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CANASTOTA, N.Y. — “The Golden Boy” is golden again.
Arizona junior outside hitter Madi Kingdon, who led the conference in points, was named to the All-Pac-12 volleyball team.
Arizona club hockey coach Sean Hogan will not be with the No. 12 Wildcats when they take on No. 1 Arizona State this weekend, but he has a good excuse.
SYDNEY — Rory McIlroy birdied the 18th hole to beat Adam Scott at the Australian Open on Sunday, winning for the first time in 2013 and denying Scott the rare Australian triple crown.
LOS ANGELES—Those who suggested Texas A&M Coach Kevin Sumlin was USC’s top coaching choice may have been right — but Sumlin is not coming to USC.
The Arizona women’s basketball team cut a nine-point BYU lead to five down the stretch, but the unbeaten Cougars hung on to win 64-56 Saturday in Provo, Utah.
Senior Candace Nicholson registered a career-high 36 digs in her McKale Center farewell as the Arizona volleyball team beat rival Arizona State 3-1 Friday night to reach the 20-win mark in its regular-season finale.
OKLAHOMA CITY — A college basketball player who won $20,000 for hitting a half-court shot at an Oklahoma City Thunder game may have to either forfeit the money or his eligibility to play college sports.
PHILADELPHIA — Eagles quarterback Nick Foles has been named Philadelphia’s starter for the rest of the season.
Nashville’s Nick Spaling (13) scores against Phoenix goalie Mike Smith in the first period of the Predators’ 4-2 win in Nashville, Tenn.
LOS ANGELES — Right-hander Dan Haren agreed to a one-year, $10 million deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday.
Green Bay backup QB Matt Flynn, who replaced an ineffective Scott Tolzien with the Packers down 23-7, was 21 of 36 for 218 yards and a TD.
Arizona sophomore Rafael Quintero won the platform title for the second straight year Sunday at the Wildcat Diving Invitational at Hillenbrand Aquatic Center.
The Arizona women’s cross country team entered the NCAA Championships ranked No. 2 in the country and ended up earning a second-place finish at the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center in Terre Haute, Ind.
USC interim head coach Ed Orgeron is 5-1 since taking over for Lane Kiffin. Orgeron’s growing number of supporters includes Kiffin himself.
ST. LOUIS — Former World Series MVP David Freese was traded by his hometown St. Louis Cardinals to the Los Angeles Angels in a four-player deal Friday that reunites Albert Pujols with a pair of ex-teammates.
ARLINGTON — The Texas Rangers acquired the big bat they were seeking this offseason by agreeing to send Canyon del Oro High School graduate Ian Kinsler to the Tigers for first baseman Prince Fielder, according to MLB.com. The deal ranks as one of the biggest in Rangers history.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a dazzling hat trick to lift Portugal into next year’s World Cup at the expense of Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Sweden, and France rallied in remarkable fashion Tuesday to overtake Ukraine for a berth in the 32-nation field for next year’s tournament in Brazil.
Sierra Vista Buena High School football coach Ryan Scherling, who spent the preseason on administrative leave, resigned Monday after taking the Colts to the playoffs for consecutive years for the first time since 1974-1979.
Sophomore Olivia Magill had nine kills and a match-high eight blocks Sunday as the Arizona women’s volleyball team defeated Colorado 3-0 at McKale Center.
Freshman forward LaBrittney Jones sank two free throws with 11 seconds left as the Arizona women’s basketball team beat host UC Santa Barbara 51-49 on Saturday for the Wildcats’ first win of the season.
The Arizona Wildcats’ No. 1 women’s cross-country team won the NCAA West Regional on Friday in Sacramento, Calif., to remain undefeated and qualify for the NCAA championships.
NEW YORK — All those who marvel at Miguel Cabrera can only wonder what he might’ve done this year if completely healthy.
NEW YORK — Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Max Scherzer of the Detroit Tigers breezed to baseball’s Cy Young Awards.
NEW YORK — Terry Francona of the Cleveland Indians was named the American League Manager of the Year on Tuesday in a close vote, and Clint Hurdle of the Pittsburgh Pirates was a runaway winner in the National League after both guided small-budget teams to charming turnarounds.
LONDON — Novak Djokovic capped off his season by defending his ATP World Tour Finals title with an impressive 6-3, 6-4 win over Rafael Nadal on Monday night.
CORVALLIS, Ore. — Sterling Smith had a career-high 21 points as Coppin State beat Oregon State 78-73 on Sunday to snap a streak of 16 losses to Pac-12 basketball foes.
SALT LAKE CITY — When it was over, junior left guard Jamil Douglas exited the visitors’ locker room at Rice-Eccles Stadium and said to no in particular: “Wow, that’s the definition of escape.”
In another overtime heartbreaker, the UA women’s basketball team lost to Michigan 73-71 Saturday at the Iona College Tip-Off Tournament in New Rochelle, N.Y.
Despite having four players in double figures, the Arizona Wildcats women’s basketball team lost 82-75 in overtime to Iona at the Iona College Tip-Off Tournament in New Rochelle, N.Y., on Friday.
Bird-watching, hunting or just picnicking. Whatever the reason, visits to the nation’s 561 wildlife refuges — including one in Southern Arizona — are big business.
Madi Kingdon recorded a match-high 17 kills and 12 digs to lead Arizona in a 3-0 (25-18, 25-14, 26-24) sweep of Washington State on Thursday at McKale Center.
The NCAA cleared the way Tuesday for teams to start using a new baseball in 2015 in hopes of increasing the number of runs scored.
AUSTIN, Texas — Arizona State athletic director Steve Patterson has accepted the athletic director's job at the University of Texas.
Tucson High grad Cameron Volk scored 27 points, including five points late to pull Pima College within one, but the host Aztecs lost their basketball season opener 79-78 to Los Angeles College Prep on Monday.
Goalkeeper Gabby Kaufman came up with a season-high 10 saves as the Arizona women’s soccer team shut out Colorado 3-0 on Sunday at Murphey Stadium.
Senior Elvin Kibet took second and freshman Maria Larsson won over fans by finishing after collapsing near the line to lead Arizona to its first-ever conference title in women’s cross country at Saturday’s Pac-12 Championships in Louisville, Colo.
NEW YORK — Derek Jeter and the Yankees worked out a $12 million, one-year deal that kept the captain from going on the open market, while Joe Nathan, Jose Veras, Ubaldo Jimenez, Kurt Suzuki and Franklin Gutierrez were among the players who became free agents Friday.
SHANGHAI — Rory McIlroy found himself in a spot that must have seemed vaguely familiar — atop the leaderboard.
ARCADIA, Calif. — There’s little Bob Baffert hasn’t won in horse racing. The trainer can count nine victories in Triple Crown races, including three Kentucky Derbies, and seven Breeders’ Cup wins in his Hall of Fame career.
PHILADELPHIA — Nick Foles received medical clearance to resume playing Tuesday as the Eagles’ second-year quarterback returned to practice and could start Sunday at Oakland.
Winning the shootout 3-2, the No. 6-seeded Pima College women’s soccer team upset No. 3 Scottsdale CC to advance to the Region I, Division I semifinals Thursday at No. 2 Chandler-Gilbert CC.
SEATTLE — Even though Kasen Williams’ role had diminished because of how Washington was running its offense, he was still the main wide receiver every opposing defense had to account for. Now the Huskies (5-3, 2-3 Pac-12) must try to make a late-season charge without him.
After a dramatic tying goal from UA’s Kaitlyn Lopez with 16 seconds left in regulation, the Arizona women’s soccer team held on for a 2-2 double-overtime draw with Washington on Sunday.
Freshman Katiyana Mauga hit two homers and Arizona pitchers gave up only three hits as the Wildcats swept an exhibition softball doubleheader Saturday in the Fall Round Robin at Hillenbrand Stadium.
Penn State coach Bill O’Brien says he has faith in freshman QB Christian Hackenberg.
WASHINGTON — Adding a front-court piece in hopes of finally returning to the playoffs, the Washington Wizards acquired center Marcin Gortat from the Phoenix Suns in a trade Friday.
Boston pitcher Jon Lester says there was nothing illegal on his glove during his Game 1 win over the Cardinals. “All I use is rosin,” he said.
SHANGHAI — Luke Guthrie took only 19 putts in his round of 7-under 65, giving Americans the top three spots on the leaderboard Thursday in the BMW Masters.