Pac-12 Notes


Pac-12 Notes

//posted 6.23.2021
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Pac-12 AD’s discussing eliminating divisions; eight-game conference season … “NCAA Amateurism is dead” – Can the NCAA as an institution be far behind? … Ranking college teams’ success based upon relative success in the NFL Draft …

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Preseason Magazines

//posted 6.22.2021
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ESPN’s Bill Connelly’s Pac-12 North Preview … Phil Steele’s projections: CU has No. 7 linebacker unit in the nation … Daily Camera posts CU summer roster overview (24 new faces since last season) … CBS: Ranking the Power Five quarterbacks … Athlon on CU: “There is intriguing talent all over the defense” …

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Colorado Basketball

//posted 6.22.2021
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Team Colorado forced to back out of The Basketball Tournament … Men’s non-conference schedule finalized (circle Dec. 21st on your calendar) … CU’s 11th-ranked Class gets in first practices: “We’re not going to spend a lot of time putting in plays” …

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Colorado Daily

//posted 6.22.2021
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Rick George on meeting with new Pac-12 commissioner George Kliavkoff: “It was candid, it was transparent, and it got me fired up” … **Full capacity to be allowed at Folsom Field and CU Events Center** … U.S. Supreme Court rules against NCAA in Alston case: “The NCAA is not above the law” …

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CU Recruiting Class of 2022

//posted 6.22.2021
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(6/22) CU back on the board with a commit from three-star offensive lineman Carter Edwards from Hattiesburg, Mississippi … (6/21) CU back down to seven commitments after DL Carlton Madden from Georgia decommits … (6/16) Commitment from three-star linebacker Kaden Ludwick from Clackamas, Oregon …

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Hitting mid-season … 1986: Win over Iowa State sets up showdown with Nebraska … 1991: Buffs use two 99-yard drives to upset No. 12 Oklahoma … 2001: “This One’s For Fred” – Buffs take out No. 25 Texas A&M … 2016: Buffs’ momentum doesn’t carry over to game against USC …

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Cheating in recruiting is commonplace, right? … But blatant flaunting of the rules – during a pandemic? Throw in the fact that the crack NCAA investigative staff has been given documentation of the cheating on a silver platter, and you may have a story which is not going to go away anytime soon …

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CU Olympic Sports

//posted 6.19.2021
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Joe Klecker becomes the second Buff to qualify for the Olympics … 14 Past and Present Buffs competing for Olympic berths … CU alum Morgan Pearson qualifies for the Olympics as a triathlete …

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1986 and 1991 – two satisfying Big Eight wins over rival Missouri … 1996: A 105-yard interception returns sparks No. 9 CU to 35-13 win over Oklahoma State … 2001: Defense shines in 16-6 upset of No. 12 Kansas State … 2016: No post-Oregon let down as Buffs rout Oregon State, 47-6 …

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VK Voice

//posted 6.18.2021
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In VK Berlin’s third – and perhaps last? – ramblings, he takes on the preseason magazines and their distain for CU football, takes a look at the makeup of the CU roster, and … well, rambles …

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1986: Close loss to No. 10 Arizona … 1991: Loss to Stanford eliminates CU from national title race … 1996: First-ever Big 12 game a big win over A&M … 2001: Game Four cancelled (story on the week of 9/11) … 2016: CU 41, Oregon 38 – Witherspoon’s interception preserves program changing victory (including videos) …

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A 12-team playoff would mean a dilution of meaning for the Rose Bowl (and possible elimination of minor bowls, reducing chances for 6-6 and 7-5 teams to earn post-season berths), but, had their been a 12-team playoff in 2016, the Buffs would have been in the mix …

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