OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The popular narrative has been that Oregon State’s run to the national championship was fueled by the Beavers’ desire to redeem themselves for fizzling out in last year’s College World Series. Coach Pat Casey doesn’t dispute that. But he says there is more to it. “I think the fuel started these … Continue reading OMAHA, Neb | Beavers’ coach says ’16 NCAA snub sparked championship run
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Oregon State has won 109 of 127 baseball games over two seasons with mostly the same cast of players. They see winning a national championship as the only way to validate their body of work. “Ultimately,” Beavers coach Pat Casey said Sunday, “nobody cares how many games you win unless you … Continue reading OMAHA, Neb | Oregon State out to finish redemption tour against Arkansas
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Oregon State used a five-run second inning to build a big lead, Brandon Eisert pitched a season-long 5 1/3 innings of one-hit shutout relief, and the Beavers beat Mississippi State 12-2 in the College World Series on Friday to set up a bracket final rematch. The Beavers (51-11-1) have staved off … Continue reading OMAHA, Neb | Oregon St. offense keeps humming in 12-2 win over Miss. St.
ALBANY, N.Y. /March 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — It was a stellar day for the Pac-12 with Oregon State and UCLA both pulling off upsets to advance to the Elite Eight. The sixth-seeded Beavers beat second-seeded Baylor, while the third-seeded Bruins knocked off No. 2 seed Texas. It’s UCLA’s first trip to a regional final since … Continue reading Pac-12 has solid day with Oregon State and UCLA advancing
KNOXVILLE, Tenn/March 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Oregon State coach Scott Rueck had insulated himself from much of the media coverage leading into the women’s NCAA Tournament. But struggling to sleep at 2 a.m. Sunday morning before Oregon State faced Tennessee in the second round, Rueck stumbled upon an ESPN preview article. He noticed a nugget about … Continue reading Tennessee loses in NCAAs for first time at home
SALEM, Ore/February 07, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — An Oregon state senator subjected two female senators to unwanted touching and groped or gave lingering hugs to many other women working at the Capitol, according to a report released by an independent investigator. The investigation into Sen. Jeff Kruse’s behavior is one of many in statehouses nationwide following a … Continue reading Governor: Oregon lawmaker accused of groping should resign