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Colorado beats Oregon State 73-58 in Pac-12 quarterfinals

Mar. 14, 2019 9:45 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Colorado took one punch after another from Oregon State, watching what once seemed to be an insurmountable lead turn into a close game. When the Buffaloes finally decided to strike back, they were able to hold off the Beavers. McKinley Wright IV scored 17 points and Colorado blew most of a...

Oregon State outlasts Washington State 85-77

Mar. 9, 2019 7:01 PM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Oregon State won ugly, beating Washington State 85-77 on Saturday afternoon to clinch a first-round bye in the upcoming Pac-12 Tournament. Tres Tinkle scored 26 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as the Beavers came up big on defense late in the second half to spoil the Cougars' senior...

Washington gets 15th win, holds off Oregon State 81-76 in OT

Mar. 7, 2019 1:32 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — With how much attention he's drawn from opponents, it's been rare for Washington's Noah Dickerson to have a night where he found the space and freedom to be a threat on the offensive end. Oregon State chose to play Dickerson straight up, and Washington's bruising forward answered with one of...

Dort scores 20 as Arizona State beats Oregon State 74-71

Mar. 3, 2019 11:22 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Luguentz Dort doesn't feel the pressure of big moments on the court, said Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley. "It's rare that you see a freshman that never gets rattled. He's got a very cool customer way about him," Hurley added. Dort had 20 points with four 3-pointers —...

Doutrive's beats buzzer sending Arizona past Oregon St 74-72

Mar. 1, 2019 12:33 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Devonaire Doutrive didn't think he had ever hit a game-winning buzzer beater before at any level. "It feels good. It feels great," the Arizona freshman said. "The last play, coach drew up a play, they told me to rebound." Doutrive grabbed an offensive rebound and scored on a mid-air...

Oregon State takes control late to defeat USC, 67-62

Feb. 23, 2019 9:19 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oregon State took a big step toward possibly getting a first-round bye for the Pac-12 tournament. The Beavers took control of Saturday's game against USC in the final three minutes as they defeated the Trojans 67-62. The win moves the Beavers (17-9) into a tie with Arizona State for...

UCLA hangs on to beat Oregon State 68-67 after blowing lead

Feb. 22, 2019 2:01 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA won its first three games under interim coach Murry Bartow with Chris Smith in the starting lineup. Having lost four of its last five, Bartow decided to put Smith back in the rotation. The move paid off. Smith scored the go-ahead basket with 21 seconds left on a desperate bank shot...

Oregon State sweeps series with 72-57 win over Oregon

Feb. 17, 2019 1:44 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — For the Beavers, it was more about the league than the rivalry. Stephen Thompson Jr. had 22 points and Oregon State swept the Civil War series for the first time in nine seasons with a 72-57 victory over Oregon on Saturday night. Tres Tinkle got off to a slow start but added 13...

Apple Cup rivalry tops this week in the Pac-12

Feb. 13, 2019 3:11 AM EST

A look at things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK: Washington (19-5, 10-1) at Washington State (10-14, 2-8), Saturday. The Huskies will be big favorites in this rivalry game, but don't count out the Cougars after last week. Washington State pulled off one of the conference's rarest...

Thompson scores 20 as Oregon State holds off Cal, 79-71

Feb. 9, 2019 9:17 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Wayne Tinkle said that sophomore guard Ethan Thompson has taken his game to another level this season. "He's making really good decisions. We put the ball in his hands primarily this year. We know that he can erupt and score for us when we need it. He's a great...