Basketball: Pac-12 tournament moves to Vegas

As expected, the Pac-12 Conference announced today the league tournament will move next season to the MGM Grand at Las Vegas. The conference signed a three-year contract with the MGM. Cal coach Mike Montgomery expressed support for the move a week ago. Here’s more.

Meanwhile . . . 

   — UCLA announced that coach Ben Howland will return for his 10th season.

   — Three Pac-12 teams begin play with home games tonight in the NIT. Texas-Arlington visits Washington, LSU is at Oregon and Cleveland State travels to Stanford.

   — Washington State is at San Francisco on Tuesday night in the CBI.


Jeff Faraudo