In college hoops…the 22nd ranked Ducks will play their final preseason game of the year tomorrow night when Oregon hosts Fresno State in Eugene at Matt Knight Arena. The Ducks beat UNLV Saturday night in Portland, 83-63 to up their record to10-and-2, the Bull Dogs from Fresno are 8-and-3. It’s an 8pm tipoff televised on the Pac-12 Networks. Oregon will tipoff Pac-12 League play on the 28th hosting undefeated, and 2nd ranked UCLA who is 12-and-0 after thumping Ohio State by 13, 86-73.
Meantime…the Beavers continue to struggle as the Portland Pilots, coached by former Blazers great Terry Porter beat Oregon State yesterday at the ‘Dam Classic’ in Portland, 53-45. OSU is now 3-and-9 and U of P improves to 7-and-3. Portland hosts Portland State tomorrow night in inter-league play while the Beavers close out preseason Wednesday night entertaining Kent State.
Tonight in the Pac-12…#24 USC hosts Cornell, Stanford is at SMU, and Colorado plays at Air Force.