Pac-Tending 06-15-11

"We are excited to begin our relationship with the Pac-12 this year and to have our game showcased as the first bowl game of the year once again."
- Executive Director of the New Mexico Bowl Jeff Siembieda, which will be held on December 17 and will pit a Pac-12 football team against a team from the Mountain West conference.
It remains championship season at the Creek for one sport - baseball - but the 2011-12 season is just around the corner and the Pac-12 announced the inclusion of the New Mexico Bowl to their bowl game lineup for the 2011 season.

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Meanwhile, at NCAA HQ, the upcoming annual revenues and expenses report shows that 22 FBS institutions were self sufficient in their athletic departments for the 2009-10 fiscal year.
In wrestling, junior Nick Amuchastegui was named as an academic All-American.
Oregon State
In baseball, the Beavers were defeated by Vanderbilt in the NCAA Super Regional.
In baseball, freshman pitcher Adam Plutko was named as a Freshman All-American.
In football, the Wildcats received a verbal commitment from tight end Taylor McNamara.
In men's hoop, Kansas guard Royce Woolridge transferred to Wazzu.
In track & field, senior men's 400-meter hurdler Jeshua Anderson won his third NCAA title while senior women's javelin tosser Marissa Tschida finished third at the NCAA Championships.
Arizona State
In baseball, the Sun Devils lost to Texas in the NCAA Super Regional.
In track & field, senior pole vaulter Scott Roth won the men's pole vault title at the NCAA Championships.
In baseball, the Bears defeated Dallas Baptist to advance to the College World Series for the first time in 19 years.
In football, head coach Lane Kiffin is scheduled to appear before an NCAA infractions committee regarding USC's sanctions.
In football, receiver Cliff Harris was ticketed and charged for speeding and driving with a suspended license.
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