Colorado Football Notes

Inside, notes from the Colorado football program as the Buffs look forward to Saturday's game at Texas Tech (10 a.m. MDT/ABC).
October 23, 2007

CU-Baylor Postgame Notes

Colorado lost to Baylor 34-31 in triple overtime in Boulder Saturday. The Buffs fell to 0-6 with the loss. Inside, notes from the game.
October 7, 2006

Backup Running Back Spot Up for Grabs

While the battle for the starting quarterback is the August camp's most urgent, the most interesting competition may be at tailback, where a group of players are vying to back up starter Hugh Charles. Inside, a look at that competition.
August 7, 2006

Hagan Wants More Physical Running Game

New running backs coach Darian Hagan wants the CU ballcarriers to develop a more physical approach to running the ball beginning next week. Inside, a preview of the Colorado running backs. Hagan tells the BSN what he expects from the ground attack.
March 8, 2006

Buff Run Game Faces Tough Task

Colorado hopes to get its offense back on track Saturday when it hosts Kansas. That will be a challenge because the Jayhawks boast the nation's fourth-ranked run defense.
October 19, 2005

Buffs Looking for Big Plays in Running Game

Last Saturday's scrimmage was marked by big plays on both sides of the ball. Absent, however, from the stat sheet was any significant yardage gained by the CU running backs. Running backs coach <b>Shawn Simms </b>wants to see that trend change as the Buffs move through their final week of spring practices. So does tailback <A HREF=[PlayerNode:1397303]>Hugh Charles</A>.
April 18, 2005

A Conversation with Byron Ellis

After <A HREF=[PlayerNode:1223690]>Lawrence Vickers</A>, <A HREF=[PlayerNode:1397315]>Byron Ellis</A> is the leading returning rusher from last year's team. The sophomore-to-be had 19 carries for 61 yards in 2004. Inside, a conversation with Ellis.
March 11, 2005

Spring Preview: Running Backs

<A HREF=[PlayerNode:1223510]>Bobby Purify</A>, the third-leading rusher in Colorado history is gone, and so are the 209 carries Purify had last fall. One of the team's goals this spring will be to find out how to replace those carries next season. Coach Watson and Coach Simms talk with the BSN to speak about their plans for the position.
March 11, 2005