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Men’s Basketball Hosts Nevada on Saturday

Men's Basketball Hosts Nevada on Saturday


EUGENE, Ore. – Oregon men’s basketball hosts Nevada at 4 p.m. on Saturday.

Game Info

When: Saturday, December 10

Time: 4:00 p.m. PT

TV: Pac-12 Network

Radio: Eugene: KUJZ 95.3 FM | Portland: KFXX 1080 AM

Promotion: The annual Teddy Bear toss. Bring new or gently used stuffed animals to benefit Toys for Tots.

 

HEAD TO HEAD

 The series dates back to 1922 with Oregon leading 6-1.

» Coach Altman is 1-0 vs. Nevada as Oregon’s head coach, beating the Wolf Pack 56-43 on New Years Eve, 2012.

 

RICHARDSON OF LATE

Will Richardson has been carrying the load for the Ducks.

» In the last four games, he’s recorded 8+ assists three times, with 5+ in all four contests.

» Last 4 games avg: 19.3 ppg, (.509 FG%), 7.3a, 2.5 reb, 2.0 stl

 

PAC-12 OPENER

Oregon stared conference play with a 74-60 win over WSU, improving to 10-1 at home vs. WSU under Coach Altman.

» N’Faly Dante tied his career high with 22 points, netting a career-best 11 field goals.

» Will Richardson (17 pts, 8 ast, 3 stl) scored 15+ for the third game in a row, tying a season-best with 8 assists.

» Rivaldo Soares more than doubled his career high in assists with 7, grabbing 5 rebounds along with 8 points.

» Tied at the half, UO outscored WSU by 14 in the second, forcing 17 turnovers and scoring 52 points in the paint.

» The 16 assists were a season-best for the Ducks.

 

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