Oregon St. Rumors & News

  • Oregon State battling injury issues

    College Basketball Talk "After a promising 17-14 campaign last season, Oregon State will start the 2015-16 season shorthanded. Multiple players on the Beavers’ roster are currently sidelined, including two seniors. Freshman guard Kendal Manuel is also expected to miss the season and redshirt following a broken leg." October 28

  • Keondre Dew, elite JC SF, commits to Oregon State Beavers basketball

    Oregonian "It's beginning to sound like a broken record. The Oregon State Beavers men's basketball coaching staff again landed a potential high-impact prospect after selling him on a family program, as former Rivals three-star small forward Keondre Dew committed during his official visit this..." October 26

  • JaQuori McLaughlin, 4-star PG, commits to Oregon State Beavers over Utah, Wisconsin

    Oregonian "After Oregon State men's basketball coach Wayne Tinkle landed the most highly-rated recruiting class in school history last year, the naysayers speculated that he was a one-hit wonder. The class, originally comprised of five signees, was headlined by four-star wings Tres Tinkle and Stephen..." September 26

  • Nevada lands a former Oregon State commit for this season

    College Basketball Talk "On Monday, Nevada announced the signing of former Oregon State signee Chris Oliver, a 6-foot-8 power forward that was originally a member of the Class of 2014. “Our coaching staff is very excited to announce the addition of Cameron Oliver,” head coach Eric Musselman said. “Cameron has superior..." August 25

  • Ben Kone, 3-star PF, commits to Oregon State Beavers

    Oregonian "After Oregon State men's basketball landed its best recruiting class in school history during Year One of the Wayne Tinkle era some wondered if his recruiting chops extended only as far as the family lineage, as the class was bolstered by four-star coaches' sons Tres Tinkle and Stephen Thompson..." August 13

  • Oregon State Beavers officially announce addition of Kendal Manuel

    Oregonian "Kendal Manuel has officially joined the Oregon State men's basketball roster, head coach Wayne Tinkle announced in a news release Wednesday afternoon. Manuel signed a financial aid agreement with the Beavers shortly after committing on his official visit June 23. It can take multiple weeks for..." July 13

  • Kendal Manuel, Montana's No. 2 prospect in 2015, commits to Oregon State Beavers

    Oregonian "Kendal Manuel, the No. 2 prospect in the state of Montana, committed to the Oregon State Beavers on Tuesday afternoon, becoming the final piece in the most celebrated hoops class in school history. The 6-foot-4, 170-pound shooting guard, out of Skyview High School (Billings, Montana), took his..." June 24

  • Wolf Pack add former Oregon State commit Cameron Oliver

    Mountain West Connection "Once again, Nevada basketball coach Eric Musselman has added another transfer to the program. Cameron Oliver, a former Oregon State commit, will transfer to Nevada and will be eligible to play in the 2015-16 season. Oliver made the announcement on Twitter on Sunday. Oliver, a 6-foot-8,..." June 23

  • Victor Robbins dismissed from Oregon State Beavers men's basketball team

    Oregonian "Forward Victor Robbins has been dismissed from the Oregon State men's basketball team, head coach Wayne Tinkle told The Oregonian on Friday evening. In February, Robbins was eight games into a 10-game suspension for violating athletic department policy when he was cited for DUI. The rest of the..." June 08

  • Report: Gary Payton II will return to Oregon State for senior season

    Sporting News - NCAAB "The Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year reportedly will be back in the conference next season. Oregon State junior guard Gary Payton II — the son of NBA legend Gary Payton — is returning to Corvallis for his senior year, according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman. " April 14

  • Oregon State’s Wayne Tinkle starts five walk-ons on Senior Night

    College Basketball Talk "Oregon State head coach Wayne Tinkle doesn’t have any seniors on his roster, which made it tough for him to figure out what to do on Senior Night this season. So instead he honored the program’s five walk-ons, four of whom made the team during open tryouts in October, by starting them in the..." March 05

  • Scorpion sting delays Oregon State Beavers' flight in Los Angeles

    Oregonian "A plane carrying the Oregon State men's basketball team -- and, coincidentally, Oregonian/OregonLive reporter Tyson Alger -- from Los Angeles to Portland on Saturday had to return to the gate at LAX when a woman was stung by a scorpion. Passengers were told the scorpion hitched a ride in the..." February 16

  • Victor Robbins, suspended Oregon State forward, to serve 'extended suspension' after DUI citation

    Oregonian "Suspended Oregon State forward Victor Robbins will serve an "extended suspension" after being cited for DUI over the weekend, head coach Wayne Tinkle announced in a news release Wednesday afternoon. That means Robbins' suspension will extend past his initially scheduled return Feb. 19 against..." February 12

  • Victor Robbins, suspended Oregon State Beavers forward, cited for DUII

    Oregonian "Oregon State forward Victor Robbins was cited for driving under the influence of intoxicants Sunday, according to the Benton County Sherriff's Office. A message with Oregon State Police was not immediately returned. Robbins, who is now eight games into a 10-game suspension for violating..." February 09

  • Noah Togiai, football and basketball standout, flips from Utah Utes to Oregon State Beavers

    Oregonian "In a battle Utah desperately didn't want to lose, Oregon State came out with the victory. Rivals three-star small forward/tight end Noah Togiai, who plays both basketball and football, announced via Twitter that he has switched his commitment from Utah to Oregon State on the eve of signing..." February 05

  • Victor Robbins, Oregon State Beavers, suspended 10 games for violation of athletic department policy

    Oregonian "Oregon State forward Victor Robbins has been suspended 10 games for violating athletic department policy, head coach Wayne Tinkle told The Oregonian before the Beavers' 6 p.m. tipoff Thursday at Washington. Robbins' suspension will end before OSU's Feb. 19 matchup with Utah. At that point, OSU..." January 16

  • Oregon State Beavers deny Chai Baker eligibility with men's basketball team

    Oregonian "Freshman guard Chai Baker will not be cleared to compete athletically for the Oregon State men's basketball team, the university announced in a news release Wednesday evening. Baker had two doctor's appointments Wednesday to check up on his recovery from the cardiac arrest he suffered this past..." November 10

  • Gligorije Rakocevic, a native of Montenegro, commits to Oregon State basketball

    Oregonian "Gligorije Rakocevic, a native of Montenegro, moved to the United States last year in an attempt to further his basketball career. So far, that decision has been a resounding success. On Saturday evening, Rakocevic committed to play basketball at Oregon State University over his other..." November 10

  • Oregon State begins practice with just nine available players

    College Basketball Talk "Wednesday marked the first day of practice for Oregon State, with Wayne Tinkle presiding over the drills after making the move from Montana during the spring. Unfortunately for Tinkle he wasn’t operating with a “full deck” so to speak, with there being just nine players available for the first..." October 02

  • Drew Eubanks, a Reynolds High School standout, commits to Oregon State Beavers basketball

    Oregonian "Drew Eubanks, a 6-foot-10 post out of Reynolds High School, has become the first high schooler to join the Wayne Tinkle era at Oregon State University, as he committed to the Beavers on Tuesday afternoon. "I committed like 30 minutes ago. I got off the phone with coach Tinkle and told him that..." August 26

  • Oregon State guard Chai Baker in 'critical but stable condition' after collapsing in Tuesday workout

    Oregonian "Oregon State freshman guard Chai Baker is in "critical but stable condition" after collapsing during a men's basketball team workout, a university spokesman told The Oregonian late Wednesday morning. When Baker collapsed Tuesday morning, a Beavers staff member gave Baker immediate CPR before..." August 21

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Oregon State signee Isaiah Manderson has been granted his release

    Salem-News "Since Wayne Tinkle has taken over as head coach of the Oregon State men’s basketball program he as been able to hold together half of the incoming recruiting class. Although, according to Jeff Goodman of ESPN, on Tuesday night, he may have lost one of his remaining commitments. Goodman said..." June 04

  • Oregon State hires Wayne Tinkle

    CBS Sports "Montana's Wayne Tinkle has officially reached an agreement to become Oregon State's next head coach, the school announced on Monday. A press conference is scheduled for Wednesday. "The more I went through the process, the more recommendations I received about Coach Tinkle," said Oregon State..." May 21

  • Oregon State transfer Hallice Cooke commits to Iowa State

    College Basketball Talk "Ames, Iowa becomes a destination for yet another transfer. Hallice Cooke, who spent a year at Oregon State before deciding to leave the program on April 21, is the latest transfer to commit to Iowa State. He made the announcement through his Instagram page on Monday night. Cooke averaged 8.2..." May 20

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  • Oregon State looking hard at former point guards Stoudamire, Porter for next coach

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Arizona assistant Damon Stoudamire might be the leading candidate to fill the head coaching vacancy at Oregon State, but he’ll have to beat out another great point guard to get the job. OSU will speak to both Stoudamire and Minnesota Timberwolves assistant Terry Porter before deciding on the..." May 14

  • Ben Howland no longer interested in Oregon State Beavers job

    Oregonian "Former UCLA coach Ben Howland has withdrawn his name from consideration for the open Oregon State men's basketball job, a source has confirmed with The Oregonian. ESPN first reported Howland's decision to stop pursuing the vacancy. With Howland out, Arizona assistant Damon Stoudamire is the..." May 13

  • Ben Howland, Lester Conner among potential candidates for Oregon State Beavers job

    Oregonian "New Mexico State's Marvin Menzies, UC Irvine's Russell Turner, former UCLA coach Ben Howland and Denver Nuggets assistant Lester Conner are four names popping up in connection with the Oregon State men's basketball job that came open Monday after the Beavers fired Craig Robinson. Athletic..." May 06

  • Oregon State fires Craig Robinson six weeks after season ends

    CBS Sports "Oregon State fired men's basketball coach Craig Robinson on Sunday night, according to a report from Sports Illustrated. The development comes six weeks after OSU's final game. That makes the timing of this decision highly unusual and curious. Robinson, best known for being the..." May 05

  • Oregon State lands Maryland transfer Nick Faust

    College Basketball Talk "Oregon State landed an impact transfer early Wednesday morning as a source confirmed to NBCSports.com that Maryland transfer Nick Faust has signed with the Beavers. The 6-foot-6 Faust averaged 9.4 points per game in each of his last two seasons for the Terrapins, but saw his shooting..." April 30

  • Oregon State Beavers point guard Challe Barton forgoes senior season to play overseas

    Oregonian "Challe Barton will forgo his senior season with Oregon State to pursue a professional career overseas, a team spokesman confirmed Monday. Barton, whose recent Instagram photos show him in his native Sweden, is the third player with remaining eligibility to leave the program in the past three..." April 29

  • Craig Robinson will remain Oregon State Beavers coach

    Oregonian "Craig Robinson will remain as the Oregon State men's basketball coach, a university source told The Oregonian late Friday afternoon. The athletic department will issue a statement in the next 24 hours to that effect. The news comes a day after Robinson met with athletic director Bob De Carolis..." March 29

  • Craig Robinson expected to return to Oregon State for next season

    CBS Sports "Oregon State coach Craig Robinson met with OSU athletic director Bob De Carolis on Thursday and was given every indication that he will return for a seventh season, multiple sources told CBSSports.com on Friday. Meantime, Robinson's agent, Rick Giles, told CBSSports.com that the two sides have..." March 28

  • Radford 96, Oregon St. 92

    ProSportsDaily "Ya Ya Anderson scored 23 points and the Highlanders never trailed upsetting the host Beavers in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational. Javonte Green and R.J. Price both scored 20 points for Radford (22-12), which will play Old Dominion in the second round. Rashaun Davis added..." March 20

  • Oregon 88, Oregon St. 74

    ProSportsDaily "Joseph Young scored 19 points and Jason Calliste added 17 as the Ducks pulled away from the Beavers in the first round of the Pac-12 tournament in Las Vegas. Mike Moser made three 3-pointers and scored 13 points for No. 7 seed Oregon (23-8), which shot 57.7 percent and advanced to face..." March 13

  • Oregon St. 78, Arizona St. 76

    ProSportsDaily "Roberto Nelson scored eight of the Beavers' 11 overtime points in his final home game as Oregon State blew a 14-point lead in the second half before outlasting the Sun Devils. Eric Moreland recorded 16 points and a career-high 19 rebounds while freshman Malcolm Duvivier had 13 points for the..." March 09

  • Arizona 74, Oregon St. 69

    ProSportsDaily "Nick Johnson recorded 25 points, six rebounds and four assists as the visiting Wildcats held off the upset-minded Beavers. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson scored 13 and Gabe York had 12 – all on four 3-pointers – for Arizona (28-2, 15-2 Pac-12), which scored 10 of the game’s last 15 points. Kaleb..." March 06

  • UCLA 74, Oregon St. 69

    ProSportsDaily "Jordan Adams scored 24 points in his return from a one-game suspension as the host Bruins defeated the Beavers in Pac-12 play. Kyle Anderson also was back from a one-game absence due to violation of team rules and had 14 points, nine rebounds, five assists and four steals for UCLA (22-7, 11-5)...." March 03

  • Oregon St. 76, Southern California 66

    ProSportsDaily "Roberto Nelson had 14 points and five assists as the visiting Beavers benefited from a comfortable early lead. Angus Brandt added 13 points and Devon Collier scored 12 off the bench for Oregon State (15-12, 7-8 Pac-12). Langston Morris-Walker matched his career high with 11 points - all in the..." February 28

  • Arizona shows it’s still the big dog in men’s hoops

    Salt Lake Tribune "The whispers began with Brandon Ashley going down for the season with a foot injury. Those whispers turned to chatter as Arizona struggled with teams like Oregon and Oregon State — at the friendly confines of the McKale Center, no less. They turned into roars with an offensively challenged loss at..." February 25

  • Washington 86, Oregon St. 62

    ProSportsDaily "C.J. Wilcox scored 23 points to lead six players in double figures as the Huskies rolled over the Beavers to snap a seven-game road losing streak. Andrew Andrews contributed 15 points and Nigel Williams-Goss registered 14 points and 10 assists as Washington (15-13, 7-8 Pac-12) shot 57.4 percent..." February 23

  • Oregon St. 68, Washington St. 57

    ProSportsDaily "Angus Brandt scored 16 points as the host Beavers overcame an off night from Roberto Nelson to hand the Cougars their fifth consecutive loss. Devon Collier contributed 14 points off the bench for Oregon State (14-11, 6-7 Pac-12), which snapped a three-game losing streak. Nelson, the Pac-12's..." February 21

  • Complete game for Arizona in big win over Oregon State

    Fox Sports Arizona "How did second-ranked Arizona get its groove back? Well, it went back to its staple -- defense. And with it came the offense. Arizona coach Sean Miller said he felt his team would play well Sunday night against visiting Oregon State but wasn't sure what the outcome would be. As it turned..." February 10

  • Former Beavers commit Jahii Carson leads Sun Devils to overtime win

    Oregonian "Two things the Oregon State men's basketball program wanted badly were within arm's length on Thursday at Wells Fargo Arena -- one-time OSU commitment Jahii Carson and a road win over a team in the RPI top-50. Unfortunately for the Beavers, the former helped make sure they wouldn't have either...." February 07

  • Roberto Nelson leads Oregon State to 66-55 win over Washington State

    Oregonian "Roberto Nelson came into the game leading the Pac-12 in scoring at 21.5 per game and needing 22 points to move into sixth on Oregon State's all-time scoring list. The junior guard finished with 26 points, hitting 5 of 6 free throws in the final 1:08, as the Beavers held off Washington State for..." January 23

  • Craig Robinson says he'd 'have to consider' Princeton AD offer if no longer with Beavers

    Oregonian "Craig Robinson remains committed to completing his much-discussed "plan." He still hopes to guide the Beavers to their first NCAA Tournament berth since the Gary Payton glory days. He still aims to finish his Oregon State contract, which at the start of the season stood to earn him $5.2 million..." January 22