Arizona junior forward Chase Budinger says he is hiring an agent and will make himself available for the NBA draft.
Seeded only 12th, the NCAA tournament perennials took an early 14-point lead Sunday and advanced to the round of 16 by beating upstart Cleveland State 71-57.
So much for the notion Arizona might not have belonged in the NCAA tournament.
Arizona's three-headed monster and overall athleticism were too much for Utah, but Cleveland State has quickness to match the Wildcats'.
Arizona 101, Stanford 87
Arizona 87, Oregon 77
Arizona 56, Oregon St. 53
Arizona 66, Washington St. 56
Houston guard Aubrey Coleman received a one-game suspension for stepping on the face of an Arizona player.
Houston guard Aubrey Coleman issued an apology Sunday after stepping on the face of Arizona player Chase Budinger during a game the previous day.
Arizona 64, Oregon St. 47
Arizona 67, Oregon 52
California 69, Arizona 55
Texas A&,M 67, Arizona 66
Arizona 74, N. Arizona 57
Arizona 69, Santa Clara 66