THE BEAVERS CONTINUE to move towards school records for pass attempts and completions. Nearly 61 percent of OSU's plays have been passes this year, and now, if it plays out the way many expect, OSU must attempt to live by the pass against the Pac-12's best pass defense in Cal.
November 9, 2011

Riley looks back at Stanford, ahead to Cal

MIKE RILEY SAID on Sunday the biggest injury questions will be if they get Feti Unga and Grant Johnson back, as well as Jordan Bishop. It will probably be a few days before they have a better feel on if they'll be able to return.
November 7, 2011


OREGON STATE AGAIN takes some momentum and a positive feeling into a game on Saturday (TV: Root Sports-NW, 4:00 p.m.), but this time around the Beavers aren't thinking a win has been a season-changing event. Two wins in a row, however, might change that.
October 28, 2011

NOTEBOOK: Unga, Collins out for Saturday

OREGON STATE ALREADY had a hole to fill in the middle of their defensive line when DT Castro Masaniai was lost for the year this past Saturday to a broken fibula. Further losses now extend back into the box, as two-thirds of the Beavs' starting linebacking crew will sit out Saturday's game.
October 21, 2011

RILEY: More Halahuni, more run game

OREGON STATE HEAD MAN Mike Riley said WSU QB Jeff Tuel's mobility hurt them in last year's game, and so they'll have to account better for him and particularly on the zone read play. Here's what else was on Riley's mind headed into Week 7...
October 18, 2011

Injury bug bites in OSU loss

THROUGH THE AIR and on the ground, BYU took Oregon State to task on their own field. QB Riley Nelson threw for 217 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 87 yards to lead BYU over Oregon State 38-28 on Saturday.
October 15, 2011


CORVALLIS – It may have been a surprise to some, Scott Crichton atop the depth chart at defensive end pre-fall camp, but his early play has been impressive and Friday held more of the same. The D got the best of Ryan Katz, and Michael Doctor was back in action. Keep an eye out for true frosh WR Brandin Cooks. Here's the rundown from Warner Strausbaugh, who has his boots on the ground in Corvallis.
August 12, 2011