OSU SPRING DAY 3: Battle in the trenches

CORVALLIS – Day Three of spring ball marked the first day of shoulder pads for Oregon State, and it was a significant change of pace. The cracks were louder and the competition got heated. Sean Harlow made his presence known and Tyler Hasty made the sidelines roar. Couple that with Storm Woods and Terron Ward turning on the jets, and it added up to one heck of a day inside the Truax Center.
April 4, 2013

Beaver DTs - time for concern?

MIKE RILEY HAS unearthed some recruiting gems over the years at Oregon State but he'll need to have done so again this past class at one position in particular. In looking at the spring depth chart, there's a big, big eye opener on the interior of the defensive line.
March 23, 2013

OSU SPRING PREVIEW: The defensive line

CORVALLIS -- Oregon State's defense benefitted greatly from a pair of senior defensive tackles last season but they're now gone. What will the d-line look like this spring for the Beavs, what challenges does the unit face and how do things measure up as the 2013 campaign gets underway in April with the start of spring drills? BF.C offers this wide-ranging look from Drew Wilson-McGrath…
March 1, 2013

A closer look at the Beaver DL youth

CORVALLIS -- Oregon State for 2013 loses its two starting defensive tackles to graduation – who will fill the void? BF.C takes a closer look at some of the younger d-line players on the OSU roster who spent the past season polishing up their game.
January 15, 2013

Riley talks Beaver youth, up-and-comers

CORVALLIS – Thursday's practice session for the Beavs was dedicated to giving the 2's and the scout team some structured playing time, and a few groups stood out in particular. Indeed, Mike Riley had a big smile on his face, and was busy naming names…
December 20, 2012

PRACTICE: Riley like a kid in candy store

CORVALLIS -- While much attention was dedicated to the reports surrounding Mike Riley and Wisconsin's head coaching gig, there was also an actual practice that took place. And as Oregon State prepares to take on Texas in the Alamo Bowl on Dec. 29, Mike Riley looked like he was having the time of his life on Friday calling the plays for the Beaver offense.
December 14, 2012

DAY 17: Beavs look to be rounding into form

CORVALLIS--A lot of big hits for the Beavs, some smooth offense and decent accuracy from the quarterbacks despite strong winds. It was also the first time Mike Riley intentionally made mention of the upcoming home opener against Nicholls State, set for September 1. Joe Seumalo lends us his insight into the bright future of the Oregon State defensive line squad and more in this Day 17 report.
August 24, 2012