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The Oregon State Beavers should beat the Nicholls State Colonels on Saturday. It’s as close to a guaranteed win as you can get in college football. The Colonels have won just one of their ten games while playing in the Southland conference of the NCAA’s football championship subdivision (formerly Division 1A.) Nicholls state is scoring just over 19 points per game while allowing almost 35. They have not faced an opponent of Oregon State’s quality all season. The last time that Nicholls state played an FBS opponent, they lost to Tulsa by fifty points. There should really be no question of whether the Beavers are going to win this game. The question is how fast can Oregon State build up a lead that will let them play some of their lesser used seniors?
Oregon State’s roster boasts 16 seniors. Some of them have been key pieces on this year’s team. Guys like Colby Prince, Markus Wheaton, Jordan Poyer and Andrew Seumalo have made significant names for themselves during their time at...
BEST OF MAXIM
Storm Woods ran for two touchdowns in the first quarter and No. 16 Oregon State put up its highest point total ever, routing Nicholls State 77-3 on Saturday in a game postponed by Hurricane Isaac.
The Beavers surpassed their 76-0 win over Willamette in 1931.
Oregon State (9-3) started playing its substitutes against the lower-division Colonels in taking a 35-0 halftime lead. Markus...
Oregon State finally gets to play its opener.
The No. 16 Beavers will host Nicholls State on Saturday. The game was supposed to be played on Sept. 1, but it was postponed when Hurricane Isaac bore down on the Colonels' Thibodeaux, La., campus. Officials for both schools decided it would be best to reschedule the game out of concern for the athletes impacted by the storm.
Meet Matthew Hamilton. He owns a sweet black eye after nearly plunging his truck onto a suburban Portland, Oregon highway after getting drunk while watching Saturday’s Oregon-Oregon State game at a friends house. How drunk was Hamilton when they pulled him from his ride?
Only 6-times the legal limit.
According to NWCN:
The driver who crashed into the railing on the Southwest Denney...
EVERY TIME YOU thought No. 10 Kansas would pull away, the Beavers fought back. In the end, though, Oregon State couldn't stop the Jayhawks in the paint, falling 84-78.
WHILE MOST EVERYONE ELSE has finished their college football season, Oregon State still has one game to go. Nicholls State isn’t expect to seriously challenge Oregon State (in order to cover every base, neither was Sac State in the 2011 opener. If the Beavs move to 9-3, which bowl will they be headed to?
CORVALLIS - Saturday marks the last regular season game for the 2012 Oregon State Beavers and it’s time to look at the bottom line – the win-loss record. The Beavers on Saturday after the Nicholls State game will, unless disaster strikes, go from a 3-9 mark last season to a 9-3 record in 2012. So how in the heck did they affect such a striking turnaround?
IT WASN'T EXPECTED to be competitive, and it was anything but. Oregon State rolled 77-3 over Nicholls State to close out their regular season 9-3. It is the most points ever scored by OSU. Early on, Markus Wheaton became the Beavs' all-time leading receiver, finishing with 12 grabs for 123 yards and a touchdown.