Loyola Marymount (8-6) vs. Akron (7-3), 5 -- The Lions will be without their two leading scorers, Brandon Worthy and Matthew Knight. Worthy (averaging 18.5 points) is out for the season because of a torn knee ligament and Knight (17.2) is skipping this trip because of a strained knee. Adoyah Miller will have to pick up the slack for a team that has lost four of its last six games. Akron, the Mid-American Conference favorite, has lost two of its last three games.
UCLA (7-7, 1-1) at Washington State (5-7, 1-1), 7 -- The Bruins have a 34-6 record against the Cougars, who are coming off a 58-41 victory over Oregon State. Lindsey Pluimer (who averages 16.4 points) and Noelle Quinn (15.9) lead UCLA.
USC (6-6, 0-2) at Washington (9-4, 2-0), 7 -- The Trojans, with four injured roster players and three others redshirting, are led by Eshaya Murphy (who averages 19 points) and Chloe Kerr (13.8). The Huskies are on a six-game winning streak.