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Craig Robinson, Brother-In-Law Of Barack Obama, Claims He’s Nervous About ‘Close’ Presidential Election

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

It's one thing to be the head coach of the Oregon State Beavers basketball team, but it's quite another to be the brother-in-law of President Barack Obama. Robinson does a nice job of balancing the two while on the campaign for Obama, but makes it clear his views and opinions ...

Oregon State Pulls Off Monumental Upset of Top-Seeded Washington in the Pac-12 Tournament

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Craig Robinson knew his Oregon State team had the potential to make some noise at the Pac-12 tournament. The Beavers went out and did just that on Thursday. Oregon State, the No. 9 seed in the bracket, took down top-seeded Washington 86-84 in the quarterfinals, but you might not have ...

Mike Riley and the Beavers are Hoping to Make More Than the Field Blue in Boise on Saturday

Friday, September 24th, 2010

There are a lot of good college games this weekend and some of them have National Championship implications. One of the marquee games on the menu is Boise State and Oregon State. The last time the Broncos were in the spotlight, they shined bright and showed that they should be ...

The Longest Tenured Pac 10 Coach, Mike Riley, Will Field Another Formidable Team In 2010

Monday, August 16th, 2010

I wouldn't go so far as to say that it's as certain as death or taxes, but just about every year in the Mike Riley era, Oregon State's football team is competitive and right there in the mix in the Pac 10. Of course, USC's domination this past decade has ...

Mike Riley Has The Beavers Knocking On The Door Of A PAC 10 Championship

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

You have to be impressed with what Mike Riley has been able to accomplish with the Oregon State Beavers football program. For a school that's not exactly known to be an athletic powerhouse, Riley and the Beavers sure have been consistent piling up the wins each and every year. Granted, ...

Mike Riley Hopes His Beavers Get Out Of The Gates Quickly: ‘I want to slow that wear down process a little bit early and pay a little bit more attention to what we do early in camp.’

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

The Oregon State Beavers head in to the 2009 season with fairly high expectations. They're ranked anywhere between 15th and 25th in preseason polls and by the looks of their schedule, could find themselves in the top 10 when they travel to Los Angeles to take on USC in late ...

He’s More Than Just The President’s Brother In-Law

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

He's more famous for being the brother in-law of the leader of the free world than being a great college basketball coach, but Craig Robinson has done as good a job as any college hoops coach in the nation.  He took on a job at Oregon State that seemed hopeless.  ...

NCAA Football National Signing Day: Former NFL Coaches Edition

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

Wednesday was National Signing Day in College Football. You have to love a country where there are swarms of cameras capturing the moment when kids indicate in dramatic fashion which college campus they're heading to, sometimes even by bring a number of different hats then selecting which they've chosen as ...