The Eugene Country Club is hosting the NCAA women’s golf championship May 20-25th, and Oregon is one of the top 24 teams playing for the title. The Ducks have a terrific opportunity to cap an already sensational season with a strong showing on their home course, and local fans have an equally great chance to catch the country’s top collegiate golfers competing in the NCAA’s premier event.
Oregon’s win over #4 Duke on Thursday was kind of a big deal. Duke, with 19 Sweet Sixteen wins and 5 National Championship titles to their name (those National Championships all earned under the current coach), had history on their side in many brackets, compared with Oregon’s 3 Sweet Sixteen wins, never progressing beyond the … [Read more…]
That Oregon won was not a huge surprise. The manner in which they won, on the other hand, left Larry Krystkowiak dumbfounded and devoid of answers. The Oregon Ducks capped off the Pac-12 tournament in rout-like fashion after nearly giving the game away the night before against Arizona. They learned from their semifinal mistakes—where they … [Read more…]
Portland plays host to the 2016 IAAF World Indoor Championships beginning today and going through the weekend. Check out the event if you can, and support these five pro Ducks while you’re at it!
Nike schools, like the Oregon Ducks and Arizona Wildcats, are wearing shooting shirts with the phrase “Bring Your Game” during the post season push. Both schools had to do exactly that for a full 40 minutes in their quarterfinal matchups, as the Ducks held on to win 83-77 against the Huskies, and the Wildcats exhaled after an 82-78 finish over the Buffaloes.
There are a few distinct groups representing themselves in this year’s Pac-12 Tournament in Las Vegas. As of now, ESPN’s Bracketology guru, Joe Lunardi, has 6 teams from the Pac-12 in the NCAA tournament, and 6 on the outside looking in. Here is what you should know about each team, and what they can look … [Read more…]
This past year gave us many reasons to celebrate. We watched thousands of Ducks—including many of our team members—earn their degrees, and welcomed many new students to the Oregon family. We celebrated members of the UO’s world-class faculty as they were honored with awards in a multitude of fields from science to education. We cheered … [Read more…]
College football fans around the nation circled this game when the 2015 schedule came out. Two powerhouses in the Conference of Champions facing off in a late-season match up, hopefully rife with College Football Playoff implications. We didn’t quite get such a storybook scenario, but given the struggles of these two programs at the outset of the 2015 campaign I think that we can all be tickled over a game that somehow still has something to say about the conference championship.