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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
Stars align for title game

...job at Arizona, ending the Wildcats' sometimes frustrating search for a high-profile replacement for Hall of Famer Lute Olson . The 40-year-old coach met with Xavier athletic director Mike Bobinski and informed the school he was leaving after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/07/nca_517530.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
Overtime

...State's Stacey Miller won medalist honors with 225. College Basketball Olson's doctor says ex-coach had stroke Lute Olson 's doctor said the former Arizona basketball coach had a stroke within the last year and he advised him to retire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/29/oth_481318.shtml
Other sports
Olson does about-face, retires

TUCSON, Ariz. --- Lute Olson has retired after 24 seasons with the Arizona Wildcats. Athletic director Jim Livengood confirmed Olson's decision hours after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/24/nca_480664.shtml
College basketball
Flyers' upset win denies milestone

...are the 16 winningest active coaches: RANK COACH School Wins 1 Bob Knight Texas Tech 896 2 Mike Krzyzewski Duke 784 3 Lute Olson Arizona 780 4 Jim Boeheim Syracuse 756 4 Jim Calhoun Connecticut 756 6 Bob Huggins West Virginia 596 7 Tom Penders Houston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/09/nca_176073.shtml
College basketball
Men's basketball roundup

...the final 31 seconds of overtime, and the Wildcats pulled out a victory, two days after learning Hall of Fame coach Lute Olson would not return this season. Arizona (6-2) caught a major break at the end of regulation, when the referee ignored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/09/nca_176087.shtml
College basketball
Stars of future set to shine

...across the two tournaments and pool play across two age groups. It would not be out of place at all to see Arizona's Lute Olson and Florida's Billy Donovan scouting talent inches away from new Minnesota coach Tubby Smith. Each of the 24 teams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/12/pre_135541.shtml
High school basketball
Florida, North Carolina, Ohio State and Kansas get No. 1 seeds in NCAA tournament

...18-game winning streak and No. 7 UNLV vs. No. 10 Georgia Tech, and No. 8 Arizona vs. No. 9 Purdue. Arizona coach Lute Olson will make his 23rd straight appearance, tying former North Carolina coach Dean Smith. In the West, Big 12 champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/12/nca_119979.shtml
College basketball