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Oregon football ranked 24th in AP top-25 preseason poll

The Oregon Ducks football team will begin the season inside the AP top-25 poll at No. 24. This is the 10th time in the last 11 years that Oregon is ranked in the preseason top-25. Oregon is the fourth-ranked Pac-12 school, behind No. 6 Washington, No. 13 Stanford and No. …

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Elgin Cook ties season-high of 26 points against Washington on senior night

For the only player in school history to make three straight NCAA tournaments, Elgin Cook was quick and to the point in his farewell to fans. No different from his usual post game podium talk, Cook thanked the fans, embraced his teammates and kept his words to a minimum. Can’t …

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Kim: With the postseason coming soon, Tyler Dorsey could prove to be Oregon’s ‘X-Factor’

Tyler Dorsey’s goals have been clear from the beginning: Help Oregon win the Pac-12 and make a deep run in March. It’s what he said in early January when I sat down with him and it’s what he’s saying now with just three games remaining in the regular season. As Oregon’s highest touted …

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Oregon enters final stretch seeking first Pac-12 regular season title since 2002

The end is nearing for the No. 13 ranked Oregon men’s basketball team (21-6, 10-4 Pac-12). The Ducks are currently tied with Arizona for first in the conference and have four games remaining on their regular season schedule. If it comes down to it, Oregon would hold the tiebreaker against Arizona, having won their …

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Oregon looks to bounce back from consecutive losses against Oregon State Saturday

For the first time this season, No. 16 ranked Oregon men’s basketball (20-6, 9-4 Pac-12) dropped two straight games. The losses came at the hands of California (83-63) and Stanford (76-72). “We were all pretty disappointed,” head coach Dana Altman said. “Hopefully we’ll be ready to go Saturday.” After looking …

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Oregon drops second straight on the road in 76-72 loss to Stanford

The No. 11 ranked Oregon men’s basketball team (20-6, 9-4 Pac-12) dropped its second straight game on the road to Stanford (12-11, 5-7) 76-72. On Thursday, Oregon lost to California 83-63. With the loss, Oregon is now just 0.5 games ahead of Arizona for the top spot in the Pac-12 standings. Leading the …

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Softball defeats Cal Poly in season opener

In its first game of the season, Oregon softball dominated Cal Poly in the Kajikawa Classic 12-3. The Ducks will be on the road for 29 games before making their way back to Eugene for their home opener at Jane Sanders Stadium. Last season, Oregon ended as the No. 7 …

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Oregon looks to complete sweep against California on the road

The last time Oregon men’s basketball played California, it was coming off a crushing road defeat to Oregon State. In their Pac-12 opener, the Ducks fell 70-57 to their in-state rivals in convincing fashion. Looking back now, that game served as a wake up call. “Losing to Oregon State was pretty …

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Kim: This Oregon team has overachieved and it’s also for real

Back in late October, I wrote about my early impressions of this season’s Oregon men’s basketball team. As I sat courtside, watching the team go through routine drills, I saw a talented team that had a mixture of athleticism, seasoned returners and a highly touted freshman in Tyler Dorsey. Even …

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Dillon Brooks does a little bit of everything in win over Utah

Dillon Brooks fell just short of a triple-double, but his efforts were more than enough to lift No. 16 ranked Oregon (20-4, 9-2 Pac-12) past Utah (17-7, 6-5). The Ducks have now won six straight games, remaining atop of the conference standings. For the second time this season, Brooks, who …

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Oregon looks to remain atop Pac-12 standings with Colorado and Utah coming to town

Drake recently dropped a new track called “Summer Sixteen” on his OVO Sound Radio. The hook of this already widespread song starts with the line: “Looking for revenge.” Dillon Brooks, who has was named the Pac-12 and National Player of the Week, said at Wednesday’s practice that the song has been …

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Dillon Brooks named National Player of the Week

Just a day after grabbing his first career Pac-12 Player of the Week honors, Oregon forward Dillon Brooks was honored by three organizations as their national player of the week: The U.S. Basketball Writers Association, Naismith Trophy and NCAA.com. Officially, the honor, which is run by USBWA and presented by the Blue Ribbon …

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Chris Boucher may be Oregon’s most important player

Sunday night, reigning national junior college player of the year Chris Boucher scored a career-high 26 points to go along with 10 rebounds and seven blocks, as then-ranked No. 23 Oregon knocked off Arizona State 91-74 on the road. Not only did Boucher help lead the Ducks to their third sweep …

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Oregon prepares for a quick turnaround against USC and UCLA

Coming off a split against Utah (77-59 win) and Colorado (87-91 loss) on the road, the Oregon men’s basketball team (14-4, 3-2 Pac-12), which currently stands in a four-way tie for second in the conference, prepares for another difficult test against visiting No. 21 ranked USC (15-3, 4-1) and UCLA (11-7, …

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Oregon looks for important road wins over Utah, Colorado

With nine teams rated inside ESPN’s RPI top 50 – Oregon (11), USC (19), Utah (22), Oregon State (30), Colorado (33), Arizona (34), Arizona State (39), California (42), UCLA (44) – the Pac-12 boasts one of the best top-to-bottom conferences in college basketball. No wins come easy in the Pac-12 …

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Oregon looks to bounce back against talent-stacked California

Like countless others across the country, the Oregon men’s basketball team circled around a TV Monday night and watched the season’s best college game this season. No. 1 Kansas downed No. 2 Oklahoma 109-106 in triple overtime. Some of the nation’s best – Buddy Hield (career-high 46 points), Perry Ellis (27), Wayne Selden …

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Notes: Injuries continue to plague Oregon as they return home

On Monday, Dana Altman joked about not having enough guys to practice. “We didn’t have many guys at practice yesterday,” Altman said. Currently, Oregon (7-2) has two potential starters out — Dylan Ennis (right foot) and Tyler Dorsey (left knee) — despite recently returning Jordan Bell (foot) in a loss …

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No. 15 Oregon braces for first road trip against UNLV, Navy

The next home game for undefeated No. 15 Oregon men’s basketball (6-0) won’t be until Tuesday, December 15. This Friday, the Ducks will face a 6-1 UNLV team that Dana Altman describes as another “very athletic team,” in what expects to be a packed arena. “It’s a good venue,” Altman …

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Oregon’s routine 77-59 win over Savannah State highlighted by bench

There wasn’t too much to like or take away from Oregon’s (3-0) routine 77-59 win over visiting Savannah State (3-1). To put it bluntly, the second half just wasn’t pretty. The Ducks couldn’t make free throws (45.8 percent) and continued to struggle from the outside (23.5 percent) against an expected …

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Chris Boucher does a little bit of everything in 91-40 rout of Southern Oregon

At the half, Oregon’s Chris Boucher flirted with a double-double – he had 11 points, nine rebounds and two blocks. As Oregon concluded its preseason schedule with a 91-40 rout of visiting Southern Oregon, the 6-foot-10 junior college transfer looked primed to enter regular season play. Boucher finished with 13 …

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Video: Don Pellum talks about where the defense needs to improve

Georgia state will come to Autzen Stadium ready to play hard and fast against the Ducks. Watch the video below to hear what Defensive Coordinator Don Pellum and Bralon Addison are doing to prepare for Georgia State, and how players reacted to the opening weeks of college football.

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Video: Ducks move on after loss, Prepare for Georgia State

After losing to Michigan State, the Ducks look to rebound with Vernon Adams Jr. leading the way. Scott Frost and Adams took blame for the loss, and now are hoping to bounce back this week against Georgia State. Oregon plays Georgia State at Autzen Stadium Saturday.

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Q&A: Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich addresses his team's offseason plans

Much of the news following the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship has revolved around the departures from the Oregon’s program. With Marcus Mariota and Arik Armstead declaring for the NFL Draft, and three players announcing their decisions to transfer, the Ducks will have plenty of starting positions to address …

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Oregon still looking for consistency as non-conference season ends and Pac-12 play begins

After everything the Ducks have been through — from the tumultuous offseason to returning just three players with any real playing time — Oregon should be very pleased to be standing at 10-3 at the end of the preseason schedule. The only person who doesn’t seemed pleased is Ducks head …

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Oregon volleyball opens the NCAA Tournament as the No. 10 seed

A week and a half ago, the Oregon volleyball team looked to be in prime position to be selected as one of the top-16 seeds of the upcoming NCAA tournament. One of the major benefits to being nominated as a top-16 team is that the team would be able to stay …

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