Colorado got off to a superb start under new coach Mike MacIntyre, doubling its win total from last season by beating rival Colorado State and Central Arkansas.
Colorado lost for the first time in more than a month because like other teams, they had no answer for Stanford star Chiney Ogwumike.
Andrew Luck is working again with Peyton Manning, an old friend who gave him a chance to be both a student and a counselor at the Manning Passing Academy. Together, the Colts’ past and present franchise quarterbacks, both perfectionists by trade, are trying to take the lead in making sure the Pro Bowl is taken seriously.
A lot of eyes will be on Denver the next few days as the city stages the NCAA Final Four in women’s collegiate basketball, and a lot of local businesses will benefit.