Cats prepare for West Regional semifinal
No. 6 Seed Arizona (27-7) at NCAA West Regional
Cats meet media; prepare for Harvard
Mark Lyons scored 23 points and the sixth-seeded Arizona Wildcats rolled past No. 11 seed Belmont 81-64 Thursday night in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
No. 6 Seed Arizona (27-6) at NCAA West Region Third Round
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General: He might be the rarest commodity in basketball - a traditional back-to-the-basket center ... He moves well, has great hands and loves working in the low post ... A powerful finisher who's presence alone will aid the Wildcats ... Ranked as the No. 4 overall prospect in the country and the No. 3 center with a scout grade of 97 by espn.com ... Participated in the Jordan Brand Classic and the Nike Hoops Summit ... Last name pronounced Tar-ZOO-Ski.
High School: Attended St. Mark's School in Southborough, Mass. ... Led St. Mark's to a 28-2 record as a senior for coach Dave Lubick ... Named MVP of the Independent School League ... Averaged 20.7 points, 10.2 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per game as a senior and shot 63 percent from the floor ... Tallied 14 points (6-of-8 FGs) and 10 rebounds in the Jordan Brand Classic, April 14 in Charlotte, N.C. ... Saw eight minutes of action in the 2012 Nike Hoop Summit, April 7 in Portland, Ore. ... Averaged 17.0 points and 12 rebounds per game as a junior ... Helped the Lions to four consecutive NEPSAC championship games, including a victory in the 2012 Class AA title game ... A first-team all-NEPSAC Class AA selection as a junior and senior ... Participated in the adidas Nations top-50 camp, the adidas Super 64, the Double Pump Best of the Summer event and the Peach Jam tournament prior to his senior season.