The Pac-12 is the only conference in the country with so many natural rivalries, as Arizona, California, Oregon and Washington are split in half -- or quarters in California's case -- when home state teams take the field.
about 1632 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
So often when a new coaching staff takes over at a school, one of the first changes comes on the recruiting trail and centers on locking up the local talent. In the case of Rich Rodriguez and Todd Graham, who took over at Arizona and Arizona State, respectively, late in the 2011 season, the goal was fairly simple.
about 1680 days ago | Erik McKinney | On The Trail: West Region
There were plenty of whispers during the spring that while the West region's 2014 class was good, the 2015 crop has a chance to be truly special. Tuesday, with the release of the initial ESPN 300 for the 2015 class, those whispers were validated, as 49 West region players made the list.
about 1708 days ago | Erik McKinney | On The Trail: West Region