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No One Showed Up To Tonight's Oregon-Rider Game

Oregon's players wearing cool new shorts.

KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 23: A view of the Oregon Ducks shorts during half-time against the Michigan Wolverines during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Midwest Regional at Sprint Center on March 23, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Oregon is going through an interesting season. After making a deep run in the NCAA Tournament last season, the Ducks suffered a plethora of close losses this season en route to a No. 3 seed in the NIT.

The Ducks started the season with a 10-3 record, but went just 12-9 over the final 21 games of the season - including three losses by five points or less.

After failing to make the NCAA Tournament, the Ducks were placed into the NIT. Oregon tipped off just over an hour ago, against No. 6 seed Rider.

Despite playing the game at home, not many fans showed up to watch the contest. This photo was taken just a few minutes before tipoff.

Take a look.

Oregon struggled to match Rider through the first quarter, and has failed to close the gap at halftime. With the NIT testing out quarters this year, Oregon will have two left to mount a comeback and keep itself alive.

Rider leads 44-36.