Report: The Phillies Ratted Out Two Draft Picks To The NCAA

Oregon State pitcher Ben Wetzler has been suspended since the start of college baseball season. The NCAA is investigating whether he retained the services of an agent to negotiate with the Phillies, who drafted him in the fifth round in 2013 but were unable to sign him. Now it seems the Phillies have snitched on him,… » 2/20/14 8:42am 2/20/14 8:42am

Oregon State School Spirit Video Has Troubling Implications For Mascot

This is where we are with these school music video things: maybe they should stop. On its face, this one isn't even particularly awful—which in a way makes it worse—it just sort of exists as a note in the We Did Weird Stuff By The Time We Got To 2013 chapter of American history. Unless you are Benny the Beaver, in… » 8/28/13 8:52pm 8/28/13 8:52pm

Rush Limbaugh Interrupts Pac-12 Coaches Teleconference

The Pac-12 coaches teleconference earlier today was going along just fine. Then Rush Limbaugh suddenly popped in to shout, "But since you're a liberal!" at Oregon State football coach Mike Riley just as Riley began to answer a question. » 8/27/13 4:33pm 8/27/13 4:33pm

Oregon State Has New Uniforms, And One Fearsome Beaver

New uniforms! Nothing is more exciting than the first chance to purchase see new college uniforms, especially when they're the result of a two-year Nike overhaul for that "other" Oregon school. Oregon State unveiled the new look last night, so let's dive in. » 3/05/13 3:45pm 3/05/13 3:45pm

Here Is The Police Report For The Sexual Assault Allegation Against Two…

There have been no arrests, and the subjects of the investigation have not been identified by police, but Mack Brown has suspended quarterback Case McCoy and linebacker Jordan Hicks for Saturday's Alamo Bowl game against Oregon State, according to what sources told 247 Sports' Bobby Burton. Brown said he did so… » 12/28/12 3:05pm 12/28/12 3:05pm

Two University of Texas Football Players Accused Of Sexually Assaulting…

The players have neither been arrested nor charged with a crime, and police have not released their names. An investigation is taking place, but here are the details from KENS in San Antonio, where the Longhorns are staying as they prepare for Saturday's Alamo Bowl game against Oregon State: » 12/28/12 11:50am 12/28/12 11:50am

Oregon State Had A Pretty Reverse Alley-Oop Last Night

Oregon State forward Joe Burton is 6-7 and 280 pounds, and yet here he is, feeding Jared Cunningham from the top of the key for a beautiful alley-oop against Howard last night. (Burton is averaging 3.6 assists through 10 games.) It took the Beavers three dribbles and three passes to beat a full-court press, which is… » 12/16/11 11:20am 12/16/11 11:20am

Broken Backboard, Bloody Face

Oregon State athletes are in the middle of a service tour (delightfully called "Beavers Without Borders") and at a recent stop in Macedonia, sophomore guard Roberto Nelson shattered the backboard on a putback dunk. Maybe it's because they don't use safety glass in Macedonia, or maybe it's because Shaq actually lives… » 7/05/11 5:05pm 7/05/11 5:05pm

A Naked Tasing And Too Much Pot In The Pot Brownies: Tales Of The…

A quick timeline of the past year for the Thomas brothers, both linemen from Montana, that should illustrate why you want to party with them: » 6/21/11 11:10am 6/21/11 11:10am

Here's The Voice Of Oregon State Sports, Drunk And Eating A Napkin At…

This video's been floating around for a couple months under the description Drunk Man Eats Napkin At West Hollywood Denny's at 3:10 am. But this week, some folks near Corvallis noticed the subject looked a little familar. And indeed, it's Mike Parker, the radio play-by-play guy for the Beavers. When finally called… » 5/11/11 10:30am 5/11/11 10:30am

OK, Who's The Fool Oregon Fan That Started A Fire At The Civil War Game?

Cops are circulating photos and video of this man, who burned a shirt on the field after Oregon's win over OSU. The fire spread to the turf, causing $1500 worth of damage. » 12/08/10 2:45pm 12/08/10 2:45pm

Who Stole The Giant Lee Corso Head?

Suspicion initially fell on OSU since the head disappeared from the College Gameday set in Corvallis. But then this photo of Corso wearing a Ducks shirt emerged. Chief Inspector Erin Andrews is on the case. [UPDATE: They found it!] » 12/06/10 12:00pm 12/06/10 12:00pm

Oregon State Lineman Gets Naked, Tased

The college football arrest of the year award was handed out early, as a Beaver freshmen snuck into a house, stripped nude, and attempted to tackle officers. » 8/23/10 5:30pm 8/23/10 5:30pm

Barack Obama Did Not Bail Out His Brother-In-Law At Oregon State

Today In Email Forwards From Your Crazy Aunt: Did Barack Obama funnel $17 million worth of federal stimulus money to Oregon State in order to save his wife's brother's coaching job? Uh ... no. » 3/25/10 4:30pm 3/25/10 4:30pm

Who Knew Greg Oden's Magical Exploding Kneecap Was Contagious?

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 12/23/09 6:30am 12/23/09 6:30am

Animal Abuse: Funnier In The Name Of School Rivalries, But Still Wrong

Despite what Oregon's uniforms will tell you (and they'll tell you a lot of things), ducks do not naturally come in orange and green. This little fella was spray-painted by some Beaver fans and left to die. » 12/06/09 12:00pm 12/06/09 12:00pm

Last Night's Winner: LeGarrette Blount

In sports, everyone is a winner—some people just win better than others. Like Oregon's LeGarrette Blount (not pictured) who only played two games this season, but left his mark on both. And on a couple of faces. » 12/04/09 9:30am 12/04/09 9:30am

Jahvid Best In Surprisingly Good Shape (i.e. Alive, Moving)

Someone recently wrote (I can't for the life of me remember who) that there's nothing quite like the sound of an entire stadium sure they just watched someone die. » 11/08/09 10:45am 11/08/09 10:45am