World, meet Marcus Mariota. You probably didn’t notice him, thanks to Kenjon Barner’s record-breaking performance, but Mariota had the best game of his career Saturday night when the Ducks topped the Trojans in a 62-51 shootout. As a unit, Oregon’s offense needed to be near perfect — and they were. …
It’s no secret that there has been some confusion and upset from Oregon fans as a result of the Ducks falling position in the BCS standings. Currently nestled in at the No. 4 spot and in a nice position to once again play for a national title, some fear that …
With USC losing to Stanford in Palo Alto, Calif. on Saturday night, it’s fair to say the coronation of Matt Barkley and Southern Cal as the kings of the Pac-12 came a tad early.
Zone Read AM: De'Anthony Thomas faces the SI cover jinx, Civil War volleyball and Scout Libke's new honor
Sports Illustrated revealed this week’s cover via its tablet app Tuesday night, and the cover boy is none other than sophomore sensation De’Anthony Thomas.
The offseason has been a collection of shadows for Oregon. Mystery clouded who would be the team’s lead signal-caller until a week before the first kickoff. The depth chart had been covered by a blanket of secrecy and closed practices. The rumor of an NCAA thunderstorm of punishment raining on the …
In 2009, Oregon went into their Halloween night contest against the USC Trojans on the verge of a full recovery from September’s debacle in Boise. Having beaten USC at Autzen in 2007 and the Trojans carrying a previous Pac-10 loss into the game, it was a chance for the Ducks …
From the Pacific to the Gulf: A State of the Union for football in the Pac-12 and Southeastern conferences
With the SEC having wrapped up its media day last Tuesday and the Pac-12 conducting its bevy of press conferences one week later, now seems like a better time than ever to assess two of the NCAA’s more prestigious power conferences. Let’s break down each side with a few early …
USC’s taking of the two may be enough to bring the Pac-12 back into prominence.
The Trojans used a dominant performance from quarterback Matt Barkley to end Oregon’s 21-game home winning streak.
The Ducks roared back in the fourth quarter but missed a field goal that would have tied the game in the final seconds.
An improved rushing attack has boosted the Trojans’ offense during the last five games.
From the turf of Autzen Stadium to the wooden battlefields of beer pong tables, one thing unites all competitive arenas in college: trash talking.
An expert breaks down LaMichael James’ 58-yard run against Stanford, and Matt Barkley isn’t very impressed by the Ducks.
The Black Mamba must have Lane Kiffin and the Trojans shaking their heads.
Stanford rolled, USC and Arizona forgot what defense was, and Oregon State fell short once again.