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Top 25 roundup

1 Southern California (10-0)

Beat California 35-10

Next: vs. No. 20 Fresno State, Saturday.

2 Texas (10-0)

Beat Kansas 66-14

At Austin, Texas, Vince Young became Texas' career total offense leader with 281 yards passing and a career-high four TD tosses as Texas clinched the Big 12 South Division title. Young had scoring passes of 45 yards and 64 yards to Limas Sweed and Quan Cosby. Next: at Texas A&M, Nov. 25.

3 Miami (8-1)

Beat Wake Forest 47-17

At Winston-Salem, N.C., Kyle Wright tied a school record with five TD passes, Charlie Jones ran for two more scores and Miami stayed on track for a spot in the first ACC championship game. Miami piled up 515 yards. Next: vs. No. 24 Georgia Tech, Saturday.

4 Alabama (9-1)

Lost to No. 5 LSU 16-13, OT

Next: at No. 15 Auburn, Saturday.

5 LSU (8-1)

Beat No. 4 Alabama 16-13, OT

Next: at Mississippi, Saturday.

6 Penn State (9-1)

Did not play

Next: at Michigan State, Saturday.

7 Notre Dame (7-2)

Beat Navy 42-21

At South Bend, Ind., Brady Quinn passed for four TDs, three to Maurice Stovall, to lead Notre Dame to its NCAA-record 42nd straight win over Navy. The Irish need to win their final two games to remain eligible for a BCS berth. Next: vs. Syracuse, Saturday.

8 Virginia Tech (8-1)

Did not play

Next: at Virginia, Saturday.

9 Georgia (7-2)

Lost to No. 15 Auburn 31-30

Next: vs. Kentucky, Saturday.

10 Ohio State (8-2)

Beat No. 25 Northwestern 48-7

At Columbus, Ohio, Troy Smith ran for two TDs and linebacker A.J. Hawk returned a blocked punt for another score to lead Ohio State to its fifth consecutive win. Ohio State needs to win next week's showdown with Michigan to clinch at least a share of the Big Ten title. Next: at No. 21 Michigan, Saturday.

11 Oregon (8-1)

At Washington State, late

Next: vs. Oregon State, Saturday.

12 Florida (7-3)

Lost to South Carolina 30-22

Next: vs. No. 17 Florida State, Nov. 26.

13 Texas Tech (8-2)

Lost to Oklahoma State 24-17

At Stillwater, Okla., Al Pena scored on a 1-yard run with 23 seconds remaining to stave off a rally by Texas Tech. It was the first Big 12 win for Oklahoma State and spoiled Texas Tech's hopes of its first 10-win season since 1976. Next: vs. Oklahoma, Saturday.

14 UCLA (9-1)

Beat Arizona State 45-35

At Pasadena, Calif., Drew Olson threw for 510 yards and five TDs. Next: at No. 1 Southern Cal, Dec. 3.

15 Auburn (8-2)

Beat No. 9 Georgia 31-30

Next: vs. No. 4 Alabama, Saturday.

16 West Virginia (8-1)

Did not play

Next: vs. Pittsburgh, Nov. 24.

17 Florida State (7-3)

Lost to Clemson 35-14

At Clemson, S.C., Charlie Whitehurst threw for 269 yards and three TDs to lead Clemson over Florida State, the second time in three meetings that Tigers coach Tommy Bowden has beaten father Bobby Bowden. Next: at No. 12 Florida, Nov. 26.

18 TCU (10-1)

Beat UNLV 51-3

Next: TBA.

19 Wisconsin (8-3)

Lost to Iowa 20-10

At Madison, Wis., Albert Young ran for 127 yards and Iowa ruined Barry Alvarez's going away party, beating Wisconsin in the coach's final home game, ending the Badgers' title hopes. Next: at Hawaii, Nov. 25.

20 Fresno State (8-1)

Beat Boise State 27-7, Thursday

Next: at No. 1 Southern Cal, Saturday.

21 Michigan (7-3)

Beat Indiana 41-14

At Ann Arbor, Mich., Chad Henne had three TD passes in the first half as Michigan built a huge lead and coasted. The Wolverines won their fourth straight. Next: vs. No. 10 Ohio State, Saturday.

22 Colorado (7-3)

Lost to Iowa State 30-16

At Ames, Iowa, Steve Paris returned a fumble 66 yards for a TD and defensive tackle Brent Curvey rumbled 66 yards for a score with an interception. Next: vs. Nebraska, Nov. 25.

23 Louisville (7-2)

Did not play

Next: vs. Syracuse, Nov. 26.

24 Georgia Tech (6-3)

Lost to Virginia 27-17

At Charlottesville, Va., Marques Hagans led Virginia on two scoring drives after it squandered a 17-point lead. Next: at No. 3 Miami, Saturday.

25 Northwestern (6-4)

Lost to No. 10 Ohio State 48-7

At Columbus, Ohio, Brett Basanez was limited to just 121 yards passing while completing 15-of-31 passes with one interception. Next: at Illinois, Saturday.