■ Chantel Jennings looks at the top ten players on Oregon's depth chart.
1. RB Royce Freeman: No surprise to see the Ducks’ workhorse at the top of this list. Last season, just 12 percent of Freeman’s carries were held to no gain -- the lowest percentage of any top-10 back in the nation in 2015. With another new quarterback the Ducks will continue to rely on the steady machine that is Freeman, and he’s only going to get better and stronger.
■ Tyson Alger talked with OL Mike Miller recently on his transition from Boise to the Ducks.
■ Oregon lost at UCLA yesterday 6-3.
On deck: The Ducks and Bruins will play game two of their series Friday night at 7 p.m. Junior left-hander Cole Irvin (3-3, 4.01) will take the mound for the Ducks, while junior righty Grant Dyer (1-2, 6.50) will be on the mound for the Ducks.