Patterson told the audience that the stadium is ancient by Pacific-12 Conference standards.
"We’re among the oldest," he said, adding that by comparison, since 1998, $1.3 billion has been "spent on football stadiums alone in the Pac-12 Conference." Sun Devil Stadium is the only Pac-12 facility without recent renovations, he said.
This Week In Schadenfreude, Pac-12 segment was dominated by Cal, with a smattering of Colorado:
"Cal cut the ribbon on their brand-spanking new revamp of Memorial Field, took the field against Nevada, and lost. This [photo] is about right."
It's summer and everything on TV sucks. Except for the Pac-12 Network of course! Your new and original programming lineup. Some football, some Olympic sports, and a classic football matchup too!
7 p.m. PT "2012 Women’s Volleyball Preview"
7:30 p.m. PT "2012 Women’s Soccer Preview"
8 p.m. PT "2012 Football Preview: #1 Oregon"
8:30 p.m. PT "Pac-12 Football Classics – Oregon at Arizona (11/21/09)"