Cal has been chosen to finish fifth in the Pac-12 North Division in the preseason Pac-12 media poll that was released this morning at Pac-12 media day in Los Angeles.
The Bears receieved 110 points, 10 behind fourth-place Oregon State. Washington State was chosen to finish last with 51 points.
Oregon was picked to win the North Division and the Pac-12 championship. USC was chosen to win the Pac-12 South Division, but the Trojans are ineligible to participate in the first-ever Pac-12 championship game because of NCAA sanctions. Arizona State was chosen to place second in the South.