- Star pitcher Cheridan Hawkins and No. 5 Oregon allowed only one run in 2 games vs Baylor in the regional, and the Bears coach has national championship level praise for the Ducks as a result. .
- ICYMI: Former Oregon QB Vernon Adams has signed a 3 year deal with the CFL's Montreal Alouettes
- 3 former Duck basketball players, EJ Singler Garret Sim and Teondre Williams will compete in what is called The Basketball Tournament. The tournament features 64 teams with a prize of $2 million.
- The matchup is facing criticism from Pac 12 fans, but Oregon will need to get past their conference foe, UCLA to reach the Women's College World Series for the 3rd consecutive season.