Ducks Face Cougars Tuesday in Portland
EUGENE, Ore. – Oregon will face BYU in the Phil Knight Invitational on Tuesday, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. The No. 12 Ducks will look to continue their strong start, having won each of the team's first two games by 17 or more points.
When: Tuesday, Nov. 16
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Radio: Eugene: KUJZ 95.3 FM | Portland: KFXX 1080 AM
» The Ducks are 14-8 all-time against BYU and 2-1 under Altman. UO won the last meeting (3/20/14, NCAA 1st rd) 87-68.
» The Ducks single-game rebounding record of 77 came against BYU in 1955. Jim Loscutoff also set the Ducks individual record in the same game (32).
GAME 2 VS. SMU
UO led SMU wire-to-wire and improved to 97-7 in home nonconference games under coach Altman.
» The Ducks shot 45.0 percent from three-point range and have combined for 20+ three's in the first two games of a season for the second time since 2010-11.
» Jacob Young finished with 18 points and has scored 12 points in the first half of each game this season. The first UO points of each game have been Young three-pointers.
UO led Texas Southern wire-to-wire and improved to 10-2 in season openers under coach Altman.
» The Ducks shot 90.5 percent from the free throw line, it's the team's 10th time shooting over 90% since 2010-11.
» UO net 12 three pointers and improved to 29-5 under Altman when making 12 or more.
» Will Richardson led all scorers, recording his fourth career 20-point game (4-0).