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Morning links: UW-WSU hoops rivalry not so heated this season

Washington and Washington State play a basketball game against each other this week. Not that it's a real hot ticket this season. Read on for links.

--- Our story today takes a look at the Washington-Washington State rivalry, and the relative lack of buzz around that game this year.

--- Adam Jude looks at seven potential breakout players as the Huskies prepare for spring football practices.

--- Joe Lunardi's latest NCAA tournament projection includes six Pac-12 teams: Arizona, UCLA, Stanford, Colorado, California and Arizona State.

In Pac-12 basketball action today ...

--- California, the first team to beat Arizona this season, visits Tucson tonight (6 p.m., ESPN2).

--- Stanford and Arizona State drew the super-duper-late game, and will play at 8 p.m. (ESPNU/WatchESPN). ASU needs better effort.

Christian Caple can be reached at Twitter: @ChristianCaple