Stanford Blows Out Arizona 55-17

By EFN Staff
Published: 10/04/2015

Stanford 55 Arizona 17

Stanford scored on its first eight possessions on the way to dismantling undermanned Arizona. The Cardinal has won four straight games since their season-opening loss to Northwestern. 

Player of the game

  • Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan was nearly perfect as he converted 17-of-19 passes for 217 yards and a pair of touchdowns. The senior has thrown multiple touchdowns in six of his last seven games dating back to last season.
Key stats
  • Stanford has won the last four meetings between the teams and holds a 15-14 edge in the all-time series.
  • Cardinal running back Remound Wright rushed for two touchdowns and caught another, giving the senior three straight games with multiple scores.
  • Wildcats quarterback Jerrard Randall filled in admirably for the injured Anu Solomon, passing for 178 yards and a touchdown and adding 67 yards on the ground.
  • Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey rushed for 156 yards and scored his first rushing touchdown of the season; he has rushed for at least 115 yards in each of the last three games.
  • Stanford’s defense held Arizona running back Nick Wilson, who entered the game averaging 142.5 yards per game, to 46 rushing yards.
  • Wilson did add his 22nd career rushing touchdown - seventh most in school history.
  • Arizona saw its streak of scoring in 22 consecutive quarters snapped after entering the second quarter down 13-0.
  • Stanford has now scored at least 40 points in three straight games for the first time since the Andrew Luck era.

Key play

  • With 1:27 left in the first half, Hogan found Wright for a 16-yard touchdown to give Stanford a commanding 27-3 lead.

Up next

  • Arizona vs. Oregon State (10/10)
  • Stanford vs. UCLA (10/15)