August 13, 2007

Off and running

Oregon State has been blessed with great running back talent throughout the past decade. From past greats Ken Simonton and Steven Jackson to current star Yvenson Bernard, the Beavers have had a nice run (pun intended) going at this position. They hope to continue that tradition with newly arrived freshmen Ahmed Mokhtar and Ryan McCants.

Having only been in Corvallis since early July, both athletes have been enjoying their time there, but that doesn't mean that it hasn't been an adjustment.

"It is a little different," Mokhtar said. "It has been fun and there has been a lot of learning. It has been a great experience and everyone's been flying around and I like it so far."


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