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Police reports shed light on why four Ethiopian athletes fled World Junior championships

By on Monday, Aug. 4 at 2:56 pm.

Ethiopian runner Dureti Edao approached her coaches on July 25, requesting access to her passport. Edao, who was competing at the IAAF World Junior Track and Field Championships in Eugene that week, signed a contract with Adidas earlier that day and needed a copy of her passport to finalize the agreement, according to a University of […]


Devon Allen wins and Laura Roesler sets record on final day of USATF Outdoor Championships

By on Sunday, Jun. 29 at 10:53 pm.

The final day of the 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships came to a conclusion Sunday afternoon in Sacramento, Calif. with multiple events crowning champions. It was Oregon senior Laura Roesler who had the best performance of the day for someone competing in a Ducks uniform. Roesler competed as part of a competitive women’s 800, holding her own […]


Photos: Oregon outdoor track and field hosts Oregon Twilight during downpour

By on Saturday, May. 10 at 11:56 am.

Historic Hayward Field played host to the final home meet of the season for Oregon track and field with the running of the Oregon Twilight meet Friday night. Featured at the meet were both current and former Oregon athletes who put up strong performances despite the rainy weather. The headliner was the return of decathlete […]


Oregon football unveils spring game uniforms

By on Thursday, May. 1 at 2:38 pm.

The Oregon football team has unveiled the uniforms they will be wearing during the annual spring football game on May 3, the Nike Mach Speed “Salute the Day” uniforms. The uniforms honor the men and women who serve our country. Salute the Day. @WinTheDay Spring Game unis for Sat from @usnikefootball #GoDucks #WTD pic.twitter.com/0MKUo7kXTX — […]


Photos: Outdoor track and field — Oregon Relays come to a close at Hayward Field

By on Sunday, Apr. 20 at 2:50 pm.

The University of Oregon Ducks hosted the third day of competition of the Oregon Relays at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. on Saturday, April 19, 2014. The final day of competition kicked off at 5 p.m. after the high school events concluded. Oregon freshman Devon Allen swept the men’s short distance competitions, placing first in […]


Photos: Outdoor track and field — Oregon Relays continue in second day of competition; Dakotah Keys wins big

By on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 7:40 pm.

The University of Oregon Ducks hosted the second day of competitions in the Oregon Relays at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. on Friday, April 18, 2014. Oregon junior decathlete Dakotah Keys demolished the competition in his decathlon season debut, finishing in first place in eight of the ten competitions. Keys finished with a final point […]


Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — Ducks finish regular season with electrifying 64-57 win over Arizona Wildcats

By on Monday, Mar. 17 at 9:44 am.

The Oregon men’s basketball team (21-8, 9-8 in Pac-12) hosts the Arizona Wildcats (28-2, 15-2 in Pac-12) at Matthew Knight Arena on March 8. The Ducks are looking for revenge as they enter into their final regular season home game with a six-game winning streak. Last month, Oregon led a tough battle against the Arizona […]


Former Oregon football player Colt Lyerla Wins $10,000 at NFL combine

By on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 11:30 am.

Former University of Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla won a $10,000 prize from Adidas for his performance at the NFL Combine Monday afternoon. Along with Oregon State wide receiver Brandin Cooks, Lyerla raked in the extra money as a reward for notching the best time in the 40-yard dash while wearing the Adidas adizero 5-star […]


Emerald sports quotes of the week: Feb. 10-16

By on Sunday, Feb. 16 at 5:37 pm.

Every Sunday, The Emerald sports staff will collect their favorite quotes from the previous seven days. Athletes, coaches, media or anybody with a quote pertaining to Oregon sports can be included. Below are The Emerald’s favorites from the week of Feb. 10-16. Acrobatics and tumbling “We told Rachael when she came here, ‘We don’t want […]


Photos: Greek life rocks the house at Sigma Chi Derby Days dance finale

By on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 6:43 pm.

Throughout the week sororities competed in a social media competition, tee shirt signing, house decorations, and a coin drive, in order to contribute to fundraising for the Beta Iota chapter of Sigma Chi Derby Days Philanthropy. On Thursday Feb. 13 the sororities perform a dance with costumes and music that portray the theme they have […]


Even in the off-season, the Hatfield-Dowlin Complex racks up quite an electric bill

By on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 2:13 pm.

A blonde receptionist sits behind a desk under a sprawling wall of televisions in the lobby of the Hatfield-Dowlin Complex. A student-athlete makes his way from a faraway corner. He runs up to ask for help using the elevator to access another section of the byzantine sports facility. Meanwhile, 55-inch television screens beam overhead, 64 […]


Photos: Oregon Women’s Basketball – Ducks come alive in the second half to take down Utah Utes 93-71

By on Saturday, Feb. 8 at 9:59 pm.

The Ducks return home after a road trip to Arizona where they picked up a win against the University of Arizona and then fell to No.15 ranked Arizona State last Sunday in Tempe. The Ducks (12-9, 3-7 Pac-12) are looking to bounce back after their road trip and get back to their winning ways as […]


Photos: Oregon men’s basketball — Ducks bounce back against USC Trojans, 78-66

By on Sunday, Feb. 2 at 2:41 am.

The Oregon Ducks (14-6, 2-6 Pac-12) were able to bounce back from their loss against the UCLA Bruins by beating the USC Trojans (10-11, 1-7 Pac-12) 78-66 at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on Feb. 1, 2014. The Ducks captured their first conference victory played at home after coming off a 70-68 nailbiter loss […]


Oregon men’s basketball to wear special Nike uniforms against Washington State on Feb. 23

By on Thursday, Jan. 30 at 2:51 pm.

Oregon is one of seven college basketball programs that will be wearing special Nike ‘Hyper Elite Dominance’ uniforms in upcoming games. The Ducks will wear their new uniforms when they face Washington State on Feb. 23. The Oregon jersey has a throwback feel, with yellow tops and green shorts. The jersey is catered to the […]


Check out these unique shopping venues in the City of Roses

By on Thursday, Jan. 9 at 11:35 am.

Are you an avid fashion connoisseur and already sick of the shopping in Eugene? Take a day trip to Portland and check out some of the local favorites. Hawthorne Blvd. Hawthorne Blvd. is filled with all kinds of unique and local stores. Whether your style is relaxed and casual, eco-friendly, or even ‘20s vintage, you’ll […]


Emerald Quick Hits: Don Pellum set to take over as Oregon football defensive coordinator

By on Monday, Jan. 13 at 1:54 pm.

- The Oregon women’s basketball team will get the chance to even the series against Oregon State as they travel to Corvallis Monday night for the 92nd Civil War. Oregon lost 88-80 on Saturday as they played host to the Beavers in the first game of the back-to-back series. Ducks center Jillian Alleyne led the team […]


Alamo Bowl: Mack Brown in light-hearted mood the day before his final game with Texas

By on Saturday, Jan. 25 at 11:34 pm.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A reporter during Sunday’s press conference asked Texas head coach Mack Brown what he envisioned for himself after Monday’s Alamo Bowl, Brown’s last game at Texas. Would Brown want to continue coaching? But before the reporter got to this question, he said, “Mack, since we’re not going to be able to […]