8:19 AM EST, Sat November 28, 2020
5 hours ago
On Kerr Kriisa's expected return, Ira Lee's healing, and the Arizona Wildcats' confidence

On Kerr Kriisa's expected return, Ira Lee's healing, and the Arizona Wildcats' confidence

Sean Miller says he has his "fingers crossed" that Kerr Kriisa will be able to play for Arizona at some point.
10 hours ago
Greg Hansen: Jordan Brown looks legit in Wildcats' season-opening win; Pac-12 play looms

Greg Hansen: Jordan Brown looks legit in Wildcats' season-opening win; Pac-12 play looms

Season openers can be misleading. But count Star columnist Greg Hansen among those who believe Brown’s Arizona debut is the real thing. He has the look of an all-conference player.
10 hours ago
Arizona-UTEP game Sunday canceled because of positive test within Miners' program

Arizona-UTEP game Sunday canceled because of positive test within Miners' program

Arizona lost its second game within a week after its scheduled game with UTEP on Sunday was canceled because of a positive test within the Miners' program.
12 hours ago
Newcomers Jordan Brown, James Akinjo take center stage as curtain rises on Cats' 2020-21 season

Newcomers Jordan Brown, James Akinjo take center stage as curtain rises on Cats' 2020-21 season

Transfers from Nevada, Georgetown show off experience in Arizona's season-opening win over Grambling State.
14 hours ago
Beat the Bruins? Here are 5 keys to ending a pair of Arizona Wildcats losing streaks

Beat the Bruins? Here are 5 keys to ending a pair of Arizona Wildcats losing streaks

UofA football desperately needs a win against UCLA. How can it be accomplished? We lay out a five-step plan.
14 hours ago
Arizona Wildcats take 39-23 halftime lead over Grambling State in opener at McKale Center

Arizona Wildcats take 39-23 halftime lead over Grambling State in opener at McKale Center

A completely rewired Arizona team took the court in an almost-empty McKale Center on Wednesday afternoon, and the difference was clear.
15 hours ago
Ira Lee expected to miss Arizona's opener against Grambling State with concussion

Ira Lee expected to miss Arizona's opener against Grambling State with concussion

Arizona senior forward Ira Lee will likely not play in the Wildcats' season opener Friday against Grambling State because of a concussion suffered about a month ago.
16 hours ago
Arizona Wildcats offer Salpointe Catholic wide receiver Elijah Barclay

Arizona Wildcats offer Salpointe Catholic wide receiver Elijah Barclay

Arizona offers Salpointe Catholic wide receiver Elijah Barclay.
17 hours ago
Here's how Arizona's newcomers fared in Friday's 74-55 win over Grambling State

Here's how Arizona's newcomers fared in Friday's 74-55 win over Grambling State

With so many new faces to keep track of, we’ve highlighted key stats and things to know about the six Wildcats newcomers that played Friday.
17 hours ago
Arizona-UCLA storylines: On Gunnell’s coping skills, a change on the road and the Cats’ grapplers

Arizona-UCLA storylines: On Gunnell’s coping skills, a change on the road and the Cats’ grapplers

The Star's Michael Lev breaks down the storylines to watch when the Arizona Wildcats (0-2) take on UCLA (1-2) on Saturday night in Pasadena.
18 hours ago
Greg Hansen: 'Mr. Football' on Rose Bowl blasphemy, Arizona's early MVP — and Saturday's winner

Greg Hansen: 'Mr. Football' on Rose Bowl blasphemy, Arizona's early MVP — and Saturday's winner

The Star's longtime columns asks — and answers — key questions heading into Saturday's game between Arizona and UCLA in Pasadena.
Nov 26, 2020
Terrell Brown is an outlier on a Wildcats roster that returns few established starters, scorers

Terrell Brown is an outlier on a Wildcats roster that returns few established starters, scorers

Arizona returns just 14.7% of its scoring, the lowest percentage in the Pac-12 and 16th least overall nationally. And some of its potential replacement scoring disappeared this week, when freshman guard Kerr Kriisa returned to Estonia while still stuck in…
Nov 26, 2020
Greg Hansen: Cats are starting over for the first time since '83, and there's no telling how season will play out

Greg Hansen: Cats are starting over for the first time since '83, and there's no telling how season will play out

Starting over is usually a basketball theme relegated to Cal or Arizona State, but there is no escaping that it describes the trajectory of the Wildcats.
Nov 26, 2020
'Voice of the Wildcats' Brian Jeffries finds new ways to call UA games during pandemic

'Voice of the Wildcats' Brian Jeffries finds new ways to call UA games during pandemic

Longtime UA broadcaster Brian Jeffries and analyst Lamont Lovett were forced to call the Wildcats' loss to Washington from athletic director Dave Heeke's suite at Arizona Stadium. They'll do it again on Saturday, when the UA plays at UCLA.