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Sabrina Ionescu jerseys are here but already sold out

Sabrina Ionescu jerseys are here but already sold out

Oregon senior superstar Sabrina Ionescu is tearing up the record books and becoming a household name. Fresh off a Final Four run, Ionescu and the top-ranked Oregon women’s basketball team have their sights on winning it all this season and earning the program’s first national title. And now, Ducks fans can represent the “Triple-Double Queen.”

Well, once the number 20 jerseys are back in stock, that is.

On Monday afternoon, the Oregon Duck store released a “White Nike Replica Oregon #20 Basketball Jersey” for $75. As of Tuesday morning, the jerseys are sold out in every size. No word on when an official re-stock may happen.

Nike will begin to sell a number 20 Oregon college replica jersey in apple green later in the basketball season. The Duck store will also carry it.

The chance for Oregon fans to purchase the replica jerseys is a long time coming. Ionescu has made her opinion known on social media and fans began a petition to Nike in April.

Ionescu’s support worked and the female star tweeted her gratification.

Oregon’s next game is at home versus Utah State on Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Oregon football swagged out in "Nightmare Green" this Saturday

Oregon football swagged out in "Nightmare Green" this Saturday

The well-rested No. 13 Oregon Ducks will be sporting "Nightmare Green" and yellow in their Pac-12 Conference home opener vs. California on Saturday at 5 p.m.

Reaction from Oregon fans has been polarizing, either loving or hating the newest color addition. Duck fans are encouraged to wear green in Autzen Stadium on Saturday. 

Oregon's "Nike Vapor Fusion" uniform is celebrating its 20th anniversary of their partnership with Nike. The winged helmets are back and the jerseys feature large "Mighty Oregon" font resembling last season's "Oregon Football 2.0" uniform with slight differences. The addition of Nightmare Green is the biggest change while notably no black set was released (yet). 

Oregon (3-1, 1-0 Pac-12) is the only remaining team in the North Division without a loss and looking to stay atop of the North standings. The Ducks have won nine of their last 10 games against Cal (4-1, 1-1) and scored 40 or more points in the last eight matchups vs. the Golden Bears.

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Oregon's new uniforms feature new "Nightmare Green" color

Oregon's new uniforms feature new "Nightmare Green" color

The Oregon Ducks unveiled their 2019 "Nike Vapor Fusion" uniform. The winged helmets are back and the jerseys feature large "Mighty Oregon" font resembling last season's "Oregon Football 2.0" uniform with slight differences. The addition of ‘Nightmare Green’ is the biggest change while notably no black set was released (yet). 

The new uniform style is celebrating Oregon's 20th anniversary of their partnership with Nike. Fan reaction on social media has been overwhelmingly positive. Here is a look at the five different sets. What do you think?

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Altman says Bol Bol, Nike, Oregon accusations are inaccurate

Altman says Bol Bol, Nike, Oregon accusations are inaccurate

Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti has accused Nike of making cash payments to two top recruits and Pac-12 conference athletes.

Avenatti claims that both University of Oregon freshman, projected lottery pick Bol Bol, and current Suns rookie, former Arizona Wildcat Deandre Ayton, received funds from Nike in a recruitment scheme but provided no specifics or evidence to support his claims.

On Tuesday, fresh out of jail after he reportedly tried to extort Nike for more than $20 million, Avenatti tweeted his allegations.

Altman met with the media Tuesday morning ahead of the Ducks’ trip to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 and was asked about the allegations. Altman told reporters he had “no reason to believe any of it’s accurate”.

Ayton was linked to the Adidas recruiting scandal involving over 20 schools that resulted in three men receiving prison sentences.

Avenatti also alleged that Nike is attempting to "cover up" corruption that precipitates from the "highest levels" of the company.

Greg Rossiter, a company spokesman, reissued Nike’s statement from Monday after authorities arrested Avenatti.

“Nike will not be extorted or hide information that is relevant to a government investigation,” he said.

Uniform update: Oregon's road digs

Uniform update: Oregon's road digs

Oregon's first road game of the season is this Saturday against the undefeated No. 24 Cal Bears. The Ducks' will be wearing all white and chrome for the Pac-12-After-Dark (7:35 p.m. kickoff) matchup. 

The winged helmets are back and the jerseys feature a new large "Mighty Oregon" font. The jerseys are more simple than years past. Fans are also encouraged to wear white. 

Victory is vital for Oregon this Saturday to keep Pac-12 Title hopes alive. I wrote about how the Ducks' loss to Stanford doesn't define them, but their October might.

Did you know the NCAA tightened restrictions on CFB uniforms?

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Oregon football most valuable program in Pac-12 conference

Oregon football most valuable program in Pac-12 conference

The Oregon football program is rising in value, according to Forbes. Want to be the Duck fan at the tailgate with all the Oregon knowledge? Here are the numbers you need to know about No. 20 Oregon

Money, money, money: Forbes released its list of 'Most Valuable College Football Programs', and Oregon ranks 12th. The Ducks make $92 million in revenue and $54 million in profit. Notable Oregon football transaction include; Mark Helfrich's $5 million severance pay in 2016 and UO's Nike deal of $88 million in cash and gear over 11 years.  

Oregon is the highest team from the Pac-12 conference, while Texas A&M takes the top spot. The list is created on the basis of average annual revenue, rounded to the nearest million, and is the first Forbes list since 2015 to rank the nations top college football programs. In 2015, Oregon was ranked 14th. 

9 years of dominance: Oregon’s 39 games with 50-plus points since 2009 are the most by any FBS program in that span. The Ducks are also 79-0 all-time when scoring 50+ points.

San Jose State Family? Four Oregon coaches have also coached at San Jose State; Marcus Arroyo (2006-08), Jim Mastro (1996), Joe Salave’a (2008-09) and Donte Williams (2013-15). Also, Arroyo played quarterback there from 1998-2002.

Blur offense: In the first two games, 10 of Oregon’s 16 touchdown drives have lasted two minutes or less... Don't blink!

The Herbert Advantage: Oregon is averaging 43.4 points per game in quarterback Justin Herbert’s 17 career starts.

Sharing is caring: 12 different Ducks have scored a touchdown through two games, the most in the nation.

Seeing Redd: Sophomore wide receiver Jaylon Redd is tied for the Pac-12 lead with three touchdown receptions. Redd has scored a touchdown in four straight games dating back to Oregon State game in 2017. 
Career-Highs vs. Portland State: Defensive lineman Austin Faoliu set a career-high for the second straight week with seven tackles. Starting running back Tony Brooks-James carried the ball a career-high 21 times for 107 yards and scored two touchdowns. Running back CJ Verdell surpassed 100 rushing yards for the first time in his career with 106 yards on 11 carries with one touchdown.

 

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Oregon is a green machine vs. Portland State

Oregon is a green machine vs. Portland State

The Oregon Ducks already unveiled their Nike football uniforms for the upcoming season. The winged helmets are back and the jerseys feature a new large "Mighty Oregon" font.

For game two vs. Portland State, Oregon will be a green machine. Check them out. 

How about those yellow cleats?

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Nike tabs Kaepernick for new "Just Do It" ad campaign

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Nike tabs Kaepernick for new "Just Do It" ad campaign

Colin Kaepernick will be the face of Nike's latest ab campaign and social media doesn't know how to take it. Many fans supported Nike and Kaepernick, while others started the hashtag #boycottnike in protest of the move. Some people even chose to burn their Nike products in an act of defiance.

The first image of the ad campaign appeared on Twitter Monday afternoon when Kaepernick tweeted his image with the words "believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything" appearing over it.

Nike stock may have taken a hit as a result of the Kaepernick news, falling 2.60 points (3.16%) by the end of trading Tuesday. However, many have pointed out that other apparel companies such as Adidas and Puma also saw their stocks fall, using this as evidence that Nike's stock fall was not associated with Kaepernick.

On Tuesday the ad campaign made its debut on a billboard in downtown San Francisco, showing the same image the Kaepernick tweeted out the day before. 

The ad campaign will center around more than just Colin Kaepernick, it will also feature LeBron James, Serena Williams, Odell Beckham Jr., and Seattle Seahawks rookie Shaquem Griffin.