Ducks Edge Cardinal for 12th Pac-12 Win

Courtesy: GoDucks.com STANFORD, Calif. (AP) – Dwayne Benjamin made one of two free throws with 14 seconds remaining to give Oregon the lead in a 73-70 victory over Stanford to clinch the third seed and a first-round bye in the upcoming Pac-12 Conference tournament. Joseph Young, who scored 21 points, sank a pair of free … Continue reading »

Member of UO Acrobatic Team Passes Away

EUGENE, Ore. — University of Oregon freshman Lauren Jones, a member of the acrobatics and tumbling team, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday after requiring medical attention. A spokesperson says Jones suffered a medical problem in one of the residence halls then was taken to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead. Her cause of death hasn’t … Continue reading »

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 »

Ducks Fly Past Golden Eagles, 63-14

Courtesy: UO Sports Information EUGENE, Ore. (AP)– Marcus Mariota threw for 308 yards and four touchdowns before No. 4 Oregon pulled its starters in a 63-14 victory over Tennessee Tech on Saturday. Multitalented De’Anthony Thomas had 222 all-purpose yards on 10 touches. He ran for a 59-yard touchdown and caught a 16-yard scoring pass from … Continue reading »