With the signing of Anthony Giusti, the Colorado State Rams add some quality linebacker depth
CSU broke open a tie game with a 16-3 run at the start of the second half and ran away with a 78-62 win over the defending Mountain West Champions.
Colorado State will now open its season with the Aug. 26 Oregon State matchup, which will serve as the historic grand opening of the new on-campus stadium.
The Rams mounted a huge fourth-quarter comeback, scoring 20 points in a span of one minute and 25 seconds in the final five minutes, but came up just short.
Rams head coach Mike Bobo was at CB & Potts in Fort Collins on Tuesday night to preview The Rocky Mountain Showdown against Colorado.
Colby Meeks has grown into his new position at center, and he's also helped his offensive line mates improve, too.
Colorado State and Air Force ran the score up on Saturday night, with the Falcons edging the Rams late on a Timothy McVey touchdown.
Weston Richburg became the NFL's first player ejected under the new unsportsmanlike penalty rule and Ty Sambrailo struggled for the Broncos Sunday
From Keevan Bailey to Nate Craig-Myers, the Rams early signing class for 2019 is loaded with big-name talent. Many of these youngsters will be expected to play right away.
The Rams trailed 31-14 late in the third quarter, but strung together a pair of fourth-quarter touchdown drives that brought them back within a field goal.