Preseason All-Conference Team, Poll Announced
UCLA was picked to finish fourth in the Pac-12 South, with one first-place vote, in an announcement by the Pac-12 Conference Office on Tuesday morning at Football Media Day in Hollywood. The league office also revealed the pre-season all-conference squad which was highlighted by the first-team selection of Bruin wide receiver Kyle Philips.
|North Division||South Division|
|1. Oregon (38)||238||1. USC (27)||223|
|2. Washington (2)||189||2. Utah (6)||183|
|3. California||140||3. Arizona State (6)||170|
|4. Stanford||137||4. UCLA (1)||135|
|5. Oregon State||71||5. Colorado||88|
|6. Washington State||65||6. Arizona||41|
The 2021 Pac-12 Football Championship Game, presented by 76® and featuring the winners of the North and South Divisions, will take place on Friday, Dec. 3 at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, NV. The game will be telecast to a national audience on ABC.
In addition to Philips, tight end Greg Dulcich and offensive lineman Sean Rhyan were named to the second-team offense. Honorable mention accolades went to QB Dorian Thompson-Robinson, RB Brittain Brown, OL Alec Anderson, OL Sam Marrazzo, DL Otito Ogbonnia, LB Caleb Johnson, DB Qwuantrezz Knight, DB Stephan Blaylock, DB Quentin Lake and PK Nicholas Barr-Mira. The preseason All-Pac-12 squad was selected by the media who cover the conference teams.
UCLA, which will be represented by head coach Chip Kelly, Thompson-Robinson and Knight at Media Day, will open the 2021 season on Aug. 28 in Pasadena against Hawai'i at 12:30 p.m.