Snow fell at the University of Oregon throughout Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. Snowball fights, sledding, snowboarding and other snow-related activities occurred throughout the day due to the large amount of snowfall. Click here to view the Emerald’s early-morning photo gallery from the snow day.
Four-star recruit Jordan Bell has qualified to start practicing and playing with the Oregon men’s basketball team, according to The Oregonian. Bell, a 6-foot-7 forward, committed to the Ducks as part of the 2013 class. He’ll have all four years of eligibility and can start practicing as soon as he arrives. While it’s unclear whether […]
Before Wednesday’s practice, Oregon head men’s basketball coach Dana Altman discussed upcoming opponent Ole Miss, how his team is handling dead week and the health of his back. Ole Miss has two or three guys averaging 15 points a game. How are you going to deal with that? “They are a balanced team with good […]
Quarterback Marcus Mariota and center Hroniss Grasu announced on Tuesday afternoon that they will both be returning to play football for the Ducks in 2014. Mariota, a redshirt sophomore from Honolulu, Hawaii and Grasu, a redshirt junior from Los Angeles, Calif., announced their intent to return to the University of Oregon to finish out their […]
While you were enjoying some much-needed rest during the holidays, spending time with family and overeating, Oregon athletics were hard at work over the weekend. Here is a recap of everything that happened in case you missed it. Friday: It all started Friday when three games were played in Eugene, each a victory for the […]
The good, the bad, the ugly: Oregon basketball remains undefeated, Mariota and Hart named most outstanding players
GOOD: – Oregon men’s basketball had a pretty good weekend as they played host to the Global Sports Hardwood Challenge. The Ducks (7-0) beat Cal Poly 82-61 to finish a perfect 3-0 in the tournament. All of the games featured balanced play from the Ducks, with multiple players taking on scoring roles. Against Cal Poly, […]
The Oregon Ducks played their first Ivy League opponent, the New Jersey Princeton University Tigers, at Matthew Knight Arena on Sunday, Dec. 1. The Oregon Ducks had a slow start as they were trailing at the half, but after a halftime pep talk by head coach Paul Westhead, they were able to clench the victory […]
The No. 14 Oregon Ducks beat the University of North Dakota 91-76 at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on Nov. 30, 2013. The Oregon Ducks led throughout the entire game against the University of North Dakota and were up 49-32 at halftime thanks to making 100 percent of their free-throws during the first half. […]
Here are the Emerald’s top 10 images from Oregon’s 36-35 nail-biter of a victory over the Oregon State Beavers in the 117th Civil War on Friday, Nov. 27. Click here to view the pre-game festivities photos. Click here to view the first half photo gallery. Click here to view the second half photo gallery.
The Oregon Ducks took on the Oregon State Beavers at Matthew Knight Arena on Friday, Nov. 29. The Ducks won in four sets, (25-13, 25-19, 21-25, 25-15) to end their season. The Ducks look to take their 5 game win streak into the postseason tournament.
Click here for the pre-game festivities photos. Click here to view the first half gallery.
For the fourth time this season, the Ducks don’t lead at halftime. After Oregon got out to a quick 14-0 lead through one quarter, the Oregon State Beavers came roaring back, outscoring the Ducks 17-3 in the second quarter in the 117th edition of the Civil War game. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota struggled in the […]
The 117th Civil War pits the Oregon Ducks (9-2) against their in-state rivals, the Oregon State Beavers (6-5). The Ducks lead all-time with a 60-46-10 record. Oregon is coming off a stunning 42-16 upset loss against the Arizona Wildcats in Tucson, while the Beavers were recently routed at home in a 69-27 loss to the […]
No. 14 Oregon hosts the Pacific Tigers in the first game of the Global Sports Hardwood Challenge on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 at Matthew Knight Arena. The Ducks are coming off a 4-0 record and defeated the San Francisco Dons 100-82 last Sunday, Nov. 24. Pacific is coming off a 4-0 record with its last […]
Pride. That’s one thing at stake when Oregon and Oregon State kickoff at 4 p.m. Friday at Autzen Stadium. With both teams failing to reach their seasons’ goals, this year’s Civil War will be a battle of who wants it more and earns bragging rights for next year. Here’s how the teams stack up: OFFENSE: Oregon: The […]
The Ducks are flying high at the right time. With the NCAA Tournament looming in the near future, the Ducks have all but secured a spot in the tournament and are playing the best they have all year. Wednesday’s sweep of Washington State was Oregon’s fourth consecutive win and third road win in a row. […]
Oregon State starting quarterback Sean Mannion took time after practice to talk about his season, his growth as a player and the upcoming Civil War game against the Ducks at Autzen Stadium. Going into the season you weren’t the guaranteed starter. You had to win the quarterback battle. Did that change your mindset at all? […]
The Oregon women’s basketball team was able to hang on against Pepperdine on Monday, winning 83-80 within the friendly confines of Matthew Knight Arena. Oregon (3-2) looked to bounce back from their first road game of the season when they traveled to take on No. 1 UConn and lost 114-68. Oregon looked to have the game in […]
After their first road game of the year at the No. 1 ranked UConn on Wednesday, the Oregon women’s basketball team play the Pepperdine University Waves at Matthew Knight Arena on Monday, Nov. 25. The Ducks ended the first half leading 48-32, and maintained their lead with a final score of Waves 83-80 over the […]
Every week, the Emerald sports staff will collect and post their favorite tweets from Oregon athletes, coaches, media, etc. Below are sports reporter Anne Yilmaz’s favorites from Monday, Nov. 25. Oregon golfer Monica Petchakan: Would you smile in your mugshot? — Moni P (@muhnikkuh) November 25, 2013 Oregon volleyball outside hitter Canace Finley: call me […]