Arizona adds grad transfer punter from Pac-12 school

Arizona adds grad transfer punter from Pac-12 school

The Arizona Wildcats, who ranked last in the nation in net punting last season, might have found a solution. Cal’s Dylan Klumph, who averaged 43.9 yards per punt as a two-year starter for the Bears, announced on social media Friday that he will stay in the Pac-12 and join Arizona as an immediately eligible graduate […]

Sexual harassment allegations cause Arizona to fire head football coach Rich Rodriguez

Sexual harassment allegations cause Arizona to fire head football coach Rich Rodriguez

By Harry Alexander / SoAzNewsX Arizona head football coach Rich Rodriguez was fired yesterday over allegations of sexual harassment, according to Arizona Athletic Director Dave Heeke. Rodriguez was accused of sexual harassment against an unnamed former employee in the athletics department charged she was harassed by Rodriguez on multiple occasions. An investigation was opened in […]

Wildcats name Garin Justice new offensive line coach

Wildcats name Garin Justice new offensive line coach

By Blair Willis / UA Sports Arizona head football coach Rich Rodriguez has named Garin Justice the program’s new offensive line coach. Justice just completed his second season as the offensive line coach at Florida Atlantic University (FAU), which defeated Akron, 50-3, tonight in the Boca Raton Bowl to cap the winningest season in the school’s history. […]

Colin Schooler, J.J. Taylor tabbed Pac-12 Freshmen of the Year

Colin Schooler, J.J. Taylor tabbed Pac-12 Freshmen of the Year

By Blair Willis / UA Sports Arizona linebacker Colin Schooler was named the Pac-12 Freshman Defensive Player of the Year and running back J.J. Taylor was recognized as the Pac-12 Co-Freshman Offensive Player of the Year, it was announced Tuesday by the league office. Earlier in the day, six Wildcats, including Schooler, were named All-Pac-12 […]

Ariz Wildcats to meet Purdue in Foster Farms Bowl

Ariz Wildcats to meet Purdue in Foster Farms Bowl

By Blair Willis / UA Sports The University of Arizona football team will play Purdue in the 2017 Foster Farms Bowl hosted at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. The game is scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 27, with a live national television broadcast on the FOX broadcast network beginning at 6:30 p.m. (MST), while being simulcast […]

Khalil Tate named semifinalist for Davey O’Brien Award

Khalil Tate named semifinalist for Davey O’Brien Award

By Blair Willis / UA Sports Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate is one of 16 semifinalists in contention for the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award, it was announced on Tuesday. The award is presented annually to the best college quarterback and is the nation’s oldest and most prestigious national quarterback award. One of four sophomores to […]

Arizona’s Tate wins Pac-12 Offensive Player of Week award

Arizona’s Tate wins Pac-12 Offensive Player of Week award

Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate won an unprecedented fourth consecutive Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week award on Monday. Tate had an incredible October, coming in for an injured Brandon Dawkins early in a win at Colorado on Oct. 7. He rushed for 840 yards in four games this month, including touchdown runs of 58, 28, […]

QBs Falk, Tate on display as No. 15 Washington State visits Arizona

QBs Falk, Tate on display as No. 15 Washington State visits Arizona

No. 15 Washington State and Arizona have different types of quarterbacks but each are synonymous with winning as the teams enter Saturday’s game at Arizona Stadium in Tucson. Luke Falk, the Cougars’ career leader in victories as a quarterback with 25, will provide the biggest test of the season to the surging Wildcats and electrifying […]

Arizona QB Tate taking Pac-12 by storm

Arizona QB Tate taking Pac-12 by storm

Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate is the newest college football sensation. The sophomore earned Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week honors for the second consecutive week, coming off another impressive rushing performance. Tate led the Wildcats to their first win over UCLA since 2011 as he ran for 230 yards and two touchdowns Saturday to pace […]