For all the talk of an in-state rivalry, the fortunes of Colorado’s two marquee college football teams are trending in opposite directions.
The Colorado Buffaloes’ men’s basketball team was 11th in scoring last year in the Pac-12 conference, so Coach Tad Boyle turned to former Nuggets Coach George Karl for off-season advice.
Larry Zimmer, the longtime radio voice of the Colorado Buffaloes, is battling health problems and will miss his first CU game in 21 years.
Colorado star Arielle Roberson will have surgery on Wednesday to repair her left ACL, which she tore in a routine drill last week.
Colorado’s prolific quarterback and its top receiver are ready to go at it again when the Oregon State Beavers (3-1, 0-1 Pac-12) make their first trip to Boulder since 1988.
Crews at Folsom Field are hurrying to finish upgrades to seats ahead of the football team’s home opener against Arizona State on Saturday.
Ahead of Friday’s Rocky Mountain Showdown, two stars of Colorado’s college football heyday engaged in some friendly ribbing during Xfinity Monday Live on CBS4.
Colorado had seen Arizona’s defense at work before, in person and in the Pac-12 tournament quarterfinals.
The Colorado Buffaloes had already pulled the ripcord on their free fall after star point guard Spencer Dinwiddie’s season-ending knee injury more than a month ago. What they got Wednesday night was the signature win to go with it.
Southern Cal missed a slew of shots in the early going and No. 21 Colorado never gave the Trojans a chance to recover.