After the PAC-12 regular season champion failed to make the NCAA Tournament last season, the conference has reemerged as a national power, and four member schools have been ranked in the AP Top 25 throughout the season.
During the regular season, the PAC-12 was as turbulent as the BIG 10, with the battle for the regular season title coming down to the wire. UCLA emerged as the conference champion, and will be the No. 1 seed in the postseason tourney.
The 2013 PAC-12 Tournament will be held in Las Vegas, and play will commence at noon today. While the first two rounds will be televised solely on the PAC-12 Network, the semifinal and final will be broadcast on ESPN.
Check out my preview, breakdown, and prediction of the PAC-12 Tournament:
No. 1 UCLA
Armed with the No. 1 recruiting class in the nation, UCLA has been wildly inconsistent throughout the season, but the Bruins have played their b