Oregon Rumors & News

  • Report: Oregon’s Brooks “almost certain” to miss start of season

    College Basketball Talk "Oregon will start this upcoming season with national title aspirations. The Ducks may also start the season without one of their stars. It is “almost certain” that the foot surgery undergone this summer by Dillon Brooks will keep him out of the lineup when Oregon opens the season in November,..." September 08

  • Paul White, former top-50 national recruit, transferring from Georgetown Hoyas to Oregon Ducks

    Oregonian "Since Oregon Ducks men's basketball coach Dana Altman took over the program in 2010, he has built a reputation for landing impact transfer players. That trend continued this year, as Altman not only landed national junior college player of the year Kavell Bigby-Williams, but Wednesday added..." August 31

  • Dillon Brooks will miss time with foot injury as Oregon Ducks travel to Spain

    Oregonian "The Oregon Ducks men's basketball is in Spain over the next two weeks, taking place in exhibition games afforded to college basketball programs once every four years. The Ducks will be doing so, however, without one of their most important pieces of the upcoming season. Dillon Brooks, who..." August 24

  • Kendall Small will transfer from Oregon Ducks men's basketball team

    Statesman "Oregon sophomore guard Kendall Small has decided to transfer out of the men’s basketball program, according to reports by DuckTerritory.com and The Register-Guard. Small was a little-used backup point guard for the Ducks as a freshman in the 2015-16 season, averaging 1.7 points, 0.7 rebounds..." July 29

  • Dylan Ennis receives extra year of eligibility from NCAA, returns to Oregon Ducks basketball

    Oregonian "The news Dylan Ennis had waited months for arrived when he was in the kitchen. His phone buzzed and he opened a group chat that included himself, Oregon head coach Dana Altman, assistant coach Mike Mennenga and UO compliance staffer Bill Clever. The text was from Clever, and it read that..." July 01

  • Dillon Brooks, Tyler Dorsey to exit NBA draft process, return to Ducks

    ESPN "Oregon sophomore Dillon Brooks and freshman Tyler Dorsey are expected to return to Eugene, sources close to the situation told ESPN on Wednesday. The 6-foot-6 Brooks led the Ducks in scoring at 16.7 points per game and also averaged 5.4 rebounds and 3.1 assists. Dorsey averaged 13.4 points and..." May 25

  • Oregon's Tyler Dorsey declares for NBA draft, won't hire agent

    Oregonian "Oregon Ducks freshman guard Tyler Dorsey is following a teammate's lead in planning to declare for the NBA draft without hiring an agent. Just as sophomore Dillon Brooks did this week, Dorsey plans to declare for June's draft but not sign on with an agent, he told ESPN on Saturday. That..." April 17

  • Oregon’s Dillon Brooks declares for draft without an agent

    Today's Fastbreak "Jeff Goodman of ESPN reported Thursday that Oregon forwards Dillon Brooks and Chris Boucher were both going to declare for the 2016 NBA Draft without an agent, although for now it’s only Brooks." April 15

  • Oregon Basketball Star Dwayne Benjamin Done With Ducks Football After 1 Practice

    College Spun "After helping Oregon men’s basketball to the Elite Eight this season, senior forward Dwayne Benjamin considered playing football for the Ducks this fall. After one spring practice, that is over. He revealed the decision in a response to a since-deleted tweet by Oregon reporter Aaron Fentress." April 07