One first down, one more score in regulation, or one defensive stop against Washington State in 2015 and Oregon would have played for a second straight Pac-12 championship.
Tony Brooks-James (20) scores the final touchdown of Oregon’s 53-28 victory over UC Davis Saturday at Autzen Stadium. Brooks-James rushed for 57 yards in the victory, which came in front of 53,817 fans, the first non-capacity crowd at Autzen Stadium since 1999, a stretch of 110 sellouts.
Two newcomers to the Oregon football program top the Ducks’ depth chart heading into the season-opener with UC Davis.
SAN FRANCISCO — Oregon State catcher Logan Ice has been named the Pac-12 Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year and second baseman Nick Madrigal was named its Freshman of the Year when season awards were announced on Thursday.
CORVALLIS — Bryce Fehmel threw his first career complete game and Nick Madrigal went 2-for-4 with a home run as Oregon State defeated UCLA 3-0 Saturday to claim the Pac-12 baseball series in front of 3,258 fans at Goss Stadium.
EUGENE — Earlier this week, Oregon catcher Janelle Lindvall considered how the home run still factored into the Ducks’ game plan, given their emphasis this postseason on manufacturing more runs.
STANFORD, Calif. — Oregon got another good start from Cole Irvin, but the Ducks’ offense struggled, scoring just one run on three hits as Stanford won the opening game of the Pac-12 series, 2-1, on Thursday night at Sunken Diamond.
SEATTLE, Wash. — The streak of Oregon’s Pac-12 dominance continued on Sunday, as the men’s and women’s track and field teams swept the conference meet for the eighth straight year at Husky Track.
CORVALLIS — Oregon took a five-run lead in the middle innings and held on behind a gutty performance by closer Stephen Nogosek to beat Oregon State, 6-3, and win the Civil War baseball series on Sunday at Goss Stadium at Coleman Field.
SEATTLE, Wash. — The Ducks earned four individual conference titles at the first day of the Pac-12 Track & Field Championships Saturday, while the women hold the team lead heading into today and the men’s team sits in second.