Wildcats continue dominance of NAU with 62-24 win - Tucson News Now

Wildcats continue dominance of NAU with 62-24 win

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Arizona Wildcats opened the 2017 college football season Saturday night with a 62-24 win over the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks at Arizona Stadium.

Arizona ran for 506 yards in the game while amassing 595 yards of total offense.

EXTRA COVERAGE: Photos from all the action, provided by Big E Photography, can be seen HERE.

Brandon Dawkins led the Cats on the ground with 92 yards and two touchdowns.

Nick Wilson carried the ball eight times for 87 yards and a 46-yard score.

Tony Ellison caught five passes for 79 yards and a 43-yard touchdown from Dawkins.

Demetrius Flannigan-Fowles had a pair of interceptions. He led UA with eight tackles.

The Wildcats host Houston next Saturday night at 7:30 p.m.

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