For Jawann McClellan returning to Chicago conjures up a number of emotions. He was on the 2005 team that saw their Final Four hopes die in a late rally by the Illini. It also has some family relevance. McClellan addressed the media about the significance of the trip.
December 6, 2007
Nic Wise and Jawann McClellan are looking forward to a shot at Texas A&M. Not only is it a ranked team, but the Aggies have a roster full of Houston players. The Wildcat Texans talked about playing the home state opponent.
December 2, 2007
The one constant most people are used to going into an Arizona men's basketball season opener is that Lute Olson would be on the bench as the head coach of the Wildcats. However, that won't be the case tonight with Olson's leave of absence still taking place. While this isn't something the team was expecting, they know they must turn their attention to the task at hand; Northern Arizona.
November 13, 2007
While Arizona has many questions, they should have very few on the wing. Thanks to super-sophomore Chase Budinger, the Wildcats are in very good hands.
November 12, 2007
Any talk of the Wildcat backcourt has to begin with Jerryd Bayless. The questions regarding the talented freshman are not if he will start, but where. Quite frankly, he is too good, too advanced not to start from day one for the Wildcats.
November 11, 2007
Jawann McClellan has seen a lot in his 3+ years in Tucson. Injuries, personal tragedy and the like. Now he's dealing with Lute Olson's leave of absence. McClellan met with the Tucson media and discussed Olson, Kevin O'Neill and playing more defense.
November 7, 2007
Yesterday, the Cats tipped off their season unofficially with their first exhibition against the Stingers from Concordia. However, they did it in a way that the players, fans, and community didn't expect, a way that was completely different than how things usually go with an Arizona Wildcats basketball game.
November 5, 2007
It was only a scrimmage. It is tough to take a whole lot from the Red/Blue game, but we do get a first glimpse from this team. There were some good things, some bad things and some things we may not know what to make of for a few weeks.
October 31, 2007