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Brown scores 27, Washington defeats Oregon State 82-72

Jan. 21, 2022 02:07 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Terrell Brown Jr. scored 27 points and Washington turned back Oregon State 82-72 on Thursday night despite being without head coach Mike Hopkins. With Hopkins in COVID-19 protocol, assistant Will Conroy stepped in as head coach. And the Huskies (9-7, 4-2...

Von Oelhoffen's clutch 3-pointer sparks Oregon State women

Jan. 17, 2022 20:06 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Talia von Oelhoffen drilled a 3-pointer with 18 seconds left in overtime, lifting Oregon State to a 69-66 victory over No. 22 Colorado on Monday. Von Oelhoffen missed a jumper with 24 seconds left but got a second chance after Jelena Mitrovic grabbed the...

Dan Rayfield likely to be Oregon’s next House speaker

Jan. 17, 2022 11:30 AM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — State Rep. Dan Rayfield is poised to be the next Oregon House Speaker after being officially nominated by Democratic representatives for the post. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports that Rayfield, of Corvallis, prevailed Sunday in a contested race to replace...

DeFazio endorses Hoyle in 4th District race

Jan. 15, 2022 00:28 AM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Retiring Oregon Democratic U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio has endorsed Val Hoyle in the race to replace him in the 4th District Congressional seat. DeFazio is stepping down from the position he’s held since 1987. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports that DeFazio pointed...

Pellington's late jumper lifts No. 7 Arizona over Oregon St

Jan. 14, 2022 01:07 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Shaina Pellington hit a pull-up jumper from just inside the foul line with 0.5 seconds remaining, lifting No. 7 Arizona to a 55-53 victory over Oregon State on Thursday night. Pellington, a senior guard, scored all 12 of her points in the second half as the...

Oregon holds off Oregon State late, earns a 78-76 road win

Jan. 11, 2022 00:31 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Eric Williams Jr. hit a 3-pointer with 13 seconds left and Oregon held on to take a 78-76 win over Oregon State in a Pac-12 Conference battle of rivals Monday night. Oregon took the lead with 1:37 left in the first half on a jumper by Rivaldo Soares to take...

Oregon State implodes west side of Reser Stadium

Jan. 07, 2022 19:07 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State has imploded part of Reser Stadium, beginning the next phase of a project to renovate the facility. Athletic director Scott Barnes set off the explosives that brought down the west side of the building Friday morning, with a crowd of watching...

Lucas' 25 points leads depleted Oregon St. past Utah 88-76

Dec. 30, 2021 23:52 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Jarod Lucas tied a season-high scoring 25 points and Warith Alatishe added 16 and Oregon State's starting lineup filled statistical columns while beating Utah 88-76 on Thursday night. With the exception of 11 seconds early Oregon State led the entire way. The...

Officer shoots man suspected of violating restraining order

Dec. 27, 2021 16:35 PM EST

ALBANY, Ore. (AP) — An Albany police officer shot a man on Friday who was suspected of violating a restraining order, according to the Corvallis Police Department. Albany police officers responded to the area of 9th Avenue and Southeast Jackson Street at 6 p.m. Friday to contact a...

Oregon State University 'likely' will require COVID boosters

Dec. 22, 2021 13:25 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State University says it will “likely” require students and employees to receive a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot. Oregon Public Broadcasting reports the school has already mandated the initial doses of the vaccine. OSU says the booster requirement...