The Trojans have been devastated by injuries. At the top of the list is receiver Marqise Lee, who is probable for the game because of a left knee injury that has sidelined him for two of the last three games.
The Pac 12 has a few quarterbacks being talked about when discussing the Heisman Trophy this season. While Oregon’s Marcus Mariota may be considered the Heisman favorite at this point in the season, Oregon State’s Sean Mannion has been doing more than enough to stay in the running, and may be the ultimate sleeper pick this season.
Danny Hayes drew a walk with the bases loaded in the ninth inning and the Oregon State Beavers defeated UC Santa Barbara 3-2 on Saturday in the Corvallis regional.
Spencer Dinwiddie scored 20 points and Colorado picked up a much-needed win at the Pac-12 tournament, holding off Oregon State 74-68 in the first round on Wednesday.
The UCLA Bruins who came into this season young and inexperienced are finally melding together.
After Oregon’s loss to Stanford last weekend, running back Kenjon Barner figured there were three ways for the Ducks to respond in the Civil War against Oregon State.
Oregon State is off to its best start since before World War I, undefeated and up to No. 7 in the BCS standings after winning eight combined games the previous two seasons.
Sean Mannion passed for a career-high 379 yards and two touchdowns, Oregon State put the clamps on No. 19 UCLA’s offense, and the Beavers opened their Pacific 12 Conference season by topping the Bruins 27-20 Saturday.
David Garrard says it’s “pretty cool” to be listed as the starting quarterback on the Miami Dolphins’ first depth chart of the season, though he knows the competition for the starting job isn’t over.
Jared Cunningham hit a go-ahead layup with 31.8 seconds left, and ninth-seeded Oregon State blew a 15-point lead in the second half before rallying for a thrilling 86-84 victory over top-seeded Washington on Thursday in the Pac-12 tournament quarterfinals.
LaMichael James ran for 142 yards before leaving with what appeared to be a left elbow injury, and No. 9 Oregon beat Oregon State 49-21 Saturday to clinch the Pac-12 North and a spot in the conference’s first championship game.
Washington coach Steve Sarkisian says redshirt freshman Nick Montana will make his first career start on Saturday when the Huskies play at Oregon State.
Richard Brehaut threw for a touchdown and ran for another and struggling UCLA came to life on the road with a 27-19 victory over winless Oregon State in the Pac-12 opener for both teams on Saturday.
Between Oregon State’s opening-week loss to FCS Sacramento State (who have gone 0-2 since*) and miserable 35-0 shutout at Wisconsin, it’s arguable no BCS program in the country has been less impressive through the season’s first three weeks. So it’s only fair the Beavers got a huge jolt of good news Wednesday afternoon as James Rodgers was cleared to play this week’s game vs. UCLA.
Stanford has yet to have a real test and Oregon is on the rebound. The order for the rest of the Pac-12 food chain is a long way from being determined.