Redshirt senior forward Alli Gloyd has been named to the Pac-12 All-Academic First Team, announced by the league office on Friday.
University of Arizona Women's Basketball coach Niya Butts and her staff are set to hold the 2015 edition of the Niya Butts Basketball Academy June 1-4th and June 22-25th from 9 am- 4 pm each day inside McKale Center and Richard Jefferson Gymnasium, on the campus of the University of Arizona.
The Wildcats had three players score in double-figures, but it wasn't enough, as 11th-seeded Arizona fell to sixth-seeded UCLA, 80-62, Thursday afternoon in the opening round of the Pac-12 Tournament inside KeyArena.
Arizona looks to carry its positive momentum into conference tournament play, as it'll begin its journey for a Pac-12 Tournament Championship, when it takes on sixth-seeded UCLA, Thursday at 3 pm MST in opening round action inside KeyArena up in Seattle.
Senior guard Candice Warthen was named as an All-Pac-12 Conference Honorable Mention, according to a vote of conference coaches, released by the league office on Tuesday.
The script couldn't have been written any better for the Wildcats, as senior Candice Warthen poured in a season-high 23 points on 10-of-13 shooting to lift Arizona to a convincing 64-41 victory over Utah on Senior Day, Sunday afternoon inside McKale Center.
The Wildcats will honor seniors Candice Warthen and Alli Gloyd, as the two will play in their final collegiate home contest, when Arizona wraps up the 2014-15 regular season, Sunday at 3 pm MST vs. Utah inside McKale Center. The game can be seen on Pac-12 Networks, while fans can also listen live on KTUC 1400 AM.
The two teams were tied at the half and traded leads on six separate occasions, but Colorado was able to outlast Arizona, 66-51, Friday night inside McKale Center.
TUCSON, Ariz.---Arizona finishes off the 2014-15 regular season this weekend at home, beginning with a contest vs. Colorado, Friday at 6 pm MST inside McKale Center. The game will be televised on the Pac-12 Networks and can be heard locally on KTUC 1400 AM.
Sophomore forward LaBrittney Jones watches from the sideline as Arizona's starting unit takes the McKale Center floor. She high fives teammate Breanna Workman, while giving her some words of encouragement. Jones then takes her seat on the bench, but she doesn't get comfortable, she knows her stay there won't be long.
Sophomore guard Malena Washington nearly equaled her career high in scoring, but it wasn't enough, as Arizona dropped a 75-41 decision at UCLA, Sunday afternoon inside Pauley Pavilion.
Arizona will finish off its four-game road swing at UCLA, Sunday at 2 pm MST inside Pauley Pavilion. The game will be televised on the Pac-12 Networks and can be heard locally on KTUC 1400 AM.