Arizona is set to kick off the regular season on Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. MST against Abilene Christian. The Wildcats will play in eight games that are scheduled to be aired live on the Pac-12 Networks.
Arizona had 13 current and former athletes qualify for the 2015 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Ore. from June 25-28. Four men and nine women qualified for the meet.
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.
Current Wildcat practice players Anthony Tepedino, Phillip Barrett, and Kyle Dawicki have all earned coveted spots on the Phoenix Mercury's practice squad for the 2015 season the organization announced last week.
The Pac-12 Conference announced the 2015 track and field All-Academic teams on Friday.
The Wildcats will go up against five NCAA postseason teams from a year ago, including two NCAA Tournament squads, as head coach Niya Butts unveiled Arizona's 2015-16 non-conference schedule on Thursday.
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.
Junior Nnenya Hailey earned a sixth-place finish in the final of the women's 400-meter hurdles.
For the fifth-straight year, the UA men's team earned a top-25 finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
Redshirt junior Pau Tonnesen earned a runner-up finish in the decathlon with a school-record score of 8,247.
Arizona women's golf finished tied for fifth at the NCAA Championships in May.