This Week In Pac-12 Men's Basketball
AROUND THE PAC-12
Final Tune-Up. . . League play begins next week, so this will be the final week of a full slate of non-conference games.
Phrosh Phenoms. . . Several freshman have made an impact around the league. . . WASHINGTON G Tony Wroten is second in the league in scoring (16.4 ppg), while STANFORD G Chasson Randle (11.6 ppg) and ARIZONA G Nick Johnson (10.7 ppg) are posting double digit scoring averages. . . The freshmen are leaving their mark on the glass as they are listed among the league's top rebounds - OREGON STATE's Eric Moreland (6.9 rpg/8th), CALIFORNIA's David Kravish (6.0 rpg/t13th) and WASHINGTON's Desmond Simmons (5.8 rpg/t17th).
Bob Cousy Candidates... Pac-12 names listed among the candidates for the Bob Cousy Award, recognizing the nation's top point guard, are OREGON STATE junior Jared Cunningham, and WASHINGTON junior Abdul Gaddy and freshman Tony Wroten.
Mon., Dec. 19
Cal State Bakersfield at Colorado, 7 p.m.
Portland at Utah, 7 p.m.
Southern Miss at Arizona State, 8 p.m. FSN
Bethune Cookman at Stanford, 7 p.m.
UC Santa Barbara at California, 7:30 p.m.
TCU at USC, 7:30 p.m. USCTrojans.com
Tue., Dec. 20
Pac-12 Coaches/Media Teleconference, 10:30 a.m PT/11:30 a.m. MT
Oakland at Arizona, 6 p.m. FSAZ+/KWBA
North Carolina Central at Oregon, 7 p.m. (21)
UC Irvine at UCLA, 7:30 p.m. Prime Ticket
Wed., Dec. 21
Fresno State at Arizona State, 4 p.m. foxsportsarizona.com
Oregon State at Chicago State, 7 p.m.
Prairie View A&M at Oregon, 7 p.m. (21)
Thurs., Dec. 22
Bryant University at Arizona, 5 p.m. FSAZ/KWBA
Texas Southern at Colorado, 7 p.m.
Butler at Stanford, 6 p.m. FSN
Utah at Weber State, 7 p.m.
Stephen F. Austin at Oregon, 7 p.m. (21)
Cal State Northridge at Washington, 7 p.m.
Pepperdine vs. Washington State, 7 p.m. (23)
No. 12 Kansas at USC, 8 p.m. FSN
Fri., Dec. 23
California at No. 21 UNLV, 2 p.m. CBS CS
Richmond at UCLA, 7:30 p.m. PT
(21) Global Sports Hoops Showcase, Eugene, Ore.
(23) Seattle, Wash. (KeyArena)
Game times listed are local to site. Rankings listed are Associated Press.