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Eight Wildcats Earn Pac-12 All-Academic Recognition
Football 11/24/2015

Sophomore DB Carter Hehr (first team), senior RB Jared Baker (second team) and junior LB Jake Matthews (second team) were among eight honorees on the Pac-12 All-Academic teams announced Tuesday.

Taking a Splash with... Mik Ranslem
Women's Swimming & Diving 11/24/2015

This week's Q&A features freshman swimmer, Mik Ranslem about swimming at Arizona. Read more to find out her favorite band.

Senior Week Begins With Trip to Corvallis
Volleyball 11/24/2015

The final week of the regular season is upon us as 23rd-ranked Arizona (18-12, 8-10 Pac-12) wraps things up with a visit to Oregon State (5-23, 3-15 Pac-12) on Wednesday before hosting Arizona State (19-10, 8-10 Pac-12) on senior day on Friday. The Wildcats, coming off their biggest win of the season over No. 11 UCLA, find themselves with an RPI of 41 with the NCAA Tournament selection made this Sunday (7 p.m. MST, ESPNU). Arizona will celebrate the careers of four seniors on Friday - Halli Amaro, Nikki Attea, MacKenzie Kleespies and Anna Panagiotakopoulos. Amaro, UA's lone four-year senior, is on pace to leave Arizona with more sets played than anyone in school history.

Wildcats Run By Jayhawks on School Day
Women's Basketball 11/23/2015

Arizona uses a 20-1 run in the second half to pull away from Kansas and move to 3-1 on the season.

Volleyball 11/23/2015

Halli Amaro, Nikki Attea, MacKenzie Kleespies and Anna Panagiotakopoulos embark on the final regular season matches of their career this week, concluding with ASU on Friday for Senior Day.

Photos of the Week: Nov. 16-Nov. 22
Inside Athletics 11/23/2015

The Arizona photography team of Stan Liu, Chris Hook, Emily Gauci, Colin Prenger and Rebecca Sasnett chooses the top photos of the previous week for you to enjoy.

Nikki Attea Named Offensive Player of the Week
Volleyball 11/23/2015

In her penultimate contest in McKale Center, senior Nikki Attea led Arizona to its biggest win of the year, posting a career-high 23 kills in the Wildcats' five-set victory over No. 11 UCLA. Her effort earned her the Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week, commissioner Larry Scott announced on Monday.

Sheaffer Skadsen Named CoSIDA Academic All-American
Inside Athletics 11/23/2015

Senior Sheaffer Skadsen was named an Academic All-American by CoSIDA on Tuesday along with 10 other top student-athletes across the country.

Willis, Green & Penney Headline Pac-12 All-Academic Teams
Cross Country 11/23/2015

The Pac-12 announced the 2015 Cross Country All-Academic teams on Monday, and eight Wildcats were honored by the conference.

Play No. 12 Arizona Downs Northwestern St. 61-42
Men's Basketball 11/22/2015

Dusan Ristic posted nine points and 10 rebounds as No. 12 Arizona beat Northwestern State 61-42 on Sunday night.

Team Cats Launches Furious Rally to Capture Fall WS Crown
Baseball 11/22/2015

The unthinkable went down on Sunday afternoon out at Hi Corbett Field, as Team Cats rallied from what was a 44-point deficit heading into the day, outscoring Team Wild 66-4 in the series finale to claim the first-ever Wild vs. Cats. Fall World Series crown by the final of 123-110.

Women's Basketball Hosts Kansas for "School Day"
Women's Basketball 11/22/2015

The Wildcats will welcome in thousands of local elementary students for a Monday matinee against the Jayhawks.