Defensive tackle Joe Lopez will transfer from Oregon State to Portland State following the winter term, OSU announced.
PSU signed Lopez to an athletic aid agreement for the coming season and he’ll join the Vikings for spring practice.
Lopez, a 6-foot, 275-pound lineman from Portland’s Central Catholic High, played two seasons as a walk-on with the Beavers.
After redshirting in 2010, Lopez played in six games in 2011 and 10 games in 2012, getting up to No. 2 on the depth chart.