Topic: Ducks

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 […]

Oregon women’s basketball: Five things we learned after the Ducks’ exhibition debut

By on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 6:22 pm.

1- Reign of Kelly Graves: The Kelly Graves era officially began Sunday afternoon at Mathew Knight Arena with a 81-44 exhibition win against Westmont. “I was actually quite pleased with how we played today,” Graves said. “I liked the effort, I liked that everyone got in; lot of people contributed.” By the end of the game one […]

Kim: Oregon leaves Salt Lake City as Pac-12 North division champions, loses a lot in the process

By on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 3:36 pm.

SALT LAKE CITY – Prior to the kickoff at Rice-Eccles Stadium, Mark Helfrich, who was in his formal attire, was quietly speaking with Athletic Director Rob Mullens near the 30-yard line. While the content of their discussion remained undisclosed, the two exchanged some laughs in an empty stadium before eventually parting ways. What would transpire in […]

Kaelin Clay’s fudged almost-touchdown leads to a 100-yard return for the Ducks

By on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 10:17 am.

Utah’s Kaelin Clay fudged a touchdown against the Oregon Ducks in the first quarter of the Utah-Oregon football game this weekend. Clay ran 79 yards, hoping to score a touchdown, but ultimately dropped the ball at the one yard line before entering the end zone. The result? Linebacker Joe Walker snagged the ball, and the […]

Rapid Raction: Ball bounces No. 5 Oregon’s way as they take 24-10 first half lead over No. 20 Utah

By on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 1:28 am.

Utah wide receiver Kaelin Clay was sprinting towards the left pylon and the Utes fan base at Rice-Eccles stadium was going berserk. About 20 seconds later, the same screaming fans were shocked and stunned as they watched Oregon linebacker Joe Walker cross the end zone for a touchdown. Clay, on his way to an easy […]

Pregame notes: No. 5 Oregon football looking to seal Pac-12 North in Salt Lake City

By on Saturday, Nov. 8 at 6:52 pm.

Coming off their all-important win against Stanford last weekend, the No. 5 Oregon football team (8-1, 5-1) will need to survive yet another test at No. 20 Utah (6-2, 3-2), who is coming off a 19-16 loss to Arizona State. With just three games remaining against bottom tier conference teams, the Ducks are in the […]