QuackSmack: Friday Night Spotlight (11/4/22)

What’s Next for Oregon Soccer? Lead Up to OSU Game with Postseason Hopes Dashed (6:00)

  • Organization highlights seniors ahead of rivalry matchup; a look back at this year’s historic graduating class
  • Loss to Arizona stings, how does the team look to bounce back tonight?
  • Season in retrospect, what can they build on?

Oregon Women’s Basketball Looks Ahead to Season without Prince (6:15)

  • Where do you see this team in the long run? Where do the team’s postseason hopes stand after the loss of Sedona Prince?
  • Can Hosendove, Basham, VanSlooten fill Prince’s shoes?
  • Beyond way-too-early March Madness predictions

Oregon Men’s Basketball to Debut vs. Florida A&M on Nov. 7 (6:30)

  • Is this team better than last season after the loss of Kepnang, Williams Jr. and Harmon?
  • Dante, Richardson now seniors; how will they perform?
  • Barthelemy, Cousinard, Ware headline fresh faces on Oregon
  • Does this team make the tournament?

Break for Oregon Soccer Broadcast (6:50)

Oregon Football to Play Hapless Buffaloes

  • Realistically, does this team have CFP hopes?
  • Reviving the Bo Nix for Heisman debate
  • Oregon should win, but how close should it be?

Pro Sports Talk:

  • The NFL week ahead
  • The NBA season so far
  • Biggest surprises from around the NHL

QuackSmack: Friday, (5/6/22)

Hosts: Dylan Farrell, Logan Thompson, Ben Schoenfield, Blaine Schiele

7:00-7:20 Oregon SB takes on Stanford in first of three games in Palo Alto

  • How did the offense fare against a stingy Stanford bullpen?
  • Oregon pitching performance analysis
  • Battle for 1B
  • Postseason hopes and expectations

7:20-7:40 Oregon BB opens series against Oregon State

  • Close loss to OSU on Tuesday
    • Is the shutout cause for concern?
  • Game updates and analysis from Friday’s game vs. OSU
  • Series predictions
  • Has the pitching finally turned a corner?
    • Does Oregon have a reliable starter yet?
    • Is the bullpen’s current success sustainable?
  • Series predictions

7:40-8:00 Other Oregon sports updates

  • Women’s lacrosse season concludes
    • Blowout loss to no. 17 Stanford in Pac-12 semifinals (21-9)
  • How’s men’s lacrosse going?
    • Closed season on May 1 vs. Boise State
    • Finish with 7-6 record
  • Acrobatics and tumbling
    • Oregon wins Trio Tumbling thanks to NCATA correction

8:00-8:30 Today in the MLB

  • Team trends
  • Who’s for real?
  • Standout players
  • Way-too-early awards picks

8:30-9:00 NBA Playoffs

  • Biggest surprises so far
  • Favorites to win it all
  • Finals MVP candidates so far

9:00-9:30 NHL Playoffs

  • Surprises from the first round so far
  • Hot takes
  • Series predictions and brackets
  • Shesterkin’s 79-save 3OT loss and the Pens’ revolving door of goaltending
  • Sweep watch: Canes vs. Bruins and Avalanche vs. Predators

9:30-10:00 Best and worst from the world of sports

  • Favorite and least favorite moments of the week, as selected by our panelists