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Oregon State QB Luton granted sixth year of eligibility

Jan. 10, 2019 3:09 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State quarterback Jake Luton has been granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA. Luton has started in just nine games for the Beavers since his first season in 2017 because of injuries. That year he missed eight games with a spine injury, then last season he missed all...

Oregon State lands 15 prospects during early signing period

Dec. 19, 2018 6:50 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith says the Beavers have brought in 15 players who will help them build toward the future. The Beavers landed 12 prep players and three junior college transfers on the first day of the early signing period Wednesday. They'll join four players who have...

Oregon State ends season with a drubbing in the Civil War

Nov. 24, 2018 2:29 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith knew this wasn't going to be easy. The former Beavers quarterback returned to Corvallis and wrapped up his first season as a head coach with a 2-10 record, dropping eight of nine in Pac-12 play. After a stint as quarterbacks coach at Washington under...

Verdell has 5 TDs in Oregon's 55-15 win over Oregon State

Nov. 23, 2018 9:25 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Mario Cristobal says redshirt freshman running back CJ Verdell is just "scratching the surface" for what he can become. Verdell ran for 187 yards and four touchdowns, and also caught a scoring pass as Oregon defeated Oregon State 55-15 Friday in a Civil War victory that...

Smith's Oregon State plays for bragging rights in Civil War

Nov. 22, 2018 3:15 PM EST

Jonathan Smith played in four Civil War games between Oregon and Oregon State, but one moment stands out from 2000 when the No. 5 Ducks played the No. 8 Beavers. Smith was quarterback for the Beavers while Joey Harrington was behind center for the Ducks. The game had big postseason implications for both teams....

Civil War week always comes with a look back at the past

Nov. 21, 2018 6:21 PM EST

Unlike past years, not a whole lot is on the line for this Friday's Civil War game between Oregon and Oregon State. No Pac-12 championships, no Rose Bowls. The Ducks look to perhaps improve their bowl prospects. The Beavers' season ends regardless of the outcome. But there are bragging rights. "It's important for...