Arizona is better than even-money favorite to win the Pac-12 basketball tournament, and the oddsmakers also like No. 8 seed Utah's chances of winning four games this week a lot more than No. 9 seed Washington's chances.
The Utes have a 15-1 shot at the tournament title and Washington, their first-round opponent today at 1 p.m. MDT, is a 40-1 pick, according to the Las Vegas Consultants.
Arizona is a 10-11 favorite, followed by No. 2 seed UCLA at 9-2. Oregon, the No. 7 seed and the hottest team in the league, is the third choice at 7-1, followed by Arizona State and Stanford at 10-1 and California at 12-1.<