Tempe Arizona State Sun Devils
The Arizona men's basketball team will travel to Tempe this weekend to sweep the Arizona State Sun Devils and prove why they are the best school in Arizona State. Doug Ducey has announced the schedule for the 2017-18 season and the first game of the season on Saturday, March 4, against the Sun Devil's at Tuscaloosa Arena. They face a challenge, having won three of their last four games against Arizona, Utah State, UCLA and UCLA.
Arizona State University is an independent, nonprofit, public university with more than 1,200 students and faculty. Since 2002, the university has been on a mission to establish a university in many places, and one of its many "places" is the five distinctive campuses in the Phoenix area that have created a federation of unique college schools.
The Arizona Board of Regents operates the park and serves as a governing body for the University of Arizona and the Arizona State University System. Facebook has given people the power to share, making it the world's most popular social media platform for students and faculty.
As an official ASU alumni, we invite you to join our thriving network of Sun Devils and Alumni friends, family, and friends. To honor those who make a difference, a wall has been erected on the northern end zone of Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe. The march will feature a special appearance by the ASU Spirit Squad, which includes members of the University of Arizona, Arizona State University and the Arizona Department of Athletics.
The Arizona State Sun Devils have made the College Football Playoffs four times, including three consecutive times as a member of the BCS National Championship. The Sun Devil captured their first national championship in 2010 by defeating the Florida Gators in front of more than 30,000 fans in a 31-28 victory. In 2011, the SunDevils captured an NCAA national championship, beat powerhouse Iowa, lost to Oklahoma State that year but rebounded in 2012 and ruined Oregon CFP's chances with a 30-24 victory over the Ducks and then Oregon State's playoff chances in 2013, in another 31-to-28 upset to end the year as Pac-12 South Division champions.
The Aztecs overwhelmed the Sun Pots, forcing ASU to work from distance and were relentless in defense. Arizona State, the second-best passing offense in the Pac-12, put in a strong performance in Game Two.
Since Arizona State became a university in 1958, the Sun Devils have led the rivalry series against the Arizona Wildcats by averaging 7.5 points per game. In fact, they have not scored more than seven points in any game in the series since the start of the 2010-11 season.
Arizona State is 4-3 on the season after not losing a game against UTEP since December 16. The Sun Devils have gone 5-1 in their last six games against Cal, including a win over Cal State Fullerton and a loss to Texas A & M is seeking its first win this season as Cal goes 0-7. Arizona State has a 2-2 record against Pac-12 opponents in its last five games.
Although they are not currently in the top 25, the Sun Devils are a dangerous team trying to create a buzz within the Pac-12. Next up is a road trip to Arizona State and the team that has finally penetrated the upper echelons of the conference.
Other sports to visit during the basketball season in Tempe include baseball, football, men's and women's basketball, football, volleyball and baseball. The Desert Financial Arena is just a few blocks from Arizona State University's campus, but most other sports facilities are located in the same neighborhood of Tempe, AZ. Other attractions in Tempe include the University of Arizona, the Sun Devils "home stadium and the Phoenix Convention Center. After Cal, they face the Trojans and then have a big Southern League game at home against the Pac-12's top team, UCLA.
Normally, tickets for the Arizona State Sun Devils can vary by opponent, but you can usually find them at SeatGeek for as little as $5 per ticket for the first game. To purchase tickets to one of the Sun Devil home games at Desert Financial Arena, click on the tickets listed below and you will be directed to the Seat Geek cashier to complete the information in the box. Search for the show you want to attend, then click on the ticket page for each game in Tempe, AZ, or find your Arizona State team's home and away game.
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Sun Devil Stadium is home to the annual Insight Bowl Game, which has been home to the Sun Devils and Cardinals since the 1988 season. It has also hosted several other bowling games, including the Fiesta Bowl in 2006 and the Sun Devil Bowl in 2010, as well as the Pac-12 Conference Championship Game and the Sun Sun Bowl games from 1988 to 2005, and has hosted many other important college football games.