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Yazdani: Backing Colin Kaepernick is not unpatriotic

Americans reacted with both praise and condemnation when football quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat down during the playing of the Star Spangled Banner in 2016. Some critics labelled the footballer as “unpatriotic.” But there is nothing unpatriotic about Kaepernick. Kaepernick told NFL Media that he would not “stand up to show …

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Forget it's cold with these winter workout essentials

Wondering what to wear for outdoor workouts in winter? This guide will help you put together a warm workout outfit to battle the cold. Leggings will continue to be hot this year. In fact they are getting even crazier. If your feeling it try a crazy pattern mixed with a …

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Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — Ducks finish regular season with electrifying 64-57 win over Arizona Wildcats

The Oregon men’s basketball team (21-8, 9-8 in Pac-12) hosts the Arizona Wildcats (28-2, 15-2 in Pac-12) at Matthew Knight Arena on March 8. The Ducks are looking for revenge as they enter into their final regular season home game with a six-game winning streak. Last month, Oregon led a …

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Emerald Quick Hits: Don Pellum set to take over as Oregon football defensive coordinator

– The Oregon women’s basketball team will get the chance to even the series against Oregon State as they travel to Corvallis Monday night for the 92nd Civil War. Oregon lost 88-80 on Saturday as they played host to the Beavers in the first game of the back-to-back series. Ducks center …

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Oregon football’s $68 million performance center has a name: The Hatfield-Dowlin Complex

The $68 million Oregon football performance center that has garnered national attention over the last few days finally has an official name: The Hatfield-Dowlin Complex. Named for Lola Hatfield and Dorothie Dowlin, Phil Knight’s mother and mother-in-law, respectively, the structure is the second large-scale project named after members of the …

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Student group urges Governor Kitzhaber to ensure Nike hires Oregon graduates during expansion

The University of Oregon Student Labor Action Project presented a testimony to Gov. John Kitzhaber to ensure Nike’s proposed expansion would include student hiring.

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The Private Public University: How the UO fulfills its public mission with private dollars

They are standing among opulence. Mom and Dad are there, maybe a younger sibling and of course the prospective student, the high schooler weighing his or her options for where to spend the next four or five years. They are in the north lobby, where the campus tours start. Look to your left, digital …

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Swoosh, there it is: Phil Knight’s relationship with the University of Oregon

As Knight’s two alma mater’s are set to play each other this Saturday, it’s a good point in time to reflect on how far the University of Oregon has come in such a short amount of time. Knight’s philanthropy has left a lasting impression on this campus in a multitude of ways, but when you’re sitting either at home, at Autzen or at the bar this Saturday when the Ducks take the field against the Stanford Cardinal, try and imagine what things would be like if Knight hadn’t picked Oregon.

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Swoosh, there it is: Phil Knight's relationship with the University of Oregon

As Knight’s two alma mater’s are set to play each other this Saturday, it’s a good point in time to reflect on how far the University of Oregon has come in such a short amount of time. Knight’s philanthropy has left a lasting impression on this campus in a multitude of ways, but when you’re sitting either at home, at Autzen or at the bar this Saturday when the Ducks take the field against the Stanford Cardinal, try and imagine what things would be like if Knight hadn’t picked Oregon.

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Top 5: News from around Eugene on Oct. 17

Today’s Weather: High — 64, patchy fog; Low — 36 Another chapter in the Highway 20 saga State transportation officials Sunday, reopened the controversial Highway 20 project – 5.5 miles of highway in Lane County that is far over budget and years behind schedule. The state has terminated its contractor and …

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FootballSports

A builder of men: Running backs coach Gary Campbell embodies Oregon

He is the epitome of Oregon football — longevity, success, style and class. Running backs coach Gary Campbell has been mentoring tailbacks for the Oregon Ducks for 30 years now, making him the longest-tenured coach in program history, as well as the longest-tenured current coach in all the Football Bowl …

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OlympicsSportsTrack & Field

Oregon alums Matthew Centrowitz, Andrew Wheating punch tickets to London

A roar shook Hayward as Leonel Manzano, Matthew Centrowitz and Andrew Wheating crossed the finish line.

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Starting from scratch: Lopez Lomong’s journey from Africa to Olympic Trials

Lomong ran at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene last weekend and is back for the Olympic trials this month.

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Men’s and women’s 10K: Galen Rupp sets US Olympic Trials record, Amy Hastings claims dramatic victory

After claiming victory and a spot in London from the hollowed grounds of Hayward Field, former Oregon standout Galen Rupp said he couldn’t ask for more.

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Photos: Former Duck Galen Rupp qualifies for London in men’s 10,000-meter race

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Olympics

Nike’s Camp Victory goes above and beyond

The interactive exhibit gives track enthusiasts unique insight into Nike’s history and its Olympic Trials legacy.

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A Step in the Right Direction helps bring sustainability to campus life

Shoe recycling boxes spring up around campus, giving attendees and athletes of the Olympic Trials a chance to put out-lived shoes to good use.

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Photos: Records broken at Day 1 of Prefontaine Classic

The Prefontaine Classic got off to quite a start Friday night as meet records fell left and right.

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University students design products to help athletes with disabilities

The University’s School of Architecture and Allied Arts in Portland created a unique class last quarter with the help of Nike designers Bob Lucas and Wilson Smith focusing on adaptive product design.

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