The University of Arizona

Arizona Adds Women's Sand Volleyball

UANews | January 16, 2013
The UA has added women's sand volleyball as a varsity sport. The sport, which enjoys a spring competition schedule, will be the 20th varsity sport sponsored by Arizona Athletics. Steve Walker has been named the new program's first head coach. Official competition will begin in spring 2014.

UA Alum Louis 'Buzz' Sands Commits $10M to Arizona Athletics

UANews | December 19, 2012
UA alumnus Louis Sands IV, known as “Buzz” to his friends, has made a $10 million commitment to the Lowell-Stevens Football Facility at the UA. His gift is a significant investment in the Arizona football program and the entire athletics program. A club that will serve as a gathering space for select football ticket holders will be named in his honor.

Wildcats Football Gears Up For Wolf Pack, Gildan New Mexico Bowl

UANews | December 13, 2012
Arizona (7-5, 4-5 Pac-12) will face Nevada (7-5, 4-4 Mountain West) on Dec. 15 in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl in Albuquerque, N.M. Kickoff is set for 11 a.m. MST on ESPN. Is a battle in store in the Southwest? It would appear so with a pair of high-scoring offenses facing a pair of defenses that have struggled to consistently slow down opponents.

A Top-10 Men's Basketball Showdown at McKale on Saturday

UANews | December 13, 2012
Eighth-ranked Arizona (7-0, 0-0 Pac-12) will return to McKale Memorial Center to host fifth-ranked Florida (7-0, 0-0 SEC) on Dec. 15 on ESPN. The game will be the first in December, and just the fourth of the college basketball season, featuring two top-10 ranked teams. It will be the first time two top-10 teams have met in McKale since Jan. 10, 2004.

Football's Ka'Deem Carey a Consensus All-American

UANews | December 12, 2012
Arizona sophomore running back Ka'Deem Carey has been named an Associated Press First-Team All-American, the news bureau announced this week. With his three awards from the four NCAA-recognized lists that have been announced (The Sporting News, Walter Camp and AP), Carey is a consensus All-American for the 2012 season.

Wildcats Accept Invite for Gildan New Mexico Bowl

UANews | December 3, 2012
UA football has accepted an invitation to play Nevada at the Gildan New Mexico Bowl. The Wildcats' game with the Wolf Pack will be played Dec. 15 and will air nationally on ESPN. Arizona and Nevada have met three previous times on the gridiron, with the series split evenly at 1-1-1.