University Of Northern Colorado
Concussions are a hot button topic in football and there has been a lot of talk about what can be done to reduce or even prevent them. But at the University of Northern Colorado, they’re not talking about it, they’re doing something about it.
The University of Northern Colorado in Greeley is doing more than just talking when it comes to trying to reduce head injuries among their football players.
Derrick Barden scored 15 points and No. 6 seed Northern Colorado held off third-seeded Northern Arizona 62-60 in a Big Sky tournament quarterfinal matchup Thursday.
Gary Winston finished with 19 points and six assists and Portland State beat Northern Colorado 80-57 Thursday night.
Tim Huskisson scored 16 points, hitting 3 of 4 3-point attempts, to lead Northern Colorado to a dominating 91-55 victory over Southern Utah in a Big Sky Conference game Saturday night.
Tate Unruh had 24 points with 10 rebounds to lead Northern Colorado past UC Riverside 63-60 Monday night.
Anthony Johnson, with 15 points, led five players in double figures as Northern Colorado dominated Division III Colorado College 96-57 Tuesday night.
Derrick Barden matched a season-high with 19 points and Northern Colorado broke away with an emphatic run early in the second half to best Prairie View A&M 87-70 on Sunday to conclude the Colorado State Challenge.
Tevin Svihovec scored 20 points and hit two free throws with 8 seconds left as Northern Colorado finished a stunning comeback to beat Bethune-Cookman 65-60 Saturday night.
Chris Brown amassed 230 yards and scored three touchdowns as Cal Poly overwhelmed Northern Colorado 42-14 Saturday.