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Arizona guard Bennedict Mathurin (0) dunks against Arizona State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Arizona beats rival Arizona State 80-67 for season sweep

Jan. 26, 2021 1:56 AM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona dominated early in its rematch with rival Arizona State, turning missed shots and mistakes into easy baskets while building a massive lead. The Wildcats weren't quite as good in the second half, committing sloppy turnovers and letting off the gas as the Sun Devils whittled away...

Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley, left, argues with a referee after a technical foul was called on the Arizona State bench during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game Southern California on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, in Tempe, Ariz. USC won 73-64. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Pac-12 reprimands Arizona State's Bobby Hurley for comments

Jan. 22, 2021 11:16 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Pac-12 Conference has reprimanded Arizona State basketball coach Bobby Hurley for his comments about the officiating late in a loss to rival Arizona. The conference said Friday that Hurley was reprimanded for public comments about the officials following an 84-82 loss to the...

Arizona State guard Alonzo Verge Jr. drives between Arizona's Bennedict Mathurin (0), Azuolas Tubelis (10) and James Akinjo during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Tubelis' tip lifts Arizona to 84-82 win over Arizona State

Jan. 22, 2021 12:13 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Azoulas Tubelis had a hard time adjusting to Arizona State's tempo and was a nonfactor well into the second half. With game on the line, the Lithuanian freshman came up with the two biggest plays of the night — maybe of the season. Tubelis scored on a tip-in at the buzzer seconds...

UTEP pulls away to beat Arizona State 76-63

Dec. 16, 2020 11:47 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A rash of turnovers put UTEP in an eight-point halftime hole against Arizona State, not an ideal spot for a mid-major team to be on the road against a Pac-12 school. The Miners shook off their mistakes and played a nearly perfect second half, pulling off their biggest nonconference win...

Arizona State forward Taeshon Cherry (35) and Grand Canyon guard Jovan Blacksher Jr. run down a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ralph Freso)

No. 23 Arizona State holds off Grand Canyon 71-70

Dec. 13, 2020 6:42 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Remy Martin had a rare quiet night in Arizona State's previous game, playing with what coach Bobby Hurley called a blank look in his eyes. Martin's fire was back against Grand Canyon and the Sun Devils needed every bit of it. Martin hit a 3-pointer with 9 seconds left and scored 23 of of his...

Arizona State guard Remy Martin (1) tries to drive past San Diego State forward Matt Mitchell, left, and guard Trey Pulliam, right, during the first half of a college basketball game Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

No. 24 San Diego State beats No. 23 Arizona State 80-68

Dec. 11, 2020 1:14 AM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — San Diego State was so worried about Arizona State's fast break, it sent three players back on defense after every miss, leaving its two big men to work the offensive glass. Two against five turned out to be pretty good odds for the hard-working Aztecs. Jordan Schakel scored 25 points,...

California forward Kuany Kuany, left, reaches for the ball under Arizona State guard Holland Woods during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Berkeley, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

No. 25 Arizona State holds off Cal 70-62 in Pac-12 opener

Dec. 4, 2020 1:08 AM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Remy Martin and his supporting cast delivered down the stretch each time California threatened. Martin produced another impressive performance on Cal's home floor, finishing with 22 points, five assists and four rebounds as No. 25 Arizona State beat the Golden Bears 70-62 on...

Arizona State's Josh Christopher (13) dunks during the first half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Villanova, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020, in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

No. 25 Arizona State at Cal highlights Pac-12 this week

Dec. 1, 2020 6:41 PM EST

A look at things to watch this week in Pac-12 Conference basketball: GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 25 Arizona State at California, Thursday. The Sun Devils opened the season at No. 18 in the preseason AP Top 25 and dropped seven spots this week after opening 2-1. Arizona State beat Rhode Island in Connecticut in its...

Arizona State guard Remy Martin, right, passes the ball around Houston Baptist center Ryan Gomes (50) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Arizona State routs Houston Baptist 100-77 in home opener

Nov. 29, 2020 6:39 PM EST

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State harassed Houston Baptist into a slew of turnovers, leading to easy baskets in transition during a massive first-half run. Coming off a bogged-down loss to No. 3 Villanova, the Sun Devils were at their free-flowing best and turned their home opener into a rout. Marcus...

Villanova's Jeremiah Robinson-Earl, front, looks to shoot as Arizona State's Marcus Bagley, back left, and Jalen Graham defend during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020, in Uncasville, Conn. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

No. 3 Villanova beats No. 18 ASU 83-74 to win Empire Classic

Nov. 27, 2020 12:55 AM EST

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Coming into this season, Villanova coach Jay Wright wondered who might replace Saddiq Bey as the Wildcats' go-to player. After two games, Wright thinks Jeremiah Robinson-Earl may have answered that question for him. Robinson-Earl followed up an 18-point performance in the season...