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Sonoran Hot Reads: Arizona adds exhibition game against College of Idaho Coyotes

An interesting tie-in for this exhibition game

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As the Arizona Wildcats 2016-17 schedule continues to sort itself out, one of the exhibition games was set. The College of Idaho Coyotes announced that they will be travelling to Tucson to take on Arizona on November 1st. "Under Sean Miller, the University of Arizona program has been one of the elite programs in all of college basketball," Coyotes head coach Scott Garson said. "To be so consistent year in and year out speaks to how well-coached they are and the tremendous talent they continue to bring in with each recruiting class. It will be a great challenge for our program to compete against one of the more storied programs in the land and in front of one of the five best home crowds in Division I basketball." So why is this interesting? Ray Smith's high school teammate Aziz Leeks plays for College of Idaho

- There's a lot of pretty great school names on College of Idaho's schedule, but my favorite is Portland Bible

- Kaleb Tarczewski did a nice interview with CBS talking about his Arizona career and some other things. You can read the whole thing here


- BYU is asking their fans to wear white for the season opener in Glendale

- Three-star WR Warren Jackson told Gabe that he fell in love with Arizona while on a visit to Tucson

Anonymous Pac-12 coaches gave their thoughts on Anu Solomon, Marcel Yates and Arizona's chances to win the Pac-12. All of them didn't have anything bad to say


- There are going to be a lot of people at this weekend's games, but not more than 14,000 I guess

- Arizona has 30/1 odds to win the College World Series

- No Arizona players came off the board on the first night of the MLB Draft. Here's a list of everyone that has the chance to hear their name called over the next two days and 38 rounds.

- I don't agree with how Nathan Bannister was used last weekend

- Here are some thoughts from the MSU Fansided site about the series

- You Can't Predict Ball is my favorite Twitter account, and Jett Bandy made an appearance on it

Track and Field

- Pau Tonnesen ended up finishing fourth in the decathlon. Sage Watson also qualified for the 400m hurdles final

Tucson news

Mi Nidito may get upset by Wild Garlic Grill in the first round of the Tucson Restaurant Tournament

- For the third time in two days, a body was found on the Northwest side

- TPD has changed their coverage areas, freeing up officers that were working downtown to respond to more calls it seems

- A man died after falling from a radio tower on Mount Lemmon

- We have our first snake bit of the year, and it was a 13-year-old girl