News archive from 11 November 2017

Arizona flu cases continue upward climb, health officials say

CLOSE Dr. Devin Minior of Banner Urgent Care talks about the flu and symptoms, prevention and tips on what to do if you contract it. Tom Tingle/ The number of local influenza cases in Arizona spiked upward last week, but the numbers are...


Unknown Alex Bowman will get recognized soon enough when he takes over Earnhardt's ride

So the soon-to-be new full-time driver of the Nationwide No. 88 Chevrolet decided to take his girlfriend on a date the other night. And when you're the lucky guy who gets to take the wheel from NASCAR's most popular driver the past 14 years - Dale...

AZCentral, 19:16 in Sport
NAU football: Coach Jerome Souers, 12 seniors to make final appearance in Flagstaff

NAU football: Coach Jerome Souers, 12 seniors to make final appearance in Flagstaff

Saturday's gameMontana State at Northern Arizona When: 5 p.m. Where: J. Lawrence Walkup Skydome, Flagstaff Radio: Money Radio 1510 AM and 105.3 FM. NAU update (6-3, 5-1 Big Sky): Jerome Souers, the longest tenured football coach in the history of the...

AZCentral, 19:50 in Sport

Bickley: Pro golf at Phoenix Country Club is blast from the past

Some golf tournaments hand out green jackets and famous trophies. Some are wild parties that have very little to do with golf. The 2017 Charles Schwab Cup Championship is a time capsule. A journey into the past. A reminder of who we were, and how the...

AZCentral, 19:57 in Sport

Derrick Hall says Diamondbacks’ payroll won’t see steep increase

CLOSE Diamondbacks pitcher Archie Bradley talks about supporting members of the Armed Forces as he prepares to play a charity golf tournament on Nov. 10, 2017. Speaking at the team's charity golf event on Friday, CEO Derrick Hall seemed to give the...

AZCentral, 20:22 in Sport

High school football updates for 2017 state tournaments

Go to for high school football coverage from azcentral sports. These are the scheduled games the second week of the postseason for conferences 6A-2A. You can also see predictions and analysis for those games. Join azcentral...

AZCentral, 20:22 in Sport

Veterans are showered with love by Tempe parade crowd

Marching bands, dancers, revving engines and a whole lot of red, white and blue were on full display at Friday's Tempe Veterans Day Parade. The parade stretched from Gammage Auditorium north to Tempe Beach Park. People lined Mill Avenue, waving flags...


Arizona Wildcats seniors Parker Zellers, Luca Bruno aim to be front and center for stretch run

CLOSE The Wildcats will try to recover from a USC loss against the 1-8 Oregon State Beavers on Saturday night. Parker Zellers spent part of Tuesday “doing stadiums” - i.e., running up the steps at Arizona Stadium. Never mind that he has only four...

AZCentral, 20:55 in Sport
Anger rises as toxic air chokes India's capital

Anger rises as toxic air chokes India's capital

NEW DELHI (AP) — As thick smog crept over India's capital this week and smudged landmarks from view, Nikunj Pandey could feel his eyes and throat burning. Pandey stopped doing his regular workouts and said he felt tightness in his lungs. He started...

Chron, 21:04 in Health

ASU basketball has just six scholarship players available for its season opener

ASU only has six scholarship players available for its season opener Friday night against Idaho State. Sophomore forward Ramon Vila left the program before the opener, freshman forward Romello White was out for a team rules violation dating back to...

AZCentral, 21:22 in Sport

Kentucky basketball overcomes double-digit deficit to beat Utah Valley in season opener

CLOSE Courier-Journal sports reporters Jeff Greer and Jon Hale talk Louisville and Kentucky sports during the past week, including reporting by Danielle Lerner on the Louisville lacrosse team head coach firing. LEXINGTON, Ky. - A remix of the Beatles...

Usa Today, 21:27 in Sport

Here's how to get a permit for cutting a holiday tree in Arizona national forests

Arizona residents looking for a fresh tree for the holiday season can now purchase permits to chop down a tree at many of the state's national forests. Within each of the five national forests in Arizona that have released their permit information,...


Amid more adversity, Allonzo Trier's career game powers Arizona to opening-night win

TUCSON- The start of Arizona basketball season always is a celebratory event here. This season - Final Four or bust - is no different, only this time the normal excitement has company. Call it what you want - suspicion, nervousness, concern. The...

AZCentral, 22:20 in Sport

3 reasons IU basketball lost to Indiana State, 90-69

FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInCollege basketball: IU vs. Indiana State FullscreenPosted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Buy Photo Qiydar Davis of Indiana State University, puts in a layup and draws a foul during action against Indiana...

Usa Today, 22:51 in Sport

Grand Canyon basketball cruises to a season-opening win over Florida A&M

This was not the start Grand Canyon coach Dan Majerle anticipated. Like a good book, the ending is usually better than the opening pages, and the ending of his team's opening game had to satisfy. Off to sluggish start, Grand Canyon turned the ball...

AZCentral, 23:40 in Sport

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