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Desert Swarm: No. 6 Oregon, No. 7 Utah face final road tests

Nov. 21, 2019 12:36 PM EST

Here are some things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAMES OF THE WEEK No. 6 Oregon at Arizona State and No. 7 Utah at Arizona. Oregon wrapped up the Pac-12 North and a spot in the conference championship game with its win over Arizona last week. The Sun Devils were among the favorites in the South a...

Luton, late stop helps Oregon St. beat Arizona St. 35-34

Nov. 17, 2019 12:57 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — For as much growth as Oregon State has displayed in year two of the Jonathan Smith era, a signature home victory had eluded the Beavers. That is no longer the case. Jake Luton, one of 16 players honored during pregame festivities on senior day, passed for 288 yards and four...

Sun Devils needs a win vs Oregon State to be bowl eligible

Nov. 15, 2019 6:42 PM EST

The game between Arizona State and Oregon State might not appear to be a super compelling matchup, but to the Beavers it is vitally important. A win would get the Beavers (4-5, 3-3 Pac-12) one step closer to a goal that has been out of reach since 2013: a bowl berth. The Sun Devils (5-4, 2-4) are essentially a...

Ahmed has 2 TDs and Washington downs Oregon State 19-7

Nov. 9, 2019 3:10 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — When Oregon State closed in on Washington, Salvon Ahmed broke away with a 60-yard scoring run to douse any momentum the Beavers had. Ahmed ran for a career-high 174 yards, scoring twice, and Washington rebounded from a two-game losing streak with a 19-7 victory over the Beavers on...

Energized Beavers look to snap losing streak against Huskies

Nov. 7, 2019 3:54 PM EST

Whether Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith can provide the intel the Beavers need to finally beat Washington remains to be seen this season. But one thing is certain: The Beavers are sure energized. That's because they've got four wins, more than they've had in the last two years combined. Some players are...

Luton has 3 TDs in Oregon State's 56-38 win over Arizona

Nov. 2, 2019 9:03 PM EDT

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Oregon State went into its bye week looking for ways to exploit the many holes in Arizona's defense. When the Wildcats switched coordinators this week, the Beavers didn't change anything — and still blew right through them. Jake Luton threw for 328 yards and three touchdowns,...

Arizona faces Oregon State after firing Yates

Nov. 1, 2019 2:05 PM EDT

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona fired defensive coordinator Marcel Yates in hopes of jumpstarting a defense that has allowed 132 points the past three games. The Wildcats' first test under interim coordinator Chuck Cecil comes Saturday against Oregon State. The schemes aren't likely to change against the...

Can anyone stop No. 7 Oregon at this point? Trojans up next

Oct. 31, 2019 7:42 PM EDT

Here are some things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK: Seventh-ranked Oregon continues its march toward the Pac-12 championship game with a road game against USC. The Ducks (7-1, 5-0 Pac-12) have won seven straight games following the season-opening loss to Auburn. Despite a...

Edwards exceeds expectations, Kelly disappoints in 2nd year

Oct. 22, 2019 6:31 PM EDT

When Chip Kelly and Herm Edwards were hired, many praised UCLA for being able to beat Florida for Kelly's services and criticized Arizona State for hiring a former NFL coach who had not been on the sidelines since 2008. Nearly two years later those perceptions have changed. Edwards has the Sun Devils on the cusp...

Oregon State blows lead, comes back to beat Cal 21-17

Oct. 19, 2019 7:23 PM EDT

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Having seen his team dominate California all game, Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith felt it was appropriate that linebacker Hamilcar Rashed Jr. put an emphatic stamp on the day with with a game-ending sack. It was the season-high ninth sack by Smith's defense and helped erase any...