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The rumor mill is starting to churn and there’s plenty of speculation Oregon may make a run at New Mexico coach Steve Alford. Not sure if the Ducks will hire a basketball coach before replacing athletic director Mike Bellotti who shocked everyone and resigned this week.
A FEW MORE LINKS:
— CBSSports.com profiles Alford and provides a preview of the UW-UNM game.
— AccuScore ran a simulation of the game 10,000 times and picks New Mexico 74-73.
— According to Bet.com, Washington is now a 2 1/2-point favorite.