Football

Gameday Roundtable: Insights and predictions leading up to Oregon vs. UCLA matchup

By on Friday, Oct. 10 at 6:28 pm.

**Editor’s Note: The matchup doesn’t carry as much national attention as it would’ve had between Oregon and UCLA if the teams had remained undefeated. However, when the two preseason favorites meet in the Pac-12 Championships, plenty will still be on the line. Leading up to the matchup, sports editor Justin Wise and associate sports editor Hayden Kim answered a […]


The Internet reacts to the resignation of Tony Corrente, coordinator for Pac-12 officiating

By on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 8:55 am.

Albeit Tony Corrente cited “personal and professional reasons” for the decision, his resignation as the coordinator for football officiating in the Pac-12 — the man who hands down the final verdict on any calls on the field — comes on the heels of surmounting criticism that the officiating has received for years now. As recent as last […]


Breaking: Pac-12 Coordinator of Football Officiating Tony Corrente resigns

By on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 11:52 pm.

Citing personal and professional reasons, the Pac-12 Coordinator of Football Officiating, Tony Corrente, resigned Tuesday. Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott has appointed Jim Blackwood as interim coordinator, the conference announced. Blackwood was previously serving as the Instant Replay official under Corrente and brings more than three decades worth of experience, including over 20 years as a […]


Take a Knee: Tony Washington says his post-sack celebration intention was out of respect, but a “selfish” mistake

By on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 1:59 pm.

When the game was tied during the final minutes of the fourth quarter of Oregon’s 31-24 loss to Arizona, Oregon outside linebacker Tony Washington sacked Arizona’s Anu Solomon on third and goal for a nine-yard loss. But following the play Washington bowed and was called for an unsportsmanlike penalty — A nine yard penalty that […]


Oregon football practice recap: Ducks officially move on from loss, prepare for UCLA

By on Monday, Oct. 6 at 1:38 pm.

Entering the seventh week of the college football season, the premiere Pac-12 showdown was expected to be the matchup between Oregon and UCLA.  Two undefeated, top-10 teams with Heisman trophy-conteding quarterbacks leading the way, that was the prepared storyline. That’s not necessarily the case anymore. The Ducks and Bruins enter Saturday’s game as two teams outside […]


Oregon can’t overcome mistakes in 31-24 loss to Arizona

By on Friday, Oct. 3 at 1:33 am.

The stage was set for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota to notch another Heisman moment under his belt. With Oregon starting on its own nine-yard line, down by a touchdown, Autzen Stadium still had plenty of believers filling the stands. However, when the clock struck 2:11, any hope of Oregon clinging to an undefeated season was […]


Lightning strikes twice at Autzen Stadium as Arizona takes care of Oregon for second year in a row

By on Friday, Oct. 3 at 1:46 am.

During their final preparations for Thursday night’s game, Arizona concluded its pre-game pep talk with a video of lightning striking a man twice in 30 seconds. The team chuckled, but the message was clear: do it again. A year ago when Oregon played at Arizona, it was senior day. It was the final game some of […]


Rapid reaction: No. 2 Oregon leads undefeated Arizona 7-3 at the half

By on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 9:18 pm.

For the second time this season Oregon was shutout in the first quarter. On the opening drive, Byron Marshall dropped a wide open pass on fourth down that ended Oregon’s most promising drive of the quarter. Arizona successfully ran the ball against the Oregon defense on its first drive. The running game success translated into […]