Carey runs for 204 yards; Arizona tops Utah 34-24

Carey runs for 204 yards; Arizona tops Utah 34-24
November 18, 2012, 1:25 am
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Arizona running back Ka'Deem Carey (25) carries the ball as Utah defensive back Eric Rowe (18) attempts to make the tackle in the first quarter during an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Ka'Deem Carey rushed for 204 yards and Arizona scored 17 unanswered points in the fourth quarter as the Wildcats defeated Utah 34-24 Saturday and guaranteed the Utes their first losing season since 2002.

Utah (4-7, 2-6 Pac-12) took a 24-17 on Travis Wilson's 36-yard touchdown pass to DeVonte Christopher late in the third quarter, but the Wildcats answered with touchdowns 3 minutes apart early in the fourth.

Daniel Jenkins tied it on a 2-yard TD run, and Matt Scott tossed an 18-yard scoring pass to Austin Hill with 11:07 left.

John Bonano's second field goal of the night, a 24-yarder, sealed the win for Arizona (7-4, 4-4) with 1:15 remaining.

Wilson passed for a career-high 311 yards and two touchdowns, but also fumbled.

Utah scored on a fake field goal but saw the game turn in the fourth quarter on a failed fake punt.

John White had 112 yards rushing for the Utes.