Pac-10 Race Heats Up As Regular-Season Winds Down
With three weeks of Pac-10 play remaining, CALIFORNIA and STANFORD are tied atop the Conference standings with USC two games back, and WASHINGTON and ARIZONA rounding out the top five ... After wins over the Bruins and Trojans, the Cardinal are No. 2 in this week's rankings, the highest of the Conference's teams ... Stanford and Cal hit the road to face the No. 11 Huskies and Washington State. No. 20 ARIZONA and ARIZONA STATE travel to Los Angeles to face No. 6 USC and No. 10 UCLA. No. 23 OREGON hosts OREGON STATE in the final Civil War match of the season, which will be televised on a tape-delayed basis on FSN, check local listings ... Seven Pac-10 teams are ranked this week in the AVCA Coaches Poll. Behind the Cardinal are the No. 3 Golden Bears, the No. 6 Trojans, No. 10 UCLA, No. 11 Washington, No. 20 Oregon and No. 23 Arizona.