■ Dale Newton takes exception on how Pac-12 coaches are rated by the leading analysts.
There’s a sense among the professional analysts that Helfrich inherited a ready-made situation and a star quarterback. Even so, 24-4 and a national championship game appearance is an impressive start to a career. If he wins a second PAC-12 title, this time without Marcus Mariota, off-season lists like these will need considerable revision.
■ Forrest Welk introduces DB Khalil Oliver, one of the newest members of the football team.
■ Cheridan Hawkins continued her dominance on the mound as the Ducks took down BYU 8-0 in six innings yesterday in the Eugene Regionals.
Here is everything you need to know about the regionals and it won't get any easier for the other teams because the ladies have a deep lineup.