Posted 10:48 PM 4/28/2013 by Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
The Wildcats scored five more times in the third inning to take a commanding 10-0 lead. Joseph Maggi, who finished 3-for-3 drove in two of his career-high four runs with a single, and Gilbert later tallied a two-run single of his own to increase his season total to 44 runs batted in - most for (More)
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Posted 10:14 PM 4/26/2013
TUCSON - Konner Wade pitched a complete game and Brandon Dixon blasted a three-run home run to pace Arizona to an 8-2 series-opening victory over Alabama State before a crowd of 2,583 on Friday evening at Hi Corbett Field.
Arizona (26-14) won for the eighth-consecutive time in its home (More)
Posted 8:24 PM 4/26/2013 by Courtesy: Arizona Cardinals
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Tyrann Mathieu could barely get the words out, the sobs and tears muffling his voice through the telephone."I know I'm on the right track," he said.The Arizona Cardinals seem to think so.After relatively safe choices in the first two rounds (More)
Posted 8:20 PM 4/26/2013 by Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
CORVALLIS, Ore. - 23rd-ranked Arizona softball (28-20, 5-11 Pac-12) stranded 10 runners as Shelby Babcock was outdueled by Tina Andreana in a 2-1 Oregon State (28-17, 5-11 Pac-12) victory.Arizona appeared to be poised to tie the game in the top of the seventh when Lauren Young ripped (More)
Posted 9:15 PM 4/25/2013
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - As one tackle after another was taken ahead of them, it seemed the Arizona Cardinals' bid to land much-needed help on the offensive line was dwindling.Turns out, they were just as happy taking a guard as a tackle, particularly one with the skill set of North (More)
Posted 8:54 PM 4/24/2013
TUCSON - For the 12 football seniors that participated in Arizona's NFL Pro Day in early March, Thursday's start of the NFL Draft marks a key moment in their careers. If a name isn't called during Thursday's first round, airing live on ESPN at 5 p.m. PT, the selections will continue on (More)
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Posted 8:43 PM 4/24/2013
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) -- The grandest stage in sports was too much for the guys who are putting together the College Football Playoff to pass up.
The BCS conference commissioners announced Wednesday that Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, edged Tampa, Fla., in the bidding to be the site of (More)
Posted 4:39 PM 4/23/2013 by Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
TUCSON, Ariz. - University of Arizona baseball pitcher Mathew Troupe is one of 51 players named to the mid-season watch list for the ninth annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year award, given to the top relief pitcher in NCAA Division I baseball, the (More)
Posted 9:37 PM 4/22/2013
PHOENIX (AP) -- Lance Blanks' short run as Phoenix Suns general manager is over.
The Suns announced on Monday that they were parting ways with Blanks after the second-worst season in franchise history and third straight year of missing the playoffs.
''Lance has been a trusted friend and (More)
Posted 7:06 PM 4/21/2013 by Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
PALO ALTO, Calif. - In a tale of two ballgames, Stanford won a slugfest and held on in a pitcher's duel to defeat 25th-ranked Arizona, 12-8, to capture the three-game series here at Sunken Diamond.
Stanford (22-12, 9-6) claimed a 2-0 lead in the first, but found itself trailing by five (More)
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