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The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time  

Ranker College Football
170 votes 50 voters 30 items

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Arizona Wildcats running backs of all time. It includes every starting running back throughout Arizona Wildcats history, including current running backs and past ones. This Arizona football roster has famous All-Americans, Arizona running backs in the NFL, and Wildcats players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college running backs of all time, the best Arizona RBs include Mike Bell, Chuck Levy, Ka'Deem Carey, and Chris Henry.

Who are the greatest running backs in Arizona Wildcats history? Add your favorites if they’re not all on this list of University of Arizona football players who have played as running back. 

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1
Ka'Deem Carey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time

2011 - 2013

2
Nick Wilson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Nick Wilson

2014 - 2017

3
Mike Bell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time

2002 - 2005

4
Trung Canidate is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Trung Canidate

1997 - 1999

5
Chuck Levy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Chuck Levy

1992 - 1993

6
David Adams is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
David Adams

1984 - 1986

7
Clarence Farmer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Clarence Farmer

2000 - 2003

8
Floyd Hudlow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Floyd Hudlow

1963 - 1964

9
Jim Upchurch is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Jim Upchurch

1972 - 1974

10
Vance Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time

1981 - 1984

11
Warren Livingston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Warren Livingston

1957 - 1960

12
Billy Johnson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time

1990 - 1993

13
Brian Holland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Brian Holland

1979 - 1982

14
Gary Taylor is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Gary Taylor

1992 - 1996

15
Billy Overall is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Billy Overall

1956 - 1958

16
Joe Petroshus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Joe Petroshus

1970 - 1972

17
Ontiwaun Carter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Ontiwaun Carter

1991 - 1994

18
Ron Gardin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time

1968 - 1969

19
Hubert Oliver is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Hubert Oliver

1977 - 1980

20
Walt Mince is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Walt Mince

1959 - 1961

21
Tom Dunn is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Tom Dunn

1957

22
Rickie Harris is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time

1963 - 1964

23
Jim Faulks is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Jim Faulks

1960 - 1962

24
Fro Brigham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Fro Brigham

1964 - 1965

25
Sal Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Arizona Wildcats Running Backs of All-Time
Sal Gonzalez

1956 - 1957