■ Rob Moseley has your Friday practice report.
Other scrimmage highlights: Oregon’s scout-team defense bottled up the run more effectively than usual today, limiting the offense to those two passing touchdowns by Mahalak, in five possessions starting from the defense’s 30-yard line. … On the opening series, Fotu Leiato brought down a receiver on a screen pass to open the scrimmage, and three plays later stacked up a running back neat the line...
■ Andrew Greif has a preview of the game today and talks about the progress of QB Morgan Mahalak..
■ The Oregonian shares their 5 things to watch for in the game today.
■ Chantel Jennings says bowl eligibility is on the line in the game today.
■ Kevin Gemmell talks about the versatile Charles Nelson.
■ My prediction: Oregon 56 - Cal 38