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Oregon moves up in AVCA poll, Nuneviller earns Pac-12 weekly honor

After taking down the No.1-ranked Minnesota Gophers, the Oregon Ducks moved up six spots to No. 12 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association coaches’ poll. In addition, Oregon freshman libero Brooke Nuneviller earned Pac-12 freshman of the week, recording a total of 44 digs throughout the team’s two top-5 matches …

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PACG: The future of college eSports

Imagine a sport played by millions of amateurs, thousands of college students and dozens of professionals. Universities recruit players and offer scholarships. The sport’s most recent world championship brings in a $4.6 million prize pool. It’s not football or basketball — but a PC game called League of Legends. And …

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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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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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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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Oregon women’s soccer falls to Oregon State as postseason hopes come to an end

It began as one of the best starts in program history but ended in a culmination of missed opportunities and costly mistakes that led to a season-ending defeat. The Oregon women’s soccer team fell 1-0 to the Oregon State Beavers in front of a season-high home crowd of 736 on …

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Oregon comes up one play short from 16-point deficit against Colorado

It looked as though it could be a comeback to remember, but ended as one of Oregon football’s most discouraging Pac-12 openers. After overcoming a 23-7 deficit to lead 38-33 late in the third quarter, Oregon ultimately lost to Colorado 41-38 at Autzen Stadium on Saturday. In a season filled …

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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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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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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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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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Dillon Brooks grabs first career Pac-12 Player of the Week honors

For the first time in his career, Oregon’s Dillon Brooks tabbed Pac-12 Player of the Week honors. Brooks, who recently helped No. 16 Oregon sweep the Arizona schools for just the third time in school history, received the nod from media members who cover the league. In the past two …

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Oregon confident heading into games versus Arizona, Arizona State

The No. 23 ranked Oregon men’s basketball team will attempt to do what few teams have in the past couple years Thursday: knock off Arizona at the McKale Center. The No. 18 ranked Wildcats, despite coming off a 74-73 loss at California, are riding a 49-game home winning streak. For …

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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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Oregon fails to rise to the occasion in Civil War Pac-12 opener

Oregon (11-3, 0-1 Pac-12) was understandably at a loss for words following its 70-57 Pac-12 opening loss to Oregon State (10-1, 1-0). Head coach Dana Altman pointed the finger at the Beavers’ 31 points off turnovers and second chance points. Sophomore Dillon Brooks (13 points) felt like the team played …

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Oregon welcomes back Dylan Ennis, prepares for Pac-12 play

Tonight, Oregon will wrap up its non-conference schedule against Western Oregon. Then, next Sunday, it will open Pac-12 play in Corvallis against Gary Payton II (16.5 points per game) and in-state rival Oregon State. “The intensity there will be pretty good,” Oregon head coach Dana Altman said. Most importantly though, …

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Despite lapse in focus, Oregon withstands Long Beach State 94-73 with strong second half

A lot went wrong for Oregon (9-2) in the first half against visiting Long Beach State (6-7). Against an outside-oriented 49ers team, the Ducks didn’t contest the perimeter and gave up a combined 34 points to two role players: Roschon Prince (13) and Travis Hammonds (21). This lapse in focus …

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With Jordan Bell back, Oregon is starting to look more like itself

Midway through December, Oregon (8-2) is slowly starting to look like the team Dana Altman envisioned, before injuries hurt its rotation. With Jordan Bell and Dylan Ennis – two presumed starters – out with foot injuries to begin the season, the pace for this team to reflect its true potential …

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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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