(Undated) -- In area college basketball, Oregon returns to the court Friday, hosting Utah in a Pac-12 opener. The Ducks, who made it to the Final Four last season, are 10-and-3, winning their last five. Oregon State also begins Pac-12 play Friday, hosting Colorado. The Beavers take an 8-and-4 record into league play. Oregon State lost 17 of 18 conference games last season. Portland State is off until Saturday when it plays at Sacramento State in a Big Sky opener. The Vikings are 10-3 after winning last week at Cal. Portland University will play Brigham Young on Thursday in Provo, Utah. The Pilots are 6-and-7.