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Pac-12: Arizona launches bowl schedule

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The first of the eight bowl games involving Pac-12 teams matches Arizona and Nevada in the New Mexico Bowl on Saturday in Albuquerque.

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The conference was unable to fill this slot last season, but produced a sufficient number of qualifying teams in 2012.

The bowl that launches the entire 35-game postseason schedule in the Football Bowl Subdivision is not especially glamorous, but this should be an entertaining game. It's meaningful to Arizona, with the Wildcats having becoming bowl-eligible in coach Rich Rodriguez's first season.

With quarterback Matt Scott and running back Ka'Deem Carey leading the way, Arizona should not have any trouble scoring points against Nevada's defense. But the Wolf Pack's offense also should provide a good test for Arizona's defense.

The pick: Arizona 45, Nevada 31.

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Arizona (Tucson Citizen)
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Arizona St. (Arizona Republic)
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California (East Bay Tribune)
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» Cal football: Quarterback Jared Goff in control
» College football preview: Pac-12 Conference

Colorado (Denver Post)
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Oregon (The Oregonian)
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Oregon State (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
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Stanford (San Jose Mercury-News)
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» Stanford's Ty Montgomery expected to start opener
» Wilner: New NCAA football playoff a recipe for controversy

UCLA (Los Angeles Daily News)
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» COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Improving UCLA has questions to answer during preseason football camp
» COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UCLA's prized recruit Eddie Vanderdoes cleared to play by NCAA after leaving Notre Dame
» Pac-12 Media Day: Eyes on Anthony Barr for UCLA's 2013 hopes

USC (Los Angeles Daily News)
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» USC Football Notebook: QBs Max Wittek, Cody Kessler present dilemma for Trojans coach Lane Kiffin
» USC FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: Former UCLA coach Rick Neuheisel thinks Trojans might not miss QB Matt Barkley
» USC FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: Dion Bailey says it's 'now or never'

Washington (Seattle Times)
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» Huskies morning links: Kasen Williams says he's 'ready to go' against Hawaii
» Live chat at noon today to preview UW-Hawaii
» Questions and curiosity as Huskies begin season under Chris Petersen

Washington State (Spokane Spokesman-Review)
» Idaho's Florida connection jazzed to go home again
» WSU pregame chat
» Ewu sports chat Aug. 28 (noon)
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