This Week In Pac-10 Basketball
A few more exhibition games dot the schedule, but the real stuff starts this Friday with OREGON coach Dana Altman making his debut with the Ducks in the BTI Invitational against North Dakota State. Also on Friday, UCLA will host Cal State Northridge. . . . Defending Pac-10 Champion CALIFORNIA will get its season underway on Tues., Nov. 16 against Cal State Northridge. . . . WASHINGTON, the 2010 Pac-10 Tournament Champion, is the lone Pac-10 team ranked in the preseason polls, coming in at No 18 in the AP, No. 17 in ESPN/USA Today.
Wed., Nov. 10
Sonoma State at CALIFORNIA, 7:30 p.m. (X)
Cal State Monterey Bay at STANFORD, 7 p.m. (X)
Fri., Nov. 12
North Dakota State at OREGON, 7 p.m. (7)
Cal State Northridge at UCLA, 7:30 p.m. / BruinTV
Sat., Nov. 13
Denver at OREGON, 8:30 p.m. (7)
UC Irvine at USC, 1 p.m. / USCTrojans.com
McNeese State at No. 18 WASHINGTON, 1 p.m.
Southern at WASHINGTON STATE, 5 p.m.
Sun., Nov. 14
Idaho State at ARIZONA, 3 p.m. / FSAZ
UC Santa Barbara at OREGON, 6 p.m. (7)
Texas-Arlington at OREGON STATE, 1:30 p.m.
Mon., Nov. 15
San Diego at STANFORD, 7 p.m.
Pepperdine at UCLA, 8 p.m. (10) ESPNU
Santa Clara at USC, 7:30 p.m. / USCTrojans.com
Tues., Nov. 16
ARIZONA STATE at New Mexico, 8 p.m. / Versus
Cal State Northridge at CALIFORNIA, 7:30 p.m.
Nevada/Pacific at UCLA, 8:30 p.m. (10) / ESPNU
Eastern Washington at No. 18 WASHINGTON, 7 p.m. / FSN NW
Idaho at WASHINGTON STATE, 7 p.m.
Wed., Nov. 17
OREGON STATE at Seattle, 7 p.m. / FSN NW
Rider at USC, 7:30 p.m. (14) / USCTrojans.com
Thur., Nov. 18
New Mexico State at ARIZONA, 6:30 p.m. / FSAZ
Virginia at STANFORD, 7:30 p.m. / FSN
Sun., Nov. 21
Northern Colorado at ARIZONA, 3 p.m. (1) / FSAZ
Texas Southern at OREGON STATE, 4:30 p.m.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff at STANFORD, 5 p.m.
USC vs. New Mexico State, 2:30 p.m. (15)
Tournaments and Neutral Sites
(1) Las Vegas Invitational, Tucson, Ariz.
(7) BTI Invitational, Eugene, Ore.
(10) NIT Season Tip-Off, Los Angeles, Calif.
(14) Hall of Fame Classic, Los Angeles, Calif.
(15) Hall of Fame Classic, Springfield, Mass.