Posted February 17, 2012 on
Despite a career high performance by Devoe Joseph, the Oregon Ducks fell to conference leading California 86-83. Joseph hit for 33 points but it was not enough as late game ball-handling errors allowed California to erase a seven-point lead and take command with just over a minute to play.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
The Oregon Ducks can kiss the Pac-12 regular season championship goodbye.
Devoe Joseph scored a career-high 33 points but it wasn’t enough as California defeated the University of Oregon men’s basketball team by a score of 86-83 on Thursday night. The Ducks dropped 18-8 overall and 9-5 in Pac-12 play.
The Golden Bears improved to 21-6 overall and 11-3 in league action.
Nice news out of Eugene this week as E.J. Singler of the Oregon Ducks basketball teams was named Pac-12 player of the week.
The junior led Oregon to a home sweep of the Washington schools, in which he averaged team highs of 18.0 points and 7.0 rebounds per game.
This past Saturday in a 78-69 victory over Washington State he put up a game-high 23 points on 8-for-12 (.667) shooting...
Ducks (18-7) vs Bears (20-6)
The Oregon Ducks are quietly enjoying a very nice season in the new PAC 12. After sweeping the Washington schools last weekend they are tied with three other teams for second in the conference with a 9-4 record.
Thursday February 16
Haas Pavillion – Berkely, CA
Moneyline: No money line currently listed
Spread: California -11
The Oregon Ducks are starting out the 2013 recruiting cycle at the top of the list of some excellent recruits, including Rivals100 WR Steven Mitchell
Oregon coach Chip Kelly would love to stock his roster full of Oregonians and then cherry pick a few elite out of state prospects. Alas, the state of Oregon's rather modest population (fewer than four million) doesn't allow such luxury.
Gutierrez, Kamp key late second-half surge for Pac-12 leading Cal