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Beavers Head to Palouse to Open Pac-12 Play

Nov 30, 2020

Game Notes

THE GAME: Oregon State (2-0) will face Washington State (2-0) Wednesday evening at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman, Wash.
TELEVISION: The game will be will be televised on Pac-12 Networks with Greg Heister and Dan Dickau on the call.
RADIO: The game will air live on Beaver Sports Radio Network with Mike Parker calling the action. It can also be heard online at this link.
LIVE STATS: There will be live stats at this link.
SOCIAL MEDIA: Live updates will be available on Twitter.
QUICKLY: Wednesday will mark the earliest date the Beavers have played a conference game since Oregon State beat Arizona State on Nov. 30, 1989 ... OSU is off to a 2-0 start for the third-straight season, and the sixth time since Wayne Tinkle took over as head coach ... With a win on Wednesday, the Beavers would lock down their second 3-0 start in the last three seasons, and their fourth during the Wayne Tinkle era ... Ethan Thompson was named to the preseason All-Pac-12 Second Team for the second-straight season ... Ethan Thompson has started all 96 games in his Oregon State career, placing him in a tie with Kyle Jeffers for seventh in Oregon State history ... With the Beavers' win over California, Wayne Tinkle moved into sole possession of fourth on Oregon State's career wins list with 95 ... Six Beavers are averaging double-figures in scoring through the first two games of the 2020-21 season ...  The Beavers will play 20 Pac-12 Conference games this season, as part of the league's new scheduling protocol.
vs. WASHINGTON STATE: Wednesday's game will mark the 300th all-time game between Oregon State and Washington State. The Beavers have 174 victories all-time in the series, but the Cougars won the only matchup between the two sides last season 89-76 in Pullman. 

Ethan Thompson scored 14 points on 5-for-10 shooting in the Beavers' trip to Pullman last season. Gianni Hunt scored eight points in the contest.