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Savon Goodman Transfers To Arizona State

Savon Goodman has transferred to Arizona State.

Goodman averaged 3.6 points and 2.4 rebounds per game as a freshman at UNLV in 12-13. Goodman attended Indian Hills CC this year but did not play basketball to preserve his eligibility.

Via Raphielle Johnson/College Basketball Talk

Gordon, Nick Johnson Likely To Declare; Hollis-Jefferson, Zeus Leaning Toward Staying

Aaron Gordon will leave Arizona for the 2014 NBA Draft and sources say Nick Johnson is likely to declare as well.

Gordon is considered a lock to become a lottery pick.

In addition, freshman Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and sophomore 7-footer Kaleb Tarczewski have been contemplating whether to return to school. However, sources close to the situation told ESPN.com that both players are leaning toward returning to Tucson.

Via Jeff Goodman/ESPN

Florida, Arizona, Wichita State, Virginia Receive Four No. 1 Seeds

Florida, Arizona, Wichita State and Virginia are the four No. 1 seeds of the 2014 NCAA Tournament.

Kansas, Wisconsin, Michigan and Villanova are the four No. 2 seeds, while Iowa State, Syracuse, Creighton and Duke are the four No. 4 seeds.

Louisville, the defending champions, received a controversial No. 4 seed, along with UCLA, Michigan State and San Diego State.

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Via RealGM Staff Report

UCLA Beats Arizona To Win Pac-12 Tournament

UCLA defeated Arizona by a final score of 75-71 to win the 2014 Pac-12 Conference Tournament.

Kyle Anderson was named Tournament MVP and was joined on the All-Tournament Team by Nick Johnson, Aaron Gordon, Joseph Young, Askia Booker and Chasson Randle.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Johnson, Gordon Headline Pac-12 Awards

Nick Johnson of Arizona has been named Pac-12 Player of the Year.

Johnson was joined on the All-Pac-12 First Team by Aaron Gordon, Jordan Adams, Kyle Anderson, Jahii Carson, Justin Cobbs, Dwight Powell, Chasson Randle, Josh Scott and Delon Wright.

Gordon was also named Pac-12 Freshman of the Year.

On the All-Pac-12 Second Team are Jordan Bachynski, T.J. McConnell, Roberto Nelson, C.J. Wilcox and Joseph Young.

Bachynski was also named Defensive Player of the Year.

Joining Gordon on the All-Freshman Team are Bryce Alford, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, Zach Lavine and Nigel Williams-Goss.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Scout: Ashley's Injury Could Help Aaron Gordon's Draft Stock By Playing Natural Position

Aaron Gordon continues to show questionable ability on offense and projects as a tweener between small forward and power forward.

Gordon attempted to establish himself as a small forward beside Brandon Ashley at power forward, but he will now move over to his more natural position with Ashley out for Arizona.

"He's stuck between positions and I think we're going to have to embrace the fact that ideally, he's a four in our league," one scout said. "Now that Brandon Ashley likely is out the season, he'll move to his natural position and I think that will help his stock. Once he gets stronger, I think he'll be fine there. He's so quick, plays the game the right way and plays so hard, he's going to be really good. But you have to understand what he is and what he isn't."

Via Chad Ford/ESPN

Brandon Ashley Out For Season With Foot Injury

Brandon Ashley will miss the remainder of the season with a foot injury.

Ashley was averaging 11.5 points and 5.8 rebounds per game for previously undefeated Arizona.

"Last night, early in our Cal game, Brandon Ashley suffered a foot injury that will end his season," Arizona coach Sean Miller said in a statement. "While we're all disappointed, we are also aware that Brandon needs our support and positive energy surrounding him. ... This adversity will ultimately make Brandon and our team stronger moving forward."

Miller feared the injury was a broken foot after the game.

"We have to get back to the drawing board and make sure we can move forward if Brandon is not with us," Miller said shortly after the loss.

Arizona will use Rondae Hollis-Jefferson as Ashley's replacement in the starting lineup, but depth will become an issue for Miller's team.

Via Jeff Goodman/ESPN

Arizona, Syracuse Remain At No. 1, No. 2 In Latest AP Top-25

Arizona is again ranked No. 1 in the latest AP Top-25 poll after beating Arizona State 91-68 last week.

Syracuse remains undefeated and at No. 2 following wins against Boston College and Pitt.

Michigan State and Villanova each moved up to No. 3 and No. 4 respectively, while Wisconsin dropped to No. 9 after losing at Indiana and at home against Michigan.

Michigan, Kansas State and Oklahoma entered the top-25, replacing Creighton, Colorado and UCLA.

The Big 12 has six top-25 teams, followed by five for the Big Ten.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Tyler Dorsey Commits To Arizona

Tyler Dorsey has committed to Arizona.

Dorsey is rated No. 7 by ESPN for the class of 2015.

Dorsey is a versatile 6'4 guard out of St. John Bosco in California. Sean Miller has recruited with tremendous success in California since arriving at Arizona.

Dorsey was also recruited by Duke, UCLA, Kansas and Kentucky.

Via Jeff Goodman/ESPN

Justise Winslow Commits To Duke

Justise Winslow has committed to Duke.

Winslow, a 6'5 small forward out of St. John's School in Houston, is ranked 10th overall in the class of 2014.

Winslow also considered Texas A&M, Arizona, UCLA and Florida.

Duke has already received commitments from Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones and Grayson Allen.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Arizona Wildcats Archives

Stanley Johnson Commits To Arizona

Stanley Johnson has committed to Arizona, choosing the Wildcats over Kentucky and USC.

Scouts Doubt Aaron Gordon Can Transition To Small Forward

Aaron Gordon is trying to transition to the small forward this season from his natural big man position in high school.

Brandon Ashley Has Gained 15 Pounds Since Last Season

Brandon Ashley has gained 15 pounds since his freshman season at Arizona.

Aaron Gordon Runs 5:22 Mile

Aaron Gordon finished second in the Wildcats' annual mile run.

Sean Miller: 'Unfair' Comparison Between Aaron Gordon, Blake Griffin

Aaron Gordon often draws comparisons to Blake Griffin.

Stanley Johnson Schedules Visits To Kentucky, Arizona, Florida, USC

Stanley Johnson is a top-15 player in the 2014 class.

Arizona Lands Craig Victor

Craig Victor is a top-25 prospect in the class of 2014.

Myles Turner Reduces List To Eight Schools

Myles Turner is considering Duke, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisville, Arizona, Ohio State, Oklahoma State and Texas.

Calipari, Self, Sean Miller Considered Best Recruiters In College Basketball

John Calipari is unsurprisingly rated as the best head coach in college basketball when it comes to recruiting as he has built a pipeline to the NBA while at Kentucky.

Donovan: Aaron Gordon's Effort, Energy Comparable To Joakim Noah

Aaron Gordon is projected as a lottery pick should he declare for the NBA draft next season.

Cliff Alexander Trims College List To 10

Cliff Alexander is considering Kansas, Michigan State, Kentucky, Louisville, Illinois, DePaul, Indiana, Memphis, Baylor and Arizona.

Aaron Gordon Expects To Play Small Forward At Arizona

Aaron Gordon's position in the NBA remains unclear, though he could certainly play minutes at both positions due to how power forwards are evolving.

List Of 77 Early Entry Candidates For 2013 NBA Draft

The 2013 NBA Draft has 77 early entry candidates, with 46 players from United States' colleges and 31 internatinoal players.
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