Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#68 Mickey Baucus
Position: Offensive Line
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 293
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Mundelein, Ill.
High School: Carmel Catholic HS
Experience: 3 Letters

2013: Started and played in all 13 games at left tackle … Member of the offensive line that allowed for Ka’Deem Carey to rush for 1,885 yards and 19 touchdowns … Group led Arizona to average 264.9 rushing yards per game and allowed just 1.31 sacks per game, both figures ranked second in the Pac-12 … Additionally, B.J. Denker threw for 2,516 yards and 16 scores … Arizona’s offense averaged 33.5 points per game, totaled 311 first downs and averaged 458.5 yards of offense per game.

2012: Member of the offensive line that earned Offensive Player of the Week honors from the Arizona coaching staff for its performance in the Washington game … Wildcats’ starting left tackle in all 13 games … Played with an offensive line that allowed UA to lead the Pac-12 in total offense for four-straight weeks (weeks 6-9) and rank as high as fourth nationally in weeks 3, 7 and 9 … Arizona's offensive triple-threat attack featured a 3,000-yard passer (Matt Scott - 3,620 yards), a 1,500-yard rusher (Ka'Deem Carey - 1,929 yards) and a 1,000-yard receiver (Austin Hill - 1,364 yards).

2011: Made 12 starts at left tackle as a redshirt freshman … Member of the offensive line that allowed for quarterback Nick Foles to throw for 4,334 yards and 28 touchdowns, averaging 465.2 yards of offensive per game and 30.8 points per game.

2010: Redshirted his true freshman year.

High School: All-East-Suburban Conference honors as senior … Daily Herald Lake County All-Area First-Team … Waukegan News Sun All-County First-Team … Chicago Tribune Second-Team All-State in 2009 … IlliniHQ All-State First-Team honors … Chicago Sun-Times All-Area Special Mention … Sun-Times Media ‘Gold List ‘Super 22’ … PrepStar All-Midwest … SuperPrep All-Midwest … Helped Corsairs earn a share of a conference title … Also played basketball.

Personal: Son of Ann and Michael Baucus … Majoring in economy and industry.