Explorer file photo/Randy Metcalf, Ka'Deem Carey, the record-breaking running back who led Canyon Del Oro to a state championship as a junior last season, has verbally committed to attend and play football at the University of Arizona. Carey, hurtling into the end zone a season ago, rushed for 2,738 yards and 45 touchdowns as a junior. The 5-foot-10, 180-pound runner is a mix of speed, quickness and strength. The senior has been rated by The Rivals.com as the nation's 16th best high school running back.
Tuesday, December 18, 2012 2:17 pm
About 20 minutes ago, the Arizona Wildcats' star running back Ka'Deem Carey made it Facebook official: he is going to be a father.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 11:00 pm
Ka'Deem Carey, the record-breaking running back who led Canyon
Del Oro to a state championship as a junior last season, has
verbally committed to attend and play football at the University of
Arizona. Carey, hurtling into the end zone a season ago, rushed for
2,738 yards and 45 touchdowns as a junior. The 5-foot-10, 180-pound
runner is a mix of speed, quickness and strength. The senior has
been rated by The Rivals.com as the
nation's 16th best high school running back.
Monday, January 7, 2013 11:45 am
The nation’s leading NCAA rusher, Ka’Deem Carey, is earning attention for more than his on-the-field accomplishments, being served a protective order on Jan. 2.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 11:00 pm
Without the services of Ka'Deem Carey, Canyon Del Oro turned to
the feet of quarterback Jason McBrayer in beating Queen Creek 24-7
last Thursday night.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 12:00 am
He has great vision, explosiveness and strength — and when
you’re a football player what else do you lack?
Monday, December 3, 2012 4:20 pm
University of Arizona football sophomore Ka'Deem Carey has been named a first-team All-American by CBSSports.com, it was announced on Monday. He earned the top slot at the running back position for the first All-America honor of his career.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 11:34 am
There is the Dec. 15 Gildan New Mexico Bowl, college football's kickoff to the bowl season between Arizona and Nevada. But there also is the matchup that overshadows them all: Ka'Deem Carey versus Stefphon Jefferson.
Thursday, November 22, 2012 8:37 pm
Sunday, September 30, 2012 12:44 pm
After starting the season strong under new head coach Rich Rodriguez, the Arizona Wildcats have struglgled in Pac 12 play over the last two weeks, as No. 18 Oregon State held on in the fourth for the 38-35 victory.
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to The Explorer, Canyon Del Oro running back Ka'Deem Carey is posting the biggest numbers in Southern Arizona this football season. Last Friday, in a 27-9 win over Tucson, Carey rushed for 207 yards and touchdowns of 96 and 69 yards. The junior and his teammates, 3-0 on the season, play at Queen Creek in a special Thursday kick-off.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 11:17 am
Not long after Arizona's loss to its bitter rivals as late Friday turned into early Saturday, head Rich Rodriguez was forced to hear the cheers of Arizona State fans coming through the walls of the Arizona Stadium interview room.
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 4:00 am
It was definitely one of the more memorable weekends to be an Arizona sports fan. Between the Arizona Wildcat football team, basketball team, and even the Arizona Cardinals, Arizona sports prevailed in all of their match-ups.
Monday, December 3, 2012 4:24 pm
Get ready for a matchup between the nation's top two rushers - and a big traveling quandary for the Arizona faithful.
Sunday, September 9, 2012 8:38 am
Matt Scott and Ka'Deem Careyaccounted for seven combined touchdowns and the Arizona (2-0) defense forced four critical turnovers to lift the Wildcats to a 59-38 upset of No. 18 Oklahoma State (1-1) on Saturday night at Arizona Stadium.
Saturday, November 24, 2012 9:47 am
Arizona State played the role of spoiler Friday night, ruining a record day for Ka'Deem Carey, an otherwise surprising 7-win Arizona season and Rich Rodriguez's introduction to the in-state rivalry.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 4:00 am
The Arizona Wildcats concluded their regular season with a loss in the Territorial Cup, against long time rival, Arizona State University. With a final score of 41-34, the Wildcats wrapped up their season with a 7-5 record and a 4-5 record within the Pac-12.
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 11:00 pm
What can Ka'Deem Carey do for an encore?
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 3:44 pm
In the new era of head coach, Rich Rodriguez, the Arizona Wildcats began their season with an overtime thriller beating the Toledo Rockets 24-17. The game really shouldn’t have been very close considering that no Pac-12 team has ever lost to Toledo. After UA kicker, John Bonano missed a 25-yard field goal as time expired in regulation, it was clear that the kicking curse at Arizona will continue.
Tuesday, August 31, 2010 11:00 pm
At 6:30 p.m. Friday, the traffic on Naranja in Oro Valley was
backed up to … La Cañada, far, far away from the gleaming, crowned,
impossibly green football field where defending champion Canyon Del
Oro and Ironwood Ridge would do battle at 7.
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 12:00 am
It’s easy to think teen-age kids don’t care about the world.
They walk about in unusually fitting clothing, texting constantly,
wearing ear buds, communicating with their “friends” on Facebook …
literally, in their own worlds.
Thursday, October 20, 2011 7:42 pm
Update 9:45 p.m.: UCLA scored in the fourth quarter to bring
the score to Wildcats 48-UCLA 12. For the first time in 355 days,
Arizona Wildcats have a victory over an FBS team.
Wednesday, November 25, 2009 12:00 am
With less than a minute to play in the first half and his team
trailing by a touchdown, Canyon Del Oro junior running back Ka'Deem
Carey took a pitch running left, cut all the way across the field,
passed every Glendale Apollo defender, and streaked 71 yards for
the game-tying score.
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 12:00 am
In a heavyweight bout, the Scottsdale Saguaro Sabercats beat the
Canyon Del Oro Dorados 41-34 on Saturday, claiming the 4A-1 state
football championship, ending the Dorados' 27-game winning streak,
and handing second-year coach Dustin Peace his first loss as a head
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 6:00 am
During national letter-of-intent day last week, students pledged
their commitments to the schools they plan to attend.