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Ducks Face Bears in NCATA Semifinals Friday
Release Date: 04/07/2011
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EUGENE – The championship race took shape following two meets at day one of the inaugural National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association Championships.

Top-seeded Oregon will take on No. 4 seed Baylor after the Bears posted a 277.200-276.794 comeback victory over Fairmont State in the opening day of the tournament. Friday’s dual is schedule to begin at 8 p.m.

The Ducks won both regular season meetings against the Bears. The schools last met on March 7 at Matthew Knight Arena, where UO took five of six events to cruise to a 283.518-277.960 win on senior night.

Sixth-seeded Quinnipiac also emerged out of the first day of the championships with a 274.113-273.882 upset win over No. 3 seed Azusa Pacific. The win sets up a semifinal dual with No. 2 Maryland at 6 p.m. on Friday.

Fans can watch all the action live over the O-Zone via a special championship weekend offer. For $12.95, all three days of the competition can be viewed over the web. Live results for each meet over the three-day competition will be provided via the Ducks’ official facebook and twitter pages. Complete Oregon results and recaps will be available following each day of competition on
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