Topic: Ducks

What does it take to start your own business? Light Dance can tell you.

By on Monday, Nov. 24 at 11:55 pm.

Dylan Garrett is only a year and a half out of college, and he wants to bridge the gap that exists between students at the University of Oregon and local businesses. Garrett has accomplished this by creating a close relationship between his own business and the Entrepreneur Club and the American Marketing Association on campus. […]

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, […]

GameDay: Matchups/players to watch in Oregon-Colorado game

By on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 9:38 pm.

The No. 2 ranked Oregon football team has just two games and a potential Pac-12 title game matchup remaining before it can seal the bid to the inaugural College Football Playoff. The Ducks will begin this two-game stretch against Colorado (2-8, 0-7 Pac-12) this weekend, the only team in the Pac-12 that has yet to notch a conference win. In […]

Camp Kesem helps children cope when their parents have cancer

By on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 11:53 am.

With 1.7 million cancer cases a year in the United States, there are more than 3 million children affected by a parent’s cancer diagnosis. Camp Kesem recognizes these children and helps them cope with their situation. The camp provides week-long support that assists them academically, socially and emotionally. “People don’t understand what these kids are going […]

Eugene passed over as host for 2019 World Outdoor Championships

By on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 9:08 am.

Eugene, Oregon was not selected as the host city for the 2019 IAAF World Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The decision was made by a panel early Tuesday morning in Monaco, with the honor instead going to Doha, the capital of Qatar. If chosen, Eugene would have been the first American city to host the championships. […]

Joseph Young listed as front-runner for the John R. Wooden Award

By on Monday, Nov. 17 at 11:22 am.

Oregon men’s basketball’s Joseph Young has been added to the Preseason Top 50 list for the John R. Wooden Award, the most prestigious honor in college basketball. The list was released Monday by the Los Angeles Athletic Club on ESPN’s SportsCenter. Young, a senior guard for the Ducks, figures to feature heavily this season as […]

Kim: Oregon football has found its kicker in Aiden Schneider

By on Thursday, Nov. 13 at 3:42 pm.

Minutes after defeating Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium, Aiden Schneider stood in front of a small crowd of media members following what many would call his breakout performance. The walk-on place kicker from nearby Grant High School had nailed three field goals – one from beyond 42 yards, the very distance that Alejandro Maldonado had missed […]

Emerald Quick Hits: Oregon football ranked No. 2 heading into home stretch

By on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 3:48 pm.

- The Oregon football team walked out of Rice-Eccles Stadium with another notable win against then No. 20 Utah. They were rewarded with a No. 2 ranking by the 12-person playoff selection committee. – The Oregon men’s basketball team will officially begin their regular season against Coppin State this Friday. Josh Schlichter of the Emerald had a […]

Oregon women’s soccer: Three Ducks earn Pac-12 Honors

By on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 6:22 pm.

Oregon women’s soccer had three players recognized after the Pac-12 released the all-conference teams Tuesday afternoon. Seniors Bri Pugh and Abby Steele were both named as honorable mentions to the All-Pac-12 team while redshirt freshman Caitlyn Wong was named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman team. “I am excited for Bri, Abby and Caitlyn for their honors,” […]

Q&A: Life after basketball: Johnathan Loyd sheds insight onto reconstructed Oregon men’s basketball team

By on Monday, Nov. 10 at 5:46 pm.

For the first time in four years, Johnathan Loyd won’t be lacing up for the Oregon men’s basketball team. As the newly reconstructed Ducks head into the season, Loyd, currently a member of the Oregon football team, took a moment to shed some insight on the upcoming season and what to expect from the new players. Here’s […]

Led by Joseph Young, Oregon men’s basketball tries to regroup

By on Monday, Nov. 10 at 12:02 am.

A lot has changed for Oregon men’s basketball since it played Wisconsin in the second round of the NCAA tournament last year. That game forecasted a promising future for the program. Fifth-year coach Dana Altman had successfully assembled a talented roster with players like Damyean Dotson and Dominic Artis – who are both now gone […]