Ducks Pick as Pre-season Favorite to Take the Pac-12
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — No. 12 Oregon has been picked by the media as the preseason favorite to win the Pac-12 championship when the conference resumes its season. The Ducks received 21 votes to win a title game that’s slated to be played Dec. 18. Others receiving votes to win the crown include USC with 15, along with Arizona State and Utah with one apiece. Oregon also picked up 35 of the 38 first-place votes to repeat as the Pac-12 North champion, followed by California with three. The rest of the order went Washington, Stanford, Oregon State and Washington State. On the Pac-12 South side, USC earned 32 first-place votes. The Trojans were followed by Arizona State, Utah, UCLA, Colorado and Arizona.