This Week In Pac-12 Men's Basketball
AROUND THE PAC-12
Bay Area Bombers. . . CALIFORNIA and STANFORD are a combined 16-3 this season and sit atop the Pac-12 standings. Both teams have undefeated home court records so far this season, sporting a combined 12-0 mark at home.
Super Sophs. . . Five of the top eight leading scorers and five of the top eight leading rebounders in the Pac-12 hail from the sophomore class. Top soph scorers include; Washington's C.J. Wilcox (3rd, 16.5 ppg) and Terrence Ross (4th, 16.5 ppg), California's Allen Crabbe (6th, 15.7 ppg), USC's Maurice Jones (7th, 15.1 ppg), and Oregon State's Devon Collier (8th, 14.4 ppg). The top soph rebounders include; Colorado's André Roberson (1st, 11.8 rpg), Washington's Aziz N'Diaye (2nd, 8.8 rpg), Arizona State's Kyle Cain (4th, 7.9 rpg), California's Richard Solomon (7th, 7.3 rpg), and Washington's Terrence Ross (8th, 7.0 rpg).
Home Sweet Home... Of the 16 games on the Pac-12 schedule this week, 15 are at home. Home has treated the Pac-12 well this season as teams have combined for a 41-15 (.732) record.
Pac-12 Coaches/Media Teleconference Call... The first call of the year is Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 10:30 a.m. PT/11:30 a.m. MT. See page 6 of this release for the order of coaches. Media who would like to participate on the call will need to send a request for the dial-in number to Dave Hirsch (firstname.lastname@example.org) from their work email account.
Mon., Dec. 12
Portland State at Oregon, 7 p.m.
Tues., Dec. 13
Illinois-Chicago at Oregon State, 7 p.m. RTNW
Wed., Dec. 14
Eastern Washington at UCLA, 7:30 p.m. FSW
Thurs., Dec. 15
Howard at Oregon State, 7 p.m.
Fri., Dec. 16
Weber State at California, 7:30 p.m.
Idaho State at Utah, 7 p.m.
UC Santa Barbara at Washington, 7 p.m. RTNW
Sat., Dec. 17
Georgia at USC, 7 p.m. FSN
Northern Arizona at Arizona State, 4 p.m. FSAZ
Arizona vs. Gonzaga, 1 p.m. (23) CBS
UC Davis vs. UCLA, 12 noon (22) Prime Ticket
San Diego at Stanford, 5 p.m.
Sun., Dec. 18
South Dakota State at Washington, 12 noon RTNW
Portland State at Oregon State, 7 p.m. RTNW
Virginia at Oregon, 2:30 p.m. FSN/RTNW
Western Oregon at Washington State, 4:30 p.m.
(22) Anaheim, Calif. (Honda Center)
(23) Seattle, Wash. (KeyArena)
Game times listed are local to site.
Rankings listed are Associated Press.