USC Finally cracked the top ten!
The selection committee released their updated top 25 heading into championship week. USC has who has been stuck at No. 11 for three straight weeks, finally moved up one spot to No. 10 during their bye week.
All of the movement was due to Miami, Alabama, and Notre Dame losing on Saturday. USC now head into the Pac-12 Championship game as a top ten team.
Their opponent, the Stanford Cardinal, climbed up nine spots from No. 22 to No. 12 following their win over Notre Dame. They also clinched the Pac-12 North following Washington’s defeat against Washington State.