Arizona Lands Pac-12 Offensive Freshman Of The Year

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It’s personal down in Tucson. 

The recruiting cycle with high school talent and transfer portal players alike is busy for Jedd Fisch and the Arizona Wildcats.

Now the Wildcats land former Washington State quarterback Jayden de Laura, which he announced on Twitter.

In his freshmen campaign in 2021, de Laura led the Cougars to a second place finish in the Pac-12 North. He threw for 2,751 yards and 23 touchdowns. Both led the conference. He put those numbers up despite missing two and a half games.

The 2021 Pac-12 Offensive Freshman of the Year will bring immediate juice to a position group that struggled last year for the 1-11 Wildcats.

Washington State travels to Tucson on November 19.

Against Arizona State, de Laura completed 17 of 27 passes, throwing for 234 yards and a touchdown. Arizona appears to be inching closer and closer to the program in Tempe…