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Head coach Bobby Hurley of the Arizona State Sun Devils reacts against the Syracuse Orange during t...
Jake Anderson

ASU’s Bobby Hurley regrets suspension; ready for No. 3 Arizona challenge

The Arizona State Sun Devils and head coach Bobby Hurley are in the midst of a brutal two-week stretch of games.
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Arizona guard Bennedict Mathurin, center, shoots as UCLA guard Peyton Watson, left, and guard Jaime...
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Arizona’s Bennedict Mathurin goes in lottery of ESPN’s NBA mock draft

It has been quite the season thus far for the No. 3 Arizona Wildcats, especially for their sophomore guard Bennedict Mathurin.
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Arizona guard Kerr Kriisa, right, shoots as UCLA forward Cody Riley defends during the first half o...
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No. 3 Arizona goes cold, suffers 2nd loss of season to No. 7 UCLA

The Wildcats shot just 30% from the field in Tuesday night's 75-59 loss to No. 7 UCLA in a battle for top spot of the Pac-12.
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Arizona forward Azuolas Tubelis (10) drives to the basket past Illinois guard Jacob Grandison durin...
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Forward Azuolas Tubelis returns for No. 3 Arizona against No. 7 UCLA

The No. 3 Arizona Wildcats got a key contributor back against No. 7 UCLA, as forward Azuolas Tubelis returned from an ankle injury.
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Guard Dalen Terry #4 of the Arizona Wildcats celebrates during the first half of the NCAAB game at ...
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No. 3 Arizona basketball faces biggest Pac-12 test yet vs. No. 7 UCLA

The No. 3 Arizona Wildcats face their toughest Pac-12 test of the season thus far on Tuesday night against the No. 7 UCLA Bruins.
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Arizona State guard Jay Heath (5) drives on Colorado forward Tristan da Silva (23) during the secon...
Jake Anderson

Postponed Arizona-ASU basketball game rescheduled for February 7

The Arizona State Sun Devils will now be hosting the Arizona Wildcats at Desert Financial Arena in Tempe on Feb. 7 at 7 p.m.
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Guard K.J. Simpson #2 of the Colorado Buffaloes watches as guard Pelle Larsson #3 of the Arizona Wi...
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Arizona Wildcats basketball remains No. 3 in latest AP poll

The Arizona Wildcats remained the No. 3 team in the country in the latest Associated Press men's college basketball rankings.
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Arizona guard Dalen Terry (4) shoots a 3-pointer over California forward Grant Anticevich (15) duri...
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No. 3 Arizona Wildcats defeat Cal on road; win 5th straight game

The Arizona Wildcats extended their winning streak to five games on Sunday after defeating California 96-71 on the road. 
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Arizona guard Dalen Terry (4) drives to the basket against Stanford forward Brandon Angel (23) duri...
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Arizona Wildcats jump to No. 1 in NET rankings after 4th straight win

The Arizona Wildcats jumped Gonzaga into the No. 1 spot on the NET rankings after defeating Stanford on Thursday 85-57.
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Arizona forward Azuolas Tubelis (10) drives against California Baptist guard Chance Hunter during t...
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Azoulas Tubelis leaves due to injury in Arizona’s win over Stanford

The Arizona Wildcats beat Stanford by nearly 30 points but lost forward Azuolas Tubelis for the game due to an ankle injury.
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Arizona Wildcats guard Kerr Kriisa (25) reacts after being called for a technical foul during a gam...
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Arizona basketball rises to No. 3 in latest AP rankings

The Arizona Wildcats are now the top ranked team in the Pac-12 after rising to No. 3 in the latest AP men's college basketball rankings.
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Arizona guard Pelle Larsson, center, is squeezed between Utah guards Lazar Stefanovic, left, and Ma...
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Tubelis scores career-high 32 points as No. 6 Arizona rolls to win over Utah

Azoulas Tubelis scored 32 points, Christian Koloko added 16 points, and No. 6 Arizona dominated Utah inside for a win on Saturday night.
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Arizona guard Bennedict Mathurin (0) throws up a three sign after hitting a long range shot during ...
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4 Wildcats score in double figures as No. 6 Arizona ousts Colorado

Azuolas Tubelis and Justin Kier scored 14 points, and No. 6 Arizona overwhelmed Colorado in the second half for a 76-55 win Thursday night.
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Head coach Bobby Hurley of the Arizona State Sun Devils reacts against the Syracuse Orange during t...
Jake Anderson

ASU, Arizona basketball reschedule postponed games due to COVID-19

The Arizona State men's basketball team has rescheduled two games that were postponed due to COVID-19, the school announced on Wednesday.
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Arizona guard Kerr Kriisa (25) pumps up the crowd during the second half of an NCAA college basketb...
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Arizona basketball moves up to No. 6 in AP rankings

The Arizona Wildcats are now ranked sixth in The Associated Press poll despite little action over the past two-plus weeks.
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Arizona's Bennedict Mathurin (0) drives past Oregon State's Dexter Akanno (3) during the first half...
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Benn Mathurin’s draft stock rises as he learns to trust Arizona teammates

Bennedict Mathurin played a supporting role at Arizona as a freshman, showing off his athleticism only in flashes. He's grown a lot since.
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Head coach Bobby Hurley of the Arizona State Sun Devils watches the action during the first half of...
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COVID-19 causes ASU to postpone men’s basketball games against UCLA, Arizona

The Arizona State men's basketball team has postponed games this week at UCLA and against Arizona due to health and safety protocols.
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Arizona guard Bennedict Mathurin (0) dunk against Washington during a fast break in the first half ...
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No. 8 Arizona Wildcats return to hardwood with home win over Washington

The No. 8 Arizona Wildcats defeated the Washington Huskies 95-79 on Monday night in their first game since Dec. 22.
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Arizona Wildcats head coach Tommy Lloyd reacts to a call during a game between the Arizona Wildcats...
Associated Press

Idle Arizona basketball moves up in AP rankings

Arizona (11-1) last played in a loss to Tennessee and Monday hosts Washington before visiting Arizona State on Saturday.
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Head coach Bobby Hurley of the Arizona State Sun Devils reacts during the first half of the NCAAB g...
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ASU, Arizona men’s basketball scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday

The Arizona State Sun Devils and Arizona Wildcats had the game set for that calendar date but had held off locking in a time.
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Deandre Ayton #22 of the Phoenix Suns dunks the ball over Ivica Zubac #40 of the LA Clippers  durin...
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The best Arizona sports plays of 2021

Being in high-leverage games tends to produce big moments, and multiple local teams competed for a championship this year.
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Arizona guard Bennedict Mathurin (0) drives as Tennessee forward John Fulkerson (10) and guard Kenn...
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Arizona Wildcats slip in AP basketball poll following loss to Tennessee

Suffering the first loss of their season wasn't enough to knock the Arizona Wildcats out of the top-10 in the AP men's basketball poll.
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Arizona guard Bennedict Mathurin (0) dribbles as he's defended by Tennessee guard Kennedy Chandler ...
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Two Arizona Wildcats appear in latest ESPN NBA mock draft

The NBA Draft is expected to have some local flare with two Arizona Wildcats slotted in the first round of a new ESPN mock draft.
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Head coach Bobby Hurley of the Arizona State Sun Devils watches the action during the first half of...
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ASU, UA hoops’ next 2 games against USC, UCLA postponed

ASU and Arizona's next two games against No. 5 UCLA and No. 8 USC have been postponed due to COVID-19 issues within the California schools.
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