Sunday, August 9, 2020

Wildcat nation, welcome to the Dave Heeke era

Arizona athletic director Dave Heeke spent his first year and a half putting out Greg Byrne's fires. Now it's Heeke's time to shine.

Arizona’s non-conference schedule sucks, therefore I predict another early March exit

The Arizona men's basketball team has scheduled another weak non-conference schedule. If history repeats itself, the 'Cats will pay for it in March.

Arizona Football Schedule Breakdown: Week 1 vs. BYU

Arizona lost to BYU to start the 2016 season. They're starting this season against the Cougars, as well. How will they fare?

Steve Kerr – Arizona’s greatest alumnus

Steve Kerr is in the process of coaching the Golden State Warriors to their third championship in four years, won five rings as a player and led Arizona to their first Final Four. Oh, and he's been incredibly outspoken about social issues. Steve Kerr is Arizona's greatest alumnus.

Sean Miller needs to develop players rather than just recruit five stars

Sean Miller's best teams at Arizona have featured dominant non-freshmen. Miller needs to return to the mindset of player development, rather than relying on freshmen's high school skills, if Arizona is going to make deep runs in March going forward.

The Suns need to draft Deandre Ayton

The Suns need to draft DeAndre Ayton, not just for his incredible ability to play basketball, but because he's the person to bring the Suns back to relevancy. It doesn't hurt that he played for the University of Arizona, either.

TJ McConnell: The most underrated Wildcat in recent memory

TJ McConnell led Arizona to back-to-back Elite Eights but was overshadowed by the likes of Nick Johnson and Aaron Gordon. Maybe he wasn't the hero Arizona fans wanted, but he's the hero they got, and that needs to be recognized.

Ranking Arizona’s nine seasons under Sean Miller

Sean Miller has been at Arizona for nine years, and in during that tenure, he's been knocking on the door of the Final Four, but has also had unsuccessful seasons. How do they all rank?

Is Sean Miller’s seat hot?

Sean Miller has earned success at the conference level, but not the national level lately. Have the early tournament exits heated Miller's seat at all?

Arizona Athletics has to change: Basketball
Arizona basketball, at a time in which the 'Cats are honoring legendary coach Lute Olson, is at a crossroads. Arizona needs to look in the history books at what got them to where they are in order to go higher.
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