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Olson's praise of Tar Heels wasted gesture

INDIANAPOLIS - We should have seen this coming. We should have known from the way Lute Olson stroked Dean Smith and everything about his North Carolina program this week that the Arizona Wildcats had a little something up...

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NCAA notebook

...think they can win, and that's it," Arizona coach Lute Olson said Sunday. Freshman Mike Bibby, the team's third-leading...going to put him in late in the game," Arizona coach Lute Olson said. "... I called for him to come and Ed Orr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/31/oth_206153.shtml
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Top-ranked Arizona knocked from ranks of unbeaten by California

...attracted quite an audience, too.There were 21 scouts from 14 different NBA teams in attendance. Former Wildcats coach Lute Olson sat in the stands behind Arizona's bench, and Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin - a former Cal baseball player...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-02-02/top-ranked-arizona-knocke
Colt co-owned by Falcons' assistant Mike Tice wins early Kentucky Derby prep

...whose sire Midnight Lute was a two-time Breeders' Cup Sprint winner who was named for retired Arizona basketball coach Lute Olson."We'll let him tell us when he's ready to roll," Baffert said. "He's a big, heavy horse, and he can handle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-01-11/colt-co-owned-falcon
Tuesday tipoff

...basketball in the ACC, SEC and elsewhere: WHO'S HOT Arizona. The Wildcats clinched their 10th Pac-10 title in coach Lute Olson's 20-year tenure with Saturday's 72-69 win at Stanford. Olson's crew also notched its fourth straight sweep...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/04/nca_367871.shtml
College basketball
Pac-10 expects to send six dancing

...Pac-10 usually finds itself down the list when conferences are being evaluated at this time of year. Not this season. Lute Olson, completing his 24th year at Arizona, called the Pac-10 the toughest its ever been Tuesday. Ernie Kent, in his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/07/nca_119285.shtml
College basketball
UConn is led by Thabeet

...Bryant 88-58, giving coach Jim Calhoun his 780th career win. The victory moves Calhoun into a tie with Lou Henson and Lute Olson for eighth place on the all-time list. Thabeet led five Connecticut scorers in double figures. Craig Austrie scored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/30/col_502159.shtml
College
Floyd spurns offer from Arizona

...was offered the job Wed-nesday to replace Arizona interim coach Russ Pennell , who took over when Hall of Fame coach Lute Olson retired for health reasons before the start of the season. "I listened, I heard what they had to say," Floyd said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/03/nca_517069.shtml
College basketball
Arizona, Washington could finish 1-2

...with a predicted second-place finish. The Wildcats have won 10 of the last 18 Pac-10 championships under coach Lute Olson. They were third last year and second two years ago. "I'm a little surprised by it," Olson said Thursday at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/05/nca_433518.shtml
College basketball
Johnson, Brown elected to Hall of Fame

...elected Wednesday into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. Others inductees announced Wednesday were Arizona coach Lute Olson; late New Jersey Nets star Drazen Petrovic; North Carolina State women's basketball coach Kay Yow and the Harlem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/06/nba_342804.shtml
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