Kyle Kensing

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How Much Of A 'Dog Are The 'Cats?


Twenty-four, 24, 231/2: those are the point spreads has posted for Saturday's Oregon-Arizona match-up, the Pacific 12 Conference opener for both teams. If season average holds for the...

South Carolina State Preview: A Bulldog Upset of Arizona Would Be Landmark


Arizona must impose its will on South Carolina State early to avoid becoming the MEAC's landmark win.

Rich Rodriguez's Pro Set Talk More Than Empty Rhetoric


When Rich Rodriguez called the spread "the new pro set," it wasn't taken too seriously. Matt Scott & Week 1 in the NFL might change that.

Rich Rodriguez Introduces A New Arizona Football


"Not this again." You probably said the same thing -- or something similar and with vulgarities redacted -- when Wes Lunt threw Tracy Moore his second touchdown pass less than midway through the...

Arizona Enters AP Poll at No. 24


Arizona's 59-38 defeat of previously ranked No. 18 Oklahoma State commanded national attention, evidenced in the Wildcats' No. 24 slotting in the new Associated Press poll. UA earned 149 points,...

Previewing Oklahoma State from A Cowboy Perspective


Arizona faces Oklahoma State for the third time since Dec. 2010 this Saturday. We have a preview of the Cowboys.

Aaron Torres Sports: Arizona Prospect Aaron Gordon at Under Armour Elite 24


College football and basketball blogger (and author of a book chronicling a certain team that beat Arizona in the Elite Eight) Aaron Torres has exclusive video from the Under Armour Elite 24 last week. Included is Arizona target Aaron Gordon, a versatile forward from Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose.

Did Shaquille Richardson Give Oklahoma State Extra Motivation?


Shaquille Richardson told reporters this week that facing true freshman Oklahoma State quarterback Wes Lunt is "going to be fun," though past match-ups against the Cowboys have been anything but for Arizona's defense.

Evaluating Game 1 of the Rich Rodriguez Era


Arizona survived to beat Toledo in Rich Rodriguez's debut. What positives and negatives do the Wildcats build off of from here?

Arizona-Toledo Preview: Two-Quarterback Rocket Offense Bucks Trends


Terrance Owens and Austin Dantin prove that a two-quarterback system can flourish, leading Toledo to 42 PPG in 2011.

Running With The Pac '12 - Swinging Swords and Spreading Offense at Washington State

Forget the pirates, Civil War generals, hunting trips, and failed Senatorial campaigns: Mike Leach can win. But will he in his first season at Washington State?

Running With The Pac '12 - Utah Pac-12-Prepped Or Sophomore Slumping?

Utah had a baptism by fire in the Pac-12 last season, but that should translate to a better, faster and stronger Ute team in 2012.

Running With The Pac '12 - Jim Mora Needs To Back Up Tough Talk

Jim Mora has talked tough since taking over at UCLA, but he must back up his hard words with wins to avoid the fate previous Bruin coaches have suffered.

Arizona Secondary Preview: 3-3-5 Offers New Positions, Looks

Arizona's new defensive coordinator Jeff Casteel installs his 3-3-5 stack defense, a scheme built around play making in the secondary.

Running With The Pac '12: Oregon State Seeking To Reignite Spark


Oregon State was a model of consistency through much of the 2000s, winning at least eight games seven times. The Beavers have since hit hard times, and face a tough road back to competitiveness.

Running With The Pac '12 - To Be The Man, You've Gotta Beat Oregon


Oregon remains the team to beat in the Pac-12. With three straight conference championships, Chip Kelly has established a winning philosophy.

Running With The Pac '12 - More Change Looms For Colorado


Colorado is entering its second season in the Pac-12, coming off a 2-1 finish to 2011.

Nick Foles Comes Up Big on Monday Night Opportunity


Nick Foles filled in for an injured Michael Vick Monday night and turned heads with two touchdowns on 18-28 passing.

Pac-12 Networks Launch: Looking Forward By Looking Back


Today's launch of the Pac-12 Networks will have most thinking about the future, conjuring images of HD TVs, laptops and tablets. And indeed, with the hub and regional networks adding partners daily...

First 2012-13 Bracketology Has Arizona A 6-Seed, UCLA At 1


Joe Lunardi's early Bracketology has Arizona slated as a No. 6 seed, and UCLA tabbed for a top spot. Is this indicative of a return to glory for the struggling Pac-12 Conference?

Running With The Pac '12: Back In Memorial Stadium, Is Cal Also Back in Conference Contention?


The Pac-12 pre-season preview continues, this time moving to the North and Cal. Is Jeff Tedford's team a surprise contender?

Arizona Daily Star: Wilbur & Wilma Wildcat Get A Makeover


Friday's Daily Star has a timeline of the Arizona mascots over the year, as well as a look at Tucson's First 'Cats makeover. I cannot speak for the G, but Wilbur and Wilma have certainly T'd and L'd: the mascots have a darker look to their "fur" and Wilbur has a wider brim to his trademark cowboy hat.

Arizona football headed to Fort Huachuca for pre-season camp. Rich Rodriguez speaks about the...


Arizona football headed to Fort Huachuca for pre-season camp. Rich Rodriguez speaks about the experience.

Arizona Visits UCLA March 2, ESPN Basketball GameDay Will Be In Westwood


ESPN Basketball GameDay will be at Pauley Pavilion on March 2 for UCLA vs. Arizona, a likely rejuvenation of a once storied rivalry.

ASU Release Credits Todd Graham For West Virginia Turnaround

Arizona head coach Rich Rodriguez commented on the intensity of the Duel in the Desert during Pac-12 Media Day, and added "if you can't get up for that one, there's something wrong." Obviously...

Anthony Gimino: Rich Rodriguez Stays In Conference For No. 1 Vote


Rich Rodriguez is one of the 59 coaches who participates in the USA Today Coaches Poll. And while The Tucson Citizen's Anthony Gimino reports Rodriguez gets assistance in formulating his top 25, he had no doubt that No. 1 deserved to be in the Pac-12. Rodriguez tabbed USC as the country's top team leading into the season. He backed his definitive stance on the Trojans saying "they have the most talented team in the country coming back."

Desert Swarm Podcast: Previewing The Season With Rich Rodriguez, Matt Scott, & Jake Fischer

The Desert Swarm podcast debuts, counting down to the 2012 football season. There is much change on the way, which Rich Rodriguez, Matt Scott and Jake Fischer detailed at Pac-12 Media Day. Listen...

Big Blue View: Undrafted David Douglas Catching on with Giants


A few months ago, our own Kevin Zimmerman discussed the breakout potential of wide receiver David Douglas. Yielding to Terrell Turner and Juron Criner, and sharing catches with Dave Roberts and Delashaun Dean, Douglas was a sometimes easy player to overlook. NFL scouts obviously did when not a franchise exhausted a draft pick on him last April. But catching on with the defending Super Bowl champions is not a bad way to come into the league. And playing in the epicenter of American media, Douglas might fly under the radar no longer.

Iggy Watch: Without Three Iguodala 3-Pointers, USA Only Beats Nigeria By 74

Ron Burgundy most accurately sums up Team USA's 156-73 beating of Nigeria in Thursday's Olympic match-up: Indeed, the Americans jumped ahead by a lot. Early. And Mike Krzyzewski shamelessly ran up...

Previewing Arizona's Pac-12 Network Debut vs. Oklahoma State


SBNation is partnered with the Pac-12, previewing upcoming dates on the conference's new network. Wednesday was AZ Desert Swarm's turn to take a look at the Wildcats's Pac-12 Network debut against Oklahoma State (with any assist from our friends at Cowboys Ride For Free). See if you will get Pac-12 Networks from your TV provider by visiting the Pac-12 Networks Channel Finder. Answers to frequently asked questions are at

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