Week 1: Arizona vs NAU

Facing Northern Arizona University is a crowd favorite due to the in-state rivalry!  NAU is a division I school, but is not a member of the PAC 12.  This game is expected to be fun and a good way to get students pumped for the upcoming season.  The Arizona Athletics Department is debuting a number […]

Arizona Wildcats 2013

Welcome Back, Wildcats! Students on the University of Arizona campus are just beginning to get back into the swing of things in Tucson.  Luckily for us, we have the excitement of a football game on the first Friday of school to get us going again! Arizona Stadium has undergone a serious facelift that will hopefully […]

ARIZONA vs Arizona State: TERRITORIAL CUP, Rivalry & Week 13 Preview

Arizona State at #24 Arizona, Arizona Stadium at 10:00 pm EST/7:00 pm PST on ESPN The Rivalry As rivalries go, the Territorial Cup is one of the most storied and passionate in the nation. It also lays claim to the oldest trophy in college football (yes, the Territorial Cup isn’t just a name, it’s an […]

Preview Week 11…Arizona: Homecoming vs Colorado

Arizona Homecoming: Up and at em’ at the crack of dawn They say the best way to recover from embarrassment is to hold you head high and move on to the next task at hand.  For Arizona, this is the road we now face.  Arizona (5-4, 2-4 Pac-12) will take on Colorado (1-8, 1-5 Pac-12) […]

Recap Week 10…#22 Arizona: Takes a beating on the road in LA

#22 Arizona (5-4) loses to UCLA (7-2): 66-10 at the Rose Bowl.  The Wildcats are now 0-3 in away games. Ouch.  We all thought the bloodbath was over after Arizona encountered the wrath of Oregon, however, UCLA proved us wrong this weekend.  Although Arizona was able to get 10 points on the board, the spread […]

Preview Week 10… #22 Arizona: Road Trip to LA

Away games are bittersweet events. It is nice to be able to stay at home, eat food that isn’t overpriced, and (if you’re in the ZonaZoo) not have to stand the entire game. But there’s that little bit of sadness in knowing that the players can’t hear you cheer for them, knowing that you didn’t […]

Recap Week 9 Arizona: Cats defeat the #9 Trojans, Make their way back into the rankings (#24)

Arizona defeats #9 USC, 39-36 in Tuscon. There are a lot of students who just cannot make it through the football games. Their excuses run the gamut including: it’s too hot, I don’t like to stand, the game is too long, etc, etc. As a resident assistant, I talk to my kids (yes, they’re my […]

Arizona Week 8 Recap: Family Weekend/Washington Rout

Arizona (4-3, 1-3) defeated Washington (3-4, 1-3) 52-17, at home. Family weekend is met by bittersweet reviews, depending on who you talk to. Those whose parents traveled to campus for a visit spent quality time as a family, but were sad to see them go. Those students from further away whose parents were unable to […]

Arizona Week 8 Preview: Arizona Family Weekend (and a game agaisn the Huskies)

Arizona Family Weekend! (and there’s a football game too!) As many students are finishing up midterms and maybe a hell week or two, the time has come for University of Arizona’s Family Weekend! The Wildcat parents will descend on the campus to treat their son/daughter to some much needed, relaxing family time.  For those who […]

Arizona Week 6 Recap vs Stanford: Cats take another loss away from home

Arizona (3-3) loses to #18 Stanford (3-3) on the road 54-48. After a promising start to the season, the Arizona Wildcats have fallen to 3-3 for the season. While .500 doesn’t seem that bad, taking a closer look at individual games tells the full story.  The Wildcats have lost their last three games, all against […]