As they begin preparations for the Civil War for the Roses on Dec. 3, both the state of Oregon teams climbed in the rankings.
Their fourth consecutive win vaulted Oregon St. (8-3, 6-2) well into the top 20 in this week's polls. The Beavers are up to 18th. in the Coaches' Poll, and 16th. in the AP poll.
The Pac-10 leading Oregon Ducks (9-2, 7-1) used their double overtime road win over Arizona to move into the tenth slot in both polls.
California's win in "The Big Game" at Stanford elevated the Golden Bears to 21st. in the AP poll, while the USC Trojans are the other Pac-10 team ranked, 24th. in the AP poll and 22nd. in the Coaches' Poll.
Florida remains #1 in both polls, and Cincinnati is #5, one slot ahead of Boise St. in both polls.