With the 2010 season coming to a close, Oregon State can't help but look forward to next season. Disappointing losses to Washington and UCLA on the road, and a shocking loss to dismal Washington State at home has already marked the season as a loss.
Even if OSU can pull off a miracle against No. 6 Stanford or No. 1 Oregon, the Beavers' post-season will leave aspirations for the season unfulfilled.
A devastating injury to James Rodgers and the underwhelming performance of his brother Jacquizz have seemed to pace the season while leaving experts and analysts befuddled, and leaving fans to daydream about what could have been.
Next season seems to have a bright outlook, and here are 10 things the Beavers could use in their rise back to the top of the conference.