Pac-10 lunch links: Oregon wanted OSU QB Pryor

External heat and cold had little influence on Scrooge. No warmth could warm, no wintry weather chill him. No wind that blew was bitterer than he, no falling snow was more intent upon its purpose, no pelting rain less open to entreaty.

  • Arizona coach Mike Stoops will match wits with Nebraska's Bo Pelini in the Holiday Bowl, but they are good buddies.

  • Before California focuses on the postseason, it will focus on finals.

  • Oregon coach Chip Kelly recruited Ohio State's Terrelle Pryor, but he's happy with his guy, Jeremiah Masoli. Kelly said he loves the Rose Bowl.

  • Oregon State will have its hands full with Quarterback U. Paul Buker answers all of your -- and his -- pressing questions about the State of the Beavers.

  • What did Toby Gerhart say about the Heisman Trophy and other things?

  • A countdown of five moments that changed USC's season. Here's No. 3.

  • A completely objective Jim Moore reiterates his strong belief that Washington quarterback Jake Locker should enter the NFL draft.

  • It appears former Washington State great Ryan Leaf will get a plea bargain.