View Full Version : USC Takes First-Place Votes From Texas in AP Poll

10-31-2005, 10:53 AM
No. 1 Southern California, No. 2 Texas and No. 3 Virginia Tech, all 8-0, hold the top three spots in the media poll for the sixth straight week. USC received 57 of 65 first-place votes, adding two from last week, and extending its record streak at No. 1 to 28 straight polls. The Trojans beat Washington State 55-13 on Saturday

Texas received eight first-place votes, down two from last week, after having to rally from a 19-point deficit to beat Oklahoma State 47-28.

Doug Segrest of The Birmingham News in Alabama started the season with USC No. 1, switched to Texas for three weeks and went back to the Trojans this week.