10. The ’Cats won at San Diego State. After the UA’s win in crazy-loud Viejas Arena (where Arizona should play its first two NCAA games), San Diego State went on a 20-game winning streak.
9. The unfocused Wildcats fell behind NIT semi-final opponent Drexel by 19 points at Madison Square Garden, but didn’t panic. They came back to win by six to set up a Duke final.
8. Arizona beat Duke. That’s one of the greatest three-word sentences of all time.