Picked 11th in a preseason poll, Huskies finish in three-way tie for sixth place in Pac-12 with Oregon State and USC. UW begins conference tournament 12 p.m. Wednesday against Cardinal.

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Washington wrapped up its regular season on Wednesday, but the Huskies had to wait three days until Saturday to learn where it finished in the Pac-12 standings and what seed it’ll be in next week’s conference tournament.

The Huskies, who were picked 11th in a preseason media poll, finished tied with Oregon State and USC at 9-9 for sixth in the Pac-12.

Washington (17-13) is the eighth seed and will face No. 9 Stanford (15-14) at 12 p.m. Wednesday in the conference opener at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

The Huskies defeated the Cardinal 64-53 on Feb. 20 at Alaska Airlines Arena thanks in large part to freshman guard Dejounte Murray, who scored a game-high 25 points to help UW snap a four-game losing streak. Due to the Pac-12’s unbalanced schedule, it was the only game this season between the teams.

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Stanford is stumbling into the postseason with two straight losses, including a 94-62 defeat at No. 18 Arizona on Saturday. The Cardinal also lost 74-64 at Arizona State this week.

Washington has lost its tournament opener the past two years, including a 71-69 defeat to Stanford last year.

If the Huskies beat Stanford in the opener, they’d face top-seeded Oregon at noon Thursday in the conference quarterfinals. In their only meeting this season, the ninth-ranked Ducks clobbered UW 86-73 at Matthew Knight Arena on Feb. 28.

The Huskies could face No. 4 seed Arizona if they advance to the semifinals.

The other side of the bracket includes No. 2 seed Utah and No. 3 California.

Here’s a look at the Pac-12 Tournament schedule.

Wednesday, March 9
Game 1: No. 8 Washington vs. No. 9 Stanford, 12:10 p.m. PT  (Pac-12 Networks)
Game 2: No. 5 Colorado vs. No. 12 Washington State, 2:40 p.m. (P12N)
Game 3: No. 7 USC vs. No. 10 UCLA, 6:10 p.m. (P12N)
Game 4: No. 6 Oregon State vs. No. 11 Arizona State, 8:40 p.m. (P12N)

Thursday, March 10
Game 5: No. 1 Oregon vs. Game 1 winner, 12:10 p.m. (P12N)
Game 6: No. 4 Arizona vs. Game 2 winner, 2:40 p.m. (P12N)
Game 7: No. 2 Utah vs. Game 3 winner, 6;15 p.m. (P12N)
Game 8: No. 3 California vs. Game 4 winner, 8:45 p.m. (Fox Sports 1)

Friday, March 11
Game 9: Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner, 6:15 p.m. (P12N)
Game 10: Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner, 8:45 p.m. (FS1)

Saturday, March 12
Game 11: Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 7:15 p.m. (FS1)