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  • RUF 27: Champion knocks out Frincu

    RUF 27: Champion knocks out Frincu

    Monday, August 13 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-08-13 06:58:09 GMT

    Joel Champion laid out Tempe’s Matthew Frincu in the 1st round to win the RUF MMA’s Pro Welterwight championship. 

    Joel Champion laid out Tempe’s Matthew Frincu in the 1st round to win the RUF MMA’s Pro Welterwight championship. 

  • Bonner, Taurasi lead Mercury over Sparks 86-78

    Bonner, Taurasi lead Mercury over Sparks 86-78

    Sunday, August 12 2018 9:38 PM EDT2018-08-13 01:38:45 GMT
    DeWanna Bonner had a season-high 31 points, Diana Taurasi had 20 points and a career-best 14 assists and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Los Angeles Sparks 86-78 on Sunday.
    DeWanna Bonner had a season-high 31 points, Diana Taurasi had 20 points and a career-best 14 assists and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Los Angeles Sparks 86-78 on Sunday.
  • Goldschmidt homers twice as Diamondbacks beat Reds 9-2

    Goldschmidt homers twice as Diamondbacks beat Reds 9-2

    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:13 PM EDT2018-08-12 21:13:33 GMT
    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:30 PM EDT2018-08-12 21:30:54 GMT
    Arizona Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Luis Castillo in the sixth inning. (Source: AP Photo/John Minchillo)Arizona Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt runs the bases after hitting a two-run home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Luis Castillo in the sixth inning. (Source: AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    Godley (13-6) snapped a tie with Zack Greinke for the team lead in wins. The right-hander allowed six hits, struck out six and walked one while improving to 5-0 with a 3.09 ERA over his last six road starts.

    Godley (13-6) snapped a tie with Zack Greinke for the team lead in wins. The right-hander allowed six hits, struck out six and walked one while improving to 5-0 with a 3.09 ERA over his last six road starts.

  • Making buckets, making a difference

    Making buckets, making a difference

    Sunday, August 12 2018 7:05 AM EDT2018-08-12 11:05:46 GMT

    Kyle Fogg (UA ’12) is making a difference in the lives of children thousands of miles away from his Southern California home base.

    Kyle Fogg (UA ’12) is making a difference in the lives of children thousands of miles away from his Southern California home base.

  • FALL CAMP 2018: Cats under construction

    FALL CAMP 2018: Cats under construction

    Sunday, August 12 2018 5:03 AM EDT2018-08-12 09:03:35 GMT

    Safety Scottie Young will remain suspended though the season-opener but can resume team activities next week.

    Safety Scottie Young will remain suspended though the season-opener but can resume team activities next week.

  • Kirk has big early play, Cardinals beat Chargers 24-17

    Kirk has big early play, Cardinals beat Chargers 24-17

    Sunday, August 12 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-08-12 06:27:17 GMT

    Arizona rookie Christian Kirk nearly broke a long punt return for a touchdown the first time he touched the ball as an NFL player.

    Arizona rookie Christian Kirk nearly broke a long punt return for a touchdown the first time he touched the ball as an NFL player.

  • Reds rally with 4 in 8th, beat Diamondbacks 6-3

    Reds rally with 4 in 8th, beat Diamondbacks 6-3

    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-08-12 03:31:13 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-08-12 03:31:13 GMT
    Arizona Diamondbacks’ David Peralta hits a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher David Hernandez in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in Cincinnati. (Source: AP Photo/John Minchillo)Arizona Diamondbacks’ David Peralta hits a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher David Hernandez in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in Cincinnati. (Source: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
    Arizona Diamondbacks’ David Peralta hits a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher David Hernandez in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in Cincinnati. (Source: AP Photo/John Minchillo)Arizona Diamondbacks’ David Peralta hits a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher David Hernandez in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in Cincinnati. (Source: AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    Pinch-hitter Tucker Barnhart’s two-run double highlighted a four-run rally in the eighth inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 Saturday night.

    Pinch-hitter Tucker Barnhart’s two-run double highlighted a four-run rally in the eighth inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 Saturday night.

  • NFL players emphasize reasons for anthem demonstrations

    NFL players emphasize reasons for anthem demonstrations

    Friday, August 10 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-08-11 00:09:24 GMT
    Saturday, August 11 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-08-11 22:20:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins defensive end Robert Quinn (94) raises his right fist during the singing of the national anthem, before the team's NFL preseason football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, in Miami Ga...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Miami Dolphins defensive end Robert Quinn (94) raises his right fist during the singing of the national anthem, before the team's NFL preseason football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, in Miami Ga...
    While the NFL continues discussions with the players' union regarding a national anthem policy, players who demonstrate are emphasizing they are protesting social injustice, racial inequality and systematic...
    While the NFL continues discussions with the players' union regarding a national anthem policy, players who demonstrate are emphasizing they are protesting social injustice, racial inequality and systematic oppression.
  • Concussion insurance offered to IA high school athletes

    Concussion insurance offered to IA high school athletes

    Saturday, August 11 2018 5:54 AM EDT2018-08-11 09:54:18 GMT

    Iowa is now joining several other states in offering concussion insurance for student athletes.

    Iowa is now joining several other states in offering concussion insurance for student athletes.

  • KELLY: Yates puts himself on the clock

    KELLY: Yates puts himself on the clock

    Saturday, August 11 2018 3:22 AM EDT2018-08-11 07:22:52 GMT

    3rd-year defensive coordinator Marcel Yates says it's time for his unit to start paying dividends.

    3rd-year defensive coordinator Marcel Yates says it's time for his unit to start paying dividends.

  • Krzyzewski: No 'plan of execution' for NCAA hoops reforms

    Krzyzewski: No 'plan of execution' for NCAA hoops reforms

    Friday, August 10 2018 3:13 PM EDT2018-08-10 19:13:28 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-08-11 02:49:42 GMT
    Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski doesn't think the NCAA coordinated its reforms well enough.
    Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski doesn't think the NCAA coordinated its reforms well enough.
  • NCAA injury debate pits player privacy vs. gambling concerns

    NCAA injury debate pits player privacy vs. gambling concerns

    Friday, August 10 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-08-10 18:58:55 GMT
    Friday, August 10 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-08-10 22:00:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017, file photo, Alabama's Bo Scarbrough is looked at after being hurt during the second half of the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Clemson in Tampa, Fla. Player privac...(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File). FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2017, file photo, Alabama's Bo Scarbrough is looked at after being hurt during the second half of the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Clemson in Tampa, Fla. Player privac...
    The rise of legalized sports gambling is sparking a debate within college football about injury reporting.
    The rise of legalized sports gambling is sparking a debate within college football about injury reporting.
  • Fields tackles tragedy

    Fields tackles tragedy

    Friday, August 10 2018 3:05 AM EDT2018-08-10 07:05:27 GMT

    UA sophomore linebacker Tony Fields talks about his hard hit on the late Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski.

    UA sophomore linebacker Tony Fields talks about his hard hit on the late Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski.

  • Tucson one step closer to having an arena football team

    Tucson one step closer to having an arena football team

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:50:32 GMT

    It's all but certain Tucson will have an indoor football team playing its first season at the Tucson Convention Center in March, 2019. The terms of the deal were approved by the Tucson City Council following on the heels of an agreement already approved by the owner of the TCC, Rio Nuevo. 

    It's all but certain Tucson will have an indoor football team playing its first season at the Tucson Convention Center in March, 2019. The terms of the deal were approved by the Tucson City Council following on the heels of an agreement already approved by the owner of the TCC, Rio Nuevo. 

  • Former ASU and NFL star from Nogales hit by SCC Deputy

    Former ASU and NFL star from Nogales hit by SCC Deputy

    Thursday, August 9 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-08-10 01:29:23 GMT

    Danny Villa had been riding his bike in Rio Rico near Ruby Road and Via Frontera on Sunday just after 5 a.m. when, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, one of their deputies in his patrol car hit Villa while he was on his bike.

    Danny Villa had been riding his bike in Rio Rico near Ruby Road and Via Frontera on Sunday just after 5 a.m. when, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, one of their deputies in his patrol car hit Villa while he was on his bike.

  • KELLY: Too early for concern on The Ridge

    KELLY: Too early for concern on The Ridge

    Thursday, August 9 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-08-09 07:35:07 GMT

    So. Arizona prep football power Ironwood Ridge will attempt in 2018 to make the playoffs for a 16th straight season.

    So. Arizona prep football power Ironwood Ridge will attempt in 2018 to make the playoffs for a 16th straight season.

  • Cardinals’ David Johnson getting in synch with new offense

    Cardinals’ David Johnson getting in synch with new offense

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 9:18 PM EDT2018-08-08 01:18:28 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 4:14 PM EDT2018-08-08 20:14:20 GMT
    Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson gives autographs to fans after an NFL football practice Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson gives autographs to fans after an NFL football practice Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
    Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson gives autographs to fans after an NFL football practice Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson gives autographs to fans after an NFL football practice Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Quarterback Sam Bradford was well aware of David Johnson even before signing with the Cardinals in the offseason. 

    Quarterback Sam Bradford was well aware of David Johnson even before signing with the Cardinals in the offseason. 

  • Are you ready for some football (food)? AZ Cardinals show off new menu items

    Are you ready for some football (food)? AZ Cardinals show off new menu items

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 7:34 PM EDT2018-08-07 23:34:40 GMT
    Wednesday, August 8 2018 2:59 PM EDT2018-08-08 18:59:30 GMT
    The Gridiron Burger Challenge (Source: Arizona Cardinals)The Gridiron Burger Challenge (Source: Arizona Cardinals)
    (Source: Arizona Cardinals)(Source: Arizona Cardinals)

    Are you ready for some football (food)? The Arizona Cardinals are offering some new football fare this season that will tempt your taste buds and test your ability to stretch our stomach! 

    Are you ready for some football (food)? The Arizona Cardinals are offering some new football fare this season that will tempt your taste buds and test your ability to stretch our stomach! 

  • Former Mountain Pointe HS and UofA star Kingery returns to Arizona with the Phillies

    Former Mountain Pointe HS and UofA star Kingery returns to Arizona with the Phillies

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 11:50 PM EDT2018-08-08 03:50:47 GMT
    Tuesday, August 7 2018 11:50 PM EDT2018-08-08 03:50:47 GMT
    Scott Kingery, a 24-year-old rookie, returning to Phoenix this week is a dream come true. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Scott Kingery, a 24-year-old rookie, returning to Phoenix this week is a dream come true. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
    Scott Kingery, a 24-year-old rookie, returning to Phoenix this week is a dream come true. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Scott Kingery, a 24-year-old rookie, returning to Phoenix this week is a dream come true. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    For Philadelphia Phillies infielder Scott Kingery, a game at Chase Field feels like a game at home.

    For Philadelphia Phillies infielder Scott Kingery, a game at Chase Field feels like a game at home.

  • Arizona QB Khalil Tate featured on cover of Sports Illustrated

    Arizona QB Khalil Tate featured on cover of Sports Illustrated

    Tuesday, August 7 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-08-07 19:04:26 GMT
    Welcome back to the national spotlight Arizona Wildcats! Less than a month before their first game, quarterback Khalil Tate graced the cover of Sports Illustrated, being touted as "the Nation's best QB." The sports magazine even went as far as to say he should be handed the Heisman Trophy now, usually awarded to the best player in college football. This is the fifth time in 2018 that a University of Arizona athlete, both present and past, have been featured on the cover. ...
    Welcome back to the national spotlight Arizona Wildcats! Less than a month before their first game, quarterback Khalil Tate graced the cover of Sports Illustrated, being touted as "the Nation's best QB." The sports magazine even went as far as to say he should be handed the Heisman Trophy now, usually awarded to the best player in college football. This is the fifth time in 2018 that a University of Arizona athlete, both present and past, have been featured on the cover. ...
  • Wildcat Breakdown: Era Zona takes flight

    Wildcat Breakdown: Era Zona takes flight

    Monday, August 6 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-08-06 12:01:45 GMT

    David Kelly and UA tight end Glenn Howell ('85) are back for a eighth season analyzing every step of UA Football.

    David Kelly and UA tight end Glenn Howell ('85) are back for a eighth season analyzing every step of UA Football.

  • KELLY: Time to throw

    KELLY: Time to throw

    Friday, August 3 2018 7:50 AM EDT2018-08-03 11:50:51 GMT
    Khalil Tate had the 14th-best passer rating (152.4) in the country last season (Photo courtesy: AP)Khalil Tate had the 14th-best passer rating (152.4) in the country last season (Photo courtesy: AP)

    Arizona Wildcats Fall Camp gets underway Friday evening on the corner of University and Park as the Kevin Sumlin era begins. 

    Arizona Wildcats Fall Camp gets underway Friday evening on the corner of University and Park as the Kevin Sumlin era begins. 

  • The last first day for Pima Football

    The last first day for Pima Football

    Thursday, August 2 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-08-02 12:08:09 GMT

    Pima College opened practice Wednesday on what will be the final season of the football program. 

    Pima College opened practice Wednesday on what will be the final season of the football program. 

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