CULVER CITY, Calif. - Davonte' Neal is officially a member of the Arizona Wildcats. But don't expect to see him dashing through Pac-12 defenses anytime soon.
Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott wants to give colleges with the most resources more say in determining how the resources are used.
HARTFORD, Conn. - Larry Scott of the Pac-12 joined the chorus of commissioners calling for sweeping change in the NCAA, and said it can happen without confrontation and with the five most powerful football conferences still competing on the field with the other five.
Instead of replacing Ed Rush, the Pac-12 opted to pool its officiating structure with other Western leagues and work under Mountain West officials chief Bobby Dibler.
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Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said he has "no question or concern" about the conference's future relationship with Arizona Wildcats coach Sean Miller now that a league-commissioned report about basketball officiating has concluded.
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said he has “no question or concern” about the conference’s future relationship with Arizona Wildcats coach Sean Miller now that a league-commissioned report about basketball officiating has concluded.
The Pac-12 commissioner said he is "looking forward" to meeting with UA coach Sean Miller but offered few specifics about changes to the Pac-12's officiating program.
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John Mackovic made a few tweaks to the UA's uniforms when he took over in 2001, placing a "Block A" on the sleeve. Above, linebacker lance Briggs takes down a Washington State receiver. JAMES S. WOOD / ARIZONA DAILY STAR 2002
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Ed Rush is gone, but the collateral damage is widespread. It has taken a toll on Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott and Arizona athletic director Greg Byrne, and diminished the credibility of college basketball officiating everywhere.
While questioning both the turnover call and technical foul that led to Sean Miller's postgame protests last month, former Pac-12 officials coordinator Ed Rush said Friday he had an "enormous amount" of respect for the Arizona Wildcats coach.
While questioning both the turnover call and technical foul that led to Sean Miller’s postgame protests last month, former Pac-12 officials coordinator Ed Rush said Friday he had an “enormous amount” of respect for the Arizona Wildcats’ coach.
Arizona players watch in anguish and disbelief as UCLA takes free throws after Sean Miller's technical foul during the Pac-12 tournament.
Until referee Michael Irving called a technical foul on Arizona coach Sean Miller in the Pac-12 semifinals, he had worked 27 games involving conference teams without assessing a coach's technical foul.