1. Arizona State Football: News and Notes from Week Two of Spring Practice

    The second week of spring football practice has come to a close, and the Arizona State Sun Devil football team is preparing for a closed-session scrimmage on Saturday morning...

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  2. College Baseball: Power Ranking the Top 10 Conferences

    Entering the second month of play and the second week of conference play for most conferences, it is time to take a good look at college baseball and see how they stack up...

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  3. Pac-12 Baseball: Week 7 Power Rankings and Upcoming Schedules

    After two weeks of conference play, the Pac-12 is separating the wheat from the chaff. Three teams are tied for first place in conference and they are all ranked in the top 12 of the four national polls...

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  4. Arizona vs Ohio State: Everything You Need to Know About the Sweet 16 Showdown

    Arizona Wildcats head coach Sean Miller and Ohio State's head coach Thad Matta go back nearly 20 years. The year was 1994, and the two shared an office as assistants at Miami University of Ohio in Oxford, Ohio...

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  5. Arizona State Football: Week 1 Spring Practice Stock Report

    The Arizona State football team took the practice field last week for the first time in 2013 and this season seemed different than before. Last season's first spring practice saw the introduction of head coach Todd Graham and his staff...

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  6. Arizona vs Harvard: Why 'Cats Can't Get Too Confident Against Surprising Crimson

    Give it up for the gentlemen from Harvard. After decades of producing presidents, politicians and Nobel Prize winners, the Crimson have recently begun to produce professional athletes like Ryan Fitzpatrick and Jeremy Lin...

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  7. Pac-12 Basketball: Predictions of How Each Team Will Fare in Postseason

    What a difference a year makes. After only the conference champion was in the field of 64 in 2012, five teams received invitations to the NCAA Tournament this year, with three more receiving bids from the NIT...

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  8. What Experts Say About Arizona's 2013 NCAA Tournament Chances

    Arizona Basketball has had a rocky road to the NCAA Tournament, and all the experts have something to say about it—and none of it is nice...

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  9. Arizona State Basketball: Why Carrick Felix Is the Pac-12's Most Improved Player

    Carrick Felix entered his senior season with something to prove. The hometown product from Millennium High School in Goodyear, Ariz., just west of Phoenix, was not recruited to play Division I basketball after averaging 19...

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  10. Arizona State Baseball: New Look Sun Devils Picking Up Where They Left off

    The Arizona State baseball team is one of the most storied programs in all of college baseball. With five National Championships, four trips to the College World Series in the past ...

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  11. Arizona Basketball: Best Case, Worst Case Scenarios in Pac-12 Tournament

    The Arizona Wildcats basketball team is coming off a big senior day where it whipped its in-state rival, Arizona State Sun Devils, by 15 points to cap off a season sweep. Heading into the Pac -12 Conference Tournament in Las Vegas, Nev...

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  12. Arizona State Football: Todd Graham's Biggest Worry Heading into Spring Practice

    The Arizona State football team takes to the practice field from March 19 to April 18, and there is plenty of reason for hope and optimism. There is also an area of concern for Graham's Sun Devils—the offensive line...

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  13. Pac-12 Basketball: Tournament Seedings, Matchups, TV Info, Previews and More

    It seemed that nobody in the Pac -12 wanted to win the regular season championship. In the final week of play, Oregon lost to Colorado and Utah, Cal lost their final home game ...

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  14. Arizona State Football: Pro Day Looms Large for 5 Former Sun Devils

    The Arizona State football team had 17 seniors play their final game in a Sun Devil uniform last year, and there are a handful still clinging to the dream of playing on Sundays this coming Fall—or at least making an NFL roster...

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  15. Arizona State Basketball: Blueprint for Stunning Arizona in Pac-12 Finale

    The season is on the line for Herb Sendek and the Arizona State basketball team. Regardless of the three-game losing streak and losing five of the past seven, the Sun Devils always ...

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  16. Pac-12 Baseball: Week 4 Power Rankings Before Heading into Conference Play

    It is a battle as old as sports itself. West Coast vs. East Coast, or from my home in the Sonoran Desert—the "Best Coast" vs. the "Least Coast...

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  17. Arizona Basketball: 5 Keys to Peaking in the Postseason

    The Arizona Wildcats (23-6, 11-6 Pac -12) are not fans of the city of Los Angeles. Coach Sean Miller isn't too fond of the month of February either and he is hoping to make March an even better month for his Wildcat basketball team...

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  18. Arizona State Football: 'New Sparky' Causes Outrage Among Sun Devils Faithful

    Call it Walt Disney's revenge. In 1946, Arizona State alum and former Disney employee Berk Anthony drew the iconic image of Sparky the Sun Devil...

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  19. Arizona State Basketball: Analyzing Sun Devils' NCAA Tournament Resume

    The Arizona State Sun Devils basketball team still has a chance, albeit a very small chance, to punch its ticket to the Big Dance on Selection Sunday. The Sun Devils (20-8, 9-6 Pac -12) are hoping for a wee bit of luck on this St...

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  20. Pac-12 Basketball: Power Rankings and March Madness Predictions

    The Pacific-12 Conference currently has two teams ranked in the top 25 of the AP Poll, four teams in the RPI top 50, five teams in the BPI top 50 and four teams with 20 or more wins on the season...

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  21. Arizona Basketball: Grading Sean Miller on 2013 Recruiting Trail and Beyond

    Arizona Wildcats head basketball coach Sean Miller is a savvy recruiter. After the 2010-11 season when he led the Wildcats to a 30-win season and an Elite Eight performance, he was able to secure four players, three of them were ranked by Scout...

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  22. Arizona State Spring Game 2013: Date, Time, Practice Schedule and TV Info

    The Annual Maroon and Gold Spring Game is just under seven weeks away and the 16 returning Sun Devil starters are already pumped to get back on the field. Four new players have enrolled in January and will be joining the team for spring drills...

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  23. Arizona State Football: Breaking Down the Wide Receivers for the 2013 Season

    Arizona State quarterback Taylor Kelly had a great 2012 season, with over 3,000 yards and 29 touchdowns. His top three targets weren't even wide receivers, and the two leading receivers that did contribute, Rashad Ross and Jamal Miles, have graduated...

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  24. Arizona State Basketball: Two Games That Will Make or Break ASU's Tourney Bid

    The Arizona State Basketball team is walking on thin ice right now or should I say a thin bubble. The Sun Devils (19-7, 8-5 Pac -12) are looking for the elusive 20th victory when ...

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  25. Pac-12 Basketball: Who's In and Who's on the Bubble for the NCAA Tournament

    Pac-12 basketball has done a good job of redeeming itself this year. After a miserable showing in the 2011-12 season, there have been at least two teams in the Top 25 all year long...

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