Pac-12 Power Rankings: Week Thirteen

A wild weekend of games moves some schools up and some down but Oregon stays No. 1...

 #1 Oregon Ducks
Record: (9-1) Last Wk.: 1Trend: --
With the Pac-12 North already wrapped up, Oregon had a bye weekend to get healthy before they take on Colorado.
Next Opponent: Colorado
  #2 UCLA Bruins
Record: (8-2) Last Wk.: 3Trend: 1
UCLA didn't play on Saturday but got some serious help from Oregon State, who's win over Arizona State put the Bruins back in the Pac-12 South's drivers seat.
Next Opponent: USC
  #3 Arizona Wildcats
Record: (8-2) Last Wk.: 4Trend: 1
For the third time this year, it came down to the final play for the Wildcats, and for the second time, Arizona pulled out a victory at home in the closing seconds.
Next Opponent: Utah
  #4 Utah Utes
Record: (7-3) Last Wk.: 5Trend: 1
Utah made it two straight over Stanford and still have some life in the Pac-12 South race. Their defense was excellent again.
Next Opponent: Arizona
  #5 Arizona State Sun Devils
Record: (8-2) Last Wk.: 2Trend: 3
A week after being in the top six in the playoff, the Sun Devils were dealt a huge blow in even winning the Pac-12 South, blowing a double-digit lead on the road.
Next Opponent: Washington State
 #6 USC Trojans
Record: (7-3) Last Wk.: 6Trend: --
The Trojans jumped up on Cal big then held on for a win. Now comes a key Pac-12 South game at the Rose Bowl.
Next Opponent: UCLA
 #7 Stanford Cardinal
Record: (5-5) Last Wk.: 7Trend: --
Stanford has gone from two-time Pac-12 champions to now needing to win one of their next two just to get in to a bowl and an improved Cal is on the slate this weekend.
Next Opponent: Cal
 #8 Washington Huskies
Record: (6-5) Last Wk.: 8Trend: --
The Huskies looked like they were going to get a big road win at Arizona before clock and ball management did them in.
Next Opponent: Oregon State
 #9 California Golden Bears
Record: (5-5) Last Wk.: 9Trend: --
Cal made it interesting down the stretch against USC but a big early deficit was too much to overcome. They still need to win one of the next two for a bowl.
Next Opponent: Stanford
  #10 Oregon State Beavers
Record: (5-5) Last Wk.: 11Trend: 1
Every year Oregon State knocks someone off and ruins their season and this year it was Arizona State who fell in Corvallis.
Next Opponent: Washington
  #11 Washington State Cougars
Record: (3-7) Last Wk.: 10Trend: 1
The Cougs took the weekend off and now have to visit an angry Arizona State.
Next Opponent: Arizona State
 #12 Colorado Buffaloes
Record: (2-8) Last Wk.: 12Trend: --
The Buffs have their toughest game to date when they play Oregon but they won't be the pushover they've been in past years.
Next Opponent: Oregon

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