This week in Pac-12 women's Basketball
THANKSGIVING TOURNAMENTS HIGHLIGHT WEEK FOR PAC-12
Three Pac-12 teams enter the third week undefeated in OREGON STATE, CALIFORNIA AND ARIZONA STATE. Three teams remain in the national top-20-- 6/4 STANFORD, 14/14 CALIFORNIA and 19/20 OREGON STATE. It is Thanksgiving tournament time for many of the Pac-12 teams.
ARIZONA STATE will be one of busiest during the holiday week, playing at Miami on Tuesday, before heading to the three-game Gulf Coast Classic starting with Villanova. The tournament field includes Connecticut as well as three other NCAA teams.
WASHINGTON will head to the Cancun Challenge, the tenth year of its annual classic, for faceoffs with Florida State, Furman and Hartford.
WASHINGTON STATE will fly to another international tournament, in Puerto Rico, for the San Juan Shootout, which has hosted teams since 1987. The Cougars take on Michigan and No. 10 Maryland.
Two separate two-day tournaments in Hawai’i will host OREGON STATE in the Westin Invite in Laie, and STANFORD in Honolulu with the Rainbow Wahine Shootout. The Cardinal will matchup with top-15 North Carolina on day one.
The Silver State will host two tournaments as well, in Las Vegas with the South Point Shootout featuring OREGON as one of its participants and Reno with the John Ascuaga Nugget Classic with UTAH. Two teams will host tournaments.
CALIFORNIA will host its Cal Classic, playing San Jose State and either Cincinnati or Creighton.
COLORADO hosts the 29th running of the Omni Classic with Missouri State, Colorado State and TCU. Winless UCLA will try to get back on track with its fourth-straight game against a team ranked in the top-25, playing top-15 Nebraska.