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BYU vs. Arizona: The Break Down


The G-man makes his predictions for BYU's season opener against Arizona based on his head-to-head evaluation of each offensive and defensive position. On paper, this duel in the desert looks like a close match up, with the Cougar's strength matching up against that of the Wildcats. How the game plays out, however, remains to be seen.

Quarterbacks Arizona: Willie Tuitama is good. Having played down the stretch starting in each of Arizona's last four games the prospects for Tuitama are high entering his sophomore season. Tuitama raised the Wildcat's scoring average by almost 10 points per game when he played, although the yards per pass did not increase all that significantly. BYU: John Beck started the last two full... Recommended Stories