Mountain West Conference
CSU looks good now, but their chances will depend on what happens from here.
Colorado State University basketball star J.J. Avila has been named Mountain West Player of the Week just as the Rams jumped back into the Top 25.
The Mountain West Conference has suspended two basketball players involved in a scrum in the CSU-Air Force game over the weekend.
Marek Olesinski scored 16 points as Air Force coasted to a 78-56 victory over San Jose State on Wednesday night.
Colorado State and No. 23 Utah will play in the Las Vegas Bowl on Dec. 20.
Florida coach Jim McElwain took playful shots at his alma mater, the Oakland Raiders and himself.
After Jim McElwain stepped down Thursday as head football coach of the CSU Rams, the school’s interim athletic director called the head coaching gig at CSU a “dream job.”
Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley is leaving Colorado – maybe without a coach.
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.
Following Colorado State’s 58-20 rout of New Mexico on Saturday the Rams moved up to No. 21 in both the Associated Press and Coaches’ polls.