Sport

NCAA, Arizona universities look to address lack of women coaching women’s sports

PHOENIX – The NCAA and Arizona universities are paying close attention to the issue of gender discrepancy when it comes to coaching women's sports. Since the passage of Title IX, the percentage of women coaches has declined.


Hotshots: Support, criticism follow news of new Arizona pro football team’s name

TEMPE – A new football league has stirred controversy with the name "Hotshots." For some, its a tribute to the Granite Mountain Hotshots. For others, it's exploiting a tragedy.


‘We want to change the narrative’: Suns eye significant turnaround

PHOENIX – The Phoenix Suns kicked off the 2018-19 season with their annual media day. They hope their mix of veteran experience and young talent will culminate in more wins this season.


Changing hands: Cardinals opt to go with rookie quarterback Josh Rosen

TEMPE – The Arizona Cardinals named rookie quarterback Josh Rosen their starter on Monday. Rosen was drafted 10th overall by in the 2018 draft.


Off the beaten path: Crowded trails lead to frustration, unsanctioned treks

PHOENIX - Heavy Phoenix traffic is extending beyond paved roads. Gridlock on hiking trails is leading people off sanctioned paths and creating tension among users.


Saguaro High community, led by famous alumni, rallies around deli owner

SCOTTSDALE – Casella’s Deli has been an important part of the Saguaro community for more than 40 years and hundreds came to support the owner during his difficult time.


Despite cries for Rosen, Cardinals coach Wilks sounds committed to Bradford

TEMPE – As fans clamor for Josh Rosen, Cardinals coach Steve Wilks sounds committed to Sam Bradford.


A good run: Eno Benjamin’s strong start hints at big things for ASU

TEMPE - Running back Eno Benjamin is off to a strong start for Arizona State football.


Pat Tillman’s legacy to be honored in football game between alma mater, Liberty High

PEORIA - The late Pat Tillman's legacy will be honored when his alma mater, Leland High School, plays Liberty High in Peoria for a football game.


The place to be: Grand Canyon soccer leads nation in average attendance

PHOENIX – The Havocs have built a student section that supports Grand Canyon sports with a fiery passion, and no one is benefiting more than the men’s soccer team.


From shipyard to Top 25 coach: San Diego State meaningful to ASU’s Edwards

TEMPE – From head coach Herm Edwards to defensive coordinator Danny Gonzales, San Diego State has special meaning to ASU football staff.


For first time, gamers can customize female players for NBA Live

PHOENIX -- For the first time, video gamers can customize female players for NBA Live. They can also pattern their play after top WNBA players.