How To Watch, Game Preview and Pac-12 Tournament Game Thread: 7-seed Washington State Cougars vs. 2-seed UCLA Bruins

Mick Cronin
After leading the Bruins to the Final Four last season, Mick Cronin will look to capture his first Pac-12 Tournament title starting tonight. (Photo Credit: Don Liebig/

When the Bruins beat Southern Cal on Saturday, they clinched the number two seed in the Pac-12 Tournament. As a result of that, UCLA will play Washington State tonight in the third Pac-12 quarterfinals game.

That’s because the Cougs used a 12-point halftime lead to beat the UC Berkeley Golden Bears, 66-59. Berkeley tried to come back in the second half and the Bears outscored Wazzu, 39-34, in the half, but they were unable to completely dig themselves out of their first half hole.

And, as their prize for beating the Bears, the Cougars now get to play the Bruins tonight.


Look for tonight’s game to be another buzzsaw. When UCLA went into Pullman last month, the Bruins started the game with a 9-0 run and it only got worse from there.

As long as the Bruins don’t start looking ahead to a semifinal matchup against the hated Trojans, they should win easily again tonight. In fact, considering that tonight’s game is on a neutral court, UCLA might crush the Cougs even worse than they did in Pullman.

Like Washington State’s game last night, this one should be over by halftime.

Listen to the Game With TMB! now has UCLA’s games listed as “premium” content. So, rather than using TuneIn, you can just listen through the official website like we have done with the small sports for a long time in order to listen to Josh Lewin and Tracy Murray call tonight’s game. Ted Robinson and Bill Walton will be calling tonight’s game. So, if you do want to listen to Lewin and Murray, just be sure to right-click on it so that you can open up another tab and have it going while you chat in the comments below. Listen to today’s game online.

In the meantime, here’s how to watch tonight’s game:

This is your 7-seed Washington State Cougars vs. 2-seed UCLA Bruins game thread.

2-seed UCLA Men’s Basketball (23-6, 15-5)

  • Opponent: Washington State Cougars (19-13, 11-9)

  • Series Record: UCLA leads, 111-19

  • When: 6:00 pm PT, Thursday, March 10, 2022

  • Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV

  • TV:  Pac-12 Networks with Ted Robinson, Bill Walton and Jordan Kent

  • Live Stream: and the Pac-12 Now app

  • Radio: AM 570 in Los Angeles with Josh Lewin and Tracy Murray

    Satellite Radio: Sirius Ch. 133 & XM Ch. 197 (UCLA Call)

  • Audio Stream:

  • Live Stats: UCLA StatBroadcast

  • Game Notes:
    Washington State

Go Bruins!!!

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