Jon Embree is out as head football coach at the University of Colorado after just two seasons and four wins in 25 games.
Keith Price threw a career-best five touchdown passes and Washington overcame a slow start to whip hapless Colorado 38-3 on Saturday for the Huskies’ fourth straight win.
Kevin Hogan ignited No. 15 Stanford’s sputtering offense and led the Cardinal to a 48-0 rout of Colorado, the Buffaloes’ first shutout at home in 26 years.
Kenjon Barner rushed for 104 yards and two touchdowns, and No. 2 Oregon easily took care of Colorado 70-14 on Saturday in advance of next weekend’s Pac-12 showdown with 10th-ranked USC.
Matt Barkley threw for 298 yards and six touchdowns while setting Southern California’s career record for TD passes, and Robert Woods set a pair of school marks himself in the 11th-ranked Trojans’ 50-6 victory over Colorado on Saturday.
The Colorado Buffaloes scored 10 points in the final 24 seconds of the first half and talked at the break about pinning the Arizona State Sun Devils deep to start the third quarter. Rashad Ross ruined those plans.
The Colorado Buffaloes are coming off their first bye week since Jon Embree took over the program two years ago. It may not help.
Brett Hundley, Johnathan Franklin and the rest of the UCLA Bruins bounced back from a tough defeat, beating Colorado 42-14 Saturday night for their best start since 2007.
Jordan Webb scored on a 4-yard run in the final seconds, the last of three Colorado touchdowns in the final 7 minutes, to beat Washington State 35-34 on Saturday in the Pac-12 Conference opener for both teams.
Robbie Rouse set the Fresno State all-time rushing record on a 94-yard run that gave him four touchdowns in the first quarter as the Bulldogs rolled past winless Colorado 69-14 on Saturday night.