Washington vs Arizona By-the-Numbers

UW drew 13 points in the latest AP ranking and six in the coaches' poll, good for 34th and 37th, respectively. The Huskies have won four of their last six games after enduring a 2-18 stretch. The first of those four wins over the last six came last season in Tucson in a 38-14 win over the Wildcats.


    By the Numbers

WASHINGTON VS. ARIZONA

Sat., Sept 30, 2006 at 6:00 PM MST
TV: None
Arizona Stadium
Field: Natural Grass

UW

ARIZONA
Overall Record 3-1(.750) 2-2(.500)
Location Record 0-1(.000) on the road 2-1(.667) at home
Scoring/G: PF&PA(Rank) 26.3(55) 26.3(86) 12.5(108) 22.0(66)
Yardage/G: PF&PA(Rank) 345.0(59) 350.3(86) 241.5(108) 337.8(76)
Rushing/G: PF&PA(Rank) 170.3(38) 132.8(65) 87.3(102) 135.8(69)
Passing/G: PF&PA(Rank) 174.8(79) 217.5(81)* 154.3(95) 202.0(66)*
Turnover Margin(Rank) -0.8(91) -0.3(68)
AP Poll NR NR
Coaches Poll NR NR
Sagarin Rating 44(75.31) 62(71.26)
20-year records as favorite
& as underdog at location
13-32-0 (.304) as ROAD Underdog
34-14-1 (.704) as ROAD favorite
56-16-0 (.778) as HOME Favorite
10-31-1 (.250) as HOME underdog
Schedule/Results 3-1(.750) 2-2(.500)
9/2 San Jose St (W 35-29) 9/2 BYU (W 16-13)
9/9 at Oklahoma (L 20-37) 9/9 at LSU (L 3-45)
9/16 Fresno (W 21-20) 9/16 SFA (W 28-10)
9/23 UCLA (W 29-19) 9/23 USC (L 3-20)
9/30 at Arizona 9/30 at UW
10/7 at USC 10/7 at UCLA
10/14 OSU 10/14 at Stanford
10/21 at Cal 10/21 OSU
10/28 ASU 10/28 BYE
11/4 at Oregon 11/4 at WSU
11/11 Stanford 11/11 Cal
11/18 at WSU 11/18 at Oregon
  11/25 ASU
   
Last Meeting
at Arizona (2005)
Washington 38
Arizona 14
* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
Stats appearing in BLUE are the better of the 2 teams.

    More Stats...

Statistic WASHINGTON ARIZONA Diff Last Year
UW OPP DIFF AZ OPP DIFF UW-AZ UW
Pts / G 26.3 26.3 0.0 12.5 22.0 -9.5 13.8 21.6
Yds / G 345.0 350.3 -5.3 241.5 337.8 -96.3 103.5 358.0
Rushing Yds / G 170.3 132.8 37.5 87.3 135.8 -48.5 83.0 135.2
Passing Yds / G 174.8 217.5 -42.8 154.3 202.0 -47.8 20.5 222.8
Yds / Play 5.5 5.5 0.0 4.2 5.3 -1.1 1.3 5.6
Rushing Yds / Car 4.8 3.9 0.8 3.3 4.2 -0.9 1.4 3.9
Passing Yds / Att 6.4 7.1 -0.8 4.9 6.5 -1.6 1.4 7.6
Passing Yds / Cmp 11.1 11.2 -0.1 9.3 9.7 -0.4 1.7 14.4
Passing Cmp % 57.3 63.9 -6.7 52.8 66.9 -14.1 4.5 52.5
Punt Return Avg 6.8 26.0 -19.3 7.0 10.6 -3.6 -0.3 6.1
Yds / 7 Pts 92.0 93.4 1.4 135.2 107.5 -27.8 43.2 116.3
Plays / 7 Pts 16.9 17.1 0.3 32.2 20.1 -12.1 15.3 20.8
Rushing Play % 56.5 52.5 4.0 45.7 51.0 -5.3 10.9 54.0
Passing Play % 43.5 47.5 -4.0 54.3 49.0 5.3 -10.9 46.0
Plays/Game 63.3 64.3 -1.0 57.5 63.3 -5.8 0.0 64.0
Turnovers / G 2.0 1.3 -0.8 2.3 2.0 -0.3 0.3 1.8
Fumbles / G 1.5 0.3 -1.3 0.8 1.5 0.8 -0.8 1.1
Intercept / G 0.5 1.0 0.5 1.5 0.5 -1.0 1.0 0.7
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.

    Who's Who...

    Players ranked in the NCAA Top 100
WASHINGTON
Rank Category Player Value
1 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Sean Douglas 48.79
20 Tackles C.J. Wallace 10
29 Interceptions Mesphin Forrester 0.5
32 Total Offense Isaiah Stanback 229.25
38 Sacks Chris Stevens 0.75
58 Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Isaiah Stanback 126.54
69 Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Marlon Wood 6.75
73 Rushing Louis Rankin 69.25
73 Tackles For Loss Chris Stevens 1.25
76 Field Goals Michael Braunstein 0.50
80 Rushing Isaiah Stanback 64.75
84 Tackles Scott White 7.75
87 Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Roy Lewis 17.90
90 Scoring Sonny Shackelford 6.00
100 Receptions Per Game Sonny Shackelford 4.00
ARIZONA
Rank Category Player Value
9 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Nick Folk 45.79
25 Field Goals Nick Folk 1.25
28 Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Syndric Steptoe 25.88
29 Interceptions Antoine Cason 0.50
38 Sacks Louis Holmes 0.75
56 All-Purpose Runners Syndric Steptoe 109.00
64 Rushing Chris Jennings 71.00
73 Tackles Spencer Larsen 8.00
89 Receptions Per Game Syndric Steptoe 4.25
99 Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Willie Tuitama 96.40
100 Receptions Per Game Michael Thomas 4.00

    Roster Profile...

Category WASHINGTON ARIZONA
Average height 6'2" 6'2"
Average weight 233lbs 228lbs
%Seniors(including 5th years) 20% 24%
Average Experience 2.35yrs 2.61yrs
%In-state 43% 19%
Top states WA-43 CA-28
CA-41 TX-24
HI-6 AZ-14
Total Players 101 72

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