This week in Pac-12 men's basketball

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•    ARIZONA TOPS POLLS... Arizona grabs the top spot in the weekly polls. It’s the first time the Pac-12 has had a team ranked No. 1 in the AP poll since UCLA occupied the top spot on Jan. 6, 2006. For the Wildcats, it’s the 30th time they’ve been ranked No. 1, and the first time since March 10, 2003. Most appearances at No. 1 (since 1949): 

        1.    UCLA    134
        2.    Duke    127
        3.    North Carolina    108
        4.    Kentucky    101
        5.    Kansas    58
        6.    Indiana    54
        7.    Cincinnati    45
        8.    Ohio State    37
        9.    UNLV    32
        10.    ARIZONA    30

    Other Pac-12 teams ranked No. 1:
        15.    STANFORD    16
        t33.    OREGON STATE    5

•    THE UNDEFEATED: ARIZONA is off to its best start since, well, last year when the Wildcats opened the season at 14-0... OREGON’s 8-0 start is its best since going 13-0 to begin 2006-07 season. The Wildcats and Ducks are two of 15 NCAA I teams that remain undefeated this season.

THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE

Tues., Dec. 10
Nevada at CALIFORNIA, 8 p.m. PT, P12N
Idaho State at UTAH, 7 p.m. MT, P12N

Wed., Dec. 11
New Mexico State at No. 1 ARIZONA, 7 p.m. MT, P12N

Fri., Dec. 13
Elon at No. 21 COLORADO, 6:30 p.m. MT, P12N

Sat., Dec. 14
No. 1 ARIZONA at Michigan, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
Grambling at ARIZONA STATE, 12 noon MT, P12N
Fresno State at CALIFORNIA, 3 p.m. PT, P12N
No. 15 OREGON vs. Illinois (1), 6 p.m. PT, ESPN2
UC Davis at STANFORD, 5 p.m. PT, P12N
Prairie View A&M at UCLA, 5 p.m. PT, P12N
Brigham Young at UTAH, 8 p.m. MT, P12N
Idaho State at WASHINGTON, 1 p.m. PT, P12N

Sun., Dec. 15
Md.-Eastern Shore at OREGON STATE, 3 p.m. PT, P12N
CS Bakersfield at USC, 7 p.m. PT, P12N
Pepperdine at WASHINGTON STATE, 5 p.m. PT, P12N

Rankings listed are AP poll; Game times local to site.

This Week’s Neutral Sites & Tournaments
(1) Portland, Ore. (Moda Center)
(10) Maui Invitational, Lahaina, Maui (Lahaina Civic Center)
(11) Legends Classic, Brooklyn, N.Y. (Barclays Center)
(12) NIT Season Tip-Off, New York, N.Y. (Madison Square Garden)
(13) Battle 4 Atlantis, Nassau, Bahamas (Atlantis Resort)
(14) Old Spice Classic, Orlando, Fla. (HP Field House)
(15) Las Vegas Invitational, Las Vegas, Nev. (Orleans Arena)
(16) Wooden Legacy,, Calif. (Titan Gym)
(17) Wooden Legacy, Anaheim, Calif. (Honda Center)
(18) Global Sports Classic, Eugene, Ore. (Matthew Knight Arena)

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