It's a Tuesday that feels more like a Wednesday. These links still feel like links.
--- Our story in today's newspaper examines the need for Washington to "take the next step" as it heads to UCLA for Friday's game.
--- Here's a transcript and video of coach Steve Sarkisian's media availability yesterday afternoon.
--- The Seattle Times: Three Huskies explore their heritage with trips to the museum.
Never miss a local story.
---UCLA running back Myles Jack won Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week ... and he's a linebacker.
--- USC might have to re-recruit some older players to keep them from entering the NFL Draft.
--- California has a conundrum with some of its football personnel.
--- Oregon State paid a lot of money for a couple of bad football and basketball losses.
--- Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota says he will play this week.
--- Colorado and California are partners and misery.
--- Utah is preparing to face Mariota.
--- Arizona State showed some restraint in beating Utah.
--- A Washington State receiver enjoys some early success.
In basketball news ...
--- Arizona beat Long Beach State 91-57. The Huskies play LBSU on Nov. 30.
--- Stanford dropped its second game, 112-103, to BYU.
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