Pac-12

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 29: Head coach Steve Alford of the UCLA Bruins instructs his team during a time out in the game against the Utah Utes at Pauley Pavilion on January 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. UCLA won 69-59. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Quick Hits: UCLA And Oregon Earn Crucial Victories

Last night’s two Pac-12 results were both expected and necessary for the teams that won. One was never really in doubt while another went down to the wire.

02/12/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 21: Head coach Cuonzo Martin of the California Golden Bears looks on from the bench against the Texas Longhorns at Madison Square Garden on November 21, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Cal Bears On Thrilling Win Streak

Call them the Buzzer-Beating Bears or Cardiac Cal. Since starting 1-6 in Pac-12 play, California is on a four-game win streak.

02/11/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 25: Dillon Brooks #24 of the Oregon Ducks celebrates a three point basket in the first half during a game against the Virginia Commonwealth Rams at the Barclays Center on November 25, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Oregon Forward Dillon Brooks

Having grown up in Mississauga, Ontario, and wanting more competition and exposure, Dillon Brooks planned to spend his final two high school years playing for basketball powerhouse Findlay Prep in Nevada.

02/06/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 10: Kevon Looney #5 of the UCLA Bruins shoots a foul shot against the UC Riverside Highlanders at Pauley Pavilion on December 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. UCLA won 77-66. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Signing Day: Pac-12 Basketball Rewind

The top player in the Pac-12’s class according to 247sports.com’s composite rankings was Arizona’s Stanley Johnson. The nation’s No. 3 overall recruit has definitely lived up to the hype.

02/04/2015

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - JANUARY 25: Jake Connor #10 of the Utah Utes practices before their game against the Washington Huskies at the Jon M. Huntsman Center on January 25, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images)

Arizona, Colorado Arenas Among Pac-12’s Toughest

Coaches and commentators have been saying it’s hard to win on the road in conference forever, and it’s true. The Pac-12 is no exception.

02/03/2015

TUCSON, AZ - JANUARY 04: Head coach Sean Miller of the Arizona Wildcats watches from the bench during the first half of the college basketball game against the Arizona State Sun Devils at McKale Center on January 4, 2015 in Tucson, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Pac-12 Recap: Arizona Looks Like Title Contender

Six Pac-12 teams were in action last night and six more take the court tonight, highlighted by Utah at UCLA. Yesterday, Arizona reminded us that it is among the nation’s elite, while Washington and Oregon State were exposed.

01/29/2015

PALO ALTO, CA - JANUARY 04: The Stanford Cardinal celebrate after they beat the Washington Huskies in overtime at Maples Pavilion on January 4, 2015 in Palo Alto, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Pac-12 Bracketology: How Many Teams Will Reach NCAA Tournament?

Which Pac-12 teams are in a good position to earn a bid? Which have a lot more work to do? With only two teams ranked in the top 25, there might not be much conference representation at the Big Dance.

01/27/2015

14 Jan 1999: Sean Lampley #21 of the California Golden Bears waits during the game against the UCLA Bruins at Pauley Pavilion in Westwood, California. The UCLA defeated the Cal 72-61. Mandatory Credit: Todd Warshaw /Allsport

Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Hall Of Honor Inductees

The 12-man class, which includes 11 players and one coach, will officially be inducted before the conference tournament championship game in Las Vegas in March.

01/21/2015

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 20: Head coach Larry Krystkowiak of the Utah Utes watches as his team takes on the UNLV Rebels during the 2014 MGM Grand Showcase basketball event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 20, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Utah won 59-46. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Quick Hits: Pac-12 Weekend Basketball

In the premiere match-up of the Pac-12 season—and one that will possibly remain so until they meet again on Feb. 28—Arizona dominated the second half to hand Utah its first league loss on Saturday.

01/19/2015

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 23: Gabe York #1 of the Arizona Wildcats is introduced before a game against the UNLV Rebels at the Thomas & Mack Center on December 23, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. UNLV won 71-67. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Pac-12 Showdown: Utah At Arizona Preview

Arizona beat Colorado last night in its final game before Saturday’s home showdown with Utah.

01/16/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 21: Head coach Cuonzo Martin of the California Golden Bears looks on from the bench against the Texas Longhorns at Madison Square Garden on November 21, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Where Do Pac-12 Coaches Rank Among Their Peers?

It’s no secret that Pac-12 basketball has been on the decline the past several years. Since UCLA reached its third straight Final Four in 2008, the conference has not had a Final Four team.

01/13/2015

CHICAGO, IL- DECEMBER 20: Kevon Looney #5 of the UCLA Bruins drives to the basket against Trey Lyles #41 of the Kentucky Wildcats during the second half of the CBS Sports Classic on December 20, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The Kentucky Wildcats defeated the UCLA Bruins 83-44. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Top 5 NBA Prospects From The Pac-12 Conference

The Pac-12 has as many as 15 players who might be considered for the NBA draft. Here’s a look at the conference’s top prospects.

01/12/2015

more

previous