Tuesday, May 20

College baseball: Oregon State visits Oregon for a nonleague game at PK Park, 7 p.m. (Pac-12 Networks).

Prep golf: It’s the second and final day of the Oregon School Activities Association state championships.

The Class 6A and 5A boys are at Quail Valley Golf Course in Banks. The 6A and 5A girls play at Emerald Valley Golf Club in Creswell. The 4A/3A/2A/1A girls and 3A/2A/1A boys are at Trysting Tree Golf Club in Corvallis. The 4A boys are at Eagle Crest Ridge Course in Redmond.

Golf: The Washington Open swings into its second of three days at Meridan Valley Country Club in Kent.

Wednesday, May 21

Thorns: Portland’s defending National Women’s Soccer League champions take on the Western New York Flash at Providence Park, 7 p.m.

Sports birthdays

May 20, 1970: Terrell Brandon (age 44), former Grant High and University of Oregon point guard who starred in the NBA for 11 seasons. The Portland native, 5-11, was the No. 11 overall pick by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 1991 draft. He played for Cleveland, Milwaukee and Minnesota, earning NBA All-Star acclaim in 1996 and 1997. He accumulated various other honors to go with his career 9,994 points (13.8 per game), 4,407 assists (6.1) and 1,142 steals (1.6), including Pac-12 player of the year in 1991 and the NBA Sportsmanship Award in 1997.

Oregon sports history

May 20-21, 1994: The top local news item is the Trail Blazers’ search for successors to Rick Adelman, who has just been fired as coach, and Geoff Petrie, who has resigned as general manager. Brad Greenberg leads the search team for owner Paul Allen, who will wind up naming P.J. Carlesimo as coach and Bob Whitsitt as GM.

Meanwhile, Atlanta Braves star Dale Murphy, a Wilson High product, returns to Portland for the weekend to help celebrate the retirement of his prep baseball coach, Jack Dunn. Other of Dunn’s players from Wilson and Cleveland and Portland State speak at a tribute for him at Multnomah Athletic Club.

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