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.
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.
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.
Arizona 79, Washington St. 72
Kristen Kovesdy scored 12 points and had 11 rebounds to lead Arizona State past Arizona 81-45 on Saturday for its ninth straight victory.
Washington and ASU -- that's right, not Stanford -- are the two Pac-10 teams currently with the best records.
Pac-10 coaches are out to reinstate some national respect for their conference this season.
In a vote of the 10 Conference coaches, Stanford senior forward Nicole Powell has been named the 2003-04 Pacific-10 Women's Basketball Player of the Year.
Stanford coach Tara VanDerveer faces a predicament on how to play Nicole Powell to maximize the star forward's production down the stretch.
Disappointing performances in the NCAA Tournament have motivated several teams along the West Coast.