Tag Archives: Sun Devils football

Former ASU Football Coach Frank Kush Dies

PHOENIX— Legendary Arizona State head football coach Frank Kush died on Thursday at an East Valley hospital at the age of 88-years-old. *Updated June 27, 2017* ASU football announced the Kush family is welcoming a public viewing for Sun Devil fans to pay their respects. The viewing will take place Wednesday, July 5 at All Saints Catholic Newman Center in ... Read More »

ASU Football 2017 Schedule

Arizona State football has announced the 2017 season schedule. ASU will open the season with a home-opener against New Mexico State. The schedule will feature seven home games at Sun Devil Stadium and five away games. The ASU bye week comes Saturday, October 7. This year, the Devils will play host to the Wildcats in the Territorial Cup, taking place ... Read More »

VIDEO: Graham’s National Signing Day Press Conference

By Charles Wulf TEMPE, Ariz. — After months of recruiting, National Signing Day finally arrived. Todd Graham met with the media on Wednesday afternoon to discuss the 2016 Arizona State recruiting class. National Signing Day is a hectic time for players and coaches across the country and despite losing members of their coaching staff, ASU didn’t lose a single commitment. ... Read More »

ASU Camp Tontozona Report

By: Kayla Mortellaro and Charles Wulf  TEMPE, Ariz.— The Arizona State Sun Devils wrapped up their fourth edition of Camp Tontozona Saturday afternoon. The Sun Devils started the scrimmage at 10:00 a.m. and played two full quarters of scrimmage football with starting quarterback Mike Bercovici getting about 25-30 plays with the first team offense, and Bryce Perkins, Brady White, and Manny Wilkins ... Read More »

ASU Football One on One with Lloyd Carrington

By: Kayla Mortellaro TEMPE, Ariz.— Arizona State cornerback Lloyd Carrington found his way on to the Nagurski Trophy watch list (national defensive player of the year) and the Bendarik Award watch list (college defensive player of the year) based on his break-out play last season. Carrington, a redshirt senior, started every game for the Sun Devils last year, averaging 4.6 tackles a game ... Read More »

ASU Football One on One with Mike Norvell

By: Kayla Mortellaro TEMPE, Ariz.— Arizona State Deputy Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator Mike Norvell is a Texas man, but he has found a home in Tempe. “I love it, it’s a tremendous place to live,” Norvell said. “The community and the people I get to be around every day is unbelievable. The culture of this program and to see the transition ... Read More »

One on One with ASU Football featuring Jordan Simone

By: Kayla Mortellaro TEMPE, Ariz.— Arizona State football has high hopes for the 2015 season, and the success of the team hinges on having leaders. One of those leaders is high-flying safety Jordan Simone. Simone, a redshirt senior for the Sun Devils, has been named to the Nagurski Award watch list (national defensive player of the year) and the Thorpe Award watch ... Read More »

ASU Football is “Mentally Mature Enough” to win the Pac-12

By: Kayla Mortellaro TEMPE, Ariz.—Arizona State head coach Todd Graham is ready for his team to make a splash in 2015 as he held nothing back at his press conference at ASU media day Saturday afternoon. The Sun Devils are coming off a 10-win season in 2014 where they fell short of winning the Pac-12 South and ultimately did not have ... Read More »

ASU Football Players on Preseason Award Watch Lists

By: Kayla Mortellaro  TEMPE, Ariz.— A total of eight Arizona State football players have been named to various different preseason award watch lists, with three players being named to two different lists. On the defensive side of the ball, the Butkus Award recognizes the nation’s top linebacker. Redshirt senior Antonio Longino has been named to the Butkus Award watch list. Longino ... Read More »

ASU Football Names 2015-2016 Captains

By: Kayla Mortellaro TEMPE, Ariz.— ASU football is about to begin a new season and to kick start the 2015-2016 campaign, head coach Todd Graham announced senior wide receiver DJ Foster, graduate quarterback Mike Bercovici and senior safety Jordan Simone will be the team captains. The trio were voted to team captain honors by their teammates at the conclusion of Spring ... Read More »