Oregon Dominates Oregon State 85-43 in 347th Civil War

The Oregon Men’s Basketball team ran away from the Beavers early Tuesday night at Matthew Knight Arena, winning in dominating fashion 85-43. Oregon opened up on a long 21-0 run, and didn’t allow Oregon State to score until 10:43 left in the first half. Freshmen guard Payton Pritchard had the hot hand for Oregon, finishing with 17 points and 5 rebounds. The Ducks got great contributions from Villanova transfer Dylan Ennis as well. Ennis came away with 16 points and 5 assists. The Oregon defense was responsible for the Oregon State shooting struggles, as Oregon came way 12 blocks. Oregon State would finish the game shooting just 31.4% from the field compared to Oregon’s 51.9%. Oregon will move it’s attention to Thursday, when it takes on California at 6pm at Matthew Knight Arena.

Game Story (by Cameron Derby)

Interviews

Payton Pritchard and Casey Benson

Dana Altman

Friday Night Spotlight/QuackSmack: Friday, 1/13/17

QuackSmack (6:00-6:45)

HOSTS: Maverick Pallack, Tyler Kastan, and Austin Cracraft

6:00 Live hits from Chris Clayton at Sheldon HS and Marc Grandi at Thurston HS

6:05 Does the WBB Team Build off of their Incredible Comeback?

  • Reaction to the CAL comeback
  • Is this team ready to make an impact this Tourney?

6:20 MBB Continues to Improve and Dominate

  • Is Brooks still the X-Factor of this team?
  • Has this team finally put it all together?
  • PAC12 Favorite

6:35 Football Continues to Add Coaches and Subtract Players

  • Love/Hate the new coaching staff
  • Jalen Brown leaving
  • How good is Taggart’s no-nonsense mantra

Friday Night Spotlight (6:45-8:30)

  • 6A Girls Basketball (Sheldon vs. South Medford)
  • 5A Boys Basketball (Thurston vs. Churchill)
    • KWVA2
    • 88.1 and main stream after the conclusion of Sheldon-South Medford

Remaining Friday Night Spotlight (~8:30-9:00)

  • Analysis of the Oregon WBB game
  • LA County Super Chargers
  • Worst Pro-Sport logos of all time
  • Jeopsporty