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Oregon, Ohio Leaving No Doubt On Its College Football Loyalties

By Jim McCoy Mon 5th January Sports
The Ohio city of Oregon is declaring its allegiance to its home state Buckeyes as they face the Oregon Ducks in college football's championship game next week. The mayor of the Toledo suburb announced Monday that the city will be known as "Oregon, Ohio: Buckeyes on the Bay, City of Duck Hunters." The move comes after a petition called for the Ohio city to make a temporary name chRead More »

Wednesday Sports Minute: Quiet Day For Sports

By Jim McCoy Wed 24th December Sports
UNDATED (AP) - It'll be a silent night in the NBA with no games scheduled on Christmas Eve.Read More »

Ducks' Mariota Garners Another Award

By Jim McCoy Tue 23rd December Sports
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is The Associated Press college football player of the year. Mariota won the AP vote in the same landslide fashion he won the Heisman Trophy. He received 49 of the 54 votes submitted by the AP Top 25 media panel.Read More »

Tuesday Sports Minute: Blazers- Thunder Preview, Hawks Hot, Arizona Wildcats

By Jim McCoy Tue 23rd December Sports
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Portland visits Oklahoma City tonight in a high profile NBA game that might be missing key players from both teams. The Trail Blazers are hoping to have leading scorer and rebounder LaMarcus Aldridge back after he missed last night's game in Houston with an upper-respiratory problem.Read More »

Monday Sports Minute: Baseball Moves, Basketball Polls, Muhammad Ali Update

By Jim McCoy Mon 22nd December Sports
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Phil Hughes and the Twins have agreed to a $58 million, five-year contract that adds $42 million in guaranteed money from 2017-19. Hughes went 16-10 with a 3.52 ERA and led the major leagues among qualifying pitchers with an 11.63 strikeout-to-walk ratio. UNDATED (AP) - Kentucky is a unanimous No.Read More »

Titans Lead Bucs In Race For #1 Pick

By Jim McCoy Mon 22nd December Sports
You can win for losing in the NFL. The Tennessee Titans are proving it. Thanks to a nine-game slide, the Titans (2-13) are in line for the top overall pick in next spring's draft.Read More »

SOU Raiders Win First NAIA National Football Championship

By Jim McCoy Fri 19th December Sports
Just a few short years ago, it didn't seem inconceivable that there would one day be no more football at Southern Oregon University. The Raiders program that enjoyed flashes of brilliance over the years had no coach, no conference and seemingly no future. Depending on who you talked to, SOU was a wrestling school, or a cross country or track school.Read More »

Top Teams Compete At Christmas Classic

By Jim McCoy Fri 19th December Sports
Day Two of the Southern Oregon Subaru Christmas Classic holds another exciting day of high school hoops. The up-and-coming 5A Crater Comet boys play perennial 3A contender Santiam Christian tonight at 5:15 p.m. at the Cascade Christian Pavilion.Read More »

Dodgers Acquire All-Star Shortstop

By Jim McCoy Fri 19th December Sports
The Phillies have finalized their trade of Jimmy Rollins, sending the All-Star shortstop and cash to the Los Angeles Dodgers for right-hander Zach Eflin and left-hander Tom Windle. The deal was agreed to last week at the winter meetings and announced Friday, a day after the Dodgers completed a trade that sent slugging outfielder Matt Kemp to San Diego. Rollins, a three-time All-SRead More »

Christmas Classic Brings High School Basketball Action to Southern Oregon

By Jim McCoy Thu 18th December Sports
For the next three days, basketball courts will be teeming with boys and girls basketball action as the Southern Oregon Subaru Christmas Classic gets underway. The Pavilion at Cascade Christian will host much of the action, with other games scheduled to be played at Phoenix and Crater High Schools. This year's field has a distinctly local flavor.Read More »

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