Pac-10 Crown To Be Decided On Final Week Of Play
The final week of play looks to be filled with drama with the 2010 Pac-10 crown to be decided as early Wednesday. It is the second-straight year the league title will have been decided in the final week. CALIFORNIA, who holds the upper hand in the standings, will be looking for its first-ever league title when it hosts ARIZONA and ARIZONA STATE, while STANFORD will need a little help from the Golden Bears to stay in the mix for the title ... USC will need help from both the Cardinal and Cal for a shot at the Pac-10 title, but it will have a tough challenge closing the regular-season at UCLA ... OREGON and OREGON STATE are headed to WASHINGTON and WASHINGTON STATE for the final regular-season series. The Ducks look to strengthen their case for postseason play ... This week in the AVCA Coaches poll, Cal moves back up to No. 2 in the nation after the big win over the Cardinal last weekend. Stanford ranks fourth, the Trojans are No. 6 and the Bruins inched up to No. 9. No. 13 Washington, No. 20 Arizona and No. 24 Oregon round out the Pac-10 teams in the poll.