The Arizona Wildcats Sweet 17 Tournament marches on. This week, the #8 Final Four squad of 1994 is tasked with facing the #9-seeded 2000 team. Before we breakdown the matchup and see how the fans voted, let’s take a look at each team’s lineup and record:
#8 1994 Arizona Wildcats vs. #9 2000 Arizona Wildcats
1994 Profile: 29-6 (13-5, 3rd in Pac-10); NCAA Tournament: #2 seed, lost to #1 Arkansas in Final Four
Starters: Khalid Reeves (SR), Damon Stoudamire (JR), Ray Owes (JR), Joseph Blair (SO), Reggie Geary (SO)
Key Bench: Dylan Rigdon (SR), Corey Williams (SO), Joe McLean (SO), Kevin Flannigan (SR)
2000 Profile: 27-7 (15-3, 1st in Pac-10); NCAA Tournament: #1 seed, lost to #8 Wisconsin in Round of 32
Starters: Jason Gardner (FR), Gilbert Arenas (FR), Michael Wright (SO), Loren Woods (JR), Luke Walton (FR)
Key Bench: Richard Jefferson (SO), Justin Wessel (JR), Rick Anderson (SO)
Who would win in a game between the 1994 and 2000 teams?
- #9 2000 (56%, 10 Votes)
- #8 1994 (44%, 8 Votes)
Total Voters: 18
This week, the fans were split dead-even. I will just have to take credit for some awesome seeding on this matchup. What about the Zealots?