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Preview: Houston (0-0) at ARIZONA (1-0)

September 8, 2017 GMT

The Wildcats rushed for 506 yards and 7 TDs in their 62-24 win over Northern Arizona. While no individual rushed for 100 yards, eight different Wildcats rushed for 30 or more yards. Including last year’s season finale vs. Arizona State (511 yards/7 TDs), Arizona has rushed for 1,017 yards and 14 TDs the last two games. Senior QB Brandon Dawkins has rushed for 275 yards on 19 carries (14.5 avg) the last two games. Junior S Demetrius Flannigan-Fowles had two interceptions in the season-opening win. He had two of Arizona’s eight total interceptions all of last year. Junior WR Shun Brown had a 66-yard punt return for Arizona’s first touchdown of the season. The 66 return yards were more than the 56 yards UA totaled on all punt returns over 12 games last season.