On the day CSU football coach Jim McElwain was honored with Mountain West coach of the year distinctions, it’s looking possible his success may land him a prestigious job at the University of Florida.
Here’s a peek into how the breathless, soap opera-like chase for CSU coach Jim McElwain played out — 140 characters at a time.
Colorado State senior quarterback Garrett Grayson was named the Mountain West offensive player of the year and Jim McElwain earned coach of the year honors.
Florida has targeted Colorado State’s Jim McElwain to potentially fill its coaching vacancy.
A week after starting its coaching search to replace Will Muschamp, Florida is already shooting down reports the job has been offered to Colorado State University’s Jim McElwain.
According to multiple sources, Colorado State University football coach Jim McElwain is a leading candidate for the Florida head coaching job and has talked with the school.
Air Force upset No. 21 Colorado State 27-24 on Friday to snap the Rams’ nine-game winning streak.
J.J. Avila had 21 points and 11 rebounds, John Gillon scored 20 and Colorado State knocked off Missouri State 76-61 Wednesday night.
The Rams need to win Friday and also need Utah State to take down Boise State in order to have the tiebreaker fall their way and play Dec. 6 in the Mountain West championship game.
When you ask CSU defensive back Bernard Blake to explain the team’s unexpected success this season, his answer may surprise you.