Mel Tucker once again made a splash Thursday as Colorado's new head coach, adding Nigel Bethel Jr. to a bevy of future recruits for the program.
Another battle in the bitter in-state rivalry between Colorado and Colorado State will kick off the first season for the Buffaloes under new head coach Mel Tucker. With many questions going into the season, the Rocky Mountain Showdown allows players and coaches the opportunity to prove their talent and set the tone for the 2019 season.
Previewing the Colorado Buffaloes for the 2019-20 season.
The omission of the Buffs, Bears, Falcons, Rams and Pioneers was not newsworthy. None of the teams came close to making the field of 64.
Since the conference started recognizing the Defensive Player of the Year award in 2001-02, this is just the third time a team has claimed the player, coach, defensive and freshman of the year awards in one season.
A native of Fort Collins, CO., Smith is a two-time All-Big Sky selection and last season's Big Sky MVP.
Denver University is in a special place, lucky to have two starting-caliber goaltenders in Cooley and Larsson.
Cunningham, 46, played wide receiver at the University of Colorado from 1992-95 and he briefly broke into the NFL with the Seattle Seahawks. Most recently, Cunningham served as the assistant principal at Hinkley High School in Aurora, Colo.
Fresh off of a bye week, the No. 7 Denver Pioneers will be kicking off a two-game weekend series against No. 4 Minnesota Duluth Friday night.
It won't be easy to go from Northern Colorado to the NFL, but Alex Wesley is doing everything in his power to make those dreams come true. From the Senior Bowl to the upcoming NFL Combine, he's trying to turn heads.