Odds and ends from the Pac-10 . . .
– Arizona State freshman forward Victor Rudd became the fourth Sun Devils player this offseason to announce he will transfer. Earlier, Demetrius Walker, Taylor Rohde, and Brandon Thompson departed the program.
– New Oregon coach Dana Altman is hoping that JC transfer forward Tyrone Nared — his second signee — is part of the “solution” to the Ducks’ woes.
– Here’s a look at what the “new” Pauley Pavilion should look like in two years after a $136 million renovation.
– Former UCLA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar wants all players to go to college before the NBA. He recommends raising the minimum age requirement to 21 years old.
– It’s a week old, but here’s a story from the Los Angeles Daily News on UCLA’s signing of guard Matt Carlino of Scottsdale, Ariz.