NWSB Insider and Oregon Ducks basketball blogger Matt Martz tells us about Oregon Coach Ernie Kent and his quest to sustain success with the Ducks. An account of Kent’s ventures in Saudi Arabia and his fantastic record back in Oregon, you’ll be enlightened on how lucky the Ducks are to have Kent at the helm.
Another North West Coach in the spotlight today. Current Oregon State University Coach Craig Robinson. Matt Martz, one of our Oregon sports area bloggers points out Coach Robinson has had much success in the past but is struggling at the helm of the OSU Basketball program. As the saying goes though, there’s always hope and Matt thinks it shouldn’t be too too long before OSU fans see a little March Madness Action.
Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges points out with the transaction this week to bring Chris Tanev back to the big club from the Chicago Wolves, this isn’t a panic call-up by the Canucks but rather a testament to their depth that they can afford to keep such a fine prospect in the minors and save him for when they really need him. Alain Vigneault called him an emotional flat-liner.
Jason Green gives us 5 reasons why the Washington Huskies lost bigtime to the USC Trojans on Saturday. QB Keith Price was sacked 4 times, RB Chris Polk rushed for a season-low 36 yards, and then the Huskies came out of the locker room to take the field in the 3rd quarter already down 23-3 and then USC’s Marqise Lee took the kick 88 yards to the house. Oh Oh.
NWSB Senior Editor Q breaks down the week 11 matchup between Oregon and Stanford. Oregon head coach Chip Kelly made some gutsy calls in the game and they paid off. De’Anthony Thomas, Darron Thomas, Boseko Lokomb, Kenjon Barner and Isaac Remington did more than enough to keep Andrew Luck and The Cardinal in check.
NWSB insider Jason Green breaks down the week 10 matchup between the Stanford Cardinal and the Oregon State Beavers on Saturday, November 5th, 2011. Since OSU gave up so many rushing yards the Cardinal dominated the time of possession 40:20 to 19:40. Andrew Luck did not have a huge passing game in terms of yards but he got the job done.
NWSB insider Jason Green breaks down the week 9 matchup between WSU Cougars and the Oregon Ducks on Saturday, October 29th, 2011. For starters where was the Washinton State defense? Facing the dynamic offense of Bryan Bennett and the Ducks the Cougars allowed the Ducks to rack up 454 yards with 241 passing yards…