Pac-10 lunch links: What's it cost to go to a bowl game?

Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller

Some of these links are nice. Others are naughty. I prefer the naughty ones, but you may be concerned about Santa repercussions.

  • What's the price tag on Arizona's first bowl game since 1998? Let's just say it ain't cheap. Is Mike Stoops a candidate for the Iowa State job? And does that mean he should get a raise from Arizona? It might help if the Wildcats prove they can win a close game.

  • Four signees will get an early start at Arizona State and will participate in spring practices.

  • California won't face Miami's starting quarterback, who was suspended from the Emerald Bowl. But Robert Marve had been splitting time with backup Jacory Harris anyway. This Cal notebook has some interesting items, including news on a recruit snagged from Washington.

  • Taking a look at Oregon's Holiday Bowl foe, Oklahoma State. And is a talented freshman thinking about transferring?

  • Guess who's doing the Sun Bowl halftime show ... a bunch of macho men!

  • USC injury update.

  • Follow the rumors surrounding potential new Washington assistant coaches under Steve Sarkisian.

  • A look at the Pac-10 bowl season.