basketball http://klcc.org en Ducks Out of NCAA Tournament http://klcc.org/post/ducks-out-ncaa-tournament <p>The University of Oregon Men's Basketball team has won an NCAA Tournament game in consecutive seasons for the first time in program history. But, the University of Wisconsin Badgers ended the Ducks' season Saturday 85 to 77 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.</p><p>The Ducks had a great first half despite Wisconsin's five offensive rebounds. Oregon went into the locker room with a 12-point lead and a lot of momentum.</p> Sun, 23 Mar 2014 18:36:52 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 10355 at http://klcc.org Ducks Out of NCAA Tournament Ducks Won't Repeat As PAC-12 Tournament Champions http://klcc.org/post/ducks-wont-repeat-pac-12-tournament-champions <p>The University of Oregon’s bid to repeat as PAC-12 tournament champions was squandered Thursday night by the same team they defeated last year to win it all.&nbsp; UCLA blew the game open in the second half to win by 19.&nbsp;</p><p>.</p><p>The game was a back and forth affair for most of the first half, but UCLA got hot shooting and opened up a 20 point lead with five minutes go.&nbsp; They held on to win 82-63.&nbsp; Oregon’s Joe Young scored a game-high 29 points, but no other Duck broke into double figures.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 04:46:09 +0000 Jes Burns 9796 at http://klcc.org Ducks Won't Repeat As PAC-12 Tournament Champions Big Day For Oregon Basketball http://klcc.org/post/big-day-oregon-basketball <p>Saturday was a big day for Oregon basketball. The University of Oregon Ducks Men's Basketball team hosted a packed house at Mathew Knight Arena against number 3 Arizona.&nbsp;</p><p>Jason Calliste made the go-ahead jumper and free throw with 4:22 left and finished with 18 points as the Ducks upset the Wildcats 64-57. Oregon's six-game winning streak keeps them eligible for a possible NCAA tournament bid and gave them their fourth straight season with at least 20 victories. Head Coach Dana Altman says fans energy was crucial to the victory.</p> Sun, 09 Mar 2014 15:52:53 +0000 Desmond O'Boyle 9481 at http://klcc.org Big Day For Oregon Basketball After First Loss, Ducks Fall To #17 In The AP Poll http://klcc.org/post/after-first-loss-ducks-fall-17-ap-poll <p>The University of Oregon men’s basketball team dropped in this week’s national rankings after chalking their first loss of the season on Sunday.&nbsp; The Ducks lost to Colorado on the road.&nbsp; They dropped from number 10 to 17 in Monday’s A-P top-25 poll.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><br />Before the loss, the Ducks were one of only seven still-undefeated Division 1 teams. &nbsp;<br /><br />Oregon plays again this Thursday at home against California.<br />&nbsp;</p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 00:53:03 +0000 Jes Burns 5992 at http://klcc.org After First Loss, Ducks Fall To #17 In The AP Poll Oregon Men's Basketball On A Roll http://klcc.org/post/oregon-mens-basketball-roll <p>The Oregon Men’s Basketball team is currently undefeated, and is looking forward to their next game and the upcoming holiday.</p><p>After defeating UC Irvine 91-63, the Ducks are 10-0, with BYU coming up on Saturday. Last year’s team reached the Sweet Sixteen, but Assistant Athletic Director Andy McNamara says this team is better.</p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 20:15:03 +0000 Graham Sprague 5009 at http://klcc.org Oregon Men's Basketball On A Roll Two Oregon Basketball Players Suspended http://klcc.org/post/two-oregon-basketball-players-suspended <p>Two University of Oregon basketball players are being suspended for a yet-to-be decided number of games for violating NCAA rules. This could put a damper on the season opener for the #19-ranked men's team.</p><p>The U of O Athletic Department announced Tuesday that Sophomores Dominic Artis&nbsp; and Ben Carter would be suspended for an undetermined number of games for selling team-issued clothing.&nbsp; NCAA rules state that each will have to donate the value of the apparel to charity.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 03:35:49 +0000 Jes Burns 2533 at http://klcc.org Two Oregon Basketball Players Suspended