The Pac-12 Conference on Thursday introduced its weekly matchups and web site designations for the men’s convention basketball teams for the coming year.
The marquee household weekend for the Ducks, the two-time frequent-year conference champions, will be the 7 days of Feb. 23-27 when Oregon hosts USC and UCLA at Matthew Knight Arena.
Oregon completed proportion details in advance of USC past year for the meeting title. UCLA superior to the Last Four very last period regardless of being a No. 11 seed in the NCAA Tournament and returns its roster almost intact.
The Ducks will journey to Los Angeles to face the Trojans and Bruins the 7 days of Jan. 12-16. That journey comes the week after Oregon performs at Oregon Point out the 7 days of Jan. 5-9. The Beavers take a look at Matthew Knight Arena the weekend of Jan. 26-30.
Will Richardson and Eric Williams Jr. will be the only returning starters for Oregon mentor Dana Altman in the 2021-22 season. Oregon also returns N’Faly Dante and Franck Kepnang from last year’s staff that reached the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament ahead of dropping to USC.
The Ducks extra a quantity of proficient transfers in the offseason, like De’Vion Harmon from Oklahoma, Quincy Guerrier from Syracuse and Jacob Young, the more youthful brother of previous Oregon star Joseph Youthful, from Rutgers.
Oregon has also included junior school standout Rivaldo Soares, and a freshman class headlined by former Crater Large star Nate Bittle and Isaac Johnson, who will be debuting for the Ducks right after spending the previous two years on a Mormon mission. Bittle and Johnson are equally 6-foot-11 as are Dante and Kepnang.
Oregon will open up conference engage in Dec. 5 with a household game against Arizona Point out in advance of touring to Stanford on Dec. 12. Those people two video games were earlier declared by the Pac-12 Convention.
Oregon will host Colorado and Utah the week of Dec. 29-Jan. 2 and journey to Colorado and Utah the 7 days of Feb. 2-6. The Ducks have under no circumstances received at Colorado.
The Washington universities stop by Matthew Knight Arena the 7 days of Jan. 19-23 with the Ducks in Washington the week of March 2-5 to conclude regular-time play.
California and Stanford will take a look at Matthew Knight Arena the 7 days of Feb. 9-13, a single 7 days just before the Ducks visit the Arizona educational facilities. Arizona does not enjoy at Matthew Knight Arena this season, and Oregon does not engage in at California as the conference performs a 20-recreation Pac-12 routine.
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