Spring Football Practice Dates Announced
Feb. 11, 2005
Corvallis, Ore. - The 2005 Oregon State University football season begins Wed., March 30 with the first of 15 spring practice dates. The session culminates April 30 with the annual Spring Game.
Beaver head coach Mike Riley expects to welcome as many as 15 returning starters for the month-long period, including the placekicker and punter. Included in the list of returnees is a pair of three-year lettermen and national postseason honors candidates -- linebacker Trent Bray and wide receiver Mike Hass.
Riley and his staff will be looking to replace several significant starters, including the school's career passing leader Derek Anderson, the career quarterback sacks and tackles for loss leader Bill Swancutt, and the career interceptions leader Mitch Meeuwsen.
Spring practices are open to the public and are held at the Tommy Prothro Football Complex or the Merritt-Truax Indoor Center.
2005 Spring Practice Dates (scrimmages TBA)
March 30 April 1 April 2 April 4 April 6 April 8 April 11 April 13 April 15 April 18 April 20 April 22 April 25 April 27 April 30 - Spring Game