Sep 27, 2014, 8:59 PM EDT
Gabe York, who averaged 6.7 points per game last season, is expected by his head coach to have more opportunities in 2014-15.
Sep 25, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT
Brandon Ashley missed the last 16 games of the 2013-2014 season.
Sep 14, 2014, 12:03 PM EDT
Arizona added a four-star big man to its three five-star perimeter threats.
Aug 13, 2014, 4:03 PM EDT
Arizona’s new uniforms harken back to an era that included the program’s lone national title.
Aug 3, 2014, 11:36 AM EDT
Arizona now has three five-star commits in its Class of 2015.
Jun 24, 2014, 10:04 AM EDT
The balancing act between trying to win and developing players for the NBA is not easy.
Jun 15, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT
Justise Winslow and Tyus Jones, two future Duke Blue Devils, headline the 12-man team.
May 28, 2014, 8:45 PM EDT
Arizona’s head coach will be rewarded with a contract extension through the 2018-19 season.
May 12, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT
Arizona has another challenging non-conference slate lined up for the 2014-15 season.
Mar 15, 2014, 9:28 PM EDT
A loss in the Pac-12 final doesn’t diminish Arizona’s accomplishments this season, and a number one seed in the NCAA tournament is still a given.
Mar 15, 2014, 8:20 PM EDT
Arizona is the nation’s best defensive squad, and UCLA scored nearly at will. This Bruins squad will be a problem in the coming weeks.
Mar 13, 2014, 5:24 PM EDT
No. 4 Arizona rides suffocating defense and a balanced offense to a win over Utah in the Pac-12 quarters.
Feb 27, 2014, 12:03 AM EDT
On February 1 the season changed for No. 3 Arizona. That day may have been capped by a 60-58 loss at Cal, but the biggest loss was that of sophomore Brandon Ashley. Ruled out for the remainder of the season due to a broken foot, Ashley was one of Arizona’s most versatile players on both…
Feb 18, 2014, 2:43 PM EDT
Before Brandon Ashley got hurt, when Arizona was still undefeated and the No. 1 team in the country, the Wildcats were not a deep team. They played a seven-man rotation. Jordin Mayes saw some minutes here and there, but for the most part, it was the starters, Gabe York and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson that played for…
Feb 15, 2014, 1:51 AM EDT
Without arguably their most versatile offensive threat in sophomore forward Brandon Ashley, it was clear at the time of his season-ending injury that No. 2 Arizona had some important adjustments to make. Ashley’s injury robbed the Wildcats of a player capable of scoring both inside and out, and that personnel hit was something Arizona would…
Feb 4, 2014, 5:45 PM EDT
Florida head coach Billy Donovan is getting his roster together with the addition of Chris Walker on Tuesday night, hoping to make another run in the NCAA tournament. Following the season, Donovan will once again coach USA Basketball. On Tuesday afternoon, Donovan was named the head coach of the Under-18 team. Donovan led the USA…
Feb 4, 2014, 4:50 PM EDT
Arizona lost its unblemished record and No. 1 ranking on Saturday night. The Wildcats also lost starting forward Brandon Ashley to a foot injury that will sideline him for the remainder of the season. The 6-foot-8 Ashley will likely undergo surgery, within the next couple of weeks, to fix his injured right foot, according to…
Feb 2, 2014, 8:44 PM EDT
In the first half of No. 1 Arizona’s 60-58 loss at Cal late Saturday night, sophomore forward Brandon Ashley went down with a right foot injury. Given how well the San Francisco native has played for the Wildcats this season, to lose Ashley for an extender period of time would be a major blow for…
Jan 23, 2014, 11:49 PM EDT
One of three remaining undefeated teams in college basketball, No. 1 Arizona was faced with a challenge in the form of the Colorado Buffaloes on Thursday night. Sure Colorado was without the services of guards Spencer Dinwiddie and Tre’Shaun Fletcher due to knee injuries, with Dinwiddie done for the year, but the Buffaloes have held…
Jan 11, 2014, 10:18 AM EDT
If you’ve seen the unbeaten Arizona Wildcats this season, then you’ll know that they’re stocked with talented players and an abundance of former McDonald’s All-Americans. Head coach Sean Miller and the Wildcats continued to stockpile elite talent from the West Coast as five-star guard Tyler Dorsey committed to Arizona on Friday night. https://twitter.com/TDORSEY_1/status/421899313908707329 The 6-foot-4…
Jan 9, 2014, 11:49 PM EDT
Nick Johnson finished with 22 points on 9-for-15 shooting and Kaleb Tarczewski added 16 and eight boards as No. 1 Arizona survived a furious UCLA comeback, winning 79-75 in Pauley Pavilion on Thursday night. Johnson’s work wasn’t limited to the offensive end of the floor, either. The 6-foot-3 shooting guard spent a lot of time…
Jan 4, 2014, 5:26 PM EDT
Nick Johnson went for 24 points and four assists and Aaron Gordon chipped in with 18 points and 11 boards as No. 1 Arizona survived an upset-bid from visiting Washington, beating the Huskies 71-62. C.J. Wilcox led the way for the Huskies with 20 points, but where Washington did most of their damage was in…
Jan 1, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT
College basketball is now almost two months old. League play will be kicking off in the next week. Let’s get you caught up on all you need to know with some of the country’s best conferences. To read through the rest of our Conference Catchups, click here. Midseason Player of the Year: Kyle Anderson (UCLA) This…
Dec 27, 2013, 10:00 AM EDT
Over the course of the holiday week, we at College Basketball Talk will be detailing what we believe will be the New Year’s Resolutions of some of the nation’s most talented, most disappointing, and thoroughly enigmatic teams. What can we say, we’re in a giving mood. Who else made Resolutions? Click here to find out.…
Arizona’s Aaron Gordon belongs in the conversation with the best freshmen despite what box score says
Nov 29, 2013, 9:09 PM EDT
From Nov. 20th thru Dec. 1st, I’ll be on the road, hitting 21 games in 11 days. To follow along and read my stories from the road, click here. NEW YORK — The headlines this season have been dominated by talk of ‘The Big Three’. Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Julius Randle. Which freshmen is…
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