CORVALLIS — Oregon State hired now-former Montana head coach Wayne Tinkle to replace Craig Robinson as its head men’s basketball coach. KEZI 9 Sports’s Jake Zivin went one-on-one with Tinkle to discuss his plan for the Beaver program.
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 »
EUGENE, Ore. — Erik Elken sits down with former Oregon basketball player turned Oregon wide receiver Johnathan Loyd. They discuss why Loyd chose to play wide receiver, how he’s settling in to his new sport and what he remembers most about his storied basketball career with the Ducks.
EUGENE, Ore. — Former Oregon point guard Johnathan Loyd’s athletic career with the Ducks isn’t done yet. Loyd will play football for the Ducks next fall, the University of Oregon confirmed Monday. Loyd suited up in pads for the Ducks’ spring practice Monday and is “committed for the fall”, according to GoDucks.com Editor Rob Moseley. … Continue reading »
Courtesy: Washington State Sports Information PULLMAN, Wash. — Former Oregon head coach Ernie Kent has been hired to be the next head men’s basketball coach at Washington State. Washington State Director of Athletics Bill Moos will introduce Kent as the 18th Cougar men’s basketball head coach during a press conference Wednesday, April 2. Kent was signed … Continue reading »
Ducks in Milwaukee: Wisconsin Ends Oregon’s Season, 85-77 MILWAUKEE, Wisc — Despite leading Wisconsin 49-37 at halftime, Oregon could not hold on to it’s momentum in the second half, and fell 85-77 to the Badgers, ending the Ducks season. Joseph Young had a game high 29 points for the seventh-seed Ducks, who failed to reach … Continue reading »
MILWAUKEE – Elgin Cook scored a career high 23 points in the return to his hometown, leading Oregon to a 87-68 win over BYU in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. BYU took a 2-0 lead, but the Ducks never trailed after that. Oregon led 39-31 at halftime, and held a comfortable lead until … Continue reading »