- Jamal Murray, a 5-star point guard from Ontario, is expected to announce his decision this week on where he will be this upcoming season. It's down to Oregon and Kentucky, and according to Elgin Cook, the Ducks have won the sweepstakes for the talented recruit. Murray will announce his decision live on ESPNU on Tuesday night at 6:00 p.m. PT.
- The Oregonian's Andrew Grief put together a great piece on Matt Hegarty, his long journey to Oregon, and a funny story about running a 40-yard dash wearing a polo with coins in his pocket.
- ESPN is looking at the toughest three-game stretches for Pac-12 teams. Oregon's will come in November to close out the year when they travel to Stanford (Nov. 14) before returning home to face USC (Nov. 21) and Oregon State (Nov. 27).
- Oregon track & field's Jenna Prandini, who was a huge piece in the women's first outdoor title since 1985, is now a finalist for the Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year award, presented later this month.