

Minnesota beat Arizona 5-2 Monday in a non-conference game in Temp, handing the Wildcats their first loss of the season.

Denham tosses second career no-hitter to power Arizona past Long Beach State

The Wildcats are now 9-1, with their only loss coming to second-ranked Oklahoma.

Arizona completes sweep Albany in season-opening series

The Arizona Wildcats swept the Albany Great Danes in the season-opening series.

Arizona lawmakers hear bill to limit transgender students who play sports

Arizona lawmakers last week heard a bill that would ban transgender students from participating in school sports according to their self-identified gender.

Women’s Arizona Basketball wins 21st game this season

As a team, the Wildcats shot 52.7 percent from the field.

Arizona softball’s first loss this season to #2 Oklahoma

The Wildcats rallied to the 10th inning but fell short at Hillenbrand Stadium.

Arizona women’s basketball defeats Washington 64-53

Arizona women claimed their 20th season win Friday night.

Wildcats hire Steward to lead running backs

AJ Steward enters his ninth season as a coach after a playing career at the University of Kansas.

Arizona beats California behind Nnaji’s 21

Wildcats overcome slow start to win 8th straight over Bears

Tokyo, IOC officials reiterate that the Olympics are on

Tokyo Olympic organizers repeated their message again at the start of meetings with the IOC: the Summer Games will not be waylaid by the coronavirus that is spreading from neighboring China.

Wildcats head to Seattle, Lubbock for track and field meets

Arizona Track and Field will travel back to both Lubbock, Texas and Seattle, Wash. for the Texas Tech Shootout and Washington Husky Invitational this weekend.

Aari McDonald collects more national recognition on Tuesday

She was also named to the midseason team for the Naismith Trophy Player of the Year on Tuesday.

What are those purple circles? Cupping therapy is popular recovery method in high school sports

The science and research to back cupping therapy, the popular recovery method, is still fuzzy, but it remains widely used.

Arizona women’s team wins in OT against OSU

Arizona outscored the Beavers 9-2 in those final minutes at Gill Coliseum.

Arizona men’s basketball game against UCLA results

UCLA shot 51 percent overall and used a big second half run to pull away, handing Arizona its second loss in 12 games at McKale Center this season.

  Rillito Park extends season for Winter Meet 2020

Gates open at 10 a.m. General admission is $5 while clubhouse tickets will cost you $10.

Arizona men’s basketball overtakes USC at home

Arizona men held off the USC Trojans on Thursday.