Oregon opens new arena with win
EUGENE, Ore. -- With a gala celebration capped by a victory, Oregon christened Matthew Knight Arena, the $227 million replacement for aged but beloved McArthur Court.
The debut of the Ducks' court with its distinctive floor was originally supposed to happen at the start of the Pac-10 season, but it was delayed back in August just in case the school's football team went to a bowl game. Smart move, because it turns out that Oregon went to the BCS championship.
The Ducks played their ...
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