Adam Plant scored twice in the second period to set the tone in a 5-1 victory over St. Cloud State.
The Broncos scored the final 14 points of regulation to force extra time.
CU remains winless against the University of Southern California in their history.
Philip Lindsay has won the 2017 University of Colorado Buffalo Heart award after displaying the grit and determination that only a very few of the past Colorado Buffaloes players have exhibited.
The Rams had three players finish in double digits on a night when they led for all but about 30 seconds.
The University of Denver men's hockey team opened their important two-game home series with a win over the Huskies.
CU opened their season on Friday night in Boulder with a win over the Northern Colorado Bears, 66-51.
Colorado State must beat Boise this Saturday to keep alive hopes of playing the MW Championship. How can the Rams do it? And, a preview of CSU basketball season as they begin the year Friday night.
CSU hosts Boise State this weekend in a game they must win to keep a conference title game bid in play.
Colorado Buffaloes (5-5, 2-5) Head Coach Mike MacIntyre addressed the media after practice on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017.