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OSU senior guard and forward Madison Washington goes up for a shot against Utah Utes sophomore forward Andrea Torres on Jan. 3 in Gill.

Sports Breakdown: Basketball

Basketball was originally created in 1891 at the YMCA International Training School by James Naismith after his boss tasked him with creating an activity that could keep kids busy Naismith, a Canadian...

OSU senior guard Kat Tudor drives past a Washington defender towards the basket in her first of two games for senior weekend on Feb. 28, 2020 in Gill Coliseum. 

Oregon State starts senior weekend with win

Oregon State Women’s Basketball kept Washington at bay and won by a score of 75-61 on Feb. 28 at Gill Coliseum. The Beavers improve to 11 wins out of the last 13 matchups against the Huskies and also...

OSU Women’s Basketball falls to No. 8 UCLA in overtime

Oregon State Women’s Basketball was not able to end their two-game losing streak against No. 8 UCLA. In a battle of the two top 25 teams, No. 15 Oregon State lost in overtime to UCLA by a score of 83-74.UCLA’s...

OSU senior guard Mikayla Pivec (#0) maneuvers around UO senior guard Sabrina Ionescu (#20) at Gill Coliseum. Dribbling the behind her back, Pivec advances forward to shoot two-pointer late in the third quarter, bringing OSU into the lead 39-38. 

Emotional Civil War loss leaves OSU looking towards future

Head coach of Oregon State Women’s Basketball Scott Rueck will be the first to tell you that the energy and atmosphere in the Beavers’ home court of Gill Coliseum are different than anywhere else.But...

OSU redshirt junior guard Destiny Slocum lines up against a Utah State defender on Dec. 14, 2019 in Gill.

Brooks: Getting ready for the PAC-12 gauntlet

Matthew Brooks, Sports Contributor
January 6, 2020

This year’s Oregon State Women’s Basketball team is special. After returning ten players from last year’s team that made the Sweet Sixteen, they added two highly rated freshmen and started off with...

OSU junior guard Aleah Goodman attempts to drive to the basket while being defended by Team USA guard Skylar Diggins-Smith.

Women’s Basketball “blessed” to host Team USA

On Monday, Nov. 4, the United States Basketball Women’s National Team came to Corvallis, Ore. to take on Oregon State in what was a great night for both Beavers fans and players.The event was part of...

OSU Football junior wide receiver lines up for a play versus Oklahoma State in Reser Stadium on Aug. 30. 

Oregon State Beavers fall 2019 preview

Alex Luther, Sports Editor
September 20, 2019

Oregon State University's fall sports, including football, men’s soccer, women’s soccer, and volleyball, home season began with a women’s soccer game on Aug. 18 versus British Columbia and will end...

OSU junior guard Mikayla Pivec shifts towards the left side of they key in attempt to shake BSU guard Riley Lupfer.

NCAA Tournament: No. 4 OSU Women’s Basketball corrals No. 13 Boise State in first round-overtime thriller

Caleb Chandler, Web Producer
March 23, 2019

Oregon State Women’s Basketball held off No. 13 Boise State in an overtime battle, winning in the first round of the NCAA Division-I Tournament with a final score of 80-75 on Saturday afternoon at Gill...

OSU sophomore guard Destiny Slocum goes high for the lay up over two Utah defenders. Slocum helped the Beavers earn the 71-63 win over the Utes by scoring 20 points, five assists and three steals on the night.

Four OSU Women’s Basketball players awarded Pac-12 honors, Goodman named Sixth Player of the Year

The Baro Staff
March 6, 2019

   Aleah Goodman, Destiny Slocum and Mikayla Pivec were awarded Pac-12 recognition for the conference's annual media awards on Tuesday. Goodman, a sophomore guard, won the Pac-12 Sixth Player of the...

Sophomore guard Aleah Goodman, who graduated from La Salle High School in 2017, dribbles the ball up court looking for an open lane. 

Beavers reach triple digits in blow out against Explorers

Lauren Sluss, News Contributor
December 1, 2018

The No. 9 Oregon State Women’s Basketball team added another win to their season today in Gill Coliseum, defeating the La Salle Explorers, 100-46.From the first whistle, the Beavers (6-1) dominated offensively,...

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