Local Athletes Struggle for Recognition

EAGLE POINT, Ore. – In 2013, Crater football players Derrick Turituri and RJ Morgan signed letters of intent to play for the University of Arizona. Comets head coach John Beck reflected on the challenges those athletes faced. “The University of Arizona coaches said Northern California and Southern Oregon are the most under-recruited areas in the nation,” Beck said. … Continue reading »

Beavers Swept in the Desert

Courtesy: Oregon State University Athletic Department TUCSON, Ariz. – Oregon State could not take down the second ranked Arizona Wildcats on Sunday night, falling 76-54 at the McKale Center. Angus Brandt was a bright spot for the Beavers, finishing with 14 points on 5-of-7 shooting from the field. The Australian also pulled in four rebounds … Continue reading »

Omaha Bound: Beavers Clinch CWS Berth

Courtesy: OSU Sports Information CORVALLIS, Ore.– The Beavers are headed back to Omaha. Danny Hayes hit a two-run home run in the second inning and Ben Wetzler limited Kansas State to three runs over 7 2/3 innings as the Beavers won the Corvallis Super Regional with a 4-3 victory Monday night at Goss Stadium. The … Continue reading »

Beavers Drop Game 1 of Supers in Extras

Courtesy: OSU Sports Information CORVALLIS, Ore.– Kansas State scored five runs in the last two innings in a 6-2 win over the Oregon State baseball team to open the Corvallis Super Regional Saturday at Goss Stadium. Michael Conforto hit a two-run home run in the fourth to give the Beavers a 2-0 lead but the … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Beavers Talk Arizona Loss

Oregon State head coach Craig Robinson: Oregon State forward Devon Collier and point guard Ahmad Starks:

Fiesta Bowl Media Day 12-31

GLENDALE, AZ. – New Year’s Eve was also the Fiesta Bowl Media Day in Glendale, AZ. NewsWatch 12’s Jake Zivin and Erik Elken questioned Oregon head coach Chip Kelly about his rumored departure to the NFL. Also, the players had fun talking about each other and even Twitter.

Fiesta Bowl Update: Ducks Open Practice

GLENDALE, AZ. – Oregon Ducks head coach Chip Kelly implemented a rule this year to close practices to the media. An NCAA rule, however, mandates a portion of BCS bowl game practices open to the media. Therefore, NewsWatch 12’s Erik Elken attended a Fiesta Bowl practice and focuses on the Ducks defense versus the Kansas … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Duck Offense News Conference

Oregon Running Back Kenjon Barner: Oregon Quarterback Marcus Mariota: Oregon Offensive Coordinator Mark Helfrich: Oregon Offensive Guard Ryan Clanton: Oregon Center Hroniss Grasu:

Fiesta Bowl Web Extra: Chris Harper

Kansas State wide receiver Chris Harper, who started his career as a quarterback Oregon before transferring after the 2008 season, talks to the media during Fiesta Bowl press conferences on Saturday, December 30th. Harper talks in depth about his time as a Duck, why he transferred, and his move from QB to wide receiver.

Web Extra: Mariota, Johnstone

Oregon Quarterback Marcus Mariota: Oregon Offensive Lineman Tyler Johnstone:

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