Oregon State unveiled an entire set of Nike-designed new uniforms this past March, and if you're an East Coaster who hasn't yet stayed up to check out Sean Mannion, Brandin Cooks and the Beavers yet, take our word for it: the new looks are sharp.
But that only goes for the black home look and the white roadies; the all-orange set hasn't yet made its debut ... until Friday night, that it is. The Beavers have confirmed that they'll wear the all-orange uniforms for the first time when they take on USC in Corvallis (9 p.m. ET, ESPN2) as part of the obligatory "orange-out."
Here's two pics of the uniform from the debut in March. Will they be reason alone to tune in? No, but add in that it's Mannion and Cooks doing the wearing (and that hey, Marqise Lee will be back), and they're sure not a reason not to tune in, if that makes sense: