Colorado Defeats Colorado State 28-14 - Recap
Colorado earned a 28-14 victory over Colorado State on Saturday in Week 3 action at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
The Buffaloes were a 7-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 51.5.
Tyler Hansen completed 17 of 32 pass attempts for 215 yards for the Buffaloes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Raymond Carter rushed for 30 yards for Colorado State, while Chris Nwoke added 29 yards. Pete Thomas threw for 157 yards for the Rams, while receivers Crockett Gillmore and T.J. Borcky had 84 and 28 yards respectively.
Colorado State was outgained by Colorado 360-243 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-16 by the Buffaloes.
Colorado State lost the time of possession battle 32:20/27:40, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Colorado looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Ohio State. Colorado State will aim to get back on the winning track at Utah State.