Round Ball Wrap January 30th

The South Medford girls beat Sheldon to go two games up in the SWC. South’s boys also beat Sheldon to stay tied with South Eugene. Cascade Christian gives Rogue River its first league loss while North Valley rolls past Phoenix.

SOU Picks Up Doubleheader Sweep at OIT

Courtesy: Southern Oregon University Athletics KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Men’s Recap: Southern Oregon’s table-turning streak against the Oregon Tech men’s basketball team is still alive after weathering a Lavar Moore storm Saturday night at Danny Miles Court. Just barely. Moore scored 31 points, making six of eight 3-point attempts in the second half, but Eric … Continue reading »

Miles Talks About Retirement Decision

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Danny Miles recently announced that 2016 will be his last season coaching basketball at Oregon Tech. Miles originally was going to coach for another four or five years but pushed up the end date for a couple of reasons. Ultimately, after more than four decades in coaching, Miles is ready to … Continue reading »

Danny Miles to Retire in 2016

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Oregon Tech men’s basketball coach Danny Miles announced on Thursday that he will retire at the end of the 2016 season. Miles has been the Owls’ head coach for 43 seasons and has coached the team to three National Championships. In February, Miles became the second men’s basketball coach to win … Continue reading »

OIT Seniors Make Second Title Run

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — In 2011, the Oregon Tech softball team entered the national tournament as a relative unknown. “We didn’t expect to win honestly,” said Danielle Sayres. “We wanted to win, but we didn’t expect to.” “We call it the ‘Cinderella Season’ because no one knew us,” said Shauna Collins. “No one was expecting … Continue reading »

OIT Opens NAIA Tournament at COI

CALDWELL, IDAHO – The Oregon Tech softball team finished 3rd in the the Cascade Collegiate Conference tournament after winning the regular season title. The bumpy finish left the Owls’ NAIA Softball National Championships in doubt. In the end, the committee selected OIT for its third appearance in the last four years (the Owls won the … Continue reading »

The Legacy of 1,000 Wins, Part 1

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Tech head coach Danny Miles is one of two men’s basketball coaches to reach 1,000 career wins. What’s the formula for building 1,000 wins? For Miles, it started with a very modest beginning. “That year I remember we went 0-9 in football as an assistant,” he said, “1-21 in basketball … Continue reading »

SOU and OIT Look for New Recruits

“I remember one time at the National Tournament,” Oregon Tech head basketball coach Danny Miles said. “I had a German player and we changed our defense in the last ten seconds of the game, and I asked if everyone knew what they were doing, and he was smiling at me. I found out after that … Continue reading »