University of Arizona men's basketball fans will get their first look at the 2015-16 Wildcats on Saturday, Oct. 17.
Arizona senior center Kaleb Tarczewski was one of 12 players named to the U.S. Men's Pan American Games Team on Sunday.
The Arizona men's basketball program averaged a program-record 14,591 fans at its 17 home games in 2014-15.
Arizona head coach Sean Miller and incoming freshman Allonzo Trier helped the U.S. win its second-straight FIBA U19 World Championship gold medal with a 79-71 win over Croatia on Sunday.
Over the last two-plus decades, the NBA Draft has been a showcase of the talent produced by the Arizona men's basketball program, as 40 players have had their names called in the draft since 1988.
The Arizona men's basketball program sent two more representatives into the NBA ranks on Thursday night.
Thursday evening will mark the next step in the professional careers of former Arizona stars Brandon Ashley, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Stanley Johnson and T.J. McConnell.
With UA head coach Sean Miller at the helm, the USA will look to defend its 2013 U19 World Championship gold medal at this year's event, which is slated for June 27-July 5 in Heraklion, Crete, Greece.
The Golden State Warriors won their first NBA championship in four decades on Tuesday, and the victory featured a distinct Arizona basketball influence.
While the home/away designations have been set for each week, the exact dates of games will not be determined until television selections are finalized in late August or early September.
Having helped the United States qualify for the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship last summer, University of Arizona freshman Allonzo Trier has accepted an invitation to take part in the 2015 USA Basketball Men's U19 World Championship Team training camp from June 12-26 at the United States Olympic Training Center.
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