UA Sports

Arizona Wildcats name Don Brown defensive coordinator

Prior to entering the coaching world, Brown played four years of running back at Norwich University, while also lettering twice in basketball.

Wildcats add Chuck Cecil as defensive backs coach

Wildcats hire UA legend Ricky Hunley to coach defensive line

University of Arizona men’s basketball imposes one-year postseason ban

University of Arizona introduces Jedd Fisch as new head football coach

University of Arizona employees frustrated with Kevin Sumlin payout

ASU Sun Devils defeat the U of A Wildcats

Continued Coverage

UA woman’s basketball team adds Idaho to schedule

Aari McDonald named to Wooden Award Watch List

Pac-12 postpones Arizona basketball game against Colorado because of COVID-19

No. 7 Arizona rolls to season opening win over Northern Arizona

Bruins hand Wildcats school record 10th straight loss

Arizona Athletics restricts family member admittance at all home sporting events

Wildcats men’s basketball season opener against NAU cancelled

The Arizona Wildcats were supposed to open their season with a home game against Northern Arizona Wednesday.

Wildcats to hit road to face Bruins at Rose Bowl

The Arizona Wildcats hit the road for the second consecutive week to face the UCLA Bruins at the Rose Bowl Saturday, Nov. 28.

Three Arizona Wildcats chosen in 2020 NBA Draft

Sean Miller has now coached nine first-round draft picks.

Pac-12 releases women’s basketball conference schedule for 2020-21

It’s game on for the University of Arizona’s women’s basketball team, as the Pac-12 has finally announced its conference schedule for 2020-21.

Arizona women’s basketball picked to finish second in Pac-12 behind Stanford

  The University of Arizona’s ‘quiet’ season opener

Arizona Wildcats set to hit road to face Washington Huskies

Wildcats open season Saturday with home game against No. 20 Trojans

UCLA tops Pac-12 men’s basketball preseason poll

  University of Arizona athletes are ‘Stronger Together’

Arizona ranked No. 7 in preseason AP poll

Last season, Arizona finished the season ranked No. 12 in the AP poll, the highest the Cats have been ranked since 1998.

Aari McDonald named to Ann Meyers Drysdale Award Watch List

McDonald enters her senior season 752 points away from breaking Adia Barnes' career scoring record and is currently sixth all-time with 1,486 points

Arizona Wildcats host USC Trojans in home opener on Saturday

The game will be the Wildcats' latest known start to a season.

Pac-12: COVID-19 outbreak forces cancellation of Arizona-Utah football game

The game was to be the season opener for both teams.

Pac-12 releases revised basketball schedule; Arizona Wildcats begin conference play Dec. 2

Schedule adjusted to allow for flexibility in non-conference scheduling.

  Arizona confirms receipt of official NCAA allegations in college basketball bribery scandal

This could mean the beginning of the end of this case - but could also mean a harsh reality lies in the future for the program and Head Coach Sean Miller.

Report: NCAA to notify Arizona of formal allegations against basketball program

NCAA has investigated 12 schools after a federal corruption probe in 2017.

Arizona head football coach Kevin Sumlin tests positive for COVID-19

University of Arizona head football coach Kevin Sumlin tested positive for COVID-19.

Game on! Pac-12 announces 2020 football schedule

Three of the Pac-12 games will be hosted in Tucson at the Arizona Stadium. The University of Arizona will face off against Arizona State on Friday, Dec. 11, 2020.

Pac-12 to kick off 7-game football season in early November

The Pac-12 has decided to play football in the fall, reversing an August decision to postpone until spring because of concerns about COVID-19.

Pac-12 announces kick-off date for fall sports

Football sports kick-off the fall season beginning Nov. 6, but fans will not be allowed to attend any sports competition taking place on Pac-12 campuses.

Pac-12 leaders to meet next week to make decision on resuming sports

Pac-12 leaders will meet Thursday, Sept. 24, to decide the future of sports.

Arizona Athletics confirms 13 COVID-19 cases among student-athletes, staff

The University of Arizona Athletics Department confirmed 13 positive COVID-19 test results.

NCAA clears way for Georgetown transfer to play immediately for Arizona

Junior guard James Akinjo will have two years of eligibility remaining.

  UArizona Foundation remembers Lute Olson’s community impact

Tucson reacts to the passing of legendary coach, Lute Olson

  READ: World reacts to death of Arizona Wildcat icon Lute Olson

Legendary UArizona Basketball Head Coach passed away on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020 at the age of 85.

AP Top 25: Clemson No. 1, followed by Ohio State, Alabama

Ohio State (1,504 points) was a close No. 2 behind Trevor Lawrence and Clemson (1,520), which starts atop the rankings for the second straight season. The Tigers beat the Buckeyes in a thrilling College Football Playoff semifinal last season.

  University of Arizona resuming in-person classes, delaying sports

President Robbins said there's not enough data to know the health outcomes for a student athlete.

All Arizona Wildcat sports postponed through end of the year

Pac-12 hopes to return in the 2021.

Sources: Big Ten votes to cancel football season; conference spokesman says otherwise

The Sunday vote by school presidents was 12-2 to call off fall sports because of the pandemic.

University of Arizona announces 2020 football schedule

The season opens against Arizona State University in September.

  Oregon, Oregon State drop ‘Civil War’ name for rivalry

The move was made after discussions between officials at both schools and current and former student-athletes.

Jason Terry returning to Arizona Wildcats as assistant coach

Played under Lute Olson on '97 national championship team

Football: Arizona adds Alabama to schedule in 2032, 33

Wildcats will host Crimson Tide in Tucson on Sept. 3, 2033

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.

Arizona’s Mannion leaves Wildcats for NBA draft

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

WBCA tabs Aari McDonald as an all-American

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

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.

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

Reese, Thomas and Pueyo also earn postseason honors

Cal Upsets No. 13 Arizona 55-54

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

Bruins rally in second half, down cold-shooting Wildcats

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

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

Green, Mannion lead way as Wildcats crush Oregon State

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

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

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.

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.

Arizona men’s basketball overtakes USC at home

Arizona men held off the USC Trojans on Thursday.