dr martens edinburgh Jonathan Smith named Oregon State head coach
AJ McCord and KOIN 6 News Staff PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) Oregon State University has named Jonathan Smith as their next head coach.
Smith started 4 years as quarterback for the Beavers from 1998 2001, leading Oregon State to the Fiesta Bowl and a 11 1 record in 2001.
“Oregon State University is a special place and I have many memories of being a part of Beaver Nation,
” Smith said in a press release. “I played for some of the best coaches I have ever been around and learned many of the qualities I have utilized in my coaching career.”
Cal offensive coordinator Beau Baldwin was reportedly going to be the next head coach, but no official word came from the university. Cory Hall served as the interim coach this year after Gary Andersen was fired in October. The Beavers went 1 11 this season, ending their year with a 69 10 loss in the Civil War against Oregon on Saturday.