Stanford has been picked by the Pac-12 coaches to win the conference title again this season behind reigning Player of the Year Chiney Ogwumike.
Caught in a late-season slump, Washington hopes the home-court advantage at Seattle's KeyArena will help it turn things around in the Pac-12 tournament.
Alyssia Brewer scored 22 points on 11-for-14 shooting and No. 17 UCLA finished the Pac-12 regular season with a 68-57 victory over Arizona on Sunday.
Atonye Nyingifa scored a season-high 20 points and had 12 rebounds and Kari Korver scored a career-high 14 points to lead No. 19 UCLA to a 73-57 victory over Arizona Friday night.
Stanford has reigned in the Pac-12 for a dozen years. Will this be the season it is knocked from the throne? Read on for our predictions for the league.
Doreena Campbell and Markel Walker scored 16 points apiece and UCLA beat Arizona 74-70 to clinch the second seed for the Pac-10 tournament.
Jasmine Dixon had a season-best 22 points with nine rebounds to help (No. 10 ESPN/USA Today, No. 11 AP) beat Arizona 70-60 on Saturday.
The Pac-10 is considering a compromise that would have California and Stanford placed with the Northwest region schools to secure a north-south division split.
UCLA 90, Arizona 64
UCLA 84, Arizona 77
A couple teams just about six hours south could challenge Stanford as the Pac-10's best team.
Stanford's Candice Wiggins became the first freshman to be named Pac-10 Player of the Year on Thursday, and also earned Freshman of the Year honors in voting by the conference's 10 head coaches.
Arizona 76, UCLA 73
Dee-Dee Wheeler had 19 points and a career-high 11 assists to lead Arizona to an 84-73 victory over No. 19 UCLA.
Pac-10 coaches are out to reinstate some national respect for their conference this season.