1988–89 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball team

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1988–89 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball
Pacific-10 Regular-Season Champions
Pacific-10 Tournament Champions
NCAA Tournament, Sweet Sixteen
Conference Pacific-10
Coaches #1
AP #1
1988–89 record 29–4 (17–1 Pac-10)
Head coach Lute Olson
Home arena McKale Center
« 1987–88 1989–90 »

The 1988–89 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball team represented the University of Arizona. The Head Coach was Lute Olson. The team played its home games in the McKale Center in Tucson, Arizona, and was a member of the Pacific-10 Conference. In the Pac-10 Basketball Tournament, Arizona beat Stanford by a score of 73–51 to claim its second consecutive Pac-10 title.

NCAA basketball tournament[edit]

Seeding in brackets

  • West
    • Arizona (1) 94, Robert Morris (16) 60
    • Arizona 94, Clemson (9) 68
    • UNLV (4) 68, Arizona 67


Awards and honors[edit]

Team players drafted into the NBA[edit]

Round Pick Player NBA Club
1 3 Sean Elliott San Antonio Spurs
1 24 Anthony Cook Phoenix Suns