Colorado Rumors & News

  • 2 Colorado football players arrested, accused of stealing PlayStation, laptop

    Daily Camera "Two University of Colorado football players were arrested early this morning and have been suspended indefinitely from the team after campus police say they stole items from a dorm room in Willard Hall earlier this month. Nu'umoto "N.J." Falo, 19, and Donald "Dino" Gordon, 20, were both booked..." April 28

  • Colorado slashes student season-ticket price by 40 percent as sales decline

    Daily Camera "In a bid to draw more students to home sporting events, the University of Colorado is dropping the price of its student season-ticket pass by more than 40 percent. Students can buy season passes that give them access to all home football games, all men's and women's basketball games and other..." April 27

  • Colorado coach confident Davis Webb will honor transfer commitment

    ESPN "Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre said he's confident that former Texas Tech quarterback Davis Webb will keep his commitment to the Buffaloes and join the team as a graduate transfer. "I talk to Davis Webb basically every day," MacIntyre said Tuesday. "Almost every night. He's told me every time..." April 27

  • Samson Kafovalu, CU Buffs lineman, jailed in Boulder on obstruction charge

    Daily Camera "University of Colorado defensive lineman Samson Kafovalu was arrested by Boulder police overnight on suspicion of obstructing a police officer, the third time Kafovalu has had a run-in with the law since joining the team. Kafovalu, 22, was booked into the Boulder County Jail at 4:40 a.m. today..." April 09

  • Texas Tech transfer quarterback Davis Webb commits to Colorado

    Fox Sports - College Football "Texas Tech grad transfer quarterback Davis Webb has committed to Colorado, he told FOX Sports on Wednesday morning. He had planned to take an official visit to Auburn but has said he's canceled that. "I just know it's a good fit with Colorado," Webb said. "I really like what Coach Mac (Mike..." January 28

  • Colorado releases QB Sheriron Jones, plans to return to Tennessee

    CBS Sports "It turns out that Sheriron Jones didn't really transfer to Colorado as much as he went on a vacation of sorts. Colorado announced Friday that Jones has been released from his scholarship, and that he's free to return to Tennessee. Jones announced that he was transferring from Tennessee to..." January 23

  • Buffs lose one starting ILB for the year, get another back

    College Football Talk "There was good news and not-so-good news for Colorado on the linebacking front. Kenneth Olugbode sustained an unspecified leg injury in the Week 5 loss to Oregon and was expected to miss 4-6 weeks. Instead, head coach Mike MacIntyre confirmed Tuesday that not will Olugbode return for this..." October 22

  • Kenneth Olugbode, Colorado Buffs linebacker, out 4-6 weeks

    Denver Post "The Colorado Buffs are now missing both first-string inside linebackers with the loss of Kenneth Olugbode, who was injured in the Oregon game Saturday. The Buffs previously lost Addison Gillam in the second game of the season. He has not returned and probably won't be available this week..." October 08

  • Colorado LT Jeromy Irwin out for season with ACL tear

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "Colorado will be without its starting left tackle for the rest of 2015. Jeromy Irwin tore an ACL Saturday against UMass in the first half and is out for the season. According to he had played in 119 snaps in 2015 and didn't give up a sack. "It is very unfortunate to lose..." September 16

  • Bad luck: Colorado DL steps in hole, breaks leg -- out for season

    CBS Sports "One Colorado defensive lineman will be sidelined for the second straight year because of injury. If you thought that was bad luck, wait until you hear how the injury occurred. According to Buffs coach Mike MacIntyre, Tyler Henington was talking with teammate John Tuso on the sidewalk after a..." August 10

  • CU Buffs football team loses player expected for key role

    Daily Camera "When spring football practices ended at Colorado back in March, coach Mike MacIntyre said walk-on quarterback Ty Gangi was leading the competition to be the Buffs' holder on field goals and extra-point attempts. MacIntyre will have to find someone else for the job now. CU confirmed Gangi..." June 08

  • Report: TCU, Colorado schedule 2022, 2023 home-and-home

    CBS Sports "Spring! That magical time of year when a young man's fancy turns to love ... and the thoughts of college athletics administrators apparently turn to filling out their football team's future nonconference schedules. Maybe that view of the season isn't quite as romantic, but it's accurate: just..." March 24

  • Colorado safety Jered Bell awaits word on sixth season

    Daily Camera "Senior safety Jered Bell was on the practice fields with his Colorado teammates Wednesday during the second day of spring drills participating in limited individual work. Bell is recovering from the second torn ACL injury of his career that caused him to miss a second complete season of..." February 19

  • Colorado AD not looking to extend series with Colorado State

    CBS Sports "You better enjoy those matchups between Colorado and Colorado State while you still can, because Colorado athletic director says he has no plans to renew the series once the current deal ends after 2020. Rick George told The Denver Post that it would currently be in Colorado's "best interests"..." February 05

  • RB Terrence Crowder transfers from CU football team

    Boulder Daily Camera "Running back Terrence Crowder has transferred from the Colorado football team. Crowder, who will be a fourth-year junior next fall, is believed to be transferring to a smaller school at the Football Championship Subdivision or Division II level where he can play right away without having to..." January 16

  • WR Nelson Spruce will return to Colorado in 2015

    CBS Sports "With Thursday being the final day underclassmen can declare for the NFL Draft, schools can expect either good or bad news, and Colorado got some of the good kind. Wide receiver Nelson Spruce will be returning for his senior season in 2015. Spruce had always been leaning toward returning to..." January 15

  • CU's Mike MacIntyre fined $10k by Pac-12 for his postgame actions

    Denver Post "Colorado football coach Mike MacIntyre was reprimanded and fined $10,000 by the Pac-12 Conference for his postgame actions that the league office described as "inappropriate conduct," Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott announced Tuesday. Following a 36-31 loss to visiting Oregon State at Folsom..." October 07

  • Dee Hart, two others injured in Colorado State practice

    Coloradoan "Two key players went down with ankle injuries during practice Tuesday and another offensive tackle also was lost indefinitely to an injury, CSU coach Jim McElwain said. Junior running back Dee Hart, a transfer from Alabama who was competing for the starting job, and redshirt freshman receiver..." August 20

  • Injured Colorado safety Jered Bell to seek sixth year, coach MacIntyre says

    Denver Post "Injured Colorado senior safety Jered Bell plans to petition the NCAA for a rare sixth year of eligibility, CU coach Mike MacIntyre said Monday following a morning practice. A returning starter, Bell tore an ACL during Friday evening’s practice and is lost for the season. " August 19

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 09

  • Shane Callahan, CU Buffs transfer, eligible to compete in 2014 season

    Denver Post "The NCAA has waived the mandatory one-year waiting period for offensive lineman Shane Callahan, who transferred to CU Boulder from Auburn University in July, meaning the sophomore will be eligible to compete during the 2014 season. The timing couldn't be better: CU is in need of replacing two..." August 05

  • Isaiah Holland, Valor Christian offensive lineman, signs with Colorado

    Denver Post "Army’s recruiting loss will turn out to be Colorado’s gain. In a release sent out Wednesday, Colorado announced that Isaiah Holland signed a financial aid agreement with CU over the weekend and will play for the Buffs this fall. The school noted in the release that “[h]igh school..." May 29

  • Witherspoon aims to start in CU Buffs' secondary "Two years ago toward the end of his second and final season as Colorado's head football coach, Jon Embree predicted that a group of defensive backs he recruited in the 2012 class would one day become the strength of the CU defense. Defensive backs in that class such as Kenneth Crawley, Marques..." March 11

  • Former CU Buffs star Paul Richardson stays fast, gets bigger for NFL

    Denver Post "Paul Richardson does not weigh 175 pounds. "Today I weighed in at 175.9," Richardson proudly stated during his NFL scouting combine interview Friday. The scale reading is more significant than University of Colorado Buffaloes program buyers might have thought. Speed is Richardson's strength,..." February 26

  • Texas wide receiver Akilian Butler picks up CU Buffs offer "Mesquite, Texas, wide receiver Akilian Butler has never been to Colorado or the city of Boulder, but that could change on April 12 when the Buffaloes hold their spring football game. The 5-foot-11, 180-pound junior from West Mesquite High School received a scholarship offer from Colorado last..." February 26

  • CU Buffs' Jeffrey Hall tased, arrested after assault on woman, officer "University of Colorado football player Jeffrey Hall was arrested over the weekend after witnesses said he choked a woman at a party and then had to be shocked with a Taser when he resisted arrest by Boulder police officers. Hall, 19, was arrested at 12:17 a.m. Saturday on suspicion of..." February 26

  • Former CU Buffs star Paul Richardson stays fast, gets bigger for NFL

    Denver Post "Paul Richardson does not weigh 175 pounds. "Today I weighed in at 175.9," Richardson proudly stated during his NFL scouting combine interview Friday. The scale reading is more significant than University of Colorado Buffaloes program buyers might have thought. Speed is Richardson's strength,..." February 25

  • CU regents approve 1-year contract extension for Buffs coach Mike MacIntyre

    Denver Post "The University of Colorado Board of Regents on Thursday voted to extend first-year football coach Mike MacIntyre's contract by one year. The regents voted to amend MacIntyre's existing contract so that it extends through Dec. 31, 2018. MacIntyre's contract was set to end Dec. 31, 2017. In..." February 21

  • Former Air Force QB Jaleel Awini on track to join CU Buffs and more 2015 offers "Jaleel Awini The Buffs are set to add another offensive playmaker, but it could be awhile before he hits the field. editor Adam Munsterteiger reports today that former Air Force quarterback and Aurora native Jaleel Awini intends to transfer to the University of Colorado...." February 12

  • Colorado lands four-star WR Shay Fields

    Denver Post "Second-year coach Mike MacIntyre and his Colorado football program received their first oral commitment from a four-star prospect during the current recruiting cycle Tuesday when wide receiver Shay Fields of Bellflower (Calif.) St. John Bosco picked CU over California and Southern California,..." February 01

  • Lindgren talks Buffs' QB shortage "Colorado offensive coordinator Brian Lindgren said CU football coaches were shocked earlier this month when quarterback Connor Wood told them he was forfeiting his senior season next fall in order to graduate this summer and move on with his life. Wood was the starting quarterback at CU for the..." January 25

  • New Wyoming coach Craig Bohl to emphasize recruiting Colorado players

    Denver Post "As new University of Wyoming football coach Craig Bohl — fresh from winning three consecutive Football Championship Subdivision national championships at North Dakota State — conversed on the phone this week, he was on the recruiting trail in Missouri. But Bohl already had spent time checking..." January 23

  • Colorado QB Connor Wood will not return for senior season

    CBS Sports "After losing his starting job five games into the 2013 season, Colorado quarterback Connor Wood won't be around to try and reclaim it in 2014. Wood announced Friday evening that he will forgo his senior season of eligibility in Boulder and end his football career. The former transfer from Texas..." January 20

  • Ball State's Keith Wenning stands out at Shrine Game workouts "A driving rainstorm led to alternative workouts at the East-West Shrine Game on Tuesday, but scouts were still able to take a long, hard look at some of the hidden gems in the 2014 draft class. Although it's tough to assess pro potential while watching prospects move around on carpet inside an..." January 15