Athletic Conference Breakdown 2010: Pac-10


In honor of the NCAA basketball tournament, U.S. News has taken a look at the Division I conferences. How do the schools in the Pacific-10 Conference match up based on their America's Best Colleges rankings?

  College Name and Location U.S. News Rank Team Nickname
1 Stanford UniversityStanford, CA 4 Cardinal
2 University of California–BerkeleyBerkeley, CA 21 Golden Bears
3 University of California–Los AngelesLos Angeles, CA 24 Bruins
4 University of Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles, CA 26 Trojans
5 University of WashingtonSeattle, WA 42 Huskies
6 University of ArizonaTucson, AZ 102 Wildcats
7 Washington State UniversityPullman, WA 106 Cougar
8 University of OregonEugene, OR 115 Ducks
9 Arizona State UniversityTempe, AZ 121 Sun Devils
10 Oregon State UniversityCorvallis, OR Tier 3 Beavers
All school rankings listed are within the National Universities category utilized in America's Best Colleges unless otherwise noted.