The road to the Pac-12 championship game is starting to take shape in both the North and South Divisions.
In the South Division, the USC Trojans (6-2, 4-2) hold a slim half-game lead over UCLA and Arizona State. The Trojans lost on Saturday to Arizona and face their toughest challenge of the season next weekend against Oregon. The Wildcats are 2-3 against conference foes and are in fourth place. Utah and Colorado are tied for last with 1-4 records.
The Oregon Ducks sit atop the North with a perfect 5-0 mark. The Oregon St. Beavers, who lost to Washington on Saturday to end their undefeated season, sit one game back at 4-1. Stanford is also tied for second place at 4-1. The Washington Huskies are in fourth place with a 2-3 record, one half game ahead of California. The Washington St. Cougars remain winless at 0-5.
Here is a full look at the standings as of Oct. 28.
Pacific-12 Conference Standings
(updated 10.27.2012 at 11:02 PM MST)
|Oregon St. Beavers||4||1||6||1|
|California Golden Bears||2||4||3||6|
|Washington St. Cougars||0||5||2||6|