The Arizona Wildcats moved up two spots in the Associated Press poll, to No. 22 nationally, following Saturday’s 56-0 thumping of tiny South Carolina State at Arizona Stadium. The Wildcats received 296 points in the poll, 190 more than 23rd-ranked Mississippi State. The UA is one of five Pac-12 teams to be ranked today: Oregon is ranked No. 3, Stanford is ninth, USC is 13th and UCLA is 19th.

Arizona (3-0) moved halfway to bowl eligibility with Saturday’s win. The Wildcats will open conference play next week against Oregon in Eugene, Ore.

Read more in Monday’s Arizona Daily Star. 

The sports editor of the Arizona Daily Star.