Battle of Top-10 Teams in the bay Area This Weekend
With one month of Pac-10 play remaining, CALIFORNIA continues to sit atop the Conference standings, with STANFORD one game back and USC and UCLA rounding out the top four. One week after earning their highest-ever national ranking with the No. 3 spot, the Golden Bears moved up to second in this week's poll. They will be tested this weekend as they host No. 7 USC and No. 10 UCLA ... No. 3 STANFORD will also face the Los Angeles schools as the top four teams in the Pac-10 standings battle it out. Both of the Bruins' matches will be televised on a tape delayed basis on FSN, check local listings... No. 23 ARIZONA and ARIZONA STATE will host the Oregon schools, while No. 11 WASHINGTON renews its rivalry with WASHINGTON STATE in Pullman ... Seven Pac-10 teams are ranked this week in the AVCA Coaches Poll. Behind the Golden Bears are the No. 3 Cardinal, the No. 7 Trojans, No. 10 UCLA, the No. 11 Huskies, No. 20 OREGON and No. 23 ARIZONA.