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McLaughlin, Northern Arizona Lumberjacks to host Coward and the Eastern Washington Eagles

Feb. 21, 2024 04:08 AM EST

Eastern Washington Eagles (17-9, 11-2 Big Sky) at Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (12-15, 5-8 Big Sky) Flagstaff, Arizona; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Trenton McLaughlin and the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks host Cedric Coward and the Eastern Washington Eagles in Big...

No. 21 Washington State visits No. 4 Arizona after Bradley's 21-point outing

Feb. 21, 2024 03:48 AM EST

Washington State Cougars (20-6, 11-4 Pac-12) at Arizona Wildcats (20-5, 11-3 Pac-12) Tucson, Arizona; Thursday, 11 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: No. 4 Arizona hosts the No. 21 Washington State Cougars after Jaden Bradley scored 21 points in Arizona's 105-60 victory over the...

Man suspected in killing of woman in NYC hotel room arrested in Arizona after two stabbings there

Feb. 20, 2024 21:28 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A man suspected in the death of a woman who was fatally bludgeoned in a New York City hotel room earlier this month has been arrested in Arizona, where police say he is a suspect in two stabbings in recent days. New York City police officials said at a news...

Man suspected in killing of woman in NYC hotel room arrested in Arizona after two stabbings there

Feb. 20, 2024 19:37 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A man suspected in the death of a woman who was fatally bludgeoned in a New York City hotel room earlier this month has been arrested in Arizona, where police say he is a suspect in two stabbings in recent days. New York City police officials said at a news...

Premium talent is still available on MLB's free-agent market, but GMs don't seem in a hurry

Feb. 20, 2024 19:26 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Cleveland's new manager, Stephen Vogt, isn't sure why this year's free agent market has entered a deep freeze even as temperatures heat up during spring training in Arizona and Florida. He just wants to see it thaw as quickly as possible. ...

No. 21 Washington State, back in the Top 25 for first time in 16 years, eyes trip to No. 4 Arizona

Feb. 20, 2024 11:18 AM EST

Washington State coach Kyle Smith had just finished watching his team almost entirely shut down Stanford last weekend, and win for the 10th time in its last 11 games, when he made a rare admission for college basketball coaches. “Right now,” Smith said, “this is the best team...

Evander Kane scores twice as Oilers extend Coyotes' losing streak to 10 games with 6-3 win

Feb. 19, 2024 19:16 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Edmonton missed on a few early scoring opportunities and found itself trailing as the game turned to the third period. Evander Kane scored a quick goal, Zach Hyman followed with another and the Oilers poured it on to race away from a team mired in a long losing...

No. 4 Arizona extends coach Tommy Lloyd's contract 5 years through 2029

Feb. 19, 2024 17:21 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — No. 4 Arizona has extended coach Tommy Lloyd's contract by five years through 2029. The deal announced Monday is pending approval by the Arizona Board of Regents. Lloyd will receive a total compensation of $5.25 million the first season,...

Arizona hires Desireé Reed-Francois as athletic director to navigate move to Big 12

Feb. 19, 2024 16:05 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona has hired former Missouri athletic director Desireé Reed-Francois to guide the athletics department through financial difficulties prior to the school's move to the Big 12. Reed-Francois agreed to terms Monday on a five-year contract that will start at...

Long after tragic mysteries are solved, families of Native American victims are kept in the dark

Feb. 19, 2024 10:11 AM EST

It was the winter of 2021 when Philbert Shorty’s family found his abandoned car stuck in the mud outside the small community of Tsaile near the Arizona-New Mexico state line. “We knew something happened from the get-go," said his uncle, Ben Shorty. “We couldn’t find any answers.” ...