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There were a couple of other times when Kent had to pause to gather himself when he was speaking to the 200 people in attendance. He made no specific mention of his uncertain job status, but rather emphasized the fact he feels his team has “a lot more” basketball to play.
He predicted the Ducks will win the Pac-10 tournament, which would earn Oregon a berth in the NCAA Tournament. Beyond that, Oregon officials confirmed that paperwork has been submitted to the NIT with the intent of receiving an invitation.