Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 3/12/13
Viva Las Vegas The calm before the storm is over…almost. After many hours of blood, sweat and tears, for those who sit outside of the top 25 rankings, now is a second chance to make a first impression.   Outside of the Arizona Wildcats and the UCLA Bruins, who are nestled in the ranks of the elite, the rest of the PAC-12 has struggled this year overall and unless they capture the PAC-12 tournament crown, they will either be N.I.T, C.B.I or S.O.L.  bound. MGM GRAND LAS VEGAS, NV TOP FOUR SEEDS RECEIVE A BYE TO THURSDAY (#1 – UCLA, #2 – California, #3 – Oregon, #4 – Arizona) *Predicted winners in italics* GAME 1 – 12:00pm #8 Stanford Cardinal vs. #9 Arizona State Sun Devils (Winner vs. UCLA) Both teams finished with identical 9-9 PAC12 records, however it is the Sun Devils who enter the tournament in a mild slump, losing four straight. The Cardinal on the other hand won their final two games and hold a victory over ASU from their conference schedule, albeit by only three points. Flip...
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