Sport

Suns cultivate family culture through Oubre’s Valley Boyz pop-up shop

PHOENIX – Kelly Oubre Jr.'s pop-up shop that donated funds to Deandre Ayton's hurricane relief cause was a reflection of the family image the Phoenix Suns hope to cultivate this season.


Fair game: Esports makes its mark at Arizona State Fair

PHOENIX – The Arizona State Fair featured a decked out esports exhibit for the first time, with thousands of dollars in prizes.


A summer for change: The new-look Suns attempt to fix Phoenix’s basketball culture

PHOENIX – With their revamped roster and new head coach, the Phoenix Suns are looking to change the way they are looked at around the NBA.


AIA clears schools named in leaked information scandal, expresses concern about reporting

PHOENIX – The Arizona Interscholastic Association decided to clear schools that were connected to the scandal involving a former Mountain Pointe assistant coach.


Cardinals come alive with play of Chase Edmonds, return of Patrick Peterson

TEMPE – Guess who has won three straight games? An Arizona Cardinals team that many wrote off showed strength on both sides of the ball in a victory over the New York Giants.


Neutral zone: ASU football coach Herm Edwards will talk objectivity, passion as Cronkite professor

PHOENIX – He "plays to win the game," but he teaches, too. Arizona State football coach Herm Edwards will be in classrooms at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication this spring as a professor of practice.


Here’s the kicker: Once a walk-on, Cristian Zendejas plays key role for ASU

TEMPE - Cristian Zendejas, son of ASU legend Luis Zendejas, is now starting for the school for which his father played. And he is trying to make his own way.


New Scottsdale production company hopes to change landscape of esports in Arizona

SCOTTSDALE – A new production company dedicated to esports has opened in Scottsdale and hopes to put Arizona on the esports map.


‘Coach, I got you’: Jayden Daniels says it, does it in ASU win over WSU

TEMPE – Late in the game, quarterback Jayden Daniels looked at coach Herm Edwards and told him he would get Arizona State a victory. He delivered as promised.


‘They don’t know any better’: Why being naive is a good thing for ASU football’s freshmen

TEMPE – Freshmen, including the quarterback, have powered Arizona State football this season. Their accompanying naiveté has proven to be a good thing when the stakes are high.


Transfers Jaylen Fisher, Isiah Brown add to excitement surrounding GCU basketball

PHOENIX – The GCU men’s basketball team welcomes two new transfer players, Jaylen Fisher and Isiah Brown.


An inside look at the College Football Playoff selection

GRAPEVINE – Every year, the College Football Playoff invites students to Grapevine, Texas, to participate in mock selection exercises and see what the team ranking process is all about.