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House of Sparky Feb 29, 2024
ASU Baseball: Sun Devils face tough test on first road trip in Kubota College Baseball Series

ASU Baseball: Sun Devils face tough test on first road trip in Kubota College Baseball Series

Zac BonDurant Arizona State travels to Arlington, Texas to play in the Globe Life Series against Texas A&M and TCU Arizona State (5-3), coming off an eight-game home stand against three opponents to open the season the season, will travel for an important three-game stretch played in Globe Life Field, home of the Texas Rangers. The Sun Devils are set to face stiff competition in the 2024 Kubota College Baseball Series. ASU will tilt off against No. 7 Texas A&M (8-0) twice and No. 5 TCU (9-0) in three game against top-ten ranked opponents, a mighty test for...
House of Sparky Feb 29, 2024
ASU Basketball: Full heart, effort not enough as No. 6 Arizona outlasts Arizona State

ASU Basketball: Full heart, effort not enough as No. 6 Arizona outlasts Arizona State

Photo by Chris Coduto/ The Sun Devils, in a valiant effort, forced the Wildcats into a close, competitive game, but ultimately fell short in the hone finale TEMPE, Ariz. — Often how the big brother, little brother relationship goes, the older brother is stronger, faster, better. The elder one taunts and maybe gives a sense of hope, just to rip it away. The sixth-ranked Arizona Wildcats are the bigger brother, and despite the heart and fight in Arizona State, it just wasn’t enough to overcome the difference between the two. Hosting its season home finale, Arizona...
House of Sparky Feb 28, 2024
ASU Basketball: Preview as Arizona State hosts rematch of No. 6 Arizona

ASU Basketball: Preview as Arizona State hosts rematch of No. 6 Arizona

Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports ASU was stomped by the Wildcats in Tucson just 11 days ago It’s been 11 days since Arizona State was handed one of the most embarrassing losses in program history and the most lopsided loss in the 246-game history of the Territorial Cup. after getting stomped by 45-points to the No. 6 Arizona Wildcats in the McKale Center. Paint defense and transition were two elements that guard Jamiya Neal said killed the Sun Devils when the two teams last played. But Arizona State is not the same team. Both programs have since gone 1-1 since the...
House of Sparky Feb 28, 2024
ASU Golf: Sun Devils post unconventional finish in Las Vegas, finish 14 out of 15 teams

ASU Golf: Sun Devils post unconventional finish in Las Vegas, finish 14 out of 15 teams

Photo by C. Morgan Engel/NCAA Photos via Coach Matt Thurmond said his players suffered the worst finish of their careers during the Southern Highlands Collegiate tournament LAS VEGAS, NV — Arizona State coach Matt Thurmond compared golf to the greatest game there is — life. “Life isn’t about what happens to you, it’s about how you respond. Life and golf are going to deal you tons of tough days and blows,” he said in a social media post. The Southern Highlands Collegiate hosted in Las Vegas from Feb. 25-27 proved to be one of those blows, as the...
House of Sparky Feb 25, 2024
VIDEO: Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley speaks on effort, defense in upset win

VIDEO: Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley speaks on effort, defense in upset win

Chris Pietsch/The Register Guard / USA TODAY NETWORK Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley said the team’s defensive effort in its upset win over No. 21 Washington State was the best its played all season. The Sun Devils competed and held their own in the paint against the second-tallest team in the country. Second effort and an overall is what Hurley said his team will need in every game going forward for a ticket to the dance in March.
House of Sparky Feb 25, 2024
VIDEO: Bryant Selebangue speaks on upset over No. 21 Washington State

VIDEO: Bryant Selebangue speaks on upset over No. 21 Washington State

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The big man boarded seven while logging nine points against the second-tallest team in the country Against the second-tallest team in the country, Arizona State made their presence known on the boards and earned respect in the paint. Forward Bryant Selebangue aided in that effort with seven rebounds, nine points and going four-for-five from the line.
House of Sparky Feb 23, 2024
ASU Baseball: Sun Devils drop series opener against Ohio State as pitching woes continue

ASU Baseball: Sun Devils drop series opener against Ohio State as pitching woes continue

Joe Rondone/The Republic / USA TODAY NETWORK Sun Devils spoiled at home by Buckeyes offensive firepower TEMPE, Ariz. — Thursday night, an immovable object met an unstoppable force. Coming into the first game of the four-game series, Arizona State’s offense seemed inevitable, having belted 11 home runs and boasting a .671 slugging percentage through four games. Ohio State’s offense seemed porous, having allowed 52 Ks to opposing pitchers while batting .206 as a team. Arizona State entered the night coming off an 9-6 upset win over the No.24 Kansas State Wildcats,...
House of Sparky Feb 23, 2024
VIDEO: Frankie Collins on breaking Fat Lever’s single-season steals record, loss to Washington

VIDEO: Frankie Collins on breaking Fat Lever’s single-season steals record, loss to Washington

Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports After stealing his 76th ball this season, Collins has broken a 25-year ASU record Arizona State guard Frankie Collins secured his 76th seal of the season at the most opportune time for the Sun Devils, also breaking the 25-year old Fat Lever record for steals in a single season. While the Sun Devils couldn’t complete the comeback, Collins lead the charge that ultimately forced overtime against the Washington Huskies.
House of Sparky Feb 23, 2024
VIDEO: Everything coach Bobby Hurley said following the Sun Devils overtime loss to Washington

VIDEO: Everything coach Bobby Hurley said following the Sun Devils overtime loss to Washington

Patrick Breen/The Republic / USA TODAY NETWORK Hurley gave candid answers following the fight — and lack thereof — that spanked his teams efforts Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley made a major team quickly after the second half began, which resulted in fight from his players. The tension of this season’s highs and lows played a factor in his decision to rotate all starters, facing a 25-point hole.
House of Sparky Feb 21, 2024
VIDEO: Everything coach Willie Bloomquist said on the 9-6 win over No. 24 Kansas State

VIDEO: Everything coach Willie Bloomquist said on the 9-6 win over No. 24 Kansas State

Alex Gould/The Republic / USA TODAY NETWORK Bloomquist breaks down the Arizona State offense and pitching improvement Coach Willie Bloomquist speaks on the Sun Devils impressive 9-6 victory over the No. 24 Kansas State Wildcats.
House of Sparky Feb 20, 2024
ASU Baseball: Arizona State to host Kansas State in Big 12 Conference preview

ASU Baseball: Arizona State to host Kansas State in Big 12 Conference preview

Richard Martinez/ House of Sparky The Sun Devils will tilt off with a future in-conference rival The Arizona State Sun Devils (2-1) will host its first midweek tilt of the season in a Big 12 conference preview against the No. 24 Kansas State Wildcats (2-1). Arizona State is coming off a series win while K-State is coming off back-to-back wins. ASU took the first two games against Santa Clara, and despite scoring the most runs in a season-opening series (38) since 2019, substandard pitching and defense prevented the sweep. The Sun Devils hot bats brought in runs of 11,...
House of Sparky Feb 19, 2024
ASU Baseball: The good, The Bad and The Ugly in opening weekend series win over Santa Clara

ASU Baseball: The good, The Bad and The Ugly in opening weekend series win over Santa Clara

Richard Martinez/ House of Sparky Arizona State took the series agasint Santa Clara despite some hiccups TEMPE, Ariz. — The opening weekend in college baseball gives programs a chance to evaluate their preparation in the fall for the season ahead. For head coach Willie Bloomquist and Arizona State, the opening series against the 2023 West Coast Conference champions, Santa Clara, left no surprises. The Sun Devils won two of three games in the series, hitting the ball all over the yard, throwing plenty of strikes, too many of which were hittable. The pitching staff is...
House of Sparky Feb 18, 2024
Gallery: Sun Devil baseball falls short against Santa Clara

Gallery: Sun Devil baseball falls short against Santa Clara

Richard Martinez/ House of Sparky Sun Devils take series 2-1 over Santa Clara Tempe, Ariz. — The Arizona State Sun Devils (2-1) took the season-opening series over Santa Clara (1-2) with back-to-back wins before falling in the final game of the series. The Sun Devils scored double-digits in all three games, but the hot offense couldn’t overcome the short end of the stick with pitching and defense. Arizona State will host Kansas State in a Big 12 preview match on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 6:30 p.m.
House of Sparky Feb 17, 2024
ASU Basketball: Review of Miracle in McKale, preview of Territorial Cup

ASU Basketball: Review of Miracle in McKale, preview of Territorial Cup

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports The Sun Devils will need another complete effort from their starters and bench in order to compete with the fast-flying Cats Just over a year ago Desmond Cambridge Jr. solidified his name into Territorial Cup history. With 2.9 seconds on the clock and down by two, Cambridge Jr. launched a 60-foot prayer. Time came to a crawl while Wildcat fans anxiously waiting for the ball to bounce off the rim, Sun Devil fans hoping to see the ball fall through the hoop. Then swoosh. Arizona State completed the improbable upset over then-No.7...
House of Sparky Feb 16, 2024
ASU Basketball: Getting to know the enemy, what to expect ahead of rivalry game against No.5 Arizona

ASU Basketball: Getting to know the enemy, what to expect ahead of rivalry game against No.5 Arizona

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports We asked our sister site down south about what to expect from Arizona on Saturday, the New AD and whether or not their team can make a deep push in March Rivarly games are always fun, right? As the Sun Devils travel south to Wildcat country, we asked our sister site, AZ Desert Swarm, to break own the Arizona Men’s Basketball program and what is special about this years team, how the game will go down and more. Last year when the Sun Devils made the trip to McKale Center, they snuck away with a 70-foot game winner, catapulting them...

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  • Frankie Collins

    Frankie Collins

    VIDEO: Frankie Collins on breaking Fat Lever’s single-season steals record, loss to Washington

  • Jamiya Neal

    Jamiya Neal

    ASU Basketball: Preview as Arizona State hosts rematch of No. 6 Arizona

  • Bryant Selebangue

    Bryant Selebangue

    VIDEO: Bryant Selebangue speaks on upset over No. 21 Washington State

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