Colorado State Rumors & News

  • NCAA sued over number, length of football scholarships

    SI - College Football "Former Colorado State kicker Durrell Chamorro sued the NCAA last week in a class-action suit, seeking damages for Division I football players who were affected by the now-defunct rule banning multiyear scholarships, reports CBSSports.com’s Jon Solomon. The NCAA passed a rule in 2012 which..." September 02

  • Jim McElwain, other coaches sign extensions with Colorado State University

    Denver Post "Colorado State on Monday confirmed that football coach Jim McElwain, women's basketball coach Ryun Williams and volleyball coach Tom Hilbert all had agreed to new deals with the university. In his statement following his Friday firing, former athlethic director Jack Graham cited among his..." August 11

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "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

  • Alabama transfer Dee Hart officially joins CSU Rams' backfield

    Denver Post "Running back Dee Hart, the transfer running back from Alabama who three years ago was one of the top-rated high recruits in the country, practiced with Colorado State Monday and will be eligible to play for the Rams this season and in 2015. Hart's imminent arrival was no secret, but CSU coach..." August 05

  • RB Dee Hart transferring from Alabama to Colorado State

    Orlando Sentinel "Former Orlando Dr. Phillips running back Dee Hart confirmed Wednesday afternoon that he is officially transferring to Colorado State to finish his college football career. Hart, who graduated from Alabama in June, had left the Crimson Tide football program and was looking for a new beginning..." July 31

  • Colorado State's Kevin Davis, Josh Lovingood granted extra year in football

    Reporter Herald "Colorado State's football program received good news this week as the Mountain West conference granted medical hardships for both linebacker Kevin Davis and defensive lineman Josh Lovingood. "We were grateful the league OK'd medical hardships for both Kevin and Josh," CSU head coach Jim..." May 16

  • Trinity grad Dalyn Dawkins transfers to Colorado State

    Louisville Courier-Journal "Dalyn Dawkins, a Trinity High School product who played a season at Purdue, told The Coloradoan newspaper on Thursday morning that he's transferring to Colorado State University. Dawkins, the nephew of former Denver Broncos safety Brian Dawkins, played sparingly for a one-win Boilmakers team as..." May 08

  • Likely starter at RB granted release by Colorado State

    College Football Talk "With leading rusher Kapri Bibbs leaving Colorado State for the NFL, it was thought that Donnell Alexander would be first in line to replace the talented running back. Unfortunately for head coach Jim McElwain and his offensive coaching staff, they’ll be forced to look at other options to fill the..." March 31

  • CSU Rams coach Jim McElwain wants Garrett Grayson to be a great QB

    Denver Post "With Garrett Grayson playing well down the stretch last season and seemingly entrenched as Colorado State's starting quarterback, Rams coach Jim McElwain isn't going to be fielding questions after each spring practice about the state of the quarterback race. "Isn't that nice?" McElwain said..." March 25

  • Colorado State losing QB to transfer

    College Football Talk "With Colorado State set to commence its second spring practice under head coach Jim McElwain, the Rams have seen the quarterback position take a hit in both depth and experience. At his pre-spring press conference Monday, McElwain confirmed that Conner Smith has decided to leave the football..." March 24

  • Former CSU Rams star Kapri Bibbs sets course to make it in NFL

    Denver Post "For starters at the NFL scouting combine, Kapri Bibbs could not overlook his introduction. The college football nation got to know Bibbs as a running back during his breakout sophomore season at Colorado State, where he tied for the NCAA major-college lead with 31 touchdowns rushing and ranked..." February 26

  • CSU Rams hire former Wyoming DB to strength-and-conditioning position

    Denver Post "Colorado State announced Tuesday that Michael Ray, a former defensive back at Wyoming, has been hired as CSU’s assistant strength-and-conditioning coach. Ray spent the past three years as Wyoming’s assistant sports-performance coach. He replaces Rashard Harris, who was named head..." February 25

  • Former Colorado State TE Crockett Gillmore added to Senior Bowl

    Denver Post "According to the school’s website, former Colorado State tight end Crockett Gillmore has accepted an invitation to this Saturday’s Senior Bowl (2 p.m., NFL Network) in Mobile, Ala. Gillmore played last weekend in the East-West Shrine Game. He will join another former CSU player, center..." January 23