OSU NOTEBOOK: How to replace Terron Ward?

IF THE BEAVS have lost running back Terron Ward for the rest of the regular season, and possibly his OSU career, it’s a body blow for the Beavers on a number of fronts, Mike Riley said on Tuesday. Riley said it’s “very likely” Ward will miss the final two games, though it would seem it would take a near-miracle for him to return in time for the regular season finale just 11 days away.
November 18, 2014

Challenges abound for Oregon State in Boulder

CORVALLIS -- Oregon State’s defense has impressed me so far heading into Saturday's tilt at Colorado (Pac-12 Networks, 1 p.m.) I thought they would be an improved group from last year. I didn’t think they’d be better than the offense.
October 3, 2014

NEWSLINE: Beavs take 3-4 week hit on DL

BAD NEWS for Oregon State, good news for Colorado. Starting defensive tackle Jalen Grimble (knee) was on crutches during Tuesday's practice and told the Oregonian he is expected to miss 3-4 weeks. His surgery is scheduled for Monday.
September 30, 2014

What we've learned: Beavers' 2014 Fall Camp

CORVALLIS – The most intriguing position on the Beavs thus far in fall ball? I’d peg it to be one on offense, and probably not the one you’d think. To commemorate the end of the second week of the Beavers’ fall camp, here are a few of my impressions at each position.
August 18, 2014

OSU DAY 10: Mannion & Mullaney; Injury update

CORVALLIS - It’s Day 10 here at the Beavers’ fall camp, where it was announced that the Beavers will play a game against Ohio State in the year 2018. Also, more names were added to the Beavers’ injury list. Meanwhile, Sean Mannion and Richard Mullaney showed their chemistry is still there.
August 14, 2014

OSU SPRING PREVIEW: The Defensive Line

CORVALLIS – Hefty competition for one or both of the coveted starting DT spots, yes? A wide open battle for one DE spot opposite a season starter, you say? So who has the juice to grab assistant Joe Seumalo's attention and topple the other contenders? Well, you have to start with a guy who turned heads in practice last year but never played.
March 7, 2014

OSU 2013 Season in Review: Defensive Line

CORVALLIS – It wasn't a banner year for the Oregon State defensive line -- the injury bug gnawed at the ranks throughout, the JC transfers had a significant adjustment period and opposing teams often ran to success. It looked ugly at times. Still, while some players struggled, others flourished in the face of adversity. In the end, wishful thinking was levied against a sharp reality…
January 14, 2014

PRACTICE: Braun done, as bye week underway

CORVALLIS - It's a bye week for the Beavers so you would expect a number of players to be limited or held out of action. But defensive tackle John Braun's situation is something else entirely, with the bad news being that his season is over. Here's more on the injury front plus a rundown on the Beavers' practice...
November 5, 2013