Stories tagged: Larry Scott
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 11:08 a.m.
Pac-12 Network adds distribution partners
SAN FRANCISCO – Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott gave his usual sunny prelude to Pac-12 Media Days for men’s basketball, but in addition to the usual list of the conference’s on-court …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 8:41 p.m.
Cal joins list of Pac-12 athletic departments with large debts
The Pac-12 conference loves to boast that it is the “Conference of Champions,” but massive budget deficits at member schools are beginning to threaten the Olympic sports which have led …
Mon., July 18, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
Houston AD meets with Pac-12 commissioner
University of Houston athletic director Hunter Yurachek met last month with Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott while on a trip to the West Coast as the school tries to attract interest …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
Pac-12 television network falls far short of profit projections
When the presidents and athletic directors of Pac-12 schools came together to launch the Pac-12 Network, they envisioned a television cash spigot that would flood the athletic budgets of every …
Fri., July 31, 2015
Pac-12 Media Day: Conference moving in right direction
LOS ANGELES – The man tasked with turning the Pac-12 into an international enterprise ticked off the reforms the conference will undergo this season to make it a safer, fairer …
Thu., July 30, 2015, 9:33 p.m.
Notebook: Pac-12 sets out to lead by example
Larry Scott, the man tasked with turning the Pac-12 into an international enterprise, ticked off the reforms the conference will undergo this season to make it a safer, fairer and …
Thu., Oct. 2, 2014
Pac-12 will propose new benefits for student-athletes
PULLMAN – The Pac-12 Conference announced Wednesday that it has notified the NCAA that it will propose new benefits for student-athletes. In May, the presidents and chancellors of the Pac-12’s …
Thu., July 24, 2014
Pac-12 Media Day notes: Commissioner Larry Scott focuses on positive
LOS ANGELES – Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott held his smile for half an hour during a cheery speech in which he praised his conference’s commitment to academics and playing injury-free …
Wed., July 23, 2014, 10:31 p.m.
Pac-12 media day notes: Commissioner Larry Scott focuses on positive
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott held his smile for half an hour during a cheery speech in which he praised his conference’s commitment to academics and playing injury-free football.
Tue., Nov. 5, 2013
Hernandez’s house hit by fire
Baseball: Fire crews from three departments quickly knocked down a Monday afternoon blaze that damaged a Bellevue house belonging to Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez. “I have been in contact …
Fri., Nov. 1, 2013
Blanchette: Prime time doesn’t look so prime to ticket holders
PULLMAN – The New Breed Commissioner was in town Thursday night so he could be thanked for funding the five-story treat under construction rising above the east end zone at …
Sat., July 27, 2013
Pac-12 media day: Cougars quietly build winning attitude
CULVER CITY, Calif. – Elliott Bosch said he felt honored to be here on Friday as one of two players representing Washington State at Pac-12 media day, though the senior …
Sat., July 27, 2013
Pac-12 media day notebook: Tackling, Ducks, DirecTV all targeted
CULVER CITY, Calif. – Before Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott took the stage at media day on Friday, a highlight video – or “sizzle reel,” as the cool kids are calling …
Tue., Feb. 7, 2012
Pac-12 extends Scott
The Pac-12 Conference’s board of directors unanimously decided to extend the contract of commissioner Larry Scott on Monday, giving him the opportunity to push forward with his plans to reshape …
Sun., Aug. 29, 2010
In its last year, Pac-10 wide open
PULLMAN – It was like a set of waves hitting the Pac-10 Conference this summer, each bigger than the next. Coach Pete Carroll leaves USC. The NCAA hits the Trojans …
Thu., June 17, 2010
Amid the baloney, there is some gristle to chew on
As Pac-10 corporate raider Larry Scott tried this week to gobble up Exxon Mobil, Chevron and ConacoPhillips only to get stuck with BP, thanks should go to Big 12-minus-2 commissioner …