Women's Basketball Heads to Desert to Take on Arizona State, Arizona
Jan. 28, 2002
The Ducks (12-8, 7-4 Pac-10), who are in a four-way tie for second place in the conference, head to the Desert this week as five of their next seven regular-season games are on the road. On Thursday, Oregon will take on Arizona State (16-6, 7-4) at 6 p.m PST. The Ducks will complete the road trip by facing Arizona (10-10, 6-5) on Saturday at 3 p.m. PST. in a game regionally televised on the Oregon Sports Network.
The Arizona game Saturday will be televised live on the Oregon Sports Network (KEZI in Eugene) with Joe Giansante and Mark Larson providing play-by-play. All Oregon women's basketball games also are broadcast by KSCR (1320 AM) in Eugene and KUIK (1360 AM) in Portland, with Ray Martin providing the play-by-play for the seventh consecutive year. Games that don't conflict with Oregon men's basketball broadcasts will be carried by KUGN (590 AM) in Eugene, KXL (750 AM) in Portland and KTBR (950 AM) in Roseburg. Radio broadcasts also can be heard on the Internet at www.goducks.com.
SERIES VS. ARIZONA STATE
Oregon leads the series 25-10. Overall, Oregon has won 14 of the last 17, but has dropped the last two at Tempe. The Sun Devils have recorded a season sweep just once - in the 1992-93 season.
SERIES VS. ARIZONA
Oregon leads the series 22-11, but the teams have split the series each year since the 1994-95 season. The Ducks were the last team to sweep in 1994 while the Wildcats have yet to accomplish the feat. Starting with Arizona's win on Jan. 21, 1999, the teams have traded victories in the last six.