University of Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson added to his All-America status on Wednesday when he was named a first-team All-American by the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA).
The Arizona men's basketball program collected more honors on Wednesday when Nick Johnson was named to the NABC All-District 20 first team and Aaron Gordon was named to the second team.
After winning its 13th regular-season Pac-12 title and posting its best league record since the 2004-05 season, fourth-ranked Arizona will begin its quest for its fifth Pac-12 Tournament title on Thursday when it faces either Utah or Washington at noon MST.
The Arizona men's basketball program was well represented on Tuesday when the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) announced its annual district honors.
The Arizona men's basketball program collected its first All-America honors of 2014 on Monday when Nick Johnson was named to the first team and Aaron Gordon to the third team by the Sporting News.
Conference champion Arizona was rewarded for its efforts with a total of 10 Pac-12 postseason honors on Monday in an announcement by the league office.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Jason Calliste made the go-ahead jumper and free throw with 4:22 left and finished with 18 points as Oregon defeated No. 3 Arizona 64-57 Saturday for its seventh straight victory.
Winners of a Pac-12-best 32 true road games since Sean Miller arrived in Tucson, third-ranked Arizona will venture into Matt Arena on Saturday in search of a sixth-consecutive victory; UA has 108 wins over the last four years, making it the second-best four-year run in program history.
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - Nick Johnson scored 25 points and No. 3 Arizona beat Oregon State 74-69 on Wednesday night in a back-and-forth game that wasn't decided until the final minutes.
Winners of a Pac-12-best 31 true road games since Sean Miller arrived in Tucson, third-ranked Arizona will venture into Gill Coliseum on Wednesday in search of a regular-season sweep of Oregon State.