Oregon State released the spring football schedule this week. The first
practice is slated for April 1 with the spring scrimmage to be played on May
1. An additional scrimmage will be played on April 3. All
practices are open to public..full
Game times for the Temple and New Mexico game have been tentatively set for
OSU has raised $17 million so far for the expansion of Reser Stadium.
Their goal is to raise $32 million. Despite the funding being slightly
behind, OSU athletic director Bob De Carolis expects to break ground on the
project in May or June..more
Former Beaver strong safety Calvin Carlyle signed with the Green Bay Packers
as a free agent...more
Dwan Edwards and James Newson have been performing well during practices for the Senior Bowl, which is going to be played this Saturday on ESPN starting at 3:00 PM. theNFLexperts.com have been taking notes at the practices; click here to read their comments.
ESPN's Mel Kiper has Steven Jackson going to New England at #21 and Dwan Edwards going to Seattle at #23 in his mock draft.
James Alder of About.com has Jackson going to the Steelers with the #11
pick, Edwards going to the Cowboys at #22, and Newson going to the Broncos
The Gazette-Times reported that former OSU
defensive line coach Mike Waufle (1990-91) was named the new defensive line
coach for the New York Giants. He had held a similar position with the
- Mike Riley and his staff received five verbals this past weekend.
The recent commits were OL Adam Speer, LB Alan Darline, DL Jon Ioane, RB
Patrick Fuller, and LB Wallace Bates. For a printer-friendly page of the
current Beaver verbals click
- James Greule and OrangeAttack have been working hard on the premium board
answering your questions about recruits. They have also been doing bios
on the players...visit
- Forward Nick DeWitz joined the basketball team this week as a walk-on. DeWitz was recruited by John while
the OSU head coach was still at the University of Arizona. Nick had trouble qualifying
and never made it to Arizona. He played JC ball in Utah before
transferring to Iowa before coming to Corvallis...Oregonian
HEADLINES YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED
Helmets of 12 of the 13 teams Oregon State played this past season are displayed on a shelf above the doorway to football equipment manager Steve McCoy's office in the Valley Football Center.
Arranged in near-perfect chronological order — Sacramento State's place at the head of the line was usurped by New Mexico after the Las Vegas Bowl — they provide a unique visual review of the Beavers' progress throughout the fall...more
DeWitz joins basketball team
Moments after Tuesday's practice ended, Oregon State men's basketball coach Jay John extended a hand to his newest player and said, "Welcome to Corvallis."
Nick DeWitz smiled, said "thanks" and, after a brief conversation, started shooting baskets in what he hopes will be his new home gym, Gill Coliseum...more