In case you missed, lots of Pac-12 football news on Tuesday:
– To make sure Jim Mora Jr. didn’t bolt to his alma mater at Washington, UCLA gives him a contract extension that will keep him in Westwood through 2019.
– New USC coach Steve Sarkisian expects to be a powerhouse recruiter in the L.A. area.
– Columnist Bill Plaschke of the L.A. Times says Sarkisian shouldn’t be confused with his friend and predecessor Lane Kiffin.
– Where does Washington turn for its next football coach?
– Quarterback Marcus Mariota assures that Oregon will remain a major player in the Pac-12 next year by announcing he will forgo the NFL draft and return to school.