Colorado State defensive line coach Greg Lupfer has been suspended without pay for two weeks for using a gay slur when yelling at Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday in the New Mexico Bowl over the weekend.
Two teams led by strong quarterbacks will make their first college football bowl game appearance in years when they face off in the New Mexico Bowl on Dec. 21.
Colorado State will play Washington State in the New Mexico Bowl on Dec. 21.
Colorado State athletic director Jack Graham basked in the glow of the Rams’ 58-13 shellacking of Air Force on Saturday.
Kapri Bibbs ran for six touchdowns to break the Colorado State record and match the Mountain West mark, and Garrett Grayson threw three scoring passes to help the Rams beat New Mexico 66-42 on Saturday night.
Kapri Bibbs rushed for career-high 201 yards and three touchdowns, and Garrett Grayson passed for 219 yards and three scores as Colorado State beat Wyoming 52-22 Saturday.
David Fales connected with Tyler Winston on a 62-yard touchdown catch and run with 5:36 to play to lift San Jose State to a 34-27 win over Colorado State on Saturday.
AJ McCarron passed for 258 yards and threw a 30-yard touchdown to DeAndrew White in the fourth quarter to lift No. 1 Alabama to a 31-6 victory over Colorado State on Saturday night.
Heavy underdog Colorado State (1-2) goes to Alabama Saturday night, with No. 21 Mississippi awaiting for another Southeastern Conference showdown.
Colorado State players will wear helmet decals honoring the victims of Colorado’s floods as well as rescuers and recovery personnel during Saturday’s game at No. 1-ranked Alabama.