■ Oregon lost to Stanford 76-72 yesterday at the Maple Pavilion.
UP NEXT: Oregon hosts the Civil War at MKA next Saturday.
■ The softball team won their first game yesterday against Maryland 7-2 but lost the second game against Kentucky 8-6 at the Kajijawa Classic in Tempe.
■ Max Thornberry previews the 2016 baseball season with less than a week until opening day.
All in all, the Ducks are poised to make a splash in the national discussion in 2016. Horton and the staff have set themselves up for success, fostering solid chemistry in the clubhouse and a competitive spirit on the field. Eugene is a football town now, but the diamond Ducks will have something to say about that.