Tagged: NCAA Basketball


Ducks Have New Rules and New Faces

There were 6.4 seconds left in the Ducks season, and a berth in the NCAA tournament hung in the balance. It was the semifinals of the Pac-12 Tournament and defending champion Oregon had put its season in the hands of senior Joseph...


Jordan Bell is Oregon’s Sultan of Swat

The Ducks‘ 75-67 victory over USC at Matt Knight Arena was a special night for two of Oregon’s most charismatic and effective players. Senior Joseph Young scored 19 points, becoming the 33rd Duck in Oregon basketball history to reach 1,000 career points. Jordan Bell, Oregon’s...

Men’s basketball: Oregon vs. Illinois game preview

Men’s basketball: Oregon vs. Illinois game preview

It should be quite the homecoming for Mike Moser when the Ducks play Illnois on Saturday night in Portland. Moser, one of Oregon’s newest transfers, graduated from Grant High School in Portland before taking his talents to UNLV for three years. Upon graduating from UNLV, Moser still had one year of eligibility left and decided […] Continue reading


Pac-12 Hoops Transformation

commons.wikimedia.org On a national level, the Pac-12 conference has become increasingly competitive over the past few years.  This upcoming college basketball season should see the overall Pac-12 talent level move even closer to the elite conferences such as the Big East...


Louisville Title Improves Ducks’ Reputation

Feature Photo by Kevin Cline Photography   If you would have told me coming into this season that our basketball team would win the Pac-12 tournament and appear in a sweet sixteen, I couldn’t have believed it.  I hadn’t seen...

12 Over 5 Down Through History 0

12 Over 5 Down Through History

I am going to start a movement to ban alcohol at NCAA Selection Committee hotels in the future.  The obviously liquored-up 2013 committee placed Oregon in the 12 spot in this year’s bracket, a spot normally reserved for SUNY/Stony Brook,...

All I Want For Christmas Is Madness in March 1

All I Want For Christmas Is Madness in March

With Oregon football securely in another BCS bowl, I’ve turned my holiday wishes to hoops.  This year’s squad is playing with promise and purpose, and the Ducks seem primed for a return to the NCAA Tourney.  At 10-2 with one non-conference game...