The Oregon State Beavers have revealed their 2024 soccer schedule, which incorporates seven residence contests and 12 video games general.
The 2024 season would be the first for Oregon State as a member of the two-team Pac-12 together with the Washington State Cougars following the departure of 10 groups to different conferences. NCAA bylaws stipulate that conferences will need to have no less than eight members, however in addition they permit for a two-year grace interval if a convention falls under the eight-team threshold.
Primarily, Oregon State and Washington State will nonetheless be members of the Pac-12 for no less than the following season however should function like Impartial groups.
After some reorganization and negotiations with different groups and conferences, Oregon State now has a 12-game schedule for the 2024 season. The Beavers will open the 2024 season at residence at Reser Stadium in Corvallis, Ore., in opposition to the Idaho State Bengals on Aug. 31 earlier than touring to face the San Diego State Aztecs on Sept. 7.
Oregon State will then return residence to host consecutive video games in opposition to the Oregon Geese on Sept. 14 and the Purdue Boilermakers on Sept. 21. That leads right into a newly scheduled contest on the street in opposition to the California Golden Bears on Sept. 28 in Berkeley, Calif.
Along with these 5 contests, Oregon State will play one sport in opposition to fellow Pac-12 member Washington State at residence in Corvallis on Nov. 23. Whether or not the results of that one contest will crown a Pac-12 champion stays to be seen.
On account of a soccer scheduling settlement between the two-team Pac-12 and the Mountain West Convention, Oregon State will play six extra video games in opposition to Mountain West opponents. In an effort to schedule these contests, Mountain West groups will play seven convention video games in 2024 as a substitute of their ordinary eight. Moreover, the Mountain West matchups in opposition to each Oregon State and Washington State is not going to rely as convention video games for any of the members.
The six Mountain West opponents added to Oregon State’s soccer schedule in 2024 embody UNLV, San Jose State, and Colorado State at residence and Air Power, Nevada, and Boise State on the street. Dates for these contests can be introduced within the coming months.
Oregon State will enter the 2024 season with a brand new head coach following Jonathan Smith’s departure to take over at Michigan State. The Beavers can be led by Trent Bray, who served because the defensive coordinator at Oregon State for the previous two-and-half seasons.
2024 Oregon State Soccer Schedule
- 08/31 – Idaho State
- 09/07 – at San Diego State
- 09/14 – Oregon
- 09/21 – Purdue
- 09/28 – at California
- 11/23 – Washington State
- TBA – Colorado State
- TBA – San Jose State
- TBA – UNLV
- TBA – at Boise State
- TBA – at Air Power
- TBA – at Nevada