Portland observer. (Portland, Or.) 1970-current, March 23, 2016, CAREERS SPECIAL EDITION, Page Page 8, Image 8

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CAREER special
March 23, 2016
S Oregon
Faces Powerhouse Duke
Ducks only Pac-12
team to advance
(AP) — Dillon Brooks refused to
let top-seed Oregon and the Pac-12
Conference be eliminated on the first
weekend of the NCAA Tournament,
scoring 25 points and leading the
Ducks to 69-64 win over No. 8 seed
Saint Joseph’s in the second round of
C ontinUed on p age 15
Dillon Brooks scored 25 points and led the Oregon Ducks to a
69-64 win over No. 8 seed Saint Joseph’s in the second round of
the West Regional on Sunday night. (AP Photo)
Named Head Coach
Portland native and former NBA Rookie of the Year Damon
Stoudamire has been hired as the new coach at the University
of the Pacific in Stockton, Calif. The school’s athletic director
announced Wednesday that he had hired Stoudamire to fill a
vacancy. Stoudamire spent seven years as an assistant coach with
the NBA’s Memphis Grizzlies. After a stellar four-year college career
at Arizona, Stoudamire played 13 seasons in the NBA with Toronto,
Portland, Memphis and San Antonio.