Oregon coach Dana Altman employed a new starting lineup Saturday, and the Ducks ended a trend of slow starts in a win over Delaware State.
The Ducks held their final practice in Eugene prior to the Rose Bowl then broke for the holiday before traveling to Los Angeles on Thursday.
The Oregon women's basketball team is set to host Fresno State on Sunday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena.
After practice, Marcus Mariota reflected on his trip back East last week to receive several awards, and his return to practice this week.
Oregon opens its season February 13 at Hawaii
Oregon women's basketball came alive late in regulation, coming back from a 14-point deficit and going on to beat Santa Clara in double OT.
Oregon faces an intriguing match-up with Delaware State out of the MEAC on Saturday at noon at Matthew Knight Arena.
Oregon returned to practice Thursday after a day off, and continued adjusting to the absence of senior all-American Ifo Ekpre-Olomu.
Junior college transfer Michael Chandler played Wednesday after missing the first nine games, and added a welcome infusion of size down low.
Track and field's highest honor caps a historic career for the 2014 graduate, who left Oregon with 17 track and field All-America awards.
A recap of major O Heroes events from the fall 2014 quarter.
Oregon's junior quarterback named first-team all-American by three organizations Wednesday, giving him a sweep of the five most prestigious.