Found November 08, 2012 on Football Nation:
It’s getting to crunch time in the Pac-12 season where one game can be the difference between a BCS bowl game or a lesser destination, especially with just a few weeks to go within the regular season. This coming weekend features two teams that are in danger of falling out of the Pac-12 North title race, Oregon State and Stanford, as they do battle in Palo Alto in a Saturday afternoon game.Stanford comes into the date with a 7 and 2 record, but they are also facing the toughest stretch of their schedule. After their date with the Beavers, the Cardinal travel to Eugene to meet the Oregon Ducks and then finish off the regular season traveling to UCLA. With one conference loss to Washington on September 27, Stanford can’t afford another conference loss to remain in the Rose Bowl picture. Oregon State, meanwhile, rebounded from their loss to the Huskies on October 27 by beating Arizona State at home to bring their record to 7 and 1. After meeting the Cardinal, the Beavers finish their s...
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