FROM PULLMAN -- The headline refers to spring practice sessions remaining for Washington State, though there are really only two, if you exclude the spring game. Keep reading for links.
First, a note that we'll have our weekly live chat at 2:30 p.m. ... The subject of our newspaper story today is Tana Pritchard, whose athleticism and football IQ have helped him overcome his lack of size and made him a candidate to start for WSU at weakside linebacker next season. On the blog, we have our usual post-practice notes. ... CougCenter looks at WSU's quarterback competition. ... Jeff Choate, who left WSU after one season to become the defensive coordinator at UTEP, is reportedly bailing UTEP after four months to work at Florida.
Around the Pac-12 ... Washington is still waiting on the stay-or-go NBA decision of guard C.J. Wilcox. ... Arizona lost a commitment from a basketball player in the class of 2014. ... Arizona State has high hopes for one of its cornerbacks. ... The spring basketball signing period begins today, and Washington hopes it brings good news. ... UW's offensive line appears more stable this season than last. ... Keenan Allen's draft stock may be in trouble after a report of a failed drug test. ... Oregon State likes the depth and experience of its offensive line. ... Oregon isn't likely to get off easy from the NCAA just because Chip Kelly is gone. ... A Colorado linebacker has been forced to give up football. The Buffs' coach thinks they can win in the Pac-12 this season (what the heck else is he going to say?) ... The philosophy of Utah's defense is the same despite some new faces.
See you at 2:30.