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Former Wildcat Dan Buckner is back with the Arizona Cardinals.  More>>

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A hometown hit on the road

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Glendale native Nick Evans' three-run homer capped Arizona's four-run 10th inning to beat the Phillies.  More>>

Mathieu needs to chill? Video included

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Tyrann Mathieu was with his teammates on the field for day one of camp, but says he's only 50-60 percent right now.  More>>

Palmer's position

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Carson Palmer looks around him and says it's "by far" the most talented team he's been a part of in his 11 NFL seasons. More>>

Final round frontrunner

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Jim Furyk moved into position for his third Canadian Open victory, shooting a 5-under 65 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead at Royal Montreal. T More>>

Stoppage time goal puts FC Tucson a step away from Final Four

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Sebastian De Rada's header in the 94th minute pushed FC Tucson into the PDL's Western Conference Final More>>

Fly Cardinals fly Video included

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 Arizona reports to camp and runs a lot of sprints.

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Salpointe's Powell picks Nevada Video included

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Lancers linebacker Taylor Powell chooses Wolf Pack football program over Fresno State and Colorado State. More>>

World Series bound Video included

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Nogales defeats Northern California, 4-0.  More>>

There'll be no more Christmas in Phoenix

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 Suns waive Dionte Christmas.

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Little Leaguer Erickson taking bat to national tournament Video included

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Shane Erickson is one of just three Little Leaguers from Arizona to make the Baseball Factory Under Armour national tournament.
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On the road to equality: La Course Video included

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How the effort of one former Arizona Wildcat helped pave the way for change in the world of women's cycling.  More>>

CDO LL wins state championship Video included

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Defeats Ahwatukee 16-11.
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A Sporting Chance Video included

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How the Pac-12 is looking towards Major League Soccer to help increase football attendance.
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Lalang named Scholar Athlete of the Year

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This is Lalang's second straight year winning the honor.
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Suns re-sign Tucker

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Team announces a multi-year deal.
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Honey Badger to start camp on PUP list

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Tyrann Mathieu continues to recover from his torn ACL.
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Gronk cleared to play

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The former Wildcat gets the okay to suit up with the Patriots after offseason knee surgery.
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Media Poll: Arizona selected 4th in South Video included

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Oregon selected to win the whole thing.
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Berman hired as Wildcat hockey head coach

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Replaces Sean Hogan who left for Ohio.
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Mercury clinch playoff spot

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Phoenix gets its 13th straight victory with win over Seattle.
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Top of the Hill Video included

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Dbacks' Aaron Hill goes to work with the bat and the glove to help secure a 5-4 win over Detroit.
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FC Tucson: Section 104 now open to public

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As the PDL semifinals near, FC Tucson is opening up the stands.
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Ross to the DL

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Dbacks place Cody Ross on the 15-day disabled list with a left calf strain. More>>

A heart of Goldy

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Dbacks 1st baseman Paul Goldschmidt earns Heart and Hustle award.
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Plumlee named to USA National team

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Suns center led team in rebounds, field goal percentage, and blocks.
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Kinsler comes home Video included

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The former CDO Dorado returns to his home state and helps beat the Diamondbacks 4-3.
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Tolliver signs with the Suns

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Contract is for multiple years.
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Warren named to All Summer League team

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Suns rookie averaged 17.8 points.
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LLBB: Nogales proving an unfriendly host Video included

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Nogales can lock up a spot in the 50/70 West Regional semifinals with a win Monday over Hawaii.
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FC Tucson to host PDL Western semifinals, finals

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FC Tucson will face the Vancouver Whitecaps U23s at 8 p.m. on Friday, July 25.  More>>

Portillo guides USA to team title

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Long time Team USA assistant wrestling coach and current Amphi head coach Sam Portillo was part of the staff that coached team USA to their title run at last weeks Pan American Games.
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Rory goes wire to wire

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Rory McIlroy tees off in the British Open with a commanding lead and a shot at moving closer to a historic achievement.
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Sweep to start second season

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Josh Collmenter threw seven sharp innings, Arizona scored on an unusual play in the sixth inning and the Diamondbacks completed a three-game sweep of the Cubs with a 3-2 victory on Sunday.
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LLSB: Sunnyside takes next step

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The core of Sunnyside Softball's Little League World Series Champs squad is dominate a division higher this summer.
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Thompson's late save brings playoff result

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Goal keeper Billy Thompson comes up with a huge save on a late penalty kick to give FC Tucson's their first ever playoff win.
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Montero and Goldschmidt power D-backs over Cubs

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Miguel Montero hit a go-ahead, three-run double in the fifth, Paul Goldschmidt added a two-run homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 9-3 on Saturday night. More>>

Snakes show life

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Diamondbacks come from behind to beat the Cubs 5-4.
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Hornets grab center stage for NASCAR Week 2 Video included

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The Mancave 40 in the Pro Stock division highlights the 2nd week of NASCAR-sanctioned racing at Tucson Speedway.
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Coyotes sign Perlini

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Phoenix inks its top draft pick.
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Local MMA gym looks to crowd source

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Arizona Combat Academy of Tucson wants your help to start a reality show.
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Hill on Walter Camp watch list

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Award recognizes most outstanding college football player.
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PDL Playoff Preview: L.A. Misioneros FC Video included

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FC Tucson travels to Las Vegas to face the L.A. Misioneros in the first round of the playoffs. More>>

Lift for life Video included

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The Arizona Football team has joined forces with Uplifting Athletes, a national nonprofit organization, to fight cystic fibrosis. More>>

Bates, Bene and Nymeyer headline PCSHOF class Video included

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The Pima County Sports Hall of Fame announced its inductees for the class of 2014. The newest members will be honored at the 25th annual banquet on Sunday October 26, 2014.14 coaches and athletes highlights this year’s class.Sunnyside football star David Adams went on to play at UA before a career professionally in both the NFL and CFL.George Arias won a state baseball championship at Pueblo in 1990. Before his career on the diamond was all said and done he played in 173 big league games and ... More>>

Big bucks Video included

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Free agent guard Jerryd Bayless is close to a deal with the Milwaukee Bucks, per ESPN's Marc Stein. More>>

Baseball ready

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Nogales Arizona hosts the 2014 Little League West Regional Intermediate Baseball Tournament.
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Home run history Video included

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Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final.
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Stealing some Thunder

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Former Wildcat and free agent Grant Jerrett has reached an agreement on a multi-year contract to re-sign with the Oklahoma City.
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Kerr cruising with young guns Video included

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The Warriors beat the Suns 74-72 in Las Vegas on Saturday extending the current NBA Summer League winning streak to 16.
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Hill headlines Cats receiving core

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Arizona senior receiver Austin Hill is a member of the watch list for the 2014 Maxwell Award. More>>

Frye headed to Orlando

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The former Wildcat is set to join Aaron Gordon with the Magic.
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Goodbye Dove Mountain. Hello Harding Park. Video included

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PGA Commissioner Tim Finchem makes it official. WGC Match Play is onto San Francisco.
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Scurran's new game Video included

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Catalina Foothills head coach coach and Pima County Hall Of Famer Jeff Scurran talks about his new book entitled "One Game One Time" More>>

Fox 11 KMSB to broadcast 2014 Territorial Cup

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Let the turkey digest and tune into FOX 11 KMSB when Arizona football hosts Arizona State. More>>

Cats release non-conference schedule Video included

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Of the 16 known or potential Division I opponents on the Wildcats' non-conference schedule, 11 made postseason appearances in 2014. More>>

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  • Stanley's global game shines

    Stanley's global game shines

    Sunday, June 22 2014 12:15 AM EDT2014-06-22 04:15:31 GMT
    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Stanley Johnson scored 18 points to help the United States beat Mexico 100-46 on Saturday night in the FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship.    On Friday night, the U.S. openedMore >>
    Incoming Wildcat freshman Stanley Johnson scored 18 points to help the United States beat Mexico 100-46 on Saturday.
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  • Pletcher's ponies rule

    Pletcher's ponies rule

    Monday, May 26 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-05-26 22:37:21 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - Todd Pletcher became thoroughbred racing's leading money winning trainer when Jack Milton rallied from last to win the $300,000 Poker Stakes on Monday at Belmont Park. Pletcher's runnersMore >>
    Former Wildcat Todd Pletcher became thoroughbred racing's leading money winning trainer on Monday. More >>
  • Cats clean up track honors

    Cats clean up track honors

    Tuesday, June 17 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-06-17 23:55:49 GMT
    Tucson, Ariz. – The University of Arizona Wildcat No. 7 men's track and field team claimed two individual honors on Tuesday. It was announced by the Pac-12 office that Senior Lawi Lalang was named theMore >>
    Senior Lawi Lalang was named the 2014 Pac-12 Men's Track Athlete of the Year while senior Nick Ross was the 2014 Pac-12 Men's Field Athlete of the Year.More >>

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