CINCINNATI (AP) — Former Arizona basketball coach Sean Miller returned to Xavier on Saturday, less than a year after the Wildcats fired him amid an ongoing NCAA investigation that's stretched nearly five years.
NO. 1 ARIZONA
Tucson, Arizona 31-3
The second-ranked Wildcats won the Pac-12 Conference Tournament championship in Tommy Lloyd’s first season as coach after taking over for the fired Sean Miller in the aftermath of a federal corruption investigation of college basketball.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Tommy Lloyd had big shoes to fill when he was hired to replace Sean Miller at Arizona. So far, so good.
Azuolas Tubelis had 19 points and Bennedict Mathurin added 14 as the No.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Tommy Lloyd spent 20 seasons working under Mark Few, helping turn Gonzaga into one of the nation's best programs.
Lloyd's task in his first season as a head coach will be to return Arizona to a place among the nation's elite.
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech is getting another transfer in French forward Daniel Batcho, who left Arizona without playing for the Wildcats.
Batcho will have all four years of eligibility when he joins first-year coach Mark Adams' team.
Tommy Lloyd had chances to coach other programs. He turned them all down.
The longtime Gonzaga assistant had no interest in leaving Spokane, Washington, and was in line to succeed Mark Few when he eventually retired, so there was no reason to consider anywhere else...
Arizona had stuck by men's basketball coach Sean Miller through an NCAA infractions investigation that stretched nearly four years...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a season that's coming to a quick close for Arizona, the Wildcats finally had reason to celebrate...
The Pac-12 expected to get six, maybe even a record-tying seven teams, into last season's NCAA Tournament...
Thursday and Friday mark the best two days in all of sports. Yes, I said all of sports.
It's that time when everyone in the world fills out a bracket only for some to rip them completely apart, sometimes in the opening four games: It's the opening days of March Madness.