Arizona State Sun Devils
Representing the finest athletes of the great Arizona State University, The Sun Devils from the city of Tempe, Arizona are one of the most extremely talented and popular sides in the National Collegiate Athletic Association. The Sun Devils compete in the Pacific 12 Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, with 9 men’s teams in basketball, baseball, football, cross county, golf, track, wresting as well as swimming and diving while the women’s varsity side competes in basketball, golf, track, cross country, swimming and diving, they also have teams in gymnastics, soccer, tennis, volleyball, water polo and softball.
Known as the “Sun Devils”, the Arizona State University’s athletic team takes serious care of their athletes, especially the basketball players as they selected the very best of best to represent their great state in National Collegiate Athletic Association. The athletes go through rigorous training and exercise and are carefully selected in the lineup, which is why it comes as no surprise why the Sun Devils are such an exciting and thrilling side to watch out for in the NCAA’s Pacific 12 Division.
The athletes are trained to stay calm under tough situations and to be resilient till the very last minute of the game. This intense level of training and commitment to the team has not gone unrewarded for the Arizona State Sun Devils, as they won numerous championships and accolades which have made the Arizona State University extremely proud of its athletics program. The Arizona State Sun Devils have claimed 23 National Collegiate Athletic Association. More than half of these have been claimed with the help of the Sun Devil’s phenomenal basketball team.
Ever since the Sun Devil’s basketball side made their first appearance on court amongst the other NCAA competitors, they have gone on to 13 National Collegiate Athletic Association Tournaments, which also include a trio of Elite Eights in 1961, 1963 and 1975. The Arizona State Sun Devils are also 8 time conference champions that include 4 BOR and 4 WAC. The basketball side also managed to finish in the AP rankings on seven occasions. The number of accolades and trophies are in great number for this fantastic side.
One of the best Sun Devils basketball side was under Ned Wulk, who coached for more than two decades, and established an impressive 406 - 272 record, becoming one of the most successful coaches in the Sun Devil’s history. After his departure, fans became unsure whether anyone would be able to match to Ned Wulk’s great standards and in 2006, the arrival of former North Carolina State Wolfpack’s head coach Herb Sendek, marked a new era in Arizona State Sun Devil’s basketball. Sendek has led the Sun Devils to 5 successive NCAA Tournaments as well as winning the ACC coach of the year accolade. Under Sendek’s management, the Sun Devils look practically unstoppable. So don’t miss any of the exciting action at Well Fargo Arena, buy your Arizona State Sun Devils tickets now.
Over the years, the Arizona State Sun Devils from the ASU have produced some of the finest and well known athletes in the United States. The Sun Devil’s basketball program has produced more than 30 players who were selected in the NBA Draft. Names like Stevin “Hedake” Smith, Freddie Lewis, Alton Lister and even James Harden were part of the Arizona State Sun Devils. Attending the Sun Devils game is extremely entertaining and memorable experience. With their mascot Sparky and electrifying spectators, the Arizona State Sun Devils always manage to entertain sports fans, so do not wait and get cheap Arizona State Sun Devils tickets as soon as possible.