Topic: Rose Bowl

Report: Oregon CB Ifo Ekpre-Olomu suffers knee injury, ACL is a concern

By on Wednesday, Dec. 17 at 1:25 pm.

The remainder of Oregon defensive back Ifo Ekpre-Olomu’s senior season appears to be over. According to a report from Yahoo! Sports’ NFL insider Rand Getlin, Ekpre-Olomu suffered an injury in practice on Tuesday and there is concern it’s a torn ACL in his knee. Sources: #Oregon CB Ifo Ekpre-Olomu suffered what is believed to be […]

Q&A: Hroniss Grasu, Keanon Lowe and Derrick Malone discuss the Rose Bowl

By on Friday, Dec. 12 at 1:18 pm.

After defeating No. 7 Arizona in the Pac-12 Championship last Friday, Oregon had pretty much solidified a spot in the inaugural College Football Playoffs. The only thing to be determined was who and where they would play. Sunday morning, it was announced that Oregon, the No. 2 team in the nation, would face off against […]

Marcus Mariota takes home Maxwell award for college football’s player of the year

By on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 6:04 pm.

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota was honored with the Maxwell award on Thursday night. The Maxwell award is presented to college football’s player of the year. “It’s a blessing,” Mariota said on ESPN. Mariota won the award over Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon and Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott. Mariota, a redshirt junior from Honolulu, Hawaii, […]

GameDay: Oregon prepares to play Florida State: ‘The team that doesn’t lose’

By on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 2:34 pm.

Oregon wide receiver Keanon Lowe described Oregon’s Rose Bowl matchup with Florida State succinctly. “It’s awesome,” Lowe said. “We get to play a team that doesn’t lose.” In the last 29 games, no team has come out victorious against the Seminoles. The last team to beat Florida State, the reigning BCS National Champions, was Florida […]

No. 2 Oregon to face No. 3 Florida State in the Rose Bowl

By on Sunday, Dec. 7 at 11:13 am.

Oregon is heading to the College Football Playoff. The College Football Playoff committee announced that the No. 2 Ducks will play against No. 3 Florida State in the Rose Bowl. The Seminoles were the only team in the top-four that finished undefeated. Florida State finished 29th in points (34.8) and 30th in points scored against […]

Q&A: Oregon band announcer Scott Barkhurst discusses his 17 years on the job

By on Sunday, Oct. 26 at 8:48 pm.

Scott Barkhurst spends his Saturdays with the Oregon Marching Band. Rather than take the field, Barkhurst works up in the press box as the band announcer introducing the pregame and halftime shows. This is his 17th year on the job. So, what exactly is your role as band announcer? I have the simplest job in […]

Gameday: Jake Fisher proves his worth, has offensive line “clicking”

By on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 12:17 pm.

As the temperature rose to 80 degrees in Pasadena, California last Saturday, just prior to kickoff against UCLA, the Ducks’ offensive line was finally hearing good news. Senior left tackle Jake Fisher, one of the focal points of the the unit as the season was beginning, would be assuming his position on Marcus Mariota’s blindside. In […]

Raw video: Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott advocate of compensating full cost of attendance, nothing more

By on Saturday, Oct. 11 at 2:45 pm.

Pac-12 Commisioner Larry Scott had a brief moment to speak with the media during halftime of the matchup between No. 12 Oregon and No. 18 UCLA. In addition to discussing the recent issues with Pac-12 officiating, Scott spoke about player compensation and reaching a deal with DirecTV. Follow Hayden Kim on Twitter @HayDayKim

Kim: Joe Walker adds physical nature that Oregon hasn’t seen since Kiko Alonso

By on Friday, Sep. 12 at 3:25 pm.

Michael Clay sent out a tweet following Oregon’s 46-27 win over No. 7 Michigan State claiming Joe Walker was the second coming of Kiko Alonso. The junior linebacker out of Palos Verdes High School, who had started in place of Derrick Malone for matchup purposes, shined against a physical Spartan front seven and finished the […]