Arizona Rumors & News

  • Cheerleader ejected for heckling during Arizona's victory at Arizona State

    Arizona Central "Rivalries bring out the wild side of everybody – and, apparently, cheerleaders are not immune. During the second half of Thursday night's game between Arizona and Arizona State in Tempe, play was stopped momentarily while a UA cheerleader was ejected from the game. According to Rule 10,..." February 16

  • 5-Star PG Jahvon Quinerly to Commit to Villanova After Decommitting from Arizona

    Bleacher Report "Prized point guard prospect Jahvon Quinerly is reportedly planning to play college basketball at Villanova after decommitting from the University of Arizona in October. Per Yahoo Sports' Pete Thamel, Quinerly will pledge to the Wildcats on Wednesday. Quinerly's talent is obvious. He's a..." February 13

  • Arizona coach Sean Miller after loss: 'I can't reach' players

    ESPN "After No. 14 Arizona's nine-game winning streak ended Saturday, Wildcats coach Sean Miller said he's having a difficult time reaching his players. Arizona never recovered from a sluggish start in a game it never led. The team shot 30 percent in the first half and also struggled defensively,..." January 07

  • Shareef O'Neal: I Spoke with LaMelo He's Pumped About Lithuania!

    TMZ "Shareef O'Neal isn't just a stud basketball player -- he's also got some reporting chops ... and he's got the inside scoop on LaMelo Ball. Shaq's son was at the TDE Watts Christmas Charity Concert when he told us he spoke with LaMelo about his move to play pro ball in Lithuania ... and told us..." December 22

  • Arizona coach, player out for violating NCAA rules

    wkbw.com "University of Arizona assistant basketball coach Mark Phelps and senior basketball player Keanu Pinder have both been suspended from the team for violating unspecified NCAA rules. Both will miss Friday's game against Northern Arizona University. Phelps's suspension is without pay and will..." November 10

  • Arizona assistant coach charged in bribery scandal appealing pre-termination notice

    CBS Sports "Arizona assistant Emanuel "Book" Richardson, one of 10 individuals implicated in the FBI's probe that uncovered bribery and corruption inside college basketball last month, is appealing a pre-termination notice he received from the university shortly after the Department of Justice's findings were..." October 25

  • Five-star point guard Jahvon Quinerly decommits from Arizona Wildcats' class of 2018

    Tuscon "Five-star point guard Jahvon Quinerly announced he has decommitted from Arizona on Thursday night, just over three weeks after he was named in a federal complaint that quoted a sports agent saying he took $15,000. If Quinerly was found to have taken an amount that high, he most likely would not..." October 20

  • Arizona basketball allegedly offered recruit $150K; 'Book' Richardson paid another $15K

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Closer inspection of the FBI indictments filed Tuesday suggest Arizona basketball's Emanuel "Book" Richardson paid $15,000 to a top 2018 recruit, and that Arizona basketball was at least willing to offer $150,000 to another. According to complaints filed by the Justice Department, Richardson —..." September 29

  • FBI arrests assistant basketball coaches in corruption scheme

    Clutch Points "The details are not yet full out there, but reports have surfaced that at least two college basketball assistant coaches were arrested by the FBI for a corruption scheme. Lamont Evans of Oklahoma State, Emanuel Richardson of Arizona, and Chuck Person of Auburn University are two of the coaches..." September 26

  • Four NCAA basketball assistants arrested in alleged fraud scheme involving Adidas

    Larry Brown Sports "The FBI announced on Tuesday that four NCAA basketball coaches are among the 10 people who have been arrested and charged with fraud and corruption in an alleged scandal involving a top executive at Adidas. According to the indictments, Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person, Southern California..." September 26

  • Four-star big man Nazreon Reid commits to LSU over Arizona

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Nazreon Reid will take his skills to LSU. The four-star big man , the No. 3 power forward in the class of 2018, on Tuesday announced he has committed to play for the Tigers. Reid opted for LSU over Arizona after visiting the Louisiana school several times this summer and meeting with coach..." September 13