EUGENE, OR - NOVEMBER 19: Quarterback Matt Barkley #7 of the USC Trojans leads the band after the Trojans upset the Oregon Ducks at Autzen Stadium on November 19, 2011 in Eugene, Oregon. USC won the game 38-35. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)
The USC Trojans picked up their signature win of the season on Saturday night, a 38-35 victory in Eugene over the No. 4 Oregon Ducks. The college football rankings are out on Sunday, and the Trojans are starting to rise. USC moved up to No. 15 in the Sagarin computer ratings, a rise of two spots from last week.
USC is one of three Pac-12 teams in the top 25, with No. 5 Oregon and the No. 6 Stanford Cardinal joining the Trojans. Here is the Sagarin top 15:
- Oklahoma State
- Boise State
- Texas A&M
- Kansas State
The Trojans host the UCLA Bruins in their season finale next Saturday night. The Bruins are ranked No. 52, and need a win over USC to clinch the Pac-12 South Division and a spot in the Pac-12 Championship Game.
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