The USC Trojans (5-1) are still sitting at second in the Pac-12 South with the Arizona State Sun Devils (5-1) remaining undefeated in the conference after their 51-17 annihilation of the Colorado Buffaloes Thursday evening.
While no Trojan is satisfied with being second, USC has been trending in the right direction with three straight wins over the past three weeks. USC is now 3-1 in the conference following their 24-14 victory over the Washington Huskies.
With the win, the Trojans join ASU along with Oregon Ducks and Oregon State Beavers as the only schools with three conference victories in the Pac-12.
As for UCLA, the Bruins (5-2) evened up their conference record this past weekend with a 21-14 victory over the Utah Utes. UCLA is now back up to third place in the South after the win.
The Bruins will now being taking a week off before heading to Tempe to take on the Sun Devils on Oct. 27. The Trojans will be in action, though they get an easy draw with the Buffaloes at home.