Pac-12 Networks viewer guide for Nov. 17
Pac-12 fans will be treated to a Sunday buffet of action on Pac-12 Networks – eight live events, featuring seven ranked teams across five different sports and postseason positioning on the line. The action begins at 11 a.m. with a men’s soccer game, two men’s water polo matches and a women’s volleyball match. Two more women’s volleyball matches follow at 1 p.m. before giving way to women’s basketball at 3 p.m. and men’s basketball at 5 p.m.
Here is the breakdown of each event, including which of the seven Pac-12 Networks you will be able to find the games:
11:00 a.m. PT
No. 3 Washington at Oregon State
The third ranked Washington Huskies look to clinch their first Conference title in 13 years and secure a top 4 seed for the NCAA playoffs when they travel to Corvallis to close out the regular season at Oregon State.
Men’s Water Polo
No. 9 UC Irvine at No. 5 California
Pac-12 Bay Area
No. 5 Cal does battle with No. 9 UC Irvine on Senior Day in Berkeley. It will be the second meeting between the two ranked teams. Cal defeated the Anteaters in an 11-9 comeback victory at the SoCal Invitational in Irvine earlier this year.
No. 6 UC Santa Barbara at No. 3 UCLA
Pac-12 Los Angeles
The third ranked Bruins have not lost at home all year and will host their rivals from Santa Barbara on Senior Day. UCLA is 18-2 against ranked opponents this season, including a 10-4 win over the Gauchos earlier in the season.
Utah at Arizona State
Both Utah and Arizona State are fighting to make it to the postseason and enter this key Pac-12 showdown with identical records – 17-10 overall, 6-9 Conference. Utah ranks second in the Pac-12 and eighth national with 2.93 blocks per set.
1:00 p.m. PT
No. 4 USC at Washington State
No. 4 USC looks to rebound from a tough loss to No. 3 Washington when it faces Washington State. USC features freshman sensation Ebony Nwanebu, who tied a Pac-12 single season record with five Freshman of the Week awards.
Colorado at Arizona
Colorado heads to Tucson aiming to snap a 3-game skid after losing encounters with a trio of ranked Conference opponents (No. 3 Washington, No. 6 Stanford and No. 22 Cal). The host Wildcats, meanwhile, look to avenge a 3-0 loss at Colorado earlier this season.
3:00 p.m. PT
No. 12 North Carolina at UCLA
The Bruins host No. 12 North Carolina in a Pac-12/ACC showdown at Pauley Pavilionas UCLA aims to vault itself back into the Top 25 discussion. UCLA will turn to veterans Thea Lemberger and Atonye Nyingifa to lead the charge as the duo combined for 49 points in the Bruins 82-78 victory over Pepperdine.
5:00 p.m. PT
Eastern Washington at Washington
The backcourt tandem of CJ Wilcox and highly touted freshman Nigel Williams-Goss will look to get the Huskies back into the win column against in-state foe Eastern Washington. Wilcox is averaging 23.0 points per game to start the season.
7:00 p.m. PT
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