10:14 AM EDT, Mon July 16, 2018
Arizona Daily Star 14 hours ago
Boston Celtics officially waive Kadeem Allen

Boston Celtics officially waive Kadeem Allen

The Boston Celtics announced Sunday via Twitter that the franchise will waive former Arizona Wildcats point guard Kadeem Allen.

More Wildcats Rumors & News

Arizona Desert Swarm 3 hours ago
Dusan Ristic to sign with Serbian powerhouse Red Star Belgrade

Dusan Ristic to sign with Serbian powerhouse Red Star Belgrade

After four years at Arizona, Ristic is returning home After four years with the Arizona Wildcats, Dusan Ristic is returning home to begin his pro career. The Serbian 7-footer announced Monday that he is signing with Red Star Belgrade, the top team in his home country. Red Star, also known as KK Crvena zvezda, has won the Serbian League in four straight seasons. “I’m more than excited to announce that I will start my professional basketball career at the European powerhouse Red Star Belgrade,” Ristic said on Twitter. “Just like the University of Arizona basketball team, Red Star has...
Arizona Desert Swarm 8 hours ago
Arizona in Summer League: Kobi Simmons, Miles Simon advance to semifinals

Arizona in Summer League: Kobi Simmons, Miles Simon advance to semifinals

Only two Wildcats are still alive in Las Vegas Kobi Simmons and Miles Simon are the last Arizona Wildcats standing in NBA Summer League. Simmons and the Grizzlies beat the Sixers 82-73 to advance to the semifinals where they will face the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday. Simon and the Lakers routed the Pistons, 101-78. L.A. will face the Cavaliers in the semis. The Simon-coached Lakers are still undefeated in Vegas. Simmons had 15 points, seven assists, and three rebounds in 28 minutes. He was 3-of-10 from the field, 1-of-2 from 3, and 8-of-8 from the free-throw line. Simmons also had a...
Arizona Daily Star 10 hours ago
NBA Summer League: Tournament stats and schedules for every former Wildcat in Vegas

NBA Summer League: Tournament stats and schedules for every former Wildcat in Vegas

These seven Wildcats will be in Las Vegas for the summer. Keep up with their stats, schedules and more during NBA Summer League. Stay with this page for updated stats and schedules throughout tournament play.
Arizona Daily Star Jul 15, 2018
Outside of Tate, who's great? Start with these 10 Arizona Wildcats

Outside of Tate, who's great? Start with these 10 Arizona Wildcats

If this season plays out as expected for the Arizona Wildcats, we know who the team MVP will be. Heck, Khalil Tate might even make a run for the Heisman Trophy.
Arizona Daily Star Jul 14, 2018
Watch: Raptors ride Rawle Alkins' hot hand to OT win at summer league

Watch: Raptors ride Rawle Alkins' hot hand to OT win at summer league

Rawle Alkins entered Saturday's second round of the NBA Summer League tournament averaging just 6.5 points in 16 minutes per game. That was entering Saturday.
Arizona Daily Star Jul 14, 2018
Ryan Luther ready for 'new opportunity' with Arizona Wildcats

Ryan Luther ready for 'new opportunity' with Arizona Wildcats

Stretch-four transferred from Pitt after graduating.
Arizona Desert Swarm Jul 14, 2018
Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier held out of Summer League finales

Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier held out of Summer League finales

Summer League has come to an end for a pair of Wildcats Deandre Ayton’s time at Summer League has ended. The Phoenix Suns routed the San Antonio Spurs, 90-55, Friday in their final game of the event. Ayton was held out, along with Josh Jackson and Elie Okobo, as the Suns were already eliminated from title contention. In four games in Las Vegas, Ayton averaged 14.5 points and 10.5 rebounds per contest on 60 percent shooting. He recorded two double-doubles, including a 21-point, 12-rebound performance in a win over the Sacramento Kings. Ayton also had a 17-point, 13-rebound game against...
Arizona Desert Swarm Jul 13, 2018
3-star WR Jalen Johnson commits to Arizona

3-star WR Jalen Johnson commits to Arizona

UA has landed its first 2019 receiver The Arizona Wildcats have landed three-star wide receiver Jalen Johnson, as the 2019 prospect announced his commitment to the UA on Friday (via Twitter). A 6-2.5, 170-pound receiver, Johnson is the No. 1,300 player in his class and No. 147 receiver, per 247Sports composite rankings. Johnson attends Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Corona, California where he also is on the track team. He runs a 4.55 40-yard dash and has a max vertical of 36.5 inches, per 247Sports. Johnson had 10 catches for 189 yards and a touchdown in six games as a junior, per...
Arizona Daily Star Jul 13, 2018
Three-star wide receiver Jalen Johnson commits to Arizona Wildcats

Three-star wide receiver Jalen Johnson commits to Arizona Wildcats

Arizona Wildcats landed their first wide receiver commit of the 2019 class on Friday after three-star wide receiver Jalen Johnson verbally pledged to UA.
Arizona Desert Swarm Jul 13, 2018
Deandre Ayton hopes to be an All-Star in rookie season

Deandre Ayton hopes to be an All-Star in rookie season

Blake Griffin was the last rookie to be an All-Star Deandre Ayton likes to set the bar high. When he was with the Arizona Wildcats, he insisted he would be the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. He was right. Now he has another lofty goal in mind. “I’m trying to be Rookie of the Year and the first rookie [since Blake Griffin] to be an All-Star,” Ayton told Yahoo Sports this week. “Just putting that pressure on me so I can go hard everyday. I won’t necessarily say it’s pressure. I’ll just say it’s one of my goals or one of the achievements I hope to accomplish. It’s no pressure...
Arizona Daily Star Jul 13, 2018
Top 10: Counting down the most valuable Arizona Wildcats in 2018

Top 10: Counting down the most valuable Arizona Wildcats in 2018

The Star's Michael Lev will be counting down the most valuable Wildcats alongside (and other than) Heisman candidate Khalil Tate. Here's the list.
Arizona Desert Swarm Jul 13, 2018
Arizona in Summer League: Allonzo Trier shines, Deandre Ayton struggles, Chance Comanche emerges

Arizona in Summer League: Allonzo Trier shines, Deandre Ayton struggles, Chance Comanche emerges

Ayton had six turnovers as the Suns dropped their first game Deandre Ayton struggled Thursday as the Phoenix Suns were eliminated from the Las Vegas Summer League playoffs. The No. 1 overall pick had 10 points, nine rebounds, three assists, and six turnovers in an 88-86 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers. Ayton was 4-for-10 from the field and made both of his free throw attempts. Here is what our friends at Bright Side of the Sun wrote about his performance: Unfortunately for Ayton, he lands in the negative spectrum of today’s grades. He was having consistent issues going against Cameron...
Arizona Daily Star Jul 12, 2018
Deandre Ayton scores 10 in Phoenix Suns' summer league tournament loss

Deandre Ayton scores 10 in Phoenix Suns' summer league tournament loss

Former Suns G-Leaguer Askia Booker hit a 3-pointer with 19.7 seconds remaining to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 88-86 win over the Suns in the 2018 NBA Summer League tournament Thursday at Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Arizona Daily Star Jul 12, 2018
Here's the scoop: Former Wildcat J.T. Snow has found new career behind microphone

Here's the scoop: Former Wildcat J.T. Snow has found new career behind microphone

The Star is tracking down six former UA athletes and what they are doing now. Up next: J.T. Snow, a former Wildcats standout, longtime big-leaguer and current Pac-12 Networks broadcaster.

Wildcats Player News

  • 1 Dusan Ristic

    Dusan Ristic

    Dusan Ristic to sign with Serbian powerhouse Red Star Belgrade

  • Deandre Ayton

    Deandre Ayton

    Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier held out of Summer League finales

  • Allonzo Trier

    Allonzo Trier

    Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier held out of Summer League finales

  • Rawle Alkins

    Rawle Alkins

    Watch: Raptors ride Rawle Alkins' hot hand to OT win at summer league

  • Khalil Tate

    Khalil Tate

    Outside of Tate, who's great? Start with these 10 Arizona Wildcats

Wildcats Photos