Much like the Stanford team he plays for, expectations are sky high for Shayne Skov as he embarks on his fifth season on The Farm. The experienced inside linebacker returns with seven other starting members of the Cardinal's defense, a unit that ranked first in the Pac-12 in scoring defense, total defense, rushing defense and sacks. Some bloggers believe Skov could be part of a defense capable of propelling Stanford into national championship contention this season.
To begin the process of producing the Pac-12 Networks’ new series, Varsity Days, which premieres Monday at 6:30 p.m. PT, Director of Archives Patrick Phillips was sent on a series of field trips.
Phillips, in an attempt to acquire old and rare footage about the Pac-12, traveled around the conference to personally visit schools and forage through reels of film and find content for the new show.
The Pac-12 is taking the next step in its globalization initiative, and, as part of that initiative, the Arizona State men's basketball team will travel to China in August and play games in Beijing, Zhaoqing and Nanning.
Welcome to the beta site for the new and improved Pac-12.com. How’d you discover us? Twitter? Google? A link from your favorite school? Good. This site is built to find Pac-12 fans wherever you are, and connect you to the Pac-12 schools, student-athletes, and sports you're fans of.
Conference realignment across the country is relatively dormant at the moment but the Pac-12 still seems to still be kicking the tires. Commissioner Larry Scott isn’t considering a 13th or 14th member for the conference however -- he’s eyeing an entire country.
Hear directly from Mariota, Helfrich, and cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu during Pac-12 Football Media Day on July 26 (tweet using #pac12fb to ask questions too). Oregon’s turn at the podium is 10:15 a.m. PT. The entire event will live stream right here at Pac-12.com starting at 9 a.m. PT.Hear directly from Mariota, Helfrich, and cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu during Pac-12 Football Media Day on July 26 (tweet using #pac12fb to ask questions too). Oregon’s turn at the podium is 10:15 a.m. PT. The entire event will live stream right here at Pac-12.com starting at 9 a.m. PT.
Pac-12 Digital, in partnership with several member institutions and NeuLion, announces today the launch of a unified network of official athletic sites (OAS) from the Pac-12 Conference. The re-launching of the new school web sites is part of a larger effort by Pac-12 Digital to create the ultimate digital network to better connect fans to their favorite Pac-12 teams, student-athletes, coaches and schools.
While most of the preseason focus has been on new head coach Sonny Dykes and his Bear Raid offense, Cal's defense also is undergoing a transformation to a 4-3 base scheme. Junior linebacker Nick Forbes, the Golden Bears' Most Improved Player a year ago, will be asked to lead by example as the team enters a new era.