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  1. Freshmen Tyus Jones, Melo Trimble among finalists for Bob Cousy Award

    Feb 20, 2015, 10:32 AM EST

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    Six seniors, including Arizona’s T.J. McConnell and Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos are also on the list.

  2. Player of the Year Power Rankings: Kaminsky’s postgame, Okafor’s ‘regression’

    Feb 17, 2015, 2:18 PM EST

    Frank Kaminsky, David Rivers, Walter Pitchford

    Frank Kaminsky and Jahlil Okafor are still the nation’s two best players.

  3. Player of the Year Power Rankings: It’s time for Frank Kaminsky to get his due

    Feb 10, 2015, 1:36 PM EST

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    Is there a new favorite in the Player of the Year race?

  4. Arizona State uses balanced effort to upset No. 6 Arizona

    Feb 7, 2015, 8:25 PM EST

    Bo Barnes

    For the second straight season the Sun Devils knocked off their in-state rival in Tempe.

  5. Arizona giving sophomore forward practice reps at point guard

    Feb 5, 2015, 7:43 PM EST

    Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

    With Parker Jackson-Cartwright yet to practice since suffering a concussion last Wednesday, Sean Miller’s looking to account for the loss of his backup point guard.

  6. Oregon’s defensive strategy sparks 21-point night for Arizona point guard

    Jan 9, 2015, 4:20 PM EST

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    Oregon refused to help off of their assignments Thursday night, and T.J. McConnell made them pay with a 21-point night.

  7. UNLV upsets No. 3 Arizona

    Dec 24, 2014, 12:41 AM EST

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    This is a huge win for a young UNLV team.

  8. T.J. McConnell, late-game defense the differences as No. 3 Arizona beats No. 9 Gonzaga

    Dec 6, 2014, 7:55 PM EST

    T.J. McConnell (AP Photo)

    Arizona made all the big plays down the stretch as they beat Gonzaga in an overtime thriller.

  9. Chemistry the biggest factor in Arizona’s quest for a national title

    Nov 10, 2014, 4:20 PM EST

    Sean Miller, Brandon Ashley

    Chemistry was one of Arizona’s greatest assets last season, and that will need to be the case again if they’re to win a national title.

  10. Unselfish play gets Arizona going after slow start in exhibition victory (VIDEO)

    Nov 9, 2014, 11:12 PM EST

    Sean Miller, Brandon Ashley

    Sean Miller’s Wildcats didn’t get off to the best of starts, but they played will in the second half of their win over Cal Poly Pomona.

  11. 2014-15 Season Preview: Ten of college basketball’s most important players

    Nov 7, 2014, 11:15 AM EST

    Arizona's Gabe York and T.J. McConnell (AP Photo)

    The most important player to a team isn’t always the most talented. Here are ten players who will be critical to their team’s national title hopes.

  12. Arizona’s Sean Miller offers honest assessment of his team’s identity

    Nov 7, 2014, 10:30 AM EST

    Sean Miller

    Arizona may be highly ranked in every preseason poll, but they haven’t practiced to that level according to their head coach.

  13. Top 25 Countdown: No. 2 Arizona Wildcats

    Nov 6, 2014, 9:37 AM EST

    Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

    Can Arizona win a national title this season?

  14. 2014-15 Season Preview: Marcus Paige, Fred Van Vleet among the best lead guards

    Oct 27, 2014, 3:10 PM EST

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    There are plenty of intriguing lead guards in college hoops this season.

  15. Highlights from Arizona’s annual Red-Blue Game (VIDEO)

    Oct 19, 2014, 12:25 AM EST

    Rondae Hollis-Jefferson

    Rondae Hollis-Jefferson led the victorious Red team with 13 points, and Stanley Johnson scored a game-high 17 to lead the Blue team.

  16. Arizona’s senior point guard works to be an even better leader in 2014-15

    Sep 7, 2014, 4:35 PM EST

    Arizona's Gabe York and T.J. McConnell (AP Photo)

    T.J. McConnell was one of the team leaders last season, but with Nick Johnson he’ll need to be an even greater influence in 2014-15.

  17. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson saves No. 2 Arizona against Oregon

    Feb 6, 2014, 11:59 PM EST

    Utah v Arizona

    In their first game playing without Brandon Ashley, No. 2 Arizona survived. That’s really the only way to describe their 67-65 win over Oregon on Thursday night at the McKale Center. T.J. McConnell hit a three (finally!) to give Arizona a 62-60 lead in the final two minutes, while Nick Johnson hit a couple of…

  18. Selfless play, tough defense result in another win for No. 1 Arizona

    Jan 23, 2014, 11:49 PM EST

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    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…

  19. No. 1 Arizona survives late UCLA rally despite free throw, turnover issues

    Jan 9, 2014, 11:49 PM EST

    Arizona v UCLA

    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…

  20. No. 2 Arizona poised to grab top spot after holding off UNLV

    Dec 7, 2013, 8:38 PM EST

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    With No. 1 Michigan State suffering a surprising home loss to North Carolina on Wednesday night, there were many Arizona fans who looked towards Saturday’s contest against UNLV with excitement. The renewal of a series that delivered some great moments during the time when Jerry Tarkanian and Lute Olson roamed the sidelines was something folks…

  21. No. 6 Duke vs. No. 4 Arizona is more than just a matchup of freshmen

    Nov 28, 2013, 9:00 AM EST

    Alabama Duke Basketball

    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 — No. 6 Duke got the win they were supposed to get and they did it the way they were supposed to do it. Freshman…

  22. 2013-14 Season Preview: The nation’s most important players

    Nov 1, 2013, 6:00 PM EST

    Marcus Smart

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists, click here. For a schedule of our previews…

  23. 2013-2014 Season Preview: No. 4 Arizona Wildcats

    Oct 29, 2013, 9:00 AM EST

    Sean Miller

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. The rest of our Top 25 Countdown can be found here. For a schedule of our…

  24. 20 Impact Transfers in College Hoops for 2013-2014

    Oct 8, 2013, 6:00 PM EST

    Rodney Hood, Raphiael Putney, Sean Carter

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists,click here. For a schedule of our previews for the…