1. Getting to Know Colorado Basketball's First Aussie, Nate Tomlinson

    (Image by Chip Broomfield, ProMotion Ltd./cubuffs.com) This season, head coach Jeff Bzdelik and the rest of the Colorado men’s basketball team will add a little bit of international flavor with the addition of freshman point guard Nate Tomlinson

    Ron Knabenbauer Written by Ron Knabenbauer about almost 6 years ago 984 reads 0 comments

  2. The Rise of the International College Athlete

    With the financial crisis hitting all over the world, it is now clear that the world has definitely become a smaller place, and when something happens over there, it has a huge effect over here...

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  3. Colorado Basketball Media Day: Team is Young But Moving in the Right Direction

    On Thursday the University of Colorado Men’s Basketball team had their annual Media Day at the Coors Event Center in Boulder, where head coach Jeff Bzdelik addressed local Boulder and Denver media...

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  4. College Football Week Seven Pick'em

    I'm not going to lie to you, last week was tough, but I'm feeling confident and am going to bounce back and sweep all of these games. Plus, if you minus the Texas Tech game, I was only 12 points away from being 7-1...

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  5. College Football Week Six Pick 'Em

    The last few weeks I've been struggling, but I smell a comeback and if all goes well I'll go 7-1 this week (read more and you'll find out). Here are my picks for the CU Independent for week six...

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  6. Wideout Josh Smith Having Huge Sophomore Season for Colorado Buffaloes

    Just 2:46 into the Sept. 18 game against West Virginia, 51,883 people dressed in black erupted as sophomore Josh Smith raced through the south end zone of Folsom Field, giving the Buffs an early 6-0 lead...

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  7. College Football Week 5 Pick 'em

    Last week was tough on me, but I'm coming back with some darn good picks this week. Overall: 16-8, Last week: 4-4 Arkansas 17 at (7) Texas 38 Arkansas will get some points, but the Longhorns are just going to run up and down the Razorback defense...

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  8. College Football Week 4 Pick 'em

    This weekend has many great matchups, including a few great SEC games. Ron Knabenbauer of the CU Independent gives his picks for the weekend...

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  9. CU Sports Mag: Breaking Down Eastern Washington and West Virginia

    Last week’s game against Eastern Washington was a close one for the Colorado Buffaloes. Ron Knabenbauer and Kate Siegel of CU Sports Mag break down the Eastern Washington game and preview the big Blackout game against West Virginia...

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  10. College Football Week 3 Pick 'em

    (13) Kansas 17 at (19) South Florida 27 – Kansas may have had a good season last year, but there is only one way to go after a season like that, down...

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  11. Cutler and Royal shine in Monday Night Smackdown against Raiders

    The Denver Broncos started the season off on a good foot on Monday night, beating down their longtime rivals, the Oakland Raiders, 41-14...

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  12. College Football Week 2 Pick 'em

    Though the season is still young, there are still a lot of good match ups out there, including a rivalry game in Florida, and two tough battles in the state of Colorado. Here are my picks this week for the CU Independent...

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  13. Where is He Now? Former CU QB Darian Hagan

    For many students at CU, the quarterback who headed the 1990 National Championship team is a mystery. But the man who helped bring the University’s only football championship ...

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  14. Colorado Coach Hawkins Suspends Two Offensive Lineman

    A day after the Colorado Buffaloes Football team beat down their in-state rival Colorado State, 38-17, Colorado Head Coach Dan Hawkins delivered another beat down. But this time it was on his own team...

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  15. What Joe Sakic's Return Means to the Avalanche

    On Wednesday at 1:15 PM (Mountain Standard Time), the Colorado Avalanche announced the return of the only captain they've ever known—Joe Sakic. It has been reported that the 39-year-old Sakic signed a one-year deal worth $6 million...

    Ron Knabenbauer Written by Ron Knabenbauer about 6 years ago 364 reads 1 comments

  16. Colorado Announces Captains for 2008 Season

    According to CUBuffs.com on Thursday, the CU Football team announced their four senior captains for the upcoming season...

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  17. Colorado Coach Dan Hawkins Addresses Outlook of the Team at Media Day

    Dan Hawkins has always been one to throw down some crazy quotes. So on Thursday’s annual football media day, would coach Hawk give the media some more wacky quotes? After his thirty-six ...

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  18. Broncos Lose Three Players in a Matter of 48 Hours

    This week hasn’t been the start that head coach Mike Shanahan was hoping for. With the Broncos first preseason game just days away, Shanahan learned that his best wide receiver ...

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  19. Peter Forsberg: The Love/Hate Relationship

    Every off-season, it seems that the Swedish born Peter Forsberg is recovering from an injury. In fact most of the second half of his career has been him recovering from injuries, mostly from his legs...

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  20. Colorado Basketball Schedule Features Intriguing Matchups

    Okay, the schedule was released on July 24, but this is still a good time to talk about the many intriguing matchups that the Colorado Men’s Basketball team will have this season...

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  21. Ten Burning Questions Entering the Colorado Buffaloes Football Season

    Last season, the Colorado Buffaloes football team came out on fire, starting 4-2. It looked like the Buffs would contend for the Big 12 North, but the team soon faded, finishing 6-6, losing a nail-biter to Alabama in the Independence Bowl...

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