It has been 31-years since the junior college credit scandal that involved five Pac-10 schools, including Oregon. A handful of players were ruled ineligible by the NCAA and some accounts say then Duck head coach Rich Brooks even offered up his resignation.
KVAL's Tom Ward takes a look at how far the Oregon football program has come since buying their way into the Independence Bowl in 1989. The same year Mike Bellotti arrived as the offensive coordinator at Oregon under Rich Brooks.
One day after his team was selected to play in the BCS championship game, University of Oregon head coach Chip Kelly was presented with the Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year award by the Football Writers Association of America.
Here's a heads-up for KVAL News viewers and readers of kval.com. We have a story tomorrow (Nov. 24) on the build up to the 2010 Civil War game between Oregon and Oregon State, set for Dec. 4. I'll take a look back at Civil War history and explore...