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Seahawks win, but O-line must improve

ST. LOUIS — No team can win this way. No team should win this way, not with an offensive line this bad. The Seattle Seahawks have won ugly several times this season. This one was beyond ugly.  It was hideous Monday night, but it was a victory – 14-9 over the outmanned St. Louis Rams at a half-empty Edward Jones...
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Tide, Ducks show little difference vs. Vols

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Saturday’s game at Bryant-Denny Stadium was a dud. It seemed likewho was watching was of greater concern than what they were actually watching at times. In the end, Alabama walloped Tennessee 45-10 for the school’s 50th all-time win over its SEC East rival.  But the greater context of the game was more...
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High School Weekend Wrap-up

FootballAfter Mazama scored 24 straight points to erase Klamath Union’s 19-6 halftime lead in last Friday’s Canal Bowl, KU regained the lead 33-30 after touchdowns on a 67-yard fake punt pass and a 30-yard Gabe Ovgard run. Mazama then drove to the KU two-yard-line before the final play of the game. From the Bi-Mart...
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Colin Kaepernick, 49ers demolish Jaguars in London

LONDON — He ran. He threw. He conquered. Colin Kaepernick did it all Sunday, rushing for two touchdowns and throwing for another to lead the San Francisco 49ers to their fifth straight victory, 42-10 over the winlessJacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium. “The offensive line did a great job, made it easy for me,” said Kaepernick, who led the...
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Tyler Gaffney runs for 3 TDs as Stanford tops Oregon State

CORVALLIS, Ore. — This was the type of game where No. 6 Stanford thrives, the sort of bare-knuckled, physical brawl where yards and points are hard to come by. Tyler Gaffney ran for three touchdowns and the Cardinal held off Oregon State’s fourth-quarter comeback bid in a 20-12 win Saturday night. Gaffney ran 22 times...
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No. 3 Oregon pulls away in second half to beat No. 12 UCLA

EUGENE, Ore. — Heading into halftime locked at 14-all with UCLA, No. 2 Oregon didn’t panic. The Ducks knew they’d eventually wear down the No. 14 Bruins. Because that’s what they do. “We understand that our tempo is one of our greatest allies,” sophomore quarterbackMarcus Mariota said. Oregon went on to score 28 unanswered points...
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Video: Final play of Canal Bowl

Klamath Union defeats Mazama 33-30 including a goal-line stop on the final play of the game.
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HS Football: Klamath Falls 4A schools all have a shot at Skyline title

The Canal Bowl is tonight, which also doubles as a partial Skyline Conference Championship. The annual football meeting between Klamath Union and Mazama (6:40 p.m. – The Sports Legend, ESPN 960) will produce, at least, a conference co-champion, while the rest of the title’s fate lies with Henley at Phoenix. If Klamath Union is...
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For OIT’s Armstrong, season opener is extra special

Without any additional circumstances, an athletic team’s season opener can already be filled with hype, anticipation and nerves. For Oregon Tech sophomore Tess Armstrong, this year’s women’s basketball debut – a Saturday road game at Humboldt State – will be more than that. Humboldt State University, an NCAA Div. II institution located in Arcata, Calif.,...
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Pac-12 Preview: State of Oregon in Top 25 match-ups

College Gameday may be visiting Eugene, but the home of the Oregon Ducks isn’t the only location in the “Beaver State” with a big college football match-up this weekend. While the No. 3 Ducks host No. 12 UCLA, the Oregon State Beavers play at home against an even higher-ranked opponent, the No. 6 Stanford Cardinal...
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