Pac-12 Articles

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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 months ago
Christian McCaffrey
The allure of this match has waned over the past two weeks. First, UCLA lost at home by 15 points to unranked Arizona State two Saturdays ago. Then, Stanford's sole loss at Northwestern to open the season looks much less forgivable after...
John La Fleur
3 months ago
Jim Harbaugh
Week 7 of the 2015 college football season kicks off with three games on Thursday night, including a top 25 showdown between UCLA and Stanford and a meeting in the SEC between Auburn and Kentucky. Four games are scheduled for Friday night,...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Baker Mayfield
The start of college football’s 2015-16 bowl season is still two months away, but it’s never too early to take a peek at the potential matchups this postseason. The bowl season is bigger and better than ever with 41 matchups,...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Week 6 gave us plenty of outrageousness, however, much of it took place away from the field. A couple of coaching vacancies and the loss of a starting quarterback on a contender due to PEDs dominated the headlines. Week 7 is set up to be...
J.P. Scott
3 months ago
Brent Venables
College football’s coaching carousel is already in motion. Five FBS head coaching positions are open prior to Week 6 and several more are expected to change coaches by the end of the season. With the carousel moving fast, it won’t be...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Steve Sarkisian
The University of Southern California’s football program has once again made headlines for all the wrong reasons. On Monday, it was announced that Trojans head coach Steve Sarkisian had been sent home from practice and placed on indefinite...
Josh Webb
4 months ago
Dominique Hatfield
Utah stands as the last remaining undefeated team in the Pac-12. Luck has nothing to do with the Utes reaching this point. Utah has been dominating opponents with one of its best defenses in a long history of strong defensive play. The Utes...
John Coon
4 months ago
Steve Sarkisian
USC has terminated coach Steve Sarkisian just 18 games into his tenure as the program’s head coach. The move to terminate Sarkisian’s contract comes one day after the second-year coach was placed on leave. The Trojans went 12-6 under...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Steve Sarkisian
USC coach Steve Sarkisian will take an indefinite leave of absence. Athletic director Pat Haden announced the news on Sunday afternoon. Offensive coordinator Clay Helton will serve as the interim coach in Sarkisian’s absence. Helton...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Joshua Dobbs
Week 6 of the college football season is in the books. The weekend slate provided plenty of highlights, big plays, standout performances and surprises. Saturday’s action started with Texas’ upset over Oklahoma, and the afternoon slate...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Charlie Strong
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
4 months ago

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