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No.21 Oregon suffered their second consecutive loss, going down 21-17 to Cal on the road Saturday. It was the first victory of the year for Cal (1-3), and moved Oregon to 3-2 on the conference-only season.

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Oregon State scored with a less-than-1-yard-rushing touchdown in the final minute of the Oregon-Oregon State rivalry game Friday night, upsetting No. 9 Oregon, 41-38.

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Oregon State was scoreless in the second half, falling to Washington on Saturday, 27-21.

OSU’s first score came in the first quarter after Hamilcar Rashed Jr. blocked a punt and defensive back Jaydon Grant capitalized with a touchdown. Beaver B.J. Baylor’s second quarter rushing touchdown marked his first of 2020. The Beavers’ Jermar Jefferson rushed for 133 yards and had one touchdown in the loss.

The Beavers' defense held the Huskies to only a field goal in the second half.

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No. 11 Oregon rallied in the second half to beat Washington State 43-29 on Saturday. The Cougars were up 19-14 at the half, but the Ducks’ offense stepped it up in the third and fourth quarters, while the defense held the Cougars (1-1) to only 10 points in the second half.

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Oregon State fell to Washington State 38-28 in Corvallis on Saturday. Beavers quarterback Tristan Gebbia passed for 329 yards and a touchdown, and Jermar Jefferson ran for 120 yards and three scores in the loss.

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The University of Oregon won their home football opener on Saturday, defeating Stanford 35-14.

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After a long delay, it’s opening weekend for Pac-12 football, with both University of Oregon and Oregon State University hosting home games on Saturday.

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University of Oregon football says the five positive COVID-19 tests that were announced last weekend have turned out to be false positives. 

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Five University of Oregon football players tested positive for COVID-19 Saturday. University officials say all five student-athletes are symptom-free.

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Oregon assistant men’s basketball Coach Mike Mennenga knows hard work can pay off. During his tenure, Oregon has won three regular season Pac-12 Championships and two Pac-12 Tournament Championships. 

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For anyone ready to put something on their calendar for spring, the Eugene Marathon, as well as its half marathon, 5K, and kids’ Duck Dash, has opened registration. They hope to hold an in-person event ending on the finish line at Hayward Field.

 


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The Pac-12 has announced its 2020 football schedule, which features a seven-game Conference-only lineup commencing Saturday, November 7 and culminating the weekend of December 18-19 with the Pac-12 Football Championship Game.

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In what is being dubbed “Christmas morning”, the University of Oregon Track and Field team will get their first full look at Hayward Field on Friday, including a reveal of the team spaces and training areas.

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The University of Oregon men’s and women’s basketball teams are preparing for their abbreviated seasons, after the Pac-12 announced last week that games will be played this fall and winter. Schedules are still being finalized, but this season will be shorter for both teams, and brings complications from the coronavirus pandemic.

In advance of full practices beginning in mid-October, coaches say players are adhering to strict COVID-19 protocols. 

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After an August announcement that fall and winter sports would not be played until 2021 because of coronavirus concerns, the Pac-12 CEO Group announced Thursday that the conference will resume its football, basketball, and winter sports seasons in the coming weeks.

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With the Pac-12’s decision to postpone all fall sports until at least Jan. 1, local colleges are facing a significant financial loss.

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Last week the Pac-12 announced a shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.

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No doubt, the pivot is one of the skills traditionally taught at KIDSPORTS summer camps. Now housed in a new facility at 20th and Willamette in Eugene, KIDSPORTS itself is demonstrating some savvy lateral moves.

 


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The world’s top athletes will not experience Eugene’s new Hayward Field this year. The Diamond League announced today (Friday) the 2020 Prefontaine Classic has been cancelled.

"Civil War" No More

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The University of Oregon and Oregon State University announced Friday they’ll no longer call sports competitions between the two schools “Civil War” games.

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Around 100 student athletes from various sports are being welcomed back to Oregon State University's campus this week, with more expected over the next several weeks. 

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Eugene is set to host a unique track event Saturday, at a secret location, and with an unusual format.


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The Pac-12 Conference has announced that voluntary, in-person athletic workouts for all sports can begin as early as mid-June. 

 

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With last week’s announcement by Gov. Kate Brown that large gatherings such as sporting events need to be canceled or modified through September, college sports in Oregon remain on hold.

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An October 4th Prefontaine Classic will conditionally be the first event at a newly-renovated Hayward Field, since the COVID-19 pandemic caused cancellations and postponements at the U of O venue.


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As Track Town USA, Eugene hosts elite athletes at Hayward Field. It also has a vibrant running community. COVID-19 is changing the shape of the sport.


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Saturday, three more University of Oregon football players were chosen during the 2020 NFL Draft.

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Thursday, University of Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert was selected in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft. Herbert was picked by the Los Angeles Chargers, who selected him sixth overall.

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With nearly all organized sports shut down worldwide due to the coronavirus, gamblers looking to place their sports wagers through the Oregon Lottery have slim pickings. And that’s caused the number of wagers placed to drop dramatically.

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Today (Tuesday), USA Track and Field announced the dates of the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for the Tokyo Olympics, which were postponed due to COVID-19. Eugene’s new Hayward Field will host the country’s top athletes June 18th through the 27th, 2021.

 

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