Losing Touch


Posts Tagged ‘Nick Kasa’

Losing Touch

//posted 5.11.2015

CU is at a 50-year low in terms of former players on NFL rosters. How long before the trend is reversed?

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Colorado Daily – April

//posted 4.30.2013

CU picks up junior college quarterback, Jordan Gehrke … “He just happened to be in the right place at the right time with CU looking for a quarterback”

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Pac-12 Notes – April

//posted 4.30.2013

Arizona RB Daniel Jenkins transferring – back to Arizona … ASU may go to court to force Notre Dame to come to Tempe

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Colorado Daily – February

//posted 2.27.2013

DC Kent Baer to take it slow with CU defense … Scott: CU “can see some daylight” in facilities upgrades

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Bakhtiari, Kasa to NFL Combine … Mac: “I like kids with a chip on their shoulders with something to prove”

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Colorado Daily – December

//posted 12.29.2012

USC WR Robert Woods to NFL; start UCLA LB to stay in school … Boise State staying in the Mountain West Conference

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Utah 42, Colorado 35

//posted 11.25.2012

Colorado completed its worst season in school history, and first season ever in Folsom without a victory, in a 42-35 season-ending loss to Utah.

With the loss, the Buffs fell to 1-11 for the 2012 season, the first 11-loss season in 123 years of college football at the University of Colorado. The Buffs finished 0-6 in games played in Boulder, the first winless season at home since 1920, and the first season with nothing but losses at home since the Buffs posted 0-2 home record in 1891.

A 23-point underdog, the Buffs stayed close to the Utes throughout, even taking the lead for much of the third quarter, before falling to a 22-point Utah fourth-quarter comeback. Colorado out-gained Utah on the afternoon, 418 yards to 336, and had more first downs that did the Utes (25-to-18). Five turnovers, though, including four interceptions thrown by starter Nick Hirschman, condemned the Buffs to an off-season of national ridicule.

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No. 11 USC 50, Colorado 6

//posted 10.22.2012

USC quarterback Matt Barkley threw for 298 yards and six touchdowns while establishing USC’s new career mark for touchdown passes, while Trojan wide receiver Robert Woods set a pair of school records himself in the Trojans’ 50-6 victory over Colorado. Woods set a single-game school record for touchdown catches, with four, and passed Dwayne Jarrett on USC’s career receptions list with his 217th career catch on his third scoring grab.

Colorado, meanwhile, couldn’t get out of its own way, turning the ball over six times, while the Buff defense presented only token opposition to the USC offense. In falling for the 16th time in 20 games under Jon Embree, Colorado endured its 11th blowout loss under the Embree regime.

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Colorado Daily – USC

//posted 10.17.2012

Ray Polk: “I know I’m not at 100%, but I think I can help the team out” … Notes worth Noting, USC

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A 20-17 halftime score turns into a rout, as the Buffs complete the “easy” portion of the schedule 1-5 …

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UCLA 42, Colorado 14

//posted 9.29.2012

CU hangs in for awhile, but UCLA dominates both sides of the line in cruising to a four-touchdown victory

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Colorado quarterback Jordan Webb scored on a four-yard run with nine seconds to play, the last of three Colorado touchdowns in the final seven minutes, to stun Washington State 35-34 on Saturday in the Pac-12 Conference opener for both teams.

Webb threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more for Colorado, which had been outscored by an average of 40-19 coming into the game, and entered the game in Pullman as twenty-point underdogs.

The start of the game was eerily similar to what had befallen the Buffs in a 69-14 defeat at Fresno State the week before. Washington State took the opening kickoff and barely broke a sweat in taking the ball down the field for a score. It took the Cougars only six plays to cover 75 yards, with quarterback Connor Halliday hitting Gabe Marks for a 32-yard touchdown less than two minutes into the game.

Then, something different happened … Colorado did not immediately fold.

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