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Lucy tells Charlie Brown not to worry. This time she will hold the football as he attempts to kick it. Chuck walks back excitedly. This time he is going to do it. It’s really going to happen this time. He revs up, speeds toward the kick and then right at go time … Lucy pulls the ball away. Charlie Brown goes flying and falls on his back. Splat. Duped again.
It is one of the iconic moments in Charlie Brown’s illustrious career as king of the blockheads. Sometimes a cartoon can feel like real life.
So why should I change my name to ol’Chuck? Why do I feel like a blockhead lately? Look no further than the Oregon State men’s basketball team. Every time they get close, it is as if Lucy is pulling the football right out from under me or us. Often it is difficult to aptly describe a team without seeing them in person. Before the holiday, my soft prediction for the Beavers this year had a bright outlook.
Well, did not take long for things to change. I was fortunate to see the ...
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Oregon State heavyweight Clayton Jack is headed to WWE developmental. The Beavers' announced Jack's signing on the university's athletics website.
Jack, a former All-American who compiled a 121-37 record, signed a three-year deal with WWE, and he's headed to NXT in Tampa. He starts January 24.
Jim Ross called Jack "a big kid with a wonderful, outgoing...
Beavers looking for second wind
After a stellar start to the season the Oregon State Beavers have hit their first real rough patch. The Beavs are a disappointing 0-3 to start conference play, will all three losses coming at home.
But OSU has plenty of big games down the stretch, and the team’s just beginning to hit the meat of its Pac-12 play.
Here’s a rundown of four big games...
WWE sign Oregon State’s Clayton Jack:
WWE have signed Oregon State NCAA All-American wrestler Clayton Jack to a 3 year developmental contract.
The heavyweight amateur star was scouted by Hall of Famer Gerald Brisco, as part of his duties to find legitimate athletes to cross-over in to pro wrestling.
Jack was originally approached last year after a tryout in Tampa, but chose to...
NCAA All-American wrestler Clayton Jack has signed a developmental contract with WWE. OSUBeavers.com reports that Clayton, who is from Oregon State University, has signed a three-year contract and will report to developmental on January 24th. Jack is one of Gerry Brisco’s scouting’s and attended a WWE tryout last year.
Jack spot about his signing, saying...
Ben Howland talks about the win over Oregon State, what the ten game winning streak means, and how it felt to see Jamaal Wilkes get his jersey retired...
It's not great timing for the Beavers, missing three players as they head to L.A. to face the first-place Bruins. But Oregon State still presents some challenges...
FOR ALL THE recruiting moves of late that Oregon State has made, one spot continues to remain unfilled -- quarterback. But OSU may be zeroing in on their QB for the 2013 class. BF.C talks to the 6-5 signal caller and state of Oregon native...
USC (7-10, 2-2) will host Oregon (14-2, 3-0) and Oregon State (10-6, 03) in the Galen Center Thursday and Saturday. The Trojans will be led by interim head coach Bob Cantu.