Photos: Oregon basketball — Ducks fall to Colorado Buffaloes 47-48

Posted by Michael Arellano and Nate Barrett on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 8:13 pm.

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Oregon’s 20-game home winning streak was snapped by the Colorado Buffaloes in a heart-breaking 47-48 loss at Matt Knight Arena.

Arsalan Kazemi seals an emphatic dunk over Buffaloes player Josh Scott. The 19th ranked Oregon Ducks faced the Colorado Buffaloes at Matthew Knight Arena on Feb. 7, 2013. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Junior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) takes a shot over sophomore guard Askia Booker (0). (Nate Barrett/Emerald)

Oregon's E.J. Singler is sandwiched between two Buffaloes players as the trio fight for a loose ball. The 19th ranked Oregon Ducks face the Colorado Buffaloes at Matthew Knight Arena on Feb. 7, 2013. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Senior forward Arsalan Kazemi (14) throws down a thunderous dunk. (Nate Barrett/Emerald)

Oregon's Carlos Emory draws a foul as he leaps into the lane for a contested dunk. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Senior forward E.J. Singler (25) commits an offensive foul. (Nate Barrett/Emerald)

Senior forward E.J. Singler (25) attempts a last-second shot to win the game. (Nate Barrett/Emerald)

The Colorado Buffaloes cheer as they run to the locker room after stealing the game from the Oregon Ducks in the final minute. (Nate Barrett/Emerald)

Harry Wayne has his face paint touched up by a pair of Oregon cheerleaders before heading down to the Pit Crew section for the game's tipoff. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Colorado's Josh Scott looks for an open shot underneath the basket as E.J. Singler pressures him. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Oregon's Carlos Emory looks to a sideline official as he is fouled en route to a dunk. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Oregon players chant "Quack!" as they rally for their game. The 19th-ranked Oregon Ducks face the Colorado Buffaloes at Matthew Knight Arena on Feb. 7, 2013. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Buffaloes player Andre Roberson resorts to acrobatics at mid court as he attempts a steal against Oregon guard Johnathan Loyd. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Oregon head coach Dana Altman autographs a pair of Nike Air Jordan Pit Crew 3's that were raffled to a lucky Pit Crew student. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Stefan Lesueur shows his Oregon spirit with self-applied "wings" face paint. The senior used stencils and a mirror for the application, which took around 20 minutes total. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Buffaloes player Xavier Johnson drives under the basket against Oregon's Arsalan Kazemi. The 19th ranked Oregon Ducks face the Colorado Buffaloes at Matthew Knight Arena on Feb. 7, 2013. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Tony Woods appears to choke as he heads to the sidelines during the first half. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Buffaloes player Jeremy Adams looks for a layup against Waverly Austin. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Oregon's E.J. Singler heads into the paint against Colorado defenders Andre Roberson, left, and Sabatino Chen. (Michael Arellano/Emerald)

Freshman forward Josh Scott (40) and senior center Tony Woods (55) get tangled up under the post. (Nate Barrett/Emerald)

Junior forward Andre Roberson (21) dunks over senior forward E.J. Singler (25) on a fastbreak steal. Roberson had finished with 10 points and 13 rebounds. (Nate Barrett/Emerald)

Eugene residents Jane Gordon, left, and Karen Logvin are left in solitude as the stands empty after Oregon's loss to the Colorado Buffloes and the Ducks' home game winning streak is snapped. "We just didn't expect it," said Gordon. "We thought California was an aberration, and we thought we could regroup." (Michael Arellano/Emerald)



  • me, again

    “Oregon’s E.J. Sinclair is sandwiched between two Buffaloes players as the trio fight for a loos ball. ” Who is E.J. Sinclair? Mentioned here, and on Jan 23rd as well. And loose, not loos.

    • Michael Arellano

      Excellent proofreading!!! Thanks for keeping us on our toes