Duck's men are not the only post season team.

The Oregon men's team will face Montana on Thursday in Sacramento. The game will be televised on CBS and will be aired sometime in the afternoon following the conclusion of the Pepperdine-Wake Forest game at approximately 2:00 PM, PT. Meanwhile the Oregon women (17-13, 10-8 Pac-10) will take on St Mary's (16-12, 9-5 West Coast) tonight at McArthur Court in Eugene in the WNIT. Tip off is set for 7:00 PM.

The women are making their ninth straight post season appearance and the first in the WNIT. The WINT started the women's tourney in 1998.

There were three common opponents for the Oregon and St Mary's during the 2001-2 season. St Mary's lost to Washington 62-55, then beat California 53-50 and split to the University of Portland winning 72-53 and losing 80-75. Meanwhile the Ducks beat the Huskies 69-56 and lost the second contest to Washington 88-80. The women beat California twice, 65-53 and 76-43. Oregon lost to Portland 77-73.

Oregon leads the series 2-0. The teams first met Jan. 3, 1995, as the Ducks won 82-51 at Eugene. Oregon made a return trip to Moraga, Calif., Dec. 15, 1995, and won 78-62.

The women's game will be broadcast on the Oregon Sports Network with Ray Martin calling the play-by-play. The game will also be carried on the Internet from www.goducks.com.


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