Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Derrick Rainey
Derrick Rainey


Houston, Texas

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 181



Last School:
Northbrook HS


Arizona Coaches Select Weekly Player Nods

Arizona hits the road on Sat., Nov. 3 for a matchup at UCLA. The game is slated for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff and will air live on the Pac-12 Networks.


Monday Press Conference Transcript

The Wildcats welcome No. 10 USC to Arizona Stadium on Sat., Oct. 27 at 12:30 p.m. The game will air live on ABC/ESPN2.


Offense ahead in Scrimmage

Cats run about 100 situational plays Saturday...


Spring Camp Notes...

Cats get a break -- UA's spring recess


Associated Press Photos, No. 10 USC at Arizona

Associated Press Photos, No. 10 USC at Arizona

2012: Played in 13 games and started six contests at cornerback ... Had career-high seven tackles vs. Oklahoma State, Arizona State and Nevada ... Totaled 46 tackles on the season, 38 solo and eight assisted ... Also forced a fumble at Stanford.

2011: Played in seven games with the secondary and on special teams ... Had two solo tackles.

2010: Played in three games ... Did not record any stats.

2009: Redshirted his true freshman year.

High School: PrepStar All-Midlands as an athlete for head coach Craig Cripps ... High school quarterback as a junior at times, recruited as a receiver, running back and safety ... Logged 93 carries for 557 yards and four rushing TDs as a sophomore ... Collected 98 carries for 726 yards and three rushing TDs as junior ... Also with 12 catches for 277 yards and four TDs receiving as junior ... watch list ... Basketball player, high jumper and long jumper for the Northbrook track squad ... 2007 District 19-5A Champion in the high jump at 6-6 and a regional qualifier.

Personal: Son of Maria Rainey ... Majoring in science, technology, health and society.

Career Stats
Year G/GS UA-A Total FF
2010 3/0 0-0 0 0
2011 7/0 2-0 2 0
2012 13/6 38-8 46 1
Total 23/6 40-8 48 1