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Pac-12 Women's Basketball Weekly Rundown - November 28, 2023

Nov 22, 2023
Jada Williams (Ryan Thorne / Arizona Athletics)

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>>  The Pac-12 has five teams in the AP Top-25: No. 2 UCLA, No. 3 Stanford, No. 6 USC, No. t-7 Colorado & No. 12 Utah, Washington State is receiving votes.
   >> The Conference has boasted five-or-more teams in every AP Top-25 this season.
   >> The four Pac-12 teams in the top 10 leads all conferences.

>>  The Pac-12 leads the country with five top-25 wins, and its .556 (5-4) win percentage tops all major conferences. Stanford is one of six teams nationally with two top-25 wins on the year.

>>  The Pac-12 is 68-8 (.895) against Division I opponents in non-conference action this season, which is better than any other conference. The league has posted a non-conference winning percentage of .800 or better in three of the last four seasons.
   >>  Big 12: .817 (67-15)
   >>  SEC: .809 (76-18)
   >>  ACC: .708 (68-28)
   >>  Big Ten: .697 (62-27)

>>  Oregon State’s Scott Rueck needs one more win to become the Beavers’ all-time winningest women’s basketball coach. Oregon State’s 88-52 win over UMBC last week tied Rueck with legendary head coach Aki Hill at 274 career wins.

>>  UCLA’s Kiki Rice was named one of the Ann Meyers Drysdale National Players of the Week, giving the league three honorees in as many weeks. Rice led the Bruins to their first-ever win over then-No. 6 UConn, going 9-15 from the field with 24 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists. Rice followed up with an eight-point, five-rebound, eight-assist performance in just 20 minutes of play in the 97-46 win over Niagara to cap off the Cayman Islands Classic.

UPCOMING SCHEDULE (Full Schedule)

Tuesday, Nov. 28
Boston U at No. t7 Colorado Pac-12 Plus 5 p.m. PT
Cal Poly at No. 6 USC Pac-12 Plus 7 p.m. PT
Wednesday, Nov. 29    
Weber State at Oregon State Pac-12 Plus 11 a.m. PT
Texas A&M - Commerce at RV Washington State Pac-12 Plus 7 p.m. PT
Thursday, Nov. 30
Oregon at Portland ESPN+ 6 p.m. PT
Friday, Dec. 1
No. 3 Stanford at San Diego State Mountain West Network 11 a.m. PT
UC Davis at RV Washington State Pac-12 Plus 4 p.m. PT
Pacific at Arizona State Pac-12 Arizona 6 p.m. PT
Saturday, Dec. 2
No. t7 Colorado at Air Force Mountain West Network 12 p.m. PT
Saint Mary's at California Pac-12 Bay Area 12 p.m. PT
San Francisco at Washington Pac-12 Plus 1 p.m. PT
Arizona at RV UNLV Mountain West Network 2 p.m. PT
Western Kentucky at Oregon State Pac-12 Plus 2 p.m. PT
Xavier at Arizona State Pac-12 Plus 3 p.m. PT
BYU at No. 12 Utah Pac-12 Network 6 p.m. PT
Sunday, Dec. 3
Oregon at No. 13 Baylor FS1 11 a.m. PT
No. 2 UCLA at Arkansas SECN+ 12 p.m. PT
No. 3 Stanford at RV Gonzaga ESPN+ 1 p.m. PT
San Diego at No. 6 USC Pac-12 Plus 3 p.m. PT

CONFERENCE STANDINGS (Expanded Standings)

Teams Pac-12 Record Overall Record
No. 3 Stanford 0-0 7-0
Washington 0-0 7-0
No. 2 UCLA 0-0 6-0
No. 6 USC 0-0 5-0
Oregon State 0-0 4-0
RV Washington State 0-0 7-1
Arizona 0-0 6-1
California 0-0 6-1
No. t7 Colorado 0-0 6-1
No. 12 Utah 0-0 6-1
Oregon 0-0 4-1
Arizona State 0-0 6-2

2023-24 Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Performance Awards, presented by Nextiva

  Player of the Week Freshman of the Week
Nov. 13 Aaronette Vonleh, COLO JuJu Watkins, USC
Nov. 20 Cameron Brink, STAN JuJu Watkins, USC
Nov. 27 Cameron Brink, STAN JuJu Watkins, USC