2001–02 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball team
|2001–02 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball|
Pacific-10 Tournament Champion
NCAA Tournament, Sweet Sixteen
|2001–02 record||24–10 (12–6 Pac-10)|
|Head coach||Lute Olson|
|Home arena||McKale Center|
|2001–02 Pacific-10 Conference men's basketball standings|
|† 2002 Pacific-10 Tournament winner
As of July 10, 2011; Rankings from Coaches Poll
The 2001–02 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 USC by a score of 81–71 to claim its fourth Pac-10 title.
NCAA basketball tournament
Seeding in brackets
- Arizona (3) 86, California Santa Barbara (14) 81
- Arizona 68, Wyoming (11) 60
- Oklahoma (2) 88, Arizona 67
Awards and honors
- Lute Olson, Enshrined in Basketball Hall of Fame on June 5, 2002
- Salim Stoudamire, Pac-10 Freshman of the Year
- Luke Walton, Pacific Ten Tournament Most Outstanding Player
Team players drafted into the NBA
- "Pacific 10 conference 2001–02 standings". Retrieved July 10, 2011.
- "2002 NCAA Men's Basketball Rankings". ESPN. Retrieved July 10, 2011.
- 2002 NCAA Basketball Tournament Bracket and Results - databaseSports.com
- Refreshing to
- "Honors Section 2". pac-10.org. 2007-10-26. Archived from the original on October 29, 2008. Retrieved 2008-03-15.
- 2002 NBA Draft on databaseBasketball.com