Ashley, Gordon, Hollis-Jefferson vie to represent the U.S. in Prague
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
No. 6 Seed Arizona (25-7) at NCAA West Region Second/Third Rounds
Hill, Mayes meet the media
2012-2013 Photo Gallery
Arizona vs Ohio State
Game action from UA's 74-51 win vs. Harvard, March 23, 2013, in Salt Lake City. Photos by Patti Ota and Richard Paige.
Arizona vs. Harvard
Men's Basketball: Arizona vs. UCLA
General: One of Sean Miller's first recruiting targets ... Boasts a good frame with excellent footwork ... An outstanding combo forward with a game reminiscent of former Wildcat standout Richard Jefferson ... Rated as the No. 16 overall prospect in the country and the No. 2 power forward to go with a scout grade of 97 by espn.com ... A McDonald's All-American, who also participated in the Jordan Brand Classic.
High School: Finished his prep career at Findlay Prep in Henderson, Nev. ... Averaged 15.3 points and 6.8 rebounds per game as a senior ... Helped Findlay to a 32-1 record and ESPN NHSI national championship for coach Michael Peck ... Posted 31 points, including 13-of-14 FTs, in the championship game, an 86-83 overtime win over Montverde ... A 2012 Parade magazine All-American ... Tallied six points and 10 rebounds in the 2012 McDonald's All-American Game, March 28 in Chicago ... Collected two points, five boards, two assists and a steal in the 2012 Jordan Brand Classic, April 14 in Charlotte, N.C. ... An honorable mention ESPNHS All-American ... Averaged 15.0 points and 10.0 rebounds per game as a junior for Bishop O'Dowd High School in Oakland ... Led Bishop O'Dowd to back-to-back CIF North Coast Division 3 titles in 2010 and 2011 ... Named the 2010-11 Cal-Hi Sports state Junior of the Year (award given by class), the Division 3 Player of the Year and was a 2011 all-CIF North Coast Division 3AA performer ... Participated in the NBPA Top-100 camp, the LeBron James Skills Academy, the 2011 Boost Mobile Elite 24 game and the 2011 Pangos All-America game.