Cook scores 26 as No. 13 Oregon tops Washington, 86-73

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Elgin Cook matched his career-high with 26 points to lead No. 13 Oregon to an 86-73 victory over Washington on Sunday night. Dillon Brooks added 19 points for the Ducks (23-6, 12-4 Pac-12), who won their 25th consecutive home game, extending the school record they set with Wednesday's win over Washington State. Casey Benson and Jordan Bell each had 12 points....
Via Associated Press
February 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Elgin Cook scored, but is this considered a dunk?

In the first half of Saturday night's 91-81 win over rival Oregon State, Oregon senior forward Elgin Cook slipped through the Beavers' defense.He took a feed from Chris Boucher and raised up for a two-handed slam. However, the ball bounced off the back rim and rocketed well over the hoop. Gravity eventually kicked in, and somehow the ball fell through the net for two points for Cook...
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February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Five reasons Oregon will be the sexiest team in March Madness

They say Virginia is for lovers, that you shouldn’t mess with the state of Texas and, when you are in Wisconsin, you should always stay a little bit longer. In the world of college basketball, those mottos hold up pretty well, particularly during the month of March. But this year, when the bracket deadline approaches and eager hoops fans are looking for that edge in their pool...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
February 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Oregon player's easy fast-break dunk ends in epic fail (VIDEO)

Oregon's Elgin Cook looked like he was ready to make someone's highlight reel during a fast break Tuesday against VCU, but ended up making a blooper headline instead. After coming up with a great steal around half court with his team down by five in the Legends Classic game, Cook looked like he was going to throw it down hard before deciding that maybe a layup was the better option...
Via The Other Paper
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Notebook: Milwaukee native Cook energized playing at home

MILWAUKEE -- Elgin Cook is a man of few words. He's also not used to the spotlight. But having a career night in the NCAA tournament in the city he once starred in as a prep athlete will bring the media swarm. He's quietly answered each question that's been thrown his way, often times having to repeat what he's already said. Every response has been recited in the same hushed tone...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Oregon’s Elgin Cook had sick put-back dunk against BYU

No. 10 seed BYU was a fan favorite upset pick for those who filled out NCAA Tournament brackets this year, but sophomore forward Elgin Cook was one of a number of Oregon players who proved there was no need to doubt the Ducks. The Cougars forgot to put a body on Cook in transition during […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Vine: Oregon’s Elgin Cook Slams Down Huge Put Back Dunk

The seven seed Oregon Ducks find themselves in a tough battle with the 10-seed BYU Cougars. It’s been an entertaining game, especially since BYU went on a run to cut into the Ducks’ lead, but the play of the game thus far was made at the 16:30 mark of the second half. Sophomore Elgin Cook did what forwards are supposed to do and followed the ball to the rim—and he was rewarded...
Via College Spun
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Oregon’s Elgin Cook Throws Down Vicious Put-Back Dunk

Oregon’s Elgin Cook is only averaging 6.3 PPG this year, but that wasn’t going to stop him from contributing in the Ducks’ second round matchup against BYU in the NCAA Tournament. Cook, who currently leads Oregon with 21 points and 6 boards on 7/8 shooting, had this ridiculous tip slam off a Johnathan Loyd miss in the second half of the game. [CBS' Matt Norlander's Vine] The...
Via Diehardsport
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cook comes off bench to spark No. 17 Oregon over San Francisco

Oregon forward Elgin Cook didn't start against San Francisco. He still ended up having the biggest impact on the outcome. Cook scored 18 points, grabbed six rebounds and had three steals to lead the No. 17 Ducks to a 100-82 win over Dons on Sunday. ''Elgin really helped us,'' coach Dana Altman said of the redshirt sophomore transfer from Northwest Florida State. ''He made some...
Via Associated Press
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Cook helps No. 17 Oregon beat San Francisco 100-82

Elgin Cook scored 18 points to lead No. 17 Oregon to a 100-82 victory over San Francisco on Sunday. Jason Calliste had 16 points for the Ducks (4-0), who had six players score in double figures. Mike Moser added 13 points and seven rebounds. Kruize Pinkins led the Dons (3-3) with 20 points and 11 rebounds. San Francisco challenged Oregon on a couple different occasions in the...
Via Associated Press
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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