Colorado State Rams
There are two big storylines this spring for the Colorado State Rams football team — new coach Mike Bobo, and picking a quarterback to be the guy that replaces Garrett Grayson.
Garrett Grayson saved the 40-yard dash for the end of his pro day workout Monday. It was during a 40-yard dash last month that Grayson tweaked a hamstring, preventing him from showing off his skills at the NFL Combine.
New Colorado State athletic director Joe Parker’s resume is filled with stops at the NCAA’s Power 5 conferences.
A person with knowledge of the hiring tells The Associated Press that Colorado State University will hire Texas Tech deputy athletic director Joe Parker as its next athletic director.
The Colorado State Rams are still stinging after being stiff-armed out of the NCAA Tournament, but as a consolation the pulled a No. 1 seed in the National Invitation Tournament, something they unenthusiastically accepted.
NFL scouts got a chance to take a look at players from both the University of Colorado and Colorado State on Wednesday as both schools held their Pro Day to showcase their best players.
Colorado State’s J.J. Avila moved up to the Mountain West Conference first team and CSU’s Daniel Bejarano earned second-team honors for the second consecutive season.
J.J. Avila scored 29 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead Colorado State past Utah State 75-70 Saturday night.
The Colorado State women’s basketball team is Mountain West regular season champions for the second year in a row after beating Utah State 76-58 at Moby Arena on Friday night.
Mike Bobo offered no apologies while introducing the small Colorado State recruiting class Wednesday and peeking ahead to next year and beyond.