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1-0, 1st in Pac 12 - South

Who's in? Arizona

Can Arizona break through the Pac-12 South to reach the College Football Playoff? The Wildcats' campaign started with a win over UTSA on Thursday night. Who's in? Arizona

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Grantland: Harbaugh, Heisman Hopefuls, and Hair: Meet the 2015 Preseason College Football Triangle All-Stars

FOOTBALL IS BACK! The 2015 college campaign kicked off Thursday night, and boy was it a doozy. It was also just the tip of the iceberg of chaos and thrills and fun that awaits us this fall, and we’re pretty excited about that. So to celebrate the return of this beautifully bizarre sport, we’re honoring our preseason lettermen: Some of them are the best at what they do. Some of them are the most fun. Some of them are hair. Together, they’re the 2015 Triangle All-Stars.

David Lombardi ESPN Staff Writer 

We saw how much Arizona missed linebacker Scooby Wright, who injured his knee in the first quarter, when UTSA rolled up 525 yards on the Wildcats. The reigning PAC-12 defensive player of the year was scheduled for an MRI Thursday night, but coach Rich Rodriguez hopes Wright will be healthy soon. "I don't think it's the bad MCL or ACL, but I hate to speculate," he said. "So we'll see what happens."

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Zona's Wright slated for MRI for left knee injury

Arizona star linebacker Scooby Wright will have an MRI after injuring his left knee in the first quarter of the Wildcats' season-opening 42-32 win over UTSA on Thursday night.

Solomon sharp in Arizona win (2:05)

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Anu Solomon throws for 4 TDs to lead No. 22 Arizona over UTSA, 42-32. Roadrunners: 525 Tot Yds of offense. #UTSAvsAZ #collegefootball #gameday


Final: (22) Arizona 42, UTSA 32

Preseason All-American LB Scooby Wright left the game with an apparent knee injury for the Wildcats, who held off a game Roadrunners squad for a season-opening win. Arizona QB Anu Solomon threw 4 TDs with 0 INTs.


Arizona's big block helps keep lead secure

Daniel Portillo had a 44-yard FG attempt to pull UTSA within 6, but DaVonte' Neal got his mitts on the kick, and Jonathan Haden recovered for Arizona. The Wildcats lead 35-26 in the fourth.

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Solomon to Nate Phillips with a short Arizona TD pass. Wildcats strike first in second half, lead 28-20.


Touchdown Arizona. Wildcats push their lead to 28-20 on a 4-yd TD pass from Solomon to Phillips.


Scooby Wright leaves game for Arizona

The preseason All-American LB was sidelined with a knee injury in the first half against UTSA, and the Wildcats hold a 21-20 lead heading into the second half.


Arizona letting unranked opponent linger

Blake Bogenschutz tore up the Wildcats' defense in the second quarter, helping UTSA to just a one-point deficit against No. 22 Arizona at the half.

2015 Team Stats

Passing Yards229.014th
Rushing Yards163.013th
Points For42.027th
Points Against32.013th

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