Beavers To Battle Ducks Saturday In Eugene
THE GAME: Oregon State (7-5, 3-3 Pac-12) will face No. 21 Oregon (9-2, 4-1 Pac-12) at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene.
The Rivalry Series is presented by Safeway-Albertsons, Spirit Mountain Casino, PacificSource Health Plans, Your Local Toyota Dealers and First Interstate Bank
TELEVISION: The game will be televised on Pac-12 Network with Ted Robinson and Don MacLean calling the action.
For information on how to watch the game online or on a mobile device, click on this link. If you live overseas and want to watch the game, it is available via YouTube at this link.
RADIO: The game will air live on Beaver Sports Radio Network with Mike Parker calling the action. It can also be heard online at this link.
LIVE STATS: There will be live stats at this link.
QUICKLY: Oregon State and Oregon are meeting for the 355th time, making it the most-contested rivalry in college basketball ... The Beavers have defeated the Ducks 190 times, tied for the second-most wins against a single team in NCAA history ... Oregon State leads the Pac-12 and is 14th in the nation in assist/turnover ratio (1.58) ... Ethan Thompson (1,389/419) needs 11 points to join Gary Payton (2,172/938) as the only Oregon State players in history with 1,400-plus points and 400-plus assists ... Zach Reichle went 5-for-10 from beyond the arc the last two games ... Warith Alatishe is third in the Pac-12 in rebounding (7.75) and fourth in blocked shots (1.75) ... Jarod Lucas leads the team in scoring in Pac-12 games (13.5); he has scored in double figures in a career-long eight consecutive games ... Roman Silva went 10-for-11 from the field the last two games; he scored a career-high 12 points against USC ... Rodrigue Andela went 9-for-10 from the free throw line and averaged 7.5 points the last two games ... Oregon State is shooting 40.9% from beyond the arc in the seven wins; 31.2% from deep in the five losses.
vs. OREGON: Oregon State and Oregon have played an NCAA-record 354 games with the Beavers holding a 190-164 advantage. The Ducks have a 93-72 edge in games played in Eugene.
The Beavers have defeated the Ducks 190 times, tied for the second-most wins against a single team in NCAA history (Kansas has 199 wins over Kansas State; Washington has defeated Oregon 190 times).
The teams split the series last season with each winning on their home court. The Beavers won the first meeting, 63-53, on Feb. 8 at Gill Coliseum. The Ducks won, 69-54 on Feb. 27 at Matthew Knight Arena.
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