Colorado Rumors & News

  • Seeking justice for alleged abuse, victim of Colorado assistant confronts big-time college football

    SI "On Dec. 9, 2016, Trisha MacIntyre, the wife of Colorado football head coach Mike MacIntyre received a Facebook message from the girlfriend of Joe Tumpkin, an assistant coach on her husband’s staff. “Hi Trisha!” wrote the woman, whom we’ll call Jane. “I am sorry that I missed seeing you when I..." February 04

  • Former Colorado assistant charged with 8 counts of assault

    ESPN "Former Colorado assistant coach Joe Tumpkin has been charged with five counts of second-degree assault and three counts of third-degree assault in a domestic violence case, the district attorney for Adams and Broomfield Counties in Colorado announced Tuesday. Tumpkin officially resigned from..." January 31

  • Oklahoma State manhandles Colorado in Alamo Bowl

    The Sports Xchange "SAN ANTONIO -- The mantra for Oklahoma State in the run-up to its game against Colorado in the Valero Alamo Bowl was to be the most physical team on the field, to exploit the Buffaloes' man-defense with deep passes and to draw on its experience in bowl games to overcome the inexperienced Pac..." December 30

  • No. 4 Washington defeats No. 8 Colorado for Pac-12 title

    The Sports Xchange "SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Washington quarterback Jake Browning had his worst game of the season Friday, probably ruining any chance he had of winning the Heisman Trophy. But he won't mind a great deal because he likely will have a chance to redeem himself in a big-time game with a national..." December 03

  • 2 Colorado Buffaloes players facing charges after fight outside bar following win over Utah

    Denver Post "One University of Colorado football player is facing drug charges and another is facing assault charges after the two got into a fight outside a bar in downtown Boulder just hours after the Buffs beat Utah at Folsom Field. Abdul Jaleel Awini, 23, was arrested on suspicion of drug possession..." November 28

  • No. 9 Colorado beats No. 22 Utah to clinch Pac-12 South

    The Sports Xchange "BOULDER, Colo -- Colorado completed an improbable journey from worst to first. The final step forward came with a big assist from the Buffaloes' defense. Colorado vexed Utah's offense for four quarters, forcing four turnovers and repeatedly holding the Utes to field goals in the red zone to..." November 27

  • Liufau carries No. 10 Colorado past No. 22 Washington State

    The Sports Xchange "BOULDER, Colo. -- When Sefo Liufau went down with a broken foot last season, he didn't know if he would play against for Colorado. Not only did he come back, he's got the No. 10 Buffaloes on the brink of the Pac-12 title game. Liufau ran for 108 yards and three touchdowns and also..." November 19

  • Pomona lineman Jake Moretti flips commitment from Ohio State to Colorado

    Denver Post "Pomona four-star lineman Jake Moretti, the state’s top football recruit in the class of 2017, said he will attend the University of Colorado, changing his commitment from Ohio State. Moretti announced his decision via Twitter on Thursday night. Moretti, who has missed his senior season because..." November 18

  • No. 12 Colorado routs Arizona 49-24

    The Sports Xchange "Colorado is having perhaps the most surprising season in the country, but the toughest part has yet to come. The No. 12 Buffaloes took care of business Saturday night as Sefo Liufau passed for three touchdowns and Phillip Lindsay ran for three as Colorado stayed atop the Pac-12 South with a..." November 13

  • Liufau shakes off injury, leads No. 15 Colorado past UCLA

    The Sports Xchange "BOULDER, Colo. -- A year ago, 12 penalties and four turnovers would have doomed the Colorado Buffaloes. Not this year. Instead of folding, Colorado is overcoming mistakes and pulling out victories. Sefo Liufau shook off a first-half injury to lead Colorado to two scoring drives in the..." November 04

  • Thompson's interceptions lift Colorado past Stanford

    The Sports Xchange "Safety Tedric Thompson intercepted two passes to key a dominating defensive effort as Colorado posted a 10-5 victory over Stanford to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2007 on Saturday in Palo Alto, Calif. Thompson's second pick and 30-yard return set up the Buffaloes (6-2, 4-1..." October 22

  • 4-Star WR KD Nixon Announces Commitment To Colorado

    College Spun "KD Nixon, a four-star wide receiver out of Texas who used to be committed to Tennessee, announced his commitment to the Colorado Buffaloes tonight. Colorado football is having a renaissance season, and Mike MacIntyre’s club just landed a huge blue-chip commitment. Nixon made his announcement..." October 19

  • Lindsay rushes for 219 yards as Colorado defeats Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "Phillip Lindsay rushed for 219 yards and three touchdowns to lead Colorado to a 40-16 victory over visiting Arizona State on Saturday night at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colo. Sefo Liufau completed 23 of 31 passes for 265 yards for Colorado (5-2, 3-1 Pac-12 Conference), which beat the Sun..." October 16

  • Darnold leads USC past No. 21 Colorado

    The Sports Xchange "It's not often that a coach will rave about a player who failed to score a touchdown -- on purpose. But USC wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster, with nothing but green grass ahead of him, went down to the turf with less than two minutes left, allowing the Trojans to safely run out the clock..." October 08

  • Police shoot man with machete inside Colorado football building

    Fox Sports "A man carrying a machete entered Colorado's Champions Center on Wednesday morning and was shot by the police after a confrontation in a stairwell. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Thankfully, nobody else was injured. The Champions Center is located near the northeast corner of the..." October 06

  • Fields fuels Colorado to rout of Oregon State

    The Sports Xchange "Colorado receiver Shay Fields caught three touchdown passes, the defense kept Oregon State out of the end zone and the Buffaloes posted their biggest Pac-12 victory with a 47-6 win Saturday in Boulder, Colo. The Buffaloes (4-1 overall, 2-0 Pac-12) are off to their best start since joining..." October 01