USC's Katinka Hosszu became the first swimmer to notch two individual golds on Monday while Cal's Ryan Murphy picked up the Pac-12's first individual men's medal in the pool.


RIO DE JANEIRO -- Ever since the All Blacks rugby teams of 1880s, elite athletes from New Zealand have proudly worn a fern logo atop their hearts to represent their country. For the last few years, a trio of Pac-12 alumni have been carrying on the Kiwi sporting tradition while competing for the women’s soccer program..


Arizona football announced the sudden passing of offensive lineman Zach Hemmila.

Stanford commit Katie Ledecky set a world record in the 400 freestyle to win a gold medal on Sunday night while Cal alum Nathan Adrian helped Michael Phelps pick up gold No. 19 in the men's 4 x 100 freestyle relay.


Eleven of the 13 players on Team USA's women's water polo team have Pac-12 ties, as the Americans try to defend their gold medal in Rio.

The Pac-12 showed why it's the Conference of Champions on Day 1 of the 2016 Rio Olympics, claiming three medals, including a gold in world-record fashion.

2016 Olympics: Stanford fencing star Alexander Massialas ranked No. 1, primed for gold in Rio.

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Decked out in sharp blue blazers, crisp white pants, and red-white-and-blue striped shirts that all Americans could be proud of, Team USA joined the rest of the world in parading around Maracana Stadium on Friday night to commemorate the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Rio. The Pac-12 Conference had plenty of countries to keep an eye on during the ceremony, as the Conference of Champions claims delegates from 47 different nations during the summer games.

Updated August 5, 2016

The Pac-12 is abuzz with news surrounding the status of starting quarterbacks this season.

19-year-old Katie Ledecky delayed her enrollment to Stanford to train for the 2016 Olympics in Rio, where she has a chance to bring home five gold medals for Team USA.


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