After matching No. 2 Salt Lake run for run in extra innings, the Pima College softball team saw its NJCCA Division I national title hopes end in a bizarre way Saturday.
The Pima College softball team is one of the last three teams standing at the NJCAA Division I national tournament in St. George, Utah.
Yvette Alvarez pitched a three-hit shutout as the Pima College softball team won its second game at the NJCAA Division I national tournament in St. George, Utah, on Thursday. The Aztecs (48-17) defeated Northeastern Oklahoma A&M 4-0 to advance in the winner's bracket.
The Pima College softball team opened the NJCAA Division I national tournament with a 6-4 win over Paris (Texas) Junior College in St. George, Utah, on Wednesday.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Former Arizona Wildcats quarterback Matt Scott should receive more snaps during offseason workouts with the Jacksonville Jaguars now that the team is down two three quarterbacks.
Arizona's Brigetta Barrett and Lawi Lalang swept the women's and men's national athlete of the week awards, presented Monday by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association.
UA's Rivera-Morales, Lalang win Pac-12 titles
Arizona senior Brigetta Barrett broke the collegiate record in the women's high jump, leaping 6 feet 6 1/4 inches Saturday to help give the Wildcats the lead at the Pac-12 track and field championships in Los Angeles.
The University of Arizona women's golf team remained in 10th place after the second round of the NCAA West Regional at Stanford Golf Course in Palo Alto, Calif.
SAN FRANCISCO - A 72-foot-long, high-tech catamaran sailboat capsized Thursday in San Francisco Bay while practicing for the America's Cup races this summer, killing an Olympic gold medalist from England and injuring another sailor, authorities said.
UNLV athletic director Jim Livengood announced Wednesday that he is retiring, ending a four-year run at the school. Livengood left the UA for UNLV in 2009 after spending 15 years in Tucson.
PHOENIX - The Phoenix Suns have hired Boston Celtics executive Ryan McDonough as their next general manager.
LOS ANGELES - Manny Pacquiao will return to the ring Nov. 23 against Brandon Rios at the Macau Venetian resort in China, Pacquiao's promoter said Monday.
Armen Dirtadian won his fifth Tucson City Amateur golf championship Sunday, his first since 2002.
For the second straight year, the Pima College softball team is headed to the NJCAA tournament after pitcher Yvette Alvarez and the Aztecs beat top seed Central Arizona twice Saturday for the Region I, Division I title.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A filly that trainer Todd Pletcher waffled on entering in the Kentucky Oaks has him poised to complete a rare double today in the Kentucky Derby.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - For all the talk about the greens, Rory McIlroy's most important club was his driver Thursday in the Wells Fargo Championship.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Orb was made the early 7-2 favorite for the Kentucky Derby, with undefeated Verrazano the second choice in a full field of 20 horses.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The NFL suspended Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon on Tuesday for the first four games of the 2013 season for his second violation in less than a year of the league's substance-abuse policy.
NEW YORK - The Jets waived quarterback Tim Tebow on Monday, the end of an unsuccessful one-season experiment in New York that produced more hype and headlines than production on the field. And it all ended quietly, with a three-paragraph news release.
Former UA Wildcats fullback Taimi Tutogi will get his shot at the NFL - in fact, he may get a couple of shots.
RICHMOND, Va. - Kevin Harvick won Saturday night's race at Richmond International Raceway by plowing through traffic on a two-lap sprint to the finish.
BOULDER, Colo. - Colorado junior forward Andre Roberson, the nation's second-best rebounder, canceled a news conference Friday to discuss whether he will turn pro or return to the Buffaloes for his senior season.
AVONDALE, La. - Former Arizona Wildcats All-American Ricky Barnes said he still owes his newborn daughter a late birthday present.
PASADENA, Calif. - The first championship game in the College Football Playoff will be held at Cowboys Stadium. The BCS conference commissioners announced Wednesday that Arlington, Texas, edged Tampa, Fla., in the bidding to be the site of the first title game in the new playoff system. The …
PASADENA, Calif. - The Bowl Championship Series will be replaced by the College Football Playoff.
With the how and when of college football playoffs determined, it's time to lock in the where. The conference commissioners in charge of putting together the four-team playoff system that will start after the 2014 regular season will meet starting today in Pasadena, Calif.
Flight delays piled up all across the country Monday as thousands of air traffic controllers were forced to take an unpaid day off because of federal budget cuts, providing the most visible impact yet of Congress and the White House's failure to agree on a long-term deficit-reduction plan.
TAMPA, Fla. - Revis Island is relocating to Tampa Bay.
Arizona senior Brigetta Barrett won her 22nd straight high jump competition, leaping 6 feet 2 1/4 inches Saturday at the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif.
Arizona senior Jen Bergman set a personal-best in the 5,000 meters in 15 minutes 52.41 seconds - the second-best time in UA track and field history - at the Mt. SAC Relays on Friday night in Walnut, Calif.
Former Arizona Wildcats volleyball All-American Caren Kemner has been named to the Volleyball Hall of Fame, the organization announced Thursday. Kemner will be inducted Oct. 18 in Holyoke, Mass.
University of Arizona sophomore volleyball player Madi Kingdon will compete on a Pac-12 all-star team that will travel to China this summer.
DALLAS - Pat Summerall was the calm alongside John Madden's storm.
BRISTOL, Conn. - The Phoenix Mercury took former Baylor center Brittney Griner with the top pick in the WNBA draft on Monday night, while the San Antonio Silver Stars selected former Arizona star Davellyn Whyte with the fourth pick of the second round (16th overall).
DENVER - A Colorado jury in a lawsuit brought by the family of a severely injured high school football player found that helmet maker Riddell was negligent in failing to warn players about concussion dangers.
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. - Overanalyze stormed down the home stretch to pull away and win the $1 million Arkansas Derby on Saturday.
SEATTLE - Marv Harshman, who spent 40 years coaching college basketball in the state of Washington and was enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1985, died Friday at 95.
DALLAS - Former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd pleaded guilty Thursday to trying to buy cocaine and marijuana to set up a drug-distribution network, leaving a once-promising career in tatters as he faces a prison sentence of at least 10 years.
Mexico's president says a Japanese company has been tapped to build a pipeline to import U.S. natural gas south from the Arizona-Mexico border.
Davonté Neal, a former Scottsdale Chaparral football star who played his true freshman season at Notre Dame, told a South Bend, Ind., website that he is transferring to play for the Arizona Wildcats.
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Guan Tianlang is in good company this week at Augusta National, playing practice rounds with former Masters champions Tiger Woods, Nick Faldo, Ben Crenshaw and Tom Watson.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots say they don't have any comment on published reports that former Arizona Wildcats tight end Rob Gronkowski has an infection in his broken arm that could keep him out into the season.
The University of Arizona gymnastics team finished third at an NCAA regional in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday, and missed reaching the NCAA Championships.
Roberto Lopez's eighth-inning single led to a Sawyer Carroll throwing error and an eventual 5-3 Salt Lake win over the Tucson Padres on Saturday night.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Jimmie Johnson knew he had a fast car the minute he pulled it onto the track at Martinsville Speedway.
NEW YORK - Pierre Jackson had his fourth straight double-double with 17 points and 10 assists to lead Baylor to the first National Invitation Tournament title in school history with a 74-54 win over Iowa on Thursday.
Brian Peabody is back in charge of the Pima College men's basketball program.
TEMPE - Carson Palmer has landed with the third team of his NFL career.
Bisbee's City Council voted 5-2 late Tuesday to recognize same-sex civil unions within the community, after hearing three hours of impassioned comments from residents and despite a warning from the state's attorney general.