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Oklahoma State not announcing a starting QB before opener

Aug. 23, 2019 9:10 PM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State hasn't announced a starting quarterback and coach Mike Gundy will not reveal his plans for the position before the Cowboys' season opener next Friday night at Oregon State. Both redshirt freshman Spencer Sanders and Hawaii grad transfer Dru Brown have been competing...

Pick Six: Shenault Jr., Bowman among best on bowl-less teams

Aug. 19, 2019 11:34 AM EDT

Not every college football team makes it to a bowl, though 39 postseason games in the Bowl Subdivision can make it seem that way. That leaves more than 50 teams whose seasons will end before December. Among those unfortunate squads there are still some terrific players who will go largely unnoticed as their teams...

Beavers remain in rebuilding mode under Jonathan Smith

Aug. 14, 2019 4:20 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith is pragmatic about his team's prospects this season. The former Beavers quarterback knew what he was getting into when he took over after a disastrous 2017. Entering his second season, he knows change will be incremental. "It wasn't just going to...

Oregon State quarterback Jake Luton getting another chance

Aug. 6, 2019 6:08 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State quarterback Jake Luton is getting one more chance in a career marred by injury. Luton was granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA and he is competing — again — to be the Beavers' starter. His approach is to keep it simple. "I'm just trying to stay...

Oregon State's theme for upcoming season is urgency

Jul. 31, 2019 6:27 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State's players headed into fall camp wearing orange wristbands stamped with the word "urgency." That's the theme for the Beavers as they embark on their second year under coach Jonathan Smith. The team is looking for a turnaround after going 2-10 in Smith's debut season. "I...