Oregon head coach Paul Westhead: Oregon forward Jillian Alleyne and guard Ariel Thomas: EUGENE, Ore — Despite Jillian Alleyne’s record setting night, Oregon was beaten handily by UCLA 103-83 Monday night at Matthew Knight Arena. Alleyne, a sophmore forward, set the school and Pac-12 record for rebounds in a single season with 377. She finished … Continue reading »
Tonight, Oregon women’s basketball hosted USC in a game that went down to the wire, with the Ducks ultimately falling to the Trojans 88-78. “With any loss there is frustration,” senior point guard Ariel Thomas said. “I don’t think anyone ever smiles after a loss.” Unlike most teams who face Oregon (13-11, 4-9 Pac-12), the pace […] Continue reading →
The Oregon women’s basketball team made up a nine-point deficit in the second half and remained competitive down the stretch, but the Ducks were unable to close the game out against Colorado, falling 81-75. Oregon (14-9, 4-8 Pac-12) was powered by a 23-point performance, including 4-0f-8 on three-pointers, from freshman Chrishae Rowe. The Ducks had […] Continue reading →
Oregon women’s basketball won its first two Pac-12 games this season over the weekend, and two of its star players are being recognized for the team’s success. Sophomore forward Jillian Alleyne and freshman guard Chrishae Rowe were named Pac-12 player and Pac-12 freshman of the week, respectively, after sweeping the visiting Washington schools this weekend. […] Continue reading →
In the second straight game against Oregon State, the Oregon women’s basketball team found themselves on the losing end once again, this time by a score of 84-70 on the road in Corvallis. After winning the opening tip, the Beavers (10-6, 2-2) never looked back, controlling most of the game. The pace of play was […] Continue reading →
When the Oregon women’s basketball team cannot control the pace, things don’t go smoothly. That’s exactly what happened for the Ducks in a 88-80 loss against Oregon State in the 91st Civil War game at Matthew Knight Arena on Saturday night. Up 42-41 at halftime, the game was close until the waning minutes of the […] Continue reading →
Once a rarity, Oregon scoring 100 points in a game is now becoming an every game occurrence. The nation’s top scoring team used it’s quickened pace to easily defeat Cal Poly (6-6) 124-87 on Friday night to improve to 8-2 on the season. The victory gave the Oregon women’s basketball team their sixth consecutive win […] Continue reading →
The Ducks improved to 6-2 on Saturday afternoon after a 113-78 win over Portland State at Matthew Knight Arena. Freshman Chrishae Rowe kept her early-season productivity up, leading all scorers with 24 points and sophomore Jillian Alleyne led all rebounders with 13. Alleyne also tallied 18 points from the floor to pick up her sixth […] Continue reading →
Oregon made some appearances Monday night — in front of a sparse, second-exhibition crowd — that Paul Westhead's system could work this year.
It was a sloppy first half for the Ducks, but an excellent effort from freshman guard Chrishae Rowe was enough to put the Western Oregon Wolves away, 103-58.