Teen Reports Sexual Abuse Outside Autzen

EUGENE, Ore. — A local high school student says she was sexually assaulted outside Autzen Stadium during Saturday’s football game. University police are looking for the suspect who got away. Campus police officers say the incident happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday, about an hour into the Duck game. They say a man wearing University of … 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 »

Fan Breaks Ankle While Rushing Field

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s exciting to rush the field at Autzen after the Ducks win at home, but some fans are getting too excited and end up hurt. There are often quite a few fans who jump the barriers too soon after the game, but one recent incident caused serious injuries. Last Saturday, a fan … Continue reading »

Autzen Sellout Streak on the Line

EUGENE, Ore. — More than a thousand tickets are still available the Duck football game Saturday against Fresno State. That means the team’s 83-game sellout streak is on the line. Fans who have been to games at Autzen since the ’60s say there was a time when the stadium was half full and selling out … Continue reading »

Autzen Stadium Continues Sellout Streak

EUGENE,  Ore. —  The Duck football team will keep its sellout streak, now at 83 consecutive games after the season opener. Athletic managers announced the sellout via Twitter. UO senior associate athletic director Craig Pintens tweeted, “Game was sold out, but it was down to the wire & next week will also be a challenge.” … Continue reading »

Tickets Still Left for Duck Game

EUGENE, Ore. — There are still 1,500 tickets left for the Ducks season opener against Arkansas State, which fans agree is pretty surprising. The Ducks have sold out the last 82 straight games at Autzen Stadium, but that streak could end Saturday. Fans say they don’t know if it’s the no-name opponent, the fact that … Continue reading »

Smoking Banned Inside Autzen

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is one of several Oregon schools going smoke-free. The policy goes into effect just in time for game day. Previously fans were able to smoke on the concourses and in open areas outside of the seating bowl. While many smokers protested being forced out, starting September 1, smoking … Continue reading »

Green Team Recycles at Autzen

EUGENE, Ore. — Thousands of Ducks fans will be donning the colors green and yellow this weekend, but one group plans to emphasize the color green over yellow. The Green Team, a student-run organization, plans to help fans keep their stadium clean and green. One new thing this year is when fans head into the … Continue reading »

UO Football Using Groupon

EUGENE, Ore. — With 3,000 tickets to sell, and little time to do it, the Ducks are hoping to save Autzen’s sell-out streak by turning to Groupon. Many people saw the offer on Facebook this week. It offers up two tickets for $110. It’s a $44 savings. This is the first time Oregon has used … Continue reading »

Crews Build Wall Near Autzen

EUGENE, Ore. — A huge construction project shrouded in secrecy is–if possible–becoming even more mysterious. Crews are building the exterior of the University of Oregon’s latest addition: an athletics operations center. Construction on the building began earlier this year, and as you drive along you can see things are changing. Piece by piece, this more … Continue reading »

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