• linebacker
  • David Klingler, Houston, Jr. QB Maxwell Award - Ty Detmer, BYU Walter Camp Award - Raghib Ismail, Notre Dame O'Brien Award - Ty Detmer, BYU Lombardi (Linebacker) - Chris Zorich, Notre Dame Outland (Interior) - Russell Maryland, Miami-FL AFCA Coach of the Year - Bobby Ross, Georgia Tech Colorado Buffaloes - AP Poll Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets - UPI Poll Voters were divided in the first poll of the 1990 college football season. (wikipedia.org)
  • This was the Thursday before the Buffaloes' final home game of the season, against Southern California on Nov. 23, and Derrick Webb, the senior linebacker from Memphis, took his turn at the front of the team auditorium in the Dal Ward Center. (denverpost.com)
  • What's more, the Buffaloes' pass defense will be hurt by the loss of their top defensive player, linebacker/end Kanavis McGhee, who broke an ankle in the 10th game of the season. (deseretnews.com)
  • Wildcats
  • The Wildcats were favored by 22 points going into the game. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dylan Meier threw for 125 yards and two touchdowns for the Wildcats (2-0), who extended their winning streak against Sun Belt teams to 10 straight games. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kansas State's defense stood tall and Thomas Clayton rushed for 119 yards and a touchdown, but No. 8 Louisville proved to be too much as the Cardinals handed the Wildcats their first setback of the season, 24-6. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Wildcats held the nation's top scoring offense to less than half its average and its fewest points in nearly a year. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Wildcats were unable to dent the scoreboard until early in the fourth quarter, when Clayton ripped off a 69-yard run for K-State's only points of the game. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kansas State won the battle of the stat sheet but was unable to turn yards into points as the Wildcats dropped a 17-3 decision at Baylor to open Big 12 play at Floyd Casey Stadium. (wikipedia.org)
  • Joe Washington rushed for 200 yards and four touchdowns against the Buffaloes, while eight players found the end zone versus the Wildcats. (wikipedia.org)
  • season
  • The season opening game was the Disneyland Classic between the Colorado Buffaloes and the Tennessee Volunteers in Anaheim, California. (wikipedia.org)
  • The unit's performance across all games in total defense (222.8 yards per game) and scoring defense (9.5 points per game) are the lowest marks by any Big Ten Conference football team since the 1985 season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chase Clement connected with Toren Dixon down the middle for a thirteen-yard gain and the first Owl touchdown of the season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paul Perkins rushed for two touchdowns in the game, and Jack spent time as a running back, running for his first touchdown of the season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kansas State running back Thomas Clayton ran for 177 yards and two touchdowns to lead Kansas State to its 16th straight win in a season opener, a 35-21 over Florida International in the Golden Panthers' first game as a full member of the Football Bowl Subdivision. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the same time, OU led the nation in scoring offense with an average of 43 points per game to finish the season as the only undefeated team in the country at 11-0. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 2007 Colorado Buffaloes football team represented the University of Colorado at Boulder in the 2007 NCAA Division I FBS football season. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 1990 Colorado Buffaloes football team represented the University of Colorado Boulder in the 1990 NCAA Division I-A football season. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the second consecutive season, Webb was a Buffaloes co-captain. (denverpost.com)
  • To further contrast the programs, which will play in Sunday s Independence Bowl, Colorado has won one national title compared to Alabama s 12, the Buffaloes are 12-15 in bowl games while the Crimson Tide has an NCAA-leading 55 appearances and 30 wins, and Hawkins contract of five years, $4.25 million is slightly more than what Alabama coach Nick Saban averages per season. (tuscaloosanews.com)
  • The 80 points were the most scored in a major bowl game, A year later, Colorado recorded its first 10-win season. (tuscaloosanews.com)
  • The Buffaloes (2-1, 0-1 Pac-12) won their first two games of the season but tanked against Oregon State last week, losing 44-17. (bleacherreport.com)
  • The dynamic junior leads Oregon with 338 rushing yards and six touchdowns this season. (bleacherreport.com)
  • Brian Howell of the Boulder Daily Camera answered five questions about the Buffaloes, who are looking for more signs of progress in their third season under Mike MacIntyre. (insidesocal.com)
  • CU has won a total of four Pac-12 games in its previous three seasons in the league combined and lost six times in league play last season by 20 or more points. (coloradodaily.com)
  • The Rams drove 76 yards on their ensuing possession and scored their first touchdown of the season on an 8-yard run by running back Dee Hart, an Alabama transfer. (coloradodaily.com)
  • He is young (a sophomore) and small (5-foot-6, 185-pounds), but he rushed for 1,243 yards and 10 touchdowns this season. (deseretnews.com)
  • For their part, the Buffaloes, who start just three seniors, are a young team that is banking on next season. (deseretnews.com)
  • 3. Arizona State (6-2, 4-1): Although his completion percentage is down from last season (67.1 to 62.9), Kelly is on pace to throw for 4,080 yards and 37 touchdowns, which would break school records in both categories. (bleacherreport.com)
  • The explosive dual-threat signal-caller finished the regular season with over 3,400 passing yards and 24 passing touchdowns to go along with over 1,100 rushing yards and 19 scores on the ground. (bleacherreport.com)
  • Trojans
  • The skinny: Lincoln's running back by committee has been unstoppable over the past five games, with the Trojans averaging 50.3 points during that span. (recordnet.com)
  • Buffs
  • Seven times the Buffs were tied or within a touchdown in the fourth quarter, but ultimately lost. (getboulder.com)
  • The Buffs overcame their own mistakes (three potential CU scores in the second quarter against WVU, any one of which could have blown the game wide open, resulted in zero no points), and held it together long enough to pull out a win over a highly regarded opponent. (bleacherreport.com)
  • Ducks
  • It took Oregon 11 minutes to get its first touchdown of the second half, but the Ducks claimed a 63-14 lead on Bryan Bennett's 3-yard run to cap a 10-play, 75-yard drive. (denverpost.com)
  • play
  • Scheidt also said Tuesday that Merced's top receiver, senior Jarrett Sparks (833 yards and 11 touchdowns) probably won't play because he has mononucleosis. (recordnet.com)
  • We knew we just had to play better in the second half, and the offense would score enough points to win," CU coach Gary Barnett said. (ljworld.com)
  • I felt the backside rush a little," Klatt said, "so I stepped up to give me a clear lane to get it to D.J. We ran that play for a touchdown in the first half, and it was successful. (ljworld.com)
  • After a 2-yard touchdown run by Oklahoma State running back Andre Richardson, Nebraska scored on its next offensive play, an 80-yard touchdown from I-back Lawrence Phillips. (wikipedia.org)
  • Back-up I-back Clinton Childs, starting in place of the suspended Lawrence Phillips, ran 65 yards for a touchdown on the game's first play from scrimmage. (wikipedia.org)
  • season's
  • The Buffaloes defeated the Fighting Irish 10-9 and at season's end were awarded the AP national championship in a split with Georgia Tech winning the UPI Coaches poll title. (wikipedia.org)
  • seven
  • However, Tech scored seven touchdowns while holding SMU to only three field goals and no touchdowns. (wikipedia.org)
  • The game pitted the Mississippi Southern Golden Eagles (today's Southern Miss) and the West Texas State Buffaloes (now West Texas A&M). The Buffaloes finished 3rd in the Border Conference, but they still managed to get invited to the Tangerine Bowl, their second bowl appearance in seven seasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • consecutive
  • This was followed by a successful point after try by Alex Trlica, who holds the NCAA record for consecutive extra points with no misses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kansas hadn't scored a touchdown since 1999 in Manhattan, a stretch of three consecutive games. (wikipedia.org)
  • shutout
  • After a sloppy performance on a soggy field in a 28-10 win at Iowa State, Oklahoma shutout a tough Missouri squad 37-0, a team that had beaten Nebraska and scored 82 points in its previous two games. (wikipedia.org)
  • team
  • Oregon, the top power-rated team in the Pac-12, is favored by 10 points at Palo Alto, Calif. The oddsmakers have it right. (bleacherreport.com)