Ducks Face No. 3 Ranked UCLA in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES – Oregon men's basketball heads to Los Angeles to take on No. 3 ranked UCLA on Thursday.
When: Thursday, January 13
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Radio: Eugene: KUJZ 95.3 FM | Portland: KFXX 1080 AM
The Ducks are 38-90 all-time vs. UCLA , with the series dating back to 12/12/36 when UO won the first meeting 56-30.
» Coach Altman's is 12-9 all-time vs. the Bruins and has won each of the last two contests.
» Oregon's first win over a #1 ranked team was the 78-65 win against the Bruins on 2/21/70.
» The Ducks upset the Bruins 89-87 on 12/28/18 at Matthew Knight Arena on a Dillon Brooks buzzer-beater.
Rivalry Series Win
Oregon closed each half with a last-second three pointer to beat OSU for the 166th time.
» Jacob Young gave the Ducks a four-point halftime lead with a three as the first half expired.
» With the game tied at 74, Eric Williams Jr. hit the go-ahead triple with 0:13 remaining.
» The Ducks have now won consecutive games in Corvallis for the first time since 2012-13.
Pac-12 Player of the Week
Oregon point guard Will Richardson was named the Pac-12 Player of the Week on 1/3, his first career weekly honor.
» Richardson led the Ducks to a comeback win over Utah on New Years Day, netting a career-best 26 points, including 23 in the second half.
» He net 9-of-12 FGs and 5-of-6 3FG's on the night.