The No. 9 University of Oregon softball team (31-5, 8-1) capped its series with Utah (14-19, 1-8) with a 5-2 win Wednesday afternoon at Howe Field.
The Ducks could look to sophomore Byron Marshall to be the back-up to De'Anthony Thomas at running back in 2013.
For E.J. Singler, Oregon's run in the NCAA tournament was a sweet way to end his college career. Sure, he would have liked to play for a title but the Ducks' surprising success this season made for a satisfying ride.
Tommy Thorpe and Jimmie Sherfy combined on a three-hit shutout to lead No. 12 Oregon to a 1-0 win over Washington in Pac-12 Conference baseball action Friday night at PK Park.
The 12th-seeded Ducks (28-9) at least made a game of it late. After Louisville went up 66-48 with 9:01 left, Oregon made six straight field goals to close to 70-64 — the closest anyone's been to the Cardinals in a couple of weeks.
Ryon Healy has done just about everything during his career at Oregon, but until Thursday night the junior had never hit a walk-off home run to win a game for the Ducks.
Seizure free for over a year, Darrell Hunter is back on the Oregon baseball team in 2013 as a relief pitcher.
Dakotah Keys stood sixth and Blake Kemp eighth following the first day of the decathlon at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. Curtis Beach of Duke led the competition with 4,219 points. Keys tallied 3,868 on day one, while Kemp had 3,767.
Mitchell Tolman had a three-run double in the bottom of the seventh inning to break a tie and lead No. 12 Oregon to a 5-1 non-conference win over Portland at PK Park on Tuesday.
Damyean Dotson scored 23 points, Carlos Emory added 14 points and hot-shooting Oregon sprinted past fourth-seeded Saint Louis 74-57 in the NCAA tournament Saturday night.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Damyean Dotson scored 17 points and Arsalan Kazemi added 11 points and 17 rebounds to help 12th-seeded Oregon extend a run that began in the Pac-12 tournament by beating fifth-seeded Oklahoma 68-55 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.
Oregon baseball coach George Horton discusses this weekend's series with Arizona and last year's "bagpipe incident" in Tucson.
A Pac-12 tournament title, a second-place finish in the regular season and a ranking in the final AP poll added up to very little for Oregon when it came time for NCAA tournament seeding.
Oregon's De'Anthony Thomas was named the Pac-12 men's athlete of the week while teammate Greg Skipper was given the men's field athlete of the week honor.
Oregon heads into the NCAA tournament as the No. 12 seed in the Midwest Region.