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.
They've got NBA pedigree and WNBA titles. But Southern California's Michael Cooper and Oregon's Paul Westhead have combined for just 12 victories this season.
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.
Southern Cal 92, Oregon 73
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.
USC 79, Oregon 71 (2OT)
USC 72, Oregon 48
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.
Oregon 81, USC 59
USC 77, Oregon 72