Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 11/29/12
One to Go The Oregon Ducks didn’t get to where they hoped they would be at the end of the season but came awfully close to doing so. Had Zach Ertz‘s controversial touchdown towards the end of regulation been upheld as an incomplete pass (as many officials have come to believe), the Ducks would be priming themselves for yet another Pac-12 Championship game and a likely date with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the BCS National Championship Game. As it stands, however, that is not the case. The Ducks finished their season with a 11-1 record and will either find themselves in the Sugar Bowl or Fiesta Bowl, playing either Oklahoma, Florida, or Kansas State. The Ducks made their way to an 11-1 record fairly easily. They vanquished most of their opponents by the third quarter and only had close contests against USC and Stanford, one of which they lost. Their offense did not skip a beat with Marcus Mariota at the helm and De’Anthony Thomas and Kenjon Barner in the backfield. Oregon’s defe...
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