- After Stanford spoiled Oregon's national title hopes in 2012 and 2013, the Ducks will have a chance to dish out the same kind of spoiler role on Saturday as the Cardinal look to clinch the Pac 12 North.
- The Ducks are big underdogs on Saturday against Stanford, so the Ducks have to make sure they're efficient each time they have the ball.
- It was always going to be fascinating to see how Charles Nelson adjusted to the defensive side of the ball. However, he has completely embraced this side of the game thus far in 2015.
- There has been frustration with DC Don Pellum this season as the Ducks rank low on most major categories, but there have been small areas of improvement on defense.
- As hoops season is about to get into full swing, the Ducks could be getting a huge commitment as 5-star prospect PF T.J. Leaf is set to announce his decision on Thursday on ESPNU. He will be choosing between Oregon, Stanford and San Diego State.