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University of Oregon's Teams Advance In NCAA Tournaments


Both University of Oregon Basketball teams are moving on to the second round of their NCAA tournaments.

On Friday, the No. 2 seeded Women’s team cruised to an easy 78 - 40 win over No. 15 Portland State, at Matthew Knight Arena. The Women are the Pac 12 Conference Champions under Pac 12 Coach of the Year Kelly Graves.

The No. 12 seed Men’s team upset No. 5 Wisconsin on Friday with a 72 - 54 victory. It was the ninth straight win for the men’s team, including sweeping their way to the Pac 12 Tournament title.

Credit GODUCKS.com

Both University of Oregon teams will play on Sunday- the Women face No. 10 Indiana in Eugene at 6:00pm, while the men will take on No. 13 UC Irvine who is coming off their first ever tournament win. That game tips off in San Jose at 6:40pm.

The Oregon State Women's team is looking for a round one NCAA Tournament win Saturday in Corvallis as the No. 4 Beavers take on No. 13 Boise State at 2:30pm.