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Pivec helps Oregon St beat Pacific 69-57

Nov. 12, 2019 1:19 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State senior guard Mikayla Pivec knows the Beavers will need to play better moving forward after receiving a test from Pacific in the second round of the preseason WNIT. Pivec, an All Pac-12 selection last season, led the seventh-ranked Beavers with 18 points and 17 rebounds...

No. 7 Oregon State opens with 86-57 win over UC Irvine

Nov. 10, 2019 12:01 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Taylor Jones felt just a twinge of nervousness before her first official college game. It sure didn't show. As her parents looked on, the 6-foot-4 freshman from Texas had 20 points, all in the first half, and added 10 rebounds for No. 7 Oregon State in an 86-57 victory over UC Irvine...

Oregon State holds off Iowa State 80-74

Nov. 9, 2019 7:27 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — It's just two games in, but Oregon State is already showing confidence. Tres Tinkle had 27 points, including a pair of key 3-pointers in the final moments, and the Beavers held off a late rally by Iowa State for an 80-74 victory on Saturday. Tinkle added 11 rebounds for Oregon State...

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...

Tinkle leads Oregon State to 87-67 win over CSU Northridge

Nov. 6, 2019 2:34 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — It was just a typical game of filling the stat sheet for Oregon State's Tres Tinkle. Tinkle scored 25 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and had seven assists, leading the Beavers to an 87-67 victory over Cal State Northridge on Tuesday night in the season opener for both teams. The...

Oregon State Police to end policing relationship with OSU

Oct. 23, 2019 10:21 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police will end its policing relationship with Oregon State University after more than 30 years of working with the school. KATU-TV reports the agency made the announcement Wednesday, just two days after state police officials released body cam video showing an OSP...

Oregon State announces new protections for old growth

Oct. 21, 2019 6:47 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State University has announced plans to immediately reinstitute an abandoned 2005 management plan for its McDonald-Dunn research forest outside Corvallis, in a sign of continued fallout from criticism of the school for clearcutting a stand of ancient trees that included a...

Owl vs. owl: Should humans intervene to save a species?

Oct. 15, 2019 2:44 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — As he stood amid the thick old-growth forests in the coastal range of Oregon, Dave Wiens was nervous. Before he trained to shoot his first barred owl, he had never fired a gun. He eyed the big female owl, her feathers streaked brown and white, perched on a branch at just the right...

No. 15 Utah routs Oregon State 52-7

Oct. 13, 2019 12:40 AM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Zack Moss declared his return in a striking way. He rushed for 121 yards and two touchdowns, including a 91-yard scoring run in the opening quarter, and No. 15 Utah routed Oregon State 52-7 on Saturday night. Moss, who was returning from a shoulder injury, sat out the second half. He...

Oregon St facing big challenge vs Utah a week after big win

Oct. 11, 2019 3:47 PM EDT

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State finds itself walking a line between embracing the excitement of a big win and not letting that emotion distract from the current task at hand: No. 15 Utah. The Beavers (2-3, 1-1) are coming off a 48-31 victory over UCLA at the Rose Bowl last weekend, just their second...