The “Rocky Mountain Showdown” needs to move back to campus to become a real rivalry

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The University of Colorado and Colorado State University are set to continue the “Rocky Mountain Showdown” this year on September 2. This...
Via Mile High Sports
1 day ago

College sports daily update June 29, 2016

Colorado State men’s golf has added another player to their roster. Head coach Christian Newton announced Pierce Aichinger will join the team for the 2016-17 season. Aichinger played his prep golf at Valor Christian where he earned all-state, All-Colorado and all-league honors. He tired for sixth in the 4A state tournament and helped lead Valor to a second consecutive title. Regis...

Return of Rocky Mountain Showdown could come sooner than expected

  When Colorado athletic director Rick George decided to not schedule the annual Rocky Mountain Showdowns with the Colorado State Rams following the 2020 season, fans along the front range and throughout the state were disappointed to see a possible end to Colorado’s best in-state football rivalry. When the Buffs scheduled a home-and-home with another member of the Mountain West...
Via BSN Denver
2 days ago

ROOT Sports will televise three CSU football games in 2016

Through a statement released by Colorado State, ROOT Sports TV Network will be broadcasting three Rams games on their network for the 2016 season. The announcement came directly from the Mountain West Conference and ROOT Sports. ROOT Sports and the Rams have partnered up in the past and will continue that partnership moving forward. The primarily Rocky Mountain region based broadcasting...
Via BSN Denver
7 days ago

Photos: June 21 update of Colorado State’s on-campus stadium

  And the stadium goes up! On a Tuesday. In fact, construction of Colorado State’s new on-campus stadium is flying by because they take few days off (Sundays seem to be the only time the former, giant parking lot sits still as it’s transformed into a beautiful, new stadium). If you live in Fort Collins, now’s a great time to drive by the stadium and look at the progress yourself...
Via BSN Denver
9 days ago

Colorado State safety Justin Sweet arrested for suspicion of DUI

FORT COLLINS — Colorado State senior safety Justin Sweet was arrested early Wednesday morning for suspicion of driving under the influence by the Larimer County Sheriff’s Department. Sweet, 21, was pulled over at the corner at College and Laurel by a deputy and was also cited for speeding. The sheriff’s department said a full report has yet to be filed. A junior out of Las...

WR Deionte Gaines not returning to Colorado State, will transfer

In less than surprising news, Colorado State Rams wide receiver Deionte Gaines officially announced he will be transferring from the program. The news comes after Rams head coach Mike Bobo confirmed during spring that Gaines was not currently a member of the team. Gaines took to social media to announce his decision, though he did not indicate any potential landing spots. “I...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Oklahoma President David Boren Says “25 Schools” Have Shown Interest In Big 12

The possibility of Big 12 expansion has been discussed at length recently, with a variety of different programs reportedly showing interest. Oklahoma president David Boren, a longtime proponent of expansion, spoke with the media today following a meeting with the OU Board of Regents. Among the interesting tidbits Boren dropped was his statement that more than two dozen schools have...
Via College Spun
May 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Derrick Thomas’s son, Donnell Alexander, gets tryout with Chiefs

Former linebacker Derrick Thomas is one of the greatest players in Kansas City Chiefs history and it looks like his legacy could be carried on. His son, former Colorado State and Akron running back Donnell Alexander, has landed a tryout with the team. The team reported that Alexander was on the field with the team over the weekend and he seemed to impress the coaches there. He spoke...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Oklahoma, Syracuse, Texas A&M Named Finalists For Colorado State Basketball Transfer John Gillon

John Gillion, a 13.2 points per game scorer for Colorado State, has elected to play his final college basketball season elsewhere, and he has narrowed his search down to three schools, all of whom made serious noise last season. Two—Oklahoma and Syracuse—made the Final Four, while the third, Texas A&M, won 28 games and reached the Sweet 16 after winning the SEC regular season...
Via College Spun
April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

An early exit does not define the CSU Rams women’s basketball team

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Colorado State women’s basketball team had their March Madness come to as sudden and disappointing end on Saturday as the Lady Rams lost...
Via Mile High Sports
March 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Colorado State is the perfect “Cinderella Team”

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Colorado State Rams returned from Las Vegas with a Mountain West Conference Championship trophy in hand, but that’s only the beginning...
Via Mile High Sports
March 16, 2016  |  Discuss

No. 22 Colorado State women advance, 60-42 over New Mexico

LAS VEGAS (AP) Elin Gustavsson scored 18 points on Wednesday night and No. 22 Colorado State beat fifth-seeded New Mexico 60-42 in the Mountain West Conference tournament semifinals. Keyora Wharry added 15 points and Jamie Patrick scored 12 as the top-seeded Rams (30-1) won their 27th straight. Colorado State took control with a 12-0 run in the second quarter and pulled away...
Via Associated Press
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Joey Porter At Colorado State’s Pro Day

Little bit of draft news on this wild first day of free agency. Joey Porter and at least one other Pittsburgh Steelers’ scout are attending Colorado State’s Pro Day, according to The Football Educator’s Brandon Thorn, who is in attendance. Joey Porter is here at the CSU pro day with a #Steelers... The post Joey Porter At Colorado State’s Pro Day appeared first on Steelers...
Via Steelers Depot
March 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Jim McElwain Announces QB Treon Harris, WR Antonio Callaway Haven’t Been With Florida Program Since January

Jim McElwain announced this afternoon that two of Florida’s top offensive players from 2015 haven’t been with the program this offseason.  Quarterback Treon Harris and wide receiver Antonio Callaway “haven’t been with us since January,” McElwain said.  The pair will not be at spring practice.  McElwain says #Gators will be without Treon Harris and Antonio Callaway....
Via College Spun
March 08, 2016  |  Discuss

On senior day, the CSU Rams cemented one of the greatest eras in program history

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The 23rd ranked Colorado State Rams played their final home game last night, honoring the seniors who have put so much hard work and dedication...
Via Mile High Sports
March 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Colorado State Rams football’s 2016 schedule released

The Mountain West Conference announced the 2016 football schedule Tuesday, consisting of 97 games, 48 of which are conference matchups. Each member of the 12-team conference, will play five-intra-divisional games and three cross-divisional opponents, marking the fourth year the conference has used this format. After a successful first season that ended in a heartbreaking 28-23 [...]
Via BSN Denver
March 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Colorado State’s Ross Hodge named a Top-10 recruiter by ESPN

  Colorado State Rams men’s basketball is enduring a difficult season, but that doesn’t take away from the truly talented coaching staff Larry Eustachy’s assembled in Fort Collins. The 2015-16 Rams hoops team has been devastated by injury — a season-ending shoulder injury to leading scorer Gian Clavell — and tragedy — Emmanuel Omogbo’s four [...]
Via BSN Denver
March 02, 2016  |  Discuss

No. 25 Colorado State women win 74-56, run win streak to 23

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) Keyora Wharry and Jamie Patrick scored 15 points each and No. 25 Colorado State extended its school-record win streak to 23 straight with a 74-56 victory over Nevada on Saturday. Elin Gustavsson added 13 points and Ellen Nystrom had nine assists for the Rams (26-1, 16-0 Mountain West), who were ranked this week for the first time since Nov. 18, 2002. ...
Via Associated Press
February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

No. 25 Colorado State women slip past New Mexico 49-48

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) Keyora Wharry had 15 points and the No. 25 Colorado State women held on to win their 22nd straight Wednesday night, 49-48 over New Mexico. Cherise Beynon had a 3-pointer and layup that capped a 12-2 rally by the Lobos and pulled them within one with 49 seconds left. Both teams went scoreless from there although Beynon attempted a jumper with eight seconds...
Via Associated Press
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

America finally gives the CSU Rams the respect they deserve

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit On Monday, the Colorado State women’s basketball team finally made it into the Associated Press’ Top 25. With the second-longest win streak...
Via Mile High Sports
February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Colorado State Rams earn first ranking since 2002

Colorado State coach Ryun Williams was glad to be part of history. On the same day that Tennessee's 31-year run in The Associated Press women's basketball poll ended, the Rams made the Top 25 for the first time since 2002. ''Tennessee, UConn, Notre Dame, those teams are elite. The consistency of excellence is remarkable,'' Williams said. ''I know what it's taken for us to get...
Via Associated Press
February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Off to 23-1 start, Colorado State remains unranked

Colorado State's record? 23-1. Rank in the polls? Still waiting. For as successful as this season has been so far for coach Ryun Williams and the Rams, the recognition has been slow to catch up. That's perfectly fine with Williams, whose team has reeled off a school-record 20 straight wins and counting. The Rams aren't chasing a spot in the polls, only an NCAA tournament bid for...
Via Associated Press
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

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