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NCAA tournament coverage of the Oregon Ducks.

Kelly Graves enjoyed smooth recruiting transition from Gonzaga to Oregon

UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018, 8:59 p.m.

The base of the coaching ladder is littered with names of those who weren’t able to make that next step – lower-level head coaches who couldn’t find the same success at a bigger school or assistants who struggled in their first head coaching job. And then there is Kelly Graves, a shining example of movin’ on up.

Ruthy Hebard leads Oregon to 83-69 win over Central Michigan in Sweet 16

UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 11:14 p.m.

Ruthy Hebard had 23 points and 14 rebounds, Sabrina Ionescu just missed another triple-double with 16 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds, and second-seeded Oregon beat No. 11 seed Central Michigan 83-69 on Saturday in the Spokane Region semifinal of the women’s NCAA Tournament.