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Beavers Go Toe-to-Toe with No. 8 Cardinal, Fall Short at 1-0

STANFORD, Calif. – The Oregon State University men’s soccer program withstood a vaunted attack through the majority of the match from defending national champion Stanford on Sunday at Laird Q. Cagan Stadium. The No. 8-ranked Cardinal (10-2-1, 4-0-1 Pac-12) connected for a second-half goal to send the Beavers (4-9-0, 1-4-0 Pac-12) back to Corvallis empty-handed...
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Beavers Battle, Come Up Short against Buffaloes

CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon State University football program took on Colorado on Saturday afternoon for the homecoming game at Reser Stadium. The Beavers (1-6, 0-4 Pac-12) fell 36-33 to the Buffaloes (4-3, 1-3 Pac-12) after a back-and-forth affair. Ryan Nall led the ground attack with 172 yards and three touchdowns, moving into the 11th spot...
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It’s time to pay attention to Justin Turner’s incredible postseason record

ESPN — LOS ANGELES — After four businesslike wins to begin what the Los Angeles Dodgers hope will be their first championship run in 29 years, the habitues of Hollywood finally needed a hero to plaster on their marquee. They got one on Sunday, and, as with all great Hollywood heroes, the backstory is pretty good....
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Life without Aaron Rodgers: How Packers can survive — with help

ESPN – For the second time in five seasons, the entire state of Wisconsin hinges on a single broken collarbone. One thousand four hundred forty-four days after Aaron Rodgers broke his collarbone on Monday Night Football in a 2013 loss to the Bears, the Packers’ future Hall of Fame quarterback suffered the same injury to his other...
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Proving collusion by NFL owners will be tough for Colin Kaepernick

ESPN – Colin Kaepernick and his representatives face a high bar to prove that NFL owners have colluded to keep him out of the league this season, as alleged in a grievance filed Sunday. The NFL’s collective bargaining agreement, which governs such disputes, makes clear that the failure to sign a player is not in itself enough...
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Oregon State Suffers 2-0 Setback at Cal

BERKELEY, Calif. – The Oregon State University men’s soccer program opened up a two-game road trip to the Golden State against Cal on Thursday afternoon at Edwards Stadium, but suffered a 2-0 defeat behind two second-half goals. “We’re disappointed, especially after we started so well,” said head coach Steve Simmons. “I thought we were aggressive, which...
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Beavers Participate in PAC-12 Media Day

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The Pac-12 Conference held its annual Men’s Basketball Media Day on Thursday at the Pac-12 Studios, and head coach Wayne Tinkle, junior forward Drew Eubanks and junior guard Stephen Thompson Jr. were there to represent Oregon State. What’s it going to take to get your team back to where you were a couple of years ago?WAYNE TINKLE:...
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They’re for real: Eagles erase all doubt with win at Panthers

ESPN – CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Philadelphia Eagles‘ legitimacy as contenders was in question thanks to the quality of their opponents over the first quarter-plus of the season. They had won four of their first five games heading into Thursday night. But three of those victories came against the New York Giants, Los Angeles Chargers and Arizona Cardinals, who...
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BREAKING NEWS: North Carolina avoids major sanctions in academic fraud case

ESPN – BREAKING NEWS: North Carolina avoided major sanctions after the NCAA could not conclude the school violated academic rules when it made available deficient Department of African and Afro-American Studies “paper courses” to the general student body, including student-athletes. The NCAA said in a release Friday the Committee on Infractions panel found two...
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BREAKING NEWS: Bruce Arena resigns as United States manager after World Cup miss

ESPN – BREAKING NEWS: Admitting that “we didn’t get the job done,” Bruce Arena on Friday resigned from his position as United States manager following the team’s failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. The U.S. finished fifth in CONCACAF’s Hexagonal table after losing 2-1 to Trinidad and Tobago on the region’s final...
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