Venue: Moshofsky Center
With the Pac-12 Championship game to be played on Friday of this week, the UO football team adjusted its practice schedule and rather than taking Monday off had a full workout in preparation for facing Utah (5 p.m. PT, ABC).
Head coach Mario Cristobal's weekly press conference with local media also was held Monday, as usual. So we'll combine our weekly "Monday with Mario" feature and the daily practice report.
What we learned from the head coach:
1. The Ducks were shooting for a balance when they scripted their practice schedule for this week, with help from the athletic department's sports science staff, which monitors student-athlete workloads.