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Pac-12 Notes

//posted 2.26.2021
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NCAA sets parameters for March Madness: No replacement teams once tournament begins … Chip Kelly retains defensive coordinator Jerry Azzinario (good news for the rest of the Pac-12) … Cal athletics turns a FY “profit” after $25.1 million bailout from central campus …

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Colorado Basketball

//posted 2.26.2021
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Addition of transfer Jeriah Horne may have been the missing piece … Jeriah Horne and McKinley Wright lead Buffs to an 80-62 win over No. 19 USC … Tad Boyle: “When we play at a high level on the defensive end and rebound the ball, we can beat anybody” …

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Colorado Daily

//posted 2.26.2021
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New defensive coordinator Chris Wilson’s vision “to be the most physical defense in the Pac-12” … CU hiring an Athletics Director of Digital Content … The Daily Camera posts its pre-spring roster analysis … LaVontae Shenault picks up another traffic citation (going 93 mph on the Turnpike) …

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Rankings and Ratings

//posted 2.26.2021
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Bracketology: CBS’ Jerry Palm sees the light – CU back up to a No. 9 seed (No. 7 seed at ESPN) … CU at No. 16 nationally on both KenPom and NET Rankings (overtaking USC as No. 1 Pac-12 teams in NET Rankings) … Pac-12 Power Rankings: CU holding steady at No. 4 …

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IF Nate Landman can make a full recovery, and IF transfers Jack Lamb and Robert Barnes turn out to be four-star players, the CU linebacker corps could be a strength this fall … This spring, however, will be all about the remaining players on the roster not named Carson Wells showing that they can play at the Pac-12 level if CU needs a Plan B …

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The CU coaches’ room for 2021 is set, as is most of the fall roster … What to make of the coaching changes made this off-season, with a mailbag of roster questions as we set our sights on Spring Practices, 2021 …

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The good news? CU has five defensive backs returning with ample starting experience … The bad news? CU ranked 71st in pass defense in 2020, with only four interceptions … Will new pass game coordinator Brett Maxie make a difference? …

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CU Recruiting Class of 2022

//posted 2.20.2021
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CU’s second commitment: Three-star DL Carlton Madden from Ellenwood, Georgia … Madden: “They build their defense around players like myself” … CU first commitment: Three-star DB Dylan Dixson from Pearland, Texas …

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CU’s special teams were ranked in the bottom half nationally in most categories, which should merit attention in Karl Dorrell’s first spring practices … Incumbents returning at both kicker (Evan Price – 5/6 FG’s) and punter (Josh Watts – 40.89 yds/punt) …

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Random Thoughts – Vol. VI

//posted 2.14.2021
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McKinley Wright hitting 1,600/600/600 in a loss does not diminish his accomplishment … CU’s wins over Oregon State and Stanford: defensive prowess accomplished only one other time in 58 years … Preferred walk-ons: The COVID Class years way to build a roster …

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Quotable Quotes from Karl Dorrell press conference … Know a Regent? Send them the response the Oregon State President gave when asked about spending money on athletics … Remember Luke Horne? You will after today …

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The Recruiting Class of 2021 did not increase on Wednesday, but there was still plenty of news … A player-by-player review of the 17 newest members of the Buff Nation … What happened to the recruits we were supposed to sign? … Winning the Battle of the Transfer Portal …

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