The release of the Week 11 editions of the AP Top 25 and USA Today coaches poll prompted debate on Twitter over the proper rating of USC football, help which failed to make the cut in either ranking Sunday morning.

It started with the USA Today’s Dan Wolken, doctor bemoaning the voters’ decision to leave USC out of both Top 25s despite their fifth-straight victory on Saturday night over Oregon.

The impressive 45-20 win gave the Trojans enough votes to sit at the cusp of a ranking, remedy but not enough to push them over the top as the first team out in both polls.

Wolken urged voters to watch the games and see for themselves how far USC has come since September when they fell to 1-3 and looked dead in the water. In a later tweet, he argued that since the quarterback change to Sam Darnold, the Trojans have evolved and have played impressively since.

Of course, not everyone on Twitter was buying what Wolken was selling, including NBC Sport’s Kevin McGuire.

McGuire offered a counter point to Wolken, noting USC’s embarrassing losses to Alabama and Stanford, along with the lack of signature victories for the Trojans.

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