Monthly Archives: August 2019

Beavers Can’t Cowboy Up

Oregon State continued to show some offensive improvement, and that unit competed for a significant part of the game in Friday night’s season opener against Oklahoma State. But when it mattered, and all night defensively, the Beavers couldn’t Cowboy up, and the Cowboys rode out of Reser with a 52-36 win that kept them unbeaten in season openers against the Pac-12.

Oregon State opened the game with an impressive scoring drive, going up 7-0 less than 2 minutes into the game. After Oklahoma State answered, the Beavers took a 10-7 lead after the first quarter, and also had an impressive drive right before halftime that produced points (though not as many as it should have), and demonstrated the only way they were going to stop the Cowboys, leaving them with just 3 seconds to work with before the break.

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