This is an inaugural ranking in some ways, because it’s my first week at the paper. But I’ve been doing these each week since the season started for the Spokesman-Review, so it should be a pretty seamless transition. Here’s what I put together for Thursday’s News Tribune.
Todd Dybas’ rankings from the previous week are in parentheses.
1. Oregon (1) – Cal and Colorado to start conference play? Rest the starters.
2. Stanford (2) – Turned potential trap game against WSU into a laugher.
3. UCLA (3) – Tricky test at Utah this week.
4. Washington (4) – Win at Stanford would be biggest since … ? Read more »