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Sonoran Hot Reads: Josh Langford expected to play for Michigan State on Friday

The Spartans are getting a big piece back as well

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It’s likely that the Arizona Wildcats will add Chance Comanche to their exhibition game lineup for Friday’s Armed Forces Classic, but the Michigan State Spartans are getting a player back as well. Tom Izzo says he expects freshman Josh Langford to be back for his team when they play Arizona in Honolulu. Langford, the 20th-ranked player in the 2016 class, did not play in MSU’s exhibitions. "He just brings another dimension to our team," Izzo said. "He can guard a lot of different people -- from 6-8 to 6-foot -- and he has a feel for the game that is very impressive."

- On the Arizona side, it appears that Allonzo Trier did not travel with the team to Hawai’i on Tuesday according to Bruce Pascoe

- Matt previewed the entire Pac-12, and gave some of the teams to watch this season


- Arizona’s injuries headlined this week’s edition of Twitterbag

- Gabe ran down a group of 2018 targets that Arizona will be in strong contention for

- This week’s opponent, Colorado, is ranked 12th in the College Football Playoff rankings


- Willie Calhoun went 2-for-5 in the Arizona Fall League on Tuesday. Brandon Dixon was 0-for-4

Other sports

- Women’s basketball won their exhibition against Western New Mexico 77-48

- Volleyball plays at the Washington schools this weekend

- Soccer junior Gabi Stoian earned Honorable Mention All-Pac-12 honors

Tucson news

- Some local election results: Martha McSally, Raul Grijalva, and Tom O’Halleran won local U.S. House seats. Prop 206, raising the minimum wage, won. However, Prop 205, legalizing marijuana, was apparently defeated. California legalizing marijuana could change the game for the drug. Also in that article, it appears Arizona was the only state voting on marijuana that rejected it

- Sheriff Joe actually lost in Maricopa County. I’m not even sure what a world without him in charge up there is like

- John McCain won another term in the U.S. Senate