Ducks Open Pac-12 Play as Hosts to Arizona State on Sunday
EUGENE, Ore. - Oregon opens conference play on Sunday as hosts to Arizona State at 4 p.m.
When: Sunday, Dec. 5
Time: 4:00 p.m.
TV: Pac-12 Network
Radio: Eugene: KUJZ 95.3 FM | Portland: KFXX 1080 AM
UO is 47-44 all-time against Arizona State, and 16-5 under coach Altman.
» The final game at McArthur Court was a 60-55 loss at the hands of ASU.
» Since the defeat, the Ducks have not lost to the Sun Devils at home, winning the last seven contests.
» ASU is the only Pac-12 team that has not won at MKA.
UO defeated UC Riverside 71-65 on 12/1, improving to 3-0 all-time vs. the Highlanders.
» It was the first game this season decided by 10 points or less, with a season high four lead changes on the night.
» Eric Williams Jr. finished with 11 pts & a season-high 8 reb. He's scored 10+ in six-of-eight games this season.
» It was Will Richardson's second game this season with 5 assists (2-0).
» UO improved to 153-47 in nonconference games since 2010-11.
Numbers to Know
89.2 – UO shot 42.9% from three vs. UCR, and has won 89.2% of games when shooting above 40% in the Altman era (124-15, min. 10 att).
151 – UO improved to 151-29 under Altman when dishing out 15 or more assists, including winning 16 of the last 17 games with 15+.
73.9 – N'Faly Dante has reached double-digits in each of his two starts the season, shooting 73.9% from the field (17-23 FGA).
8 – Oregon's 40-point win over Montana was the eighth 40-plus point win in the Altman era.
+26 – UO grabbed a season-high 41 rebounds vs. Montana, finishing with a +26 rebound margin, most since 11/17/17.