Unbeaten WBO Featherweight champion Oscar Valdez knocked formerly unbeaten Jason Sanchez down in the 5th round and retained his title.
The Old Pueblo’s professional soccer team tied Richmond 0-0 at the Kino Sports Complex.
Tucson travels to the Arizona Rattlers hoping to hand the team with the best record in indoor football it’s only loss this season. Here’s more from Friday’s sportscast:
In celebration of their 50th anniversary, Chicanos Por La Causa (CPLC) has a special Southern Arizona Dinner & Awards gala on June 6 in Sahuarita.
A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation on Thursday for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal.
Kyle Lowry says the Warriors executive who shoved him in Game 3 should not be allowed to be part of the league going forward. The NBA is in partial agreement, banning Mark Stevens from NBA games for one year. Here’s more from Thursday’s sportscast:
On Sept. 26, 2017, Richardson was arrested on corruption and bribery charges in connection to an NCAA scandal that accuses the former coach of paying a Wildcat recruit about $20,000. That month, Richardson was suspended shortly after the news broke of Richardson’s arrest, and he was formally fired Jan. 11.
The NCAA Championships opened competition on Wednesday, June 5 in Austin, Texas. Highlighting the opening day of the competition was James Smith, who set an Arizona School Record, and Jordan Geist who was tabbed as a First-Team All-American.
Arizona Wildcats left-handed pitchers Andrew Nardi and Randy Labaut were both selected on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday.
Here’s more on how the MLB draft affects the Wildcat baseball team (from our Tuesday sportscast):
Arizona Wildcats head coach Laura Ianello earned Pac-12 Women’s Golf Co-Coach of the Year, the league announced Tuesday.
Merrill Kelly struck out a career-high 10, Ketel Marte hit a long homer and had three RBIs, and the Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 7-1 on Sunday.
Sean Miller and the Arizona Wildcats basketball team hired former Northern Arizona University head coach Jack Murphy as Arizona’s associate head basketball coach.
Arizona track and field athlete Jordan Geist picked up his fourth USTFCCCA West Region Field Athlete of the Year award.
After thousands of people packed McKale Center for Arizona football coaching legend Dick Tomey’s Memorial, there was a special “invite-only” reception for the legendary coach’s family, teammates, coaches and closest friends.