Ducks to Face USC on Saturday
LOS ANGELES – Oregon looks to build off Thursday's win, as the Ducks face No. 5 USC on Saturday.
When: Saturday, January 15
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Radio: Eugene: KUJZ 95.3 FM | Portland: KFXX 1080 AM
The Ducks are 58-68 all-time vs. USC, with the series dating back to 1956 when UO won the first meeting 55-45.
» Coach Altman's is 14-6 all-time vs. the Trojans.
» USC has won six of the last eight contests vs. Oregon.
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UO beat #3 ranked UCLA on the road in overtime on 1/13.
» The Bruins were the highest ranked opponent the Ducks have ever beaten on the road.
» The Ducks have now won three-straight Pac-12 games vs. top 5 ranked opponents.
» Oregon had lost 13 straight road games against Pac-12 opponents ranked in the AP Top 5. It was the first win since 1976 at #5 UCLA.
» Altman is now 13-9 vs. UCLA, the only active coach (min. 20 games played) with a .500 or better win % vs. the Bruins.
Dana Altman became the 24th head coach in Division I history with 700 DI wins on 1/13 after defeating #3 UCLA.
» Altman is one of nine active coaches with at least 700.
» He's one of two coaches in the 700 club with wins as a Pac-12 coach (Lute Olson, Arizona).
» The winningest coach in school history, Altman also has the most wins by a Pac-12 coach in the conference tournament (20).