Five University of Oregon players, including the first freshman quarterback to receive the honor in 23 years, have been selected to the Pac-12 Conference all-league first team in a vote of the conference’s head football coaches, according to an...
SAN FRANCISCO — The Oregon Ducks had five players named to the Pac-12 all-conference first team, tying Stanford for the most players selected for the conference honor. The Oregon State Beavers had four players on the first team.
Oregon sophomore tight end Colt Lyerla was a two-way player at linebacker and running back at Hillsboro High School, and the five-star recruit wound up in the backfield for the No. 2 Ducks in Saturday's 49-0 shutout of Arizona.
Redshirt freshman Marcus Mariota threw for 260 yards and two touchdowns, including a 55-yard scoring pass to freshman Bralon Addison late in the third quarter, and No. 3 Oregon beat No. 22 Arizona 49-0 Saturday night.