Tagged: Oregon Basketball

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Bill Walton: “A Staggering Win”

I cannot believe what I just saw from our beloved Ducks! They beat Arizona by eight (83-75) in Tucson in front of 14,000 screaming Wildcat fans, when the last 49 teams coming to McKale Center could not! I’m shaking my head and...

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The Pac-12 as Never Before?

All right….you know I cannot stay away from a keyboard too long, as Mr. FishDuck has to share what is rattling around in his head. This break I’ve been taking has been wonderful due to the absence of frustration that...

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Ducks Face Tough Test at Boise Saturday

Just looking at their current win-loss records, one would think the  No. 24-ranked Oregon Ducks (7-1) should not have too big a problem taking on the unranked Boise State Broncos (6-4) Saturday in Boise (5 p.m. on CBS Sports Network). Taking a...

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Ducks Sweep First 6, Much Improvement Still Needed

Sports Reporter Jerry Thompson for Mighty Oregon Magazine and FishDuck.com from Matt Knight Arena … With wins at home over Baylor (74-67), Valparaiso (73-67) and Fresno State (78-73), one might be tempted to think the Oregon men’s basketball team is...

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No. 25 Ducks Outlast No. 20 Bears

The Baylor Bears, ranked 20th in the nation made the trip from Waco, Texas, to Matthew Knight Arena for a matchup with the 25th-ranked Oregon Ducks Monday night. As one of the marquee matchups as a part of ESPN’s 24-hour college basketball marathon, it was a rare...

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Pac-12 Hoops Preview: Contenders vs Pretenders

As college football season begins its homestretch (shoutout to the resilient Ducks for defeating Stanford this past weekend), sports fans will begin to shift their focus towards the constant rollercoaster ride that is NCAA basketball. In recent years, the Pac-12 Conference has...

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Men’s BB — Three Players Who Can Make an Early Impact

After two exhibition games, the Oregon men’s basketball team’s regular season tips off Friday night against Jackson State. The Ducks achieved what most teams set out to do in exhibition games, which is first and foremost to win, but secondly...

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Oregon’s Top 5 Players in the NBA?

Although Oregon doesn’t have a long list of NBA players like Duke, North Carolina or UCLA,  the Ducks can boast about the following Top 5, whom I’m going to rank arbitrarily according to their stats and highlights in the NBA....