Despite an uncertain future due to its involvement in an FBI bribery investigation, Arizona remains the team to beat in the Pac-12 for the 2017-18 season. So says the league’s media members, who for the fifth time in six years picked the Wildcats to win the conference.
— Pac-12 Conference (@pac12) October 12, 2017
The Wildcats garnered 22 of 23 first-place votes, with second-place USC getting the other one. According to Pac-12.com this is the 15th time since 1989-90 that Arizona has been the preseason choice to win the league, doing as predicted on nine occasions including 2013-14 and 2014-15.
Arizona returns three starters from last year’s squad, which shared the Pac-12 regular-season title with Oregon and then went on to win the conference tournament.
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