5:45 PM EST, Sun February 17, 2019
11 hours ago
Oregon State Sweeps the Civil War, Beavers 72 - Ducks 57

Oregon State Sweeps the Civil War, Beavers 72 - Ducks 57

This one stings.,, CORVALLIS, OREGON BEAVERS 57 - DUCKS 72 The Oregon Ducks (15-10, 6-6) lost to the Oregon State Beavers (16-8, 8-4) in Corvallis by a score of 72 to 57. Louis King scored 20 points and hit five three-pointers, but the Ducks were outplayed in the second half. After losing at home to the Beavers to kickoff PAC-12 play, the Ducks were hoping for better results the second time around. And after a competitive first half, Oregon led by a single point, in large part due to the stellar play of King. At the half, King was a perfect 3-of-3 from downtown, while the...
20 hours ago
Game Thread: Oregon Ducks @ Oregon State Beavers

Game Thread: Oregon Ducks @ Oregon State Beavers

OREGON (15-9, 6-5) @ OREGON STATE (15-8, 7-4) PAC-12 NETWORK 7:30 PM
Feb 16, 2019
Weekend Quack Fix 2-16-2019: Oregon WBB delivers Civil War victory LIKE A BOSS

Weekend Quack Fix 2-16-2019: Oregon WBB delivers Civil War victory LIKE A BOSS

In Ionescu, Hebard and Sabally we trust Happy Civil War weekend everyone! Oregon Women take care of business last night in impressive fashion! I loved seeing the rocking, packed house and all of the much deserved support the women are getting in Eugene. March is going to bring some very exciting times! Your Civil War discussion topic of the day - If I don’t let you pick the 2009 Civil War in football, what is your favorite Civil War memory? I’m going to go with unconventional and say sitting in Mac Court for late 80s/early 90s MBB Civil Wars when both teams were bad and nothing...
Feb 16, 2019
Oregon Wins First Game of Civil War in Front of Sellout Crowd, DUCKS 77 - BEAVERS 68

Oregon Wins First Game of Civil War in Front of Sellout Crowd, DUCKS 77 - BEAVERS 68

Damn, these Ducks are good! EUGENE, OREGON DUCKS 77 - BEAVERS 68 Check out the highlights from tonight’s 77-68 win against No. 9 ranked Oregon State! #GoDucks pic.twitter.com/CllRTWvgJP— Oregon Women’s Basketball (@OregonWBB) February 16, 2019 The #3 Oregon Ducks (24-1, 13-0) won a hard-fought contest against the #9 Oregon State Beavers (20-5, 10-3) in front of a crowd of 12,364 raucous fans. Sabrina Ionescu finished with 29 points, Ruthy Hebard tallied her 10th double-double of the season, and Satou Sabally hit five triples to put away the Beavers. The trio...
Feb 15, 2019
Game Thread: #3 Oregon Ducks vs #9 Oregon State Beavers

Game Thread: #3 Oregon Ducks vs #9 Oregon State Beavers

CIVIL WAR IS HERE! #3 OREGON (23-1, 12-0) VS #9 OREGON STATE (20-4, 10-2) PAC-12 NETWORK 6 PM
Feb 15, 2019
Men’s and Women’s basketball head into Civil War, one looking to continue momentum, the other to gain it

Men’s and Women’s basketball head into Civil War, one looking to continue momentum, the other to gain it

The next few days will be telling in how the seasons go. It’ll be quite the Civil War Spectacle this weekend on the hardwood. The Oregon Women, riding high at #3 in the nation and in first place in the Pac-12, will host #9 Oregon State on Friday then head to Corvallis on Monday for a rare back-to-back home-and-home series. In between these blockbusters, the Oregon men pay their visit to Gill Coliseum, looking to avenge a heartbreaking loss last month to begin conference play. For the women, this will be yet another test from what is always a powerful Pac-12 conference on the ladies...
Feb 15, 2019
Quack Fix 2-15-19: Big Softball Test

Quack Fix 2-15-19: Big Softball Test

Details on the contract settlement with Jim Leavitt have emerged. The departure is being described as mutually agreed upon and will pay Leavitt up to 2.5 million over an extended time frame. Reports say private donors are funding the buyout. Distance runners are in Seattle this weekend for the Uw last chance meet. The meet is so named because it provides the final opportunity for many athletes to achieve or solidify qualifying marks for the NCAA Indoor Championships. Softball has a busy weekend with games against three ranked opponents, including an opening game against #8 ranked LSU. The...
Feb 14, 2019
Penn State Graduate Transfer WR Juwan Johnson Commits to Oregon

Penn State Graduate Transfer WR Juwan Johnson Commits to Oregon

The Ducks receiver room adds a grad transfer. How will he help them? Former Penn State receiver and graduate transfer Juwan Johnson has elected to play his final college season for Oregon. Eugene, see you this fall #GoDucks pic.twitter.com/NwLKQrK1nj— Juwan Johnson (@Ju_heard_) February 14, 2019 As a 2015 recruit, he was a four star receiver that ranked third in the state of New Jersey and 128th overall, according to 247 Sports Composite. He held 15 offers from Penn State, Alabama, BC, GT, UMASS, Michigan State, UNC, Ohio State, Old Dominion, Pitt, Rutgers, South Carolina,...
Feb 14, 2019
Despite Massive Turnover, Oregon Softball Starts Season Strong

Despite Massive Turnover, Oregon Softball Starts Season Strong

The Ducks win all five games at the Kajikawa Classic The #19 Oregon Softball team (5-0) left the Kajikawa Classic undefeated thanks to some young offensive talent. This week, they’ll face three ranked teams in the St. Pete Clearwater Elite Invitational. The most freeing thing an athlete can do is learn to be a selfless teammate. It’s amazing what you can achieve once you start putting the team before your pride and your own individual stats— Haley Cruse (@haley_crusee) February 13, 2019 KAJIKAWA CLASSIC After a chaotic offseason full of turnover, new head coach Melyssa Lombardi...
Feb 14, 2019
Oregon set to hire Texas Tech’s Jovon Bouknight for WR Coach

Oregon set to hire Texas Tech’s Jovon Bouknight for WR Coach

Do the Ducks have their new receivers coach? Lost in all the hoopla of the Jim Leavitt news, it appears that the Ducks are likely to hire Texas Tech’s outside receivers coach (the Air Raid schools like to split up coaches into outside and inside receivers for some technical reason) Jovon Bouknight to fill in the vacant receivers coach spot. Footballscoop had the news yesterday morning. Source tells @FootballScoop that Texas Tech outside receivers coach Jovon Bouknight is expected to join the Oregon staff as receivers coachhttps://t.co/DWgfFNMgoK— Doug Samuels (@CoachSamz) February...
Feb 14, 2019
Quack Fix 2-14-19: Leavitt Leaving

Quack Fix 2-14-19: Leavitt Leaving

Jim Leavitt will not be Oregon’s defensive coordinator going forward. The Register Guard is making it sound like he was removed from his duties. Oregon is expected to promote safeties coach Keith Heyward to defensive coordinator and Oregon will search for a new linebackers coach. It’s Civil War week for women’s basketball. Oregon faces the 9th ranked Beavers on Friday in Eugene before heading up to Corvallis for round two of the Civil war. Oregon is 1-7 against Oregon State in the Civil war under Kelly Graves, with the first win coming last year. Men’s basketball is trying to...
Feb 13, 2019
Oregon Defensive Coordinator Jim Leavitt is leaving the Ducks program

Oregon Defensive Coordinator Jim Leavitt is leaving the Ducks program

The Ducks have another vacancy on their coaching staff. Who will fill the DC role? According to Brett McMurphy and other sources, Ducks defensive coordinator Jim Leavitt is leaving the program for reasons unknown as of press time. Jim Leavitt is out as Oregon’s defensive coordinator, @MattPrehm reports. Leavitt had been at Oregon the past 2 seasons— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) February 14, 2019 Coach Leavitt leaves the program in a better place than he found it defensively when he was hired during the 2016 offseason from the University of Colorado under current Florida State...
Feb 13, 2019
Ionescu’s Court: Can the Beavers beat the Ducks?

Ionescu’s Court: Can the Beavers beat the Ducks?

It’s gonna be a crazy Civil War! This Friday, at 6 PM on the PAC-12 NETWORK, the #9 Oregon State Beavers will visit Eugene and attempt to dethrone the reigning Queens of PAC-12 basketball. Then, on Monday at 6 PM on ESPN2, the Ducks will travel to Corvallis for the second part of the Civil War. Can the Beavers take down the Ducks? All rise! Ionescu’s court is in session. Troy Wayrynen-USA TODAY Sports SEASON THUS FAR RECORD: 20-4, 10-2 BEST WINS: #11 South Carolina, Utah WORST LOSS: #10 Stanford COMMON OPPONENTS: Saint Mary’s, the rest of the PAC-12 LAST 5...
Feb 13, 2019
2019 NFL Draft: QB Big Board

2019 NFL Draft: QB Big Board

Who are the ten best quarterbacks in the country? Who rose and fell on the most infamous QB big board on the interwebs? 1. Dwayne Haskins 6’2 214 RS Sophomore Ohio State - Haskins was a Heisman finalist that put up monster numbers but had some inconsistent moments on occasion. A plus league ready arm talent. He has posted a 70% completion rate, 4,580 yards and 47 touchdowns to go with just eight interceptions. Has improved pocket awareness and instincts immensely from freshman year to his junior season. Despite Stephen A. Smith’s misguided and utterly detestable opinion, Haskins is a...
Feb 13, 2019
Talkin’ Tall Firs: Civil War (Round 2)

Talkin’ Tall Firs: Civil War (Round 2)

A Historic In-State Battle Goes Down This Saturday Only one game for the Ducks this week and it’s an important one for the state of Oregon. Oregon State won the first matchup against U of O back in early January, 77-72. Tres Tinkle was the leading scorer for the Beavers with 28 points on 4-8 3PT. He also grabbed 8 rebounds and 4 assists. Louis King had his first career double-double against OSU with 17 points and 10 rebounds. That was the first PAC-12 conference matchup for both teams. Oregon has been 6-4 since then and sit 5th in the conference standings. Oregon State has also...