Oregon' Johnathan Loyd scored 19 points on 8-of-14 shooting to lead the Oregon Ducks (26-8, 12-6) past the UCLA Bruins (25-9, 13-5), 78-69, in the Pac-12 Championship Game.
Oregon did everything right against Stanford Saturday night, and avenged its worst loss of the season in the process. After a disappointing 48-46 loss to Cal Thursday, Oregon's balanced scoring and points off turnovers propelled them to a 77-66 victory. The win took away the chance for the Bay Area schools to sweep the Ducks, and payback for its 24 point loss to Stanford earlier in the season.
The Oregon Ducks won back-to-back games for the first time since January 26, as they took care of the Washington Huskies on the road. Oregon will head to Pullman to play the Washington State Cougars on Saturday.
It was such a blowout that the Stanford bench was celebrating a victory with 10 minutes remaining in its game against No. 10 Oregon in Palo Alto on Wednesday night. A Stanford squad in the middle of the conference pack came to play against an undefeated Oregon team, outplaying the Ducks for 37 of the [...]
Oregon's defense was a key factor in the victory. After shooting above 40 percent from the field and over 50 percent from the three-point line (7-11) in the first half, the Ducks shut down the Cougars with stingy defense after halftime.
It is all about the numbers. The No. 16 Oregon Ducks were down by 10 points after the first 20 minutes of play against Washington State, but the Ducks turned it around to score a 68-61 comeback win. The victory improved Ducks’ basketball to 6-0 in conference play for the first time since 1926. It was [...]
The No. 21 Oregon Ducks improved to 5-0 in conference play in a clutch win over a top-25 UCLA Bruins program.
It was dirty, it was grimy but the Ducks pulled out a close win against the Arizona State Sun Devils 68-65. With the win the Ducks improve to 14-2 on the season, and 3-0 in conference play. Oregon also moved into first place in the Pac-12 Conference standings with their victory over the Sun Devils. While the Ducks were predicted to finish seventh in the Pac-12 preseason poll, center Tony Woods expected to be first in the Pac-12 when conference play started.
It wasn’t pretty for the majority of the contest, but with two teams possessing almost identical records, an exciting finish was to be expected for Sunday night’s men’s basketball game. Tied at 57-57 with three minutes left in the game, the Ducks scored two dunks and made seven of eight free-throw attempts down the stretch [...]
The Ducks men's basketball team had its sloppiest performance of the season, but used a strong second half performance to beat the Arkansas Pine Bluff Golden Lions at home on Saturday.