Special Sub-Topic: Arizona Basketcats
|Which of the following players did not play four full years at the University of Arizona?|
Joseph Blair. Joseph Blair was suspended the second half of his senior season (1995-96) due to grades, thus, ending his career at the University of Arizona.
|Sean Elliott ended his career as the all time scoring leader. How many points did he have?|
2555. Perhaps Lute Olson should recruit more players with the last name of "Elliott".
|Which of the following Wildcats have not played in the NBA?|
Michael Wright. Although he left early for the NBA, Michael Wright never played a minute at the next level. He decided to play overseas instead. Matt Othick and Reggie Geary had a very brief career with the San Antonio Spurs and Miles Simon saw some playing time with the Orlando Magic.
|Which of the following Wildcats was named final four MVP in 1997?|
Miles Simon. Miles Simon was named final four mvp en route to Arizona's only national championship in 1997. The Wildcats defeated North Carolina in the national semifinal game and then the University of Kentucky in the national championship.
|Which of the following Wildcats did not play high school basketball in Arizona?|
Chris Mills. Chris Mills played his high school ball at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles.
|Brian Williams transferred from the University of Maryland to play two seasons at Arizona. He also played at the same high school as another wildcat. Who was it?|
Matt Othick. Brian Williams played one year of high school basketball with Matt Othick in Las Vegas.
|This Arizona Wildcat was a featured player in the movie, "Hoop Dreams", a documentary about inner city basketball. Who is he?|
Corey Williams. Corey Williams, the 'go to' guy from Batavia, Illinois, was mentioned several times during the state tournament in this documentary. Check him out if you haven't seen this movie.
|Which of the following Wildcats did not accomplish at least one triple double during their four year career at the U of A?|
Sean Elliott. Although Sean Elliott is considered the greatest player in Arizona history, he never scored a triple double.
|This Wildcat became the first player ever to score more than 800 points in one season. Who is he?|
Khalid Reeves. Khalid Reeves scored 845 points his senior year during the 1993-94 season.
|Which of these former NBA players was also a "Gumby"?|
Jud Buechler. Affectionately known as "the Gumbies", U of A bench players would often wave their towels, jump up and down, and celebrate on the playing floor during the 1987-88 season. Jud Buechler was one of those non-starters. Harvey Mason was also a Gumby, but never an NBA player. Steve Kerr was a starter, and Khalid Reeves was not yet a Wildcat.
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