Category: PAC Twelve

USC – THE LOS ANGELES MEMORIAL COLISEUM

USC really drives the tradition of west coast football. With their first squad fielded in 1888, Southern Cal is a team that sets a standard for others not only near the Pacific, but nationally. USC is one of those places that define tradition. An illustrious history includes coaching legends, Heisman Trophy winners, national championships, and classic rivalries […]

Saturday October 24th, 2015 in ALL VISITED STADIUMS, PAC Twelve, Pac Twelve, USC | No Comments »

UCLA – THE ROSE BOWL

The Rose Bowl is known as the “granddaddy of them all” because of its prestige, rich history, and striking beauty. Set amongst the San Gabriel Mountains and placed in the ritzy neighborhoods of the Arroyo Seco, the setting is timeless and leaves a lasting impression. Arguably college football’s most picturesque view occurs as the sunset illuminates […]

Thursday October 22nd, 2015 in ALL VISITED STADIUMS, PAC Twelve, Pac Twelve, UCLA | No Comments »

ARIZONA – ARIZONA STADIUM

Looking down from high atop Sentinel Peak (“A” Mountain), widespread afternoon views of Tucson lie below.  Looking up at this peak from campus, the rock-formation “A” is a beacon of pride for Wildcat fans.  Even though night games are a common trend at Arizona, gameday action builds a grand crescendo all day long. On campus, the laid […]

Saturday September 19th, 2015 in ALL VISITED STADIUMS, Arizona, PAC Twelve, Pac Twelve | No Comments »

ARIZONA STATE – SUN DEVIL STADIUM

While some alumni may not be proud of Arizona State’s consistently high party school ratings, the expectations for fun do translate very well on football game days. Tempe is a vibrant campus town that benefits from its big city neighbor, but radiates a character of its own. Eccentrically urban, Tempe is the ideal home for […]

UTAH: RICE-ECCLES STADIUM

Set in the Wasatch Mountains of Salt Lake City, over 600 miles from the Pacific Ocean, the University of Utah has made a comfortable home in the Pacific 12 Conference. Although some aspects of this area geographically feel out of place with the conference, the fan base and history of this team make it a […]

Saturday November 22nd, 2014 in ALL VISITED STADIUMS, PAC Twelve, Pac Twelve, Utah | No Comments »

CALIFORNIA: MEMORIAL STADIUM

Driving across the Bay Bridge from San Francisco to Berkeley provides the first indication that you are in for something special when visiting the home of the Golden Bears.  Once on campus, you are immediately permeated with a dose of California coolness – that perfect blend of eclectic eateries, shops, and personalities.  Driving deeper into […]

COLORADO – FOLSOM FIELD

Driving into Boulder, Colorado is a memorable sight. With the Rocky Mountains to your left and the famous red tiled roofs of Colorado’s campus blanketing the city, you get a sense of something special. Set against the Flatirons, Folsom Field provides some of the best views in college football. The stadium blends in with the […]