SPOKANE, Wash. - The calendar turns to November and a critical stretch run of the Pac-10 season rolls on with five conference games on Saturday.
In the biggest game of the week, number four Oregon will be at Autzen Stadium in Eugene against coach Dennis Erickson's number
seven Arizona State at 3:45 p.m. The Sun Devils sit atop the league standings with a 5-0 record and are 8-0 overall.
The Ducks are tied for second in the Pac-10 standings with UCLA with a 4-1 record and are 7-1 overall. Oregon is a 7-point favorite.
In other Pac-10 games on Saturday, UCLA is at Arizona, Washington State is at California, Oregon State is at number 13 USC and Washington is at Stanford.
(The Associated Press contributed to this story.)