EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon has 21 days to respond to the filing of a lawsuit against it and the Men’s Basketball Head Coach, Dana Altman, on Thursday. After that, the discovery can begin. That will include reviewing various documents and conducting interviews, which could take months depending on the back and forth … Continue reading »
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 »
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 »
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.
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »