The Oregon Ducks return from finals week for a Saturday afternoon contest with the Idaho State Bengals at Matthew Knight Arena. Oregon has a chance to move to 8-1 with a win, and are moving ever closer to their first appearance in the top-25 since 2008. Carlos Emory and Damyean Dotson lead the Ducks with 11.3 points per game.
Idaho State is 1-5, their only win coming Nov. 29 against Montana Western. They have been in most of their games, losing by two to Central Michigan and three to Portland. Melvin Morgan leads the Bengals with 13.2 points per game. Idaho State is one of the lowest scoring teams in the country, scoring only 51.5 points per game, while shooting only 39% of the field.
Oregon leads the all-time series, 4-1. The last match-up was a 77-71 Oregon victory on Dec. 22, 2009 at McArthur Court.
Date: Saturday, Dec. 8
Time: 3:00 p.m. PT
Place: Matthew Knight Arena
TV: Pac-12 Network
Announcers: Mark Neely (play-by-play), Ernie Kent (analyst)
Radio: Oregon Radio Network (95.3 FM Eugene, 750 AM Portland)