Men’s Basketball

Joseph Young’s complete performance leads Oregon past Cal State Northridge

By on Wednesday, Dec. 17 at 10:33 pm.

Joseph Young did everything right Wednesday night as he led Oregon (7-3) past visiting Cal State Northridge 79-56. After struggling from the floor for the past few games, Young shot efficiently and filled up the stat sheet. Young finished with a game-high 18 points along with eight rebounds and four assists as he went 7-for-14 […]

Oregon rebounds from slow start to pick up 79-56 win over Cal-State Northridge

By on Wednesday, Dec. 17 at 10:35 pm.

With 11:34 remaining in the first half, the Ducks found themselves being outplayed in every facet of the game by Cal-State Northridge (3-8), thus resulting in a 16-9 deficit. Oregon head coach Dana Altman had seen enough and called a a timeout with the hope of waking up his team before getting embarrassed on their […]

Oregon men’s basketball picks up first road win, defeats Illinois 77-70

By on Saturday, Dec. 13 at 6:55 pm.

On a night that centered around Oregon’s first-ever Heisman trophy winner, their men’s basketball team also had something to be happy about. Defeating Illinois on the road 77-70, the Ducks improved to 6-3 on the season. In a game that remained close until the final few minutes, there were two names that stood out: Dillon […]

Oregon basketball downs Concordia 94-63

By on Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 10:21 pm.

The Oregon men’s basketball team used some of its depth to overcome another slow start and defeat Concordia 94-63 on Wednesday night at Matthew Knight Arena. Five Ducks finished in double-figures and the team shot 52.5 percent (42-80) on the night in the lopsided matchup, but a sloppy start gave Oregon (5-2) head coach Dana Altman plenty […]

Behind Jordan Bell’s career night, Oregon men’s basketball hands Portland State its first loss

By on Monday, Dec. 1 at 12:58 am.

There was a lot to like for Dana Altman and his staff as the Oregon men’s basketball (4-2) took down visiting Portland State (4-1) 81-59, a team who recently beat USC on the road. Coming off back-to-back losses to Michigan and VCU in the Progressive Legends Classic, the Ducks hit their first roadblock of the […]

Jalil Abdul-Bassit is playing well and making opponents notice

By on Sunday, Nov. 30 at 8:16 pm.

With 1:52 seconds left on the clock in the first half, Jalil Abdul-Bassit came off a screen and caught a pass from Joseph Young. Without even thinking and without his feet being set, Abdul-Bassit rose off the ground and fired a contested three-pointer. If this same situation last year would’ve happened, Abdul-Bassit would’ve been immediately […]

Oregon men’s basketball falls to No. 14 VCU in third-place game of Legends Progressive Classic

By on Wednesday, Nov. 26 at 11:43 am.

For 37 minutes, the Oregon mens basketball was hanging tough with the No. 14 team in the country. Trailing 67-61 and on a fast break, freshman Jordan Bell took a pass from Joseph Young and dribbled down the left side of the court towards the hoop, presenting a two-on-one in Oregon’s favor. Bell, instead of […]

Progressive Legends Classic: Oregon men’s basketball falls to No. 19 Michigan, but not without a fight

By on Monday, Nov. 24 at 9:49 pm.

On paper, the Oregon men’s basketball team had little to no advantages heading into their semifinals matchup at the Progressive Legends Classic against No. 19 Michigan. For the first time this season, the Ducks were on the road and it was under the big lights as they faced off at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, […]

Oregon men’s basketball overcomes first test with 78-68 win against Toledo

By on Sunday, Nov. 23 at 12:05 pm.

With 2:39 left to play and Oregon clinging to a six-point lead, the Ducks were looking for some sort of spark to put the game out of reach and get the victory. While many people in attendance expected Joseph Young to be that spark, it was freshman Dillon Brooks and junior Dwayne Benjamin doing the igniting. […]

Oregon men’s basketball prepares for early season challenge against Toledo

By on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 7:47 pm.

Dana Altman called Oregon’s next three games the toughest stretch he’s had to face at Oregon. The Ducks face Toledo at Matthew Knight Arena on Friday before heading to Brooklyn to face No. 24 Michigan, then No. 12 Villanova or No. 15 VCU to finish up the Progressive Legends Classic. Each team will present a unique […]

Oregon men’s basketball signs four-star forward Trevor Manuel

By on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 8:28 pm.

Oregon men’s basketball received its second commit of the season as four-star power forward Trevor Manuel submitted his National Letter of Intent on Tuesday. At 6-foot-9, 215-lbs., Manuel’s long frame, emphasis on defense and a dependable mid-range jump shot will be a welcome addition to Oregon’s athletic group of forwards next season. 247 Sports rated Manuel a […]

ICYMI: Oregon men’s basketball overcomes Young’s off night against Detroit

By on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 7:12 pm.

Oregon men’s basketball got its first taste of adversity in game one of the Progressive Legends Classic as the Ducks topped Detroit 83-66 on Monday night at Matthew Knight Arena. After ending the first half at a 35-35 tie, the Ducks (2-0) used an 11-0 advantage in second chance points to separate from the Titans […]