The Eagles were back at practice Tuesday afternoon, determined to one day look back fondly and enjoy the win over Oregon State. Tuesday was not that day, however, as the Eagles focused on Western Oregon. ... We'll discuss both games tomorrow at noon during our weekly live chat at spokesman/com/blogs/sportslink. See you then. ... Looking back one more time, OSU head coach Mike Riley conceded that there's good talent at the FCS level. ... What goes around ... :It turns out that Oregon State passed on Vernon Adams during recruiting. That's not stunning news, but the assistant in charge of the Southern California region where Adams lived? None other than Beaver defensive coordinator Mark Banker. ... Western Oregon doesn't get much media coverage, but here's a link to the schoo web site. ... The Missoulian has an interesting set of Big Sky notes.
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