Topic: oregon ducks

GameDay: Pharaoh Brown is out for the season, who will emerge for Oregon at tight end?

By on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 10:04 pm.

There’s no easy way to say it, but Pharaoh Brown’s season is over. Brown was Oregon’s breakout star this year, amassing 25 catches for 420 yards and six touchdowns, before suffering an injury two weeks ago against Utah. While all the prayers go out to Brown’s successful recovery, the Ducks are faced with finding a […]

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 […]

Emerald Quick Hits: Mariota gets in trouble with the law

By on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 9:25 pm.

– Oregon football’s Marcus Mariota, the front runner for the Heisman trophy award, was cited for a speeding ticket at 12:46 a.m. on Nov. 12 in Veneta, Oregon. Mariota was clocked going 80 mph in a 55 mph zone on Highway 126-westbound and was clocked by state trooper Ryan Hockema. According to the Register Guard, Mariota was […]

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 is the difference between Pac-12 and mid-major type of basketball for Oregon

By on Monday, Nov. 17 at 11:46 pm.

Although he’s just one on a roster of 15 players, the importance of Joseph Young being on the court and playing at a high-level for the Oregon basketball team cannot be overstated. This statement was never more clear than when Oregon faced off against Detroit, a team that finished 13-19 overall and 6-10 in the […]

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 […]

Photos: Oregon Kultura Pilipinas presents Pilipino Culture Night

By on Monday, Nov. 17 at 8:33 am.

The University of Oregon Kultura Pilipinas presents Pilipino Culture Night: ‘The Debut” in the EMU Ballroom in Eugene, Oregon on November 15th, 2014. Pilipino Culture Night is KP’s biggest event of the year with skits, dances, and dinner from Everyday Kine Grindz from Hawaii, a local Hawaiian restaurant. Pilipino Culture Night opened with Jeremy Passion. It […]

Emerald Quick Hits: Both men’s and women’s basketball teams begin regular season, Grasu will “miss a couple of games”

By on Friday, Nov. 14 at 1:24 pm.

- The Oregon men’s and women’s basketball teams begin their regular season Friday. The women play at 12 p.m. against Utah State and the men’s squad plays Coppin State at 9 p.m. Josh Schlichter of the Emerald had a chance to preview the rest of the Pac-12 conference for men’s basketball. -Oregon offensive lineman Hroniss Grasu will “miss a couple of games” according […]

Gameday: Pac-12 Power Rankings

By on Thursday, Nov. 13 at 9:50 pm.

**Editor’s Note: Heading into the final weeks of the season, staff reporter Andrew Bantly ranks the Pac-12. 1. Oregon Ducks (9-1, 6-1) There isn’t really any debate about this. Following Oregon’s 31-24 loss to Arizona the Ducks responded with five straight victories, including two on the road against AP ranked opponents – No. 18 UCLA and […]

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 […]