• Andy Mac reports that 16 new faces were seen in summer classes that started on Monday. The list of recruits along with their jersey numbers can be found here. Welcome guys!
• According to the Orlando Sentinel, Vegas oddsmakers have LaMichael James at #20 on a list of 26 players likely to win the Heisman Trophy this year.
• We might all agree on the outcome of the recent conference shuffle but one thing is for certain, Pac-10 commissioner Larry Scott thinks big. Kirk Bohls, in this Statesman (Austin, TX) article notices also.
In fewer than 12 months on the job, Scott has ushered the conservative-thinking Pac-10 into this century with a gambler's bravado and a visionary's perspective. For a league whose major concern has always seemed to be the floats for the Rose Bowl parade, he garnered the backing of Pac-10 presidents and chancellors and almost single-handedly put his conference on the map alongside the powerful Big Ten and SEC leagues.
• Looking for a fun activity for your 12 year old or younger child this summer? No better way than to enroll for membership in the Junior Duck Club. This is from GoDucks.com:
The Junior Duck Club is a terrific way for young Duck fans (age 12 and under) to become involved in Oregon Athletics and activities! By joining the club, you'll receive a T-shirt, official membership card, ticket vouchers for Oregon events, plus other out of this world items. Registration is now available for $25 for the 2010-11 season ($20 for renewals), so join today!