Looking for that team to fear in college basketball this season, that dominant group that everyone is trying to knock off? Try as you might, you're not likely to find one. Call it balance or, gasp, parity.
The Pac-12 announced plans Tuesday to commission an independent review of officiating during the league tournament after comments by the conference's coordinator of officials raised questions about its integrity.
Former Pac-12 coordinator of officials Ed Rush agreed to a question and answer session Friday night in response to the allegations made by a number of officials in the Pac-12 to ESPN and other media outlets.
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott does not believe that coordinator of officials Ed Rush should be fired for telling referees to target Arizona coach Sean Miller during internal meetings before the conference tournament.
In ESPN The Magazine, Jordan Brenner writes that it's no secret that the Pac-12 has struggled to compete in men's basketball recently. But with several key changes in place, the tide might be about to turn out West.
Mike Dunlap saved a season at Arizona. He did something similar at St. John's. Now he faces his toughest challenge yet with the NBA's Charlotte Bobcats. A revered basketball savant among his coaching peers, Dunlap has become the "fix-it man." O...