Heat Related Illnesses at Autzen Stadium

EUGENE, Ore. — First Aid volunteers were busy at Autzen Stadium this weekend as dozens of people suffered from heat-related illnesses during the Ducks game. Around 30 volunteers from the Red Cross helped about 50 people during the game. Throughout Autzen volunteers staffed 10 different First Aid Stations and set up a rehydration station for … Continue reading »

Former Duck Alleges Booster Promises

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is examining recent claims by former football player Colt Lyerla; he alleges a UO booster made promises to give him gifts if he played for the Ducks. Lyerla, stated in an interview with sports website SB Nation that a University of Oregon booster promised him “a house, a … Continue reading »

EA Sports’ Tiny Titan Glitch

A software glitch with the EA Sports Madden 2015 is getting some laughs Monday night. The glitch causes Tennessee Titan linebacker Christian Kirksey, to be miniature. In real life, Kirksey is 6’2” tall and 235 pounds, but he shows up on the field as a tiny little Titan. EA Sports says it’s going to fix … Continue reading »

Fans Excited About College Gameday at UO

EUGENE, Ore. — Excitement is building near the University of Oregon Monday after ESPN’s College Gameday announced this weekend that it’ll be bringing the show to Eugene for the Ducks match up against Michigan State. This is the 19th time the show will feature the Ducks and the 6th consecutive season Gameday is rolling into … Continue reading »

Duck Downtown Kickoff!

EUGENE, Ore.– Duck fans will have more to cheer about this football season! Friday kicks of Duck Downtown. It’s a brand new series of events hitting the downtown scene of both Eugene and Springfield, every Friday before home football games. “All kinds of special offers, from food and beverage and retail discounts,” said Lisa Lawton … Continue reading »

Network Enhancement at Autzen Stadium

EUGENE, Ore. — There’s big news for Ducks fans headed for Autzen Stadium Saturday. Most of you will finally be able to tweet text or post your pictures during the game. Verizon Wireless and AT&T have installed more than a hundred cell phone antennas throughout the stadium. The antennas are hidden behind the wrap around … Continue reading »

South Albany High Gets Turf Field

ALBANY, Ore. – Just in time for football season – the South Albany High School Rebels are getting a new turf field, thanks to a huge amount of community support.   This week, FieldTurf USA of Tualatin is continuing to install the turf at the Rebels’ stadium. On Wednesday, workers spent hours sheering out the yard … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Helfrich, Lockie (8/5/14)

EUGENE, Oregon – Oregon head football coach Mark Helfrich and backup quarterback Jeff Lockie talk after practice on Tuesday, 8/5/14 Head Coach Mark Helfrich Quarterback Jeff Lockie

Ducks, Beavs Celebrate Cancer Survivors

SPRINGFIELD, Oregon – We’re used to seeing Beavers and Ducks fight each other in the Civil War. But on Wednesday, no one was laying a hit on each other. Instead, both sides teamed up to fight a bigger war; the war on Cancer. At Deer Horn Park, east of Springfield, athletes from both schools jumped … Continue reading »

Ems fall 14-7 in front of Kenny Wheaton

EUGENE, Ore. – Kenny Wheaton signed autographs and threw out the first pitch at Friday’s Eugene Emeralds game against Tri-City, but watched the home team drop a 14-7 decision in the early goings of the Northwest Division’s second half of the regular season.

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