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.
Chris Bonner certainly looks like he could be an NFL quarterback, but when people talk about this year’s top quarterback prospects, the CSU-Pueblo senior rarely gets mentioned.
After falling to CSU Pueblo in the first round of the RMAC Tournament, the Skyhawks are hoping to get some help and garner an eight seed in the NCAA Division II Tournament.
Chris Bonner threw for 191 yards and a touchdown, Cameron McDondle ran for 113 yards and Colorado State-Pueblo relied on its stingy defense to beat Minnesota State 13-0.
CSU-Pueblo and Minnesota State, two schools with intriguing backstories, meet up in Kansas City for the Division II championship.
For CSU-Pueblo coach John Wristen, who played quarterback for the team from 1980-1983, Saturday’s Division II semifinal game was the culmination of half a lifetime of hard work.
Colorado State University-Pueblo has a national TV quiz show champion in its ranks. Rosa Ramos won the Hispanic College Quiz Show in July in Chicago after competing in what she called an intense contest.
Chris Bonner threw three touchdowns in Colorado State-Pueblo’s 47-21 victory over Sam Houston State on Saturday night.
CBS4’s Gary Miller found a Division II player at Colorado State University-Pueblo who has a pretty good chance of getting drafted by an NFL team — offensive guard Ryan Jensen.
Lesley DiMare, interim president of Nevada State College, will become CSU-Pueblo’s next president.