Posted March 07, 2012 on
LOS ANGELES - Well, Washington knows who they are going to play on Thursday at noon in the second round of the Pac-12 Tournament - the Oregon State Beavers. But more than anything else, the Huskies need to concentrate on the things that they need to do well. With that in mind, here's Kim Grinolds' thoughts on each player as they get ready to defend their regular-season crown.
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With a solid win against WSU, Oregon State has earned the right to play Washington in the Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinals Thursday noon at the Staples Center. The tournament game will be aired live on ROOT Sports and will be carried on 950-KJR AM. This is the first game for the Huskies as they try and go for a tourney three-peat for the first time since Arizona won three from 1988-1990.
Villanova, Purdue, Alabama and Oregon State will be the regional hosts for the 2012 2K Sports Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project.
The championship doubleheaders for the 18th annual, 12-team event will be at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 15-16, it was announced Tuesday.
Matchups for the championship rounds, as well as the entire bracket for the tournament, will be announced...
Devon Collier scored 19 points, Eric Moreland scored all 11 of his points in the second half and high-scoring Oregon State excelled in a defensive struggle for a 69-64 victory over Washington State in the opening round of the Pac-12 tournament Wednesday.
Joe Burton scored five of his 15 points in the final 3 minutes as the ninth-seeded Beavers (18-13) survived despite getting just...
Big Week for OSU Hoops
In just his second year as a full-time starter for the Oregon State University men’s basketball team, Jared Cunningham was able to add yet another achievement to his legacy as a Beaver.
The annual PAC-12 honors were handed down this past week and Cunningham found himself a member of the All Conference 1st Team (his first selection), and he also received...
PUSHED TO THE BRINK, Oregon State responded over the final six minutes in the Pac-12 tournament quarterfinals. Down seven, the Beavs chipped away until Ahmed Starks drilled a trey and Jared Cunningham hit a layup. Then, it was hold on time. In the end, Oregon State became the first No. 9 seed to knock off a No. 1 in Pac-12/10 tourney history, upsetting Washington 86-84.
OREGON STATE WAS red hot in the first half. Until they weren't. But when it mattered most, the Beavs were stout on both ends of the floor and hit their free throws, winning 69-64 and advancing to a showdown vs. the No. 1 seed in the Pac-12 Tournament.
Cougars vs Beavers Pac 12 Hoops
Did you miss the WSU Cougars vs. OSU Beavers game on Wednesday? We’ve got the highlights for you.
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LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Scout.com caught up with Oregon State junior guard Jared Cunningham after the Beavs' victory over Washington in the second round of the Pac-12 Tournament.
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