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The world of sports mourns the loss of Lute Olson

Chris Coduto
March 16, 2007 Head coach Lute Olson argues a call with an official during the second half of Arizona’s first round NCAA tournament game against Purdue, Friday March 16, 2007 at the New Orleans Arena in New Orleans. Arizona lost to Purdue 72-63.

Arizona coaching legend Lute Olson died on Thursday, Aug. 27, at the age of 85. Here are some statements from current and former players, coaches and friends.

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