A Player’s Preview: Stanford

UA has beaten the Cardinal 17 consecutive times

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TUCSON, AZ - Arizona will head to the Bay Area for its first Pac-12 trip of the season. The Cats open with Stanford on Wednesday night, before traveling to Cal to take on the Golden Bears on Saturday.

The Wildcats have won 17 straight games against Stanford dating back to 2009. Arizona’s last lost to the Cardinal came on Jan. 4, 2009 in Palo Alto.

Arizona open Pac-12 play last week with home wins over Colorado and Utah.

The Cats start 2-0 in Pac-12 play for the sixth time in the past seven seasons.

Sophomore Brandon Randolph scored 21 points in Saturday’s overtime win over Utah. He has scored in double figures in all 15 games this season, joining Kris Wilkes (UCLA) and Tres Tinkle (Oregon State) as the only players in the Pac-12 to have scored in double figures in each of their team’s games this season.

Redshirt junior Chase Jeter tied his career high with 21 points Saturday and established new career highs in rebounds (13) minutes (39) and assists (4). Jeter is second in the Pac-12 in field goal percentage at .650.

The Stanford matchup is set for a 9:10 p.m. Tucson time, tip-off at Maples Pavilion.

The game will air on the Pac-12 Network.

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