Pac-12 Articles

Unfortunately for college football fans, we’ve reached the halfway mark of yet another season. A compelling first half of 2015 has set up a frantic scramble to the finish in the remainder of the year. Related: 10 Best College...
Allen Kenney
9 months ago
Josh Rosen
Last season’s meeting between UCLA and Cal was a thrilling, back-and-forth affair that featured four lead changes in the second half alone. With former Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley and his Golden Bears counterpart Jared Goff throwing...
Kyle Kensing
9 months ago
Kevin Hogan
Week 8 of the 2015 college football season kicks off with three intriguing games on Thursday night. Temple hopes to keep its unbeaten record intact against East Carolina, Georgia Southern and Appalachian State meet in a critical Sun Belt showdown,...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
You can't get much more outrageous than the end of the Michigan State-Michigan game last weekend, but you know the college football world is sure going to try. With another slate of season-shaping matchups and potential trap games on the docket...
J.P. Scott
9 months ago
The social media movement #Pac12AfterDark, which began as a Twitter alert for wildly entertaining or surprising games in the Pac-12 Conference, has taken on a new life in the 2015 season. Pac-12 Networks president Lydia Murphy-Stephans gave...
Kyle Kensing
9 months ago
Leonard Fournette
The first half of the 2015 college football season is officially in the books. And at the midpoint of 2015, it’s time to look back at the first seven weeks, revisit preseason predictions and take a glimpse at what the second half of the...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
As you might expect from a guy who covers and blogs about the Big Ten, BTN.com is a site that I frequent regularly. I'm a guy who is fascinated by the fan. I always like to know what the mood is and what they are feeling. As a result, one of my...
J.P. Scott
9 months ago
Leonard Fournette
The Heisman Trophy has become more of a quarterback award over the past decade, but it looks as though we are on track to see running backs dominate the field this season. The year of the running back in college football is living up to the hype...
Kevin McGuire
9 months ago
Kyle Whittingham
The halfway mark of the 2015 Pac-12 college football season has arrived, and it's been a busy and newsworthy first seven weeks for this league. Most of the storylines in the Pac-12 have resonated from Los Angeles, as USC is off to a...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
JuJu Smith-Schuster
The venerable lyricist Brett Gurewitz once penned that the “hills of Los Angeles are burning” and while that Bad Religion song may have been about the media’s tendency to sensationalize, the metaphor and reality could apply to the...
Josh Webb
9 months ago
Utah as a Top 5 team? Iowa sitting at 7-0? Four unbeaten Group of 5 teams in the Top 25? Yes, yes and yes — and nobody saw any of it coming. A phenomenally outrageous first half to the 2015 college football season has positioned the...
J.P. Scott
9 months ago
The first half of the 2015 college football season has provided enough drama and thrills to last several campaigns. With the season at its midway point, college football appears headed for a turbulent and unpredictable finish, perhaps rivaling...
Kyle Kensing
9 months ago
Devontae Booker
Utah built its football reputation as a giant killer. The Utes became the first non-BCS team to reach a BCS bowl game in 2004 and then became the first to do it again in '08. Now Utah has graduated from plucky underdog to an actual giant. ...
John Coon
9 months ago
Seth Russell
Week 7 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises. Saturday’s outstanding slate of games started with Baylor’s 62-38 win over...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
Eddie Jackson
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
Week 7 of the college football season is officially in the books. And as usual, the weekend slate of games didn’t disappoint. Saturday’s action started with Memphis knocking off Ole Miss 37-24 and continued into the afternoon...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish and USC Trojans meet for the 87th time this Saturday in South Bend, Ind., and the stakes will be predictably high. A second loss for Notre Dame could take them out of the College Football Playoff picture. As for the...
Josh Webb
9 months ago
Chris Petersen
Coinciding with Oregon's ascent atop the Pac-12 mountain is a winning streak of 11 games against rival Washington. The Huskies' last win, in 2003, is the perhaps the sole remarkable moment of the short-lived Keith Gilbertson era. ...
Kyle Kensing
9 months ago
Kyle Whittingham
Utah has already reached several new milestones this season. The No. 4 Utes won their Pac-12 opener for the first time with their earlier victory over Oregon. They have their highest regular season ranking since 2004. Now Utah can take another step...
John Coon
9 months ago
Anu Solomon
Defending Pac-12 South champion Arizona dug an 0-2 hole to open conference play, but got back on track in Week 6 with a 44-7 romp over Oregon State. With the win and upheaval throughout the league, the Wildcats are still in the hunt for the...
Kyle Kensing
9 months ago
There’s always a lot of drama when USC meets Notre Dame. They are two of college football’s most historic programs and the game often has national ramifications. Also, there a number of recruits every year that are considering both...
Jon Kinne
9 months ago
Florida Gators
It was inevitable. A regression to the mean. Aka, a losing weekend. I did get two of my three Letdown Alert picks correct but that struggling Florida State offense ruined me for the weekend. I'm not shying away from the big games this...
Braden Gall
9 months ago
Francis Owusu
Stanford cruised to an easy win over UCLA on Thursday night, but the final score (56-35) and a huge statistical night from running back Christian McCaffrey is going to be overlooked thanks to receiver Francis Owusu’s ridiculous touchdown...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
Travis Wilson
The Pac-12’s Week 7 slate should be among the best from Power 5 conferences in college football this weekend. The action kicks off on Thursday night with UCLA visiting Stanford in a potential preview of the Pac-12 Championship. The Bruins...
Steven Lassan
9 months ago
Travis Feeney
LOS ANGELES — Think of swagger in college football, and certain programs are bound to come to mind: Miami in the 1980s and early 2000s; Florida State through the 1990s; USC in the 2000s or many SEC teams of the last decade. Swagger...
Kyle Kensing
9 months ago

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