TEMPE, Ariz. -- On a day full of upsets around college football, including a big one in the Pac-12, Arizona State left Colorado no room to spoil the Sun Devils' designs on a Pac-12 South title.
ASU's 54-13 win Saturday night was everything it was expected to be -- a total blowout -- but regardless of the opponent, the Sun Devils took an important, albeit small, step toward their conference goals.
"We dominated a team that we should dominate," ASU coach Todd Graham said. "We talked about a seven-step process, and we can check that one off and go to the next one."
Next up: No. 16 Washington, whose only losses have come against No. 5 Stanford and No. 2 Oregon.
With that big game looming, ASU needed the break Saturday's game offered. After a brutal four-game stretch against Wisconsin, Stanford, USC and Notre Dame, The Sun Devils had a chance to get out some frustration and rest a bit against Colorado.
ASU took full advantage of the opportunity, pummeling a Colorado team that has n...