Oregon State kicks off the second half of the season with a trip down to Eugene. A five-game conference losing streak and a 10-game McArthur Court losing streak face the Beavers on Saturday. <br><br> Tipoff is at 4:00 p.m. PST. The contest can be seen live on FoxSports NW.
February 6, 2004
The Beavers and Ducks meet for the 319th time on the hardwood this Saturday. The Beavers are looking to snap Oregon's 9-game win streak over OSU, while Oregon will be trying to win without injured point guard Aaron Brooks. <br><br> Game time is at 7:30 PM and can be seen on the Beaver Sports Network throughout Oregon.
January 9, 2004
When no one else believed, they believed. When no one else thought they could pull it out, they knew they could pull it out.<BR><BR><I>(PHOTO LEFT) Players on the Oregon bench celebrate as the team scores the winning points against UCLA during the final minute of a semifinal game in the Pacific 10 Conference tournament in Los Angeles Friday, March 14, 2003. Oregon won 75-74. (AP Photo/Kim D. Johnson)
March 14, 2003
Basketball "experts" around the country preached all week that the Oregon Ducks had to win this game in order to make the NCAA Tournament. Many of these experts pegged the Ducks as a bubble team and without a win today, they would be on the outside looking in.<br><br><i>(PHOTO LEFT) Oregon's Luke Ridnour, hugs coach Ernie Kent after scoring the winning basket against Arizona State in the first round of the Pacific 10 tournament in Los Angeles. Oregon won 83-82. (AP Photo/Lucy Nicholson)
March 13, 2003
Two junior-college transfers played their last games in McArthur Court today. These two players have given their heart and soul to the University of Oregon basketball program over the last two seasons. <br><br><i>(PHOTO LEFT) Oregon's Brian Helquist, top, blocks the path of UCLA's Ray Young as Oregon's Luke Ridnour, right, watches during the second half Saturday, March 1, 2003, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Thomas Boyd)</I>
March 1, 2003
The U of O men's basketball team faces an all-important two game set later this week against USC on Thursday and UCLA on Saturday. These are the last two games at Mac Court this season, and the last two home games ever for Senior junior college transfers Robert Johnson and Brian Helquist. And possibly the last two games at Mac Court for All-American point guard candidate and leading scorer for the Ducks, Luke Ridnour. Really?
February 24, 2003