The University of Oregon sent a letter to Iowa school district officials in December asking the Okoboji High School Pioneers to stop using a maroon-colored “O” because the shape infringes on the Ducks’ trademarked “O.” The Oregon “O” was designed by Nike in collaboration with the UO and was first used in 2001; by 2003, [...]
Wearing regular uniforms for the spring game would just be so un-Ducklike, wouldn’t it? Nike has outfitted the Ducks “green” and “white” squads with special uniforms once again dedicated to the U.S. Armed Forces. Both jerseys say “support our troops” on the back and include a new helmet design. A full photo gallery is available through Nike’s website.
Zone Read AM: Former Ducks Dion Jordan, Kyle Long picked in 2013 NFL Draft, Nike releases new NFL uniforms
The 2013 NFL Draft kicked off yesterday with two former Ducks being picked in the first round. Dion Jordan was picked third by the Miami Dolphins, making him the highest picked Oregon defensive player. With the 20th pick in the draft, the Chicago Bears selected former Duck offensive lineman Kyle Long. Similarly to Jordan, Long was [...]
After a thrilling overtime victory against Washington last night, the Ducks men’s basketball team will continue their chase for the Pac-12 title Friday night against Utah. Oregon beat the Utes the first time they played but lost the second match in the final game of the season. The Emerald’s Jackson Long has a full preview. [...]
Oregon looks to hurdle past Cal. In sports, sometimes a team just has your number. Seemingly no matter what you do or how you game plan, the opposition seems to come out on top. This has been the California Golden Bears for Oregon men’s basketball the past five years. Since 2008 the Ducks have not beaten [...]
Four times a week, University of Oregon senior Hayley Britt switches from life as an upcoming graduate in business administration to life as a student fitness instructor at the Student Recreation Center. From high-intensity interval training, spin and body sculpting, Britt finds it easy to manage time in between schoolwork and working up a sweat, [...]
Scott Reames is a professional collector and organizer of memories. Since 2005, the University of Oregon alumnus has worked as the official historian for Nike, a position he proposed while working as a senior spokesman for Global Communications when he realized that the stories he kept hearing during the interviews he facilitated weren’t officially documented. [...]
Lance Armstrong’s reputation of being a hero to thousands of admirers might have taken a hit that he will never recover from, as the retired professional road racing cyclist — who had won seven Tour de France titles over a course spanning from 1999 to 2005 — has reportedly admitted to doping in a recent interview with [...]
The University of Oregon Student Labor Action Project presented a testimony to Gov. John Kitzhaber to ensure Nike’s proposed expansion would include student hiring.
They are standing among opulence. Mom and Dad are there, maybe a younger sibling and of course the prospective student, the high schooler weighing his or her options for where to spend the next four or five years. They are in the north lobby, where the campus tours start. Look to your left, digital pillars glow on the eastern [...]
As Knight’s two alma mater’s are set to play each other this Saturday, it’s a good point in time to reflect on how far the University of Oregon has come in such a short amount of time. Knight’s philanthropy has left a lasting impression on this campus in a multitude of ways, but when you’re sitting either at home, at Autzen or at the bar this Saturday when the Ducks take the field against the Stanford Cardinal, try and imagine what things would be like if Knight hadn’t picked Oregon.
Today’s Weather: High — 64, patchy fog; Low — 36 Another chapter in the Highway 20 saga State transportation officials Sunday, reopened the controversial Highway 20 project – 5.5 miles of highway in Lane County that is far over budget and years behind schedule. The state has terminated its contractor and began with a clean slate [...]
A short tour of Matthew Knight Arena.
He is the epitome of Oregon football — longevity, success, style and class. Running backs coach Gary Campbell has been mentoring tailbacks for the Oregon Ducks for 30 years now, making him the longest-tenured coach in program history, as well as the longest-tenured current coach in all the Football Bowl Subdivision. In his three decades [...]
A roar shook Hayward as Leonel Manzano, Matthew Centrowitz and Andrew Wheating crossed the finish line.
Lomong ran at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene last weekend and is back for the Olympic trials this month.
Men’s and women’s 10K: Galen Rupp sets US Olympic Trials record, Amy Hastings claims dramatic victory
After claiming victory and a spot in London from the hollowed grounds of Hayward Field, former Oregon standout Galen Rupp said he couldn’t ask for more.
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