Oregon hosts No. 12 UCLA on Thursday
EUGENE, Oregon – The Ducks’ final homestand of the season will take place this weekend, starting with UCLA on Thursday and USC on Saturday night at Matthew Knight Arena.
When: Thursday, February 24
Time: 6:30 p.m. PT
Radio: Eugene: KUJZ 95.3 FM | Portland: KFXX 1080 AM
The Ducks are 39-90 all-time against UCLA, with the streak dating back to 12/12/36 when UO won the first meeting 56-30.
Coach Altman is 13-9 against the Bruins and has won each of the past three games.
Oregon‘s first victory against a #1 ranked team was a 78-65 win over the Bruins on 02/21/70.
The Ducks won the season opener in Los Angeles, an 84-81 overtime win over then-No. 3 UCLA.
The Ducks beat the Cougars 62-59 on Valentine’s Day.
Oregon held Washington State 23.1 percent from three-point range and 37.1 percent from the field.
» N’Faly Dante recorded his second double-double of the season with 13 points, 10 rebounds and a block.
» Frank Kepnang tied his career high with four blocks.
Numbers to know
» N’Faly Dante reached a career high 15 rebounds at UA, the most by a Ducks
player since 12/18/19 (Francis Okoro, 17 years old).
» by Dante 15 Double-double rebound at UA was the first by a UO player in a conference
game since 3/4/14 (M. Moser, 22p 17r @ASU).
» Quincy Warrior reached a career high 6 last three-point game, most by a Ducks
player this season.
Dante pulls a Pac-12-leader 66.9% ground. It has 3 double doubles
this season (2 in the last 3 games).