Against the vibrant backdrop of Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, the Pac-12 championship game marked the poignant end of an era for the conference in its current state. The clash between perennial powerhouses Washington and Oregon took on added significance, serving as the grand finale to the Pac-12's longstanding tradition of championship showdowns. As the final whistle echoed through the stadium, so too did the realization that this game symbolized the conclusion of the Pac-12 in its existing form. The conference, once a beacon of West Coast collegiate excellence, faced an uncertain future, with member institutions set to embark on new journeys in reconfigured conferences. The electrifying atmosphere and riveting plays on the field were underscored by a sense of nostalgia, as fans and players alike bid farewell to the Pac-12's current chapter, leaving behind a legacy of thrilling matchups, historic moments, and the undeniable camaraderie that defined the conference for generations.
As the Pac-12 heads in its separate directions, Lloyd Sports + Engineering wishes all the schools’ success and prosperity in their new conferences. Best of luck in your next chapters!