Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion threw a school record six touchdowns as the Beavers handed the CU Buffs their first loss of the year.
The Colorado Buffaloes open up Pac-12 play against the Oregon State Beavers on Saturday after a two week layoff due to floods and a bye.
The CU Buffs begin Pac-12 play this weekend as they travel to Corvallis. The Buffs hope improve on their one conference win from a year ago.
After a two week layoff the CU Buffs will travel to Oregon State for their first conference game. The Buffs have been off since flood canceled the Fresno St. game.
In the inaugural NCHC poll, Denver ranked fourth and Colorado College ranked seventh, but neither made the top 15 in national preseason polls.
The CU Buffs have significantly improved from their 1-11 season a year ago while the Pac-12 conference as a whole has taken a significant step forward.
The Air Force Falcons have been the most successful college football program in Colorado of late, but struggles on defense could change that.
In perhaps their biggest challenge ever, the Colorado State Rams will head to Tuscaloosa to take on the No. 1 team in the country.
After falling in their first two games of 2013, the Colorado State Rams got their first win of the year with a 34-17 victory over Cal-Poly on Saturday.
After severe rainstorms resulted in floods in Boulder, the University of Colorado announced its football game against Fresno St. has been postponed.