■ Andrew Greif sat down with Kristin Rodgers recently to talk about the upcoming Alamo Bowl and then looks at players/matchups to watch.
Oregon's third-year coach said he did not know of any players who will miss the trip due to academics or other circumstances.
"All reports I've had have been positive," he said.
■ Steve Summers talked about the Alamo Bowl with Alex Balducci recently.
■ Oregon is ranked No. 14 in the preseason poll released by Collegiate Baseball yesterday.
The Ducks head into 2016 with a starting rotation that features three experienced left-handed pitchers – Cole Irvin, Matt Krook and David Peterson – who have combined to make 54 starts over the last three seasons.