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Golden State Warriors and former Washington State guard Klay Thompson speaks as the school retired his jersey number during halftime of an NCAA college basketball game between Washington State and Oregon State in Pullman, Wash., Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

WSU wins on day it retires Klay Thompson's jersey

Jan. 18, 2020 8:35 PM EST

PULLLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Whenever Isaac Bonton drained a 3-pointer or dished out an assist, NBA and Washington State great Klay Thompson was on his feet, cheering on the young point guard. Thompson ended up spending a lot of time on his feet as Bonton scored a career-high 34 points and Washington State beat...

Washington head coach Mike Hopkins calls to his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against the Oregon State, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Washington rebounds with 64-56 victory over Oregon State

Jan. 17, 2020 2:11 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — For all the attention focused on Isaiah Stewart and Jaden McDaniels, the other two freshman for Washington finally got their chance to shine. RaeQuan Battle and Marcus Tsohonis aren't secrets anymore. “Obviously me and Jaden are playing a lot and to see Marcus and RaeQuan come out...

Oregon State's Tres Tinkle (3) congratulates Ethan Thompson (5) after Thompson forced a turnover, as Arizona's Max Hazzard walks behind, in the closing minute of an NCAA college basketball game in Corvallis, Ore., Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

Tinkle scores 20 as Oregon State beats No. 24 Arizona 82-65

Jan. 13, 2020 1:31 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State used a big second half to pull away with a big win against No. 24 Arizona. 'Tres Tinkle scored 20 points and the Beavers beat the Wildcats 82-65 on Sunday night. The senior forward also had six rebounds, seven assists and three steals. Ethan Thompson had 18 points and...

Arizona State's Remy Martin, center, shoots between against Oregon State's Sean Miller-Moore, left, Ethan Thompson, center right, and Kylor Kelley, right, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Corvallis, Ore., Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

Martin scores 24, Arizona State holds off Oregon State 82-76

Jan. 10, 2020 2:28 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Despite Arizona State’s lopsided loss at Arizona in its Pac-12 opener last weekend, Remy Martin expected to see a different Sun Devils team Thursday against Oregon State. The 6-foot junior guard was on to something. Martin scored a game-high 24 points to lead Arizona State...

Oregon State guard Ethan Thompson, front, struggles to pull in the ball as Colorado guard McKinley Wright IV defends in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Boulder, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Oregon State turns up pressure, rallies past Colorado 76-68

Jan. 5, 2020 9:20 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Ethan Thompson and Oregon State felt no pressure down 12 in the second half. That's when the Beavers decided to make Colorado feel plenty of it. Thompson scored 24 points, Tres Tinkle hit a go-ahead layup with 2:25 remaining and Oregon State rallied after switching on its swarming...

Utah guard Jaxon Brenchley (5) drives as Oregon State guard Gianni Hunt (0) defends in the first half during an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Utah beats Oregon State 81-69 behind Allen’s double-double

Jan. 3, 2020 12:03 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah offered up a sneak preview of the fast pace and gritty defense it wants to spring on other Pac-12 teams this season. The Utes pulled away for an 81-69 victory over Oregon State in the Pac-12 opener for both teams on Thursday night by getting out and getting transition baskets and...

Thompson's 25 PTs lifts Oregon St. past N. Dakota 83-66

Dec. 29, 2019 9:09 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State’s Ethan Thompson isn’t usually the Beavers’ leading scorer. But he delivered a career-high 25 points in an 83-66 victory over North Dakota on Sunday. Thompson scored 11 points in the first half, including three 3-pointers, helping the Beavers (10-2)...

Texas A&M uses big second-half run to beat Oregon St. 64-49

Dec. 22, 2019 12:49 AM EST

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Prior to his team's nonconference matchup with Oregon State on Saturday night, Texas A&M coach Buzz Williams said it would take a miracle for the Aggies to pull off the upset. With a sigh of relief, after A&M’s 64-49 win over the Beavers at Reed Arena, Williams...

Thompson, Kelley lead Oregon State to 88-78 win over UTSA

Dec. 18, 2019 9:01 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Oregon State is off to its best start in 35 years and has its depth to thank for it. Ethan Thompson and Kylor Kelley each scored 23 points and Oregon State beat Texas-San Antonio 88-78 on Wednesday night for its seventh straight win. Thompson shot 8 of 11 from the field, and Kelley was 7 of...

Tinkle has 26 and Oregon St downs Arkansas Pine-Bluff 80-46

Dec. 14, 2019 9:12 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — While proud of an 8-1 start, the Oregon State Beavers know that the important games lie ahead. “It's all about building momentum toward conference play, and not taking steps back. So, building one little small block at a time,” coach Wayne Tinkle said. “We know...