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Mariota’s weekend in the Big Apple: Links and sounds from the DP Show and Late Show with David Letterman

Marcus Mariota has been a busy man lately. After being named the 80th Heisman Trophy winner on Saturday night, Mariota has since been the center of attention in New York City. From reenacting what it’s like calling a play from the line of scrimmage with Dan Patrick to doing a …

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Raw video: Byron Marshall didn't know Mariota was going to be on the Late Show

After being named the 80th Heisman trophy winner, Marcus Mariota has since appeared on the Dan Patrick Show and is set to appear on the Late Show with David Letterman tonight at 11:30 p.m. PST. How many of his teammates knew? Not many. Among the many who didn’t know that …

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Oregon men’s basketball picks up first road win, defeats Illinois 77-70

On a night that centered around Oregon’s first-ever Heisman trophy winner, their men’s basketball team also had something to be happy about. Defeating Illinois on the road 77-70, the Ducks improved to 6-3 on the season. In a game that remained close until the final few minutes, there were two …

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GameDay: Oregon defense arriving right on time

Levi’s Stadium was host to Oregon’s best defensive game of the year as they were crowned Pac-12 champions following their 51-13 rout of Arizona. The crowd saw it. Oregon defensive coordinator Don Pellum saw it. Anyone who had previously questioned the capabilities of the Oregon defense saw it. Whether or …

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GameDay: End of season Pac-12 power rankings

And then there were six. Following another eventful Pac-12 season, six teams remained in the AP Top 25 poll: Oregon, Arizona, UCLA, Arizona State, Utah and USC. Yes, that’s five from the Pac-12 South Division alone, if you were counting. It’s safe to say that the Pac-12 was among the …

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Ole Miss takes advantage of Oregon’s poor shooting, wins 79-73

It wasn’t pretty for the Oregon men’s basketball team as they dropped to visiting Ole Miss 79-73. In fact, it was ugly. The Ducks, who entered this game shooting 39 percent from the outside, simply could not get their shots to go down against an unforgiving Rebels’ zone defense. It …

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

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 …

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Pac-12 championship: Charles Nelson showcases what it means to be a 'gradual evolution'

Charles Nelson may not have scored, but he did just about everything else to help Oregon win the Pac-12 title. Nelson, a freshman wide receiver from Dayton Beach, Florida, finished with 148 total yards, and at times, looked like the best player on the field. For a player that was virtually …

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Pac-12 championship: Oregon 'ready' for Playoff, Mariota seals Heisman

SANTA CLARA – It was a party at Levi’s Stadium, as Oregon was crowned Pac-12 champions following its 51-13 statement win against Arizona. Hugs were given. Tears were shed. Roses were carried in mouths. Confetti was blown. “We Dem Boyz” by Wiz Khalifa was being blasted in the locker room. Even …

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GameDay: Oregon seeks redemption in Pac-12 title game

The stage is set for Oregon’s biggest game of the year. Pac-12 title? Yes. Bid to the inaugural College Football Playoffs? You bet. Regardless of whether or not the complexion of the rematch will be any different than the Oct. 2 meeting, which ended in a 31-24 result in favor of …

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From cut to captain, Patrick Sgarlata's road to Oregon hockey leadership

Third time was a charm for then-junior Patrick Sgarlata. After two years of being cut from the Oregon club hockey team, he finally earned a roster spot and the Oregon jersey on his back. Now a graduate, the jersey he wears currently is a little different than before. He sports …

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Oregon football practice recap: Preparation starts for Pac-12 title game

Monday’s practice began with an unavoidable question: has Scott Frost received any job offers and if so, were any of them from Nebraska? “I would let you know if I wasn’t completely focused on Arizona,” Frost said in response to whether or not Nebraska would be a dream job. Despite …

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Behind Jordan Bell’s career night, Oregon men’s basketball hands Portland State its first loss

There was a lot to like for Dana Altman and his staff as the Oregon men’s basketball (4-2) took down visiting Portland State (4-1) 81-59, a team who recently beat USC on the road. Coming off back-to-back losses to Michigan and VCU in the Progressive Legends Classic, the Ducks hit …

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What does it take to start your own business? Light Dance can tell you.

Dylan Garrett is only a year and a half out of college, and he wants to bridge the gap that exists between students at the University of Oregon and local businesses. Garrett has accomplished this by creating a close relationship between his own business and the Entrepreneur Club and the …

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Progressive Legends Classic: Oregon men’s basketball falls to No. 19 Michigan, but not without a fight

On paper, the Oregon men’s basketball team had little to no advantages heading into their semifinals matchup at the Progressive Legends Classic against No. 19 Michigan. For the first time this season, the Ducks were on the road and it was under the big lights as they faced off at …

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Raw video: Ifo Ekpre-Olomu reflects on favorite Civil War moments

As senior cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu heads into his last Civil War, he had a moment to reflect on the in-state rivalry. His favorite moment? Last year’s late game heroics to defeat Oregon State on senior night. Follow Hayden Kim on Twitter @HayDayKim

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