Arizona football saw 10 of its student-athletes earn degrees during university commencement ceremonies on Dec. 15.
A look back at some of the highlights and records set by Arizona at the 2012 Gildan New Mexico Bowl.
A quick recap of Friday's events in Albuquerque, N.M. for the Gildan New Mexico Bowl.
A quick recap of Thursday's events in Albuquerque, N.M. for the Gildan New Mexico Bowl.
Sophomore receiver Austin Hill led the Arizona awards with first-team All-Pac-12 honors.
At Arizona: Expected to embrace Arizona's new offense with a serious plan as a fifth-year senior ... Was ready to go every game as emergency option in 2011 but was able to redshirt ... Clearly one of the team's most talented players ... Team co-Offensive MVP in 2010 ... Remarkable 2-0 record in starts against Washington and UCLA in 2010, filling in for injured Nick Foles, accumulating 688 yards in total offense ... Career-best 319 passing yards against the Bruins on career-best 24-for-36 throwing ... Logged 18-for-22 vs. Huskies and earned Pac-10 Offensive POW honors ... Rushed 19 times for 136 yards, including career-high 12 totes vs. UCLA ... Career-long 41-yard pass against UCLA ... Finished WSU game after Foles' injury with 14-for-20 passing ... Has a 4-1 record as the starter in his career ... In 2009, athletic ability and running skill put him as the No. 1 quarterback after spring ball and fall camp, and started the first three games ... Played in five other contests ... A winning performance in first collegiate start, completing 19 of 30 for 202 yards against Central Michigan, and was 14-for-20 for 150 yards and a TD against NAU ... Rushed for career-high 91 yards on 10 attempts against Washington State, and another 83 yards in opener against the Chippewas ... Third on the team in rushing with 309 yards and among the best at 7.5 yards per tote ... Had 29 key rushing yards at ASU ... As a true freshman in 2008, he led the team with 8.2 yards per rush in flush-out or designed plays, and completed 64 percent of his 11 pass attempts ... Scored a pair of rushing TDs (Idaho, WSU) and throwing for another (Idaho) ... Was six-for-10 passing for 77 yards and season-high eight carries (48 yards) in the opener, and a high of 58 yards rushing vs. Washington ... His rushing total in 2008 was the most for a UA quarterback since Keith Smith ran for 199 yards on 49 attempts in 1998.
High School: Tacoma News Tribune Western 100 ... Received votes on the Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West ... 2007 PrepStar All-America ... 2007 finalist for the Joe Montana Award, national top prep quarterback honor ... CalHiSports First-Team All-State First-Team (multi-purpose) ... Senior year, completed 174 of 285 passes for 2,479 yards and 19 touchdowns, plus rushed for 1,099 yards on 131 carries, with 13 scores ... Helped lead head coach Matt Logan's squad to a 13-2 season and the CIF Division I Championship ... Participated in the Offense-Defense All-Star game in Miami ... As a junior, he threw for 1,700 yards and 10 scores, rushing for 526 yards and seven TDs on 71 carries (7.5 yards per carry), in an offense featuring a 2,000-yard running back ... Had the fifth-best pass completion percentage in school history in 2006, 60 percent ... Earned all-league nods after the Huskies' 11-1 season in 2006 ... Reported 4.58 speed at a June 2007 combine in Los Angeles.
Personal: Majoring in family studies and human development.
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