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As Pac-12 tournament is set to open, coaches think ahead
As Pac-12 tournament is set to open, coaches think ahead

LAS VEGAS — This could be a referendum on Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott's vision. The NCAA tournament selection committee will sequester itself Sunday in something of a conclave of Cardinals that's more Louisville than Vatican City. When they emerge, 68 teams will have been chosen. How many will be from the Pac-12? The answer largely depends on who is fielding the question. Bill Walton says eight. But he has also been known to say things like Digger Phelps is the "devil." Arizona Coach Sean Miller says seven. But that opinion came during a Pac-12 coaches' teleconference that had all the soft-sell of Alec Baldwin in "Glengarry Glen...

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