Siuslaw 126-pounder Isaiah Burkhalter is in competition today and tomorrow at the state 4A Wrestling tournament in Portland. The Far West-Skyline Regional Champion is making his first appearance at State.
Joseph Young scored 26 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer in the second overtime, and Oregon outlasted short-handed UCLA 87-83 last night. Jason Calliste added 18 points, Mike Moser had 12 points and a season-high 20 rebounds and Richard Amardi added 12 points for the Ducks who will be at the Galen Center tomorrow afternoon for a one o’clock tipoff against USC… Airtime on Coast Radio Sports is at 12:30.
Roberto Nelson had 14 points and Oregon State managed to hold off a final charge and beat USC 76-66 last night, sweeping the season series. Angus Brandt added 13 points for the Beavers, while Devon Collier had 12 and Langston Morris-Walker scored 11. USC was led by senior J.T. Terrell with 21 points, 18 in the second half. Oregon State will face UCLA at Pauley Pavillion Sunday at six… that game will air on KCFM with the broadcast beginning at 5:30.
On the diamond…
Oregon State will make their home debut this afternoon when they open a four-game weekend series against Wright State. Oregon will play host to Cal-State Fullerton for three games through Sunday.