Topic: NCAA

ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reports Brandon Austin to play at Northwest Florida

By on Thursday, Jul. 24 at 4:13 pm.

After recently being denied admittance into Hutchinson Community College, ESPN’s Jeff Goodman has reported that former Oregon men’s basketball player Brandon Austin is headed to Northwest Florida State College. Former Providence and Oregon forward Brandon Austin has been accepted to Northwest Florida, the school told ESPN. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) July 24, 2014 While attending Providence, […]


Oregon senior Laura Roesler named finalist for Bowerman award

By on Thursday, Jul. 10 at 12:39 pm.

Oregon senior Laura Roesler was named as one of three finalists for The Bowerman Trophy, one of the most prestigious awards in collegiate track and field, Thursday afternoon. Also named as finalists were Sharika Nelvis of Arkansas State and Courtney Okolo of Texas. Roesler dominated in her final season with Oregon. She was able to […]


Oregon track and field’s Robert Johnson and Andy Powell earn coaching awards

By on Wednesday, Jun. 18 at 3:57 pm.

Oregon track and field head coach Robert Johnson was named the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Men’s Head Coach of the Year on Wednesday afternoon. Oregon assistant coach Andy Powell also received the award. He was named the Men’s Assistant Coach of the Year. This latest award adds to Johnson’s […]


Three members of Oregon track and field receive Pac-12 awards

By on Tuesday, Jun. 17 at 4:47 pm.

Three members of Oregon track and field were honored Tuesday as sprinter Jenna Prandini, hurdler Devon Allen and head coach Robert Johnson were given Pac-12 conference awards. Prandini was named the Women’s Track Athlete of the Year and the Field Athlete of the Year, Allen was given the Men’s Newcomer of the Year and Johnson […]


Photos: Day four of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

By on Monday, Jun. 16 at 10:43 am.

At the conclusion of fourth and final day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships, the events wrapped up in front of the 11,344 fans gathered at Historic Hayward Field. The Oregon men’s team won the national championship with a total of 88.0 points, 18.0 points ahead of second place Florida. The Oregon women’s team […]


Photos: Day three of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

By on Saturday, Jun. 14 at 10:43 am.

At the conclusion of day three at the NCAA Track and Field Championships, the team totals increased as thirteen final events took place in front of the 10,104 fans gathered at Historic Hayward Field. Oregon leads the men’s competition with 53.0 points and the women’s competition with 43.0 points, only two points ahead of Texas A&M. Oregon’s highlight of […]


Oregon track and field lead both men and women’s competitions after day two of NCAA Track and Field Championships

By on Thursday, Jun. 12 at 9:04 pm.

At the conclusion of the second day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships, hosted at Historic Hayward Field, the overall team scores continued to come together as Oregon led both the men (26.0 points) and women’s (19.0) competitions. Rounding out the top three for the men are Georgia (24.0) and Texas (19.50), while Florida, Boise […]


Photos: Day two of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

By on Thursday, Jun. 12 at 8:36 pm.

At the conclusion of day two at the NCAA Track and Field Championships the team competition became clearer as more finals came to a conclusion in front of the 9903 fans gathered at Historic Hayward Field. Oregon leads the men’s competition and the women’s competition. For Oregon the highlight of the day was senior discuss thrower Laura […]


Oregon freshman Edward Cheserek out kicks rest of field on way to NCAA Championship in 10,000

By on Thursday, Jun. 12 at 7:28 pm.

The crowd at Historic Hayward Field roared as the runners came around the Bowerman Curve for the final time in their sprint to the finish line. Living up to their reputation as the best fans in the nation, the Hayward faithful had been engaged throughout the long 28 minutes that the men’s 10,000 lasted for, […]


Top track and field programs discuss Oregon hosting NCAA Championships

By on Wednesday, Jun. 11 at 12:09 am.

On a hot Tuesday afternoon, members of the media gathered at Matthew Knight Arena for the NCAA Championship press conference. Four coaches from the top track and field programs took the time to speak to the assembled reporters a day before the start of the NCAA Outdoor Championships. Attending were Robert Johnson of Oregon, Mike […]


Four members of Oregon track and field earn regional awards

By on Monday, Jun. 9 at 11:56 am.

Four members of Oregon track and field were honored Monday when the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association unveiled their 2014 regional awards. Jenna Prandini was named the West Region Women’s Track Athlete of the Year, while head coach Robert Johnson and assistant coaches Andy Powell and Curtis Taylor all received […]


No. 1 Oregon softball’s season comes to end with 2-0 defeat to No. 2 Alabama

By on Sunday, Jun. 1 at 3:26 pm.

One day after beating the defending national champions, the Oregon softball team couldn’t get the job done against the 2012 national champions, suffering a 2-0 loss to Alabama. With the defeat, Oregon’s magical season comes to an end. The Ducks entered the NCAA tournament as the No. 1 overall seed but will now watch No. […]


Oregon track and field shatters records en route to NCAA Championships

By on Sunday, Jun. 1 at 12:54 pm.

After the final day of the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds in Fayetteville, Ark., Oregon track and field can come away pleased with their performance. The Ducks qualified 19 of their athletes by the end of the night, bringing their total number of performers headed back to Eugene for the NCAA Championships to 39. “It was […]


Oregon softball falls 4-0 in rematch with Florida

By on Friday, May. 30 at 8:30 pm.

The last time Oregon softball and Florida met on February 28, Oregon’s offense failed to get going against Florida’s ace pitcher Hannah Rogers and suffered a 2-1 defeat in eight innings. Fast forward three months and the rematch was much like the first meeting with Oregon’s powerful offense being shut down by Rogers en route to a […]


Hawkins, Oregon shut down Florida State 3-0 in WCWS opener, earn rematch with No. 5 Florida

By on Thursday, May. 29 at 3:34 pm.

Today’s game featured one of the nation’s best players in Florida State, pitcher Lacey Waldrop. Despite the competition, it was Oregon’s Cheridan Hawkins who was the brightest star. Pitching in her first ever Women’s College World Series, Hawkins dominated for the No. 1 Ducks, throwing all 7.0 innings while giving up just one hit and striking out six. […]


Emerald Quick Hits: Oregon track and field gets set for NCAA West Regionals

By on Wednesday, May. 28 at 8:00 pm.

- Oregon track & field prepares for the NCAA West Regionals, which start tomorrow, May 29. If Oregon participants make it through the preliminaries in the top twelve they will return to Hayward Field where the university will host the NCAA Outdoor Championships. – Oregon women’s basketball guard Ariel Thomas sat down to discuss playing in China […]