LISTEN: Pac-12 Commissioner George Kliavkoff joins the BFT ahead of NCAA Tournament in Portland

George Kliavkoff, Pac-12 Conference Commissioner, joined John Canzano’s Bald Faced Truth on Wednesday ahead of the men’s NCAA Tournament games in Portland.

Kliavkoff is in the Rose City where he says he will attend the games at Moda Center on Thursday before flying to Palo Alto, Cal., later in the week for the Stanford women’s basketball first round contest in the NCAA Tournament.

Canzano and Kliavkoff talk about the state of the conference, how the Pac-12 can improve it’s standing in men’s basketball, why Kliavkoff likes a press conference environment, the latest on the conference’s conversations about potentially relocating the conference headquarters, and what George K’s go-to word is in “Wordle”.

Listen to the full interview here, and catch John Canzano’s Bald Faced Truth live every weekday from 3-6 p.m. on 750 The Game and streaming on