Bo Nix
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bo Nix threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Chase Cota on fourth down with 19 seconds left and Camden Lewis’ PAT bounced off the left upright and went through to give No. 15 Oregon a wild 28-27 victory against North Carolina in the Holiday Bowl on Wednesday night at Petco Park.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Holiday Bowl emerged from a two-year pandemic hiatus with a new home and the same reputation for thrilling finishes.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Holiday Bowl will usher in a new era with a potentially retro look.

The No. 15 Oregon Ducks will play North Carolina on Wednesday night at Petco Park, the downtown home of baseball’s San Diego Padres.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Oregon (9-3) vs. North Carolina (9-4), Dec. 28, 8 p.m. EST (Fox)

Series record: First meeting.
Oregon (9-3, Pac-12) vs. North Carolina (9-4, ACC) Dec. 28, 8 p.m. ET



Oregon: QB Bo Nix, 3,388 yards, 27 touchdowns, six interceptions.
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — No. 10 Oregon (9-2, 7-1 Pac-12, No. 9 CFP) at No. 23 Oregon State (8-3, 5-3 Pac-12, No. 21 CFP), 3:30 p.m. EST, Saturday (ABC)
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Former Alabama high school star Bo Nix didn’t spend much time focused on the annual rivalry game between Oregon and Oregon State.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Bo Nix started the week as a hobbled spectator sitting in the training room getting rehab.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Peyton Henry got his redemption kick.

The senior made a 43-yard field goal with 51 seconds left and No. 24 Washington snapped No. 6 Oregon’s eight-game winning streak with a 37-34 victory Saturday, dealing a blow to the Ducks’ chances for a spot in the College Football Playoff.
Bo Nix is everywhere.

He’s passing for touchdowns, running for some more, and even catching a score. About the only thing left is to kick a field goal.
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No. 24 Washington (7-2, 4-2 Pac-12, No. 25 CFP) at No. 6 Oregon (8-1, 6-0, No. 6 CFP), Saturday.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Dan Fouts is a big fan of Oregon quarterback Bo Nix. Big fan of new coach Dan Lanning, too.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Dan Lanning doesn’t talk in code. The Oregon coach just prefers the direct, no-hidden message approach.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Bo Nix is fitting right in at Oregon with flashy plays and gaudy stats.

The transfer from Auburn is even getting some Heisman buzz with 31 touchdowns so far this season -- 20 via pass and 11 more on the ground.
No. 8 Oregon (6-1, 4-0 Pac-12) at California (3-4, 1-3), Saturday, 3:30 ET (FS1)

Line: Oregon by 17 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
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Stanford (3-4, 1-4 Pac-12) at No. 12 UCLA (6-1, 3-1), Saturday.
Oregon’s Bo Nix and Wake Forest’s Sam Hartman became the fourth and fifth Football Bowl Subdivision quarterbacks to throw for five touchdowns in multiple games this season.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Bo Nix made Oregon’s win over UCLA look nearly effortless. He said it felt that way, too.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Noah Whittington surveyed the field while running to his right, making a quick cut to evade a tackle before sprinting up the field.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — When Oregon quarterback Bo Nix took off running in the third quarter, teammate Chase Cota was cheering for him to keep going.
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Oregon quarterback Bo Nix was piling up the yardage, but the No. 15 Ducks were not getting into the end zone in the first half against Washington State.
No. 15 Oregon (2-1) at Washington State (3-0), Saturday, 4 p.m. ET (Fox)

Series record: Oregon leads 50-42-7.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The last two games have certainly shown that any initial concerns about Bo Nix’s integration into Oregon’s offense were a bit overwrought.
Being a good, but definitely not great, quarterback can be a rough ride in college football, especially when fans see only a ceiling they wish was higher.
EUGENE, ore. (AP) — Bo Nix likened himself to a point guard for Oregon.

He certainly scored like one.
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No. 12 Brigham Young (2-0) at No. 25 Oregon (1-1), Saturday.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — They’re all set in the quarterback department at USC and Arizona may have just found the answer.
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No. 11 Oregon vs. No. 3 Georgia on Saturday in Atlanta.
AUBURN, Ala (AP) — Quarterback T.J. Finley will start Auburn’s opener against Mercer, beating out two new transfers.