BEST Program Promotes Academic Success
May 13, 2010
Corvallis, Ore. -
By Cliff Kirkpatrick, Corvallis Gazette-Times
Oregon State football coach Mike Riley has been bragging - in a good way - lately about what his players have been doing in the classroom.
That wasn't the case four years ago. The Beavers typically had a player or two ineligible when training camp opened, and frequently lost some for the season.
It was common for a large group to be technically ineligible during the winter term or at the end of spring. But summers were a mad scramble to collect credits.
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