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Utes Give Beavers A Dose Of Reality

Beaver Nation collectively came into Saturday night’s homecoming contest encouraged by recent relative success, and if not expecting a homecoming win for the first time in years, they at least thought a competitive effort, at least for a while, was a reasonable to hope for possibility.

The 15th ranked Utah Utes quickly gave Oregon State a dose of reality, and then proceeded for 3 1/4 hours to drive the point home that the Beavers are still a long way from being big enough, strong enough, fast enough, deep enough, well coached enough, or experienced enough.

It was 21-0 before the end of the 1st quarter, 35-0 at halftime, and 49-0 well before the end of the 3rd quarter, on the way to 52-0 before a Beaver score 56 seconds before the end produced the 52-7 blowout that is one of the 6th worst losses Oregon State has suffered in their history at Parker/Reser Stadium.

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