ARIZONA WILDCATS NEWS

Rich Rodriguez on Scooby Wright's injury: "I don't think it's bad -- MCL, ACL or whatever"

During the season opener, a team has two goals: get the win (plus the early confidence) and stay healthy. The Arizona Wildcats got the win, just barely, narrowly defeating the University of Texas at San Antonio by a score of 42-32. They did not, however, remain entirely healthy. In fact, in the first quarter, the 2014 Pac-12 South champions lost the biggest playmaker on their roster...
Via Fox Sports
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

UTSA racks up 525 total yards in loss to No. 22 Arizona

Anu Solomon threw four touchdown passes to help No. 22 Arizona beat UTSA 42-32 Thursday night, but the Wildcats suffered a big blow when All-America linebacker Scooby Wright went out early with a left knee injury. Arizona sputtered on offense most of the night and allowed UTSA, a team returning two offensive starters, to rack up 525 total yards. Those areas can be fixed. Losing Wright...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

UTSA racks up 525 total yards in loss to No. 22 Arizona

Anu Solomon threw four touchdown passes to help No. 22 Arizona beat UTSA 42-32 Thursday night, but the Wildcats suffered a big blow when All-America linebacker Scooby Wright went out early with a left knee injury. Arizona sputtered on offense most of the night and allowed UTSA, a team returning two offensive starters, to rack up 525 total yards. Those areas can be fixed. Losing Wright...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

UTSA racks up 525 total yards in loss to No. 22 Arizona

Anu Solomon threw four touchdown passes to help No. 22 Arizona beat UTSA 42-32 Thursday night, but the Wildcats suffered a big blow when All-America linebacker Scooby Wright went out early with a left knee injury. Arizona sputtered on offense most of the night and allowed UTSA, a team returning two offensive starters, to rack up 525 total yards. Those areas can be fixed. Losing Wright...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Solomon throws 4 TDs as Arizona holds off UTSA despite loss of Wright

  Anu Solomon threw four touchdown passes to help No. 22 Arizona beat UTSA 42-32 Thursday night, but the Wildcats suffered a big blow when All-America linebacker Scooby Wright went out early with a left knee injury. Arizona sputtered on offense most of the night and allowed UTSA, a team returning two offensive starters, to rack up 525 total yards. Those areas can be fixed. Losing...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

No. 22 Wildcats' 42-32 win over UTSA comes with a cost

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) Anu Solomon threw four touchdown passes to help No. 22 Arizona beat UTSA 42-32 Thursday night, but the Wildcats suffered a big blow when All-America linebacker Scooby Wright went out early with a left knee injury. Arizona sputtered on offense most of the night and allowed UTSA, a team returning two offensive starters, to rack up 525 total yards. Those areas can...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Scooby Wright exits game with injury

Arizona Wildcats linebacker Scooby Wright, regarded as one of the best defenders in the NCAA, left the game during his season opener on Thursday. The Wildcats' came into the game ranked No. 22 in the nation; Wright helped lead the program to the Pac-12 Championship game as the victor of the southern division in 2014. Wright's injury was suffered in the first quarter, when he went...
Via Fox Sports
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

UTSA Roadrunners vs. Arizona Wildcats Preview and Prediction

The sting of two losses to close an otherwise dream 2014 season left members of the Arizona football team with a lingering, bad taste in the...
Via Athlon Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Football Schedule 2015: Arizona Wildcats Game Dates

There is a battle brewing in the state of Arizona over which college football team is better between the Arizona...
Via COED
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Football: UTSA preview

The Arizona Wildcats kick off the 2015-16 season at home against the UTSA Roadrunners on Thursday, September 3. The Arizona football program will be looking to start their season on a good note against a widely inexperienced UTSA team compared to the group they played a year ago in San Antonio. Anu Solomon and the Arizona Wildcats look to start the season off in dominating fashion...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

No. 22 Wildcats won't take UTSA lightly

Arizona is seeking to prove its Pac-12 doubters wrong and would appear to have plenty of chances to tune up before conference play begins. The No. 22 Wildcats, though, aren't taking Thursday night's opener too lightly after last year's competitive game against Texas-San Antonio. Arizona is returning virtually all of its major skill players on offense, including sophomore quarterback...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 22 Wildcats leery of rebuilding Roadrunners

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) Arizona has one of the nation's weakest non-conference schedules, a slate that has been likened to the NFL preseason. The 22nd-ranked Wildcats certainly won't be treating their first three games as practice, particularly Thursday night's game against UTSA. Arizona is favored by more than four touchdowns and will be playing at home in the heat of the desert, but...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 22 Wildcats leery of rebuilding Roadrunners

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona has one of the nation's weakest non-conference schedules, a slate that has been likened to the NFL preseason. The 22nd-ranked Wildcats certainly won't be treating their first three games as practice, particularly Thursday night's game against UTSA. Arizona is favored by more than four touchdowns and will be playing at home in the heat of the desert, but there...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
2 days ago  |  Discuss

College Football: Week One DFS Cheat Sheet

Quarterbacks Anu Solomon ($9200) I love Solomon here because I feel you can get the same production as you would Boykin at a better price.  Arizona can put up points in a heartbeat and I will expect them to put up a huge number here.  Mason Rudolph ($8100) Oklahoma State is going against what I think could be the worst CMU team in a long time.  I expect Rudolph to throw for about...
Via Football Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

UTSA-Arizona Preview

Arizona is seeking to prove its Pac-12 doubters wrong and would appear to have plenty of chances to tune up before conference play begins. The No. 22 Wildcats, though, aren't taking Thursday night's opener too lightly after last year's competitive game against Texas-San Antonio. Arizona is returning virtually all of its major skill players on offense, including sophomore quarterback...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pac-12 stops Arizona from taking part in college version of HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

It appeared as if everything was set for Arizona to take part in the college version of "Hard Knocks" on HBO.Then the Pac-12 stepped in.Greg Hansen over at the Arizona Daily Star has the details."Driven by a global media distributor WME-IMG, the inaugural season of HBO's college football reality series was set to feature the Arizona Wildcats, narrated by 'Hard Knocks' voice Live...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter confused after Arizona fan shows up at Utah fanfest

If you are a fanatic of a team in any sport, you always want to show that you have pride, right? Well there is one Arizona Wildcats’ fan that has maybe a little too much pride as he showed up to Utah’s fan festival on Saturday afternoon. The fan was decked out from head to toe, literally, in Wildcats’ gear. From the Arizona-themed Viking helmet to the Scooby Wright jersey down...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona sophomore TE Trevor Wood out for 2015

Apart from losing linebacker Cody Ippolito for the season due to an ACL injury, the Arizona Wildcats will be without another young and promising talent for 2015. Coach Rich Rodriguez announced that sophomore tight end Trevor Wood will miss 2015 with a shoulder injury, per Daniel Berk of Tuscon.com. “We don’t belabor the point a lot because it gives somebody else the chance to...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona loses LB Cody Ippolito to torn ACL

Arizona linebacker Cody Ippolito has torn his ACL and will be out for the season for the second time in three years. Ippolito’s injury was announced by Wildcats coach Rich Rodriguez, who expressed his disappointment. “Cody was having a really good camp and he’s a tough, hard-nosed football player,” Rodriguez said. “He loves to compete and loves to practice, so I was really...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Football position preview: Quarterbacks

Arizona football will be starting a season with the same returning starting quarterback for the first time under head coach Rich Rodriguez. Redshirt sophomore, Anu Solomon, will lead the high-powered Arizona offense looking to build upon his strong freshman campaign. Anu Solomon must take the next step mentally in order for the Arizona Wildcats to build on last season’s success...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Wildcats not bothered by being overlooked again

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona returns its starting quarterback for the first time in four years. Dynamic running back Nick Wilson is back, so is all-everything linebacker Scooby Wright and the receiving corps should be one of the nation's best. Yet when the Pac-12 preseason poll came out, the Wildcats were picked to finish fourth in the South Division. Fine by them. The Wildcats were...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Wildcats not bothered by being overlooked again

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona returns its starting quarterback for the first time in four years. Dynamic running back Nick Wilson is back, so is all-everything linebacker Scooby Wright and the receiving corps should be one of the nation's best. Yet when the Pac-12 preseason poll came out, the Wildcats were picked to finish fourth in the South Division. Fine by them. The Wildcats were...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Do not sleep on Arizona in the Pac-12 this season

The University of Arizona surprised many people last season by winning the South division of the Pac-12. As one of the most talented teams in the Pac-12, they should not be sneaking up on teams this season. Despite returning all of their core pieces from a 10-4 season, which included a win at Oregon, the Wildcats are only ranked 22nd in the coaches poll, which would place them 6th...
Via EndZoneScore
13 days ago  |  Discuss

The Most Underrated Team in the Pac-12 is…

Last week, we discussed the most overrated teams in college football. This week, we discuss the most underrated teams. TSS Associate Editors Bart Doan and Terry Johnson join staff writer Kevin Causey and special rotating guests in our weekly roundtable discussing all things college football. So far this week we have examined the underrated teams in the ACC, the Big Ten and the...
Via The Student Section
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Devon Modster talks Arizona, Russell Wilson comparison

Devon Modster is a four-star quarterback commit to the Arizona Wildcats in their 2016 recruiting class. Modster isn’t one of the most talked about quarterback recruits in the nation, but he is one that will surprise quite a few fans when they finally see him on a college football field. Arizona is excited to see Anu Solomon come back for another big season in 2015, but the future...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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