Oregon State took an 11-4
lead in the first half and never looked back as Calvin Haynes
tied a career high with 25 points, which included 5 of 6 three three point range,
to lead the Beavers to a 73-65 win over Fresno State.
It was the 1,600th victory
for the Beaver program. Only 15 Division I teams have 1,600 or more wins. Box
- Oregon State made just
70.8% of its free throws while Fresno State made 66.7%
- Four OSU players scored
in double figures (Haynes, S. Tarver, Omari Johnson, and Lathen Wallace)
- The Beavers outscored
the Bulldogs 40-29 in the first half
- Oregon State had 29 bench
points compared to FSU's 5
- The Beavers largest lead
with 18 with 12:54 left in the second half
Coach Craig Robinson
- Tonight was really good. I couldn’t be happier with the way we played
this game. The final point spread doesn’t really show how well we were
playing defense. Our guys did everything we asked. We wanted them to be tough
and aggressive on defense and to execute on offense and we managed to do that."
at Washington, Thurs., Dec.
31 with tipoff at 7:00 PM. The game will be televised by FSN NW.
Mississippi Valley State 76-62 in Corvallis.
- 25, Haynes
- 6, S. Tarver, J. Burton
Assists - 4,
- 15, P. George
- 9, P. George
Assists - 5,
- FR G Rhys Murphy - out for four weeks with a foot injury
- The basketball program
notched its 1,600 victory Wednesday (12/23).
MISCELLANEOUS NEWS AND NOTES
- The Beavers lead the
Pac-10 at 9.1 steals per game
- Seth Tarver has scored
in double figures in 9 of 10 games this season
- Seth Tarver ranks second
in the NCAA at 3.3 steals per game