The University of Arizona

UA Athletics, Alumni Association Embark on 2012 Road Tour

UANews | May 15, 2012
Arizona Athletics and UA Alumni Association personnel are traveling around the state to meet Wildcat fans in a month-long series of school-spirit events. This week, they are meeting fans in Tempe, Ariz. The 2012 Road Tour runs through June 4.

Arizona Softball Selected to Host NCAA Regional

UANews | May 14, 2012
Arizona will make its 26th consecutive appearance in the NCAA Regionals this week, dating to 1987, head coach Mike Candrea's second year in Tucson. Candrea has won 23 Regionals and eight national championships. Arizona has hosted the initial round 16 times and the Super Regionals six times.

Bobby Brown Doing Big Things for Arizona Baseball

UANews | May 8, 2012
Senior outfielder Bobby Brown never was an everyday player for Arizona – until this year. He got his break and now is leading the charge, batting .345 with 35 RBIs. He has two home runs and leads the team with six triples in only 116 at bats.

High Jumping Lands a Great Friendship

UANews | May 7, 2012
The UA's Brigetta Barrett and Liz Patterson use their friendship, with some guidance from former Wildcat star Tanya Hughes, to meet their goals in the high jump. Barrett aspires to make the 2012 Olympic Games.

Brigetta Barrett: The Will to Rise

UANews | May 2, 2012
UA theatre arts major Brigetta Barrett, a three-time NCAA champion in track and field, is looking to win her fourth title and make Team USA for the 2012 Olympic Games. The high jumper, a junior at the UA, holds the top collegiate mark in the country and is tied for the second-best mark in the world.

Five Wildcats Make NBA Playoff Appearances

UANews | May 1, 2012
The UA once again is well-represented in the National Basketball Association postseason. Arizona boasts five former players on NBA playoff rosters this year: Gilbert Arenas, Mike Bibby, Andre Iguodala, Jordan Hill and Jason Terry.