In a relationship that dates back 23 years, Joseph Blair and Arizona basketball have proven to be a successful combination.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Nick Johnson scored 18 points, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had 14 points and 10 rebounds in place of injured starter Brandon Ashley and No. 2 Arizona grinded out a 67-65 victory over Oregon on Thursday night.
No. 2/3 Arizona returns to McKale Center to take on Oregon with a two-game lead at the halfway point of the Pac-12 season; dating to last season, UA has won nine of its last 10 Pac-12 games.
Arizona head men's basketball coach has been selected as an assistant coach for the 2014 USA Basketball Men's U18 National Team, which will compete at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship.
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) - Justin Cobbs hit a step-back jumper with 0.9 seconds left, and California stunned No. 1 Arizona 60-58 on Saturday night to hand the Wildcats their first loss of the season.
Off to its best start in Pac-12 play since the 1997-98 season, top-ranked Arizona heads into Saturday night's matchup with California looking to extend its school records for winning streak and start to a season.
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Nick Johnson kept Arizona's perfect season going for another game, hitting a go-ahead 3-pointer with 51 seconds left and a pair of free throws with 5.8 seconds to go as the top-ranked Wildcats survived for a 60-57 victory over Stanford on Wednesday night for their school-record 21st straight win.
Wildcats' Game at Colorado Selected for ESPN GameDay
Off to its best start in Pac-12 play in more than a decade, top-ranked Arizona heads into Wednesday night's matchup with Stanford looking to extend its school records for winning streak and start to a season.
Arizona Basketball Happy
Voting continues after 21 days of competition against 48 of the nation's top college basketball coaches as UA Head Coach Sean Miller advances to the second round of the Infiniti Coaches' Charity Challenge.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Nick Johnson scored 22 points and Aaron Gordon provided a huge boost despite a rough shooting night, helping top-ranked Arizona pull away from Utah 65-56 Sunday night for its school-record 20th straight win.