For Jeff Lockie and the rest of Oregon's QBs, who were prepping for a drawn-out race anyway, the challenge of increased competition is nothing new, adding they've taken no offense to Vernon Adams' recruitment.
■ Reserve DB Isaac Dixon has decided to transfer to greener pastures.
■ Dale Newton takes a closer look at QB Travis Waller.
■ Tyson Alger talks about the new power in the Oregon lineup while Nik Brownlee wonders if the baseball team is World Series bound.
■ Oregon beat New Mexico St. 3-1 yesterday in another come from behind victory.
The Ducks (4-1) entered the seventh inning looking for a comeback for the fourth time this season, and pulled it off for the third time. Austin Grebeck scored from second on a single by Matt Eureste, and Shaun Chase added some insurance with his first home run of the spring in the eighth.
The Ducks will host the Aggies (0-5) in the second game of the series tonight at 6 p.m.