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Pac-12 This Week: Utah's defense sits atop the league

Sep. 17, 2019 8:02 PM EDT

Utah left end Bradlee Anae may be the next mayor of Sack Lake City. Anae is among four players in the Pac-12 who have collected three sacks this season to lead the league, joining Oregon freshman Mase Funa, Colorado's Mustafa Johnson and Oregon State's Hamilcar Rashed. Anae has 20 career sacks, ranking him third...

Oregon State looks to improve against Cal Poly

Sep. 13, 2019 6:35 PM EDT

While the list of shortcomings that Oregon State needs to address is long, coach Jonathan Smith is still optimistic the Beavers are turning a corner. Oregon State is 0-2 this season with losses to Oklahoma State and Hawaii heading into Saturday's game against the FCS-level Cal Poly Mustangs. "I do think our guys...

Hawaii looks for 3rd Pac-12 win facing No. 23 Washington

Sep. 13, 2019 1:34 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Nick Rolovich is having some fun with Hawaii's start to the season to the point of tweeting a picture of the Rose Bowl logo. Why not? No team is dominating the Pac-12 quite like the Rainbow Warriors at this point in the year. "I think beating two Pac-12 teams has given them a little bit of...

Ward, Meskell's late FG help Hawaii beat Oregon State 31-28

Sep. 8, 2019 4:13 AM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — JoJo Ward had four touchdown receptions, Ryan Meskell kicked a 28-yard field goal late, and Hawaii escaped with a 31-28 win Oregon State on Saturday night. The Rainbow Warriors (2-0) overcame a pair of 14-point deficits, scored the game's final 17 points and never led until Meskell's...

Sanders, Wallace lead Okla. St. to big win over McNeese

Sep. 8, 2019 12:35 AM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Spencer Sanders believed that it was his fault that Oklahoma State was unable to move the ball on its first two possessions Saturday night, and put it on himself to turn the Cowboys' potent offense around. On the third play of Oklahoma State's third drive, he threw a 69-yard...

Hawaii aims for 2nd straight win over Pac-12 facing Beavers

Sep. 6, 2019 5:24 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith expected plenty of growth from his team coming off a 2-10 record last year and one game hasn't done anything to change those expectations. The Beavers (0-1) will look to rebound from a season-opening 52-36 loss to Oklahoma State when they face Hawaii at...

Oregon State's defensive woes continue; Hawaii up next

Sep. 4, 2019 7:11 PM EDT

One of the things Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith said he wanted to improve in his second season with the Beavers was the defense. After the team's opener, it's clear the D still deserves that attention. The Beavers gave up 555 yards in total offense in a 52-36 loss to Oklahoma State last weekend. The Cowboys...

Freshman QB Sanders impressive in Oklahoma State debut

Sep. 2, 2019 3:43 PM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Though he wasn't named Oklahoma State's starting quarterback until right before kickoff last weekend, redshirt freshman Spencer Sanders enjoyed an impressive debut in the Cowboys' 52-36 victory at Oregon State. After winning a lengthy QB competition with Hawaii grad transfer Dru...

Oklahoma State opens with 52-36 victory over Oregon State

Aug. 31, 2019 3:24 AM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Redshirt freshman Spencer Sanders says his first-game jitters were calmed by teammate Chuba Hubbard. Sanders made the most of his debut for Oklahoma State, throwing for 203 yards and three scores in a 52-36 victory over Oregon State on Friday night. Hubbard rushed for 221 yards and...

Oklahoma St starting QB still a mystery for Oregon St game

Aug. 29, 2019 7:08 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oklahoma State's quarterback situation is still somewhat of a mystery — at least publicly. Redshirt freshman Spencer Sanders and Hawaii graduate transfer Dru Brown have been competing for the starting nod since spring. Both will likely play Friday night when the Cowboys visit...