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Payton leads Oregon St. past USC, 59-55

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State had an answer for everything USC threw its way in crunch time Saturday.   Gary Payton II recorded his sixth double-double of the season with 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead Oregon State to a 59-55 victory over USC.   Jarmal Reid added 14 points, including the go-ahead basket with...
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Aldridge Returns, Blazers Top Wiz

PORTLAND, Ore. — Each time that LaMarcus Aldridge went to the free throw line late in the game against the Washington Wizards, the Trail Blazers’ forward was showered with a chant of “MVP, MVP,” from the hometown fans. Just two days before, Aldridge had announced he was going to have surgery to repair a ligament in his...
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Eastern Oregon Posts Win over Tech

La Grande, Ore. – In a back-and-forth contest at Quinn Coliseum, Eastern Oregon University scored the final five points of the game earning a 66-61 win over Oregon Tech in Cascade Collegiate Conference men’s basketball action tonight in La Grande. Oregon Tech fell to 12-8 overall and now even in CCC play at 5-5.  Tech...
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Lady Owls Fall at Eastern Oregon

La Grande, Ore. – Eastern Oregon used a 20-7 run to open the second half on the way to a 78-66 win over Oregon Tech in Cascade Collegiate Conference women’s basketball action tonight at Quinn Coliseum. Oregon Tech fell to 16-6 on the season and will take a 5-5 record in CCC play to College...
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Oregon State holds off UCLA rally for 66-55 win

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon State Coach Wayne Tinkle said his team “drew a line in the sand” during a timeout with about three minutes left against UCLA, with the Beavers having blown nearly all of a 17-point lead.   “We came too far to give it up. We don’t lose the last four minutes...
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Celtics Stun Blazers

PORTLAND, Ore. – Evan Turner was confident from the moment the shot left his hands. With just 1.9 seconds left and trailing the Portland Trail Blazers 89-87, Turner launched a shot from about 23 feet out. It fell, giving the Boston Celtics the 90-89 victory on Thursday night. The victory snapped a three-game losing streak for the Celtics, who had...
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17 Owls Earn CCC Student-Athlete Academic All-Conference Recognition

La Grande, Ore. – A total of 17 Oregon Tech student-athletes in the winter sports of men’s and women’s basketball have earned U.S. Bank Academic All-CCC honors for their performances in the classroom, the conference office announced.  A total of 102 athletes in the CCC were recognized for the achievement. To earn recognition as...
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Owls Ink Taft High Pitcher

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Head coach Greg Stewart announced recently that Katie McCardell (Lincoln City, Ore.) will join the Oregon Tech softball roster beginning this fall. McCardell, a pitcher at Taft High School, finished her junior year with a 1.35 ERA while leading the Lady Tigers to a 19-7 record in 2014.  McCardell begins her...
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Hootie Finishes 1st Round as 2nd Seed in Mascot Challenge

LA GRANDE, Ore. – Week one of the Second Annual CCC Mascot Challenge is in the books and the top eight have been selected to move on to the quarterfinal round starting Tuesday, January 27. Defending champion Hootie the Owl (OIT), will enter the quarterfinals as the second-seed tallying 208 votes and will take...
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Vote For Hootie in Mascot Challenge

LA GRANDE, Ore. – The Cascade Conference Mascot challenge has started. Oregon Tech’s “Hootie” will try to defend his title. Voting goes until 8:00 am tomorrow morning. Make sure to click on the link below, then “Like” the picture of Hootie to vote!  Click here to “like” the Picture of Hootie to Vote In...
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