Roberto Nelson/dailybarometer.comThe Maryland Terrapins continued their early non-conference schedule with a Sunday night tilt against the Beavers of Oregon State in front of a packed house that included President Obama and his family (Michelle's brother in law Craig is the head coach of the Beavers). OSU came to College Park with a 1-1 record, having just lost to the Coppin...
ROBERTO NELSON DIDN’T score a point in the first half against Colorado. But it didn’t take long in the second half for him to give Oregon State the lead. The Beavs picked up a pair of double-doubles from and OSU upset Colorado 64-58 on the road.
CORVALLIS -- Oregon State fell to the Stanford Cardinal Thursday night by a score of 82-72, in what can only be called a typical event for the 2013 Beaver basketball squad. You’ve heard this story before – a strong first half run with a clean finish by Roberto Nelson to put the Beavs up a point going into the locker room. But then… OSU had to play the second half.
CORVALLIS – This time there would be no second half falter. Oregon State ran away from Utah by a score of 82-64 on Wednesday night to get their second Pac-12 win. Joe Burton and Roberto Nelson had big nights, culminating in Burton flirting with a triple-double and Nelson tossing up 26. It was the Beavs’ biggest winning spread wise since Dec. 31 of last year – what was the difference maker?
Roberto Nelson had 26 points and five rebounds, and Oregon State pulled away from Utah in the second half for an 82-64 win Wednesday night.
Joe Burton added 17 points, seven rebounds and 10 assists for Oregon State (12-11, 2-8 Pac-12), which recorded its highest point total in a conference game this season.
Brandon Taylor had a season-high 21 points and six assists, and Jarred...
Roberto Nelson had a season-high 26 points Saturday to lead Oregon State to an 85-54 win against Grambling State.
Ahmad Starks added 17 points and Eric Moreland 14 points and 13 rebounds for Oregon State (5-2).
Terry Rose had 19 points for Grambling State (0-6), which has lost all of its games this season by at least 26 points.
Nelson, a junior guard, set a new career high with...
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December 08, 2012
Roberto Nelson is looking forward to his chance to guide the Oregon State Beavers now that Jared Cunningham has moved on.
The Beavers went 21-15 last season for their first 20-win season since 1989-90. They led the Pac-12 in scoring with an average of 78.9 points per game, a school record.
A big reason for their offensive success was Cunningham, who was the 24th overall pick in...
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November 01, 2012
OREGON STATE followed up a surprise loss to Idaho in the way some expected -- by blowing out their next opponent. Roberto Nelson led the way, with 21 points to lead Oregon State to 95-53 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday night.
Roberto Nelson had 21 points to lead Oregon State to 95-53 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday night.
Jared Cunningham added 16 points and five steals for the Beavers (7-2).
Daniel Barnes and Greg Travis had eight points each for Illinois-Chicago (3-6).
Oregon State took a 22-6 lead after nine straight points by Nelson and led 45-21 at halftime.
Illinois-Chicago got no closer...
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December 14, 2011
Roberto Nelson scored a season-high 21 points and made a career-best five 3-pointers to help host Oregon State roll to a 95-53 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday.