The No. 12 seed Ducks are riding high, winners of nine in a row. After extending its win streak with a first-round win over No. 5 seed Wisconsin, the Ducks had reason to celebrate. Each wins moves them closer to their ultimate goal, but a Tournament run has been on the thoughts of Oregon pla…
Oregon’s second round game against UC Irvine is a battle between two of the hottest teams in the country. The Ducks are on a nine game win streak, while the Anteaters are on a 17-game win streak, the longest in the country.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Advil and adrenaline work wonders.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — No. 12 Oregon men’s basketball’s first round 72-54 victory over No. 5 Wisconsin was filled with highlight plays.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The Oregon men’s basketball team entered Saturday, March 16, with one goal in mind: beat Washington to win the Pac-12 Championship and make the NCAA Tournament. The second half was all Oregon, holding a 64-45 lead with two minutes left.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Oregon coach Dana Altman discovered the season-changing decision by accident. It was Feb. 21, and the Ducks were just walloped by USC in Los Angeles.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The Oregon men’s basketball 2018 recruiting class was its best ever, finishing fourth on ESPN’s rankings with eyes centered on No. 4 overall recruit Bol Bol.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Oregon’s media day was full of the same message: “wall-up.” That’s the strategy to stop Wisconsin center Ethan Happ.
Oregon men’s basketball’s run into the NCAA Tournament begins with a familiar foe. The Ducks and the Wisconsin Badgers played in the second round of the Tournament in 2014 and 2015, but in 2019, the two programs face off in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday in San Jose, California.
Following a great four-day run to win the Pac-12 Tournament and clinch a bid in the NCAA Tournament, the Oregon men’s basketball team gathered at Matthew Knight Arena to find out where its Tournament will begin.
One night after eking out an overtime win over Arizona State in the semifinals, Oregon men’s basketball took on Washington in the Pac-12 Championship title game with an NCAA Tournament bid on the line.
Oregon men’s basketball defeated Arizona State 79-75 in overtime in the Pac-12 Tournament semifinal, giving the Ducks an opportunity to clinch an NCAA Tournament bid with a victory in the final Saturday night against Washington. The win also extends Oregon’s win streak to seven games.
In the midst of this Pac-12 Tournament run, Oregon has played some of its best basketball of the season at the right time, and has exemplified how defensive intensity can kickstart an offense.
The University of Oregon and head basketball coach Dana Altman have agreed to a contract extension through 2025-26 season, athletic director Rob Mullens announced on Thursday.
Oregon men’s basketball advances to Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinal with blowout win
The Oregon Ducks defeated the Washington Huskies 55-47 Saturday night in Seattle in the final game of the regular season. Oregon secured the sixth seed in the Pac-12 Tournament with the win and gave Washington its first home loss of the season.
Oregon men’s basketball (18-12, 9-8 Pac-12) defeated the Washington State Cougars (11-19, 4-13 Pac-12) 72-61 Wednesday night in Beasley Coliseum. The Ducks put forth a strong offensive effort by shooting 49 percent from the field and 50 percent from the 3-point line to sweep the season series.
Fresh off the best wins of their rather disappointing seasons, Oregon (17-12, 8-8) and Arizona (17-13, 8-9) took the court Saturday looking to further their late dash for a top-four seed in the Pac-12 Tournament.
It’s hard to predict how well the Ducks are capable of playing each game. They themselves admit they’ll lose focus and give up leads. At times they look great, scoring at will and putting clamps on teams.
Oregon (16-12, 7-8 Pac-12) was able to end its three-game losing streak against the conferences second best team, Arizona State (19-9, 9-6 Pac-12), while avenging a earlier conference loss to the Sun Devils, 79-51.
Senior guard Ehab Amin has had his ups and downs this season, but the lowest point may have come when he played zero minutes during Saturday’s game against UCLA, days after he only got five minutes against USC.
The UCLA Bruins (15-13, 8-7) defeated the Oregon Ducks (6-8, 15-12) 90-83 Saturday night in Pauley Pavillion. After scoring only 28 points in the first half, the Bruins exploded to 62 points in the second half on 76.9 shooting from 3-point range. The Ducks let a 19-point lead slip away, the …
With a chance to move to fifth place in the Pac-12, Oregon men’s basketball (15-11, 6-7 Pac-12) was unable to get the job done against USC (15-12, 8-6 Pac-12), Thursday night in Los Angeles. Oregon now moves down to eight place in the Pac-12 following their 66-49 loss.
Ten games after opening Pac-12 play with a 77-72 defeat to Oregon State at home, the Oregon men’s basketball team struggled in part two of the Civil War in Corvallis Saturday night, committing 18 turnovers in a 72-57 loss which gave the Beavers their first season sweep since 2010.
Oregon State was almost a minute into a 6-0 scoring run when head coach Wayne Tinkle turned to the crowd behind him and raised his arms three times, urging them to get loud.
Oregon men’s basketball’s win over Stanford wasn’t one for lovers of offense as Oregon’s stout defense led the Ducks to a 69-46 victory over the Cardinal.
It’s not unusual for great offensive players to recognize they’ve found a zone or rhythm which allows them to score with ease. It’s much less common for a player to find a zone on the defensive end. Kenny Wooten found that rare defensive zone against Stanford on Sunday night, earning with a …
Oregon men’s basketball vs. Cal was a game in which both teams needed a win. The Ducks were coming off a double-digit loss to Colorado, and Cal was on a 10-game losing streak.
Oregon was unable to rally back from Colorado's best first-half performance of the season, as the Ducks were unable to complete the mountain schools sweep.
In a game that featured one of the biggest momentum swings of the season, Ducks' freshman guard Will Richardson led the way in scoring. Behind a solid first-half performance and a career-high 19 points from Richardson, Oregon (13-8, 4-4 Pac-12) rallied from 14 down to beat Utah (11-9, 5-3 Pa…
After a tough loss to Washington last Thursday, Kenny Wooten had a long conversation with NBA Champion and ESPN color commentator Bill Walton.
Even though Oregon men’s basketball (12-8, 3-4) trailed at halftime, due in most part to Washington State’s (8-12, 1-6) success on offense and Oregon’s lackadaisical defense, the Ducks prevailed in a second half surge, outscoring the Cougars 29-10 down the stretch to win 78-58.
Despite a late comeback, the Oregon Ducks (11-8, 2-4 Pac-12) were unable to beat the Pac-12 leading Washington Huskies (15-4, 6-0 Pac-12), losing Thursday night at Matthew Knight Arena 61-56.
With 20 seconds left in a tied game against Pac-12-leading Washington, Oregon junior point guard Payton Pritchard had the ball in his hands with a chance to win it.
Coming off a 1-1 weekend in Arizona, the Oregon men’s basketball team (11-7, 2-3 Pac-12) returns to Matthew Knight Arena looking to get above .500 in Pac-12 play.
On Dec. 21, in the final minutes of a lackluster loss to Baylor, the Oregon men’s basketball team was dealt a further blow. Sophomore forward Kenny Wooten broke the left side of his jaw after catching an elbow from Baylor forward Tristan Clark.
After putting together one of the best first half of the season, the Ducks had the opportunity to take the first conference road trip of the season.
After a late-game disaster against UCLA, Oregon (11-6, 2-2 Pac-12) has seemed to find its stride after handing the Arizona Wildcats (13-5, 4-1) their first loss of Pac-12 play in a 59-54 win in Tucson on Thursday night.
After starting Pac-12 play with a loss to its instate rival, then a historic meltdown against UCLA, Oregon eventually got back on track with a dominating win against USC last Sunday. The Ducks look to continue to find their stride on their first road trip of conference play this season as th…