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Oregon takes aim at Ohio State, and its aura of history
Oregon takes aim at Ohio State, and its aura of history

Oregon has defeated Ohio State for a significant collegiate championship. It just hasn't been recently, or in football. The Ducks, also known then as the "Webfoots," captured the first NCAA basketball championship in 1939. The game was in a Big Ten gymnasium at Northwestern, and the score was 46-33. Oregon would be happy to take that final score and run in Monday's first College Football Playoff championship at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. A victory over Ohio State in football would, however, be a first. Oregon is winless in eight tries as it yearns to establish a legacy the Buckeyes have shovel-passed from Woody Hayes, to Jim Tressel, to Urban Meyer. ...

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