Volleyball bounced back from two straight home losses in a big way on their trip to visit the LA schools. Oregon swept both #17 UCLA and #12 USC on Friday and Sunday, respectively.
Austin Meek provides his take on the ongoing college basketball recruiting scandal as it relates to the Ducks and to the rest of NCAA basketball. Altman and the Ducks have strongly denied any payments, or offers of payment, to players. Austin’s take on the big picture is interesting and definitely a bit cynical.
Oregon’s Thomas Laurent advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA All-American tournament where he lost in straight sets to top ranked Nuno Borges of Mississippi State. Laurent advanced to the quarterfinals by eliminating 22nd ranked Jan Zielinski of Georgia.
Oregonlive looks at where the ducks stand statistically in the conference and nationally coming out of their bye week. Oregon moved up in the conference ranks in sacks per game and rushing offense while sitting inactive.