■ Rob Moseley has your Friday practice report.
Highlights: The pads were on for the first time, and as usual the intensity ratcheted up a notch. During the first team period, Evan Baylis was wrapped up by a defender, then had another come in and pop the ball loose just at – or after – the whistle. That got everybody’s blood flowing...
■ The losses continue to mount for the baseball team as they lost to Michigan St. 3-2 in the 10th inning.
On deck: The Ducks continue their four-game road trip on Saturday when they meet Michigan State in game two of the three-game series. Matt Krook (1-1, 4.39) will pitch for Oregon, while Michigan State sends Ethan Landon (2-1, 2.12) to the mound.
■ Oregon lost the softball game at Jane Sanders Stadium yesterday 16-6.