ESPN's lead NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. had a lengthy media teleconference on Wednesday and answered a number of questions about some of the top prospects coming out of college. This naturally meant he touched on plenty of Pac-12 players looking to make the jump to the pros.
Here are a few snippets of what Kiper had to say about former Pac-12 stars prior to the NFL Draft from April 25-27:
Question: When you look at 24 with the Colts, do you see them possibly moving back? If they stay back, receiver, what kind of quality, value are they going to get at 24?
Two games featuring Pac-12 teams will hit the tube over the next week. Among the two is a Civil War battle between the Arizona schools to add a victory to their university's record in the annual Arizona-Arizona State rivalry competition for the Territorial Cup. Here's a look at what to watch for in the two televised games this week.
Arizona State at USC (Sunday at 2 p.m. on ESPNU)
Cal unveiled its new logos and uniforms, and the athletic department has a page dedicated to explaining and displaying the new look. Whatcha think?
It's been a whirlwind past few weeks for USC new men's basketball coach Andy Enfield. First he took Florida Gulf Coast to the Sweet 16, becoming a household name with his 'Dunk City' style of play. Shortly after he was hired by USC athletic director Pat Haden to be the Trojans' hoops coach and usher in a new era at the Galen Center.
As a Senior Coordinating Producer for Pac-12 Networks, Kyle Reischling has a lot to consider.
Before joining the Pac-12 Networks when they launched last summer, Kyle Reischling was a coordinating producer for Fox Sports West and Prime Ticket in Southern California, helping oversee the networks’ coverage of the Los Angeles Lakers, Clippers, Dodgers and Kings, Anaheim Angels and Ducks, as well as USC, UCLA and Southern California prep sports.
Athletic director Sandy Barbour ushered in a new era for Cal athletics Wednesday as the university unveiled a new supplemental logo and visual identity in a press conference at the school. Click here to see the full release on Calbears.com.
The Tuesday night tilt between No. 9 Oregon and No. 6 Oregon State on the diamond turned into a defensive clinic featuring a trifecta of noteworthy web gems. Oregon junior center fielder Connor Hofmann started it off, robbing Beavers infielder Jerad Casper of a base hit: