Duck Basketball Players Accused of Theft

EUGENE, Ore. — Two University of Oregon men’s basketball players are accused of shoplifting from the Market of Choice on Franklin Boulevard in Eugene last month. Police say a grocery store employee caught Elgin Cook and Jalil Abdul-Bassit, both 21, stealing food on the afternoon of September 12. Officers responded and the two men were cited … Continue reading »

Welcome Home: Cook Leads Ducks Romp

MILWAUKEE – Elgin Cook scored a career high 23 points in the return to his hometown, leading Oregon to a 87-68 win over BYU in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. BYU took a 2-0 lead, but the Ducks never trailed after that. Oregon led 39-31 at halftime, and held a comfortable lead until … Continue reading »