Coaching Staff Players of the Week: Washington

On Sunday, Arizona Wildcats head coach Rich Rodriguez named his players of the week for Saturday’s loss against Washington (Photo by: Joe Nicholson/USA TODAY Sports)

On Sunday, Arizona Wildcats head coach Rich Rodriguez and his staff announced their players of the week for Saturday’s 31-13 loss to Washington:

“Hard Edge” Player of the Week: Ka’deem Carey, RB
Carey was awarded the distinction for the second straight game after rushing the ball a career-high 30 times for 132 yards and one touchdown. He also caught four passes for 49 yards, including a 24-yard reception on 4th-and-10 to set up a 7-yard B.J. Denker touchdown run in the 3rd quarter. His performance marked the seventh-straight game he has rushed for over 100 yards and the 12th-straight game he has rushed for at least one touchdown. Carey has rushed for 1,345 yards and 15 touchdowns in his last seven games.

Note: Rodriguez did not pick an offensive, defensive or special teams player of the week for the first time this season.

Student of the Week: Jacob Alsadek, OL
Scout Team Players of the Week: Faitele Faafoi, OL (offense), Justin Samules, CB (defense), RJ Morgan, S (special teams)

Previous weeks: NAUUNLV, UTSA

Topics: Arizona Wildcats, B.J. Denker, Faitele Faafoi, Follow, Index, Jacob Alsadek, Justin Samuels, Rich Rodriguez, RJ Morgan

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