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 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead No. 16 UCLA over Oregon State 68-64 Sunday.
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.
No. 9 UCLA 58, Oregon St. 48
Darxia Morris scored 16 points and UCLA (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 10 AP) took command with an 11-0 run to start the second half, beating Oregon State 58-46 Thursday night for its fourth straight victory.
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.
Jasmine Dixon scored 14 points, Markel Walker added 10 and No. 23 UCLA rolled into the Pac-10 tournament semifinals with a 60-44 victory over Oregon State on Friday night.
Atonye Nyingifa had 18 points and 10 rebounds as UCLA rallied for a 62-56 victory against Oregon State in the quarterfinals of the Pac-10 tournament on Friday night.
Oregon State 56, UCLA 52
UCLA 72, Oregon State 59
UCLA 74, Oregon State 54
Noelle Quinn had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead UCLA past Oregon State 73-45 on Sunday.
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.