EUGENE, Ore. — We’re less than 13 hours until ESPN’s College GameDay goes live on the University of Oregon campus. The cast and crew have a lot to do before their early morning broadcast, but they took some time to share what makes Eugene special for them. The operations crews have been here since Wednesday … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Duck fans are getting ready to brave the dark and cold to have a shot at landing a prime spot behind ESPN’s College GameDay on campus. The show goes live at 6 a.m., but fans will likely start lining up hours before that. Students are already glued to GameDay on ESPN, and … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — ESPN College GameDay crews are finally all moved into the University of Oregon’s memorial quad. Crews worked all Wednesday night and Thursday morning and were very happy with the weather. It was all sunny skies for set-up. Last year, GameDay came in October, which meant a little chilly but totally dry, so … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — ESPN College GameDay crews will begin moving onto the University of Oregon campus Thursday, ahead of Saturday morning’s live broadcast. At 7 p.m. Wednesday, lot 23 on the UO campus will become the show’s headquarters. Construction will begin, covering the quad with a set instead of students. Boxes and boxes of equipment, … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Ducks fans are very pleased with ESPN’s location selection, reprising last year’s set-up on the Memorial Quad with the Lillis Business Complex in the background. Both students and the athletic department say this will be the loudest GameDay crowd yet. This weekend will mark Oregon’s fourth straight year of visits from ESPN’s … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — ESPN is coming to town this weekend, and that’s partly because the Ducks have moved up in the BCS rankings. The Ducks have finally jumped above their fourth place rank where they were stuck for the last two weeks. If they manage to stay at or above number two, Duck fans are … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Fans are stoked but not all that shocked that ESPN is bringing its College GameDay broadcast back to Eugene next Saturday. Crews will head to Eugene for the Pac 12′s North Division showdown between the Ducks and the Stanford Cardinal. Students at the University of Oregon and fans say it’s always nice … Continue reading »
For the fifth episode of “The Jordan Poyer Show,” J-Po and co-host Mike Doctor take us on a walk down Monroe and through Oregon State campus to talk to students about the gameday experience at Reser Stadium.