The University of Arizona

UA Contributes to the Olympic Movement

UANews | July 19, 2012
Twenty-four athletes and coaches with connections to the UA will pursue their Olympic dreams in London. Sports represented will include basketball, track and field, soccer, cycling and swimming and diving. The games begin July 27.

UA Men's Basketball Coach Sean Miller Previews the 2012-13 Team

UANews | July 10, 2012
Sean Miller, the UA men's basketball coach, discussed his thoughts on the 2012-13 team via a Q&A with Arizona Athletics. Three starters and eight lettermen will return to the team.

Four Student-Athletes Win Postgraduate Scholarships

UANews | July 9, 2012
UA football player Trace Biskinootball, gymnast Rebecca Cardenas-Gymnastics and divers Andres Guerra-Diving and Ainsley Oliver have been named recipients of Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarships for the 2011-12 academic year. The $3,000 awards go to student-athletes who have demonstrated a commitment to continuing education, campus and community involvement and leadership.

Arizona Well-Represented in 2012 Olympics

UANews | July 9, 2012
As of July 9, 21 athletes with Arizona ties were set to participate in the 2012 Olympic Games, with competition beginning July 27 and continuing through Aug. 16. The sports represented include basketball, soccer, cycling, track and field and swimming and diving.

Three Ford/Zona Swimmers Headed to 2012 Olympic Games

UANews | July 5, 2012
Matt Grevers, Clark Burckle and Alyssa Anderson will compete in the 2012 Olympic Games, which begin July 27. Of the 56 swimmers that competed for the UA and Tucson Ford Aquatics at the Olympic Trials, there were 18 appearances in final rounds and 28 in semifinals.

Andy Lopez Named National Coach of the Year

UANews | June 28, 2012
Collegiate Baseball newspaper has named Arizona head baseball coach Andy Lopez the National Coach of the Year. This is the third time he has won the award in his career. Lopez led the Wildcats this week to a national championship win.