Found October 01, 2012 on Oregon Sports News:
Sean Mannion led the Beavers through a second half shootout with 433 yards to make Mike Riley the winningest coach in Oregon State football’s history. Going undefeated in September sets Oregon State up for a good season, one that will end versus the mighty Ducks. Although a long road to the Pac-12 Championship, the clutch win against Arizona shows that Oregon State are serious contenders. They have rightfully earned the #14 ranking. The passing game was above par, caught mostly by one of college football’s most dynamic wide receiver duos. Markus Wheaton and Brandin Cooks combined for a total of 19 catches and 315 yards. Wheaton grabbed two touchdowns from the Sophomore Mannion, who gave credit to his “playmakers on both sides of the field” for the “good team win”. Mannion, after throwing a career-high in passing yards, mentioned that the momentum started early on with the offensive line’s strong effort and that he was proud of the team for “settling down” in the 3rd quarter, keepin...
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  • They will lose to the Ducks. Big. Probably lose on the road against Stanford and Washington too. I'm not ready to drink the Beaver juice just yet. They have a long way to go before that conference championship is within their grasp.

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Video: Rich Rodriguez after Oregon State

Rich Rodriguez met with the media after Saturday's loss to Oregon State. View the video for his thoughts on the loss, what Arizona needs to improve, and more.

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Computer rankings name Oregon St. number one team in the nation.

Oregon St. quarterback Sean Mannion. via Los Angeles Times. If the thought of the use of computer rankings to help calculate the BCS standings makes your blood boil, then you probably are not going to like this news. Two computer rankings, the Colley Matrix and the Massey rankings, have Oregon State as the top team in the nation. "Oregon State is ranked No. 1...

No. 18 Oregon St. 38, Arizona 35

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Matt Scott marched Arizona quickly down the field, hitting Austin Hill for a touchdown that gave the Wildcats a three-point lead. They just left too much time for Sean Mannion and No. 18 Oregon State. Scott threw for a career-high 403 yards and three touchdowns, but had two interceptions and Arizona couldn't stop Mannion in the closing minutes in a 38-35 loss to the Beavers...

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ON PAPER, Saturday’s game against WSU is a total mismatch in Oregon State's favor -- but OSU cannot afford to get cocky despite three headline making wins, two of which were on the road. Expect the unexpected in the Pac-12. And the Cougs will be looking to give the Beavs a dose of exactly that, on the prowl and hoping to upset No.14/17 OSU in Corvallis. So who has the edge? Glad you asked...

Coach Mike Riley rights the No. 14 Beavers

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