The Buffs are coming off a 23-20 victory over Kansas State and are in first place in the Big 12 North division with a 4-1 conference mark, and 6-2 overall record. Missouri fell on the road to rival Kansas, 13-3, on Saturday. The Tigers are in second place in the North division with a 3-2 Big 12 record, and 5-3 overall mark.
Earlier today, the Buffs were ranked No. 24 in the Coaches Poll and No. 25 in the AP Poll. The Buffs were No. 24 in last week's BCS Poll. This week's BCS rankings will be made public Monday.