By the Numbers: Arizona vs. California

Arizona will open Pac-12 play with a Saturday night matchup with California. Read on to find out where some of the Wildcats rank in the NCAA, Cal's stats for the first two games, and more.


Arizona vs California

Sep. 20 at 7:00 pm
TV: Pac-12 Network
Arizona Stadium

ARIZONA

CALIFORNIA
Overall Record
3-0 (1.000)
2-0 (1.000)
Scoring/G: PF&PA(Rank)
39.7 (33)
21.3 (47)
43 (22)
19 (31)
Yardage/G: YF&YA(Rank)
582.7 (8)
383 (64)
497.5 (36)
327.5 (32)
Rushing/G: YF&YA(Rank)
268.3 (19)
116 (38)
184.5 (50)
112.5 (36)
Passing/G: YF&YA(Rank)
314.3 (21)
267 (91)
313 (27)
215 (48)
Turnover Margin(Rank)
0.33 (49)
0.5 (41)
AP Poll
NR
NR
Coaches Poll
NR
NR
Sagarin Rating
34 (78.80)
55 (72.62)
Schedule/Results
Fri 08/29 UNLV W 58-13
Sat 08/30 at Northwestern W 31-24
Thu 09/04 at UTSA W 26-23
Sat 09/06 Sacramento State W 55-14
Sat 09/13 Nevada W 35-28
Sat 09/20 at Arizona
Sat 09/20 California
Sat 09/27 Colorado
Thu 10/02 at Oregon
Sat 10/04 at Washington State
Sat 10/11 USC
Sat 10/11 Washington
Sat 10/25 at Washington State
Sat 10/18 UCLA
Sat 11/01 at UCLA
Fri 10/24 Oregon
Sat 11/08 Colorado
Sat 11/01 at Oregon State
Sat 11/15 Washington
Thu 11/13 at USC
Sat 11/22 at Utah
Sat 11/22 Stanford
Fri 11/28 Arizona State
Sat 11/29 BYU
Last Meeting: 2013
Arizona won 33-28
(Arizona leads the series 15-14-2)
Stats appearing in BLUE are the better of the 2 teams.

More Statistics

Statistic
ARIZONA
CALIFORNIA
Diff
LY
 
UA
OPP
DIFF
CAL
OPP
DIFF
UA-CAL
UA
Yds / Play
7.5
5.2
2.3
6.2
4.5
1.7
1.3
5.8
Rushing Yds / Car
6.2
3.2
3.0
4.0
3.7
0.3
2.2
5.3
Passing Yds / Att
9.1
7.1
2
9.2
5
4.2
-0.1
6.6
Passing Yds / Comp
14.5
11
3.5
14.2
9.9
4.3
0.3
10.9
Passing Cmp %
62.5
64.6
-2.1
64.7
51.2
13.5
-2.2
60.8
Turnovers / G
0.33
0.66
0.33
1.5
2
0.5
1.17
1.4
Fumbles Lost / G
0
0
0
0.5
0.5
0
0.5
0.8
Interceptions / G
0.33
0.66
0.33
1
1.5
0.5
0.66
0.5
Penalties: No/G
7.33
7
-0.33
8
5
-3
0.66
4
Penalties: Yards/G
61
63.7
2.7
80.5
48.5
-32
19.5
36.8
A positive(+) differential (DIFF) means that a team is better than its year-to-date opponents for a given statistic while a negative(-) differential (shown in red) means that it is worse.
Blue in last year's column means current year is better in given statistic.

Top Players

ARIZONA
Rank Category Player Value
18 Passing Yards / Game Anu Solomon 311.3
7 Field Goals / Game Casey Skowron 2.33
29 Receiving Yards / Game Cayleb Jones 96.3
7 Rushing Yards / Game Nick Wilson 149.7
10 Total Offense / Game Anu Solomon 351.7
13 Passing Touchdowns Anu Solomon 8
28 Total Tackles / Game Scooby Wright III 11
13 Rushing Touchdowns Nick Wilson 4
16 Receiving Touchdowns Cayleb Jones 3
CALIFORNIA
Rank Category Player Value
2 Interceptions / Game Griffin Piatt 1
38 Passing Yards / Game Jared Goff 255
16 Receiving Touchdowns Kenny Lawler 3
28 Sacks /Game Todd Barr 1

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