Oregon's Matt Centrowitz, teammate Galen Rupp and Stanford's Garrett Heath finished 1-2-3 in the men's 1,500 meters at the NCAA West Regional track and field meet on Saturday, all three surpassing the meet record in the event.
Oregon finished 1-2-3 in the men's 1,500 meters and the Ducks won both the men's and women's titles at the Pacific-10 Conference track and field championships. Oregon's Andrew Wheating won the 800 meters by only two hundredths of a second.
Oregon broke ground Saturday for its new $227 million basketball arena and announced a $5 million gift to the project from Athletic Director Pat Kilkenny. The new arena, scheduled to open in January 2011, will replace 82-year-old McArthur Court.
Ahmad Rashad, who starred at Oregon during 1969-71, will allow himself some time to look back on his football career when he is enshrined into the College Football Hall of Fame on Saturday night along with 19 others.