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Daily Wildcat scouting report

No. 23 Utah visits Arizona Stadium for a contest with the Wildcats on Friday. We take a look at some of the possible matchups that may decide the game. Follow Saul Bookman on Twitter Read more

Analysis: Utes come to Tucson with plenty fire and power

Kyle Whittingham is the third-longest tenured coach in the Football Bowl Subdivision, for good reason. Whittingham has built a consistent winner in Salt Lake City. The Utah Utes have won a combined 27 games in the last three years, including nine games in 2016. Read more

Wildcats look to bounce back Friday against UTEP

Sean Kugler’s return to his alma mater has gone from a dream come true to an endless nightmare. The University of Texas at El Paso has reached one bowl game during his four-year tenure, and are projected to spend the postseason at home yet again. Read more

Arizona football notebook: Arizona's loss to Houston

The thoughts of Arizona pulling out a come-from-behind victory were erased as Houston won its first game of the 2017 season by a final score of 19-16. The victory also marked Houston head coach Major Applewhite’s first victory as a college football head coach. Read more

Commentary: Passing game is starting to cost 'Cats

The Arizona football team had another impressive rushing game in its home opener against Northern Arizona, but this week was a different story. The results? A reliance on the passing game to win that would never come to fruition in a 19-16 home loss to the visiting Houston Cougars Saturday night at Arizona Stadium. Read more

HALFTIME: A back and fourth battle, Houston leads 17-10

Arizona battled Houston close in the first half, but the Cougars found their way through the second quarter taking a 10-3 lead. The Wildcats responded with a drive of their own with JJ Taylor rushing 54-yards followed by Zach Green to score a touchdown tying the game 10-10. Read more