Austin Cleared of Charges in RI Case

EUGENE, Ore. — A former University of Oregon basketball player accused of rape in Eugene won’t face charges in a sexual assault investigation in Rhode Island. The attorney for Brandon Austin says the case there is now closed. Before transferring to Oregon, Austin and a roommate at Providence College were the focus of a sexual assault … Continue reading »

Austin to Play Again in Kansas?

EUGENE, Ore. — A former Duck could be getting another chance to play college ball, despite being accused of rape. A Kansas community college has recruited Brandon Austin to play for them. The news broke via JucoJunction’s Twitter and was sourced in several other articles Tuesday. KEZI 9 News confirmed those reports with the Hutchinson … Continue reading »

SSE: Andrew Greif On UO Rape Response

EUGENE — The Oregonian’s Andrew Greif joined Bi-Mart Presents: Sunday Sports Extra to discuss Oregon’s response to rape allegations against three basketball players.

UO Officials Speak on Rape Allegations

On Friday, University of Oregon administrators and athletic officials spoke for the first time since news broke that three men’s basketball players were accused, but not charged with rape. Here is our comprehensive team coverage of the day’s events, which included press conferences with UO President Michael Gottfredson, Director of Athletics Rob Mullens and Vice … Continue reading »

Dana Altman Speaks on Rape Allegations

Following Friday morning’s press conference with University of Oregon administrators, head men’s basketball coach Dana Altman met with the media to discuss the rape allegations surrounding Damyean Dotson, Dominic Artis and Brandon Austin. Dotson, Artis and Austin have all been kicked off the team and will not be back next season. Athletic Director Rob Mullens … Continue reading »

Oregon Admins Address Rape Allegations

University of Oregon President Michael Gottfredson, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Rob Mullens and Vice President for Student Affairs Robin Holmes addressed the media Friday at 11 a.m. regarding the recent sexual assault case involving three men’s basketball players. The three players — Damyean Dotson, Dominic Artis and Brandon Austin — were kicked off the team. … Continue reading »

Three UO Hoops Players Accused of Rape

EUGENE, Ore. — Three University of Oregon basketball players are the subject of a rape investigation detailed in a police report released by the Eugene Police Department on Monday night. On Monday morning, before the report was released, Oregon announced that the three players, Damyean Dotson, Dominic Artis, and Brandon Austin “are not currently participating … Continue reading »