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National Collegiate Athletic Association

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    September 21, 2012

    Here's The Grind's New Weekend Breakfast Menu

    Just a little more than a week after owners Allen and Traci Thompson opened a second location of their popular Arcadia burger joint, The Grind, in North Scottsdale, the two are getting both locations into the weekend breakfast business, starting tomorrow, Saturday, September 22. See also: Owners of ... More >>

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    August 30, 2012
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    June 19, 2012

    Arizona Wildcats One Win From College (Baseball) World Series Finals

    In a pretty improbable turn of events, the Arizona Wildcats baseball team is but one win away from a berth in the best-of-three NCAA College World Series championship round this weekend.The Wildcats await the winner of tonight's elimination game in Omaha between the powerful Florida State Seminoles ... More >>

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    June 4, 2012

    ASU Softball Season Ends With Hard-Fought Loss To Oklahoma Sooners

    Women's college softball is terrific these days--they can really play ball, and they all look so damned coachable.So, natch, it's very hard to win a national championship, no matter the level, no matter the sport--and Division I fast-pitch definitely is no exception.The Arizona State Sun Devils were ... More >>

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    March 15, 2012

    Arizona Basketball Season Ends With Loss To Bucknell. Bucknell?

    That the Arizona Wildcats won 23 games this season with what they had is a testament to head coach Sean Miller's ability to get the most of his players. That they came one missed shot against Colorado and a devastating loss in Tempe to ASU from a berth in NCAA March Madness is fairly remarkable ... More >>

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    March 9, 2012

    Arizona Stays Alive In The Disaster That Is the Pac-12 Basketball Conference

    We often attend the Pac-12 men's basketball tournament in Los Angeles. It's a few days in downtown LA, where we always visit the old city library (beautiful), walk everywhere (safer than you think), stay on the cheap (always good as long as the bedbugs don't bite), and watch a whole lot of hoop.​G ... More >>

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    June 8, 2011

    ASU Softball Team Dominant in Winning National Championship Last Night

    Arizona State's women's softball team proved once and for all that it is the nation's very best last night, pounding the Florida Gators 7-2 to win the NCAA championship in Oklahoma City.Dallas Escobedo, best pitcher on best team​The Sun Devils swept the best-of-three series against the formidable ... More >>

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    June 2, 2011

    ASU Women's Softball Team Begins Quest For NCAA Crown Today

    The top-ranked Arizona State women's softball team takes the field this afternoon against the Oklahoma Sooners in a first-round game at the NCAA World Series in Oklahoma City.NCAA College World Series starts this afternoon​The 4 p.m. game will be nationally televised on ESPN2 (Channel 32). It shou ... More >>

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    May 27, 2011

    ASU Sun Devils Pull Off Controversial Last Inning Win In Softball Super Regionals

    Top-ranked ASU found itself down to its final strike in its NCAA softball Super Regionals opener last night against Texas A&M, down 2-1 with the bases loaded.Dallas Escobedo and the Devils squeak one out​The Aggies had managed all of two hits against the Sun Devils freshman ace pitcher Dallas ... More >>

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    March 24, 2011

    Arizona Wildcats Go Into Tonight's Game Vs Duke As Decided Underdogs

    The defending NCAA champion Duke Blue Devils will strut into the basketball arena in Anaheim later today brimming with confidence, fully expecting to leave as the victor over the Pac-10's Arizona Wildcats in a Sweet 16 contest.Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski hopes to gnaw on Arizona Wildcats tonightThe g ... More >>

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    March 22, 2011

    Coach Bruce Pearl Firing "Package" A Head-Shaker

    At this moment on the cusp of the Sweet 16, it strikes us as flat-out absurd how much big-time college basketball and football coaches continue to rake in, no matter what the economy is doing to most of the rest of us. Former Tennessee men's BB coach Bruce Pearl at a Lady Vols' game​  ... More >>

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    March 18, 2011

    Arizona Wildcats Set To Start Dancing In A Few Hours Vs Memphis

    The Arizona Wildcats will take the floor in a few hours against the Memphis Tigers in first-round NCAA action.Onetime Arizona Wildcat Josh Pastner about to coach against old team​The 5th-seeded Cats are favored over a young Tigers team coached by former Arizona player and assistant coach Josh Past ... More >>

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    March 2, 2011

    Background Checks for College Football Players: Right or Wrong for NCAA?

    bcsknowhow.com Does College Football need background checks?​Sports Illustrated ran an article this morning detailing the results of background checks into all college football players who play for the Top 25 ranked schools in the country.   The results are unsurprising: some college ... More >>

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    February 17, 2011

    Hell to Pay

    Does the season matter for the probation-slapped Devils?

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    September 9, 2010
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    June 3, 2010
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    April 1, 2010
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    March 16, 2010

    ASU Men's Basketball Ain't Dancing, but Have NIT Game Tonight In Tempe

    A fair question arose on Sunday as we were watching the NCAA Tournament Selection Show, a made-for-TV event where 65 teams get the good word that they have made it to the Big Dance:   ​If you were a college player, would you rather be eliminated in the first round of the NCAAs, ... More >>

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    February 1, 2010

    Surprise, Surprise! Arizona Wildcats Tied for Lead in Pac-10 Men's Basketball at Midway Point

    Diehard Arizona Wildcats men's basketball haters were sure just a few short weeks ago that this was the year that the Cats' incredible streak -- 25 straight seasons in the NCAA national tournament -- finally would end. ​After all, BYU beat the Wildcats by 30 points down in Tuc ... More >>

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    December 17, 2009

    Hot Links: Hooters High, ASU Baseball, and 27 Dogs

    ​A Valley high school teacher is on leave after taking several students to Hooters. The teacher, Mary Segall, is the choir director at Paradise Valley High School. She took about 40 students to lunch at Hooters last week after a choir performance at the Arizona Center, saying it was the only eater ... More >>

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    November 12, 2009

    Devils' Disciples

    Can Sendek’s crew compete sans Harden, Pendergraph?

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    September 17, 2009

    UNLV, Part II?

    Sun Devils host weak Warhawks before visiting SEC powerhouse

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    September 3, 2009

    A-S-Who?

    Question-riddled Devils look to rebound with a rock-solid D

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    March 20, 2009

    ASU Sun Devils About to Dance With the Owls

    We were in Oklahoma City the last time the ASU men's basketball team took the floor in the wonderful event known to all as March Madness. Led by Ike Diogu, the Sun Devils got stomped by a championship-level Kansas team in the second round after upsetting Memphis a few days earlier. That wo ... More >>

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    March 20, 2009

    UPDATE: Sun Devils Win! Sun Devils Win! Syracuse Orange Next

    Who would have thought that the Arizona State Sun Devils could win an NCAA game with star James Harden held to just nine points? Well, they just did, beating the Temple Owls in Miami by a score of 66-57 (we predicted a 62-57 ASU win in a blog post just before game time). Point guard Derek Glass ... More >>

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    March 11, 2009

    Arizona May Need Win Over ASU Tomorrow to Get to Big Dance

    Time was that the Arizona Wildcats hated the Pac-10 postseason basketball tournament with a passion. That was when the `Cats routinely dominated league play, finishing first or second seemingly every year after now-retired Lute Olson revved up the program in the mid-1980s. Olson and his minions cons ... More >>

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    February 19, 2009

    Speak of the Devils

    Pat Murphy: Amazing coach. Relationship counselor? Not so much.

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    December 19, 2008

    ASU Sun Devils Play Big One in Glendale Saturday

    Call it a dress rehearsal for a huge event at the end of March, when the University of Phoenix Stadium will be the site of  the NCAA West Regionals in men's  college basketball. Tomorrow afternoon, ASU and its superstar soph James Harden (pictured shooting jumper) ... More >>

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    November 13, 2008

    Whole New Ballgame

    Hoops rule . . . in football season?

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    August 28, 2008

    Icing on the Cupcake?

    As Sun Devil history tells us, it’s not necessarily so

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    March 27, 2008

    Bittersweet 16

    Devils get the NIT. Wildcats get the Dance. Insanity reigns.

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    February 21, 2008

    No. 1 With a Yawn

    Hey, Cactus League nuts, here’s the best baseball in the Valley

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    February 21, 2008

    No. 1 With a Yawn

    Hey, Cactus League nuts, here’s the best baseball in the Valley

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    December 13, 2007
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    November 8, 2007
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    November 8, 2007

    Wishbone Formation

    Flag footballers go for the gravy

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    September 6, 2007

    Into the Fire

    Dennis Erickson's a frightening choice to lead a college football program plagued by murder and NCAA violations

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    August 30, 2007

    Mercury Rising

    The best baller in Phoenix doesn't play for the Suns. Can Diana Taurasi take the Mercury all the way?

  • Home Entertainment

    January 5, 2006

    Full Court Pressure

    College Hoops 2K6 will bring out your inner Bobby Knight

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    September 8, 2005

    Net Results

    Lady Devils spike out

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    August 28, 2003

    Train Station

    Impact Zone shows wrestlers the ropes

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    March 20, 2003

    Devils' Advocate

    ASU coach Rob Evans rocks his world

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 26, 2002
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    September 21, 2000

    Best Master's Swimming Team

    Sun Devil Masters
    Mona Plummer Aquatic Center
    Arizona State University
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  • News

    March 16, 2000

    Power Ploys

    The Arizona State hockey team iced tough competition this season. So why did players pass on a shot at a national championship?

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    March 12, 1998

    The Stopgap Coach

    Don Newman lifted ASU's basketball program out of the trash heap by making his players believe in themselves. Despite 18 wins and an NIT berth, ASU boosters remain unconvinced.

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    June 13, 1996

    Slow Strokes

    Once dominant, U.S. swimmers have fallen back in the Olympic pack. And some observers are questioning whether Gary Hall Jr., the world-class sprinter from Paradise Valley, has the work ethic to find gold in Atlanta.

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    March 10, 1993

    THE DAY THEIR DREAMS DIED

    THE MEN'S GYMNASTS WERE TRUE SCHOLAR-ATHLETES. THEY WON CHANPIONSHIPS, EARNED DEGREES AND STAYED OUT OF JAIL. NO WONDER ASU KILLED THE PROGRAM.

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