Roundup: Cal introduces new Director of Athletics Jim Knowlton
Cal has hired Jim Knowlton as its new AD, the school announced Monday. Knowlton has been the AD at Air Force the last three years.
Washington softball pitcher Gabbie Plain threw the seventh perfect game in program history on Saturday, helping the top-ranked Dawgs down Utah 12-0.
Washington State baseball pitcher Scotty Sunitsch threw a no-hitter at Oregon on Sunday, marking the first nine-inning no-hitter for a Cougar pitcher since 1976 (Eric Wilkins).
Utah gymnastics won the Salt Lake Regional on Saturday with a score of 197.475, thereby booking a ticket to the NCAA Championships (The Salt Lake Tribune). The Red Rocks are the only team to qualify for all 37 NCAA Championships now.
Former Arizona State golfer Jon Rahm finished fourth at the Masters Sunday in Augusta, carding three straight sub-70 rounds after an opening-round 75 on Thursday.
UCLA men’s basketball guard Aaron Holiday has hired an agent, thereby forgoing his final year of collegiate eligibility. Shams Charania has the story.
Kyle Boone of CBS Sports breaks down Sean Miller’s new contract at Arizona, which stipulates that he could face a monetary penalty if he is ever found guilty of a crime or a major NCAA violation.
Former Colorado men’s basketball star Derrick White is dominating the G League playoffs, as the San Antonio Spurs assignee is averaging 31.7 points for the Austin Spurs through three playoff games. He most recently scored 35 in Game 1 of the G League Finals to lead Austin to a 105-93 victory over Raptors 905 on Sunday.
Los Angeles Rams receiver Brandin Cooks dropped by Oregon State spring practice on Saturday, Danny Moran notes. Some other OSU football alums were in the house as well, including former Beaver quarterback Lyle Moevao.
Joey Kaufman writes that USC defensive back Jonathan Lockett is looking good in his return from a hip injury, picking off a Jack Sears pass in practice Saturday.
Fourth-ranked Oregon acrobatics & tumbling lost to No. 1 Baylor on senior night, and our JB Long and Samantha Peszek recap the event in the preceding link.
Stanford beach volleyball lost to Saint Mary’s Saturday on The Farm (Pac-12 Networks recap), falling 3-2 in a battle of top-20 teams.