Found August 23, 2013 on Oregon Sports News:
Once upon a time, Oregon State University did not have a track and field program. The well ran dry. There was not enough money in the till. After the 1988 season, it was discontinued. Around that time, OSU football was struggling as well. Winning seasons were hard to come by. From 1980-1996, the Beavers won 34 games - total. Hence, sharing the wealth was difficult because the wealth was sparse. Did you know the movie Les Miserables (from 2012) produced by Universal Studios, made more money ($437 million) than The Place Beyond the Pines ($39 million, also by Universal) starring Bradley Cooper and Ryan Gosling? Southwest Airlines probably makes more money on flights from Portland to Las Vegas than flights from Portland to Phoenix. You see, often in companies, one thing carries another. In other words, just because a company does not make money in one area, it makes up for it in another. The whole enchilada doesn’t fold up when one area’s cash register isn’t as glamorous ...

Photo: Oregon State Unveils New Twitterific Stadium Banner

The NCAA may have the ability to ban Twitter hashtags and handles on playing fields, but it sure can’t do anything about programs advertising them in the stands. Oregon State, fresh off of a rebranding this past offseason, has also redone the banner that runs along its student section at Reser Stadium. Check it out: The school has opted to go heavy on its Twitter game, displaying...

DAY 16: Talking Beavs with Mike Riley

CORVALLIS – An Oregon State tailback turned corner has a new role – or is roles? And will the Beavers scrimmage this fall camp? OSU’s head man answers that in definitive fashion and also touched on a number of additional items on Thursday. All that plus our practice notes on the offense right after the jump...

Oregon State Beavers Positioned For Early Success, Showdown With Stanford

Oregon State, during the Mike Riley era, has developed a notorious reputation for getting off to slow starts. While Riley is regarded as an above average head coach, his teams tend to take their time in finding a rhythm. In 2004, OSU began the season at 1-4, only to recover by finishing 7-5. In 2006, the Beavers began the season at 2-3, but posted a final record of 10-4. The next...

DAY 18: Harlow and Bolden will play in '13

CORVALLIS – Lots of nuggets coming out of Oregon State on Saturday. A trio of o-linemen sat out on Day 18 but the tight ends unit made some noise while a scout team WR turned heads. Also, OSU’s head man reveals two additional players who will burn a redshirt year. All that and more in this Day 18 offensive report from BF.C.

DAY 15, SESSION 1: D getting in sync

CORVALLIS – A young corner stood out on defense as the Oregon State secondary notched yet another fall camp pick on Day 15. A few injured players made room for some interesting new arrangements on the defensive line, and a defensive tackle went to the turf. The defense emphasized ‘hitting without really hitting’ and the D made a very impressive, in-sync read and execution.

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