After 13 wins over their last 14 games and bolting to the top of the Pac-10 Conference standings, the Huskies have been rewarded with entry into the AP national rankings: debuting at No. 23.
The Huskies swept the Oregon schools on the road two weeks ago and knocked off USC and then-13th-ranked UCLA last week. But while that was enough for media voters, it didn’t get the job done in the coaches’ poll where the Huskies got more votes but remain unranked.
Here are the complete AP and ESPN polls.
This is the Huskies first appearance in the AP rankings since December 2006.