Gameday links from Vegas


FROM LAS VEGAS -- It's that time again. We'll see the Washington State football team play a game under coach Mike Leach for the third time later this evening. But first, some links, as usual.


We have our standard advance material in this morning's newspaper, with a story about the UNLV game and our 2-minute drill here. We also posted on the blog yesterday with a few questions for a UNLV beat writer. ... Howie Stalwick details UNLV's struggles. ... Bud Withers predicts a 13-point victory for WSU. ... has a preview of the game. ... Some interesting perspective here from UNLV about WSU's passing attack. ... 

Around the Pac-12 ... Forget about playing with a chip on your shoulder. How about some chips and dip, Arizona style? ... Previewing the Arizona State-Missouri game. ... Stanford's quarterback knows what he's doing. ... Ohio State's quarterback could be trouble for California. ... Maybe USC's tight ends deserve more credit. ... UCLA has a big ol' receiver who is carving out a nice role for himself. ... A cool story and some tremendous writing here from Bill Oram about Utah and BYU. ... A young Colorado running back has fans excited in Boulder. ... Oregon State's postponed season opener has been rescheduled. ... Oregon lost a couple of important leaders this week. ... Portland State's coach is ready to take a crack at his alma mater, Washington.

Christian Caple can be reached at Twitter: @ChristianCaple

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