Tagged: Pac-12 Basketball

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Altman Deserves Some Love

The Ducks could have folded, could have checked out, given up and quit.  One month ago they were spiraling out of control, looking lost (at times) on the court and appeared to be out of the equation for an NCAA...

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Let the Games Begin!

Oregon football pummeled Texas in the Alamo Bowl last week.  Oregon baseball is No. 6 in preseason rankings.  And while that’s all good and fun, this, ladies and gentlemen, is basketball season.  So how exactly is the Duck basketball team...

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Duck Basketball — Where’s the Love?

Oregon leads the nation in Scoring and comes in at No. 7 in Field Goal Efficiency – but where’s the love?  Granted, some of the other stats rankings aren’t as special: assists, No. 24 (which is certainly solid but not elite) and rebounding, No....

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Ducks Snatch Victory From the Jaws of a Cougar

The 13th-ranked Oregon Ducks defeated an upset-minded BYU team, 100-96 in OT, to improve to 11-0 on the season. In a matchup of two of the top offensive teams in the nation, many had expected the kind of fireworks the two teams provided in the overtime thriller. And...

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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...

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Houston transfer Joseph Young commits to Oregon

University of Houston guard Joseph Young visited Oregon last week and has committed to the Ducks. The 6′ 3″, 185-lb sophomore averaged 18 points per game for the Cougars this past season and shot 42 percent from three-point land.  Young added...

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One Duck in Pac-12’s Top 12…

I’m not going to be that guy to sit here and yap on about how Oregon basketball was talented this season and performed to expectations.  Coming into the season there were arguably no go-to guys – EJ Singler being the...

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Stealing The Show: A Story Of Two Tales

The University of Oregon Men’s Basketball team has had an amazing turnaround this year.  The seniors, freshmen and everyone in between have stepped up – especially down the stretch – relentlessly continuing to push forward as they eye their first...

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Ducks Blow Glorious Opportunities

After everything that transpired Wednesday, with UCLA losing to Washington State and Cal losing to Stanford, it looked almost certain that the Ducks would wrap up their first conference championship in more than a decade.  Unfortunately, it just wasn’t meant...

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Does Anyone Want to Win Pac-12?

After our fighting Ducks were mutilated in Boulder to fall back into a first place tie with UCLA it got me thinking — is there any team out there that actually wants to win this thing? After watching the Pac-12...