Pac-10 lunch links: Locker takes in softball

Posted by ESPN.com's Graham Watson
• Receiver Josh Smith, who recently quit the Colorado football team, has been granted a release to USC, but not Arizona State, another school on his list.

• Washington quarterback Jake Locker was in Oklahoma City this past weekend to cheer the Huskies softball team to a national championship.

• The Arizona football team is planning a five-day stay at Fort Huachuca this fall camp because players enjoyed the Army lifestyle.

• Kicker Bill Cundiff completed his MBA degree with Arizona State University's online program.

• Oregon's game against Purdue will get a late start as the Pac-10 announced that the Sept. 12 game will start at 10:15 p.m. ET.