BOULDER | Colorado junior cornerback Isaiah Oliver can run with the best of them. Same goes with high jump, hurdle, pole vault , shot put, long jump and throw the javelin. A multidimensional threat on the football field , Oliver also happens to be a rising decathlete in track and field.
“The NCAA’s never had the ability to enforce rules,” Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak said. “I was told this summer by a coach, ‘If you’re not cheating, you’re cheating yourself.’ Certain conferences, I think, are notorious for doing that and if you’re trying to compete in those conferences and you don’t do it, you’re going to be subpar. It’s a big egg on a lot of our faces.”
BOULDER, Colo. | Steven Montez’s remedy for soreness after a recent loss was to pour a little more salt into the wounds. Epsom salt, more specifically — in a bath. It worked like a charm for the Colorado quarterback who absorbed some big hits in a 27-23 loss at UCLA last weekend. Now, he’s hoping […]
HONOLULU | Nick Stevens threw four touchdown passes and Michael Gallup had eight receptions for 212 yards and a score to lead Colorado State past Hawaii 51-21 on Saturday night. Stevens was 18-of-22 passing for 351 yards and move past Moses Moreno into second on the Colorado State’s career list with 53 touchdown passes. Detrich Clark had scoring catches of 36 and 38 yards and Dalyn Dawkins ran for 130 yards and a score on 17 carries for the Rams (3-2, 1-0 Mountain West).
UCLA dressed in all-white uniforms for its game against Colorado, but a white flag to waive was never part of the ensemble. Josh Rosen threw for 372 yards and one touchdown, Soso Jamabo and Jalen Starks each ran for a touchdown, and UCLA broke a two-game losing streak with a 27-23 win over Colorado on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES | Colorado head coach Mike MacIntyre might have found a way to stop UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen, who leads the FBS in yards passing and touchdown passes. “Twist his ankle in warmups,” MacIntyre joked.
BOULDER | The No. 7 Washington Huskies warmed up in the cold rain without their shirts , then went out and undressed the Colorado Buffaloes in a 37-10 rout Saturday night in a rematch of last year’s Pac-12 title game.
“I figure if you make the jokes, they’re not going to make them for you,” he said.
SEATTLE | Enough with the cupcakes and empty calories. After gorging on weak opponents for three weeks, No. 7 Washington gets its first real test when it travels to Colorado for Saturday’s rematch of the Pac-12 title game from last season.