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Bug #29777 closed:corrected

Auburn did not play Oregon State

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This bug appeared in a news report published by Los Angeles Times on Jan 11, 2011 by Jimmy Orr. View the original news report.
Bug Type:  Simple Factual Error

Orr says Auburn beat Oregon State yesterday.  I'm no football expert, but am pretty sure they played University of Oregon.

Response

Kaitlin Parker has not contacted Los Angeles Times

Bug History

Jan 11, 2011 4:28 pm Open Kaitlin Parker
Jan 11, 2011 5:20 pm Open: Under Discussion Mark Follman

Discussion Leave a comment

It appears Auburn's opponent yesterday was indeed University of Oregon.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2011/01/11/132829578/college-football-champs-auburn-in-a-close-one

We have contacted the LA Times using their online form for reporting an error.

Jan 11, 2011 5:20 pm
 

Thank you for reporting this error. It has been corrected, and a For the Record note has been added:

http://www.latimes.com/health/boostershots/la-heb-two-guys-lose-weight-day-2-20110112,0,1543998.story

Jan 12, 2011 12:33 pm

Thank you, Deirdre. We will go ahead and close this out as "Corrected."

Jan 12, 2011 12:52 pm