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College Football Rankings, Week 11: USC Moves Up To No. 18 In AP Poll

Matt Barkley threw for a school record six touchdowns on Friday night as the USC Trojans beat the Colorado Buffaloes 42-17 at Folsom Field in Boulder. At 7-2, USC moved to their highest college football ranking of the season in the Associated Press poll, checking in at No. 18. The Trojans were ranked No. 21 in last week's AP poll. This is the fifth week this season the Trojans have been in the AP top 25.

USC in the AP poll
Date AP Rank
Preseason 25
Sep 6 28
Sep 11 27
Sep 18 23
Sep 25 t38
Oct 2 34
Oct 9 31
Oct 16 28
Oct 23 20
Oct 30 21
Nov 6 18

Here is the AP Poll Top 10:

  1. LSU Tigers
  2. Oklahoma St. Cowboys
  3. Stanford Cardinal
  4. Alabama Crimson Tide
  5. Boise St. Broncos
  6. Oregon Ducks
  7. Oklahoma Sooners
  8. Arkansas Razorbacks
  9. Clemson Tigers
  10. Virginia Tech Hokies

No. 3 Stanford takes on No. 6 Oregon in Palo Alto next week. The Arizona St. Sun Devils dropped out of the top 25 from No. 20 after losing 29-28 to the UCLA Bruins on Saturday night.

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