The Pac-12 Hotline newsletter is published each Monday-Wednesday-Friday during the college sports season (and twice-a-week in the summer). This edition, from Aug. 6, has been made available in archived form.
Last week, we addressed the Pac-12’s precarious position with the top west coast football recruits in the class of 2020 — the rising seniors whose greatest impact would come in the middle of the 2020s.
The conference seemingly is on more secure recruiting ground on the basketball side.
Evan Mobley’s commitment to USC on Monday, although long expected due to his father’s position on the Trojans’ staff, was nonetheless significant on a broader canvass: