FootballSports

Four Oregon football players named to award watch lists

Every year, numerous college football committees release watch lists for the awards they hand out at the conclusion of the college football season. Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert was named to both the Maxwell Award list and the Davey O’Brien watch list. The Maxwell award is for Maxwell’s college football player …

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Arts & CultureMusic

Preview: The Oregon Hip-Hop History Tour is a celebration of culture

Throughout Oregon’s history, people of color have been systematically excluded. Even in recent decades, the hip-hop community in Portland, mostly comprising of people of color, has had to endure unfair police interventions at their gatherings and shows, the closing of significant venues and general discrimination towards the scene. As the …

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CityNews

Eugene students demand gun legislation reform in yesterday’s March for Our Lives

When 15-year-old Jivan Jot Khalsa spoke in front of thousands of people during Eugene’s March for Our Lives on Saturday, she felt like she was going to cry. “I felt super emotional because when I got up there to speak, I saw all these people here looking at me, treating …

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Acrobatics & TumblingSportSports

Oregon acrobatics and tumbling loses to Baylor in first meeting of the season

Oregon acrobatics and tumbling received its first loss of the season Saturday afternoon in its first meeting of the season against long time rival, the Baylor Bears. The two teams’ first competition went down in Waco, Texas, giving Baylor home court advantage to kick off the first of two meetings …

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Acrobatics & TumblingSports

Oregon acrobatics and tumbling takes first home meet in win against Hawaii Pacific

Coming off of its season-opening win against Concordia, Oregon acrobatics and tumbling kicked off their first home meet with a victory against Hawaii Pacific. The day ended 267.595-280.100 favoring the Ducks at Matthew Knight Arena on Friday night. The Ducks won the compulsory event in rocky fashion and recorded a …

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SportsWomen's Tennis

Women’s tennis wins opening road match against Georgia State

Oregon women’s tennis defeated the Georgia State Panthers 6-1 Saturday morning in its opening match through the teams trip in Georgia. Freshman Julia Lilien, in her doubles debut, alongside Julia Eshet, took down Georgia State’s Damira Muminovic and Lara Vovk, 6-0, at the No. 2 spot. Alyssa Tobita and Shweta …

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Quick HitsSports

Quick Hits: Women’s basketball ranked No. 6, Bamford returns to acro and tumbling

To kick off its final month of regular season play, Oregon women’s basketball is preparing to face the Cal Golden Bears, as well as the Stanford Cardinal. The Ducks currently hold the No. 6 spot in the most recent AP poll shown on ESPN.com. Men’s basketball face the same matchup …

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SportSportsWomen's Tennis

Women’s tennis takes win in first road match against San Diego

Oregon women’s tennis took its first road trip to San Diego Sunday afternoon, where the team claimed its first road win of the season in a 6-1 victory over the Toreros at the Cindy Hogan Tennis Center. The Ducks won their first two doubles matches, forcing the third match to …

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FootballSports

Mullens ‘disappointed’ with Taggart’s exit as the search for Oregon’s next head coach begins

For the second time in as many years, Oregon is searching for a new head football coach. In the wake of Willie Taggart’s departure for Florida State, which became official on Tuesday, Oregon Athletic Director Rob Mullens held a press conference to discuss Taggart’s exit and where Oregon’s football program …

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GolfSports

Women’s golf ends fall season with 10th-place finish in Pac-12 Preview

Oregon women’s golf wrapped up its Fall season with a 10th-place finish at the Pac-12 Preview at Nanea Golf Club in Kailua Kona, Hawaii Tuesday afternoon. The Ducks finished at 28-over par (612) after two rounds, but the third and final round on Tuesday was canceled due to rain and …

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SportSportsWomen's Soccer

Ducks lose 3-0 on the road against No. 16 Cal Golden Bears

Oregon soccer suffered its second consecutive loss in its match Sunday morning against No. 16-ranked Cal in Berkeley, California. The Ducks are now 7-9. For Cal, the victory marks its fifth shutout in a row. Back and forth play throughout the first half concluded at halftime, when the sides remained …

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Cross CountryFootballQuick HitsSportsVolleyballWomen's Soccer

Quick Hits: Football still without solution to offensive obstacles post-Herbert, soccer gets first Pac-12 win

— Oregon football lost to No. 23 Stanford this Saturday 49-7. Amid the Ducks’ unanticipated offensive redevelopment, the team continues to search for a solution after Justin Herbert’s injury. Oregon faces the fact that Braxton Burmeister may not be the Ducks saving grace under center just yet. — After losing its first five …

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SportsWomen's Soccer

Ducks lose Pac-12 battle 2-1 to Washington State

Oregon soccer picked up yet another Pac-12 loss Thursday afternoon against Washington State. This marks their fourth consecutive loss in conference play this season extending their total season record to 6-6-0. Washington State came into tonight’s match having just defeated No. 24 Utah 3-0. Both Megan O’Neill and Morgan Weaver …

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AnnouncementsASUONews

In historic unopposed election, Amy Schenk is elected 2017-18 ASUO president

On Thursday evening, Amy Schenk was elected to serve as 2017-18 ASUO president, with her unopposed campaign members winning all positions on the student government’s senate and executive, excluding one position because of a ballot error. “I cannot be thankful enough for the amount of support I got from students, …

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Arts & CultureMultimediaVideoVideo Games

Welcome to the MultiVRse: Virtual reality gaming in Eugene

VR gaming is finally here with MultiVRse, Eugene’s first virtual reality arcade. A passion project of Andy McClure and Mike Gray that launched Halloween 2016, the duo has several computers and VR systems set up for people to try. Anyone, whether they be age six, 60, or wheel chair bound, …

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MultimediaMusicVideo

Video: Pancho + The Factory

  The Emerald sat down with Pancho + The Factory to talk about being divas and what it’s like being part of the Eugene music scene.

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AdventureArts & CultureVideo

Video: Day Trip! – High Desert

Explore Central Oregon’s High Desert with the Emerald. Canyons hundreds of feet deep, thunder eggs, and a desert waterfall await. Follow Connor Henzel on Twitter @ConnHenz.

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Men's BasketballSports

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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Men's BasketballSports

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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Men's BasketballSports

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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Quick HitsSports

Oregon men’s basketball bounces back with Civil War win, baseball sweeps San Diego State

– The No. 16 ranked Oregon men’s basketball team (21-6, 10-4 Pac-12) put its recent two-game skid behind them and comfortably beat in-state rival Oregon State 91-81 in front of a sold out Matthew Knight Arena Crowd. It was the first sell out of the season. – Snapping out of …

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Men's BasketballSports

Tyler Dorsey ties career-high in points in Civil War as Oregon gets back on track

In a highly anticipated Civil War matchup, the No. 16 ranked Oregon men’s basketball team (21-6, 10-4 Pac-12) put its recent two-game skid to bed and got back to playing its up-tempo, transition-flourishing, defense-driven game. Flipping the script on its conference opener, Oregon cruised to a 91-81 win over Pac-12 rival Oregon …

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Men's BasketballSports

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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Men's BasketballSports

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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SoftballSports

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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Men's BasketballSports

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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Men's BasketballSports

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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Men's BasketballSports

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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Men's BasketballSports

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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