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2015 Schedule
7-6, 2nd in MW - Mountain
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Arizona rising

It's going to take more than that to bring down Wildcats RB Jared Baker. He shed a tackle by New Mexico LB Donnie White on the way to the end zone. Best bowl photos

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Scooby Wright III gets emotional after win

The Arizona DE became choked up when he announced that today's Gildan New Mexico Bowl win would be his final game in a Wildcats uniform.

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Arizona's victory in 15 seconds (0:15)
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Arizona stops New Mexico in New Mexico Bowl

Anu Solomon threw two TD passes and ran for another in Arizona's 45-37 win over New Mexico at the New Mexico Bowl.

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Arizona holds off New Mexico (1:33)
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Arizona - New Mexico postgame breakdown (2:57)
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Scooby Wright III named Defensive Player of the Game (0:38)
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Rich Rodriguez and Arizona presented with Gildan New Mexico Bowl trophy (0:26)
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Scooby Wright III emotional after final Arizona game (1:37)
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Arizona pick seals New Mexico Bowl win

New Mexico was working on a potential game-winning drive when the Wildcats thwarted it with an interception to secure the 45-37 win. Arizona now has four straight winning seasons.

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Rich Rodriguez: Wildcats hung in there, came out winners (1:06)

Arizona closing in on bowl win

The Wildcats converted a field goal to extend their lead to eight points over New Mexico in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl. The Lobos have the ball late in the fourth quarter with a chance to tie with a TD and an two-point conversion. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Wright stops New Mexico on 4th down

Scooby Wright is making his presence felt in his third game of the season, as he brings down the Lobos QB to preserve Arizona's 42-37 lead in the New Mexico Bowl. (Live on ESPN)

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Arizona WR has some strong hands

Trey Griffey was being thrown to the ground by a New Mexico defender and he still hung on to this 30-yard catch with one hand. Arizona leads the New Mexico Bowl in the fourth quarter (Live on ESPN).

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New Mexico moves within a score

The Lobos are hanging around in the New Mexico Bowl as Austin Apodaca punched one in from four yards to cut Arizona's lead to 42-37 early in the fourth quarter.

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New Mexico recovers onside kick

After cutting Arizona's lead to 11, the Lobos went with the surprise onside kick and pounced on it to get the ball back. But QB Lamar Jordan limped to the sideline early in the drive, as New Mexico tries to trim the lead to single-digits.

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Jordan redeems himself, cuts into lead

After throwing an interception that set up an Arizona score, Lamar Jordan drove New Mexico down the field and scored a 3-yard TD -- his third rushing TD of the game. Arizona leads 42-31 late in the third quarter on ESPN.

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Wildcats capitalize on turnover

After a punt backed up New Mexico to its own 1-yard line, Lamar Jordan was intercepted by Jamar Allah. Jared Baker scored his 3rd TD of the game one play later, giving Arizona a 42-24 lead in the New Mexico Bowl.

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Arizona strikes quickly in second half

Jared Baker capped a 4-play, 75-yard drive with this 32-yard TD run, giving Arizona a 35-17 lead over New Mexico in the New Mexico Bowl.

Arizona hard to beat with halftime lead

The Wildcats, who lead New Mexico 28-17, are 26-2 when holding a halftime lead under Rich Rodriguez. The second half is about to begin now, with Arizona getting the ball to start. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Rich Rodriguez halftime interview (0:32)

Team Stats

Passing Yards131.6122nd
Rushing Yards246.68th
Points For29.365th
Points Against27.0Tied-64th

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