Pacific-12 RUMORS & NEWS

  • Oregon State lands Brigham Young transfer forward Payton Dastrup

    Oregonian "Payton Dastrup, a 6-foot-10 forward who played two years at Brigham Young, signed a financial aid agreement at Oregon State and joined the program Tuesday. The Beavers hope to have Dastrup eligible for the 2018-19 season, as the school has filed an eligibility waiver with the NCAA. A..." September 19

  • Washington lands second 2019 verbal commitment

    College Basketball Talk "With three of its four seniors heading into the 2018-19 season being perimeter players, Washington has some holes to address in its 2019 recruiting class. Thus far Mike Hopkins and his staff have done just that, with both of the program’s commits to date being perimeter..." September 19

  • Five-star guard Nico Mannion commits to Arizona

    CBS Sports "Five-star Class of 2019 recruit Nico Mannion, the No. 1 point guard prospect in his classification and the No. 13 overall recruit, committed to Arizona on Friday afternoon. He picked the Wildcats over Marquette after naming both as finalists a week ago. "It just felt right,"..." September 15

  • Arizona's Lee apologizes for arrest, reveals grandmother committed suicide

    Tuscon "Saying he improperly dealt with his grandmother’s suicide and other personal issues by drinking, Arizona sophomore Ira Lee apologized Thursday evening for his arrest on four DUI charges.  UA police said they pulled over Lee, 20, early Sunday morning after he nearly hit..." August 25

  • Arizona Wildcats forward Ira Lee cited for super extreme DUI

    Tucson Citizen "Arizona sophomore forward Ira Lee was cited and released for driving under the influence early Sunday morning. Lee, 20, is facing misdemeanor charges of failing to yield at an intersection, DUI as a minor and super extreme DUI involving a blood alcohol content of 0.20 or higher,..." August 22

  • Shareef O'Neal officially enrolling at UCLA

    The Score "Shareef O'Neal is officially a UCLA Bruin. The son of Hall-of-Famer Shaquille O'Neal, Shareef will enroll in summer school on campus this month and join a talented freshman class that also includes 5-star center Moses Brown, head coach Steve Alford said in a..." August 06

  • Man posing as restaurant employee charged after rigging cable package to watch Arizona game

    The Score "An Illinois man has been charged with felony identity theft and unauthorized use of an entity’s identifying information after pretending to be a restaurant employee in order to alter the establishment's cable television package. His aim, according to the Baraboo News..." July 30