Fun Fact of the Day continues its feature that will run every weekday until Oregon State kicks off its season against Eastern Kentucky. <br><br> How many times had Dennis Erickson visited Reser before becoming head coach at OSU?

Before becoming the head coach at Oregon State University, Dennis Erickson visited Reser Stadium twice with other teams.

Erickson first visited Reser in 1979 when he was the offensive coordinator for the San Jose State Spartans. The Spartans defeated the Beavers 24-14.

The second trip Erickson made to Corvallis was in 1985 as the head coach of the Idaho Vandals. The Vandals lost to the Beavers 43-28.

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