750 THE GAME STAFF
The Oregon Ducks visit the Utah Utes on Sat., Oct. 28th in Week 9 of the college football season. That matchup will kickoff at 12:30 p.m. and be nationally televised on FOX, it was announced Monday.
Oregon (5-1, 2-1 Pac-12) is No. 9 in the AP Poll after suffering their first loss of the season, 36-33 at rival Washington. The Ducks host Washington State (4-2, 1-2 Pac-12) this Saturday, Oct. 21st in Eugene (12:30 p.m., ABC).
Utah (5-1, 2-1 Pac-12) is No. 14 in the AP Poll after controlling Cal 34-14. The Utes continue to play without starting quarterback Cam Rising who remains on the mend from off-season knee surgery. Utah visits No. 19 USC this Saturday in Los Angeles (5:00 p.m., FOX).
For Oregon, the game at Utah will be their third consecutive 12:30 p.m. kickoff on national television, and fourth overall. The Ducks played in the same time window in their home win over Colorado and road loss at Washington leading into this weekend’s homecoming game against the Cougars.
The Oregon State Beavers (6-1, 3-1 Pac-12) are up to No. 12 in the AP Poll after their 36-24 win over UCLA in Week 7. It’s the Beavers highest AP ranking since checking in at No. 7 in the poll following a 6-0 start to the 2012 season. The Beavs are on bye this week, then visit a suddenly resurgent Arizona Wildcats (4-3, 1-2 Pac-12) squad on Sat. Oct. 28th. Kickoff for that game is set for 7:30 p.m. on ESPN.
Don’t miss John Canzano deliver the Bald Faced Truth on the Ducks and Beavers as we hit the midway point of the season, afternoons 3-6 p.m. exclusively in Portland on 750 The Game.