"The Pac-10 has specific rules that prohibit our coaches from making public comments about officiating, and this prohibition specifically includes comments that create doubts about the credibility of the conference's officiating program."
- Pac-10 commissioner Larry Scott, after the conference reprimanded Oregon head football coach Chip Kelly for making critical remarks of the officiating in last week's game against Stanford.
In football, head coach Dennis Erickson will not start sophomore linebacker Vontaze Burfict at middle linebacker this week against Washington after he head-butted Oregon State quarterback Ryan Katz last week in Corvallis - though Burfict is expected to play in the game.
In volleyball, the Cougars were swept by UCLA and USC to fall to 6-8 overall and 0-4 in conference play.
In football, the Cougars lost to UCLA, 42-28 to fall to 1-4 overall on the year and 0-2 in conference play.
In soccer, Wazzu skunked Gonzaga, 4-0 to remain unbeaten all-time against the Zags and improve to 5-6 overall with an RPI of 107 while true freshman Eileen "Bunny" Maes was named as the conference's player of the week.
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