TUCSON, Ariz. ?- The Arizona Football team continued spring drills Friday with a brisk practice at the Jimenez Practice Facility in preparations for their third scrimmage of the spring at 10 a.m., Saturday morning in Arizona Stadium. A number of returning lettermen in town for Football Lettermen Weekend will be in attendance at the scrimmage.
“I am pleased with the offense’s ability to move the ball,” second-year Head Coach Mike Stoops said. “But I am dismayed by its ability to go deep against the secondary.”
Arizona will wrap spring drills up next week with three practices before the Spring Game on April 23 at 1:30 p.m. in Arizona Stadium.
The athletics department held the Lettermen's Golf Tournament at the school's home course, Arizona National, Friday morning. A reception for returnees will be held in the Jim Click Hall of Champions Friday evening with Stoops and the coaching staff on hand...Stoops told the team after practice he Saturday’s scrimmage would be big on the defensive side.