Oregon Rumors & News

  • Oregon escapes as Michigan misses last-second shot

    The Sports Xchange "KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It was that close. Oregon defeated Michigan 69-68 in the Sweet 16 on Thursday at Sprint Center when Michigan's Derrick Walton Jr. missed a long jumper at the buzzer that would have won it. "I don't know about (being) worried," Oregon guard Tyler Dorsey said of his..." March 23

  • A year after Coach K, Oregon Ducks' Dillon Brooks has learned to play under the spotlight

    Oregonian "Dillon Brooks hasn't watched tape from the last time the Oregon Ducks lost in the NCAA Tournament. It was almost exactly a year ago. Elite Eight. Oklahoma 80, Oregon 68. Season over. Brooks had just seven points in the loss. He had as many turnovers -- three -- as field goals and fouled out..." March 23

  • Dorsey 3-pointer rescues No. 3 seed Oregon

    The Sports Xchange "SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Third-seeded Oregon needed a clutch shot to survive the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament. Tyler Dorsey drained a 3-pointer with 11 seconds remaining to help the Ducks advance to the Sweet 16 with a dramatic 75-72 victory over 11th-seeded Rhode Island on Sunday in a..." March 19

  • Soaring Ducks blow by Gaels

    The Sports Xchange "SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Oregon fans jumped out of their seats as Dillon Brooks drove to the basket for an emphatic dunk to punctuate a 93-77 victory over Iona in a first-round Midwest Regional game Friday at the Golden 1 Center. Tyler Dorsey scored 24 points for third-seeded Oregon (30-5),..." March 17

  • No. 7 Arizona holds off No. 5 Oregon in Pac-12 final

    The Sports Xchange "LAS VEGAS -- Arizona sophomore guard Allonzo Trier left the court at T-Mobile Arena, arms raised, a trophy in one hand, soaking in cheers from the fans. His crazy journey of a season still has the most important act to come, but a moment such as this -- being the Most Outstanding Player of..." March 12

  • Oregon's Chris Boucher out for season with torn ACL

    CBS Sports "Oregon senior Chris Boucher -- the Ducks’ third-leading scorer, second-leading rebounder and leading shot-blocker -- suffered a torn ACL in Friday’s 73-65 Pac-12 Tournament semifinal victory over Cal that will sideline him for the rest of the season, a source confirmed to CBS..." March 12

  • No. 5 Oregon disposes of Cal to reach Pac-12 final

    The Sports Xchange "LAS VEGAS -- Dylan Ennis converted a three-point play with 22.6 seconds left to secure fifth-ranked and No. 1 seed Oregon's 73-65 victory over fifth-seeded Cal in a semifinal game of the Pac-12 tournament on Friday night at T-Mobile Arena. Ennis had 11 of his 16 points in the second half to..." March 11

  • Oregon beats Arizona State in Pac-12 tournament

    The Sports Xchange "LAS VEGAS -- Oregon often uses a small lineup, with Pac-12 player of the year Dillon Brooks as an undersized power forward, but that doesn't mean the Ducks can't rebound. Fifth-ranked Oregon clamped down on defense against Arizona State in the second half Thursday, gobbling up boards and..." March 09

  • No. 6 Oregon routs Oregon State to claim Pac-12 title share

    The Sports Xchange "CORVALLIS, Ore. -- The sixth conference championship in Oregon history marked the first back-to-back titles for the Ducks. Junior forward Dillon Brooks scored 25 points as sixth-ranked Oregon clinched a share of the Pac-12 championship on Saturday afternoon with an 80-59 win over Oregon..." March 04

  • No. 6 Oregon gets tip, beats Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "STANFORD, Calif. -- No. 6 Oregon is finding new and interesting ways to produce game-winning shots. On Thursday, the Ducks used a relatively straightforward approach, as a 3-pointer by Dillon Brooks with 0.2 of a second remaining gave Oregon a 68-65 victory over California. The path to..." February 25

  • Brooks beats buzzer to lift No. 6 Oregon over Cal

    The Sports Xchange "BERKELEY, Calif. -- Dillon Brooks did it again. On Nov. 22 in Maui, the Oregon star hit a 3-pointer with 22 seconds left in overtime to break a tie in what would become a 69-65 victory over Tennessee. On Dec. 28 in Eugene, Ore., Brooks hit a 3-pointer with 0.8 of second left to give..." February 23

  • Brooks scores 23, No. 7 Ducks wipe out Buffaloes

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon will carry the NCAA's longest home winning streak into next season. Junior forward Dillon Brooks scored 23 points as No. 7 Oregon finished off a second straight unbeaten home schedule with a 101-73 victory over Colorado on Saturday at Matthew Knight Arena...." February 18

  • No. 7 Oregon throttles Utah

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- With five players averaging in double digits, Oregon is a tough team to scout. On Thursday, it was junior forward Dillon Brooks leading the way with 20 points as the seventh-ranked Ducks defeated Utah 79-61 on Thursday night at Matthew Knight Arena. Junior forward..." February 17

  • Brooks, Dorsey carry No. 5 Oregon past USC

    The Sports Xchange "TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona coach Sean Miller grumbled about his defense and rebounding after the last game. Message received. With Arizona's top two scoring threats mostly silent Saturday night, the No. 9 Wildcats took care of business at the other end of the court as they beat Cal 62-57..." February 12

  • Brooks, Dorsey carry No. 5 Oregon past USC

    The Sports Xchange "LOS ANGELES -- Tyler Dorsey wasn't leaving his hometown without a win. The Oregon sophomore guard made two 3-pointers in the final three minutes to lift No. 5 Oregon to a 81-70 win over USC on Saturday night at the Galen Center. Dorsey, a Los Angeles native, finished with 19 points as the..." February 12

  • No. 10 Bruins rally past No. 5 Ducks

    The Sports Xchange "LOS ANGELES -- Playing the No. 5 team in the country in front of a sellout crowd gave UCLA star freshman Lonzo Ball an idea of what it will be like in the NCAA Tournament. Ball and guard Aaron Holiday each scored 15 points as the 10th-ranked Bruins rallied from a 15-point, second-half..." February 10

  • No. 13 Ducks use 3-point barrage to rout No. 5 Wildcats

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon celebrated the NCAA's longest home winning streak in style. Sophomore guard Tyler Dorsey scored 23 points as the 13th-ranked moved into a tie for first place in the Pac-12 with a 85-58 win over fifth-ranked Arizona on Saturday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena...." February 04

  • No. 13 Oregon survives Arizona State, 71-70

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon survived a scare against Arizona State to set up a battle for first place in the Pac-12 Conference on Saturday. Forward Dillon Brooks scored 27 points, including the final 12 for Oregon, as the 13th-ranked Ducks defeated Arizona State 71-70 Thursday night at Matthew..." February 03

  • Colorado snaps No. 10 Oregon's 17-game win streak

    The Sports Xchange "BOULDER, Colo. -- Colorado didn't lose faith after an 0-7 start to Pac-12 play. The Buffaloes were rewarded for their perseverance with a 74-65 upset of No. 10 Oregon Saturday night at Coors Events Center. Derrick White scored 23 points and George King added 13 points for the Buffaloes..." January 29

  • Brooks powers No. 10 Oregon past Utah in return

    The Sports Xchange "SALT LAKE CITY -- Dillon Brooks returned quickly from a sprained foot to help No. 10 Oregon continue its longest winning streak in school history. The junior forward scored a game-high 19 points to lead the Ducks to a 73-67 win over Utah on Thursday night at the Huntsman Center. Brooks was 7..." January 27

  • No. 11 Oregon wins school-record 16th straight

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon isn't focused on its winning streak. The 11th-ranked Ducks won their school-record 16th straight game by defeating Stanford 69-52 on Saturday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena. Oregon broke the record of 15 straight wins set in 1912-13. "We're not worried about..." January 21

  • No. 11 Oregon cruises past Cal

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon's first 15-game winning streak culminated with a win over the National Guard. One hundred and four years later, the Ducks finally matched that streak. Eleventh-ranked Oregon defeated California 86-63 on Thursday night in a Pac-12 game at Matthew Knight Arena to..." January 20

  • Oregon wins 15th straight, but star Dillon Brooks leaves with lower-leg injury

    CBS Sports "Oregon, which tied a school record for most consecutive wins at 15 on Thursday night, may have taken on a Pyrrhic victory in the process. The 11th-ranked, 17-2 Ducks cruised past Cal, 86-63, but lost star player and preseason All-American Dillon Brooks in the process. After putting 10 points to..." January 20

  • No. 13 Oregon obliterates Oregon State

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon enjoyed the 347th Civil War more than any of the previous ones. The 13th-ranked Ducks scored the first 21 points and blew away Oregon State 85-43 Saturday night at Matthew Knight Arena. It was the largest margin of victory in any of Oregon's 161 all-time victories over..." January 15

  • Boucher, No. 15 Oregon too strong for Washington St.

    The Sports Xchange "PULLMAN, Wash. -- Oregon survived 33 minutes without its leading scorer. Junior forward Dillon Brooks, a preseason All-American, was ejected in the opening minutes, but No. 15 Oregon went on to an 85-66 win over Washington State Saturday night at Beasley Coliseum. "It was a little..." January 07

  • Oregon defeats Washington for 12th straight win

    The Sports Xchange "SEATTLE -- Tyler Dorsey enjoyed one of those nights that shooters dream about having. The Oregon sophomore guard made eight three-pointers while scoring 28 points to lead No. 15 Oregon to an 83-61 win over Washington Wednesday night at Alaska Airlines Arena. "It was one of those nights..." January 05

  • No. 21 Oregon pins first loss on No. 22 USC

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon cut the list of unbeaten teams in the nation from six to four in just 48 hours. Two days after defeating No. 2 UCLA 89-87, Oregon ended No. 22 USC's unbeaten start with an 84-61 win over the Trojans on Friday night in a Pac-12 game at Matthew Knight Arena. Last month,..." December 31

  • Brooks' 3-pointer lifts No. 21 Oregon over No. 2 UCLA

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon trailed by just one point, but Dillon Brooks liked the look of a 3-pointer. The Oregon junior forward pulled up and buried a 3 with 0.8 seconds remaining to lift No. 21 Oregon to an 89-87 win over second-ranked UCLA Wednesday night in front of a sellout crowd at..." December 29

  • No. 20 Oregon tops Fresno State for ninth straight win

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- With Oregon's leading scorer on the bench for the second game in a row, Jordan Bell once again took over that role. The junior forward posted a career-high point total for the second consecutive game, scoring 23 to lead No. 20 Oregon to a 75-63 win over Fresno State in a..." December 21

  • Oregon’s Chris Boucher will not play against Fresno State

    Fanrag Sports "Oregon Ducks talent Chris Boucher will not play in the team’s Tuesday night game against Fresno State, Dana Altman told FanRag Sports. Boucher is Oregon’s leading scorer at 14.1 points per game. He’s also averaged 7.8 rebounds and 3.2 blocks per game this season. He was originally seen with..." December 20

  • No. 22 Oregon boosts win streak to eight with 20-point victory

    The Sports Xchange "PORTLAND, Ore. -- With UNLV adjusting to new coach Marvin Menzies, Oregon coach Dana Altman wanted to "take advantage of that and get them before they get better as the season progresses." The Ducks did just that. Dillon Brooks made his first start of the season in place of injured..." December 18

  • Oregon's Boucher sidelined due to ankle sprain

    Oregonian "Oregon senior forward Chris Boucher will miss tonight's game against UNLV with an ankle sprain. Boucher was seen with a walking boot on his left foot and crutches prior to Oregon's game at the Moda Center against the Rebels and a source tells The Oregonian/OregonLive that he'll miss the..." December 18

  • Boucher guides Ducks past Montana

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Chris Boucher finished one rebound shy of becoming the first Oregon player in nearly 30 years to record 20 points and 20 rebounds in a game. The senior center amassed 23 points, 19 rebounds and five blocked shots while leading No. 22 Oregon to a 81-67 win over Montana on..." December 14

  • No. 24 Oregon rallies late to down Alabama

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Two years ago, Oregon fans were among those chanting "We Want 'Bama" in football. The Ducks got their shot at Alabama in basketball on Sunday and almost regretted it. No. 24 Oregon scored the final nine points of the game to break a late tie and rally for a 65-56 win..." December 11

  • No. 23 Oregon wins by 69 points

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. - Oregon coach Dana Altman joked that a few of his players may transfer to Savannah State after No. 23 Oregon defeated the Tigers 128-58 on Saturday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena. "Any team that shoots 50 three-pointers, our guys love that," Altman said. The Ducks..." December 03

  • No. 23 Oregon ekes past Boise State

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon dropped from No. 4 to No. 13 and now No. 23 in the Associated Press poll the past two weeks, and another loss to an unranked opponent likely would have sent the Ducks out of the national ratings. Oregon was in danger as it trailed Boise State almost all game before..." November 29

  • No. 13 Oregon beats UConn in Maui consolation final

    The Sports Xchange "LAHAINA, Hawaii -- After a disappointing loss sent Oregon into the consolation bracket at the Maui Invitational, the 13th-ranked Ducks left the island on a two-game winning streak. Senior center Chris Boucher scored 21 points, including five three-pointers, to lead Oregon to a 79-69 win over..." November 23

  • Brooks leads Oregon to OT win over Tennessee

    The Sports Xchange "LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Dillon Brooks had time to drive to the basket, but the Oregon junior elected to pull up for a three-pointer that lifted No. 13 Oregon to a 69-65 overtime win over Tennessee in a consolation game at the Maui Invitational on Tuesday at the Lahaina Civic Center. Brooks hit..." November 22

  • Georgetown boosts confidence with upset of 13 Oregon

    The Sports Xchange "Georgetown arrived at the Maui Invitational disappointed following a 78-72 loss to Arkansas State. The Hoyas quickly turned those emotions around with a 65-61 win over No. 13 Oregon in the first round of the tournament. "We needed that," Georgetown coach John Thompson III said...." November 21

  • No. 4 Ducks trample Valparaiso

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Oregon built some momentum heading into the Maui Invitational. After a lackluster, season-opening win over Army and a loss to Baylor on Tuesday, the fourth-ranked Ducks defeated Valparaiso 76-54 Thursday night at Matthew Knight Arena. "A lot of positives there for the..." November 18

  • Baylor upsets No. 4 Oregon

    The Sports Xchange "WACO, Texas -- Baylor made an emphatic early statement in this brand new college basketball season by mauling fourth-ranked Oregon. Bears guard Manu Lecomte scored 18 points and dished out seven assists to lead the way in a 66-49 victory over the Ducks on Tuesday afternoon at the Ferrell..." November 15

  • No. 5 Oregon opens season with win vs. Army

    The Sports Xchange "EUGENE, Ore. -- Dana Altman celebrated his new contract with a victory. Fifth-ranked Oregon opened its seventh season under Altman with a 91-77 victory over Army on Friday night at Matthew Knight Arena. Earlier in the day, Altman signed a new seven-year, $18 million contract. "My wife..." November 12

  • Oregon lands 5-star forward Troy Brown Jr.

    ESPN "Five-star small forward Troy Brown Jr. committed to the Oregon men's basketball team on Monday, choosing the Ducks over Kansas, Alabama, Georgetown and Ohio State. "It's a great organization, would love to play with coach [Dana] Altman as my head coach," Brown told ESPN. "The style of play fits..." November 07

  • Duke's Allen leads AP preseason All-America team

    Tacoma News Tribune "Josh Hart is off to a stellar start as a member of the defending national champions. The 6-foot-5 swingman from Villanova will begin his senior season on The Associated Press' preseason All-America team. Hart, the Big East's preseason player of the year, received 53 votes from the same..." November 02

  • Abu Kigab, 4-star SF, commits to Oregon Ducks

    Oregonian "Since Oregon Ducks men's basketball coach Dana Altman was hired in 2010, the profile of the program has been steadily growing on the recruiting trail, and that is especially true with Canadian prospects. From Devoe Joseph and Olu Ashaolu to the current nucleus of Dylan Ennis, Dillon Brooks and..." October 15

  • Oregon receives commitment from top-100 guard Victor Bailey Jr.

    Today's U "The No. 90 player in the ESPN.com Top 100 and recipient of world-class genes, rising senior point guard Victor Bailey Jr. made his college decision on Tuesday night. He will venture to Oregon next fall, according to Jeff Borzello of ESPN.com. The Ducks were by far the westernmost team that..." October 12

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