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Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — Ducks fall to the UCLA Bruins 63-82 in second round of Pac-12 Tournament

The Oregon men’s basketball team (23-8, 10-8 in Pac-12) take on the UCLA Bruins (23-8, 12-6 in Pac-12) in their second game of the Pac-12 tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 13. The Ducks and Bruins split the season series 1-1, with the Ducks picking up a …

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Tips for weekend partiers from the Eugene Police Department

The Eugene Police Department sent out tips to host a responsible party for the upcoming weekend. According the release, the Eugene Police will be proactively working in the West and South university and downtown. EPD said that the closer students get to spring break, problems associated with alcohol tend to …

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Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — Ducks beat Oregon State Beavers 88-74 in second round of Pac-12 Tournament

The Oregon men’s basketball team (22-8, 10-8 in Pac-12) take on the Oregon State Beavers (16-14, 8-10 in Pac-12) in their first game of the Pac-12 tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 12. The Ducks are looking to carry the momentum over from their 64-57 win over …

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Photos: Acrobatics and tumbling — Ducks edge out Azusa Pacific and Quinnipiac in first tri-meet of the season

The Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team hosted their second meet of the season Monday night as they took on the Quinnipiac Bobcats and the Azusa Pacific Cougars in a tri-meet at Matthew Knight Arena. The Ducks are coming off a 280.20-274.38 win over the Baylor Bears. The Ducks (3-0) got …

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Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ohio State Buckeyes shut out Ducks 5-0 in second game of tripleheader

After handling the Ohio State Buckeyes 8-2 on Friday, March 7, the Oregon Ducks play the Ohio State Buckeyes again in the second game of the series on Saturday, March 8 at PK Park. On Friday, Tommy Thorpe (2-1) struck out a career-high 10 batters while limiting the Buckeyes to …

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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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Q&A with Congressman Peter DeFazio on GMOs, veteran’s health care and college costs

On Friday, March 7, 2014, Congressman Peter DeFazio came to a press event put on by Oregon Students Interest Research Group  to speak out about the labeling of Genetically Modified Organisms and OSPIRG’s campaign to ask markets and grocery store chains to label foods that contain GMOs. “It was a …

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Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — Ducks win sixth straight with 85-78 upset win over Arizona State Sun Devils

The Oregon men’s basketball team (20-8, 8-8 in Pac-12) hosts the Arizona State Sun Devils (22-6, 11-5 in Pac-12) at Matthew Knight Arena on Mar. 4. After getting edged out by the Sun Devils 74-72 last month, the Ducks are looking to get a win at home and keep their …

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Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks beat Seattle University Redhawks 4-3 in second game of doubleheader

With a 100% chance of rain on Wednesday’s forecast,  the Oregon Ducks (9-3) play the Seattle Redhawks (5-7) at PK Park for the second of their two game series on Mar. 4, 2014. Coming off of an electric afternoon scoring ten runs, Oregon looks to carry their momentum into the …

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Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks handle Seattle University Redhawks 10-2 in Game One of doubleheader

Due to poor forecasted weather for Wednesday, the Oregon Ducks’ (8-3) Wednesday game turned into a Tuesday doubleheader against the Seattle University Redhawks (5-6). The Ducks are coming off three losses to Cal State Fullerton over the weekend, and now come in at No. 14 on the Baseball America top …

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Photos: Aer rocks the boat at WOW Hall with guests RDGLDGRN and New Beat Fund

Aer performs its Word of Mouth Tour at the WOW Hall with special guests RDGLDGRN and New Beat Fund on Sunday, March 2, 2014. The band is known for its eclectic mix of rap, reggae, pop and indie rock aesthetics to create its own brand of music. David von Mering …

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Photos: Oregon women’s basketball — Ducks defeat Arizona Wildcats 90-78 in final home game

The Oregon women’s basketball team (14-14, 5-12 Pac-12) hosts the University of Arizona Wildcats (5-24, 1-17 Pac-12) at Matthew Knight Arena on March 2. After an exciting home win against No. 20 Arizona State University, the Ducks are looking to keep the momentum up for the rest of the regular …

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Photos: Oregon Baseball — Ducks get edged out by the Cal State Fullerton Titans 3-2

After a disappointing start to the series, the No. 9 Oregon Ducks are looking to bounce back in the second game of the series against the No. 5 Cal State Fullerton Titans on Saturday, Mar. 1 at noon at PK Park in Eugene, Ore. The Titans handed the Ducks their …

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Whoville deadline extended, camp to be closed on April 1

For five moths, the unauthorized homeless campsite, Whoville has survived everything from snow, record low temperatures and an eviction notice from the City Council. Though its latest victory came in the form of an eviction extension through April 1 — with the construction of a third legal homeless campsite in …

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Sulitzer brothers play hockey together for the first and last time

Dan Sulitzer has played ice hockey for 20 years. His brother, Alex, has played for 17. Although both have played hockey since the age of 5, they’ve never played together. At least, until now. Dan and Alex wanted to change the fact that they had never been on the same …

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With the new year comes new laws that will affect students

Along with the new year comes dozens of laws that have been enacted and are now officially required. Among some of those laws are ones that will affect students now and in the future. Over the last few years, texting and driving have gone hand in hand with each other. …

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Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — Ducks lose second straight home game 82-80 to Stanford Cardinal

The No. 17 Oregon Ducks lose the Stanford Cardinal 82-80 in their only regular season meeting of the season at Matthew Knight Arena Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014. The Ducks were looking to bounce back after suffering a 83-96 loss in their first Pac-12 home game of the season against the …

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Wind advisory issued for early weekend

Eugene residents should expect a wet and windy weekend after the National Weather Service issued a wind advisory. Combined with weekend rain and showers, the report predicts winds of 15 to 30 mph, with gusts of 40 to 50 mph. The advisory is set to end on Saturday at 10 …

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Trevor Peterson makes a smooth transition from roller hockey to ice hockey

When you ask an ice hockey player where he learned to play, the answer is rarely Nipomo, Calif. The reason? There’s no place to play. Many ice hockey hopefuls had to head to other cities like Bakersfield or Oxnard, both two hours away. But senior Trevor Peterson — now a …

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From the Bier Stein to the Jackalope Lounge: This is Eugene’s ‘Golden Mile’

Everyone’s done the campus bar crawl. Start at Rennie’s, migrate to Taylor’s and get sick of it before heading to Webfoot. Head to Fathom’s afterward for a slice of pizza before closing out Max’s. But for those who truly want to experience the best of the Eugene bar scene, we’ve …

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Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — No. 17 Ducks fall to the California Bears 96-83

The No. 17 Oregon Ducks lose 96-83 in their PAC12 home opener against the California Golden Bears at Matthew Knight Arena Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. The Ducks were looking to bounce back after suffering a 91-100 loss against Colorado on Jan. 5 in their first conference game of the season. …

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Gottfredson reflects on past year and begins plans for the rest of the academic year

President Michael Gottfredson reached out to University of Oregon faculty and staff in a letter released on Wednesday morning, congratulating them on a “remarkable” 2013 and outlining his plan for the remainder of the academic year. “As we begin a new year and a new academic term, I am impressed by …

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Legal marijuana retailers open in Colorado: What is next for Oregon?

Stores across Colorado opened their doors and began selling marijuana legally starting on the first day of 2014. According to The Denver Post, 37 licensed stores across Colorado were allowed to begin selling at 8 a.m. “In terms of legalization in Colorado, I think it’s a step in the right …

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Report Card: Rating the Oregon men’s basketball team’s performance in their first two Pac-12 games

The No. 10 ranked Ducks missed their opportunity to be 14-0 for the first time since the 1937-38 season. After picking up a two-point overtime victory over Utah in their Pac-12 opener, the Ducks fell to No. 20 ranked Colorado 100-91 to conclude what will likely be one of their …

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Campus maintenance teams were busy over the holiday break

At the start of the holiday break, students and faculty filtered off campus, leaving the school grounds bear and classrooms empty. But for Campus Operations staff it’s business as usual. “Even though there are no classes people still use the buildings,” said Linda Wright, custodial services supervisor. “We do spend …

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Photos: Oregon football — 101 best images from the 2013 Ducks football season

From a 59-10 rout of the Virginia Cavaliers in Charlottesville to a thrilling 45-24 win over the Huskies in Seattle, to a pair of heartbreaking upset losses on the road against the Cardinal in Palo Alto and the Arizona Wildcats in Tucson, the Emerald’s staff photographers were on hand for …

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Photos: Oregon football — Best of Ducks vs. Texas Longhorns Alamo Bowl game

Here are the Emerald’s top 10 images from Oregon’s 30-7 win over the Texas Longhorns in the 21st Alamo Bowl on Monday, Dec. 30. Click here to view the pre-game festivities photos. Click here to view the first half photo gallery. Click here to view the second half photo gallery.

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Duck fans are burnt out with Autzen blowouts

Students run towards the best seats in Autzen Stadium two hours before Oregon’s game with the Washington Huskies. (Alex McDougall/Emerald)” It had been 261 days since the Oklahoma Sooners crushed the hearts of thousands of Duck fans in the Pacific Life Holiday Bowl when Adrian Peterson and the Sooners started …

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