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.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Aaron Gordon scored 19 points and grabbed a career-high 15 rebounds to help No. 3 Arizona clinch the Pac-12 regular-season title with a 79-66 victory over Stanford on Sunday night.
Third-ranked Arizona will look to accomplish a regular-season sweep of Stanford on Sunday when the teams square off on Senior Night at McKale Center; UA has a share of its 13th Pac-12 regular-season title and a win would clinch the outright championship.
Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson was named one of 10 national semifinalists for the 2014 Naismith Trophy presented by AT&T in an announcement by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.
University of Arizona men's basketball student-athletes Nick Johnson and Aaron Gordon were named finalists for major national awards on Thursday by the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA).