Arizona beats ASU, clinches Pac-12 South

Tucson, AZ ( – The public address announcer at Arizona
Stadium never relayed the results of the game in Pasadena. Arizona’s focus was
sorely on its in-state rival, and the Territorial Cup is now back in its

The Wildcats are hoping to add another trophy to their collection next week.

Nick Wilson ran for three scores and Samajie Grant hauled in both of Anu
Solomon’s two touchdown passes as the 12th-ranked Wildcats defeated No. 13
Arizona State 42-35 on Friday afternoon.

The victory over the Sun Devils, coupled with No. 8 UCLA’s loss to Stanford,
wrapped up the Pac-12 South and punched Arizona’s ticket into the Pac-12 title
game in Santa Clara against No. 3 Oregon next Friday.

Stanford put the finishing touches of a 31-10 rout of the Bruins at the Rose
Bowl just minutes prior to Mike Bercovici’s 4th-and-12 pass with 1:07
remaining into a crowd of Arizona players falling incomplete.