Arizona (7-5, 4-5 Pac-12) faces Nevada (7-5, 4-4 Mountain West) on Saturday, Dec. 15, at the Gildan New Mexico Bowl in Albuquerque, N.M. Kickoff is set for 11 a.m. (MST) on ESPN.
A fun, if not random, review of some superlative facts and figures from Arizona's regular season.
The annual Territorial Cup -- the nation's oldest rivalry trophy game -- pits Arizona (7-4, 4-4 Pac-12) against Arizona State (6-5, 4-4 Pac-12) on Friday, Nov. 23, at 8 p.m. MST. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN.
The No. 24-ranked Arizona football team (5-3, 2-3 Pac-12) heads to The Rose Bowl to take on No. 25 UCLA (6-2, 3-2 Pac-12) on Saturday. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. on the Pac-12 Networks.
Arizona (3-2, 0-2 Pac-12) vies for its first conference victory at No. 18 Stanford (3-1, 1-1 Pac-12) on Saturday. The game will be televised nationally on FOX at Noon (PDT).
2012: A 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 ... The 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 ... A 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 for head coach Andy Bitto ... 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 Carmel Corsairs earn a share of a conference title ... Also played basketball.
Personal: Son of Ann and Michael Baucus ... Majoring in history.