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Good things come to Beavs who wait


THE BEAVS landed their quarterback -- and it only took 354 days. Mike Riley turned one of the recruiting bromides on its head in landing Kyle Kempt this past weekend, the one that says you get your quarterback early in the spring.

It's not as if Oregon State didn't go after guys during the May Evaluation period and beyond. But they didn't just go around offering any warm body who played the position either. And when things didn't go their way, they didn't panic. Sometimes players decommit in the final weeks, and sometimes those players are quarterbacks. Butch Jones left Cincy for Tennessee, and Tommy Tuberville... Recommended Stories

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Oregon State has accepted the commitment of Kyle Kempt, as the Massillon (OH) quarterback pledged to…