Lute Olson Soap Opera Gets A Little More Creepy

It's safe to say that the last couple years of Lute Olson's life have been difficult. Health problems and a nasty public divorce led him to miss most of last season on the bench at Arizona and walk out on his team just before this one began. But it seems that the split from his wife, Christine, is even crazier—and… » 11/06/08 4:00pm 11/06/08 4:00pm

Arizona Basketball Is Kind Of A Mess Right Now

See update below ... » 10/24/08 1:45pm 10/24/08 1:45pm Late yesterday, Lute Olson finally made it official—. (That also means Dick Vitale was ... ... correct.) Yesterday was just the latest misstep, however, in an awkward, drawn out and at times ugly exit for a legendary coach who has now spoiled two seasons for his program, leaving them in a lurch…

Lute Olson Finds It Hard To Say Goodbye

Still no official word from the University of Arizona on Lute Olson's alleged retirement as the head coach of the Wildcats. Perhaps that's because he decided to inform more important people first. The order of ranking goes something like this—insane color commentator, then the assistant coaches, then the families of… » 10/23/08 5:45pm 10/23/08 5:45pm