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Pac-12 Football Preview: Week 12


Before the games kickoff we’ll let you know where your favorite Pac-12 teams are playing that week and also rank all the games taking place. We categorize by Game of the Week, Games you’re watching anyway and Alumni/Friends and Family mainly interested.

All times are pacific. Rankings are from BCS standings

Pac-12 Game of the Week

Who: 4 Stanford Cardinal (8-1, 6-1 PAC-12) @ Southern California (7-3, 4-2 PAC-12)
What: Prime-time match-up of PAC-North v. South
When: November 16, 5 pm
Where: Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum/Los Angeles, California
Why: A Stanford loss puts Oregon back in the running for the division
TV: ABC

Games You’re Watching Anyway

Friday, November 15:

  • Washington Huskies (6-3, 3-3 PAC-12) @ 13 UCLA Bruins (7-2, 4-2 PAC-12), 6 pm/ESPN2

Saturday, November 16:

  • Washington State Cougars (4-5, 2-4 PAC-12) @ Arizona Wildcats (6-3, 3-3 PAC-12), 11 am/PAC-12 Network
  • Utah Utes (4-5, 1-5 PAC-12) @ 6 Oregon Ducks (8-1, 5-1 PAC-12), 1 pm/FS1
  • Oregon State Beavers (6-3, 4-2 PAC-12) @ 19 Arizona State Sun Devils (7-2, 5-1 PAC-12), 6:30 pm/PAC-12 Network

Alumni/Friends and Family Mainly Interested

Saturday, November 16:

  • California Golden Bears (1-9, 0-7 PAC-12) @ Colorado Buffaloes (3-6, 0-6 PAC-12), 2:30 pm/PAC-12 Network

Mike’s Picks              

Season Record: 55-19
Last Week: 4-1 (Correct: USC, Arizona State, Washington, UCLA; Missed: Oregon)

Friday, November 15:

  • Washington 31 @ 13 UCLA 42

Saturday, November 16:

  • Washington State 35 @ Arizona 56
  • Utah 14 @ 6 Oregon 63
  • California 13 @ Colorado 24
  • 4 Stanford 17 @ Southern California 24
  • Oregon State 30 @ 19 Arizona State 38

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