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Oregon’s defense puts up a good fight, but Ducks fall to WSU 33-10

The Oregon defense had to step up as freshman quarterback Braxton Burmeister made his first collegiate start against Washington State; and they did – to start, at least – as the the Cougars scored 20 unanswered points in the second half, ultimately beating the Ducks 33-10. “I just think that …

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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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Practice Report: Ducks must make Luke Falk hold the football to stop WSU pass attack

Thursday’s Oregon football practice was routine as usual, except for one thing: a bull corralled just outside of the Hatfield-Dowlin Complex. The bull is being held for the Professional Bull Riders event at Matthew Knight Arena this weekend. Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich commented that he would have taken a …

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Photos: Oregon Soccer defeated by Washington State

The Oregon Ducks womens soccer team played the Washington State Cougars on October 30, 2015 at Papé Field in Eugene, Oregon. The Ducks lost, 2-1. Their next home game is Sunday at 1pm.

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Royce Freeman’s career day not enough in double-overtime loss to Washington State

Royce Freeman entered Oregon’s third Pac-12 game of the season against Washington State leading the nation in carries for 10 or more yards (25). He was averaging 122.6 yards per game (16th best), had 613 rushing yards (12th best) and a team-high seven touchdowns. He was also four scores shy of cracking Oregon’s all-time …

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Rapid reaction: Oregon leads Washington State 17-14 at the half

When in doubt, give the ball to Royce Freeman. That’s been the theme of the Oregon football team in the first half. Freeman has 12 carries for 135 yards and one touchdown as the Ducks (3-2) lead Washington State (2-2) 17-14 at the half. Jeff Lockie got the start for Oregon …

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Quick Hits: Oregon football gives free tickets to UCC staff and students

Oregon football (3-2) will face off against Washington State (2-2) this Saturday at Autzen Stadium. In light of the recent UCC shooting, the University of Oregon administration decided to give away free tickets to their students and staff. Here is the full story. Oregon’s Liz Brenner has reportedly joined local …

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Video: Don Pellum’s defense ready for Cougars’ air raid

Don Pellum discusses the Ducks’ game-plan against the Washington State Cougars’ air raid offense after practice Wednesday. Oregon plays Washington State at Autzen Stadium Saturday, Oct. 10 at 3 p.m.

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Pac-12 men’s basketball preview: Arizona reloads, Colorado and Utah look to play spoiler

The Pac-12 conference got back on track in 2014, putting six teams in the NCAA Tournament, but faces another rebuilding season this year. UCLA, Stanford, Arizona State and Oregon each lost huge chunks of their production from a year ago. The Bruins are faced with replacing three first round NBA …

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Oregon women’s soccer: Ducks lose 2-1 to Colorado on late goal

After taking an early lead Oregon women’s soccer couldn’t find a way to hold on, losing 2-1 against Colorado Sunday afternoon at Papé Field. “Pac-12 points are hard to come by,” Oregon coach Kat Mertz said. “You are always fighting for a point here or there, so to see it …

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Oregon women’s tennis: Freshmen go undeafeted in WSU Invitational, win No. 1 doubles divison

In the first team event of the fall, the Oregon women’s tennis team headed to Pullman, Washington for the Washington State University Invitational. The tournament took place from Friday, Oct. 3 to Sunday, Oct. 5. Although the team suffered a few losses during the first day of single play, Sofia …

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Despite ‘snub’ in preseason rankings, Oregon men’s club rugby ready for season

Coming into the new season, it feels like nobody believes in Oregon men’s club rugby. In a preseason poll ranking the top rugby programs in the nation, several teams from the Northwest Collegiate Rugby Conference placed highly on the list. Oregon, which ended up losing last year in the conference …

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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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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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Women's Basketball

Oregon women’s basketball’s Jillian Alleyne named all-Pac-12

Oregon women’s basketball sophomore forward Jillian Alleyne has been named to the all-Pac-12 team Tuesday morning. Guards Chrishae Rowe and Ariel Thomas were honorable mention all-league choices, as well. Alleyne currently leads the nation in both rebounds (15.7) and double-doubles (26) while ranking third in the Pac-12 in scoring (21.6). …

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Guernsey: Dana Altman fairly disciplined Damyean Dotson

Coaches are always put in difficult positions when their players are shone in a negative light. On one hand, their paychecks and reputation depend on wins against losses. On the other, they’re seen as dignitaries who are responsible for upholding their players’ reputations as role models. And on a third, …

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Oregon women’s basketball: Ducks defeat Arizona 90-78, end season on winning streak

Oregon women’s basketball hosted Arizona Sunday as the Ducks played their final game of the regular season, winning 90-78. “I told them after the game that I knew it was going to be a grind game,” head coach Paul Westhead told the media after the game. “This was a big …

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Oregon men’s basketball: Ducks beat USC 78-63 for fifth straight win

Oregon got off to a bad start but pulled ahead late in the second half and closed out USC with a 17-3 run to win 78-63 in Los Angeles, Calif. this afternoon. The Ducks have won five games in a row and will head back to Eugene with better odds …

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Zone Read AM: Volleyball brings win streak to six, football stays ranked fourth.

The Oregon Ducks volleyball team continued their winning ways and defeated Colorado and Utah over the weekend to conclude a perfect 4-0 road trip and to up their winning streak to six games. @@http://www.goducks.com/ViewArticle.dbml?SPID=234&DB_OEM_ID=500&[email protected]@ The Ducks will return home and have marquee matchups this weekend at Matthew Knight Arena against …

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From the Pacific to the Gulf: A State of the Union for football in the Pac-12 and Southeastern conferences

With the SEC having wrapped up its media day last Tuesday and the Pac-12 conducting its bevy of press conferences one week later, now seems like a better time than ever to assess two of the NCAA’s more prestigious power conferences. Let’s break down each side with a few early …

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Oregon women’s basketball top Washington State in Pullman

Oregon trailed nearly the entire game, but outscored Washington State 40-26 in the second half to top the Cougars 67-62.

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