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Feb 23

Spring position preview: Running backs have tall task in replacing Phillip Lindsay

Colorado no longer has Phillip Lindsay to lean on in the run game, after the second-leading rusher in program history has graduated.

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Feb 23

CU Buffs’ Isaac Miller will miss spring practice

Colorado head football coach Mike MacIntyre has often said that when offensive lineman Isaac Miller is healthy, he has the ability to be special.

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Feb 22

Slumping CU Buffs basketball desperate to regroup before UCLA rematch

It wasn't quite six weeks ago when the Colorado men's basketball team faced a challenge it had never previously conquered in seeking a road win against UCLA.

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Feb 22

George King struggling through CU basketball’s three-game losing streak

It remains to be seen if the Colorado men's basketball still has enough in the tank for a late-season push that might land the Buffaloes a berth in the NIT.

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Feb 22

USC’s Chimezie Metu, Jordan McLaughlin too much for CU Buffs to handle

Earlier this week, Tad Boyle offered a lengthy train of thought on how basketball often simply comes down to players making plays at crunch time. Unfortunately for the University of Colorado Buffaloes, the ones who did so Wednesday night were wearing USC jerseys.

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Feb 22

USC pulls away late from CU Buffs men’s basketball

The Colorado men's basketball team was unable to slow down USC defensively and experienced a scoring drought at a critical juncture late in the second half, allowing the visiting Trojans to pull away for a 75-64 victory in a Pac-12 Conference game Wednesday night at the Coors Events Center.

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Feb 22

Spring position preview: CU Buffs looking for more production from OLBs

Of all the talent that the Colorado football team lost from its defense after the 2016 season, it may have been Jimmie Gilbert that the Buffaloes missed the most.

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Feb 21

Coach in the making? Senior Josh Repine makes most of his voice, view for CU basketball

Last month, as the Colorado men's basketball team took its almost-annual two game jaunt through Arizona, Josh Repine couldn't help taking a few moments to savor the view inside each arena the Buffaloes visited.

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Feb 21

Game day notes: It’s NIT or bust for CU Buffs men’s basketball

The Colorado men's basketball team may or may not reach the NIT tournament. What won't happen, however, is a return engagement in a third-tier postseason tournament like the College Basketball Invitational.

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Feb 21

Chat replay: Pat Rooney discusses CU basketball (Feb. 21, 2018)

BuffZone.com beat Writer Pat Rooney takes questions and leads a discussion on University of Colorado Buffaloes basketball ahead of the final homestand of the regular season.

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Feb 21

Emotions likely to heat up in CU basketball rematch against USC

Imagine Buffaloes guard McKinley Wright dribbling out the clock as CU gets set to celebrate what would be a critical victory against the USC Trojans Wednesday night.

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Feb 20

Spring position preview: Buffs loaded with talent at WR

Two years ago, the Colorado football team had to replace its all-time leading receiver, Nelson Spruce, and the Buffaloes actually got better at the position.

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Feb 20

Spring position preview: CU Buffs busy prepping TEs

On the field, Gary Bernardi won't have a lot of players to work with this spring, but Colorado's tight ends coach will be a busy man.

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Feb 20

With NCAA tourney hopes likely over, CU Buffs have work to do for NIT berth

The Colorado men's basketball team is beginning to concede the writing is on the wall. Barring an unlikely run of four wins in four days at the Pac-12 Conference tournament in two weeks, the Buffaloes will not be going to the NCAA Tournament.

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Feb 20

Pac-12 notes: USC’s Bennie Boatwright injured ahead of trip to CU

Much like the Colorado Buffaloes, the USC Trojans will be limping into the Coors Events Center on Wednesday night.

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Feb 20

Spring position preview: Evan Worthington leads talented safeties

Coming into his second year with the Colorado football team, safeties coach ShaDon Brown knows that the Buffaloes have to get better on the back end of the defense.

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Feb 19

Buffs basketball looks to rebound from road losses

SEATTLE - During an ugly, two-loss trip to the Pacific Northwest, the Colorado men's basketball team had plenty of things go wrong.

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Feb 19

Spring football position preview: Kurt Roper helping Buffs’ QBs take next step

By now, many pundits and fans have formed an opinion about Colorado quarterback Steven Montez.

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Feb 18

Buffs get a scare, but Tyler Bey OK after bumping knee

SEATTLE — As freshman Tyler Bey went to the floor clutching his left leg on Saturday evening at Alaska Airlines Arena, Colorado head coach Tad Boyle had a sick feeling.

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Feb 18

‘Feast or famine’ CU basketball falls flat in loss to Washington

When the Colorado men's basketball team is at its best, it is a dangerous team with the ability to beat anyone in the Pac-12.

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