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Depth Chart released – Connor Wood named starting quarterback
The Colorado depth chart has been released, and can be found here.
From CUBuffs.com … At long last, Connor Wood has an offense to command. Of more importance, he’s never felt better about being in command.
An arduous and frequently frustrating journey that has taken him from Austin to Boulder and through three coaching staffs has culminated in what Wood has dreamt of all along: to enter a college football season as a starting quarterback.
The 6-4, 225-pound junior will open for Colorado on Sunday against rival Colorado State in the Rocky Mountain Showdown. Kickoff is at 4 p.m. (CBS Sports Network) at Denver’s Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Wood’s backup will be Sefo Liufau, a gifted true freshman who absorbed enough of CU’s pistol offense and made enough plays in August camp to ease past junior college transfer Jordan Gehrke and third-year sophomore Stevie Joe Dorman.
Connor Wood was named the Buff's starting quarterback today, as Colorado prepares for its season opener Sunday against arch rival Colorado State. BuffPlayBook.com was there at today's practice to get Mike MacIntyre and Wood's thoughts on the decision.
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