Thursday, August 9, 2012

Unquiet on the Western Front: Matt Barkley, Boise St., Oregon, and more.

(Unquiet on the Western Front is SWRT's look at the Pac-12, WAC, Mountain West, and other West Coast/Rocky Mountain schools extravaganza.)

The Final Countdown.
USC quarterback Matt Barkley talks about the final fall camp of his college football career. (AP via Yahoo! Sports)

Some stupid with an airgun...
Colorado suspends two players and dismisses another after an incident involving the police and an airgun. (CBS Sports)

What, me worry? 
Brad Denny looks at five concerns after a week or so of Arizona State's fall camp. (House of Sparky)

The difficult we do immediately. The impossible takes a little longer. 
Boise State head football coach Chris Petersen may be close to a decision on who will be the Broncos' starting QB. (The Idaho Press-Tribune)

Florence and the Machine.
Drew Roberts profiles Boise St. cornerback Deon'tae Florence. (One Bronco Nation Under God)

Kiko and the Lavender Moon.
Adam Jude profiles Oregon linebacker Kiko Alonso. (The Oregonian

Quick, Robin! To the Quack-cave!
Oregon announces the creation of its own social media hub called the Quack-cave. The things that school does with Uncle Phil's money... (CBS Sports)

Ute Better Ute Bet. 
Dirk Facer looks at Utah's depth chart at QB. (The Deseret News)

This behavior's not unique.
Bruins Nation finds another reason to criticize UCLA athletic director. Dan Chianti. 


Recruiting


Arizona recruiting news.
California high school rising senior running back Pierre Cormier commits to Arizona's 2013 recruiting class. (The Arizona Republic)