2006 All-Star Beavers

2006 All-Star Beavers

Get your TIVO ready as five Oregon State football seniors hit the field in their final game with the Beaver logo on their helmet.

DT Alvin Smith | Las Vegas All-American Classic

Kickoff:  1:30 p.m., Saturday, January 11
TV:  -
Radio:  KNBR 680
More:  Lvaac.com | Gazette Times

Why playing in an all-star game:
Started all 11 games in 2005 for a unit that ranked first in the Pac-10 this season for rush defense allowing 108 yards per game.

Other Pac-10 players in the Las Vegas All-American Classic:
QB David Koral (UCLA), RT Robin Meadow (UW), DE Copeland Bryant (UA), John Walker (USC), SS Jared Page (UCLA)

Beaver connections:

  • Strong safety Mitch Meeuwsen played in inagural All-American Classic in 2005.

 

WR Mike Hass | East-West Shrine Game

Kickoff:  1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 21
TV:  ESPN2
Radio:  Armed Forces Radio
More:  ShrineGame.com

Why playing in an all-star game:
Concluded his career by being awarded the Biletnikoff Award, as the nation’s top receiver...selected to the Walter Camp, Associated Press and ESPN.com All-America teams...set a Pac-10 record with 1,532 yards receiving in the recently completed season...holds the school records for receptions (220) and yards (3,924), and shares the record for touchdown receptions (20).

Other Pac-10 players in the East-West Shrine Game:
S Darnell Brooks (UA), QB Drew Olson (QB), P Tom Malone (USC), FB David Kirtman (USC), DB Justin Wyatt (USC), FB Gilbert Harris (UA), LB Jon Alston (Stanford), LB Dale Robinson (ASU), LB Jamar Williams (ASU), DL Manase Hopoi (UW), OL Nick Mihlhauser (WSU), OT Joe Toledo (UW), OL Aaron  Merz (Cal), TE Tim Day (UO), DE Frostee Rucker (USC), DE Devan Long (UO)

Beaver connections:

  • QB Derek Anderson, CB Aric Williams and RT Doug Nienhuis all played in the 2005 Shrine Game.
  • Oregon State has had 87 players selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game since 1925.


 

LB Trent Bray | East-West Shrine Game

Kickoff:  1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 21
TV:  ESPN2
Radio:  Armed Forces Radio
More:  ShrineGame.com

Why playing in an all-star game:
A first team All-Pac-10 Conference linebacker...led the Pac-10 for tackles per game in 2005 at 10.5 after finishing second in 2004 at 10.2....started 34 straight games and finished his career sixth all-time at OSU for career tackles with 337.

Other Pac-10 players in the East-West Shrine Game:
S Darnell Brooks (UA), QB Drew Olson (QB), P Tom Malone (USC), FB David Kirtman (USC), DB Justin Wyatt (USC), FB Gilbert Harris (UA), LB Jon Alston (Stanford), LB Dale Robinson (ASU), LB Jamar Williams (ASU), DL Manase Hopoi (UW), OL Nick Mihlhauser (WSU), OT Joe Toledo (UW), OL Aaron  Merz (Cal), TE Tim Day (UO), DE Frostee Rucker (USC), DE Devan Long (UO)

Beaver connections:

  • QB Derek Anderson, CB Aric Williams and RT Doug Nienhuis all played in the 2005 Shrine Game.
  • Oregon State has had 87 players selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game since 1925.


 

 

LB Keith Ellison | East-West Shrine Game

Kickoff:  1:00 p.m., Saturday, January 21
TV:  ESPN2
Radio:  Armed Forces Radio
More:  ShrineGame.com

Why playing in an all-star game:
Started all 23 games at linebacker during his Beaver career...was a 2005 first team All-Pac-10 Conference selection after earning honorable mention honors as a junior...fourth in the conference last season with a nine tackles per game average...ror his Beaver career he accumulated 166 tackles, including 25.5 for loss and nine quarterback sacks.

Other Pac-10 players in the East-West Shrine Game:
S Darnell Brooks (UA), QB Drew Olson (QB), P Tom Malone (USC), FB David Kirtman (USC), DB Justin Wyatt (USC), FB Gilbert Harris (UA), LB Jon Alston (Stanford), LB Dale Robinson (ASU), LB Jamar Williams (ASU), DL Manase Hopoi (UW), OL Nick Mihlhauser (WSU), OT Joe Toledo (UW), OL Aaron  Merz (Cal), TE Tim Day (UO), DE Frostee Rucker (USC), DE Devan Long (UO)

Beaver connections:

  • QB Derek Anderson, CB Aric Williams and RT Doug Nienhuis all played in the 2005 Shrine Game.
  • Oregon State has had 87 players selected to play in the East-West Shrine Game since 1925.


 

DT Sir Henry Anderson | Hula Bowl

Kickoff:  4:00 p.m., Saturday, January 21
TV:  ESPN
Radio:  -
More:  HulaBowlMaui.com

Why playing in an all-star game:
Started 22 games for his career, including all 11 in 2005...finished his career with 65 tackles, including 17.5 for loss...his play helped the Oregon State defense rank first in the Pac-10 this season for rush defense allowing 108 yards per game.

Other Pac-10 players in the Hula Bowl:
LB Joe Lobendahn (UW), OG Tusi Sa'au (UW),  OT Joe Toledo (UW)

Beaver connections:

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