SAN JOSE, California – We're live from the SAP Center, where No. 12 seed Oregon (24-12) battles UC Irvine No. 13 (31-5) in the second round of the NCAA tournament. 19659002] The ducks have won nine straight lines and the Anteaters have won 17 straight lines.
The winner wants to be on Thursday (19.00 pm PT, TBS).
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. 1 HALF: OREGON 33 UC IRVINE 19 – 2:00
– Paul White and Francis Okoro both sit with 2 fouls for the last 4 minutes
– Oregon's size is the difference in the game, though UCI has an advantage. Anteaters Top Guards are 3/11 FG and 1/6 out of 3. Jonathan Galloway (5 points, 7 rebels) is the only reason UCI is still there.
– Louis King with a bang against Kenny Wooten. Oregon follows with a steal, offensive board and bucket by Paul White. Timeout UCI 27-16 ducks with 4:45 in half
– With the exception of the rebound Oregon dictates the game. UCI with 1 assist on 6 baskets.
– 7-0 UCI Run makes 17-15
– UCI 4/14 FG. Max Hazzard 0/2 of 3.
– Oregon starts with 3/7 FG. UCI is 3/10 including 0/4 of 3. Rebounds 7-3 UCI, with 4 on the offensive end. This will annoy Dana Altman quickly.
– Oregon defends Max Hazzard and Evan Leonard with bits about early possessions.
– Oregon Starter: Payton Pritchard, Louis King, Paul White, Kenny Wooten, Francis Okoro
– UC Irvine Starter: Robert Cartwright, Max Hazzard, Evan Leonard, Jonathan Galloway and Tommy Rutherford
– Oregon is a 4.5-point favorite, according to VegasInsider.com