Posted by ESPN.com’s Ted Miller
USC remained sixth in the latest BCS standings and its computer ranking held steady at eighth, but the Trojans are no longer alone in the standings.
Oregon State jumped into the standings at No. 21 and state rival Oregon is just behind at No. 24.
The Beavers are also ranked 21st in the Harris, AP and coaches’ polls, while Oregon is 22nd in the Harris and coaches’ polls and 24th with the AP.
USC is sixth in every poll.