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Statistically, Ka’Deem Carey‘s 2012 season was the best ever by an Arizona Wildcat running back. The sophomore from Tucson broke the school records for rushing yards and rushing touchdowns in a single game (that virtuoso performance against Colorado) and a single season.

All that’s left now are the UA career marks. Here are Ka’Dream’s targets:

Arizona Football Career Rushing Leaders

RankPlayerYardsAttemptsAverageYears
1Ka'Deem Carey4,2397435.72011-2013
2Trung Canidate3,8246046.31996-1999
3Ontiwaun Carter3,5018054.31991-1994
4Art Luppino3,3815136.61953-1956
5Mike Bell3,1636784.72002-2005
6Hubie Oliver3,0966494.81977-1980
7Nic Grigsby2,9575725.22007-2010
8David Adams2,5716004.31984-1986
9Clarence Farmer2,5305214.92000-2003
10Keola Antolin2,3975004.82008-2011
11Jim Upchurch2,3894884.91972-1974
12Bob McCall2,0744734.41970-1972
13Ken Cardella2,0603366.11951-1953
14Eddie Wolgast2,0223875.21945-1950

Arizona Football Career Rushing Touchdown Leaders

RankPlayerTDsYears
1Ka'Deem Carey482011-2013
2Art Luppino441953-1956
3Nic Grigsby282007-2010
4Ronald Veal271987-1990
5Keola Antolin262008-2011
6Trung Canidate251996-1999
7Ontiwaun Carter211991-1994
8tKelvin Eafon201996-1998
8tVance Johnson201981-1984
10tChuck Levy191991-1993
10tClarence Farmer192000-2003

So after a season of 1,929 yards and 23 touchdowns Carey needs 1,471 yards and 16 TDs to monopolize the Wildcat record book. Keep tabs on the top Cat’s progress right here at Wildcat Universe.

The stalking of history resumes tonight.