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  • Accepting rights award, Kaepernick decries 'legal lynching'

    Accepting rights award, Kaepernick decries 'legal lynching'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:14:15 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:36:10 GMT
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 file photo, a Woodrow Wilson High School football player stands while some of his teammates kneel during the national anthem before their game against Highland High Sc...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 file photo, a Woodrow Wilson High School football player stands while some of his teammates kneel during the national anthem before their game against Highland High Sc...
    Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick with its Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, lauding his peaceful protests against racial inequality.
    Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick with its Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, lauding his peaceful protests against racial inequality.
  • Fed Cup: US leads France 1-0 in semifinals

    Fed Cup: US leads France 1-0 in semifinals

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:34 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:34:30 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:29:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Claude Paris). Sloane Stephens of USA celebrates after defeating Pauline Parmentier of France during the Fed Cup semifinal singles tennis match in Aix-en-Provence, southern France, Saturday, April 21, 2018.(AP Photo/Claude Paris). Sloane Stephens of USA celebrates after defeating Pauline Parmentier of France during the Fed Cup semifinal singles tennis match in Aix-en-Provence, southern France, Saturday, April 21, 2018.
    Sloane Stephens fought hard to beat Pauline Parmentier 7-6 (3), 7-5 and give defending champion United States a 1-0 lead against France in the Fed Cup semifinals.
    Sloane Stephens fought hard to beat Pauline Parmentier 7-6 (3), 7-5 and give defending champion United States a 1-0 lead against France in the Fed Cup semifinals.
  • White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout

    White Sox reliever Farquhar passes out in dugout

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:23:50 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:29:18 GMT
    White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar taken to hospital after passing out in dugout.
    White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar taken to hospital after passing out in dugout.
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  • Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th, Padres top D-backs

    Ross loses no-hit bid with 2 outs in 8th, Padres top D-backs

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:05:02 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:29 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:29:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Matt York). San Diego Padres starting pitcher Tyson Ross throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning of a 4-1 win over the Arizona...
    Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning of a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
  • Nogales keeps top dog status with win over Foothills

    Nogales keeps top dog status with win over Foothills

    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-04-21 08:40:29 GMT

    Defending champion Nogales beats Catalina Foothills 8-1 to win the 4A Kino Region title and claim the #1 seed in the state tournament.

    Defending champion Nogales beats Catalina Foothills 8-1 to win the 4A Kino Region title and claim the #1 seed in the state tournament.

  • Cats gets a Senior Day sweep on the beach

    Cats gets a Senior Day sweep on the beach

    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:34 AM EDT2018-04-21 07:34:54 GMT

    Arizona concluded the 2018 regular season Friday with Senior Day victories over New Mexico (5-0) and Utah (3-2).

    Arizona concluded the 2018 regular season Friday with Senior Day victories over New Mexico (5-0) and Utah (3-2).

  • Wildcat Diamond Report

    Wildcat Diamond Report

    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:56 AM EDT2018-04-21 06:56:33 GMT

    Arizona Softball lost a seventh straight conference game while Baseball blew a 2-0 lead in falling to #2 Stanford.

    Arizona Softball lost a seventh straight conference game while Baseball blew a 2-0 lead in falling to #2 Stanford.

  • Brandon: In his own words 'Why I Run' for Pat Tillman Foundation

    Brandon: In his own words 'Why I Run' for Pat Tillman Foundation

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:20:17 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:20:17 GMT

    I lived in NYC during 9-11. I lived in lower Manhattan. I lived in the financial district. I was on my way to work that morning on September 11, 2001.

    I lived in NYC during 9-11. I lived in lower Manhattan. I lived in the financial district. I was on my way to work that morning on September 11, 2001.

  • Another Cup Series slipping away from UA

    Another Cup Series slipping away from UA

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:35:22 GMT

    Arizona enters a critical weekend in the 2017-18 Territorial Cup Series leading rival Arizona State by a slim one-point margin. 

    Arizona enters a critical weekend in the 2017-18 Territorial Cup Series leading rival Arizona State by a slim one-point margin. 

  • Champ Eagles vs. Atlanta to open season, also play in London

    Champ Eagles vs. Atlanta to open season, also play in London

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:46 PM EDT2018-04-20 00:46:34 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:44 AM EDT2018-04-20 09:44:09 GMT
    Super Bowl champion Philadelphia will host Atlanta to kick off the 2018 NFL season on Thursday night Sept. 6. Green Bay hosts Chicago in the first Sunday night matchup on Sept. 9.
    Super Bowl champion Philadelphia will host Atlanta to kick off the 2018 NFL season on Thursday night Sept. 6. Green Bay hosts Chicago in the first Sunday night matchup on Sept. 9.
  • BB: Sabercats shutout Lions and now wait for state run

    BB: Sabercats shutout Lions and now wait for state run

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:50 AM EDT2018-04-20 07:50:36 GMT

    Sabino finishes the regular season at 25-3 but the Conference 3A state tournament doesn't start for another 15 days.

    Sabino finishes the regular season at 25-3 but the Conference 3A state tournament doesn't start for another 15 days.

  • One down...two to go

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:23:01 GMT

    Tucson takes the 1-game series lead with 4-2 win over San Jose.

    Tucson takes the 1-game series lead with 4-2 win over San Jose.

  • Greinke, D-backs beat Giants 3-1 to win 6th straight series

    Greinke, D-backs beat Giants 3-1 to win 6th straight series

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:37:07 GMT
    Zack Greinke pitched seven dominant innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks won their sixth straight series with a 3-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday night.
    Zack Greinke pitched seven dominant innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks won their sixth straight series with a 3-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday night.
  • Aguilera could be in line for bigger role with Cats

    Aguilera could be in line for bigger role with Cats

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:17 PM EDT2018-04-19 21:17:29 GMT

    Buena High School grad Juan Aguilera (’14) dominated BYU on Tuesday and has allowed just one earned run in four starts this season.

    Buena High School grad Juan Aguilera (’14) dominated BYU on Tuesday and has allowed just one earned run in four starts this season.

  • Cardinals sign CB Marcus Williams to 1-year deal

    Cardinals sign CB Marcus Williams to 1-year deal

    The Arizona Cardinals have signed cornerback Marcus Williams to a one-year contract.
    The Arizona Cardinals have signed cornerback Marcus Williams to a one-year contract.
  • Tucson woman takes second at Boston Marathon, sets sports world on fire

    Tucson woman takes second at Boston Marathon, sets sports world on fire

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-04-16 20:18:41 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:24:40 GMT
    Sarah Callister Sellers. (Source: Weber State Athletics)Sarah Callister Sellers. (Source: Weber State Athletics)

    Sarah Sellers, a nurse from Tucson, came out of nowhere Monday to finish second in the Boston Marathon and set the racing world on fire.

    Sarah Sellers, a nurse from Tucson, came out of nowhere Monday to finish second in the Boston Marathon and set the racing world on fire.

  • BB: Falcons beat Lancers; set up rematch with Nogales

    BB: Falcons beat Lancers; set up rematch with Nogales

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:30 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:30:17 GMT

    #2 Catalina Foothills beat 7th ranked Salpointe Catholic 12-3 Wednesday night to set up a Friday night section title showdown with the #1 Apaches

    #2 Catalina Foothills beat 7th ranked Salpointe Catholic 12-3 Wednesday night to set up a Friday night section title showdown with the #1 Apaches

  • Six home runs, dominant pitching lead to sweep for #13 Arizona Softball

    Six home runs, dominant pitching lead to sweep for #13 Arizona Softball

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-04-19 12:15:18 GMT

    No. 13 Arizona ends losing streak and will take some much needed confidence into Territorial Cup weekend series with Sun Devils.

    No. 13 Arizona ends losing streak and will take some much needed confidence into Territorial Cup weekend series with Sun Devils.

  • Belt homers as Giants beat Diamondbacks 4-3

    Belt homers as Giants beat Diamondbacks 4-3

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:39:01 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:39:01 GMT
    San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt (9) celebrates his two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks with Hunter Pence, left, and other teammates during the 10th inning Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt (9) celebrates his two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks with Hunter Pence, left, and other teammates during the 10th inning Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
    San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt (9) celebrates his two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks with Hunter Pence, left, and other teammates during the 10th inning Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt (9) celebrates his two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks with Hunter Pence, left, and other teammates during the 10th inning Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Brad Boxberger (0-1) had opened the season with seven scoreless appearances of an inning apiece.

    Brad Boxberger (0-1) had opened the season with seven scoreless appearances of an inning apiece.

  • Diamondbacks' Taijuan Walker out for season with UCL tear

    Diamondbacks' Taijuan Walker out for season with UCL tear

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:12:16 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:09:33 GMT
    Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Source: AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Source: AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Diamondbacks pitcher Taijuan Walker will have Tommy John Surgery.

    Diamondbacks pitcher Taijuan Walker will have Tommy John Surgery.

  • The Cards quarterback conundrum: Is the juice worth the squeeze?

    The Cards quarterback conundrum: Is the juice worth the squeeze?

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-04-18 23:58:51 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-04-19 01:29:37 GMT
    The Cardinals won't show their hand for the draft and talked about their draft philosophy. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)The Cardinals won't show their hand for the draft and talked about their draft philosophy. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
    The Cardinals won't show their hand for the draft and talked about their draft philosophy. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)The Cardinals won't show their hand for the draft and talked about their draft philosophy. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    “It’s that time of year when the misinformation is flowing,” said Cardinals general manager Steve Keim as he opened Wednesday’s press conference. “And I don’t expect the next 20 minutes to be any different.” Kidding. Not kidding.

    “It’s that time of year when the misinformation is flowing,” said Cardinals general manager Steve Keim as he opened Wednesday’s press conference. “And I don’t expect the next 20 minutes to be any different.” Kidding. Not kidding.

  • Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants

    Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-04-18 04:11:19 GMT
    Wednesday, April 18 2018 10:04 AM EDT2018-04-18 14:04:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.(AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix.
    Patrick Corbin lost his no-hit bid on a checked-swing infield single with two outs in the eighth inning but finished a one-hitter to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks over the San Francisco Giants 1-0.
    Patrick Corbin lost his no-hit bid on a checked-swing infield single with two outs in the eighth inning but finished a one-hitter to lift the Arizona Diamondbacks over the San Francisco Giants 1-0.
  • Strong finish to NBA season for Kobi Simmons

    Strong finish to NBA season for Kobi Simmons

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 7:15 AM EDT2018-04-18 11:15:10 GMT

    UA Basketball product Kobi Simmons (’17) was the epitome of a two-way professional basketball player this season. 

    UA Basketball product Kobi Simmons (’17) was the epitome of a two-way professional basketball player this season. 

  • NFL and NFLPA ban the use of 10 different helmet models following updated study

    NFL and NFLPA ban the use of 10 different helmet models following updated study

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:57 PM EDT2018-04-18 00:57:31 GMT
    10 helmet models have been banned by the NFL and the NFLPA for use in 2018 after a new study showing performance of impact reduction. (Source: NFL)10 helmet models have been banned by the NFL and the NFLPA for use in 2018 after a new study showing performance of impact reduction. (Source: NFL)

    The National Football League and the National Football League Players Association have banned 10 helmet models for the 2018 season and beyond after completing a lab test looking at the performance of football helmets in regards to which helmets reduced impact severity under lab conditions more effectively.

    The National Football League and the National Football League Players Association have banned 10 helmet models for the 2018 season and beyond after completing a lab test looking at the performance of football helmets in regards to which helmets reduced impact severity under lab conditions more effectively.

  • UA Men's Tennis bested by #2 UCLA on Senior Day

    UA Men's Tennis bested by #2 UCLA on Senior Day

    Monday, April 16 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-04-16 08:22:09 GMT

    The last home match of the men’s tennis regular season for the Arizona ended in a 4-0 defeat at the hands of No. 2 UCLA. 

    The last home match of the men’s tennis regular season for the Arizona ended in a 4-0 defeat at the hands of No. 2 UCLA. 

  • Wildcat Diamond Report: Sun 4/15

    Wildcat Diamond Report: Sun 4/15

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-04-16 07:56:17 GMT

    Arizona Baseball managed to get out of L.A with a series win while #12 Softball lost for a record sixth straight game.

    Arizona Baseball managed to get out of L.A with a series win while #12 Softball lost for a record sixth straight game.

  • UA alums surging early in MLB season

    UA alums surging early in MLB season

    Monday, April 16 2018 3:35 AM EDT2018-04-16 07:35:18 GMT
    Scott Kingery (UA '15) has 11 RBI during a six-game hitting streak (Photo courtesy: AP).Scott Kingery (UA '15) has 11 RBI during a six-game hitting streak (Photo courtesy: AP).

    Scott Kingery (UA '15) and Johnny Field (UA '13) both made an impact on Sunday's Phillies-Rays game.

    Scott Kingery (UA '15) and Johnny Field (UA '13) both made an impact on Sunday's Phillies-Rays game.

  • Baseball field renamed to honor Little Leaguer who passed away

    Baseball field renamed to honor Little Leaguer who passed away

    Sunday, April 15 2018 9:54 PM EDT2018-04-16 01:54:50 GMT
    Family and friends gathered for the dedication Saturday, April 14 (Source: Tucson News Now).Family and friends gathered for the dedication Saturday, April 14 (Source: Tucson News Now).

    Within the fences of Field #7 at Joaquin Murrieta Park, there’s more than just one home base. It’s now a symbol of love, another home for family and friends to remember Harry Hoskinson. The sounds of baseball echoed through the field Saturday night. It’s a special game.

    Within the fences of Field #7 at Joaquin Murrieta Park, there’s more than just one home base. It’s now a symbol of love, another home for family and friends to remember Harry Hoskinson. The sounds of baseball echoed through the field Saturday night.

  • Students from both sides of the border learn tennis, teamwork

    Students from both sides of the border learn tennis, teamwork

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-04-16 00:07:14 GMT
    Source: Tucson News NowSource: Tucson News Now
    Source: Tucson News NowSource: Tucson News Now

    Any other day of the year, the U.S. Mexico border separates these students on both sides of Nogales.  On Sunday, the only separation though was a net. 

    Any other day of the year, the U.S. Mexico border separates these students on both sides of Nogales. On Sunday, the only separation though was a net. 

  • Sumlin's first spring has a defensive ending

    Sumlin's first spring has a defensive ending

    Sunday, April 15 2018 8:15 AM EDT2018-04-15 12:15:18 GMT

    The UA Defense forced five turnovers, three of which came on interceptions in a 55-46 win over their offensive counterparts.

    The UA Defense forced five turnovers, three of which came on interceptions in a 55-46 win over their offensive counterparts.

  • Roadrunners close regular season by burying San Diego

    Roadrunners close regular season by burying San Diego

    Sunday, April 15 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-04-15 06:21:36 GMT

    Trevor Cheek scored twice to lead Tucson to a 6-3 win over San Diego in the AHL regular season finale. 

    Trevor Cheek scored twice to lead Tucson to a 6-3 win over San Diego in the AHL regular season finale. 

  • Roadrunners are best in the West

    Roadrunners are best in the West

    Saturday, April 14 2018 6:14 AM EDT2018-04-14 10:14:38 GMT

    Tucson beat San Diego to clinch the best record in the Western Conference and win the I-8 Border Cup over the Gulls.

    Tucson beat San Diego to clinch the best record in the Western Conference and win the I-8 Border Cup over the Gulls.

  • United Nitro Funny Car series kicks off at Tucson Dragway

    United Nitro Funny Car series kicks off at Tucson Dragway

    Saturday, April 14 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-04-14 09:28:38 GMT
    (Source; Tucson News Now)(Source; Tucson News Now)

    They are burning some serious rubber at the Tucson Dragway northwest of Vail this weekend, as the United Nitro Funny Car series revs into town.

    They are burning some serious rubber at the Tucson Dragway northwest of Vail this weekend, as the United Nitro Funny Car series revs into town.

  • Tucson's Jim Hughes trades driver's seat for captain's chair

    Tucson's Jim Hughes trades driver's seat for captain's chair

    Saturday, April 14 2018 2:11 AM EDT2018-04-14 06:11:00 GMT
    Jim Hughes, owner of TP Race Shop and Tucson Dragway. (Source: Tucson News Now)Jim Hughes, owner of TP Race Shop and Tucson Dragway. (Source: Tucson News Now)
    Jim Hughes, owner of TP Race Shop and Tucson Dragway. (Source: Tucson News Now)Jim Hughes, owner of TP Race Shop and Tucson Dragway. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    Jim Hughes, owner of TP Race Shop and Tucson Dragway, has traded in his racing suit for a chance to help the next generation of drivers.

    Jim Hughes, owner of TP Race Shop and Tucson Dragway, has traded in his racing suit for a chance to help the next generation of drivers.

  • Marana High School hires new football coach

    Marana High School hires new football coach

    Friday, April 13 2018 12:58 PM EDT2018-04-13 16:58:01 GMT

    Marana High School, within the Marana Unified School District, announces the selection of Louis Ramirez as head football coach. 

    Marana High School, within the Marana Unified School District, announces the selection of Louis Ramirez as head football coach. 

  • WATCH: Arizona dedicates Lute Olson statue

    WATCH: Arizona dedicates Lute Olson statue

    Friday, April 13 2018 8:16 AM EDT2018-04-13 12:16:45 GMT
    (Source: Arizona Athletics)(Source: Arizona Athletics)

    The University of Arizona Athletics Department will hold an invitation-only ceremony to dedicate a statue of Hall of Fame head basketball coach Lute Olson on Thursday, April 12

    The University of Arizona Athletics Department will hold an invitation-only ceremony to dedicate a statue of Hall of Fame head basketball coach Lute Olson on Thursday, April 12

  • Cardinals announce 2018 preseason schedule

    Cardinals announce 2018 preseason schedule

    Wednesday, April 11 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-04-11 21:40:08 GMT
    Wednesday, April 11 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-04-11 21:57:46 GMT
    (Source: Arizona Cardinals)(Source: Arizona Cardinals)

    The Arizona Cardinals Football Club today announced the team’s 2018 preseason schedule and it features a nationally-televised Sunday Night Football game on NBC at Dallas on Sunday, August 26 at 5:00 PM (MST). 

    The Arizona Cardinals Football Club today announced the team’s 2018 preseason schedule and it features a nationally-televised Sunday Night Football game on NBC at Dallas on Sunday, August 26 at 5:00 PM (MST). 

  • dK Cactus Call: Tucson Turf and Mackenzie McRee

    dK Cactus Call: Tucson Turf and Mackenzie McRee

    Monday, April 2 2018 4:30 AM EDT2018-04-02 08:30:45 GMT

    Tucson Turf Football wins another Pylon 7-on-7 tournament while Mackenzie Mcree went up against talent golfers on the Masters stage.

    Tucson Turf Football wins another Pylon 7-on-7 tournament while Mackenzie Mcree went up against talent golfers on the Masters stage.

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