Colorado handles Air Force 81-70

University of Colorado's George King fights for the ball with Air Force Academy's Kyle Broekhuis during an NCAA college basketball game on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015 in Boulder, Colo. (Jeremy Papasso/The Daily Camera via AP)

Josh Scott scored 21 points and Josh Fortune added a season high 18 to help Colorado (4-1) roll to a sixth consecutive win over Air Force, but much of the post-game attention focused on the tussle that left Graham’s right shoulder reddened with a bite mark and Miller ejected with 12:25 left to play for a flagrant-2 foul.

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Washington State defensive linemen Darryl Paulo (99) and Destiny Vaeao (97) take down Colorado running back Phillip Lindsay (23) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)

PULLMAN, Wash. | Six times Colorado rolled into Washington State’s half of the field. The Buffaloes ended up with just three points to show for it. There were too many empty trips for the Buffaloes to pull off the upset of the 24th-ranked Cougars. “I guess I didn’t have them ready enough to play,” Colorado coach […]

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Air Force quarterback Karson Roberts (16) throws a lateral while under pressure from Boise State defensive tackle Tyler Horn during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Boise, Idaho, on Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)

BOISE, Idaho | Air Force quarterback Karson Roberts flashed a wry grin after the Falcons upset Boise State 37-30 Friday night on the strength of his 279 yards passing. “That was definitely fun,” said Roberts, who threw for most yards in a game since Dee Dowis passed for 306 in 1989 against Notre Dame and has […]

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Thomas Akyazili, of Colorado, is double teamed by Alec Wintering, left, and Max Livingston, of Portland, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, in Boulder, Colo. (Cliff Grassmick/Daily Camera via AP)

BOULDER | George King and Josh Fortune shared a redshirt season last year, pushing each other to get better. They’ve both gotten off to a strong start now that they’re playing again. King scored 18 points and Fortune added 17 as Colorado beat Portland 85-63 on Friday night. Tre’Shaun Fletcher also scored 17 points and Josh […]

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Colorado quarterback Sefo Liufau, left, eludes a tackle by Southern California defensive end Claude Pelon during the first half of an NCAA college football game Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, in Boulder, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

BOULDER | A narrow loss to Southern California was not the only reason for Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre’s somber tone after Friday night’s game. After leading the Buffaloes to a promising start, Colorado quarterback Sefo Liufau suffered a season-ending foot injury during the Buffaloes’ 27-24 loss to USC on a frigid night. Liufau was knocked out […]

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Kansas' Devonte' Graham puts up a shot during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Northern Colorado Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, in Lawrence, Kan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

LAWRENCE, Kan. | Brannen Greene missed most of the offseason after hip surgery, and his hip locked up again on him earlier this week, just before Kansas rolled through its exhibition finale. The Jayhawks’ best shooter looked just fine Friday night. Greene hit all five of his 3-point attempts, including a buzzer-beater to end the first […]

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Iowa State's Georges Niang, left, and Colorado's Josh Scott (40) go after a rebound during an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, in Sioux Falls, S.D. (AP Photo/Jay Pickthorn)

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. | Steve Prohm’s Iowa State debut was a success. Georges Niang scored 17 points, and the seventh-ranked Cyclones held off Colorado 68-62 on Friday in Prohm’s first game as coach. Abdel Nader had 14 points and Naz Mitrou-Long scored 13 for the Cyclones, who held the Buffaloes to just 36.5 percent shooting. Niang, […]

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