Arizona St. Rumors & News

  • Ex-Kansas forward Carlton Bragg transfers to Arizona State

    Kansas City Star "Former Kansas forward Carlton Bragg has decided to transfer to Arizona State, his mentor, Michael Graves confirmed to The Star on Wednesday. Bragg, a 6-foot-10 sophomore from Cleveland, visited ASU on Monday and Tuesday, his first campus visit since announcing plans to leave KU on April 6. He..." May 03

  • Oregon beats Arizona State in Pac-12 tournament

    The Sports Xchange "LAS VEGAS -- Oregon often uses a small lineup, with Pac-12 player of the year Dillon Brooks as an undersized power forward, but that doesn't mean the Ducks can't rebound. Fifth-ranked Oregon clamped down on defense against Arizona State in the second half Thursday, gobbling up boards and..." March 09

  • Arizona State outlasts Stanford in OT

    The Sports Xchange "Obinna Oleka scored a career-high 27 points with 13 rebounds to lead Arizona State to a 98-88 overtime victory over Stanford on Wednesday in the first round of the Pac-12 tournament at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Arizona State (15-17) scored on its first four possessions of the..." March 08

  • No. 7 Arizona clinches share of Pac-12 title

    The Sports Xchange "The hallmarks of Sean Miller's eight seasons at Arizona have been defense and rebounding. Those came to the forefront in the second half Saturday as the No. 7 Wildcats claimed a share of the Pac-12 title with a 73-60 victory over Arizona State in Tempe, Ariz. "Our defense was the..." March 04

  • Arizona State sends USC to fourth straight loss

    The Sports Xchange "Kodi Justice had a career-high 22 points and six 3-pointers and Arizona State scored the final seven points for an 83-82 Pac-12 victory over USC on Sunday at Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe, Ariz. Arizona State guard Tra Holder hit a layup with 29.1 seconds left to bring the Sun Devils within..." February 26

  • No. 5 Bruins outmuscle Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- UCLA loves the perimeter game, as its 285 3-pointers this season attest. But in the right situation, the Bruins can still pound, pound, pound the ball inside. UCLA freshman forward TJ Leaf scored 25 points, freshman center Ike Anigbogu had a career-high 12 and the No. 5..." February 24

  • Washington State roars past Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "Washington State center Conor Clifford had 19 points and Josh Hawkinson notched his school-record 54th career double-double as the Cougars pulled away for a 86-71 Pac-12 victory over Arizona State on Saturday at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman, Wash. Clifford had three layups and guard Malachi..." February 18

  • Sun Devils survive wild ending at Washington

    The Sports Xchange "SEATTLE -- Arizona State guard Torian Graham scored 29 points and guard Tra Holder added 21 in the Sun Devils' 83-81 Pac-12 victory over Washington on Thusday in a game that featured a wild final 10 seconds. Sun Devils forward Obinna Oleka blocked a drive by Markelle Fultz with 20.6 seconds..." February 17

  • Arizona State polishes off Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- Torian Graham had 24 points and six 3-pointers and hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 21.4 seconds remaining to help Arizona State to a 75-69 Pac-12 win over Stanford on Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena. Tra Holder and Shannon Evans II made two free throws apiece in the final 12.4..." February 11

  • Mullins, Rabb lead Cal to blowout win over Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "California guard Grant Mullins had 18 points on six 3-pointers and center Ivan Rabb had 13 points and 11 rebounds in the Bears' dominating 68-43 Pac-12 victory over the Arizona State Sun Devils on Wednesday at Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe, Ariz. Mullins made his first six 3-point attempts, the..." February 09

  • Arizona State hands Oregon State 11th straight loss

    The Sports Xchange "Guards Torian Graham and Shannon Evans II had 21 points and four 3-pointers apiece in the Sun Devils' 81-68 Pac-12 victory over the Oregon State Beavers at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis, Ore., on Saturday. Guards Tra Holder had 19 points, six rebounds and five assists and guard Kodi Justice had..." February 04

  • No. 13 Oregon survives Arizona State, 71-70

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon survived a scare against Arizona State to set up a battle for first place in the Pac-12 Conference on Saturday. Forward Dillon Brooks scored 27 points, including the final 12 for Oregon, as the 13th-ranked Ducks defeated Arizona State 71-70 Thursday night at Matthew..." February 03

  • Washington State tops Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- Josh Hawkinson had a career-high 31 points and Ike Iroegbu had 22 points and 10 assists in Washington State's 91-83 Pac-12 victory over Arizona State on Sunday at Wells Fargo Arena. Hawkinson was 10 of 16 from the field and made all nine of his free throws. He had 10 rebounds..." January 29

  • Evans, Holder steer Sun Devils past Huskies

    The Sports Xchange "Arizona State guards Shannon Evans II and Tra Holder combined for 48 points in the Sun Devils' 86-75 Pac-12 victory over the Washington Huskies on Wednesday at Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe, Ariz. Holder had 21 of his 23 points in the second half to help Arizona State (10-11, 3-5 Pac-12) break..." January 26

  • Stewart, USC fend off Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "Elijah Stewart scored 29 points to help USC hold on for an 82-79 victory over Arizona State in a Pac-12 Conference game Sunday evening at the Galen Center in Los Angeles. Jordan McLaughlin had 18 points and eight assists for USC (17-4, 4-4 Pac-12). Jonah Mathews scored 14 points while Nick..." January 22

  • No. 3 UCLA routs Arizona State 102-80

    The Sports Xchange "Arizona State tried time and time again to get back into the game, but No. 3 UCLA had enough firepower to blow by the Sun Devils 102-80 in a Pac-12 Conference game Thursday night at Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles. Isaac Hamilton had a huge first half and finished with 33 points for UCLA..." January 20

  • Arizona investigating Torian Graham's racial slur allegation, no proof yet

    Tuscon "Arizona has been looking into an incident before Thursday night's UA-ASU game in which ASU guard Torian Graham initially claimed there were racial slurs as he flashed a rude hand gesture at UA students while walking off the McKale Center floor following warmups. "I apologies for my actions,..." January 14

  • Markkanen scores 30 as No. 16 Arizona tops Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona forward Lauri Markkanen hit 3-pointers on back-to-back possessions in the first half, and coach Sean Miller had a message for his team. "The crowd got crazy," said guard Kadeem Allen, "and Coach said keep giving it to him. So we kept looking for him and he kept..." January 13

  • Arizona State's Graham says racial slurs prompted middle fingers

    The Big Lead "Arizona State guard Torian Graham delivered a double-barreled middle finger salute to the Arizona student section before Thursday night’s game. After scoring 18 points in a Sun Devils’ loss, Graham tweeted an apology for his actions. “I apologies [sic] for my actions,” he wrote. “There was..." January 13

  • Arizona State transfer Sam Cunliffe commits to Kansas

    Fanrag Sports "Former Arizona State Sun Devils talent, who turned transfer, Sam Cunliffe told FanRag Sports that he has committed to play for the Kansas Jayhawks. Through the team’s first 10 games, Cunliffe was averaging 9.5 points and 4.8 rebounds per contest. Per NCAA transfer rules, the freshman will be..." January 08

  • Utah holds off Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- Kyle Kuzma had a career-high 26 points and tied a career high with three 3-pointers and Utah made six free throws in the final 34 seconds in an 88-82 Pac-12 victory over Arizona State on Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena. Kuzma scored 19 points in the second half, 14 during a..." January 07

  • Arizona State edges Colorado 78-77

    The Sports Xchange "Arizona State guard Tra Holder made two free throws with 1.6 seconds and forward Obinna Oleka had his ninth double-double of the season in the Sun Devils' 78-77 Pac-12 victory over Colorado on Thursday at Wessel Fargo Arena in Tempe, Ariz. Holder grabbed an offensive rebound after guard..." January 06

  • Cal claims 81-65 win over Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "Ivan Rabb posted his sixth double-double of the season, leading Cal to an 81-65 victory over Arizona State on Sunday night at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif. Rabb had 20 points, 15 rebounds and five assists for Cal (10-4, 1-1 Pac-12), which bounced back after losing its conference opener..." January 02

  • Arizona State holds off Stanford in Pac-12 opener

    The Sports Xchange "Torian Graham and Tra Holder combined for 55 points to lead Arizona State over Stanford 98-93 in the Pac-12 opener for both teams on Friday night in Tempe, Ariz. Arizona State (8-6) weathered a late rally fueled by Stanford guard Marcus Sheffield, who scored 15 of the Cardinal's last 21..." December 31

  • Arizona State rolls past Central Arkansas

    The Sports Xchange "Arizona State guard Torian Graham scored 26 points, guard Shannon Evans II had 23 points and the Sun Devils tied a school record with 18 three-pointers in a 98-62 victory over Central Arkansas at Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe, Ariz., on Thursday. Forward Obinna Oleka had 18 points and a..." December 22

  • Foster leads Creighton over Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- No. 9 Creighton has never been ranked higher in the national polls, but the Bluejays see no reason to stop now. Guard Marcus Foster scored a season-high 29 points to lead six players in double figures, and the Bluejays (12-0) made 14 3-pointers in a 96-85 victory over Arizona..." December 21

  • Forward Kenny Wooten commits to ASU men's basketball

    Arizona Republic "Kenny Wooten, a 6-8 forward currently attending prep school Trinity International in Las Vegas, committed to Arizona State basketball on Tuesday during a recruiting visit before the Sun Devils' game against No. 9 Creighton. Wooten originally signed with Nevada but received a release from his..." December 21

  • New Mexico State upends Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "Braxton Huggins had 24 points and set a career high with six 3-pointers and New Mexico State extended its winning streak to eight with an 81-70 victory over Arizona State on Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena in Tempe, Ariz. Aggies guard Ian Baker had 19 points, and his free throw with 9:47..." December 17

  • Report: ASU freshman forward Sam Cunliffe expected to transfer

    Arizona Sports "Arizona State freshman forward Sam Cunliffe was reportedly expected to transfer from the program after playing 10 games for the Sun Devils, reports ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. The starting small forward is averaging 9.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 25 minutes per game. He is shooting 35..." December 13

  • Evans, Arizona State too strong for San Diego State

    The Sports Xchange "SAN DIEGO -- Arizona State guard Shannon Evans II scored 16 point and made four 3-pointers in the second half as the Sun Devils pulled away for a 74-63 victory over San Diego State at the Viejas Arena on Saturday. Guard Tra Holder had 17 points and forward Obinna Oleka had 15 and 12 rebounds..." December 10

  • No. 18 Purdue overwhelms Arizona State from distance

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- Whether it was down low or way outside, No. 18 Purdue flexed its collective muscles in overwhelming Arizona State 97-64 in the first game of the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. Purdue (7-2) hit 15 of 27 3-pointers, scored 42 points in the paint and..." December 06

  • Guard trio leads Arizona State rout of UNLV

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- Guard Shannon Evans II had 28 points, guard Torian Graham had 22 and Arizona State made 18 3-point field goals in a 97-71 victory over the UNLV Rebels at Wells Fargo Arena on Saturday. Guard Tra Holder had 20 points, and the trio combined to make 15-of-25 3-pointers. Graham..." December 03

  • No. 1 Kentucky routs Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "NASSAU, Bahamas -- No. 1 Kentucky ran its record to 7-0 Monday night with a 115-69 victory over Arizona State in a regular-season game played at the Atlantis resort on Paradise Island. "They were spectacular," Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley said. "I don't think I've seen a faster team in..." November 28

  • Cunliffe helps Arizona State outslug The Citadel

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State freshman Sam Cunliffe recorded career highs with 23 points and 10 rebounds and guard Tra Holder had 22 points in a 127-110 victory over The Citadel at Wells Fargo Arena on Wednesday. Reserve guard Kodi Justice had a season-high 20 points, Obi Oleka had 20 points..." November 23