EUGENE, Ore. — Over the past three years, Matthew Knight Arena has seen its share of show-stopping concerts and special events. But does all that excitement mean added revenue for the University of Oregon? Or is it a drain on the athletic department? We take a look at the money behind The Matt.
EUGENE, Ore. — Monster Jam returns to Eugene for engine roaring thrills and car crushing monster truck action. KEZI 9 News Reporter Grace Lim has a look ahead at this weekend’s event at Matthew Knight Arena.
Championship Saturday featured teams from across Western Oregon at the 6A, 5A and 4A levels. Since the OSAA moved to six classes, no team from the Eugene/Springfield area has won the 6A state title. The Sheldon Irish were looking to break that trendwith a win against West Linn. In 5A boys, Churchill and Jefferson met … Continue reading »
Oregon head coach Paul Westhead: Oregon guard Chrishae Rowe and forward Jillian Alleyne: Courtesy: Oregon Sports Information EUGENE, Ore.– Top to bottom, player to player, the Oregon women’s basketball team is making tangible progress over the course of this season. The Ducks’ fourth win in five games, 93-71 over Utah at Matthew Knight Arena on … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Millions of people worldwide watched Bruno Mars perform during halftime at the Super Bowl. On Monday, thousands of people bought tickets to see him play in Eugene. Tickets for the singer’s “Moonshine Jungle World Tour” went on sale at 10 a.m. Fans lined up to buy tickets, and they say they can’t … Continue reading »
Northwest Christian head coach Luke Jackson: Northwest Christian forward Austin Kuemper: Northwest Christian guard Coleton Baker:
Eugene, Ore. — They come from seven generations of artists to showcase their signature performance on the giant Skywheel and to juggle with Chinese yo-yos. Cirque Musica blends some of the world’s greatest circus performers with the symphony. The music ranges from Beethoven to the Beatles to Bruno Mars. Orchestra NEXT, a Eugene symphony orchestra, … Continue reading »
Eugene, Ore. — The famous Espana Family will be performing in Cirque Musica at Matthew Knight Arena on Friday night. They come from seven generations of artists. They will showcase their signature performance on the giant Skywheel and also juggle with Chinese yo-yos. Cirque Musica blends some of the world’s greatest circus performers with the … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — A circus and a symphony are coming to Matthew Knight Arena on Friday night—and they’re both part of the same show. It’s called Cirque Musica and it’s playing for one night only. The show covers some of the greatest music of all time, from Beethoven to the Beatles to Bruno Mars, and … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — For two and a half years Matthew Knight Arena has been the home of Ducks basketball and other athletics events. And, it’s hosted some big name musicians. But some people are wondering why there aren’t more events booked during the summer. “Typically they don’t have as many events in the summer time … Continue reading »