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As much as coach Troy Calhoun wanted to reject the notion that this was a signature win for his recovering program, the Air Force players didn’t deny their 28-14 domination of Boise State was the kind of statement that will reverberate across the country.
Seventy-two hours after firing athletic director Jack Graham, Colorado State University announced that football coach Jim McElwain has signed a new five-year contract through 2019.
The CSU Rams are preparing to face off against the CU Buffaloes in their first game of the season later this month. Check out the Top 9 Rams players to watch in that big game.
The Denver Broncos have signed college free agents Kapri Bibbs and Shaquil Barrett from Colorado State University.
Colorado State defeated Wyoming 95-92 in triple overtime Friday in the semifinals of the Mountain West women’s championships in Las Vegas.
Spencer Butterfield’s 3-pointer and subsequent go-ahead free throws, after a Colorado State technical foul, keyed Utah State’s 73-69 comeback victory over the Rams in the first round of the Mountain West Conference tournament.
Tre’ Coggins scored 27 points and Marek Olesinski added 19 as Air Force pulled away in the latter part of the second half for a 77-62 win over San Jose State on Wednesday night.
The season for any NCAA men’s basketball team is a long grind, but this week fans of the University of Denver Pioneers certainly had reason to cheer.
Colorado State will play Washington State in the New Mexico Bowl on Dec. 21.
The football game between Fresno State and the University of Colorado in Boulder was postponed on Friday because of flooding that’s devastating the state.