A couple of Big Ten teams weren’t too impressed with No. 7-ranked Arizona’s torrid start to the softball season Friday.
The Diamondbacks said Friday they have hired Mike Feder as the coordinator of Southern Arizona special projects. The longtime baseball executive brings more than three decades of experience including more than 15 years in Southern Arizona.
ALBUFEIRA, Portugal — Sweden eked out a 1-0 victory over the United States to end the American women’s 43-game unbeaten run and deny them any chance of reaching the Algarve Cup final, which Germany reached on Friday after clinching its group.
SEATTLE — Another late drought doomed the Arizona women’s basketball team.
TEMPE — The Arizona Cardinals hired two-time Olympic gold medalist Roger Kingdom as assistant strength and conditioning coach.
NEW YORK — The New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning pulled off the biggest deal on NHL trade deadline day Wednesday, swapping captains Ryan Callahan and Martin St. Louis.
LONG BEACH, Calif. — Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton likened Russian President Vladimir Putin’s actions on the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine to those of Adolf Hitler in the 1930s.
EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon is riding a six-game winning streak into its regular-season finale against the Arizona Wildcats on Saturday.
Mountain View High School grad Melody McLaughlin scored 16 of her 18 points in the second half to help the Pima College women’s basketball team advance to the Region I, Division II title game with a 79-65 win over Chandler-Gilbert on Tuesday night.
SCOTTSDALE — Patrick Corbin will start for the Diamondbacks when Arizona opens the major league season against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Australia on March 22.
Led by Erik Oja and Benson Liu, the Arizona men’s golf team trails leader Cal State Fullerton by four strokes heading into today’s final round of the Del Walker Intercollegiate Classic in Long Beach, Calif.
The University of Arizona women’s basketball team couldn’t find enough offense down the stretch to keep up with the nation’s highest-scoring team Sunday.
University of Arizona senior swimmer Margo Geer has been named the Pac-12 women’s swimming and diving scholar-athlete of the year.
Seniors Alyssa Hasslen and Nick Ross won individual titles as the Arizona women’s track and field team finished third and the men’s team took fifth Saturday at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships in Seattle.
The University of Arizona women’s basketball team hung with Oregon State for much of the first half Friday in Corvallis, Ore., before the Beavers showed why they’re one of the hottest teams in the country.
LOS ANGELES — Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper surrendered to Los Angeles police after being named in a warrant involving a rape case in New Orleans.
ST. LOUIS — St. Louis University’s 19-game win streak may have been fun while it lasted and it was certainly no fun for the Billikens when it ended.
NEW ORLEANS — Arrest warrants were issued Thursday for former NFL safety Darren Sharper and another man, accusing them of raping two women in New Orleans last year.
PHOENIX — Shakir Smith scored a season-high 54 points Wednesday, but Pima College was unable to move past top-seeded Phoenix College in the Region I, Division II semifinals. Phoenix College won 108-104 in overtime, ending the Aztecs’ season. PCC finished with a 13-18 record in the first year…
CARACAS, Venezuela — Former world champion boxer Antonio Cermeno was kidnapped and killed in his native Venezuela, police said Tuesday.
INDIANAPOLIS — South Carolina’s Jadeveon Clowney made things tougher for Johnny Manziel and other potential No. 1 picks Monday. Clowney ran the fastest 40-yard dash time of the defensive lineman at the NFL combine.
LOS ANGELES — Jason Collins played his first game with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday night, becoming the first openly gay active player in the four major U.S. professional sports leagues, and Deron Williams had a season-high 30 points along with seven assists in a 108-102 victory over the Los …
ALBUQUERQUE — Ryan Whiting had a simple explanation for his victory Sunday in the shot put at the USA Indoor Track & Field National Championships.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — No. 3 will be at the front when the Daytona 500 begins today, carrying a vision of NASCAR’s most popular driver ever — Dale Earnhardt.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — First Joshua Linson knocked out the lights. Then he knocked out Winston-Salem State, ending a basketball game that took three days to complete.
LOS ANGELES — An angry judge lashed out Thursday as he sentenced two men who pleaded guilty in the savage beating of a die-hard San Francisco Giants fan at Dodger Stadium, calling them cowards and a nightmare for people who go to games.
DENVER — Gerald Green scored a career-high 36 points, including eight in overtime, and the Phoenix Suns beat Denver 112-107 on Tuesday night to hand the Nuggets their fifth straight loss.
Ending a seven-year postseason drought, the Arizona Wildcats hockey team earned a berth Monday in the ACHA Division I national tournament in Newark, Del.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — With the famed No. 3 on his car and memories of the late Dale Earnhardt fresh in his mind, Austin Dillon took the fabled number out of hibernation and straight to the top at Daytona.
SOCHI, Russia — Charlie White threw his arms in the air in celebration to try to describe how he’d felt Sunday morning.
SOCHI, Russia — The super-G was running so extreme that seven of the opening eight racers slid, tumbled, careened and glided off the course, unable to finish.
NEW YORK — Bernard Lagat, a volunteer UA track and field assistant coach, and Wildcats senior Lawi Lalang set records Saturday at the Millrose Games.
The University of Arizona softball team continued its dominating start to the season, beating visiting New Mexico 8-0 in five innings at the Hillenbrand Invitational.
SOCHI, Russia — Sometimes an Olympic gold medalist is more survivor than anything else.
An investigation into the racially charged Miami Dolphins bullying scandal detailed widespread harassment in the team’s locker room that extended beyond the two players at the center of the probe.
Chelsea Goodacre and Kellie Fox hit home runs as the Arizona Wildcats softball team defeated Grand Canyon 5-0 in the first game of the Hillenbrand Invitational on Thursday night.
The NCAA Football Rules Committee has recommended a rule change that Arizona Wildcats coach Rich Rodriguez isn’t fond of.
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — Based on training sessions in the Caucasus Mountains above Sochi, the battle for the Winter Olympics’ first-ever gold medal in women’s ski jumping was between Sara Takanashi and Daniela Iraschko-Stolz.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Kevin Durant had 36 points and 10 rebounds and the Oklahoma City Thunder edged the Portland Trail Blazers 98-95 on Tuesday night.
SOCHI, Russia — Julia Mancuso knows that trying to catch Lindsey Vonn in World Cup victories is futile, like a baseball pitcher saying he wants to catch Cy Young.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty says Danica Patrick could only win a Sprint Cup Series race “if everybody else stayed home.”
The University of Arizona softball team finished off its season-opening three-game sweep of Southern Miss in style Sunday, tossing a no-hitter in a 12-0 win in five innings.
Missouri All-America defensive end Michael Sam says he is gay, and he could become the first openly homosexual player in the NFL.
SOCHI, Russia — A master showman and four-time Olympic medalist, Evgeni Plushenko knows brilliance on the ice.
The University of Arizona softball team mercy-ruled visiting Southern Mississippi for the second straight game, winning 14-2 in five innings Saturday.
Sophomore Bonnie Brandon won three events and the Wildcats captured three relays as the UA swimming and diving teams swept Arizona State in Tempe on Saturday to cap the regular season under new coach Rick DeMont.
NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez ended his extended and acrimonious fight with Major League Baseball on Friday, withdrawing a pair of lawsuits and accepting a season-long suspension that marks the longest penalty in the sport’s history related to performance-enhancing drugs.
The UA softball team opens its season tonight with the first of a three-game series with Southern Mississippi.
BRISTOL, Conn. — Former Arizona Diamondbacks star pitcher turned television analyst Curt Schilling announced that he is battling cancer.
PHOENIX — Receiver Larry Fitzgerald says he has restructured his contract with the Arizona Cardinals, reducing a big salary-cap hit from his old deal and creating room for signing other players.