Arizona Rumors & News

  • Arizona lands USC transfer Noah Jefferson to bolster D-line

    Tuscon "Defensive tackle Noah Jefferson, a former four-star prospect whose career didn’t pan out at USC, announced Sunday that he intends to transfer to Arizona. Jefferson, who’s from Las Vegas, visited the UA campus this weekend. As of now he would have to sit out the 2017 season, but Arizona is..." March 06

  • Arizona's My-King Johnson to become first openly gay player on scholarship

    Tuscon "“King!” a teammate shouts from across Tempe High School's crowded weight room. My-King Johnson, an imposing figure even in a room full of football players, looks up mid-push-up, and responds to the summons to the coach's office. He glides across the room in seconds, then slides into a chair in..." February 25

  • Blake Barnett: Saban's comments played role in leaving Alabama

    ESPN "Blake Barnett doesn't want to talk about the past. The former five-star quarterback recruit doesn't want to talk about Alabama or why he left or what folks said about him when he did. He'd rather talk about the future at Arizona State. But he also admits that when you play for Nick Saban, a..." February 16

  • Anu Solomon transferring to Baylor, sources say

    247 Sports "Arizona quarterback Anu Solomon is expected to join Baylor as a graduate transfer for the 2017 season, sources told 247Sports' Tom Loy and Steve Wiltfong. Solomon was in and out of the Wildcats' lineup in 2016 after suffering a knee injury in practice following a season-opening loss to BYU and..." January 10

  • Arizona Wildcats quarterback Anu Solomon plans to transfer

    Tuscon "Arizona Wildcats quarterback Anu Solomon announced Tuesday that he intends to transfer. It is believed that Solomon will graduate before next season. As a graduate transfer, Solomon, a redshirt junior in 2016, would be eligible to play right away at an FBS school. In a post on Instagram,..." December 13

  • Arizona runs over Arizona State with 511 rushing yards

    The Sports Xchange "Arizona ran for a school-record 511 yards and unleashed a series of big plays to beat rival Arizona State 56-35, avoiding a winless conference season and preventing the Sun Devils from becoming bowl eligible Friday night in a Territorial Cup matchup in Tucson, Ariz. The Wildcats (3-8, 1-8..." November 26

  • No. 12 Colorado routs Arizona 49-24

    The Sports Xchange "Colorado is having perhaps the most surprising season in the country, but the toughest part has yet to come. The No. 12 Buffaloes took care of business Saturday night as Sefo Liufau passed for three touchdowns and Phillip Lindsay ran for three as Colorado stayed atop the Pac-12 South with a..." November 13

  • McCaffrey leads Stanford to victory over Arizona

    The Sports Xchange "Christian McCaffrey rushed for 169 yards and scored three touchdowns as the Cardinal set a season high for points with a 34-10 victory at Arizona on Saturday night in Tucson, Ariz. Stanford (5-3, 3-3 Pac-12) scored more than 17 points for the first time since the third game of the season and..." October 30

  • Darnold, Smith-Schuster propel USC in rout of Arizona

    The Sports Xchange "Quarterback Sam Darnold threw for five touchdowns - including three to receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster - and USC coasted to a 48-14 victory at Arizona in a Pac-12 game on Saturday. Darnold threw four scoring passes in the first half, two of which came after Wildcats' turnovers set up the..." October 15

  • Arizona's Cody Ippolito suffers third season-ending knee injury of career

    Today's U "Arizona middle linebacker Cody Ippolito suffered a torn ACL for the third time and will miss the rest of the Wildcats’ season, according to Anthony Gimino of Ippolito injured his knee in Arizona’s loss to Utah on Saturday. The 22-year-old missed the entire 2013 and 2015..." October 11

  • No. 24 Utah rallies for 36-23 victory

    The Sports Xchange "SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah did everything possible in digging an early hole for itself against Arizona. The No. 24 Utes let the Wildcats turn their first play from scrimmage into a touchdown and short circuited several drives with repeated false start penalties. It took some huge defensive plays..." October 09

  • Rosen leads UCLA past Arizona 45-24

    The Sports Xchange "Quarterback Josh Rosen passed for 350 yards and accounted for four touchdowns, UCLA scored on every possession after halftime and the Bruins handled injury-riddled Arizona 45-24 on Saturday night in Pasadena, Calif. Rosen threw three touchdown passes and scored on a 1-yard keeper early in..." October 02