Street & Smith's Selects the Football Team No. 8 in its Preseason Poll.
July 9, 2001
Charlotte, N.C. - Street & Smith's College Football 2001 publication has selected the Oregon State University football team No. 8 in its preseason top-25 poll. The Beavers join fellow Pac-10 Conference members Oregon, Washington, and UCLA in the publication's national poll.
Senior running back Ken Simonton was selected to the Street & Smith's First Team All-America squad. Simonton has also been selected one of the publication's 13 Heisman Trophy candidates.
Street & Smith's also selected senior linebacker James Allen, senior center Chris Gibson, junior defensive back Dennis Weathersby, and junior placekicker Ryan Cesca to its Honorable Mention All-America Team.