We're one day away from ASU playing Boise State in the MAACO Bowl Las Vegas. We will have a Q&A with OBNUG about the Broncos coming up, but for now here's some interesting Sun Devils links for your hump day.
Erickson's ouster at Arizona State shows no coach perfect fit - Sports - ReviewJournal.com
A football game will end Thursday evening, and Dennis Erickson will walk across the field at Sam Boyd Stadium and shake hands with opposing coaches and players.
Arizona State Women's Basketball Having Success Despite Missing Turner Thorne - SB Nation Arizona
The Arizona State Women's Basketball team just continues to win. It doesn't matter that they are playing for a different coach for the first time in 15 years, it doesn't matter that they are playing in front of a half filled arena, they just continue to win.
Arizona State Basketball: Ruslan Pateev Reprimanded, Suspended By Pac-12 For Part In Altercation - SB Nation Arizona
The junior center will be forced to miss the Sun Devils' next game on Wednesday vs Fresno State.
ASU's new football coach Todd Graham, hired last week after spending one season at Pittsburgh, will have a five-year contract that expires Dec. 31, 2016.
"We’re treating it like a BCS bowl," senior receiver Aaron Pflugrad said. "That was our goal at the beginning of the year. We didn’t make it to a BCS bowl, but we got a BCS opponent, so we’re excited about the matchup."