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New Klamath Union Hall of Famers to be inducted Friday

Along with several wrestling teams from the late 1940s and early 1950s, and a state championship basketball team from 1965, numerous individuals will be inducted into the Klamath Union High School Hall of Fame on Friday.  Klamath Union athletic director Mike Herron Tell us what you think of the 2013 Klamath Union Hall of...
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Oregon Tech’s Adams wins NAIA national honor

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Paul Adams of Oregon Tech has been named the NAIA Men’s Cross Country National Runner of the Week, the national office announced Wednesday. Adams was chosen for his performance during the week of Sept. 30 – Oct. 6 and was selected out of a pool of conference, independent, and unaffiliated...
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Suns beats Blazers 104-98 in preseason

Goran Dragic had 19 points and the Phoenix Suns held off a fourth-quarter rally by the Portland Trail Blazers for a 104-98 preseason victory Wednesday night. Dragic hit 7 of 9 shots and scored 14 points in the first half for the Suns (2-0), who got 15 points from Marcus Morris. Suns forward Channing Frye, who missed the entire 2012-13...
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49ers release QB Skelton

The San Francisco 49ers claimed quarterback McLeod Bethel-Johnson off waivers and released journeyman backup quarterback John Skelton. Bethel-Thompson, who was with the 49ers in training camp before the 2011 season, joined the defending NFC champions one day after getting released by the Minnesota Vikings. A native of San Francisco, Bethel-Thompson has not played in an NFL regular-season game....
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Acrimony reigns between Washington and Oregon

During every home game at Autzen Stadium, the video scoreboard lights up with Kenny Wheaton’s dramatic 97-yard interception return for an Oregon touchdown against the Washington Huskies in 1994. The clip invokes cheers every time. It’s not only that the play sealed the win and helped propel Oregon to the Rose Bowl, but the fact it was against...
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Passing game struggles don’t worry Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick strolled through the 49ers‘ locker room with about a dozen or so reporters, then made his way into a small nook where several offensive linemen sat in front of their stalls. After some lighthearted protests and ribbing from his teammates left the 25-year-old quarterback chuckling quietly, Kaepernick turned stone-faced serious when questioned about San...
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Who’ll win Week 7′s biggest games?

Last week was devoid of upsets and any real surprises. All of the legitimate national title contenders won, and therefore the top half of the AP poll remained relatively unchanged. That won’t be the case in Week 7. At least one contender will go down, and in this space that will beGeorgia. How will...
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Oregon-Washington Preview

Coach Mark Helfrich isn’t concerned that his starters haven’t played in many pressure situations heading into what appears to be Oregon‘s toughest challenge yet. After a heartbreaking finish against a top-5 opponent, Washington coach Steve Sarkisian hopes his 16th-ranked Huskies can learn from the experience and bounce back in another Pac-12 showdown. It isn’t likely to be...
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Seattle laments stumble against Colts

Nearly an entire calendar year had passed since Pete Carroll walked into the Seattle Seahawks headquarters on a Monday and faced his team coming off a regular-season loss. Even he is curious to see how the Seahawks will react after losing 34-28 on Sunday in Indianapolis, a game Carroll lamented as one that got away. ”I...
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A few speed bumps to Oregon’s season

Oregon‘s season has come with a few speed bumps, but the No. 2 Ducks have managed just fine. Star running back De’Anthony Thomas sprained his ankle; tight end Colt Lyerla is gone, although his departure is not expected to have much impact. Next up for Oregon (5-0, 2-0 Pac-12) is Saturday’s game at Washington (4-1, 1-1). Lyerla left...
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