Roundup: UCLA's Natalie Chou speaks out against COVID-19 racism

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UCLA women's basketball guard Natalie Chou continues to use her platform to speak out against racism she's seen as an Asian-American during the COVID-19 pandemic. She penned an essay on and appeared on ESPN radio's Spain & Company this week to share her perspective.


Some future basketball news for you: USC has scheduled a home-and-home series with powerhouse Kansas spanning the next two seasons. It'll be pretty sweet to see the Jayhawks back in Pac-12 country. The last time they did, Bobby Hurley's ASU squad dealt them a big-time upset. And who can forget Washington's shocker at then-No. 2 KU in 2017?


This Rob Moseley piece is definitely worth your time. Earlier this week, he wrote about all the storylines, teams and student-athletes he will miss this spring in Eugene. 


Kyle Whittingham, easily one of the most respected coaches in Pac-12 football, shared a unifying message to Utah fans this week on Twitter. He encouraged everyone to stay healthy so fans young and old can one day return to doing the things they love. Great perspective from Coach Whitt.


In case you missed it, two familiar faces returned to Pac-12 Networks on Thursday night. Ashley Adamson hosted "Pac-12 Playlist" and had a wonderful conversation with former Card star Chiney Ogwumike. 

Oregon State

Beaver baseball fans, rejoice! Though the season was cut short, the team plans to relive memorable games on Twitter (@BeaverBaseball) each Tuesday. This includes lineup cards, highlights, graphics — the full works. 

Colorado ace Neill Woelk brings us this story from Karl Dorrell's media conference call on Thursday. The new head coach is sheltering in place like the rest of the state but continues to find ways to connect with his Buffs team through video calls and remote coaching.


Kudos to former Arizona star Aaron Gordon for his charitable gift to youth in Florida affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. In the preceding link, you can read up on Gordon's thoughts on the contribution and non-profit he selected.

Arizona State

The ASU episode of HBO Sports' 24/7 College Football series has been nominated for an Emmy Award, the Arizona Republic reports. Here's a link to rewatch for subscribers missing ASU football and Herm Edwards like the rest of us.


This is a Throwback Thursday 1-2 punch. Washington put together a hub with top historical plays and moments for both softball and baseball. 

Washington State

Check out this year in review for WSU women's hoops. Kamie Ethridge helped the Cougars take another step forward in her second season.