Saturday, March 22, 2014
Duck Stuff: Morning Mud
■ Dana Altman talks to reporters after practice yesterday as the Ducks prepare for Wisconsin. Video courtesy of KEZI.
■ Rob Moseley looks at the different paths the Ducks and Badgers took to get to the third round in the NCAA Tournament. (Game is later today on CBS, 4:45 p.m. PT)
"Our biggest challenge is going to be matching them physically," UO senior Johnathan Loyd said. "They're real physical and they like to slow down the game, bang, take real good shots. They're smart players, fundamentally sound, so it's going to be a good challenge for us."
■ Ted Miller looks at the biggest shoes to fill for the football team, noseguard Wade Keliikipi.
■ Dale Newton writes about the challenges facing Don Pellum and the Oregon defense.
■ Tyson Alger believes Oregon pitcher Jeff Gold may be the key to Oregon's success.
■ Nick Catalano was the difference as Oregon prevailed 1-0 over Utah in a pitchers duel.
Catalano scored from second base on a wild pitch in the bottom of the eighth inning to give Oregon a 1-0 win over the Utah Utes on Friday night in game one of a three-game Pac-12 Conference series at PK Park.
Oregon and Utah meet in game two of the series today at 2 p.m. at PK Park.
Posted by Mike Wines at 6:41 AM