CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Two ranked teams, two intense rivalry games and two raucous sellouts: Women’s college basketball is enjoying a renaissance in the Pacific Northwest where Oregon and ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — The outcome of that first game against the Ducks didn’t sit so well with the Beavers.
Following a loss to Oregon in Eugene on Friday night, Aleah Goodman had 22 points and No. 12 Oregon State snapped the No. 2 Ducks’ 17-game winning streak with a 67-62 victory before ...
Oregon State sweeps series with 72-57 win over Oregon
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — For the Beavers, it was more about the league than the rivalry.
Stephen Thompson Jr. had 22 points and Oregon State swept the Civil War series for the first time in nine seasons with a 72-57 victory over Oregon on Saturday night.
Tres Tinkle got off to a slow ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Wayne Tinkle said that sophomore guard Ethan Thompson has taken his game to another level this season.
“He’s making really good decisions. We put the ball in his hands primarily this year. We know that he can erupt and score for us when we need it. ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — A key component of Stanford’s game plan was to come out confident and attack the basket, Oscar da Silva said.
“I tried to be aggressive right from the get-go. I tried to take it at their bigs, get into their zone from the high post, and that worked really well,” da ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Six Oregon cities are suing the state Department of Environmental Quality over new stormwater discharge requirements they say will be too expensive for ratepayers and will drive up home prices.
The Statesman Journal
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — The parents of a 5-year-old boy who drowned at a Corvallis summer camp are suing the athletic club that hosted the camp for more than $56 million.
Oregon man pleads not guilty to child sex abuse charges
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man has pleaded not guilty to charges alleging he raped and sexually abused an infant girl.
The Corvallis Gazette-Times
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — With her team struggling on offense, Oregon State guard Destiny Slocum took over.
Slocum scored 20 points and No. 9 Oregon State used a strong fourth quarter to beat 14th-ranked Utah 71-63 on Sunday.
The Beavers were trailing in the second quarter when Slocum ...
Quran instructor sentenced to prison for sex abuse
TIGARD, Ore. (AP) — A Quran instructor has been sentenced to four years in prison for sexually abusing two children while at the helm of an Islamic educational institution.
Muhammad Laftah Hasan, of Corvallis, was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty to attempted sexual abuse and sexual ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Aleah Goodman had already seen her playing time with Oregon State increase due to injury.
When she learned Friday that she would get an emergency start due to a teammate’s illness, she changed her mindset from her regular role of coming off the bench.
“I don’t ...
CORVALIS, Ore. (AP) — A man was arrested in Corvallis after police said he groped a woman.
KOIN reports that Corvallis police said the victim was walking early Monday morning when the ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Nahziah Carter saw the nation’s leading shot-blocker moving to protect the rim, but he still drove the lane and elevated.
“I just feel like nobody could block my dunk, so I went up,” said the sophomore forward, who acknowledged he was eager to see replays of the ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State rebounded from a dismal 0-2 road trip by, well, rebounding.
The Beavers have won the battle of the boards almost all season long, but both Arizona schools outrebounded Oregon State last week. So the squad worked on crashing the glass, said forward Tres ...
No. 19 Arizona State outlasts No. 10 Oregon State in 2 OTs
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — The postgame celebration had to wait after Arizona State’s first win over a Top-10 opponent in five tries this season.
The 19th-ranked Sun Devils hastily packed their bags after they outlasted No. 10 Oregon State 79-76 in double overtime on Sunday. The extra time on ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Scott Rueck said his team took a step toward becoming a great team.
Rueck said the Beavers played a “clean” game, taking care of the basketball, taking good shots and playing defense without sending one of the premier scorers in the nation to the ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — The body of a 66-year-old Brownsville woman was found more than a week after her pickup truck went into the Willamette River near Corvallis.
The Benton County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Suzanne Durheim’s body was recovered Tuesday afternoon about a mile downstream ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Wayne Tinkle said he wanted his team to penetrate the lane, draw the opponent’s big man and drop the ball off to 7-footer Kylor Kelley down low.
“Kylor is, I think, maybe the best finisher in our league at the rim,” he added.
Kelley was a ...
Authorities continue search for missing Brownsville woman
ALBANY, Ore. (AP) — Public safety workers used a boat and a cadaver dog to search the Willamette River near Corvallis for a missing Brownsville woman, but haven’t found her.
The Albany Democrat-Herald
Thompson scores 34, Oregon St tops USC 79-74 in OT
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State’s leading scorer and rebounder was injured and out for the game, so other players were challenged by the coaching staff to step up.
“We have depth on our team. When one guy goes down, we can make it up in different ways,” ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A former Corvallis attorney who stole money from clients and a law firm has been sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison.
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State quarterback Jake Luton has been granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA.
Luton has started in just nine games for the Beavers since his first season in 2017 because of injuries. That year he missed eight games with a spine injury, then last ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have found the pickup truck of a 66-year-old missing woman in the Willamette River just outside Corvallis.
The Albany Democrat-Herald
Slocum scores 30 as No. 11 Oregon St. women beat Washington
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Destiny Slocum scored a career-high 30 points, including a career-best tying five 3-pointers, and No. 11 Oregon State never trailed in its 78-67 win over Washington on Sunday.
Slocum was 11-of-17 shooting with seven rebounds and six assists. Mikayla Pivec scored 17 ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Taya Corosdale’s 3-pointer with two minutes left gave No. 11 Oregon State the lead and began a 12-4 game-ending run as the Beavers held off Washington State 76-69 on Friday night.
The Cougars (7-6, 1-1 Pac-12) led 65-61 with 3:21 to go on Chanelle Molina’s jumper but ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Corvallis police arrested six people for allegedly squatting in two Oregon State University fraternities this week.
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man accused of killing his relative during a fight has pleaded not guilty.
The Corvallis Gazette-Times
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State wanted to end its non-league schedule on a positive note and create some momentum heading into Pac-12 Conference play, said forward Tres Tinkle.
Mission accomplished, thanks to some hard-nosed effort on the defensive end.
“We really made it a focal ...
Walker scores 26 in Kent State’s win over Oregon State
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Jaylin Walker came off the bench in his first game for Kent State this season, and both he and the team played well. So coach Rob Senderoff decided to stick with that rotation.
It worked well again Friday afternoon when Walker scored 26 points with four 3-pointers ...
Long-range shooting lifts No. 11 Oregon St women past Duke
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State point guard Destiny Slocum said that her team can’t live and die by the 3-pointer.
“You can’t rely on that. We were hitting and that was what was open, and it worked so.” Slocum said.
Slocum scored 21 points with five 3-pointers and No. 11 Oregon ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith says the Beavers have brought in 15 players who will help them build toward the future.
The Beavers landed 12 prep players and three junior college transfers on the first day of the early signing period Wednesday.
They’ll join ...
Oregon white nationalist clashes with antifa activists
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man seen as a fixture in Oregon’s white nationalist movement was hospitalized after an altercation with anti-fascist activists in Corvallis.
Tinkle scores 21, Oregon State beats Pepperdine 82-67
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State’s Kylor Kelley acknowledged he was a little surprised Pepperdine kept attacking the rim, especially given the night he was having.
“But they’re just making strong moves, trying to foul me out, so props to them,” he added.
Kelley set a school record ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon State University student with ties to white nationalists in the Pacific Northwest has been sentenced to 40 days in jail for putting offensive stickers on the cars of members of a racial justice group.
Andrew Oswalt, 28, was sentenced Wednesday for the ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Scott Rueck said he blasted his team at halftime after a stretch of sloppy play, even though the Beavers were in the middle of their second straight blowout win.
“I always tell them, ‘I don’t care what the scoreboard says.’ I’m not here to coach to ...
Benton County officials ban displays of wild animals
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Officials in a western Oregon county have banned displays of wild and exotic animals such as those often found in circuses.
NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) — A 30-year-old doctor from Corvallis, Oregon, has died while surfing near Devils Punchbowl, about eight miles north of Newport.
KGW reports that police received a 911 call that Toren Stearns was in the water and in distress at around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. The U.S. Coast ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Stephen Thompson Jr. was automatic from deep, with mid-range floaters and on lay-ins. After eight makes in a row, a shot bounced away, but with the game well in hand, his teammates took the opportunity to tease him.
“Some people came up and said, ’Finally missed ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Kat Tudor credits her Oregon State teammates for her ease on the court.
The junior guard had a season-high 24 points, including four 3-pointers, and the ninth-ranked Beavers easily dispatched winless La Salle 100-46 on Saturday. She also had a season-high nine ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon State University student with ties to white nationalists in the Pacific Northwest was convicted Thursday on charges related to putting offensive stickers on the cars of members of a racial justice group.
Benton County Circuit Court Judge David Connell found ...
Meningococcal disease outbreak over at Oregon State
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An outbreak of meningococcal disease at Oregon State University is officially over.
The Corvallis Gazette-Times reports the university ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Jonathan Smith knew this wasn’t going to be easy.
The former Beavers quarterback returned to Corvallis and wrapped up his first season as a head coach with a 2-10 record, dropping eight of nine in Pac-12 play.
After a stint as quarterbacks ...
Verdell has 5 TDs in Oregon’s 55-15 win over Oregon State
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Mario Cristobal says redshirt freshman running back CJ Verdell is just “scratching the surface” for what he can become.
Verdell ran for 187 yards and four touchdowns, and also caught a scoring pass as Oregon defeated Oregon State 55-15 Friday in a Civil ...
Oregon State student accused of hate crimes heads to trial
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon State University student accused of putting offensive stickers on the cars of members of a racial justice group has waived his right to a jury trial.
The Corvallis Gazette-Times
Slocum scores 22, No. 8 Oregon State women beat St. Mary’s
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — For Oregon State, penetrating the paint opens up the 3-point shot.
“We attack to score, and then when people have to help on us,” point guard Destiny Slocum said.
Added guard Mikayla Pivec: “That’s when the 3s are even more open.”
Slocum made four ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Destiny Slocum had 15 points and 11 assists as No. 8 Oregon State routed Arkansas-Pine Bluff 89-33 on Wednesday.
Mikayla Pivec added 12 points, 14 rebounds and four steals, and Kat Tudor had 18 points, including four 3-pointers, and eight rebounds for the Beavers ...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Steals led directly to fast breaks and easy buckets for Oregon State, which scored 36 points off 21 turnovers.
“I think our team, we get a lot of energy from defensive stops,” point guard Destiny Slocum said. “That’s what starts our offense is great ...
Tinkle double-double leads Oregon State past Wyoming, 83-64
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State made rebounding a point of emphasis, and crashed the glass with abandon against a Wyoming team dealing with frontcourt injuries on Saturday.
“We just want to be all gas, no brakes,” forward Alfred Hollins said.
Tres Tinkle had 28 points, 11 ...
Slocum leads No. 8 Oregon State to 79-54 win over Cal Poly
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State is still getting used to playing with point guard Destiny Slocum, still learning to anticipate her speed and passes.
“Each day, we’re getting more comfortable together,” guard Mikayla Pivec said.
They seemed pretty comfortable in their season ...