Review the news and notes from all the spring practices.
News and Notes
News, notes, and some quotes from Dennis Erickson on the first day of
Beaver football spring practice.
Reser Stadium received its first official football use Friday when the
Beavers practiced for 2 1/2 intense hours.
Intensity and enthusiasm continue to be the theme at Beaver Football
Spring Practice. Here are news, notes, and quotes from Dennis Erickson
for Day 3.
The intensity level remained high as the Beavers moved practice into
the Indoor Practice facility for the first time.
Dennis Erickson was displeased with the level of competition at Wednesday's
practice and let his feelings be known.
On a breezy, chilly day at Prothro Field the Beavers shed their pads
for a day and worked on their fundamentals.
Today was the first official scrimmage of the Beaver Football team's
month-long spring practice sessions. Derek Anderson impressed, as did
The third week of practices began in the Indoor Practice Facility where
Derek Anderson and James Newson continued to light up the defense.
The cornerbacks took another hit today as Terrell Roberts injured his
Day 10 - No Report.
The offense showed great improvement today. There is no question they
looked as good as they have this spring. Sophomore QB Derek Anderson
continues to impress. Erickson talked about how important it was to
play him last year. The experience he gained is what allows him to be
as far along as he is.
Day 12, 13, 14 - No Report
The 2002 Spring practice session concluded Saturday with the annual
Spring Game at Reser Stadium. A crowd of over 10,000 witnessed the black
team shut out the white team 23-0.