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The Rose Bowl lived up to the billing. Oregon rallied to win a 45-38 shootout over Wisconsin with 621 total yards, half of which came from LaMichael James and De'Anthony Thomas.
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Oregon running back LaMichael James talks about getting his first bowl victory, De'Anthony Thomas, Wisconsin's prolific offense and on making a future decision.
LaMichael James has not decided about the N.F.L. draft, but De'Anthony Thomas appears likely to become another star for the Ducks.
LOS ANGELES -- The natural inclination is to pigeonhole Montee Ball and LaMichael James as nothing more than products of systems that suit the specific styles of each football player. The problem with such conjecture, however, is that it does a great disservice to each running back's actual all-around talent.
Yes, Ball is a bruising 5-foot-11, 210-pound bowling ball for Wisconsin...
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer Oregon's 2011 season was characterized by the team's unwavering ability to push aside adversity: From the season-opening loss to LSU, to LaMichael James' elbow injury, to an ongoing NCAA investigation and a late-season stumble again USC.
In the end, the Ducks prevailed to finish 12...
Ducks blogger the Crazy Quacker Travis Koehler tells us the Oregon Ducks restored some Pac-12 pride in the 2012 Rose Bowl by defeating the Wisconsin Badgers on Monday. It was yet another bowl game with not much defense being played by either team. LaMichael James ran for 159 yards and a score and Lavasier Tuinei caught two touchdown passes as the Ducks (12-2) piled up 621 yards against...
While Stanford-Oklahoma State could be coined the Quarterbacks Bowl and LSU-Alabama the Defense Bowl, the 2012 Rose Bowl matchup between Wisconsin's Montee Ball and Oregon's LaMichael James might turn out to be the 2012 Running Backs Bowl.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. — The war for the roses will be decided on Jan. 2, when the Pac-12 Champion Oregon Ducks take on the champions of the Big-10, Wisconsin Badgers. Both teams are coming off their conferences inaugural championship games after both conferences went through the expansion process.
Entering the game both teams have an 11-2 record and rank in the nation’s top -5...
Pasadena -- Following Oregon's 45-38 win over Wisconsin in the 98th Rose Bowl, several Oregon Ducks including Darron Thomas, LaMichael James, Ricky Heimuli and Nick Cody talk about the win.