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No. 13 Ducks stop a 2-game slide with 89-64 win over Hawaii

Dec. 7, 2019 10:17 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Guard Will Richardson had a simple explanation for the difference between halves in No. 13 Oregon's victory over Hawaii. “Just the energy,” he said, “and picking up the intensity on defense." Payton Pritchard had 20 points and a season-high 11 assists, and the...

No. 14 Ducks hold off Beavers 24-10 in the 123rd Civil War

Nov. 30, 2019 10:54 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — While Justin Herbert had a season low for passing yards in his final game at Autzen Stadium, Oregon’s senior quarterback didn’t seem all that disappointed. “The best part? The game’s not decided on my individual performance. It’s who scores the most...

Oregon looks to rebound against Oregon State in Civil War

Nov. 29, 2019 5:11 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The No. 14 Oregon Ducks not only have to steel themselves for motivated Oregon State, they have to guard against letting the disappointment of Arizona State defeat them again. Oregon was cruising toward a possible bid in the College Football Playoff last weekend when they were upended...

Much has changed for the Beavers and the Ducks over 4 years

Nov. 28, 2019 4:18 PM EST

Four years ago, Oregon State pulled off a 34-24 victory over Oregon in the Civil War, snapping an eight-game losing streak in the series. It was also the Beavers’ last win in the rivalry game. So much has changed since then for both programs. In the days following the game, Oregon dismissed coach Mark...

Gordon leads Washington State over Oregon State 54-53

Nov. 24, 2019 2:28 AM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Max Borghi predicted that Washington State would beat Oregon State to become bowl eligible. On Saturday night, Borghi made his prediction come true with a 2-yard touchdown run with 2 seconds left to lift Washington State to a wild 54-53 victory. The final drive of the game came after...

No. 11 Oregon pulls away from Houston for 78-66 victory

Nov. 23, 2019 12:39 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Anthony Mathis had another big shooting night to help No. 11 Oregon get another big win. Mathis shot 5 for 9 on 3-pointers to finish with 18 points and the Ducks followed along for a 78-66 victory over Houston on Friday night. “Got a lot of good looks,” Mathis said....

ATF agent gets $450,000 settlement in email harassment case

Nov. 19, 2019 2:55 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — A supervisor for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in Seattle is receiving a $450,000 settlement after complaining of racial harassment from a co-worker with a Nazi tattoo. The Seattle Times reports Cheryl Bishop, a senior supervisory agent who is black, complained of...

No. 14 Oregon beats Texas Arlington 67-47

Nov. 17, 2019 11:13 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Payton Pritchard came to Oregon’s rescue with some timely offense. Pritchard scored 24 points and Texas Arlington could only respond with one missed shot after another in No. 14 Oregon’s 67-47 victory over the cold-shooting Mavericks on Sunday night. “Payton...

No. 6 Oregon downs Arizona 34-6 for 9th straight win

Nov. 17, 2019 3:30 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — In securing a spot in the Pac-12 title game, Justin Herbert marveled at how far Oregon had come since his freshman year. Herbert threw for 333 yards and four touchdowns and No. 6 Oregon won its ninth straight game and clinched the Pac-12 North with a 34-6 victory over Arizona on...

Texas Southern’s uniforms stolen before loss at No. 1 Oregon

Nov. 16, 2019 7:43 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — About everything that could go wrong did for Texas Southern. The Tigers had their game uniforms stolen before the game Saturday and any hope of an upset over No. 1 Oregon vanished early as Sabrina Ionescu and Ruthy Hebard were their usual dominant selves in leading No. 1 Oregon to a...