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2008-09 VISITING TEAM
 MEN’S BASKETBALL
         GUIDE
                       Table of Contents
   Visiting Team Guide – Table of Contents
CAMPUS AND EVENT INFORMATION
      GENERAL CAMPUS INFORMATION ......................................................3
      GENERAL MEN’S BASKETBALL INFORMATION ...............................4
      STAFF DIRECTORY ................................................................................5, 6
      MEN’S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE ..........................................................7

VISITING TEAM INFORMATION
      ARENA ..........................................................................................................8
      PRACTICES ..................................................................................................8
      GAMEDAY ............................................................................................. 8-10
      MISCELLANEOUS ....................................................................................10
      LOCAL GROUND TRANSPORTATION .................................................11
      DIRECTIONS TO MCARTHUR COURT ........................................... 11-12
      HOTELS AND DINING .............................................................................12




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                                  Campus Information
     University of Oregon – General Information
About the University of Oregon
Location .............................................................................................................. Eugene, OR
Founded ..........................................................................................................................1876
Type ...........................................................................................Public, Research University
Enrollment ...................................................................................................................20,388
Faculty ...........................................................................................................................1,500
Staff ...............................................................................................................................1,300
Acreage.............................................................................................................................295
Buildings ..........................................................................................................................336
Colors ....................................................................................................... Yellow and Green
Nickname .................................................................................................................... Ducks
President ................................................................................................... Dave Frohnmayer
Special Assistant to the President/Athletics .................................................... Dan Williams
Faculty Representative ................................................................................. James O’Fallon

About the Intercollegiate Athletic Department
Athletic Director ............................................................................................... Pat Kilkenny
Conference ...................................................................................... Pacific-Ten Conference
Affiliation .................................................................................................. NCAA Division I
Mascot ......................................................................................................................... Ducks
School Song................................................................................................... Mighty Oregon
Intercollegiate Sports ........................................................................ 20 (9 men, 11 women)
Student-Athletes ................................................................................................. approx. 425
Website ....................................................................................................www.goducks.com




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                 Men’s Basketball Information

Men’s Basketball Staff
Ernie Kent, Head Coach ................................................ 541-346-0490/ekent@uoregon.edu
Kenny Payne, Assistant Coach ........................................ 541-346-0491/kvp@uoregon.edu
Mark Hudson, Assistant Coach……………………541-346-0493/coachhud@uoregon.edu
Yasir Rosemond, Assistant Coach……………….............541-346-4434/yjr@uoregon.edu
Josh Jamieson, Director of Basketball Ops……………541-346-0492/joshj@uoregon.edu



Key Basketball Facts
Arena (Capacity) ............................................................................. McArthur Court (9,087)
Officials ......................................................................................Assigned by the Pacific–10
First Basketball Season ............................................................................................ 1902-03
Half-time ............................................................................. Intermission will be 15 minutes
Uniforms............................................................................... Mallard green, white or yellow



Mailing Address
University of Oregon Athletic Department
2727 Leo Harris Parkway
Eugene, OR 97401

Front Desk Phone: 541-346-4481
Front Desk Fax: 541-346-5496




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                           Staff Directory
Administration
Pat Kilkenny, Director of Athletics………………541-346- 5464/killkenny@uoregon.edu
Reneé Baumgartner, Senior Assoc. AD (SWA)………..541-346-5329/rmb@uoregon.edu
Gary Gray, Senior Assoc. AD (Compliance)…………541-346-5452/ggray@uoregon.edu
Mike Marlow, Senior Assoc. AD (External)...........541-346-5337/mmarlow@uoregon.edu
Jim Bartko, Senior Assoc. AD (Development)……...541-346-5431/jbartko@uoregon.edu
Tom Larson, Senior Assoc. AD (CFO)……………...541-346-5478/tlarson@uoregon.edu
Joe Giansante, Senior Assoc. AD…………………..541-346-5814/jgiansan@uoregon.edu

Sports Medicine
Kim Terrell, Assoc. Director of Athletic Medicine....541-346-5160/kterrell@uoregon.edu
Clay Jamieson, Assist. Director of Athletic Medicine...541-346-2258/ksteil@uoregon.edu

Equipment
Carol Jeager, McArthur Court Equipment Manager...541-346-4480/cjaeger@uoregon.edu
Sarah Cochran, Assistant Equipment Manager…….541-346-4467/cochran@uoregon.edu

Facilities and Event Management
Gordon Burke, Director of Facilities………………..541-346-5965/gburke@uoregon.edu
Vicki Strand, Director of Events……………………541-346-5860/vstrand@uoregon.edu

Media Relations
Dave Williford, Media Relations Director……………...541-346-2251/diw@uoregon.edu
Chris Geraghty, Assistant Director…………………...541-346-7332/chrisg@uoregon.edu

Ticket Office
Laura Jorgensen, Associate Director of Ticket Sales…….541-346-0773/laj@uoregon.edu
Jason Harris, Assistant Director of Ticket Sales…….541-346-2036/jrharris@uoregon.edu




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                               Staff Directory
           University of Oregon – Key Contacts
Sports Video/Audio
Steve Pohl, Video Director……………………………541-346-5442/spohl@uoregon.edu
Patrick Neve, Audio Engineer…………….. ………….541-346-5282/neve@uoregon.edu

Marketing and Promotions
Angie Sit, Marketing Director………………………..541-346-4484/angies@uoregon.edu

Cheer Advisor
Laraine Raish, Cheer Advisor ....................................... 541-346-5485/lraish@uoregon.edu

Oregon Band
Eric Wiltshire, OMB Director .......................................... 541-346-5209/esw@uoregon.edu




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        Men’s Basketball Schedule
University of Oregon 2008-09 Schedule (Bold – home)
  DATE                 OPPONENT                      TIME
  November 2           Northwest Christian (EX)       5:00 PM
  November 9           Southern Oregon (EX)           2:00 PM
  November 14          Northern Colorado              8:00 PM
  November 17          Oakland                        7:00 PM
  November 21          UC Irvine                      7:05 PM
  November 24          Alabama                        9:00 PM
  November 25          North Carolina/Chaminade 1:00pm or 6:30pm
  November 26          TBA                            TBA
  December 3           Utah                            6:00 PM
  December 7           Kansas State                   5:30 PM
  December 13          San Diego (Rose Garden)        5:00 PM
  December 17          St. Mary’s                     7:00 PM
  December 20          Portland                       5:00 PM
  December 29          Long Beach State               7:00 PM
  January 2            USC                            1:00 PM
  January 4            UCLA                          12:30 PM
  January 8            Arizona                         5:30 PM
  January 10           Arizona State                 11:00 AM
  January 15           Washington                      7:00 PM
  January 17           Washington State              11:00 AM
  January 22           Stanford                        7:30 PM
  January 24           California                      3:00 PM
  January 31           Oregon State                    4:30 PM
  February 5           Arizona State                   7:30 PM
  February 7           Arizona                       12:30 PM
  February 12          Washington State                7:00 PM
  February 14          Washington                     12:00 PM
  February 19          California                      6:00 PM
  February 21          Stanford                        5:00 PM
  March 1              Oregon State                     7:00 PM
  March 5              USC                              TBA
  March 7              UCLA                            TBA




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            Visiting Team Information
ARENA         McArthur Court (cap 9,087) is located on the University of Oregon
              campus, near downtown Eugene.

PRACTICES     McArthur Court will be available for practice on game day and
              possibly on the day preceding the game. One (1) manager and one
              (1) trainer will be on hand during your practice. For additional
              information, please contact Josh Jamieson in the Oregon Basketball
              Office at (541) 346-0492.

GAME DAY      TEAM ENTRANCE: Visiting teams will enter McArthur Court
              via University Street. Security will meet team bus and guide team
              into McArthur Court locker rooms. All non-bench personnel must
              present a valid credential or ticket for admission to the arena.

              PARKING: Team buses will park on University Street which runs
              parallel to McArthur Court. Eight (8) parking meters have been
              reserved for your bus, indicated with dark blue hoods.

              DRESSING ROOM: The visitor’s locker room is located at the
              North end of McArthur Court in the basement. The visitor’s locker
              room will be supplied with towels and beverages. There is one (1)
              taping table in the visitor’s locker room.

              BENCH: The visiting team will occupy the north bench. Team
              benches will be set with a maximum of 18 chairs. If there are more
              than 18 people in your travel party they must have a ticket and
              will not be allowed to sit in the team bench area. An Oregon
              trainer and Eugene police officer will be positioned at your bench to
              assist you. NOTE: Only authorized coaches, players, trainers,
              managers and basketball staff personnel are permitted on team
              bench.




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SPORTS MEDICINE: The training center is located in the
basement of McArthur Court and will open two (2) hours prior to
tip-off on game day.

The University of Oregon will staff your practice with one (1) team
trainer as well as staffing your bench on game day. Additionally, one
(1) team orthopedic physician and emergency physician are on site
during the contest. McArthur Court is also covered by an EMT unit
and two (2) EMT personnel. Any cases requiring additional
treatment will be transported to Sacred Heart Medical Center in
downtown Eugene. For additional information concerning sports
medical coverage, please contact Clay Jamieson, Basketball Trainer
at (541) 346-2258.

WILL CALL/PLAYER GUESTS: General Will-call services are
located at the main ticket office located in McArthur Court on
University Street. Will-call services open 90 minutes prior to tip-off.
University of Oregon staff will be provided at your request to cover
Visitor’s Will-call. Doors open to the public 60 minutes prior to tip-
off.

The University of Oregon follows NCAA guidelines concerning
player comp admissions. Player guests will be admitted only with
picture identification.

For more information concerning Will-call or Player Guest
Admissions, please contact Laura Jorgensen, Men’s Basketball
Ticket Manager, at (541) 346-4463.

MEDIA CREDENTIALS: Please contact Chris Geraghty, Oregon
Sports Information at (541) 346-7332 to arrange for media
credentials. Credentials will be provided to your SID or may be
picked up at Will-call prior to the game.




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        GAME VIDEOTAPING: The University of Oregon will provide
        your team with a center court tape of the game. To make additional
        arrangements concerning video tape, please contact Steve Pohl,
        Video Coordinator at (541) 346-5442.

        SCORERS: A position at the official’s table will be made
        available on request for a visiting scorer. Please request this upon
        your arrival through Chris Geraghty at (541) 346-7332.

        SPIRIT SQUAD: Please contact Angie Sit, Director of Marketing
        (541) 346-4484 if you wish to bring a spirit squad.

        Please Note: Due to seating limitations, we are unable to host
        your band.


MISC.   Game Ball: Nike

        Half-Time: 15 minutes

        Time-Outs: Coaches and players will no longer be able to
        congregate inside of the three point line during time-outs.

        Game Count-Down Sheet: A game count-down sheet will be
        posted in your locker room prior to your arrival.

        Team Introductions: Oregon follows PAC-10 conference
        regulations concerning team introductions (Visiting starters
        introduced, followed by Oregon starters). In accordance with PAC-
        10 conference regulations, both teams will be on the court for the
        National Anthem.

        Post Game: Our basketball program will provide the visiting team
        with six (6) pizzas for a post game meal. These pizzas will be
        delivered to the visiting locker room.




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           Local Ground Transportation
Local Bus Companies
Experience Oregon…………………………………………………………..541-342-2662
MTR Western…………………………………………………......................541-484-4100

Car Rental Agencies
All major agencies have vehicles at Eugene Airport
Avis…………………………………………………..1-541-688-9053 or 1-800-831-2847
Budget………………………………………..............1-541-463-0422 or 1-800-527-0700
Hertz……………………………………………….....1-541-688-9333 or 1-800-654-3131
Enterprise………………………………………….....1-541-689-7563 or 1-800-736-8222


        Directions from Eugene Airport
From Eugene Airport
     1: Start out going SOUTHEAST on DOUGLAS DR.                              0.4 miles


     2: Turn LEFT onto AIRPORT RD.                                            0.6 miles



     3: Turn RIGHT.                                                          <0.1 miles



     4: Turn LEFT onto AIRPORT RD.                                            0.6 miles



     5: Turn RIGHT onto OR-99.                                                1.4 miles



     6: Merge onto BELTLINE HWY E toward I-5 / SPRINGFIELD.                   3.6 miles



     7: Merge onto DELTA HWY S toward VALLEY R. CTR. / EUGENE.                1.8 miles



     8: Merge onto I-105 E / OR-126 E via the exit on the LEFT toward I-5.    0.8 miles




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        9: Take the COUNTRY CLUB RD. exit- EXIT 2- toward COBURG RD..          0.2 miles




      10: Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto COUNTRY CLUB RD.                              <0.1 miles



      11: Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto MARTIN LUTHER KING JR BLVD.                   0.1 miles



      12: Turn RIGHT onto COBURG RD.                                           0.5 miles



      13: COBURG RD becomes ramp.                                              0.2 miles



      14: Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto E BROADWAY / OR-126 BR / OR-99. Continue to    0.8 miles
          follow OR-126 BR E / OR-99 S.



      15: Turn RIGHT onto AGATE ST.                                            0.2 miles



      16: Turn RIGHT onto E 15TH AVE.                                          0.2 miles



      17: Turn LEFT onto UNIVERSITY ST.                                       <0.1 miles



      18: End at 1601 University St
          Eugene, OR 97403, US


Total Est. Time: 20 minutes   Total Est. Distance: 12.16 miles




                              Hotels & Dining
   Local Accommodations & Local Restaurants
~ For a list of lodging and places to eat please visit:

http://www.eugenechamber.com/visit/index.htm




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