■ Chantel Jennings looks at the Pac-12's best non-conference games and in this poll and Oregon vs Michigan St. is currently leading.
■ Austin Wilhoft lists his top three impact players for the Ducks this year.
■ Dale Newton discounts the negative draft analysts take on Marcus Mariota.
■ Mitchell Tolman had six RBI to lead the Ducks to an 8-2 win over Portland on Tuesday at PK Park.
The Ducks head south to kick off a three game series with No. 22 UC Santa Barbara. Game one of the three game series is scheduled for Friday at 2 p.m. with Cole Irvin (0-0, 1.29) set to make his third start of the season.